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Pets, owners flock to Madrid church for blessing of animals Thursday, 17 Jan 2019

MADRID (Reuters) - Dogs, cats and birds were blessed at a church in Madrid on Thursday on the feast day of St. Anthony, the patron saint of animals, with many of the owners making an annual pilgrimage for their pets.  Full Article   |  Video

 
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Face value: One-time Afghan wedding singer a ringer for Canada's Trudeau Thursday, 17 Jan 2019 

KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan singer Abdul Salam Maftoon's striking resemblance to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has turned him into an unlikely celebrity in the war-torn country since his debut on a talent show.  Full Article  |  Video  

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All the rage: Beijingers vent their stress in 'anger room' Monday, 14 Jan 2019 

BEIJING (Reuters) - It took Smash customer Qiu Siyu just a few sharp blows with a baseball bat to wreck what looked like an old car radio, after which two friends battered telephones, audio speakers, rice cookers and even a mannequin.  Full Article  |  Video  

 
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