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Harry Styles posed with goats and pigs in a new Gucci campaign - and fans are going wild for the photos

Harry Styles posed with goats and pigs in a new Gucci campaign - and fans are going wild for the photos

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Harry Styles is the face of the second installment of the Gucci Tailoring campaign. In the campaign photos, Styles can be seen wearing pieces from the Gucci Cruise 2019...
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With Turin out, Italy moves forward with Milan-Cortina bid

2 hours ago   |   National Post

ROME - Italy's three-pronged bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics has been reduced to a two-city candidacy featuring Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo. Following Turin's exclusion, the...
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Kapparot: Why Thousands of Chickens Will Die Today in Controversial Ancient Ritual

3 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Critics have been pressing for an overhaul of the practice, which has been branded "barbaric" by animal rights groups.
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EU enlargement chief urges Macedonians to back name deal

5 hours ago   |   National Post

SKOPJE, Macedonia - Macedonia will take a big step to joining the European Union if the country supports a name change to “North Macedonia,” the official in charge of the...
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4,000 protest coal mine as German police clear forest camp

2 days ago   |   ABC News   |   3 articles

Thousands of people are protesting against the expansion of a coal strip mine in western Germany that requires the chopping down of an ancient forest
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4,000 protest coal mine as German police clear forest camp

2 days ago   |   Miami Herald   |   3 articles

Thousands of people are protesting against the expansion of a coal strip mine in western Germany that would entail the chopping down of an ancient forest. Police in the city...
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4,000 protest coal mine as German police clear forest camp

2 days ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

BERLIN - Thousands of people are protesting against the expansion of a coal strip mine in western Germany that would entail the chopping down of an ancient forest. Police in...
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An Ancient Ballgame Makes A Comeback In Mexico

An Ancient Ballgame Makes A Comeback In Mexico

2 days ago   |   NPR

Ulama is a pre-Columbian team sport played with a solid rubber ball that's bounced off players' hips. In olden times, the game is said to have decided the winners of wars.
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Pope gives those in square a gift, jokes: ‘don't pay for it'

2 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis had a surprise for the 35,000 people in St. Peter's Square - tiny crucifixes. Speaking to pilgrims, tourists and Romans on Sunday, Francis quipped...
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Archaeologists discover ancient sphinx in Egypt

2 days ago   |   National Post

CAIRO - Egypt says archaeologists have discovered a statue of a lion's body and a human head in the southern city of Aswan. The Antiquities Ministry says Sunday the sphinx made...
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The first 'Captain Marvel' trailer introduces Brie Larson as the Marvel...

The first 'Captain Marvel' trailer introduces Brie Larson as the Marvel Cinematic Universe's newest superhero, and she punches an old lady

The first trailer for "Captain Marvel" debuted Tuesday on Good Morning America. The trailer sets up a young Nick Fury's first meeting with Carol Danvers, a.k.a. Captain Marvel... Read more ...

Police: Man rubbed produce on bare behind, then put it back on store shelf

Police: Man rubbed produce on bare behind, then put it back on store shelf

It's unclear what kind of produce was used, police said. Read more ...

UPDATE: Heinz officially making 'mayochup' happen

UPDATE: Heinz officially making 'mayochup' happen

Mayochup: Yay or nay? Read more ...

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid on a woman's claims that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers. Read more ...

China Sets Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods, Retaliating Against U.S. Duties

China Sets Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods, Retaliating Against U.S. Duties

Hours after President Trump announced tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods, Beijing responded with its own levies on $60 billion worth of U.S. products. Read more ...

The Latest: Suspect in golfer's slaying jailed on $5M bond

The Latest: Suspect in golfer's slaying jailed on $5M bond

AMES, Iowa - The Latest on the killing of a champion golfer from Spain whose body was found on a golf course in central Iowa : Read more ...

1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and... Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know. Trump slams China with tariffs on $200 billion worth of goods. President Donald Trump on Monday ordered the US Trade Representative to impose a... Read more ...

College golf star found murdered on course

College golf star found murdered on course

A top Iowa State University golfer was found dead on a course after being assaulted - and a man has been charged with her murder, authorities said. Spanish-native Celia Barquin... Read more ...

Pro Football Hall of Famers threaten induction boycott, seek revenue share...

Pro Football Hall of Famers threaten induction boycott, seek revenue share, health insurance

In a letter sent to Roger Goodell, the players' union and Hall of Fame, 21 all-time greats seek health insurance and a share of NFL revenue. Read more ...