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German child finds 400-year-old historical sword

A 12-year-old boy found a historical sword dating back to the 16th century while walking in a forest, a museum in the German state of Bavaria announced. According to the museum, the boy found the sword in a forest near the village of Ederheim. His family reported to the State Office of Historic


3 girls die in California accident

Authorities in the US state of California are looking for a driver who ran over 3 girls, killing them and seriously injuring a fourth girl, and then fled the scene. ABC News reported that the three girls are Willow Sanchez, 11, Daytona Brunas, 12, and Sandra Mazer, 13. Natalie Cole, 14, is in hos


37-year-old South African woman gives birth to 10 babies

A South African woman entered the Guinness World Records list after breaking a record for having 10 children at the same time, according to local media.Gosiame Thamara Sithole, 37, who lives in Gauteng, gave birth to ten babies at 29 weeks of pregnancy.The decuplets were in good health.According t


Longest serving Jordanian prisoner in Israel arrives home: officials

The longest serving Jordanian prisoner in an Israeli jail arrived home on Tuesday, Jordanian officials said.He completed a 20-year sentence for planting a bomb on an Israeli bus that injured more than a dozen people.Abdullah Abu Jaber, 44, was arrested after the explosive device went off on the bu


Kate Winslet becomes global ambassador of the world's largest cosmetic company

Kate Winslet is among one of the greatest actresses of any generation; she is an icon for the importance of self-belief, and an activist for change. Which is why she is the new face of the world's largest cosmetics company L'Oreal Paris to share the mission for women, "never doubt yourself; we're


Meghan and Harry welcome second child, Lilibet ‘Lili’ Diana

The second baby for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex is officially here: Meghan gave birth to a healthy girl on Friday.A spokesperson for Prince Harry and Meghan said Sunday the couple welcomed their child Lilibet “Lili” Diana Mountbatten-Windsor. Their daughter weighed in at 7 lbs, 11 o


Social worker Ashok Kurmi dresses up as a clown to help Mumbai kids fight Covid

Volunteer social worker Ashok Kurmi is helping an army of young fans fight the coronavirus in Mumbai's slums using an unusual accessory: a clown costume. Dressed in a bright red clown suit, complete with face paint and a rainbow-hued wig, the 37-year-old executive spends his days off disinfecting


Lebanese amputee athlete breaks world record for longest static wall sit

Darine Barbar, an inspirational amputee athlete who just made history by breaking the Guinness World Records title for longest Samson's chair/static wall sit (female) achieving a total of 2 minutes and 8.24 seconds.Darine has an above knee left leg amputation and lost her leg at the age of 15 to b


Facebook bans former US president Trump for 2 years

Facebook on Friday set its ban on former US president Donald Trump for two years, saying he deserved the maximum punishment for violating platform rules over a deadly attack by his supporters on the US Capitol. The two-year ban will be effective from Jan.7, when Trump was booted off the platform,


Rights Group: Pandemic Had Devastating Impact on Children Worldwide

The coronavirus pandemic has severely affected children’s rights worldwide, a Dutch rights group stressed in an annual survey published Thursday. The Amsterdam-based KidsRights non-governmental organization warned that young people risk a “generational catastrophe” if government


Trump’s blog page shuts down a month after launch

Former US President Donald Trump’s blog page, launched last month in the wake of major social media platforms banning him, has been removed from his website. Trump aide Jason Miller on Wednesday said that the page, which had been called “From the Desk of Donald J. Trump,” would


Egypt officials: Fire at juvenile detention kills 6 children

A fire broke out Thursday at a juvenile detention center in Egypt’s capital of Cairo, killing at least six children, officials said.The officials said the fire followed a fist-fight between two children in one ward at the facility, located in the city’s Marj district. More than two doz


French investigators begin Ghosn hearing in Lebanon capital

French investigators started interrogating former Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn Monday in Lebanon, where he has sought refuge since a dramatic escape from Japan, a court source said.The source told AFP that Ghosn, his defense team, a Lebanese prosecutor sitting in on the hearing and the visitin


Boris Johnson marries Carrie Symonds at London’s Westminster Cathedral

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his fiancee Carrie Symonds married on Saturday in a small private ceremony in London's Westminster Cathedral. They wed in front of a small group of close friends and family, in line with Covid-19 restrictions that limit ceremonies to 30 people.


Two Yubari Melons Fetch $25,000 at Auction

Two coveted Yubari melons have fetched 2.7 million yen (almost $25,000) at a traditional auction marking the start of the season on Japan's Hokkaido Island. This was more than 22 times last year's price, the auction organizers said on Monday. Similar in size to a cantaloupe, the orange-fleshed Y


Palestinians thank Algeria footballer for raising Palestine flag

Palestinians thanked Manchester City's Algerian winger Riyad Mahrez for raising the Palestine flag at the Etihad stadium on Sunday during his team's celebration of the title win. Just minutes after raising the flag of Palestine, Mahrez became the most prominent celebrated figure by Palestinians o


An American wins $ 515 million in the lottery

A Pennsylvania citizen won the Friday night lottery jackpot of $ 515 million. The winning numbers were 6-9-17-18-48, with the gold number 8. The person will get $ 348.6 million in cash, after tax, from the grand prize. It is reported by US media as the biggest prize in Pennsylvania since becomi


NFT of 'Charlie Bit My Finger' video sells for more than $760,000

Fourteen years ago, YouTube video Charlie Bit My Finger went live on May 22, 2007. The video featuring two brothers was a sensation, becoming an early example of viral meme content. But the video is soon to be removed from YouTube, the platform that saw it become a household name, as it




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