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LONDON—Robert Ettinger is keeping the traditions of his family business alive. His father, Gerry Ettinger, was one of ...
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19th-century Russian writer Leo Tolstoy's novels come to life in the very fields where he drew his inspiration.
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When we talk about ceiling paintings, or frescoes, the first thing that comes to mind is probably Michelangelo and ...
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An iconic silhouette in London’s skyline: Tower Bridge turns 125 years old this weekend. Chris Earlie, the modern-day ...
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If you ever watched the 2005 movie adaptation of "Pride and Prejudice," you may recall that when Elizabeth ...
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We are nowhere near Phoenix, or the United States. But we can’t really say we’re in France either. ...
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A descendant of the last German kaiser on Tuesday lost a court bid for the return of a ...
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Walt Whitman, The Bard of Democracy. Imagine a completely unknown author received this email from novelist Jonathan Franzen ...
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June 14 marked the 73rd birthday of President Donald Trump. A Chinese-American artist wished the President a happy ...
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With summer around the corner, people don't mind waiting in a line that goes around the corner just ...
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Ludwig van Beethoven is widely regarded for his musical compositions, but he's also known for his signature gray ...
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Practitioners of Falun Gong, also known as Falun Dafa, from various countries gathered in the center of Kyiv, ...
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Many westerners probably learned about kung fu from the movies and TV, and who hasn’t dreamed about beating ...
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The NTD International Piano Competition is fairly new to the stage in the world of major classical music ...
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LONDON—A chess piece purchased for a few pounds by an antiques dealer in Scotland in 1964 has been ...
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In selecting the required pieces for performers, the NTD International Piano Competition only sets its eyes on piano ...
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PARIS—The Louvre museum in Paris reopened to the public on May 29 after being shut down for a ...
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On May 22, survivors that were saved by a Japanese Diplomat and their descendants could meet his son ...
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LONDON—Only six sketches in preparation for the Last Supper remain, and all hang at the Queen’s Gallery in ...
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Throughout history, Steinway has been the most sought-after piano for many pianists.
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For Xiaoping Chen, an award-winning oil painting artist and the head of New York’s Northern Academy of the ...
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Fei Tian College in Middletown New York State inspires audiences and celebrates tradition, leaving a legacy for the ...
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Paris residents famously came together to grieve and sing hymns in tribute to France’s Notre-Dame cathedral after the ...
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PARIS—Four-hundred-year-old paintings hung high inside Notre-Dame were damaged by the immense fire that engulfed the Paris cathedral, but ...
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Eager children waiting to watch the new Peppa Pig movie in England were horrified when pre-show horror movie ...
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LONDON—A museum director is planning to establish a permanent space in London to show the history of terror, ...
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NEW YORK—The live rounds of the NTD International Piano Competition will be held at the Engelman Recital Hall ...
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NEW YORK—The fifth NTD International Piano Competition is coming to the Engelman Recital Hall in New York this ...
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A concerned mother has pleaded with women to consider ditching their leggings, saying in an open letter on March ...
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The courtyard around the Louvre Museum's iconic pyramid will disappear this week as part of the celebrations of ...
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