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Evening Standard
National Gallery's major new show looks at Michelangelo's relationshipartist met the Italian master after arriving in Rome from Venice in 1511. Miche
National Gallery's major new show looks at Michelangelo's relationship
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
artist met the Italian master after arriving in Rome from Venice in 1511. Michelangelo was finishing his decoration of the Sistine Chapel ceiling at the time. The pair collaborated on several works, with the older artist helping the younger with... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Religion News: Multifaith crowd comes together for refugeeswas “reading the Bible” when he started the Civil Rights movement, and when Mic
Religion News: Multifaith crowd comes together for refugees
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
was “reading the Bible” when he started the Civil Rights movement, and when Michelangelo painted the fresco cycles in the Sistine Chapel, he was “reading the Bible.” Wilson challenges the way fundamentalists — whether believers or non-believers —... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Religion News: Multifaith crowd comes together for refugeeswas “reading the Bible” when he started the Civil Rights movement, and when Mic
Religion News: Multifaith crowd comes together for refugees
The Monroe Evening News / Posted yesterday
was “reading the Bible” when he started the Civil Rights movement, and when Michelangelo painted the fresco cycles in the Sistine Chapel, he was “reading the Bible.” Wilson challenges the way fundamentalists — whether believers or non-believers —... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why religious persecution can be hard to testbasic religious literacy is vanishing. An art-history teacher can no longer tel
Why religious persecution can be hard to test
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
basic religious literacy is vanishing. An art-history teacher can no longer tell pupils about the religious themes in the Sistine Chapel with any confidence that they have heard of Adam and Eve; teachers of literature may have difficulty... Read more
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asianage
Why a Western artiste took up classical Indian danceis also what I find deeply attractive about such works as Bach’s St. Matthews P
Why a Western artiste took up classical Indian dance
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
is also what I find deeply attractive about such works as Bach’s St. Matthews Passion, Mozart’s Requiem, Michelangelo’s Sistine chapel, Anthony Tudor’s Dark Elegies or Jose Limon’s Missa Brevis. It is an ineffable spiritual quality that... Read more
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Perth Now
Where in the world is the hottest tour?mobile travel app Viator, the most popular tour for the year so far is the home
Where in the world is the hottest tour?
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
mobile travel app Viator, the most popular tour for the year so far is the home of the Pope — Vatican City, followed by the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican and the Colosseum in Rome. “Skip the Line” access was particularly big among travellers... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
290-299/366: Offbeat Romethe effect of modern cleaning and restoration. Rome is, of course, home to a l
290-299/366: Offbeat Rome
ScienceBlogs / Posted 4 days ago
the effect of modern cleaning and restoration. Rome is, of course, home to a lot of famous frescoes, and we saw the Sistine Chapel (the ceiling is really high up) and Raphael’s frescoes at the Villa Farnesina (the man was a great painter,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Renovating Romedecent considering centuries of earthquakes, scavengers, sacking and general ne
Renovating Rome
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
decent considering centuries of earthquakes, scavengers, sacking and general neglect. • St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel: Looking good, nothing blocked or renovations. But even visitors who buy "skip the line" tickets ahead of time... Read more
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Philly.com
Rome's treasures and how to savor thempretty decent considering centuries of earthquakes, scavengers, sacking, and ge
Rome's treasures and how to savor them
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
pretty decent considering centuries of earthquakes, scavengers, sacking, and general neglect. St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel. Looking good, nothing blocked or being renovated. But even visitors who buy "skip-the-line" tickets ahead of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rome makes history shine for visitorspretty decent considering centuries of earthquakes, scavengers, sacking and gen
Rome makes history shine for visitors
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
pretty decent considering centuries of earthquakes, scavengers, sacking and general neglect. St. Peter’s Basilica and the Sistine Chapel: Looking good, nothing blocked or renovations. But even visitors who buy “skip the line” tickets ahead of time... Read more
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Variety
Czech Republic’s Barrandov Studio Lives Up to Its legacywe built on the backlot an incredible set: a part of medieval Rome. And in our
Czech Republic’s Barrandov Studio Lives Up to Its legacy
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
we built on the backlot an incredible set: a part of medieval Rome. And in our studio we constructed a true copy of the Sistine Chapel. Another no less demanding project was the feature “Anthropoid,” where in a record time of three weeks we... Read more
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The Coast
Unconscious at the Sistine Chapel2b Theatre’s is a theatrical delight at the Stages Theatre Festival. It brings
Unconscious at the Sistine Chapel
The Coast / Posted 8 days ago
2b Theatre’s is a theatrical delight at the Stages Theatre Festival. It brings together technical magic, outstanding performances and a finely layered script filled with sharp, funny dialogue. Playwright Michael... Read more
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The Coast
Sistine Chapel is a theatrical miracleUnconscious at the Sistine Chapel Sunday, June 26, 2pm Paul O'Regan Hall, Hal
Sistine Chapel is a theatrical miracle
The Coast / Posted 8 days ago
Unconscious at the Sistine Chapel Sunday, June 26, 2pm Paul O'Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library 5419 Spring Garden Road $15-$25 2b Theatre's Unconscious at the Sistine Chapel is a theatrical delight at the Stages Theatre Festival, playing one... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Loran Smith: Fitting U.S. Open victory for 'everyday man' Dustin Johnsonfather and son, who never designed another course the rest of their lives. It w
Loran Smith: Fitting U.S. Open victory for 'everyday man' Dustin Johnson
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
father and son, who never designed another course the rest of their lives. It would be like Michelangelo painting the Sistine Chapel and saying so long to the art world or Frank Lloyd Wright designing nearby Falling Waters and saying, “I’m... Read more
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The Coast
Summer 2016’s must-see plays(The Happy Hobo in Moon Land) and young people (Red Fish) and world premieres i
Summer 2016’s must-see plays
The Coast / Posted 9 days ago
(The Happy Hobo in Moon Land) and young people (Red Fish) and world premieres including 2b Theatre's Unconscious at the Sistine Chapel. With 15 events to choose from, there's something for everyone. June 2-25 Theatre Arts Guild presents The... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Picture perfect Holland is an art lover's dreamMarkthal. It is a feat of modern design with an 11,000sq metre digital mural th
Picture perfect Holland is an art lover's dream
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Markthal. It is a feat of modern design with an 11,000sq metre digital mural that has led to the venue being dubbed “the Sistine Chapel of Rotterdam”. Opened in 2014, it is the size of two football pitches and is home to stalls selling local... Read more
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International Business Times
Watch Unreal season 2 episode 3 live online: Will Quinn succeed in sabotaging Chet's plans? 3 here: Chet has been given the reigns to produce a more male skewing version
Watch Unreal season 2 episode 3 live online: Will Quinn succeed in sabotaging Chet's plans?
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
3 here: Chet has been given the reigns to produce a more male skewing version of the show. Quinn decides to produce the "Sistine Chapel" of episodes by targeting the two most vulnerable contestants in order to prove her own value. Rachel starts... Read more
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The Washington Times
State Department drags on Hillary Clinton emailswork was done posthaste. Only 10 years was required to build the Colosseum, and
State Department drags on Hillary Clinton emails
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
work was done posthaste. Only 10 years was required to build the Colosseum, and Michelangelo painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in four. Vision and ambition can defy the ticking of the clock and the passage of the years. But despite the... Read more
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examiner.com
Hotel Mediterraneo: A fusion of the past and presentFrom ancient times to today Rome is full of history. There is the Pantheon, Col
Hotel Mediterraneo: A fusion of the past and present
examiner.com / Posted 11 days ago
From ancient times to today Rome is full of history. There is the Pantheon, Colosseum, the Vatican, Sistine Chapel, Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, St. Peter’s Basilica and much more. There is something around every corner for the traveler to see and... Read more
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CBS Sports
U.S. Open 2016: Can Bryson DeChambeau really win this thing?hides this weekend, but maybe DeChangelo can mix it up with the 15 golfers in f
U.S. Open 2016: Can Bryson DeChambeau really win this thing?
CBS Sports / Posted 12 days ago
hides this weekend, but maybe DeChangelo can mix it up with the 15 golfers in front of him. Maybe he's about to paint his Sistine Chapel this weekend with orange ProTracer shots and red numbers all over the place. Bryson takes Oakmont? It has... Read more
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The Advocate
'A graffiti destination;' As street art becomes more pervasive, New Orleans grapples with graffiti boomthe shuttered De Gaulle Manor apartments in Algiers has been widely praised, an
'A graffiti destination;' As street art becomes more pervasive, New Orleans grapples with graffiti boom
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
the shuttered De Gaulle Manor apartments in Algiers has been widely praised, and he received a city permit for a gigantic, Sistine Chapel-inspired mural he did on the abandoned Grand Theatre in New Orleans East. Bywater Neighborhood Association... Read more
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The Advocate
'A graffiti destination;' As street art becomes more pervasive, New Orleans grapples with graffiti boomDe Gaulle Manor apartments in Algiers has been widely praised, and he received
'A graffiti destination;' As street art becomes more pervasive, New Orleans grapples with graffiti boom
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
De Gaulle Manor apartments in Algiers has been widely praised, and he received a coveted city permit for a gigantic, Sistine Chapel-inspired mural he did on the abandoned Grand Theatre in New Orleans East. Bywater Neighborhood Association... Read more
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The Advocate
As street art becomes more pervasive, New Orleans grapples with graffiti boomDe Gaulle Manor apartments in Algiers has been widely praised, and he received
As street art becomes more pervasive, New Orleans grapples with graffiti boom
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
De Gaulle Manor apartments in Algiers has been widely praised, and he received a coveted city permit for a gigantic, Sistine Chapel-inspired mural he did on the abandoned Grand Theatre in New Orleans East. Bywater Neighborhood Association... Read more
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The Advocate
As street art becomes more pervasive, New Orleans grapples with graffiti boomDe Gaulle Manor apartments in Algiers has been widely praised, and he received
As street art becomes more pervasive, New Orleans grapples with graffiti boom
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
De Gaulle Manor apartments in Algiers has been widely praised, and he received a coveted city permit for a gigantic, Sistine Chapel-inspired mural he did on the abandoned Grand Theatre in New Orleans East. Bywater Neighborhood Association... Read more
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The Advocate
City grapples with graffiti boomDe Gaulle Manor apartments in Algiers has been widely praised, and he received
City grapples with graffiti boom
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
De Gaulle Manor apartments in Algiers has been widely praised, and he received a coveted city permit for a gigantic, Sistine Chapel-inspired mural he did on the abandoned Grand Theatre in New Orleans East. Bywater Neighborhood Association... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Twitter finds perfect response to Tony Pulis commentating on Spainis like Katie Hopkins commentating on humanity. Tony Pulis commentating on Spa
Twitter finds perfect response to Tony Pulis commentating on Spain
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
is like Katie Hopkins commentating on humanity. Tony Pulis commentating on Spain is like Dave the decorator describing the Sistine chapel #Esp Tony Pulis commentating on a Spain match is like asking an dentist to perform brain surgery. Tony Pulis... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Celebrating L.A.'s Central Library's 90th birthday with — what else? — a new bookCalifornia history. “They were promoted as being the largest work by a single
Celebrating L.A.'s Central Library's 90th birthday with — what else? — a new book
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
California history. “They were promoted as being the largest work by a single artist since Michelangelo worked on the Sistine Chapel,” said Gee. The library has survived the threat of demolition, relocation and, in the 1980s, two arson fires.... Read more
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asianage
First LatAm Popeday of a secret conclave to find a successor to Pope Benedict XVI, who abdicate
First LatAm Pope
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
day of a secret conclave to find a successor to Pope Benedict XVI, who abdicated last month. White smoke poured from the Sistine Chapel roof on Wednesday and the bells of St. Peter’s Basilica pealed, signalling that the cardinal electors had... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
World-renowned chalk artist creates a 3D masterpiece in our parking lothas traveled the world as an accomplished chalk artist. She is known for recrea
World-renowned chalk artist creates a 3D masterpiece in our parking lot
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 15 days ago
has traveled the world as an accomplished chalk artist. She is known for recreating classic images - like the piece of the Sistine Chapel she drew in our parking lot - and making images pop with her 3D technique. She is in town for the Utah Foster... Read more
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Daily Mail
Parents share hilarious thoughts about the reality of having a babyhate' Some likened feats of parenting to some of the world's greatest achievem
Parents share hilarious thoughts about the reality of having a baby
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
hate' Some likened feats of parenting to some of the world's greatest achievements in art. 'Some people have painted the Sistine Chapel,' tweeted @ParentNormal, 'Others built the pyramids. I one moved a baby from the car to a crib without the... Read more
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The Coast
Stages theatre festival is playing around for two weeksand then award the winner $1,000 and a development deal with Eastern Front Thea
Stages theatre festival is playing around for two weeks
The Coast / Posted 15 days ago
and then award the winner $1,000 and a development deal with Eastern Front Theatre." 2b Theatre's Unconscious at the Sistine Chapel is also sure to be a festival favourite, says Webb. The show, which imagines an unlikely meeting between Minna... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Heritage bylaw at Rondeau challengeda conservation bylaw that could impact provincial property. “The reality is, f
Heritage bylaw at Rondeau challenged
Chatham Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
a conservation bylaw that could impact provincial property. “The reality is, from our perspective, even if this was the Sistine Chapel (being preserved) it wouldn't provide Chatham-Kent the authority to pass this bylaw,” he said. One argument... Read more
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USA Today
Rome makes history shine for visitorsBasilica in Vatican City, Italy. (Photo: Ellen Creager, Ellen Creager/Detroit F
Rome makes history shine for visitors
USA Today / Posted 16 days ago
Basilica in Vatican City, Italy. (Photo: Ellen Creager, Ellen Creager/Detroit Free Press) • St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel: Looking good, nothing blocked or renovations. But even visitors who buy “skip the line” tickets ahead of time... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Watch the first trailer of Jude Law in new series The Young PopePope, which already promises nudity and high drama among the hushed halls of th
Watch the first trailer of Jude Law in new series The Young Pope
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
Pope, which already promises nudity and high drama among the hushed halls of the Vatican. Forget white smoke from the Sistine Chapel chimney – the Pope’s penchant for cigarettes seems the least worrying vice in what Italian director Paolo... Read more
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TechCrunch
With LinkedIn Sale, Frank Quattrone Notches Another Winplenty of pride in his work. Last year, in a lengthy profile about Quattrone’s
With LinkedIn Sale, Frank Quattrone Notches Another Win
TechCrunch / Posted 17 days ago
plenty of pride in his work. Last year, in a lengthy profile about Quattrone’s singular career, he told the WSJ of Qatalyst’s success to date: “You can’t create the Sistine Chapel using paint by numbers. Every deal we do is a custom piece o... Read more
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Daily Star
Sword narrowly misses man's head at battle reconstructionwant swords, shields, helmets and axes. CLOSE SHAVE: The sword flies towards t
Sword narrowly misses man's head at battle reconstruction
Daily Star / Posted 18 days ago
want swords, shields, helmets and axes. CLOSE SHAVE: The sword flies towards the spectator but he ducksRelated videos “Sistine chapel” of Medieval Christian art opens in Rome It has taken “30... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Enlarged photos of bacteria may prompt better hygienecrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Enlarged photos of bacteria may prompt better hygiene
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Hot-air balloon handler dies in fallcrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Hot-air balloon handler dies in fall
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Colorado doubles statute of limitations for rapecrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Colorado doubles statute of limitations for rape
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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Everett Herald
Go underground to shine a light on Europe's pastusing the same dyes, tools, and techniques their predecessors did 15,000 years
Go underground to shine a light on Europe's past
Everett Herald / Posted 19 days ago
using the same dyes, tools, and techniques their predecessors did 15,000 years ago. Guides call the Lascaux Caves the �Sistine Chapel of the prehistoric world.� I thought, �Promotional hyperbole.� But then I climbed into Lascaux II and almost... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Best-selling books listPrince wish, Paisley Park eyed for museum like Graceland Costello, Gaye, Petty
Best-selling books list
The Oklahoman / Posted 19 days ago
Prince wish, Paisley Park eyed for museum like Graceland Costello, Gaye, Petty inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico City MoMA plans Frank Lloyd Wright 150th anniversary exhibit Exhibit shows views... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Enlarged photos of bacteria may prompt better hygienecrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Enlarged photos of bacteria may prompt better hygiene
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Package taker gets smelly giftcrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Package taker gets smelly gift
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Boy, 9, vying to be youngest to swim to Alcatraz and backcrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Boy, 9, vying to be youngest to swim to Alcatraz and back
Hawaii News Now / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Hot-air balloon handler dies in fallcrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Hot-air balloon handler dies in fall
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Package taker gets smelly giftcrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Package taker gets smelly gift
FOX Carolina / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Boy, 9, vying to be youngest to swim to Alcatraz and backcrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Boy, 9, vying to be youngest to swim to Alcatraz and back
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Package taker gets smelly giftcrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Package taker gets smelly gift
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Package taker gets smelly giftcrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Package taker gets smelly gift
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Package taker gets smelly giftcrew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while help
Package taker gets smelly gift
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
crew member fell to his death after being lifted 100 feet in the air while helping passengers get out of the basket. Sistine Chapel replica unveiled in MexicoSistine Chapel replica unveiled in Mexico For the first time, the Vatican has... Read more
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