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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
A glass for enjoying a sip of whisky while floating in spaceWhen space tourism finally takes off and the rich and famous head off for a hol
A glass for enjoying a sip of whisky while floating in space
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 17 hours ago
When space tourism finally takes off and the rich and famous head off for a holiday in orbit as easily as on the Riviera, they may want to sip something stronger than Tang as they gaze down at Earth. “When they go on a bit of an adventure, it’s the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Whisky will need its own glass in spaceFlames quenched: Russian astronauts enjoyed a brandy after a fire almost destro
Whisky will need its own glass in space
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Flames quenched: Russian astronauts enjoyed a brandy after a fire almost destroyed the Mir space station. Photo: AP Britain: When space tourism finally takes off and the rich and famous head off for a holiday in orbit as easily as on the Riviera,... Read more
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WA Today
Whisky will need its own glass in spaceFlames quenched: Russian astronauts enjoyed a brandy after a fire almost destro
Whisky will need its own glass in space
WA Today / Posted 21 hours ago
Flames quenched: Russian astronauts enjoyed a brandy after a fire almost destroyed the Mir space station. Photo: AP Britain: When space tourism finally takes off and the rich and famous head off for a holiday in orbit as easily as on the Riviera,... Read more
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The Age
Whisky will need its own glass in spaceThe Russian space station Mir: brandy was consumed after a fire almost destroye
Whisky will need its own glass in space
The Age / Posted 21 hours ago
The Russian space station Mir: brandy was consumed after a fire almost destroyed the spacecraft. Photo: AP When space tourism finally takes off and the rich and famous head off for a holiday in orbit as easily as on the Riviera, they may want to sip... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Whisky will need its own glass in spaceThe Russian space station Mir: brandy was consumed after a fire almost destroye
Whisky will need its own glass in space
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
The Russian space station Mir: brandy was consumed after a fire almost destroyed the spacecraft. Photo: AP When space tourism finally takes off and the rich and famous head off for a holiday in orbit as easily as on the Riviera, they may want to sip... Read more
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Canberra Times
Whisky will need its own glass in spaceThe Russian space station Mir: brandy was consumed after a fire almost destroye
Whisky will need its own glass in space
Canberra Times / Posted 21 hours ago
The Russian space station Mir: brandy was consumed after a fire almost destroyed the spacecraft. Photo: AP When space tourism finally takes off and the rich and famous head off for a holiday in orbit as easily as on the Riviera, they may want to sip... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Room check: Villa Angela, SicilyLinda Herrick meets Jim Kerr, rock star turned fisherman, at Villa Angela in Si
Room check: Villa Angela, Sicily
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
Linda Herrick meets Jim Kerr, rock star turned fisherman, at Villa Angela in Sicily. The view of Mt Etna from Villa Angela. Photo / Supplied Where: Villa Angela, Via Leonardo Da Vinci, Taormina, Sicily Getting there: To say Villa Angela is in... Read more
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J Weekly
deathsWilliam (Bill) Maurice Abend, AIA Architect, 84, passed away on Monday, Aug. 24
deaths
J Weekly / Posted yesterday
William (Bill) Maurice Abend, AIA Architect, 84, passed away on Monday, Aug. 24, peacefully at home with his beloved wife, Marcia, by his side in San Francisco, California. He was born on Jan. 11, 1931 to Samuel and Rose Abend. Bill grew up in San... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
20 Questions with Dan WongMy family moved to Grande Prairie from Hong Kong when I was just under a year o
20 Questions with Dan Wong
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted yesterday
My family moved to Grande Prairie from Hong Kong when I was just under a year old. I grew up here and spent the majority of life in Grande Prairie. I have two older sisters, a younger brother, and two younger half-brothers. I’m very goal oriented and... Read more
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The Valley Chronicle
Western Science Center offers a peek into the pastThe 33,000 square foot museum opened in 2006 and has been designed to be one of
Western Science Center offers a peek into the past
The Valley Chronicle / Posted yesterday
The 33,000 square foot museum opened in 2006 and has been designed to be one of the most eco-friendly museums in the United States. It houses several different exhibits including its main natural history exhibit, Snapshots Through Time, that houses... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
My Life in a Building - a Chapel From the SoilDusk falls in Ibadan and the Dominican friars sing their evening prayers in rev
My Life in a Building - a Chapel From the Soil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Dusk falls in Ibadan and the Dominican friars sing their evening prayers in reverberating harmony. The last rays of sun shine through the window of the chapel's tower, illuminating the crucifix on the wall behind the altar. One imagines it was the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Can a company innovate without working its employees to death?The inventor of Bluetooth credits his work-life balance and serene existence wi
Can a company innovate without working its employees to death?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The inventor of Bluetooth credits his work-life balance and serene existence with sparking the creativity that led to his invention. Image / iStock In the summer of 1994, Jaap Haartsen started worked on what would become a ubiquitous and essential... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley arts newsLEONARDO'S HORSE PLACED IN WYOMING The legacy of Leonardo da Vinci's Horse — a
Lehigh Valley arts news
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
LEONARDO'S HORSE PLACED IN WYOMING The legacy of Leonardo da Vinci's Horse — an epic bronze sculpture that was more than five centuries in the making — has extended to the American western frontier with placement of a new eight-foot-tall replica in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
103 famous faces: Answers5 Pavel Korchagin, Russian artist 6 Bill Clinton, former US President 7 Peter
103 famous faces: Answers
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
5 Pavel Korchagin, Russian artist 6 Bill Clinton, former US President 7 Peter the Great, Russian leader 8 Margaret Thatcher, former British Prime Minister 9 Bruce Lee, martial arts actor 10 Winston Churchill, former British Prime Minister 11... Read more
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The News & Observer
Fall Arts Preview: Exhibits | News & Observer Richard Mosse, “Safe From Harm” (film still), North Kivu, E
Fall Arts Preview: Exhibits
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
| News & Observer Richard Mosse, “Safe From Harm” (film still), North Kivu, Eastern Congo, 2012. The still will be included in the exhibit “Richard Mosse: The Enclave” at Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University through... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Inspired by an intern Published: 29 August 2015 “If the road is easy, you're likely going the wron
Inspired by an intern
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 7 days ago
Published: 29 August 2015 “If the road is easy, you're likely going the wrong way.” – Terry Goodkind People are inspired by many things, and use such inspiration to motivate self-betterment. People are inspired by the usual... Read more
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News Mail
Top talk on work safetyFRASER Coast employers can learn from the best in the business at the Safety In
Top talk on work safety
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
FRASER Coast employers can learn from the best in the business at the Safety Institute of Australia's Visions OHS Conference in October. Global workplace health and safety experts will share their perspectives at the event, which will be hosted by... Read more
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Orange County Register
Local teams need to address this 'lack of urgency' – and quicklyThe significance of his words, much like the impact of his more famous works, h
Local teams need to address this 'lack of urgency' – and quickly
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
The significance of his words, much like the impact of his more famous works, hasn’t dulled with the passage of time. “I have been impressed with the urgency of doing,” he once said. “Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not... Read more
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Herald Sun
What’s not allowed in Hayne’s home stadiumHAYNEMANIA has officially arrived in Denver. Fronting a press conference on We
What’s not allowed in Hayne’s home stadium
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
HAYNEMANIA has officially arrived in Denver. Fronting a press conference on Wednesday to preview Saturday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers, Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak was asked his thoughts on the 27-year-old Australian. “He’s returning... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What’s not allowed in Hayne’s home stadium49ers Confidential: Jarryd Hayne still living in hotel, banned items from Levi’
What’s not allowed in Hayne’s home stadium
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
49ers Confidential: Jarryd Hayne still living in hotel, banned items from Levi’s Stadium | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website HAYNEMANIA has officially... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Do you want to know a secret?If it weren't for scientists and brainiacs, we'd all still be knuckle-draggers.
Do you want to know a secret?
Barrie Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
If it weren't for scientists and brainiacs, we'd all still be knuckle-draggers. Every day, scientists do their best to enlighten and brighten our world - a needed thing indeed, especially when you have groups like IS doing its best to switch off the... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Wal-Mart to stop selling AR-15s and similar weaponsMan killed by suspected drunk driver remembered in MalvernMan killed by suspect
Wal-Mart to stop selling AR-15s and similar weapons
KATV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
Man killed by suspected drunk driver remembered in MalvernMan killed by suspected drunk driver remembered in Malvern The funeral for the pedestrian killed in Hot Springs by a suspected drunk driver was held in Malvern on Monday.William Don Baker,... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Josh Duggar checks into 'long-term treatment center'Man killed by suspected drunk driver remembered in MalvernMan killed by suspect
Josh Duggar checks into 'long-term treatment center'
KATV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
Man killed by suspected drunk driver remembered in MalvernMan killed by suspected drunk driver remembered in Malvern The funeral for the pedestrian killed in Hot Springs by a suspected drunk driver was held in Malvern on Monday.William Don Baker,... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Contractor electrocuted in North Little RockMan killed by suspected drunk driver remembered in MalvernMan killed by suspect
Contractor electrocuted in North Little Rock
KATV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
Man killed by suspected drunk driver remembered in MalvernMan killed by suspected drunk driver remembered in Malvern The funeral for the pedestrian killed in Hot Springs by a suspected drunk driver was held in Malvern on Monday.William Don Baker,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Masterpiece' damaged in Taiwan could be a fakeTaipei - Doubts emerged on Wednesday over the authenticity of an Italian painti
'Masterpiece' damaged in Taiwan could be a fake
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Taipei - Doubts emerged on Wednesday over the authenticity of an Italian painting supposedly worth $1.5m, which hit headlines after a 12-year-old boy punched a hole through it as he tripped and fell during an exhibition in Taiwan. Organisers said... Read more
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The Courier Mail
What’s not allowed in Hayne’s home stadiumHAYNEMANIA has officially arrived in Denver. Fronting a press conference on We
What’s not allowed in Hayne’s home stadium
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
HAYNEMANIA has officially arrived in Denver. Fronting a press conference on Wednesday to preview Saturday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers, Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak was asked his thoughts on the 27-year-old Australian. “He’s returning... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Enough to make Mona Lisa smile: Taiwan boy falls through Italian masterpieceTAIPEI: A TUS$50 million (US$1.54 million) masterpiece by a 17th century Italia
Enough to make Mona Lisa smile: Taiwan boy falls through Italian masterpiece
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
TAIPEI: A TUS$50 million (US$1.54 million) masterpiece by a 17th century Italian artist was back on display in the Taiwan capital on Tuesday after a 12-year-old boy tripped, fell and punched a hole in the canvas, the exhibit organizer... Read more
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BBC News
The costliest art mishaps - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
The costliest art mishaps
BBC News / Posted 9 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say A 17th Century painting inspired by Leonardo da Vinci is back on display... Read more
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The New Age
Enough to make Mona Lisa smile: Taiwan boy falls through Italian masterpieceA T$50 million ($1.54 million) masterpiece by a 17th century Italian artist was
Enough to make Mona Lisa smile: Taiwan boy falls through Italian masterpiece
The New Age / Posted 9 days ago
A T$50 million ($1.54 million) masterpiece by a 17th century Italian artist was back on display in the Taiwan capital on Tuesday after a 12-year-old boy tripped, fell and punched a hole in the canvas, the exhibit organizer said. "Flowers" by Italian... Read more
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CNN
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting(CNN)It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
CNN / Posted 9 days ago
(CNN)It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da... Read more
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FOX News
Taiwanese boy trips, punches hole in $1.5M 17th-century paintingAug. 23, 2015: In this image taken from security video, an unidentified 12-year
Taiwanese boy trips, punches hole in $1.5M 17th-century painting
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
Aug. 23, 2015: In this image taken from security video, an unidentified 12-year-old boy trips and falls, damaging a 17th century Italian painting at an exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan. (Huashan 1914 Creative Park) A Taiwanese 12-year-old learned to... Read more
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thebee
Art Damaged By Tripping Boy Back On DisplayA £1m painting damaged when a boy tripped and punched a hole through it is back
Art Damaged By Tripping Boy Back On Display
thebee / Posted 9 days ago
A £1m painting damaged when a boy tripped and punched a hole through it is back on display after being repaired, museum organisers say. There were fears that Flowers by Italian master Paolo Porpora had been ruined after the youngster broke his fall... Read more
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The Star
Enough to make Mona Lisa smile - Taiwan boy falls through Italian masterpiece(This story has been refiled to correct the spelling in first paragraph, adds d
Enough to make Mona Lisa smile - Taiwan boy falls through Italian masterpiece
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
(This story has been refiled to correct the spelling in first paragraph, adds dropped word in paragraph 5) TAIPEI (Reuters) - A T$50 million ($1.54 million) masterpiece by a 17th century Italian artist was back on display in the Taiwan capital on... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Chance to learn from the best in OHS businessEMPLOYERS can learn from the best in the business at the Safety Institute of Au
Chance to learn from the best in OHS business
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
EMPLOYERS can learn from the best in the business at the Safety Institute of Australia's Visions OHS Conference in Gladstone in October. Global workplace health and safety experts will share their perspectives at the event, hosted by CQUniversity's... Read more
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News Mail
Chance to learn from the best in OHS businessEMPLOYERS can learn from the best in the business at the Safety Institute of Au
Chance to learn from the best in OHS business
News Mail / Posted 9 days ago
EMPLOYERS can learn from the best in the business at the Safety Institute of Australia's Visions OHS Conference in Gladstone in October. Global workplace health and safety experts will share their perspectives at the event, hosted by CQUniversity's... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Chance to learn from the best in OHS businessEMPLOYERS can learn from the best in the business at the Safety Institute of Au
Chance to learn from the best in OHS business
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
EMPLOYERS can learn from the best in the business at the Safety Institute of Australia's Visions OHS Conference in Gladstone in October. Global workplace health and safety experts will share their perspectives at the event, hosted by CQUniversity's... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Oops! Boys will be boysThe 12-year-old lost his footing next to the 17th century Paolo Porpora oil pai
Oops! Boys will be boys
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
The 12-year-old lost his footing next to the 17th century Paolo Porpora oil painting called Flowersat a Leonardo da Vinci show at Huashan 1914 Creative Park in Taipei. The boy lost his balance, stumbled over the safety rope and pressed a can of soda... Read more
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Orange County Register
Classical music travel experiencesEuropean centers of culture are often associated with figures from the history
Classical music travel experiences
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
European centers of culture are often associated with figures from the history of music. Whether they were born there, studied there or worked there, visitors flock to their shrines. Here's some destinations associated with some of the most... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Boy in Taiwan trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting Local TAIPEI, Taiwan — A $1.54 million masterpiece by a 17th century Italian
Boy in Taiwan trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
Local TAIPEI, Taiwan — A $1.54 million masterpiece by a 17th century Italian artist was back on display in the Taiwan capital today after a 12-year-old boy tripped, fell and punched a hole... Read more
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EuroNews
Boy trips, falls, and punches hole into 17th century paintingA 12-year-old boy got an unusually close look at a 17th century floral still-li
Boy trips, falls, and punches hole into 17th century painting
EuroNews / Posted 10 days ago
A 12-year-old boy got an unusually close look at a 17th century floral still-life when he stumbled and punched a hole into the painting, estimated to be worth 1.3 million euros. “Flowers,” by Italian artist Paolo Porpora, was on display at a Taipei... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting(CNN) -- It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight o
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
(CNN) -- It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million paintingIt's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museu
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 10 days ago
It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da Vinci-themed... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million paintingIt's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museu
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da Vinci-themed... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million paintingIt's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museu
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 10 days ago
It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da Vinci-themed... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Oops! Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million paintingTAIPEI, Taiwan — It’s enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the
Oops! Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 10 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan — It’s enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting(CNN) -- It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight o
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 days ago
(CNN) -- It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Watch: Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million paintingIt's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museu
Watch: Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 days ago
It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da Vinci-themed... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million paintingIt's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museu
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 10 days ago
It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da Vinci-themed... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million paintingIt's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museu
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 10 days ago
It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da Vinci-themed... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million paintingIt's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museu
Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition. A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da Vinci-themed... Read more
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