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Visit Fake Baby Factory in Spain

A lifelike baby-doll rests on a table during manufacturing process at the Clone Factory in the Spanish Basque city of Leioa.

These baby dolls are made of silicone by Spanish company Babyclon. They create a range of models, including a series of Avatar-inspired dolls, which are popular on social networks.

They also make human lookalike dolls called ''reborn...
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06/23/2017 at 15:32. Facebook
The "One Country, Two Systems" principle adopted by the central government has served the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) remarkably well. The HKSAR has its own currency, taxation, a world-class financial system and an independent judiciary. #HongKong #HKSAR20
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06/23/2017 at 14:54. Facebook
Good enough to eat: Rice fields turn into artwork in NE China

June is the best time to visit Xinglongtai near Shenyang, in northeast China’s Liaoning Province, to check out rice field artwork.

Nineteen huge pieces of art have been created on the rice fields themselves, covering 0.34 square kilometers. Created using 3D technology, most of them are inspired by ancient Chinese legends, but...
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06/23/2017 at 14:12. Facebook
Indian man arrested for selling lizard penises as tantric root plants

An Indian man has been arrested for selling dried monitor lizard penises online as a rare root plant believed to bring good luck, Indian forest department officials said on Friday.

The news comes days after Indian and British investigators said they had uncovered a scam in which Indian internet retailers were passing off...
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06/23/2017 at 13:33. Facebook
“The Ku Klux Klan movement is small and fractured, but still poses a threat to society,” said Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO of Anti-Defamation League
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KKK 'still a threat to society', 42 groups remain active in 33 US states: report

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06/23/2017 at 13:24. Facebook
15 killed, 70 injured in twin blasts in northwest Pakistan

At least 15 people were killed and 70 others injured in twin blasts at a market in Parachinar on Friday afternoon, local Urdu TV channel Geo reported.

A rescue operation is underway but the cause of the blasts is still unknown.

Parachinar is the capital of Pakistan's northwest tribal area of Kurram Agency.
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06/23/2017 at 12:53. Facebook
Carpenter shapes wooden motor tricycle

A Russian carpenter Dmitry Gubenko has manufactured a wooden motor tricycle. The three-wheeled vehicle has a 9.5 horsepower engine similar to the one used in a usual motorbike.

Before this wooden motor tricycle, Dmitry has made a Basket Weave Bike in 2015.
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06/23/2017 at 12:12. Facebook
Former Botswana president Masire dies at 91

Botswana is mourning the death of its second President Sir Ketumile Masire who died in hospital late Thursday night.

Born Quett Ketumile Johny Masire in 1925, he led Botswana since 1980 following the death of founding president Sir Seretse Khama until his retirement in 1998.

He led the country in what many described as a difficult period in the...
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06/23/2017 at 12:10. Facebook
Mouse steals flowers

A tiny harvest mouse feasts on pollen after nestling itself inside tulip buds.

The cute mouse around the size of a two pence piece climbed up the stems of the colorful flowers and jumped inside the petals. It quickly obtained pollen before moving on to more tulips while being photographed at Liberty’s Owl, Raptor and Reptile Centre near Ringwood, United Kingdom.
Mouse steals flowers A tiny harvest mouse feasts on pollen after nestling
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06/23/2017 at 11:30. Facebook
Birds' flight ability 'transforms' the shape of their eggs, study

Hummingbirds lay ellipses eggs but owls lay spheres eggs. Why do bird eggs come in different shapes? It may be related to birds' flight ability.

According to a new study published in the US journal Science, birds tend to lay eggs that are more asymmetric and more elliptical if they are better fliers.

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06/23/2017 at 10:50. Facebook
Chinese student designs award-winning life slide

A Chinese student, Fan Shizhong’s design of a life slide has recently won the transportation award in this year’s Core77 Design Awards, an annual industrial design award held in the US.

Fan’s multifunctional life slide serves as a ladder truck, an evacuation slide and a crane machine, providing a creative solution when saving lives from...
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06/23/2017 at 10:45. Facebook
Deadly London tower blaze started with fridge fire: Met Police

The deadly Grenfell Tower blaze in London that left an estimated 79 people dead last week started with a fridge fire, London's Metropolitan Police said Friday.

Police have also said both the insulation and tiles used in cladding at the tower block failed all post-fire safety checks.

Reuters news agency reported the police were...
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06/23/2017 at 10:10. Facebook
California man visits Disneyland 2,000 days in a row

As one of the world's largest entertainment companies, Disney is used to adoring fans but one man has topped them all, visiting its California theme park 2,000 days in a row.

Jeff Reitz marked the milestone on Thursday, using his Disneyland Resort annual pass which had enabled his trek to the park on a daily basis since January 1,...
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06/23/2017 at 09:30. Facebook
It’s sheep dipping time for the nomads of NW China

A chorus of bleats, splashes of water, and the shouts and laughter of Kazakh shepherds… It’s sheep dipping time in the swelting grasslands of Jeminay County, northwestern Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

Twice a year, after the great nomad migrations between winter settlements and summer pastures high up in the mountains, Kazakh people herd...
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06/23/2017 at 09:02. Facebook
Four Taliban militants, including key commander killed in Afghanistan

Four Taliban militants including key commander Qari Aman were killed by a renegade soldier in the Darzab district of Afghanistan's northern Jawzjan province, a top provincial police officer said Friday.

"A bodyguard of Taliban key commander Qari Aman opened fire on his friends on Thursday, killing him and three others on...
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06/23/2017 at 08:50. Facebook
'It's a girl!': Tokyo zoo announces baby panda's sex

A baby panda recently born in Japan is a girl, a Tokyo zoo said Friday, adding that the little cub appeared to be in good health.

Tokyo's Ueno Zoo celebrated the first birth of a baby panda in five years on June 12, prompting rolling television reports and setting off panda fever nationwide.

A zoo spokesman said the female cub's sex was...
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06/23/2017 at 08:10. Facebook
Saudi Arabia and several other Arab nations at the heart of a diplomatic row have demanded Doha to shut down broadcaster Al Jazeera, cut diplomatic ties with Iran and close the Turkish military base in the country among other exorbitant demands in order to restore ties with it, the Associated Press reported on Friday.
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06/23/2017 at 07:30. Facebook
None of royals wants to be king or queen, says Prince Harry

Queen Elizabeth's bachelor grandson Prince Harry caused a stir Thursday by saying no members of the British royal family want to be the king or queen.

"Is there any one of the Royal Family who wants to be king or queen? I don't think so," Harry told the magazine.

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06/23/2017 at 06:43. Facebook
Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi discussed on Thursday the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue with US President Donald Trump in Washington D.C. and extended Chinese President Xi Jinping's regards to him.

Trump said the US looks forward to working with China to rein in Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs. Meanwhile, Yang noted that China is willing to maintain contact and coordination...
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06/23/2017 at 06:08. Facebook
Rain battered downtown Beijing early on Friday, arriving several hours later than expected but just in time to worsen the morning rush hour.

Beijing meteorological observatory has warned of possible geological disasters and advised residents to avoid activities near mountainous areas and rivers.

The Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism Development also shut down 58 tourist attractions...
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