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Thai temple says construction of giant Buddha statue visible across Bangkok nearly complete

Thai temple says construction of giant Buddha statue visible across Bangkok nearly complete

14 hours ago   |   New York Post

The Royal Wat Paknam Phasi Charoen temple on the outskirts of Bangkok dates back to 1610.
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Prince Charles has no plans to see son Harry when he returns to UK: report

Prince Charles has no plans to see son Harry when he returns to UK: report

1 day ago   |   New York Post

When Harry flies in from the US to join brother Prince William at the unveiling of a statue for their late mother, Princess Diana, his father will be at his Scottish estate...
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Massive George Floyd head sculpture in Brooklyn divides opinion as it's unveiled to mark Juneteenth

Massive George Floyd head sculpture in Brooklyn divides opinion as it's unveiled to mark Juneteenth

2 days ago   |   RT

A 6-foot-tall sculpture of George Floyd's head was unveiled in Brooklyn, New York City, drawing praise and raising eyebrows. The statue was inaugurated by Floyd's brother on...
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'George Floyd represents a lot more than himself': Statues unveiled during Juneteenth

'George Floyd represents a lot more than himself': Statues unveiled during Juneteenth

2 days ago   |   KMBC

George Floyd's brother, Terrence Floyd, unveiled a 6-foot statue in New York City as part of Saturday's Juneteenth celebrations.
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Celtics legend Bob Cousy honored with statue outside DCU Center

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Worcester honored six-time NBA champion and Celtics living legend Bob Cousy Friday, unveiling an enormous statue of the point guard in front of the DCU Center downtown and...
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Virginia's Brian O'Connor honored by College World Series 'Road to Omaha' statue

3 days ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Virginia baseball coach Brian O'Connor wants to keep the focus on his player's experience at the College World Series.
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Bob Cousy statue unveiled in Worcester

Bob Cousy statue unveiled in Worcester

3 days ago   |   WCVB   |   2 articles

A statue in honor of Boston Celtics and Holy Cross great Bob Cousy was unveiled Friday outside the DCU Center in Worcester.
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Washington Square Park statue of famous Italian vandalized

Washington Square Park statue of famous Italian vandalized

3 days ago   |   New York Post

The embattled Washington Square Park continues to be ransacked, as the statue of Italian revolutionary Giuseppe Garibaldi was vandalized, police said Friday.
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Golden Gate Park sculpture honoring 1st enslaved Africans replaces toppled Francis Scott Key statue

3 days ago   |   ABC

"The ancestors are going to stand there until their work is done." This Juneteenth monument honoring the first 350 Africans sold into slavery will stand in place of the toppled...
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Statue to be unveiled for former Celtics great Bob Cousy

Statue to be unveiled for former Celtics great Bob Cousy

3 days ago   |   WCVB   |   2 articles

Former Boston Celtics and Holy Cross great Bob Cousy is getting his own statue in Worcester.
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Sanó homer lifts Twins past Reds 7-5 in 12 innings

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