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Obama says new black history museum tells story of America

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama on Saturday expressed hope that a new national museum showcasing the triumphs and tragedies of the African American experience will help to bring people together as the nation reels from recent racial upheaval. | Video

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Subtle seduction in Giorgio Armani's Charmani collection in Milan Sep 23 2016

MILAN A woman's allure is a matter of small and subtle details for Giorgio Armani in his spring/summer 2017 "Charmani" collection presented on Friday during Milan Fashion week. | Video

Plus-size fashion show scores big in Japan Sep 23 2016

TOKYO Japanese pop girl group Pottya, who describe themselves as "chubby", performed their hits while eleven plus size amateur models strutted along the catwalk at a new men's fashion show in Tokyo aimed at breaking down obesity taboos. | Video

Oscar Wilde's home gets special status in UK tribute to top gay figures Sep 23 2016

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The London home of Irish playwright Oscar Wilde and other landmarks linked to gay figures have been awarded special status, the UK's leading heritage body said, in a tribute to the often overlooked contribution of gay communities in shaping modern Britain.

UK sees record visitor numbers in July after EU exit vote Sep 23 2016

LONDON Britain saw a record number of foreign visitors in July while spending by British tourists abroad fell for the first time in more than a year, according to the first figures since the country voted to leave the European Union.

Gibraltar looks to reinvent itself after Brexit Sep 23 2016

GIBRALTAR/LONDON Gibraltar, a rocky British enclave on Spain's southern tip that has positioned itself as a springboard for finance to the European Union, may have to reinvent itself after Britain voted to split from the bloc.


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Switzerland's Next Top Cheese null

Judges look for the top slice among 777 entries at the Swiss Cheese Awards in Switzerland.