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The wealthiest 1% have almost half of the world's money.

A scientist who predicted a grim ‘Hothouse Earth’ says the world’s billionaires need to give up their money to save us

Ecologist Johan Rockström, who directs the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research in Stockholm, has proposed a plan that could cut global emissions, eliminate poverty and hunger, and keep the world cool enough to sustain future generations.

The worst things about living in New York City, according to 15 millennials

Living in New York City has its advantages and disadvantages, but there are certain things that New Yorkers have particular trouble putting up with. Author Audrey Noble spoke to 15 NYC residents for this list of the worst things about the city.
Nicole Kidman on HBO's "Big Little Lies."

How much the highest-paid stars on TV are making, including big raises for the stars of ‘Westworld’

The highest-paid actors include Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman, who negotiated $1 million salaries for the second season of HBO's Emmy-winning drama "Big Little Lies," and Jim Parsons of "The Big Bang Theory," who is reportedly walking away from a two-year, $50 million paycheck.
William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, on their wedding day in 2011.

14 of the biggest royal weddings in history

With the royal wedding of Princess Eugenie and her fiancé Jack Brooksbank just days underway, we looked back on the most lavish royal weddings of all time. Throughout history royals have dropped millions on wedding dresses, parties and venues at castles.
Halloween is terrifying.

25 reasons why Halloween is the worst time of year

Not everyone likes to celebrate Halloween. From the overwhelming task of picking a clever costume to pumpkin spice flavored everything, here are all the reasons why Halloween is the actually the worst.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

12 things everyone gets wrong about Germany

A German explains the things that everyone gets wrong about Germany. German's don't just drink beer and eat wurst and sauerkraut all day.

I grew up in Munich — here are my top tips for tackling Oktoberfest like a local

The best tips to experience Oktoberfest like a local. From toasting with "prost!" when you drink to sharing a table. These tips will help navigate the world's biggest beer fest like a pro.
Sylvester Schneider, behind the bar of his German restaurant Zum Schneider, teaches us the art of pouring beer.

How to pour beer like a German

Pouring beer is an art. Here's how to pour a beer according to a German expert pourer and drinker of beer.
Reese Witherspoon and her daughter Ava Philippe look more like sisters.

36 celebrity kids who look just like their famous parents

From Lisa Bonet to Reese Witherspoon, these famous parents passed down their good looks to their lucky children.
Smarkets CEO Jason Trost lets employees pick how much they want to get paid.

What happens when you let employees pick how much they want to be paid? This company decided to find out.

"I think this is the fairest system," Smarkets CEO Jason Trost said. "It gives people a rightful sense that they are more in control of their job, more in control of their position."