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I visited the futuristic park filled with towering ‘supertrees’ featured in ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ and it looks like something straight out of science-fiction

Summer blockbuster “Crazy Rich Asians” is set in Singapore, which is known worldwide for its extravagance and wealth. The Gardens By The Bay, featured in “Crazy Rich Asians,” is a major landmark in Singapore, featuring more than a million plants, the world’s largest glass greenhouse, and a grove of 160-foot tall ‘supertrees.’ I recently visited […]

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Gen Z is obsessed with Supreme, the skater brand that sells out within seconds. Here’s what it’s like to go to one of its heavily hyped launches.

Teens are obsessed with Supreme, a skater brand that has seen mainstream success in recent years. Supreme has garnered a lot of attention in the past week after copies of the New York Post with Supreme ads on the cover flew off the shelves. Almost all Supreme products sell out instantly. Because of how quickly […]

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The 50 most livable cities in the world in 2018

The Economist Intelligence Unit released its annual Global Livability Index, measuring the most livable cities in the world. For the first time in eight years, Melbourne, Australia, did not finish in the No. 1 spot. The cities were judged by metrics like crime rates, healthcare quality, infrastructure, and levels of corruption. The US had several […]

Business

Trump, on Twitter, argues that social media limits conservatives’ free speech

By David Nakamura | Washington Post BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — President Donald Trump on Saturday waded into the growing debate over the role of social media companies in policing public discourse, accusing them of “totally discriminating” against Republicans and conservative commentators. In a series of morning tweets from his private resort in Bedminster, New Jersey, the […]

Sports

Mourinho calls Man City ‘disrespectful’ in documentary

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho suggested Premier League rival Manchester City was “disrespectful” and lacking “class” in a behind-the-scenes documentary that was released this week. Amazon’s eight-part documentary of City’s title-winning year in the Premier League last season gave a TV crew almost unlimited access to players and managerial staff, offering insight […]