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  1. QRCS Opens New Medical Services for Syrians in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Doha: Qatar Red Crescent has opened a series of humanitarian projects with the Kuwait Red Crescent Society in the Bekaa, Lebanon. Also, a memorandum of understanding was signed by the Chairman of KRCS, Dr. Helal Al-Sayer, and Head of QRCS's Mission in Lebanon, Omar Katerji.

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  2. 15 holiday destinations that make a surprisingly good day-trip from LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Metro

    It's cold, it's dirty, it's grey and it's expensive. On top of that, our fears over Brexit are making fleeing abroad even more tempting.

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  3. Contemporary art brings life to Cairo's City of the DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Reuters

    Children walk past a graffiti painted on the wall of a building located inside the 15th-century complex built by Mameluk Sultan al-Ashraf Qaitbey, in Cairo's City of the Dead, Egypt February 13, 2017. A graffiti, painted on the wall of a house located inside the 15th-century complex built by Mameluk Sultan al-Ashraf Qaitbey, is photographed, in Cairo's City of the Dead, Egypt February 13, 2017.

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  4. One night in Luang Prabang, I received a simple, magical giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Globe and Mail

    Facts & Arguments is a daily personal piece submitted by readers. Have a story to tell? See our guidelines at tgam.ca/essayguide .

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  5. Link About It: This Week's Picks: Black women who designed iconic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Cool Hunting

    The lost continent of Mauritia is believed to have been pulled apart by geological forces and sunk to the bottom of the sea long, long ago and scientists have just found evidence that might prove that theory. When studying volcanic rocks on the island of Mauritius, scientists found some with zircon crystals embedded in them.

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  6. Link About It: An Exhibition of 400 Found NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Cool Hunting

    For 12 years, Sydney-based artist Laura Sullivan has been collecting discarded handwritten notes. The first one was a fairly dull shopping list, but since then she has found love notes, pro/con lists about romances, and very strange information on Post-It labels.

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  7. Refugee families arrive in Texas asaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Since 2011, the Mousa Al Kazma family has been looking for a place to call home because the place they called home isn't safe enough to call home any longer. The family of eight, including two sets of twins, is from Aleppo, Syria.

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  8. Link About It: Wild Green Comet Coming Our Way Saturday MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Cool Hunting

    For early risers on Saturday morning, a strange green comet will be visible. Comet 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova will reach maximum brightness pre-dawn, but you'll need binoculars or a small telescope to see it properly.

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  9. Link About It: 375,000 Images From the Met Are Yours to Use, FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Cool Hunting

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art's public domain policy has changed this week, making 375,000 images in the collection free to be used in any which way you can think up. Additionally, the new policy makes data about the collection available.

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  10. Road Scholar Offers Learning Adventures Aboard Ship on America's Five Great LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Market Wire

    Adventurers interested in learning about the storied waterways of the nation's five Great Lakes now have the opportunity to learn aboard a small ship exclusively chartered by Road Scholar. The not-for-profit educational travel organization offers this unique opportunity for adults 50-plus.

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  11. Norwegian Cruise Line Extends Sailings To Cuba Through December 2017Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | PressReleasePoint

    Additional roundtrip cruises from Miami to Cuba on Norwegian Sky begin June 2017; All 30 voyages will feature an overnight call in the capital city of Havana Norwegian Cruise Line announced today that it will extend its offering of weekly roundtrip cruises from Miami to Cuba aboard Norwegian Sky, the largest vessel sailing to Cuba, through December 2017. Together with the five previously announced cruises in May 2017, these 25 additional cruises, which start in June 2017, all feature an overnight stay in Cuba's historical and culturally-rich capital of Havana.

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  12. Siberian resort builds 'ice library of dreams'Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | BBC News

    The hopes and dreams of 1,000 people have been carved into massive blocks of ice for a new tourist attraction near the shore of Russia's Lake Baikal, in Siberia. "Last year we announced we would create the Ice Library of Wonders, and asked people to send us their dreams and wishes," local tourism chief and ice librarian Maxim Khvostishkov told Komsomolskaya Pravda newspaper.

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  13. Saudi Arabia to appoint ambassador to Lebanon: president's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Reuters

    Saudi Arabia will appoint a new ambassador to Lebanon, encourage the return of Saudi tourists and increase flights there by Saudi airlines, the Lebanese president's office said, in a sign of improved bilateral ties. The kingdom's Gulf Affairs Minister Thamer al-Sabhan informed President Michel Aoun of the changes when they met at the presidential palace on Monday, Aoun's office said in a statement.

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  14. Syrians in Lebanon resume travel to US as ban blockedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | The Peninsula

    Beirut: Syrian nationals began flying out of Beirut on Sunday en route to the United States after a US court placed a temporary block on President Donald Trump's contentious travel ban. Trump's January 27 executive order prevented entry into the US for refugees and travellers from seven mainly Muslim nations, including Syria.

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  15. U.S. court refuses to immediately restore Trump travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | The Peninsula

    WASHINGTON/BEIRUT: A U.S. appeal court late on Saturday denied a request from the U.S. Department of Justice to immediately restore a immigration order from President Donald Trump barring citizens from seven mainly Muslim countries and temporarily banning refugees. The court ruling dealt a further setback to Trump, who has denounced the judge in the state of Washington who blocked his executive order on Friday.

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  16. Humanoids of the world unite against ignorance! Support the ACLURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | PR Log

    Feb. 3, 2017 - PRLog -- L.A.-based graphic novel company HUMANOIDS will support the ACLU by donating 100% of its profits from the sale of the following four books, under a social media campaign entitled " Humanoids of the world unite against ignorance! Support the ACLU ." This campaign and all associated donations will run through the entire month of February.

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  17. Traveling to Lebanon with less than six months passport validity?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Ask MetaFilter

    My girlfriend and I are traveling to Beirut in a month. Her passport expires almost exactly six months after our departure flight, and she doesn't want to pay for an expedited renewal before we leave.

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  18. Bermuda Sands Apparel Named Official Lifestyle Apparel Of The St. Kitts-Nevis Admirals Cup Pro-AmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | 24-7 Press Release

    CHARLOTTE, NC, February 03, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Bermuda Sands, designers and manufacturers of exceptional performance apparel for leisure sports and activities, today announced they have been selected as the official lifestyle apparel partner for the St. Kitts-Nevis Admirals Cup Pro-Am. The St. Kitts-Nevis Admirals Cup Pro-Am is February 4-9, 2017 at the Royal St. Kitts Golf Club and the Robert Trent Jones II Course at the Four Seasons Nevis.

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  19. TripAdvisor Announces Inaugural Inductees to its Travelers' Choice Awards For Hotels Hall of FameRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The Hall of Fame recognizes the only 16 properties to have won a Travelers' Choice for Hotels award for 10 years in a row, 2008 through 2017. Travelers' Choice for Hotels award winners were determined based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travelers worldwide.

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  20. "A Night in Old San Antonio " Brings the Heritage of San Antonio...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Digital Game Developer

    Sponsored by and benefiting the San Antonio Conservation Society , the 69th presentation of NIOSA will be held April 25-28, 2017, during the city's Fiesta San Antonio celebration. Through the magic of more than 250 food, drink and atmosphere booths, 12 live musical acts, children's games, decorations, costumed volunteers and souvenirs, NIOSA brings the city's heritage alive in its 15 areas.

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