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  1. FILE PHOTO: A magician performs with a model who presents a creation by Indian designer Manish Aror

    Magicians mark 100 years of sawing people in half

    He came, he sawed, he conquered. One hundred years ago on Sunday, illusionist P.T. Selbit put a woman in a box on the stage of London's Finsbury ...
  2. Painting for the original cover of "The Blue Lotus" Tintin comic book auctioned by Artcur

    After years in a drawer, Tintin painting sells for 3.2 million euros

    A painting of comic book hero Tintin that was kept folded in a drawer for years sold at a Paris auction on Thursday for 3.175 million euros ...
  3. Two futuristic Cadillac concepts are seen in a still image from video presented by General Motors (

    Look, up in the sky - it's a flying Cadillac! GM unveils futuristic vehicle

    General Motors on Tuesday (Jan 12) presented a futuristic flying Cadillac - a self-driving vehicle which takes off and lands vertically and ...
  4. Dozens of auctions with Nazi memorabilia are said to be planned in France alone

    French auctioneers pull Nazi memorabilia from sale

    A French auction house said Monday it had withdrawn around a hundred items of Nazi memorabilia from a sale planned this month in the central ...
  5. Kimono-clad youth wearing protective face masks leave their Coming of Age Day celebration ceremony

    Young Japanese celebrate Coming of Age Day under COVID's shadow

    Young women in colourful traditional costumes, masks and white stoles braved cold weather in lines and sat seats apart from one another in ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Man checks the inside of a China-made Tesla Model Y sport utility vehicle (SUV)  at the

    Exclusive - Tesla hunts for design chief to create cars for China

    Tesla Inc is searching for a design director in China, part of efforts to open a "full-function" studio in Shanghai or Beijing and design electric ...
  7. Locked-down Louvre holds auction to raise funds

    Paris' Louvre museum visitors fell by three quarters in 2020 due to COVID crisis

    The Louvre museum in Paris - home to the Mona Lisa and other world famous works of art - suffered a 72 percent drop in visitors in 2020 compared ...
  8. View of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

    With choir in hard hats, fire-ravaged Notre-Dame rings in Christmas

    For the first time since a fire that nearly destroyed it, the Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris played host to a Christmas Eve choral concert, an ...
  9. Nicolas Walteros, 52, sits inside a taxi with his dog Colonel using Santa's hats, amid the spr

    Colombian taxi driver and canine co-pilot spread Christmas cheer

    People looking for a bit of Christmas merriment in the Colombian capital might find it in an unexpected place: the front seat of a taxi, in the ...