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Ocean liners to replicate maiden transatlantic voyage 175 years ago

Three of the world's most famous ocean liners will anchor for the first time in the River Mersey next year to mark the 175th anniversary of the first sailing between Britain and North America, China's Xinhua news agency reported. The showpiece event is expected to attract between two and three million visitors, lining... Read More

A man surfs with his kite in the Mediterranean sea at the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon, during the vacation of the Jewish holiday of Passover yesterday. – Reuters pic, April 17, 2014.

A man surfs with his kite in the Mediterranean sea at the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon, during the vacation of the Jewish holiday of Passover yesterday. – Reuters pic, April 17, 2014.

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