Lively, Chastain, Chelsea Clinton honored for philanthropic work
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hollywood actresses Blake Lively and Jessica Chastain were among the six women honored on Friday for their philanthropic efforts with organizations helping women and children. ...
Havana walls brought to life with murals of wide-eyed children
HAVANA (Reuters) - The gigantic black and white portraits of children started appearing on walls around a suburban neighborhood of Havana two years ago, the work of Cuban artist Maisel Lopez. ...
California's 'weed nuns' on a mission to heal with cannabis
MERCED, Calif. (Reuters) - The Sisters of the Valley, California's self-ordained "weed nuns," are on a mission to heal and empower women with their cannabis products. ...
Satpura National Park: Crouching Tiger, Blazing Kusum
I have always been intimidated by the famed national parks of central India, NOT due to their widely publicized but rarely seen tigers, but due to the extreme temperature of the region. It doesn’t seem to cool down much even in the winters and I would never even have planned a visit in April with the mercury already crossing 40 degrees. So, when I got an invite by the Forsyth Lodge to visit the Satpura National Park, I was hesitant. But the itinerary they promised seemed action-packed, a...
Life's illusions catching up with Japan's middle-aged 'parasite singles'
TOKYO (Reuters) - Their youth long gone, members of Japan's generation of "parasite singles" face a precarious future, wondering how to survive once the parents many depended on for years pass away. ...
NCAA returns to North Carolina after transgender bathroom law repeal
(Reuters) - The National Collegiate Athletic Association on Tuesday formally reversed course and scheduled championship games in North Carolina, returning to the state after previously stripping it... ...
Egypt discovers 3,000-year-old tomb of nobleman
LUXOR, Egypt (Reuters) - Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed the tomb of a nobleman from more than 3,000 years ago, the latest in a series of major discoveries of ancient relics that Egypt hopes... ...
As millions watch via webcam, giraffe gives birth in NY zoo
NEW YORK (Reuters) - After weeks of suspense, April the giraffe finally gave birth on Saturday to a baby boy, delighting of hundreds of thousands of people who have been monitoring a live cam feed... ...
As millions watch via webcam, giraffe gives birth in New York zoo
NEW YORK (Reuters) - After weeks of suspense, April the giraffe finally gave birth on Saturday to a baby boy, delighting of hundreds of thousands of people who have been monitoring a live cam feed... ...
World's oldest person, last one of 19th century, dies in Italy at 117
ROME (Reuters) - Emma Morano, who at 117 was believed to be the world's oldest person and the last surviving child of the 19th century, died on Saturday, swearing to the end on her diet of two raw... ...
Emma Morano, world's oldest person, dies in Italy at age 117
ROME (Reuters) - Emma Morano, who at 117 was believed to be the world's oldest person and the last to be born in the 19th century, died on Saturday, Italian media reported. ...
Thousands flock to traditional Easter procession in German town
BENSHEIM, Germany (Reuters) - Thousands gathered in the southwestern German town of Bensheim on Friday to watch a procession that seeks to remind locals of the meaning of Easter - an important... ...
No yolk! Bosnian villagers shoe eggs to keep age-old craft alive
KRESEVO, Bosnia (Reuters) - Centuries ago when Saxons developed mining and blacksmithing in Bosnia's Kresevo, the ability to shoe an egg was regarded as the sign an apprentice was fit to start his... ...
To visit Titanic, New York banker dives deep into her savings
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Renata Rojas has longed to visit the wreck of the Titanic since she was a girl, years before the ill-fated passenger liner was discovered on the seabed three decades ago. ...
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Belgian company takes 3D printing to chocolate
GEMBLOUX, Belgium (Reuters) - Layer by layer, 0.2 millimeters at a time, a specialized printing machine at Belgian chocolate shop Miam Factory applies melted chocolate to shape a three-dimensional... ...
Wall Street's 'Charging Bull' artist challenges 'Fearless Girl' sculpture
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The sculptor of Wall Street's "Charging Bull" statue is seeing red over New York City's decision to keep in place the "Fearless Girl" sculpture that now stares it down, saying... ...
China live streaming: Would-be internet stars boost billion-dollar market
BEIJING (Reuters) - Jing Qi, a part-time presenter on the live streaming platform Huajiao, underwent cosmetic surgery in March to improve her chances of becoming an internet celebrity. ...
Dancers from around the world show off at Irish Dancing Championships
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Dancers from around the world will stomp the floorboards and leap into the air as they show off their best moves at Dublin's World Irish Dancing Championships this week. ...
Trumpet voluntary: Elephants 'excited' by banana-toting Queen Elizabeth
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Queen Elizabeth and her husband Prince Philip fed an elephant bananas on Tuesday to the apparent delight of the herd. ...