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  1. Nigerian millennials fuel domestic tourismSun, 18 Nov 2018 11:31:16 -0500
    Deola Akeju stood under the gushing waterfalls of Ikogosi in western Nigeria, laughing with her friends and other travelers as they explored the forest's pools and streams. More...
  2. Stolen Picasso resurfaces in Romania six years laterSun, 18 Nov 2018 10:08:58 -0500
    A painting believed to be "Tte dArlequin" by Pablo Picasso stolen in 2012 from Rotterdams Kunsthal museum has turned up in Romania, prosecutors said on Sunday. More...
  3. Oh boy - vintage Mickey Mouse posters to fetch thousands at auctionFri, 16 Nov 2018 16:29:04 -0500
    Seven rare vintage posters of Mickey Mouse are expected to fetch thousands of dollars at an auction that coincides with the 90th anniversary of the cartoon character's first film appearance. More...
  4. Therapy through song: Choir helps Hungarian lung patients breathe more easilyFri, 16 Nov 2018 07:29:12 -0500
    A Hungarian doctor has prescribed her lung disease patients a new form of physical and spiritual therapy - singing in public as part of a choir. More...
  5. Easter Island delegation heads to British Museum to lobby for statue returnFri, 16 Nov 2018 06:08:43 -0500
    A delegation from Easter Island will arrive in London next week to seek the return from the British Museum of one of the native Polynesians' emblematic statues. More...
  6. Taiwan's "notebook boy" commits his memories in writingThu, 15 Nov 2018 19:22:59 -0500
    Nine years ago, Chen seriously damaged his hippocampus, a part of the brain associated with forming memories, in a traffic accident. More...
  7. Archaeologists discover 15th century indigenous tombs in BoliviaThu, 15 Nov 2018 17:21:24 -0500
    A team of archaeologists in Bolivia said they have discovered tombs containing over a hundred bundles of artifacts and human remains dating more than 500 years old that belonged to an indigenous civilization that once inhabited the region. More...
  8. Marie-Antoinette jewels soar at 'once in a lifetime' sale: Sotheby'sThu, 15 Nov 2018 12:45:50 -0500
    A royal treasure trove including jewels that belonged to French Queen Marie-Antoinette fetched 53.5 million Swiss francs ($53.2 million) on Wednesday, as collectors snapped up rare historic gems fresh to the market, Sotheby's said. More...
  9. Grappling with taboos, Iraqi women join wrestling squadThu, 15 Nov 2018 12:00:48 -0500
    The toughest fight that Iraqi freestyle wrestler Alia Hussein ever faced was convincing her family that women should be allowed to grapple. More...
  10. Phallic-shaped owl statue in Serbia's north sparks protestsThu, 15 Nov 2018 09:35:52 -0500
    Thousands of keen bird-watchers flock to Serbia's northern town of Kikinda every winter to see one of the world's largest roosting populations of long-eared owls. More...
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