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Vegan on the road: Central Europe

 I've always wanted to go to Prague, having often heard that it was a magical place of extraordinary architecture and history (especially since it mostly escaped bombing during World War II).

Twitter launches 'Buy' button

What do fans of Megadeath, The Nature Conservancy and Home Depot have in common? They will now be able to make purchases via Twitter.

Joan Rivers gets showbiz send-off with New York funeral

Joan Rivers is getting the "Hollywood" funeral she wanted, "a huge showbiz affair with lights, camera and action."

Rock is dead, says Gene Simmons

Add Gene Simmons to the list of people pulling the plug on rock 'n' roll.

What parents should know about virus spreading across US, EV-D68

Hundreds of children across the United States have been hospitalized with a serious respiratory illness. Scientists say they believe the bug to blame is Enterovirus D68, also known as EV-D68.

Guess who got married this weekend?

Neil Patrick Harris is officially a married man. The 41-year-old actor revealed in a tweet on Monday that he and his partner of 10 years, David Burtka, exchanged vows in Italy on Saturday.

'Sons of Guns' star charged with another count of forcible rape

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives added a charge of Forcible Rape today on William Hayden, 49, of 11770 Greenwell Springs for the alleged rape of a 12-year-old female that occurred approximately 22 years ago within East Baton Rouge Pa

Olive Garden offers all you can eat -- for seven weeks

If you fantasize about stuffing your face with Olive Garden pasta for seven weeks straight, Monday is your day.

Say what? Boy, 9, goes joy riding in city bus, police say

A Saskatoon driver who stole a city bus and bumped into two other vehicles won't lose his license, police in the Canadian city said. That's because the alleged culprit is only 9 years old.

Propaganda concerns, duty to tell whole story drive decisions about terror videos

There are no easy answers when journalists have to decide how to cover a terrorist group's video.