Tuesday, August 21, 2018

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The image of the first U.S. President George Washington is seen on a dollar bill

George Washington Gold Coin Sells for $1.7 Million

LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  An 18th century gold coin featuring the likeness of first U.S. President George Washington sold for $1.7 million at auction on Thursday,...
Cars drive through Ramon Crater during the Perseid meteor shower near the town of Mitzpe Ramonin

Thousands Gather in Israeli Desert for Meteor Shower

By Ori Lewis MITZPE RAMON, Israel (Reuters) Thousands of star-gazers gathered overnight at one of the darkest spots in Israel hoping to be dazzled by...
Attendees and K-pop fans participate at KCON USA, billed as the world's largest Korean culture convention and music festival, in Los Angeles

With K-Pop Back in U.S. Spotlight, Korean-American Stars Take Hope

By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) Tens of thousands of fans eagerly rode the wave of Korean pop or K-pop this weekend at a convention...
FIFA eWorld Grand Final at the O2 Arena

EFootball’s Coming Home; FIFA’s Virtual World Cup Kicks Off

By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) The 2018 World Cup is over and now for the FIFA eWorld Cup, a virtual tournament that kicked off in...
A man jumps from the Old Bridge during the 452nd traditional diving competition in Mostar

Mostar’s Youngest Diver Honours Centuries of Tradition

By Dado Ruvic MOSTAR, Bosnia (Reuters) Extreme sports might seem like a modern innovation for adrenaline junkies, but in the ancient Bosnian town of Mostar,...
Lunar eclipse in Greece

Star Gazers Seek A Glimpse of ‘Blood Moon’ in Longest Lunar...

By Baz Ratner and Christopher Pike NAIROBI/ABU DHABI (Reuters) Star gazers across much of the world sought a glimpse of a blood-red moon on Friday...
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