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October 31, 2018

Prince Harry shares touching advice to young boy who also lost his mom

Chris Jackson/Getty Images(AUCKLAND, New Zealand) -- Prince Harry, who lost his mom at age 12, had touching words of advice for a young boy whose mom had also passed away. “Life will always be alright, you know that?” Harry told the boy, who had lined up to greet Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, in Auckland, New Zealand on Tuesday. “I made it to 34-years-old and life is great.” “I have a beautiful wife and a baby on the way,” Harry added, pointing to Meghan, who is expect..
October 31, 2018

Sweden’s Museum of Disgusting Food features root beer, Pop-Tarts and other American classics

iStock/Thinkstock(MALMO, Sweden) -- Not everyone, particularly in the U.S., will agree that Twinkies, root beer and Pop-Tarts are "disgusting food." But these American culinary creations are among the edibles featured in a new Museum of Disgusting Food in Malmo, Sweden. Eighty food items from 35 countries are presented, with equal numbers from Europe and Asia and with Latin America, Africa and Australia represented as well. But China, the U.S. and France are in the lead. Gastronomical adventurer..
October 31, 2018

Human remains found at Vatican embassy

iStock/Thinkstock(ROME) -- Human remains found during construction at a Vatican property in Rome may help to unfold the mystery behind the disappearance of two teenage girls. The Vatican says workers found the remains during the renovations of its embassy to Italy. The discovery revives the cases of a Vatican employee’s daughter and another girl, both 15 years old, who vanished in 1983 without leaving a trace. They both disappeared within weeks of each other, and police say the cases might be c..
October 31, 2018

World’s tallest statue unveiled in India

SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images(LONDON) -- The prime minister of India on Wednesday unveiled the world’s largest statue, dedicated to Sardar Patel, a nationalist who helped unite modern India after its independence from Britain. "We are doing everything possible to turn Sardar Patel's vision into a reality and ensure a good-quality life for our fellow Indians," Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted. The monument, called the Statue of Unity, stands at nearly 600 feet and cost $460 million to ..