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  1. Opera singer Placido Domingo speaks during an event at the Manhattan School of Music in New York

    Olympics - Placido Domingo pulls out of cultural event, cites 'complexity'

    Opera singer Placido Domingo has withdrawn from a pre-Olympics theatrical event set for next spring, he said in a statement issued by Tokyo ...
  2. British-born Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare speaks during the launching of a residency program to

    Wanted: Artists to live and work in Lagos, Nigeria

    An artist who was born in Britain and raised in Nigeria has announced plans for a program to get painters, sculptors and other creatives living ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Men fly kites over  graves in the cemetery of Santiago Sacatepequez, Guatemala

    Guatemalans remember their dead with giant kites as Day of the Dead begins

    Thousands gathered in Central Guatemala on Friday to watch giant kites take flight, a local tradition intended to reconnect the living and the ...
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    De Beer appointed head of aerodynamics at Renault F1

  5. U.S. President Donald Trump recognizes U.S. military personnel as the Washington Nationals and Hous

    World Series fans greet Trump vision with boos, chants

    U.S. President Donald Trump was greeted with boos and a smattering of chants of "Lock him up!" when he appeared on screen at the World Series in ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: ''Leonardo da Vinci" exhibition to commemorate the 500-year anniversary

    Intrigue over absent masterpiece as da Vinci show opens doors

    A major exhibition marking 500 years since the death of Leonardo da Vinci opened in Paris on Thursday but there was intrigue over whether the ...
  7. Demonstrators carry national flags and gesture during an anti-government protest in Tripoli

    'Baby Shark' song used to soothe toddler becomes rallying cry in Lebanon

    A popular children's song became a rallying cry in Lebanon after protesters in Beirut spontaneously sang the hit to calm a toddler caught in the ...
  8. Andrea Gandini's sculputure from a dead tree stump is displayed in Rome

    Rome’s dead trees are becoming tourist attractions thanks to one artist

    Sculptor Andrea Gandini has been carving dead tree stumps and turning them into outdoor art pieces for the past five years.
  9. Rarely seen outfits, elaborate thrones and ancient paraphernalia will adorn a sacred and sumptuous

    Gold, silk, lacquer: The kit and garb of Japan's imperial ceremony

    Rarely seen outfits, elaborate thrones and ancient paraphernalia will adorn a sacred and sumptuous ceremony marking the formal ascension of ...
  10. Cuba's prima ballerina assoluta, Alicia Alonso, takes her seat to listen to President Obama sp

    Alicia Alonso, Cuba's ballet legend, dies at age 98

    Legendary Cuban ballerina Alicia Alonso, who achieved global acclaim in the 1940s and went on to run the internationally renowned National Ballet ...