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St. Helena tourism cleared for takeoff as airport opens


Cut off from the rest of the world for centuries, St. Helena, which lies isolated in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, is now reachable by plane for the first time.

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Source: Global Times | 2017/11/22 19:28:40

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Happy birthday: Today will be defined by long periods of quiet boredom punctuated by short bursts of intense work. Try your best to conserve your energy and catch your breath during those quiet moments. This will be a good day to review your finances. Your lucky numbers: 1, 3, 7, 10, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/22 19:28:39

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Source: Global Times | 2017/11/22 19:23:39

Animation guru’s glittering resume takes hit over ‘unwanted hugs’

One of history’s most successful and important animators, Disney animation chief John Lasseter is considered a legend by fans, but his reputation could take a heavy hit over an admission that he enjoyed “unwanted hugs” with his staff.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/22 19:03:39

St. Helena tourism cleared for takeoff as airport opens

Cut off from the rest of the world for centuries, St. Helena, which lies isolated in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, is now reachable by plane for the first time.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/22 16:58:39

Jenner world’s top model

Kendall Jenner topped a list on Tuesday of the world's highest paid models, edging Gisele Bundchen out of the No.1 spot for the first time in 15 years in a ranking that reflected the growing power of social media influencers.
Source: Reuters | 2017/11/22 16:53:39

David Cassidy, 1970s heartthrob, dies at 67: publicist

US actor and musician David Cassidy, a 1970s teen idol best known for his role in musical-sitcom The Partridge Family, died Tuesday. He was 67.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/22 16:53:39

US networks sack TV host Charlie Rose over sexual misconduct claims

Charlie Rose, one of the US’ most well-respected television news hosts, was sacked on Tuesday by several US networks, becoming the latest powerful man to fall from grace following allegations of sexual misconduct.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/22 16:48:39

Victoria's Secret creative praises models after fashion show mishap in Shanghai

After Chinese model Ming Xi, also known as Xi Mengyao, fell on the catwalk during the Victoria's Secret fashion show in Shanghai on Monday, netizens in China voiced both support for and criticism of the model.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/22 16:38:39

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show lands in Shanghai

Global lingerie brand Victoria's Secret wrapped up its first Shanghai fashion show on Monday, with a record number of Chinese models hitting the catwalk.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 21:37:25

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Source: Global Times | 2017/11/21 18:48:39

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Happy birthday: It will not be a good idea to mix business with pleasure today. Keeping things professional will enable you to avoid looking biased. A major financial opportunity is heading your way, but will require you to make a heavy investment. Your lucky numbers: 2, 5, 6, 11, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/21 18:43:39

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Source: Global Times | 2017/11/21 18:38:39