Dog en route to Asia escapes, ends up New Jersey swamp

Zach Steinfeld, left, and Francisco Romero, right, bring a male adult collie named Dart back to shore after it was rescued from a swamp Monday, Aug. 2, 2016, following its escape from New Jersey’s Newark International Airport. (Joe Pentangelo via AP) (The Associated Press) NEWARK, N.J. –  A dog is on its way to Asia after police rescued it from ...

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Washington Monument to reopen Friday after latest round of elevator repairs

Visitors line up for tickets which are distributed at on a first-come basis at the Washington Monument in Washington, Monday, May 12, 2014, ahead of a ceremony to celebrate its re-opening. The monument, which sustained damage from an earthquake in August 2011, is reopening to the public today. (AP Photo) (Albuquerque Journal) The Washington Monument will reopen Friday after being ...

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UNESCO announces 4 new World Heritage Sites

In this July 5, 2006 file photo, tourists walk at the ruins of the Nalanda University at Nalanda, India. UNESCO has put four new sites on its World Heritage List, including the archaeological site of Nalanda Mahavihara, or Nalanda University, on Friday, July 15, 2016. (AP/File) UNESCO has put four new sites on its World Heritage List. The new sites, ...

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