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Old German caves, Poland silver mines make UN heritage list

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - The United Nations' cultural agency has added to its list of World Heritage sites six caves in west Germany with...

Israelis outraged by UNESCO decision on Hebron holy site

JERUSALEM (AP) - The U.N. cultural agency on Friday declared the old city in the West Bank town of Hebron as a Palestinian world...

Trump welcomed by cheering, flag-waving supporters in Warsaw

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Donald Trump was welcomed Thursday by an enthusiastic crowd in Warsaw that chanted his name and waved U.S. and Polish...

Ice Age art, Bauhaus buildings highlight German UNESCO hopes

BLAUBEUREN, Germany (AP) - Two sites with cultural treasures separated by more than 40,000 years - caves with art dating to the Ice Age...

Report finds USA Gymnastics policies muddled on sex abuse

For years, USA Gymnastics felt it aggressively safeguarded hundreds of thousands of athletes from sexual abuse. Yet the protocols designed to show gymnasts, coaches,...

Subway digging uncovers ‘Pompeii-like scene’ in Rome

ROME (AP) - Digging for Rome's new subway has unearthed the charred ruins of a 3rd century building and the 1,800-year-old skeleton of a...

Polish protesters demand halt to logging in primeval forest

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Hundreds have marched in Warsaw to protest widespread logging in Europe's last primeval forest, a project undertaken taken by Poland's...

Monument review includes oceans, tribal lands and Sequoias

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - President Donald Trump's call to review 27 national monuments established by three former presidents put in limbo protections on...

Paris mayor pans black feminist event over white exclusion

PARIS (AP) - The mayor of Paris has strongly criticized and is threatening to cancel an upcoming festival for black feminists where four-fifths of...