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Tightrope walker ascends Paris hill on 35-metre high wire

French tightrope artist Tatiana-Mosio Bongonga impressed hundreds of Parisians on Saturday with a performance that featured a walk on a rope suspended 35 metres (115 feet) above the ground in the city’s hilly northern district of Montmartre. 145 more words


NPR News: Attorney For Maria Butina Says "Whole Story" Is Still Not Known About His Client

Attorney For Maria Butina Says “Whole Story” Is Still Not Known About His Client
Robert Driscoll told NPR that Butina, who is facing charges of conspiring to act as a Russian agent, will “be proven innocent in this case.”

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Racism and Discrimination


What Is Racism? A Definition and Examples:

The belief that race accounts for differences in human character or ability and that a particular race is superior to others.” Secondly, racism is, “Discrimination or prejudice based on race… 418 more words


'Suffering' ends with Honduran baby back in parents' arms

‘Suffering’ ends with Honduran baby back in parents’ arms

Baby Johan spent his first day home chasing his family’s kitten, bouncing to music and playing like any 15-month-old boy.


Timely & Tragic #1

How proud I was

the day papa was born?

Everything’s wrong,

upside down.

I have seen

with borrowed eyes

for far too long

to recognize… 88 more words


Austria ditches Turkish language driving theory tests

The change to the theory test comes amid a souring of relations between Austria and Turkey.

from BBC News – World https://bbc.in/2uTEsL4


How to Pack a Carry On like a Pro / Cómo Empacar un Equipaje de Mano como un Profesional

When traveling, many people travel with only a carry on for a few reasons. Someone could be doing a backpacking trip across a country or continent, some people can’t afford to check in a bag, some people don’t want to go through the hassle of checking in a bag, and etc. 1,491 more words