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20 Must-Visit Attractions in Rio De Janeiro

Between its giddy mix of bustling urban life and natural wonders, there’s no shortage of iconic and fascinating sights in Rio De Janeiro, from …

Rio De Janeiro

Want to visit all new seven wonders of the world?

Want to visit all seven new wonders of the world? Do you have a spare three months and £15,000? This new round-the-world tour might be for you.<p>Tour …

Taj Mahal

12 Famous Places That Don’t Look Like We Expected

In brochures, countries are depicted as pure paradise and the pictures are so incredible that you just can’t believe your eyes. But sometimes the …

Cool Stuff

Obituary: Carmine "Connie" Andrade, 91, of Milford

A member of St. Mary's Women's Guild and later Christ the Redeemer Church, she loved dancing, traveling with her husband.<p><i>Information and photo via</i> …

General Electric

7 WONDERS TRIP: Contiki ticks off all New7Wonders on new epic trip

By Nahrain John<p>@karryontravel<p>11 Sep 2018<p>From the Taj Mahal to The Great Wall of China, right through to Petra, the Colosseum, Machu Picchu, Chichen …

South America

According to science, self-esteem peaks at *this* age

Raise your hand if you ever felt like a cripplingly awkward tween/teen/adult. And you were afraid you’d feel that way forever. No? Just us?<p>The good news is, you’re on the up and up—and science can prove it.<p>According to a new report in the <i>Psychological Bulletin</i>, self-esteem doesn’t actually peak …

Self-esteem

Obituary: Mary F. Paulovich Zavalko, 84, of Milford

She was a volunteer for Milford Hospital as well as the Penny Pinchers Thrift Shop.

Rio De Janeiro

Walkers amazed by Jesus on Twmbarlwm summit

<b>Walkers ascending a mountain in Caerphilly county might have thought they were suffering from exhaustion when confronted by a vision of Jesus.</b><p>The 8ft (2m 43cm) high fibreglass statue caused quite a stir when it appeared on Twmbarlwm's summit on Monday, after being carried over stiles and fences by …

Walking

A statue of Jesus Christ appears on top of a Gwent hill

PEOPLE can be forgiven for thinking that their sins had been pardoned on Bank Holiday Monday, after an eight-foot statue of Christ turned up on top …

Jesus

Out of her skull? Aliens told US House candidate about thousands of non-human skulls in Malta cave

A candidate for the upcoming US House election this week is standing by a claim she made many years ago that aliens had abducted her when she was …

Paranormal

Florida candidate says alien abduction doesn't define her

MIAMI (AP) — U.S. House candidate Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera has a long list of accomplishments to bolster her campaign in Florida. But she is perhaps best known for claiming that she was abducted by space aliens as a child.<p>Rodriguez Aguilera is a longshot in the race for the Miami-area seat being …

Conservative View

Florida Congressional candidate says she was abducted by aliens

A U.S. House candidate from Florida is not backing down from her claims she was abducted by aliens.<p>Bettina Rodriguez Aguilar, a Republican, is …

Florida

House candidate in Florida: Alien abduction account doesn't define me

MIAMI (AP) — U.S. House candidate Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera has a long list of accomplishments to bolster her campaign in Florida. But she is …

Paranormal

Statues and monuments worth visiting: The 10 most extraordinary statues in the world

You may also like these photo galleries<p>Qantas opens new domestic business lounge at Melbourne Airport<p>Why you need to visit the epic US 'road of …

Travel (Australia)

Miami Herald Endorses Candidate Who Says She Was Taken By Space Aliens

"Here's why we chose her: She's not crazy," the editorial page editor said about the GOP House contender.<p>What planet are you from, Miami Herald?<p>The newspaper is endorsing a Republican congressional candidate who says she was abducted by Jesus-like aliens.<p>Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera, a former Doral …

U.S. Congress

GOP Candidate Says She Boarded Alien Spaceship

<b>Miami, Fla. (WJZ/CNN) —</b> <i>The Miami Herald</i> is endorsing congressional candidate Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera, who claimed in a 2009 interview that she …

UFOs

Obituary: Florence Hay Benard, 76, of Milford

Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family. Flo's beauty was only surpassed by the compassion of her heart.<p>MILFORD, CT — Florence Hay …

Christ the Redeemer

Explore Argentina & Brazil

Day 1Buenos Aires<p>Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.<p>On arrival in Buenos Aires, you will be picked up and transferred to the hotel. The …

São Paulo

CHVRCHES Brings Good Vibes To ALT Summer Camp

Aug 12, 2018<p>The good vibes were felt from the front to back when <b>CHVRCHES</b> hit the <b>ALT 98.7 Summer Camp</b> stage. Fresh off of the release of their third …

Summer Camp

27 Statue Of Liberty Facts That Will Even Surprise Most Americans

1 of 28<p>The statue weighs a whopping 450,000 pounds. That's about 30 times the size of a T. rex.<p>2 of 28<p>The Statue of Liberty was almost placed in …

Statue of Liberty

Ex-Chester Chronicle photographer is co-founder of travel company worth £10m

Ex-Chronicle photographer Lee Thompson and wife Radha Vyas have been featured by US business website Forbes.com after their London-based travel …

Chester, UK

This adorable photo of a gay couple kissing is making homophobes lose their minds

On the grand spectrum of shocking photos, the above shot registers somewhere above pet pictures and below rock climbing action snaps.<p>But location is …

LGBTQI

10 iconic statues in the world worth seeing

On the 24 July the Western Cape government and the city of Cape Town, unveiled a bronze statue of Nelson Mandela on the Cape Town City Hall …

South Africa

BLOG: Ashley Gomez Travels to Rio de Janeiro - Xavier University

Hey Xavier Fans! <br>Yesterday was absolutely incredible!!! Thanks to a generous donor we were able to fly to Rio de Janeiro for the day. We went to the …

Rio De Janeiro

Frank Wright, a prominent Minneapolis journalist, dies at 87

For 44 years Wright plied his craft from skid row to hot spots around the world.

Nelson Mandela

BLOG: Ashley Gomez and USA Team Start 2-0 at FISU America Games - Xavier University

Hey Xavier Fans! <br>We are currently 2-0 in the FISU America Games. We played Mexico on Tuesday and won, 87-56. On Wednesday, we played Uruguay and won, …

Rio De Janeiro

17 bucket list destinations that are overrated — sorry

While many people have a bucket list full of places they want to see in their lifetime, some bucket list destinations just aren't worth the hassle. From famous landmarks with overly average ratings to destinations that are simply tourist traps, there are many popular spots around the world that …

New York City

Obituary: ​Maurice M. Levesque, 87, of Milford

An active member of the community, he was one of the founding members of the Milford Riders.<p><i>Information via Smith Funeral Home</i><p>Maurice M. Levesque, …

Alzheimer's Disease

13+ Wild Things That Were Worth Waking Up For

The earlier in the week it is, the harder the morning hits. And while that's nice on Friday when the feeling hits like a little RC Car, it's a lot …

Freight Train

List: Places Where Social Influencers Do the ‘Dancer’ Pose and the Corresponding Poverty Rates

<b>Location:</b> Denver, Colorado <b><br>Description:</b> In front of a marbled rock face in afternoon shadow. <b><br>Poverty Rate:</b> 16.4%<b>Location:</b> Miami, Florida <b><br>Description:</b> On …

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