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Watch a group of jumpers parachute down a basilica.
Protesters stopped Ukraine's richest man from "spitting on the soul" of the city by demolishing buildings in a historic site.
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The bagpipe is possibly the only musical instrument to have been labeled a tool of warfare.
The historic ballpark fought off demolition and ended up better off for it.
How an old building's conversion into a nightclub changed Manchester.
A quirky take on neighborhood improvement in the Motor City.
The country's socio-political struggles have influenced a surprising amount of home products.
The real scent of the Ohio city is far more complex.
A creative pulley system allows apartment-dwellers to stretch their green thumb.
This former Soviet Republic is poised to become a restaurant hot spot.
The city's oldest and most prestigious body building competition takes place this week.
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