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Astronaut captures video of lightning storm from space!

Here's something you probably haven't seen before. This video shows what a lightning storm looks like from space! American astronaut Reid Wiseman took this video from aboard the International Space Station.

France admits it's rude to visitors

It's a big nation that can take a long hard look at itself and reach the conclusion it might be a bit rude toward tourists.

7 best islands of Cambodia

They're still massively undeveloped compared to their Thai neighbors, but Cambodia's islands are starting to get the attention they deserve.

8 oddest vending machines from around the world

Legend has it the first machine dispensed holy water in exchange for a coin in ancient Egypt. Tobacco vending machines have been around since the 1600s. Then came soft drinks, chocolate bars, bubble gum and condoms.

Queen of England visits 'Game of Thrones' set

Look out Lannisters ... Windsor is coming.

How to bring the spirit of the World Cup into your kitchen

After a riveting win in Round One versus Ghana, fans of Team USA are gearing up for Sunday's World Cup matchup with Portugal. We have got some ideas on how you can capture the flavor of Brazil on game day.

U.S. State Department finds 4 worst countries for human trafficking

After several years of what it calls broken promises, the U.S. government has singled out Thailand, Malaysia, The Gambia and Venezuela for taking insufficient action against human trafficking.

89-year-old Philadelphia man faces extradition for Nazi war crimes at Auschwitz

(CNN) -- For decades, prosecutors say, Johann (John) Breyer had successfully eluded a dark past.

How to protect yourself from the new mosquito borne virus

Public health authorities are warning Americans to be aware of a dangerous mosquito borne illness that is hitting the Caribbean islands and other locations overseas.

World's 10 most expensive cities to visit

If there's any truth in the old saw that London's streets are paved with gold, it's probably because they've been gilded by cash stripped from the pockets of tourists.