US to cut visa-free visits

WASHINGTON - After recent extremist attacks, the United States is to "tighten" security procedures for its visa waiver programme for visitors from friendly countries, the White House said Monday.
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15 Best Caribbean Cruises for Winter 2016

This winter, why not trade snow and cold for sun and sand as you sail around the Caribbean? Pristine beaches and bustling ports await when you disembark, while the ships themselves offer thrilling water slides, cozy reading lounges, and so much more. Whatever your idea of relaxation, and whatever your budget, these winter cruises offer the best floating getaways you can find right now. —Zachary Laks
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New clues in hunt for Nefertiti's tomb

Egyptologists are optimistic that a second chamber may soon be found behind King Tutankhamun's tomb, based on results of scans from the Valley of the Kings that were announced Saturday.
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Restructuring a masterpiece

Stepping into the newly renovated front building of the National Museum Bangkok, visitors may be reminded of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York or the Louvre in Paris. We're not really there yet, but with a new design, tasteful lighting, concise bilingual descriptions and exquisite ancient artefacts displayed in a wider space to highlight their unique beauty, the 128-year-old museum...
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