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  1. World's biggest flooded cave found in Mexico, explorers sayWed, 17 Jan 2018 03:07:29 -0500
    MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A group of divers has connected two underwater caverns in eastern Mexico to reveal what is believed to be the biggest flooded cave on the planet, a discovery that could help shed new light on the ancient Maya civilization. More...
  2. London zoo names newborn Okapi after Meghan MarkleWed, 17 Jan 2018 08:41:25 -0500
    LONDON (Reuters) - Meghan Markle, the American actress who is engaged to Britain's Prince Harry, has a new namesake after London zoo named a just-born Okapi after her in honor of her wedding in May. More...
  3. Wilma! Malaysian sultan gets his own Flintstone carWed, 17 Jan 2018 03:42:41 -0500
    KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A Malaysian sultan, known for his love of cars, was this week given his very own car right out of history, but he won't be getting blisters on his feet driving it around. More...
  4. Whisky and waders as fishermen welcome salmon season in ScotlandTue, 16 Jan 2018 04:36:22 -0500
    (Recasts second paragraph to clarify season begins earlier on some rivers) More...
  5. French startup launches hydrogen-powered bicylesTue, 16 Jan 2018 13:03:06 -0500
    PARIS (Reuters) - A French start-up has become the first company to start factory production of hydrogen-powered bicycles for use in corporate or municipal fleets. More...
  6. Ancient Greek tragedy tells timeless story of Syrian flightMon, 15 Jan 2018 08:52:01 -0500
    BERLIN (Reuters) - A group of Syrian women are adapting the Euripides' tragedy "Iphigenia", using a a play set during an ancient war to bring Berlin audiences closer to the plight of women driven from their homeland by conflict. More...
  7. Two Singapore Airbnb hosts to plead guilty to illegal letting charges: lawyerMon, 15 Jan 2018 23:35:25 -0500
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Two Airbnb hosts charged in Singapore with unauthorized short-term letting of four apartments are expected to plead guilty next month, their lawyer said on Tuesday. More...
  8. Enjoying the high life, up on the roof in Tel AvivMon, 15 Jan 2018 07:50:54 -0500
    Tel Aviv (Reuters) - When it comes to the high life in Tel Aviv, residents of the Mediterranean metropolis need look no further than their own rooftops. More...
  9. Saudi Arabia begins screening films after decades-long ban liftedMon, 15 Jan 2018 11:57:53 -0500
    JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia began screening feature-length animated children's films this weekend in a makeshift theater, after a 35-year-old ban on cinemas was lifted in the conservative Islamic kingdom. More...
  10. Saudi women score right to watch men's soccer in stadiumsFri, 12 Jan 2018 18:24:21 -0500
    JEDDAH (Reuters) - Women in black abayas and fluorescent orange vests stood at the gates at King Abdullah Stadium, welcoming people into the family section that, for the first time in Saudi Arabia, allowed women to attend a men's soccer match. More...
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