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April 25, 2016
mona lisa
Mona Lisa’s enigmatic smile draws millions of viewers from across the world, all eager to see the art world’s most famous female face. But is it? An Italian art detective is arguing that research backs his long-standing claim that Leonardo Da Vinci used both a female and male model to create the acclaimed Mona Lisa...
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acapulco police attacks
Armed men launched near-simultaneous assaults on police in the Pacific resort of Acapulco, leaving one attacker dead and an officer wounded and terrifying residents in what has become one of the world’s deadliest cities. The attacks Sunday night targeted local federal police headquarters in a beachside tourist quarter and a hotel across town where many...
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Xulhaz Mannan
Suspected Islamist militants hacked to death a leading gay rights activist and a friend in an apartment in the Bangladeshi capital on Monday, police said. The killings took place two days after a university professor was slain in similar fashion on Saturday in an attack claimed by the Islamic State. Five or six assailants went...
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43 missing students
A panel of international experts on Sunday accused Mexico’s government of undermining their probe into the fate of 43 missing student teachers in Mexico, apparently massacred in 2014, the most notorious human rights case in Mexico in recent years. The independent panel said the government’s stonewalling stopped them from reaching the truth as they wrap...
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Chapultepec Gatehouse
The World Monuments Fund on announced grants Monday totaling $1 million for five historic sites, including a 16th-century Nepalese temple destroyed in last year’s massive earthquake. Monday’s announcement comes one year to the day after the Char Narayan temple was decimated by the 7.8-magnitude earthquake, which claimed 9,000 lives, injured 22,000 people and destroyed 600,000...
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Grant Maloy Smith
CK Productions is thrilled to present a late season show featuring Grant Maloy Smith a renowned singer/songwriter who is a master of American Roots music. Grant will present a blend of old country, bluegrass, folk and celtic influences that represents a truly unique American genre. The setting for this spectacular event will be Casa Karma,...
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kids fishing
The Marina Riviera Nayarit in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle and the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau is ready to welcome the 2nd Annual Riviera Nayarit Children’s Fishing Tournament on Saturday April 30, 2016, with the full support of the Banderas Bay Fishing Club. Approximately 800 kids will be welcomed from 8 a.m. through 11...
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