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'It's made in Vietnam!' At inauguration, origin of red Trump hats shocks many

WASHINGTON One of the biggest cheers President Donald Trump received from supporters watching his inaugural address on Friday was his call to "buy American and hire American."

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Czech bubble artist surrounds 275 students with soap 'screen' to claim record

MLADA BOLESLAV, Czech Republic A Czech performer of bubble art surrounded 275 high school students and a car with a single soap-bubble screen on Wednesday, breaking the national record.

Arts Jan 19 2017

New Zealand choppers save cherries for China in Lunar New Year rush

WELLINGTON New Zealand cherry producers are flying helicopters low over their orchards to dry off raindrops and protect thousands of tonnes of their product headed to Asia to feed rapidly growing demand from Chinese New Year revelers.

Jan 17 2017

Juuso the bear makes artistic debut at Finnish gallery

HELSINKI Artists usually like to attend the opening of their exhibitions but the painter of the works that went on display at a gallery in Helsinki on Tuesday preferred to carry on hibernating. | Video

Arts Jan 18 2017

Disabled pups get ruff for TV's annual Puppy Bowl

NEW YORK Three disabled dogs are joining America's annual Puppy Bowl this year, bringing a special kind of ruffness to the celebration intended as an antidote to the nation's Super Bowl football extravaganza. | Video

Jan 17 2017

Bare-breasted FEMEN activist grabs Trump statue by crotch

MADRID A topless activist from the feminist group FEMEN attacked a life-size wax statue of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump during an unveiling ceremony at Madrid's wax museum on Tuesday.

Politics, Election 2016 Jan 17 2017