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Kendall Jenner ousts Gisele Bundchen as world’s top-earning model

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Kendall Jenner topped a list on Tuesday of the world’s highest paid models, edging Gisele Bundchen out of the No. 1 spot for the first time in 15 years in a ranking that… Reuters: Lifestyle

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British embassy cat in Jordan appointed chief mouser

AMMAN (Reuters) – At the British embassy to Jordan, a former rescue cat is settling into his new position as chief mouser – as a traditional well established in the ministries of London goes global. Reuters: Lifestyle

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Angels or demons? Politics in the air as Victoria’s Secret show hits China

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Victoria’s Secret’s glitzy annual fashion show hit the stage in China for the first time on Monday, though without several of its “Angels” and star names who had been expected to… Reuters: Lifestyle

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Angels or demons? Political shadow hangs over Victoria’s Secret China show

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Victoria’s Secret’s glitzy annual fashion show hits the stage in China on Monday night for the first time, but will do so without several of its “angels” and star names who had… Reuters: Lifestyle

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Macron is popular – at least when he’s imprisoned in a snow globe

PARIS (Reuters) – His ratings may be down, but snow globes containing pictures of French President Emmanuel Macron are flying off the shelves in Paris – bought both by fans and by those who want to… Reuters: Lifestyle

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Steep alcohol taxes drive Turkey’s drinkers to home-brew

ANKARA (Reuters) – Carefully testing the temperature of a bucket of fermenting beer, Onder Ceyhan pushes back the foam to add a touch of yeast to his latest batch of home-brewed drink. Reuters: Lifestyle

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Sante! France welcomes start of Beaujolais Nouveau wine season

PARIS (Reuters) – Early-morning parties, parades and lots of raised glasses marked the release of the 2017 Beaujolais Nouveau wine across France on Thursday. Reuters: Lifestyle

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Rainbow celebrations as Australians vote for same-sex marriage

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australians have voted overwhelmingly for same-sex marriage, paving the way for legislation by the end of 2017 and sparking rainbow celebrations on Wednesday, with people wearing… Reuters: Lifestyle

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Wonder Woman sword, Spider-Man drone land on ‘Worst Toys’ list

BOSTON (Reuters) – A plastic version of comic-book superhero Wonder Woman’s sword and a Spider-Man drone showed up as villains on a U.S. child safety advocacy group’s annual list of potentially… Reuters: Lifestyle

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Italy’s white truffles feel the heat at Alba auction

ALBA, Italy (Reuters) – It’s bad news for white truffle fans. Dry weather and changing climate patterns have hit production and sent prices soaring. Reuters: Lifestyle