Where does fake movie money come from?

"I just got out of a meeting with the Secret Service. I'm still in the parking lot," said Rich "RJ" Rappaport at the beginning of our phone interview. The reason for the meeting? Some discussion about fake money.Rappaport is the founder of Atlanta-based RJR Props, a movie prop company that

A 17-year-old takes on a $2 trillion industry

Written by Oscar Holland, CNNThis story forms part of a collaboration with Dazed Beauty -- a new platform dedicated to redefining the language and communication of beauty.Aaron Philip's life has been transformed by becoming the first black, trans, disabled model to sign for a major agency. Since joining the renowned

Waiting game: An extended look at how we queue

Many of us experience multiple queues on an average day. If they move quickly, they're soon forgotten. But a slow line can seem to last forever and can put a drag on an entire day. What separates a good queuing experience from a bad one, however, is not just the

The unexpected history of the Sikh turban

Written by Amit AminNaroop JhootiAmit Amin and Naroop Jhooti, a creative duo known professionally as Amit and Naroop, are London-based photographers, directors and authors of "Turbans and Tales." The following is an edited excerpt from their book. The opinions in this article belong to the authors.Growing up in Southall, West

The world’s most romantic places

(CNN) — Maybe you'd choose the white sands and turquoise waters of a deserted tropical beach. Perhaps it's the lure of iconic cultural cities such as Paris, Venice or Istanbul. Then again, the call of the wild from a safari is a pretty special way to spend time with your

Picture perfect: Dubai’s top Instagram spots

Editor's Note — CNN's series often carry sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Our sponsorship policy.Whether on a layover or as a destination, Dubai has a lot to keep you busy, from its artificial islands to

Beyoncé, couture and palaces: Inside India’s mega-weddings

Written by Manveena Suri, CNNNew Delhi When it comes to elaborate nuptials, few can rival the mega-weddings of India's super-rich.Recent months have seen a slew of high-profile ceremonies, from a rare Bollywood-Hollywood union (Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas) to what could be one of history's most expensive weddings (when Isha