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Morad Tahbaz one of at least nine environmental activists detained last month in Iran, his family and activists said Feb.12, 2018 6:43 p.

Cahier MuseomontagnaBefore the Winter Olympics became the spectacle it is today, it began as a modest ensemble of athletes in Chamonix, France.The snowy, French commune hosted the first winter games with 16 participating nations in 1924.

More disturbing details are emerging about David and Louise Turpin, the California couple arrested on Sunday for torture and child endangerment.The Turpins reportedly only fed their 13 children once a day and allowed them to shower twice a year.

S.ET WASHINGTON—A federal judge ruled the military must provide immediate access to legal counsel for a U.

More recently, Investopia calculated that if you had invested $990 in the Apple IPO, that stock would have been worth $394,000 in November 2017, dividends included.There were other stories along this line as well: “So You Bought Apple Stock in 1980.

Foreign minister calls British help ‘a greatly significant gesture’ after Falklands War; government faces criticism as worries grow about fate of crew Nov.22, 2017 8:25 p.

Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Hariri’s abrupt resignation places Lebanon at the forefront of the rivalry between Iran and Saudi Arabia Updated Nov.7, 2017 12:59 p.

Walt Disney Co.recently held talks to buy some of 21st Century Fox’s cable-television networks, international distribution operations and movie and television studio, according to people close to the discussions, a tie-up that would have bolstered Disney’s laggard TV business and allowed Fox to focus on sports, news and broadcast television.

Joshua Boyle, a Canadian, and his American wife, Caitlan Coleman, were held hostage by the Taliban's Haqqani network after they were abducted while traveling in Afghanistan.Speculation abounded Thursday after media reports said Boyle had refused to board a US transport plane that American officials had arranged for the family.

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The two paintings, worth £12 million each, were stolen from the Schirn Kunsthalle, a gallery in Frankfurt, in July 1994.The suggestion that the Turners were stolen to order by a collector has been dismissed by investigators.

For months, New Yorkers have feared that terrorists might paralyse America's largest underground system.In the event, though, the feat appears to have been achieved by a 25-year-old conceptual artist from Michigan.

It's not the breakneck prose, the hand-held feel to the narrative, although that is part of it.It is writers looking to engage with real people and real events, and stitch them into their fiction in a way that is hard-nosed and relevant and edgy.

A man is in custody after a string of hammer attacks on priceless historic religious statues in Venice.Antonio Benacchio, 38, an engineer living in the city, was detained when a priest became suspicious of his behaviour in a church on Monday.

1 Leonard Cohen has been labelled "the poet laureate of pessimism", "the grocer of despair", "the godfather of gloom" and "the prince of bummers".13 Cohen's maternal grandfather, a rabbi, wrote a 700-page thesaurus of Talmudic interpretations.

The mavens at the American film ratings authority have saddled a horror distributor with unprecedented sanctions in the wake of a controversial billboard campaign.The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) suspended the ratings process on Roland Joffe's Captivity for one month following a dispute on the suitability of the marketing materials, a movie that might have consequences for the film's release date of May 18.