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Suicide bomber kills 2 police by famed Cairo tourist market

Egypt’s Interior Ministry says a suicide bomber killed two police officers and wounded three more while he was being pursued near Cairo’s famed Khan el-Khalili tourist marketplace

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Uganda's Controversial Curvy Women Tourism

Uganda's junior minister for tourism this month sparked controversy by suggesting that curvy women could be promoted as a tourist attraction. Uganda earns billions of dollars from wildlife tourism. But, the idea of adding women to that list has generated heated debate about objectifying women. Halima Athumani reports from Kampala.

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Maldives court orders ex-president's arrest for alleged money laundering

Police say investigators found $1 million US in Yameen Abdul Yameen's bank account that was ...

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Killer whales eat dolphins. So why are these dolphins tempting fate?

Killer whales are the only predators that regularly kill and devour Pacific white-sided dolphins ...

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US coastal businesses hit by everyday impact of climate change, study shows

Annapolis seeing sea rise at about twice the global rate. Flooding there foreshadows problems other coastal towns can expectWhen the parking lot in ...

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Uganda’s Tourism Minister Sparks Controversy over Curvy Women Contest

Uganda’s junior minister for tourism this month sparked controversy by suggesting that curvy women could be promoted as a tourist attraction. Uganda ...

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Edinburgh considering tourist tax

Edinburgh is set to become the first city in the UK to impose a tourist tax.

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Trilobites: Beaked Whales Are the Deepest Divers

Cuvier’s beaked whales off Cape Hatteras dive farther and stay underwater longer than any other marine mammal.

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Washington governor says state will try to influence Trans Mountain project 'every way' it can

Gov. Jay Inslee says he's concerned about the oil spill risk and the impact to endangered southern resident killer whales off the coast of Washington and B.C.

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Apple to Contribute to Teen's Education for Spotting FaceTime Bug 

Apple Inc. on Thursday rolled out software updates to iPhones to fix a privacy issue in its FaceTime video calling service, and said it would ...

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Apple to contribute to U.S. teen's education for spotting FaceTime bug

Apple Inc on Thursday rolled out software updates to iPhones to fix a privacy issue in its FaceTime video calling service, and said it would ...

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The next big tourist destination

When some of the most well-known faces from the African diaspora arrived for a recent vacation in Accra, Ghana, it looked like just another gathering of famous people.

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Marysville, Victoria: How this Australian tourist town rose from the ashes

This Australia tourist town was so badly ravaged by the intense flames of a raging bushfire in 2009 it was wiped off the map. Ten years on, Marysville has risen from the ashes.

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How this Australian tourist town rose from the ashes

It's only the forest of swaying Eucalyptus trees, marking the path up toward Steavenson Falls in Marysville, Victoria that betrays a hint of the calamity inflicted here 10 years ago.

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4 dolphins have died within 2 years at an Arizona facility. Now it's closing.

Dolphinaris Arizona has been open only since 2016. But the tourist attraction is already shutting its doors after four of its dolphins died in just a year and a half.

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Hospital Radiologists Can Help Detect Domestic Violence, Researchers Say

Radiologists, who typically interact little with patients, can play a key role in identifying victims of abuse by spotting patterns of injuries that ...

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Russian activists raise alarm about captured whales

Russian activists said 100 whales that are being kept in small, crowded pools.

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Beijing's Forbidden City will open newly restored buildings in 2020

Come 2020, they'll be a new reason to visit this former imperial palace -- the complex's Qianlong Garden will be open to the public for the first time.

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Beijing reveals new sights in Forbidden City

Beijing's Forbidden City is one of the Chinese capital's must-see tourist attractions, a UNESCO World Heritage site which provides incredible insight into the lives of China's emperors.

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Hidden corner of Forbidden City opens for first time

Beijing's Forbidden City is one of the Chinese capital's must-see tourist attractions, a UNESCO World Heritage site which provides incredible insight into the lives of China's emperors.

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Shhh! These secret Caribbean beaches offer buttery sand and serenity

Caribbean beaches that are off the beaten path can offer hidden treasures away from the typical tourist ...

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Four drown in Montenegro as bad weather hits Western Balkans

Four people drowned when a tourist boat capsized in strong winds on the Montenegrin side of Lake Skadar on Sunday, while heavy rain and melting snow ...

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WATCH: Elephant seals take over a northern California beach

A colony of elephant seals took over a beach in Northern California during the government shutdown when there was no staff to discourage the animals ...

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King Tut's tomb unveiled after decade-long restoration

It's been almost a century since the tomb of Egypt’s King Tut was discovered nearly intact. Since then, most of the tomb's treasures have been ...

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Inside King Tut's newly renovated tomb

It's been almost a century since the tomb of Egypt’s King Tut was discovered nearly intact. Since then, most of the tomb's treasures have been secured in museums. But the tomb itself has become a popular tourist attraction and that's meant plenty of wear and tear. This week, Egypt marked a milestone in the preservation and protection of the site. ...

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Scientists in Britain found microplastics in every marine mammal they examined

Scientists found microplastics in all 50 animals studied in a survey of beached marine mammals, including 10 species of dolphins, seals and whales.

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Paris police officers found guilty of raping Canadian woman

Two French police officers from an anti-gang unit were found guilty on Thursday in Paris of raping a Canadian tourist, according to local media reports.

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