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The Eden Project is home to many sculptures, these horses (one of wood the other of bronze) are at the entrance.

Some sculptures, like the WEEE Man are central to the site and visible from many vantage points. 125 more words


VIDEO: Japan waiters compete in 'balancing' race

More than 120 waiters took part in this year’s Waiters’ Race Japan, held in Yokohama on Monday.

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VIDEO: What led to fatal Chicago police shooting?

Dashboard camera footage has been released of the moment a black teenager was shot dead by a white police officer in Chicago.

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We can't just keep throwing money at the black hole of the NHS | Daily Mail Online

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Sarah Vine argues that George Osborne may be giving the NHS an extra £6bn a year but it is only a short-term fix to an institution that will not prosper if we continue to throw money at it. 446 more words


VIDEO: What's life like for women in Raqqa?

Nour, not her real name, escaped Raqqa some weeks ago and is now a refugee in Europe, where she met up with the BBC.

from BBC News – World… 9 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Trio

Birmingham – City of Statues

To try and tempt people the official guidebooks are keen to remind visitors that it has more canals than Venice, more trees than the Bois de Boulogne, it has the Royal Ballet and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. 32 more words