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  1. Legendary Model Pat Cleveland Charts Her Journey On and Off the RunwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Essence Magazine

    ... other hot spots. (She swims near sharks in Mombasa, Kenya, escapes the police in Acapulco and rides a camel in Luxor, Egypt.) What shines through this chic romp is Cleveland's resilience and indelible charm, inherited from her single mother, Lady ...

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  2. Jay Talking Travel: Egypt Part One - Evening On The NileRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | CBS Local

    TV 1170 Soldiers Field Road Boston, MA 02134 Directions 787-7000 Newsroom: 617-787-7145 Programming: 617-746-8383 ON-AIR SCHEDULE Follow @cbsboston NewsFollow WBZ-TV PersonalitiesFind Us On Facebook WBZ-TV LINKS AND INFORMATION Contact WBZ-TV Invite A WBZ-TV Speaker Public [...] Today's Weather Forecast Traffic and Weather Together on the 3s. Breaking News When It Happens.

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  3. Cruising through antiquity on the Nile, without the crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Janesville Gazette

    Tourists on horseback explore the Great Pyramids of Giza, the only one of the seven wonders of the ancient world still standing. More than 3,000 years old, the magnificent Abu Simbel, originally carved from the faces of stone hills on the west bank of the Nile, was moved to its present site during the 1960s.

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  4. Romans outraged after tourists play in historic fountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Connecticut Post

    Romans are outraged after this trio of tourists decided to take a dip in a historic monument. The bikini-clad ladies are the latest to join the list of tourists behaving badly.

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  5. Romans outraged after tourists caught in historic fountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Romans are outraged after this trio of tourists decided to take a dip in a historic monument. The bikini-clad ladies are the latest to join the list of tourists behaving badly.

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  6. A cruise on the Nile showcases Egypt's antiquitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Star Tribune

    On the top deck of the cruise ship River Tosca, the swimming pool was cool and inviting in the afternoon heat. Below, the fabled Nile River was wide and blue and calm.

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  7. Egypt orders Muslim imams to give identical, pre-written weekly sermonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Stars and Stripes

    For observant Muslims in Egypt, the sermons delivered by clerics in their respective neighborhoods offer a time to connect spiritually and, for many, remain their main source of religious teaching. For imams, it's a chance to focus their sermons on issues affecting their particular community, sometimes mixed with political messages.

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  8. Romans outraged after tourists play in historic fountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Romans are outraged after this trio of tourists decided to take a dip in a historic monument. The bikini-clad ladies are the latest to join the list of tourists behaving badly.

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  9. Egyptian government orders Muslim preachers to give identical, pre-written weekly sermonsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Cortez Journal News

    For observant Muslims in Egypt, the sermons delivered by clerics in their respective neighborhoods offer a time to connect spiritually and, for many, remain their main source of religious teaching.

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  10. a Trip Back in Antiquity: Cruise on the Nile without the crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Texarkana Gazette

    More than 3,000 years old, the magnificent Abu Simbel, originally carved from the faces of stone hills on the west bank of the Nile, was moved to its present site during the 1960s. On the top deck of the cruise ship River Tosca, the swimming pool was cool and inviting in the afternoon heat.

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  11. Egypt Orders Muslim Preachers to Deliver Identical Weekly SermonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Voice of America

    Egyptian authorities said on Tuesday that Muslim clerics would be required to read out identical pre-written weekly sermons as part of the government's campaign against extremism, drawing angry criticism from some preachers. The ministry of religious endowments has since 2014 been providing imams with topics for their sermons at Friday prayers, but the latest move confines preachers across the country to reading from the same script.

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  12. Egypt sentences police officers over detainee's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Al Jazeera

    The Qena Criminal Court convicted policeman Samir Imam, 24, on Tuesday and sentenced him to seven years for "beating to death." The court also ordered the Interior Ministry to pay 1.5 million Egyptian pounds to the man's family.

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  13. As woman cause outrage for stripping in Rome fountain here are other faux pas by touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Daily Mail

    Snapshots from the land that time forgot: Stunning photographs reveal how the nomadic Brokpa tribe in remote Bhutan fight to preserve tradition nestled in the misty foothills of the Himalayas Abandoned shops, discarded laundry and traffic lights signalling to empty streets: Eerie images inside Fukushima's exclusion zone five years after the nuclear disaster Are we nearly there yet? From the best in-car DVD player to the perfect stereo for sing-alongs: 9 ways to keep your kids entertained on long car journeys this summer Emirates is named the world's best airline for the FOURTH time Hope they were wearing seatbelts! Strap yourself in and watch the incredible moment an Airbus A350 makes a VERTICAL take-off Great-grandfather narrowly avoids being left stranded in Cuba after his wife passes away on holiday... leaving a A 20,000 hospital bill As three woman cause outrage for stripping in a ... (more)

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  14. Cruising through antiquity on the Nile, without the crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Stuff.co.nz

    More than 3000 years old, the magnificent Abu Simbel, originally carved from the faces of stone hills on the west bank of the Nile, was moved to its present site during the 1960s. On the top deck of the cruise ship River Tosca, the swimming pool was cool and inviting in the afternoon heat.

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  15. Egyptian policemen jailed for beating father of four to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Channelnewsasia.com

    CAIRO: An Egyptian police officer was sentenced to seven years in jail and five other policemen to three years on Tuesday for beating to death a father of four, a case that has fuelled public anger about perceived police brutality. Talaat Shabib al-Rashidi was one of at least three men who died in police custody in the space of a single week in November 2015, prompting riots in his southern home town of Luxor and rare media scrutiny of police methods.

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  16. Maths SpecialistEgyptThe British School of Egypt in Giza are...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Times Educational Supplement

    The British School of Egypt are looking to recruit dedicated teachers that have a desire to ensure that children reach their potential in all academic areas, with high regard for developing children's musical, dramatic and sporting abilities. The BSE is committed to the safety, welfare and well- being of every pupil, seeking to ensure that everyone working in or for the school ensures that children are safe at all times.

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  17. Karnak Temple from the Mortuary Temple of HatchepsutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Egypt Today

    As dusk settles over modern Luxor, and from the very top of the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari, it is possible - as it was in antiquity - to make out the outline of the great temple of Karnak across the Nile. Look down from that vantage point, on a line towards the modern visitors' centre, and you will also see a rather unprepossessing low square of wall-unlabeled and ignored by the passing tourists and local people alike.

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  18. Week-old fawn euthanized after humans kidnap itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A fawn like this one was euthanized after people took it from its hiding spot. Click ahead to read about more bad tourist behavior.

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  19. Egypt goes glam: First opera house begins construction in Port SaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Al Bawaba

    In celebration of the 30 June Uprising, the Ministry of Culture is building an opera house in Port Said, the first of its kind in the city. The new opera house is considered a step towards establishing opera houses and cultural centres throughout different governorates in Egypt, with the next opera house to be built in Luxor.

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  20. Egypt marks new holiday amid violence in Sinai, near LibyaRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 30 | My Mother Lode

    Egypt celebrated the army's 2013 overthrow of an Islamist president with a new national holiday on Thursday, a day that also saw deadly militant attacks in Sinai and clashes with smugglers near the country's porous border with Libya. In Cairo, warplanes flew overhead in honor of the holiday as supporters of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi -- who as defense minister led the ouster of Mohammed Morsi three years ago -- geared for rallies later in the day, after the breaking of the Ramadan dawn-to-dusk fast.

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