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  1. National parks: Tour five parks in 360 degreesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | USA Today

    National parks: Tour five parks in 360 degrees Marvel at Yosemite, take a mule ride down into the Grand Canyon, and more, all in 360 degree videos. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2ynWnyf One of the most well known national parks, Grand Canyon National Park is overwhelming in its immense size and depth.

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  2. Ceremony organized by the Embassy of Mexico in Romania to celebrate...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Nine O'Clock

    The Embassy of Mexico in Romania announces that on 20th of June a ceremony will be held at the headquarters of the Romanian Olympic and Sports Committee to celebrate the Romanian children, nowadays adults, who had participated half a century ago with drawings at the World Children's Painting Festival "A World of Friendship", organized within the Cultural Program of the Mexico City 1968 Olympic Games. The event represents the result of an initiative undertaken by a Mexican civil society organization that seeks to retrieve the authors of the drawings, in order to honour them and acknowledge their contribution to the Olympic Games Cultural Program.

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  3. Dozens missing after ferry sinks in Indonesia's Lake TobaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Daily Herald

    Indonesian search and rescue team on the boat search for a ferry carrying about 80 passengers which sank on Monday, in Toba lake, North Sumatera, Indonesia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. A night-time search and rescue effort is underway after a ferry carrying about 80 passengers sank Monday in a popular lake on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.

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  4. EXPLORER: How to Enjoy Brooklyn's Prospect ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New York Times

    When people think about places in the city to relax, Central Park often comes to Like Central Park, Prospect Park was designed by the architectural team of Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux. But Prospect Park, which opened in 1867, is remarkable in its own right.

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  5. Romania-US Joint Statement on Strategic PartnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Nine O'Clock

    Romania and the United States of America reiterate the importance of a strong transatlantic partnership for both states' security defense and prosperity, reads a joint statement released on Tuesday on the website of the US Embassy in Bucharest. The statement comes in the context of the 6th annual edition of the Strategic Partnership Dialogue between Romania's Government and the Government of the United States of America that took place on Tuesday in Bucharest.

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  6. 'Yugonostalgia' drives iconic Yugo car toursRead the original story

    12 min ago | Art Daily

    ... something they cannot experience anywhere else in the world actually," Jovana Stojiljkovic, who manages the Yugotour travel agency, told AFP. The last Yugo cars were produced a decade ago, but, says Stojiljkovic, they are still a hit among tourists ...

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  7. Dozens missing after ferry sinks at Indonesia's Lake TobaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    JAKARTA, Indonesia Rescuers searching Tuesday for dozens of people missing after a ferry sank on Indonesia's Lake Toba have found bags, jackets, an ID card and other items in the waters but no new survivors, casting a tragic pall over holidays marking the end of the Muslim holy month. Police said in a statement that 18 people were rescued and one body was recovered, unchanged from figures released by disaster and police officials nearly a day earlier on Monday evening.

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  8. City council member: Azerbaijan-Israel ties to further flourishRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Trend

    The Azerbaijan-Israel relations will further flourish, Aviran Mishiev, member of the city council of the Israeli city of Tirat Carmel, who was born and brought up in Baku, said in an interview with STMEGI, news website of Mountain Jews. "I think that our countries have warm and friendly relations," he said.

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  9. Happiness has a home in HelsinkiRead the original story

    17 min ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... is the next great book that will open up Finnish culture to the world, and that everyone ought to read before they travel to Finland in the future? These are some of the questions I hoped to answer during my time there. Between meetings in the ...

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  10. Dozens missing after ferry sinking at Indonesia's Lake TobaRead the original story

    22 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Indonesian search and rescue team on the boat search for a ferry carrying about 80 passengers which sank on Monday, in Toba lake, North Sumatera, Indonesia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. A night-time search and rescue effort is underway after a ferry carrying about 80 passengers sank Monday in a popular lake on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.

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  11. Cambodia announces $100 million in military aid from ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Hastings Tribune

    China has agreed to provide more than $100 million in military aid to Cambodia, a senior Cambodian defense official said Tuesday.

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  12. Anas, Nyantakyi in war of wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | GhanaWeb

    ... slamming the content of the investigative video, the former GFA boss explained that he incurred a $61,000 debt in travel and lodging expenses for his trips to meet the Sheikh. According to him, he used $10,000 for his two trips, board and lodging; ...

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  13. Experience a blue hour at the straits of Johor.Read the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | The Star Online

    ... can't afford the plane ticket? Go to Little Paris and experience the vibe of the Parisian streets without having to travel far. The pretty lights and exterior decoration will have people thinking you're in the famous French city. Still not ...

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  14. Where reptiles rule: the village where crocodiles roam freeRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | South China Morning Post

    Visitors to Bazoule in Burkina Faso can sit on a croc if they dare, as locals insist they're sacred creatures that won't harm anyone Crocodiles may be one of the deadliest hunters in the animal kingdom, but in a small village in Burkina Faso it is not unusual to see someone sitting on top one of the fearsome reptiles. People in Bazoule, around 30km from the capital Ouagadougou, share their pond with more than 100 of the powerful creatures.

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  15. Not just heat: Climate change signs can be seen all aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Daily Journal

    Jakobshavn Glacier in Greenland is flowing faster than any other glacier on Earth. In 2012, it hit a record pace of about 75 inches per hour .

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  16. North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Visits ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... assassination attempts." This marks Kim's third visit to China. During his first six years as leader, Kim did not travel outside of North Korea. Over the past few months, he has made a flurry of visits to other countries. Kim traveled to Beijing in ...

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  17. Nationalmuseum has acquired a key work in Swedish NeoclassicismRead the original story

    31 min ago | Art Daily

    ... executed in the French Neoclassical style. In 1796, at the age of nineteen, Per Krafft the Younger was awarded a travel scholarship by the Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, in part because Jonas Akerstrom (1759-1795), who had used the scholarship ...

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  18. At least 128 missing after ferry sinking at Indonesia's Lake TobaRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Relatives weep at Tigaras port after learning that their family members are among the passengers of a ferry which sank. One person is dead and at least 128 people are missing from a ferry that sank on Indonesia's Lake Toba, casting a tragic pall over holidays marking the end of the Muslim holy month.

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  19. 50 Things Every Londoner Should Do At Least OnceRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Londonist

    The internet's full of things every visitor to London should do. But what about those of us living in London, who've ticked off all the regular tourist haunts? Here are some things you wouldn't necessarily get round to doing if you were just visiting London for a few days, but we reckon you absolutely should do if you're living here for any period of time, presented in no particular order.

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  20. Commercial property: Shopping centres make their markRead the original story

    37 min ago | Scotsman.com

    Large retail and leisure sites can have a hugely positive impact on the area's economy and two sites in Edinburgh are highlighting the benefits they bring to the city. A report released by Fort Kinnaird, the retail park, has underscored the significance of the centre's contribution to Edinburgh and the Scottish economy as a whole.

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