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World’s best spirits showcased in Manila

MANILA, Philippines — Two evenings filled with over 180 different whiskies from all over the world concluded over the weekend. One of the most prominent international whisky events in the world, Whisky Live, gathered liquor enthusiasts in the country at the Shangri-La at the Fort last Friday and Saturday. Now …

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The Da Vinci Drawmaton is a blast from the Renaissance

Robert Sabuda makes mechanical books – pop up books with mechanical features that make them move and change while you read them – and he’s made it to the top of the New York Times best seller list multiple times. Now he’s taking on a new challenge: rebuilding and selling …

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Calgarians vote against 2026 Winter Olympics bid

Calgarians have voted against a bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games. The No side won with 56.4 per cent of the vote, according to unofficial result of the non-binding plebiscite. A total of 304,774 people cast ballots across the city, with 171,750 voting against a bid …

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Melania Trump calls for White House aide to be fired

U.S. President Donald Trump is under pressure from his wife to fire his deputy national security adviser over what two sources close to the White House said was the way Melania Trump’s trip to Africa was handled. Two presidential aides said Trump was considering forcing out deputy national security adviser …

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