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Canada's new human rights museum shares oral histories

A new museum in Canada's western prairies has amassed a unique collection of personal stories from genocide survivors, human rights defenders and...

Child jockeys, big stakes on Indonesia's horse-racing island

Umar Marampa is only 14, but he is already a veteran of horse races on an Indonesian island famed for its schoolboy jockeys who compete on sandy circuits...

Estonian man faces cyber scam charges in US

An Estonian man accused of being part of a ring that swindled advertisers out of millions of dollars by "hijacking" online traffic was hauled before a US...

Hello Kitty fans celebrate as Japanese icon turns 40

Fans of Hello Kitty gathered in downtown Los Angeles for a week end of festivities to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the cute creature beloved by...

Demo picture brings spark of Hollywood fame to Bulgarian student

A dramatic picture from last year's anti‑government protests in Bulgaria has brought...

Fire ravages iconic French radio building

A fire broke out on Friday on the seventh floor of the "Maison de la radio" ("Radio house"), a vast circular building in Paris housing several media...

Comcast spin-off to list on Nasdaq in 2015

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Africa asks: 'If Burkina can do it, why can't we?'

News that Burkina Faso's long‑serving leader Blaise Compaore had been pushed out of power prompted an explosion of comment from across Africa...

Ewan McGregor leads all-star cast in Broadway revival of 'The Real Thing'

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