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Explosion targets tourist bus near Giza pyramids

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An explosion targeting a tourist bus near a museum in the Giza pyramid complex has left at least 16 people injured, according to local authorities. There are no reports of deaths. Most of those hurt are foreign tourists, Reuters reported. The explosive device went off close to the Grand Egyptian Museum fence as the bus Read More

Explosion targets tourist bus near Giza Pyramids – reports

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Published time: 19 May, 2019 12:58 Edited time: 19 May, 2019 13:27 An explosion targeted a tourist bus near a museum in the Giza pyramid complex, local media reported. At least 12 people are feared to have been injured. The tour bus reportedly came under attack near the Grand Egyptian Museum, which is still under Read More

Louvre pyramid, JFK library & other iconic designs by late Chinese-US architect I.M. Pei (PHOTOS)

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World-renowned Chinese-born architect I.M. Pei has died at the age of 102, his son Li Chung Pei confirmed, leaving behind dozens of distinctive buildings as well as three children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Pei trained under modernist architect and Bauhaus founder Walter Gropius, getting his start with commercial real estate developer Zeckendorf in New York and Read More

Gray whale deaths on West Coast may be linked to Arctic warmth

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) – Dozens of gray whales have been found dead along the U.S. West Coast in recent weeks and some scientists believe the cause lies far to the north, in the heated-up Arctic waters off Alaska. Fifty-eight gray whales have been found stranded and dead so far this year in sites stretching from Read More

‘We owe nothing’: Poland brings up reparations from Berlin but says ‘NO’ to Jewish restitution

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Warsaw has refused to compensate Jewish families for the property they lost during WWII, and said that Germany owes Poland up to a ‘trillion’ in reparations. “The Polish position is firm and clear: we don’t owe anything to anybody,” the government’s spokesperson, Joanna Kopcinska, stressed during an interview on a local radio station on Thursday. Read More

In limbo: the dirty Russian oil no one wants to pay for

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LONDON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – The bills are due for millions of barrels of contaminated Russian oil that have been stuck for weeks in pipelines from Belarus to Germany – but no one wants to pay. FILE PHOTO: An oil storage tank of Russian oil pipeline monopoly Transneft is pictured at the Baltic Sea port of Ust-Luga, Read More

Russia could take hold of China’s entire gas market

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As the trade war between Washington and Beijing intensifies, the United States is poised to lose out on a major gas market, and Russia could pick up the slack. With an increase in tariffs on some $200 billion worth of Chinese goods from 10 percent to 25 percent with another $300 billion worth of Chinese Read More