Fires March Ahead in US Western Coast

Dozens of blazes have destroyed half a million hectares of forest, with the smoke reaching the country's East Coast
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All-Civilian SpaceX Crew Returns to Earth

All-Civilian SpaceX Crew Returns to Earth

Four space tourists safely ended their trailblazing trip into orbit Saturday with a splashdown in the Atlantic off the Florida coast. Their SpaceX capsule parachuted into the ocean just before sunset, not far from where their chartered flight bega...

Some Afghan Girls Return to School in Kabul

Some Afghan Girls Return to School in Kabul

Some Afghan girls returned to primary schools with segregated classes, Saturday, September 18, after the Taliban announced state and private schools at the primary and secondary levels would reopen. Most educational institutions in the capital, Ka...

Indian Park Provides its Elephants “Day Off” From Work on Hindu Festival.

Indian Park Provides its Elephants “Day Off” From Work on Hindu Festival.

India's famous Bengal Safari Park in eastern West Bengal state's Siliguri city provided its elephants with a day off from their safari services in observance of the Hindu festival of Vishwakarma Puja. The two elephants, Laxmi and Urmila, were deco...

Barefoot Rope Walker Scales the Heights From the Eiffel Tower.

Barefoot Rope Walker Scales the Heights From the Eiffel Tower.

Cheers and applause echoed around the Eiffel Tower, Saturday, September 18, as French slackliner Nathan Paulin walked across a rope suspended 70 meters above the ground from the first floor of Paris' iconic monument. Paulin - who was attached to a...

String Quartet Plays Vivaldi on Giant Violin Floating Down Venice Canal.

String Quartet Plays Vivaldi on Giant Violin Floating Down Venice Canal.

Music lovers in Venice were treated to a string quartet playing onboard a large violin-shaped boat as it motored slowly along one of the city's famous canals. The boat - built as a tribute to COVID-19 victims - was launched Saturday, September 18,...

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