Should travellers use phones on planes?

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Should travellers use phones on planes?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Are calling on airplanes inevitable? People are becoming increasingly reliant on their phones, but are they okay with that? Many argue that the light hand-held calls will make…

Art adviser who wore fake moustache guilty of art fraud

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Art adviser who wore fake moustache guilty of art fraud

In a guilty plea before Judge Charles Breyer, Robert Green entered a confession that he and co-conspirators allegedly defrauded their victims of millions of dollars between 2007 and 2017 by representing them as artists…

Advance of tourism marks a 'breakthrough' for Myanmar

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Advance of tourism marks a ‘breakthrough’ for Myanmar

Written by Staff Writer by Staff Writer by Jon Ostrower, CNN There are many reasons why Burma (also known as Myanmar) has recently shifted gears from isolationism to a more open-minded approach, but one…

The perfect job: an expat in New York

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The perfect job: an expat in New York

It’s easy to be cynical. The Foreign Service – your chosen profession – is one of the world’s top salaried posts, and for some of us, exceptionally demanding. But they put the “very” in…

CVS Health is closing 900 stores amid a big-picture shift

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CVS Health is closing 900 stores amid a big-picture shift

CVS Health announced plans Thursday to close 900 stores in its core retail pharmacy business over the next three years. The closings, among the biggest mass-retail store shut downs in the industry, represent just…

Activists Protest Blood Center’s Planned Move

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Activists Protest Blood Center’s Planned Move

A furious fight broke out on Monday evening in front of the Manhattan Blood Center’s headquarters in Rockefeller Center, when activists rallied in support of the group’s longtime executive director. The center is planning…