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German beer in a beer garden
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August 24, 2018 - 3:01 pm
Authors of the new study insist that any benefits from drinking alcohol are outweighed by the harms.
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Cancun Mexico beach with beach chairs, white sand and sun
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August 24, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Would you book a trip to Mexico anytime soon?
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A bag of KFC chicken in London.
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August 24, 2018 - 11:30 am
The 590-foot-long tunnel connected the San Luis KFC location to a home in Sonora, Mexico.
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Jaguar E-type cars set off from Goodwood House in West Sussex on the E-type Round Britain Coastal Drive
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August 24, 2018 - 11:06 am
It's the exact same classic sports car from the 1960s with its long hood, curved roof and chrome bumpers.
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August 23, 2018 - 12:17 pm
Public health officials are concerned about antibiotic resistance.
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August 21, 2018 - 5:35 am
It comes 25 years after investigators first confronted him about his World War II past.
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FILE - In this file photo dated Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, a child receives a measles vaccination in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The World Health Organization (WTO) said Monday Aug. 20, 2018, the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018 with at least 37 people dead from the disease, and called for increased immunization rates to prevent an endemic. (AP Photo/Leo Correa, FILE)
August 20, 2018 - 12:16 pm
BERLIN (AP) — The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018 and at least 37 people have died. The U.N. agency's European office said Monday more than 41,000 measles cases were reported in the region during the first half...
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August 17, 2018 - 4:43 pm
WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — A Maine restaurant says news about the anger surrounding a change in its french fries has reached people all over the world. Bolley's Famous Franks co-owner Leslie Parsons tells the Kennebec Journal a newspaper in China wanted to try its fries and it received a call from...
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Fresh dairy products. Milk, cheese, brie, Camembert, butter, yogurt, cottage cheese and eggs on wooden table. Selective focus.
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August 17, 2018 - 11:57 am
CAIRO (AP) — For thousands of years beneath Egypt's desert sands a solidified whitish substance sat in a broken jar. Scientists now say it's "probably the most ancient archaeological solid residue of cheese ever found." Archaeologists came across the finding while cleaning the sands around a 19th...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Pope Francis, left, talks with Papal Foundation Chairman Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washinghton, D.C., during a meeting with members of the Papal Foundation at the Vatican. On Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2018, a Pennsylvania grand jury accused Cardinal Wuerl of helping to protect abusive priests when he was Pittsburgh's bishop. (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP)
August 16, 2018 - 6:07 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican expressed "shame and sorrow" Thursday over a scathing Pennsylvania grand jury report about clergy who raped and molested children in six dioceses in that state, calling the abuse "criminally and morally reprehensible" and says Pope Francis wants to eradicate "this...
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