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Reuters

The French 'Spider-Man' Freeclimbs in Havana

Daredevil Alain Robert takes his talents to Cuba.

Reuters

Germans' Anti-Stuttgart 21 Protests May Pay Off, 2 Years Later

The country reconsiders a massive rail project.

Reuters

The Pre-Lunar New Year Travel Crunch

China's rail systems will handle an average of 5.2 million trips a day.

Reuters

A Truck Filled With Fireworks Explodes, Destroys Highway

The blast was so strong it sent some cars flying off the bridge, and still more trucks were found crushed underneath the debris.

Detroit Free Press

Deadly Pileup in Detroit Is 'a Mile Long'

"Whiteout conditions" appear to have caused at least 30 drivers to lose control of their vehicles.

Reuters

Europe's Largest Fire Festival Culminates in a Boat Burning Bonanza

Up Helly Aa lights up Scotland.

Reuters

What Daily Life Looks Like in Syria

The daily indignity of life at war.

Reuters

A Graffiti Artist's Ode to Oscar

Eduardo Kobra honors Oscar Niemeyer with a gigantic mural in Sao Paulo.

Christina Lihan

Iconic City Landmarks, Right Out of the Land of Lilliput

Paper sculptures of architectural landmarks.

Yuriko Nakao/Reuters

The World's Weirdest New Hotel Rooms

Chocolate, ice, and other strange spots to rest your weary head.

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Scenes From London's Fiery Helicopter Crash

Two people were killed after a copter collided with a construction crane and fell to the street in Central London.

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Strip Down and Ride the Subway

Improv Everywhere's annual no-pants transit ride goes international.

Reuters

It's Official: The Weather Is Extremely Insane Right Now

Extreme heat in Australia, snow in the Middle East.

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A 'Red Wave' Dust Storm Strikes Australia

As if they didn't have enough to worry about.

Reuters

Terrifying Images of the Australian Wildfires

Record-setting high temperatures combined with painfully dry conditions have sparked hundreds of brushfires across the country.

Reuters

Can't Get Enough of Giant, Gaping Holes in the Middle of Cities?

Reuters has you covered.

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Riots in Belfast After City Council Votes to Lower Union Jack

Tensions are never far beneath the surface in Ulster.

A Watercolor Guide to Harlem's Hidden Bakeries

An artist chronicles the neighborhood's best sweet shops.

Reuters

'Criminals Should Be Punished'

Protesters gathered across India's cities to demand justice and security for women.