And that might not be just a blip.
Exposure is getting worse in parts of the world, especially industrializing countries.
Europe's Tesco hired anthropologists and sent executives to live with families. But they still couldn't figure out how Americans buy food.
There's plenty of buzz about Chinese tourists flocking to Paris for luxury goods. But the top tourist destinations are a bit closer to home.
They will travel at 40 mph.
China’s Communist Party took another swipe at excessive government spending, with a five-year hiatus on constructing state buildings.
It's an attempt to instill rule of law in Chinese cities known for their chaotic roadways.
Only 4 of the 81 people with confirmed cases of bird flu in China have fully recovered; human transmission still can't be ruled out.
We hate to disappoint, but banning BBQ won't do much.
The "CDD" is helping residents open banks and encouraging them to shop local.
Some of the world’s fastest-growing pockets of wealth are in five cities you may never have heard of.
What were the Games good for, exactly?
The big concerns are much the same as in America: inequality, problems with the government, and the rising price of goods.