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Limestone 'Venus' 23,000 years old dug up in France

A limestone statuette of a shapely woman some 23,000 years old has been discovered in northern France in what archaeologists Thursday described as an...

Brazil's Capoeira, yurts, saunas make world heritage list

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US cruise liner taps into growing Southeast Asian market

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In Britain, US turkey dinner is business

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Mystery of Alexander the Great-era tomb holds Greeks in thrall

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek archaeologist Katerina Peristeri dug in obscurity for years before unearthing...

Turner film, exhibition reveal British master to a new generation

LONDON (Reuters) - With an epic sweep worthy of a J. M. W. Turner masterpiece, a new portrayal of one...

Barbie dethroned by Team Elsa

NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time in more than a decade Barbie has been frozen out of the top spot on the holiday wish lists of girls. The new reigning champion in the hearts of little girls is Team...

From Japan, the joy of minimalism at home

If you haven't communed with your socks lately, thanked your shoes for their hard work or bowed (at least mentally) to your home in appreciation,...