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Unfur-gettable: Puppy with green fur born in Sardinia

福利网站Italian farmer Cristian Mallocci could not believe his eyes when Spelacchia, one of his eight dogs, gave birth to a green-furred puppy.

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Polish LGBT activists see hope in pope's support for same-sex civil union

福利网站Polish LGBT activists and opposition politicians said they were hopeful that there would be a new opening to discuss gay rights in Poland after Pope Francis said same-sex couples should be protected by civil union laws.

Croatia's Istria region producing some of the world's best olive oil, say experts

福利网站In just 15 years, Croatia's Istrian peninsula in the nothern Adriatic has become one of the world's best producers of olive oil, decorated with top industry awards.

Naples teachers bring socially distanced school to streets and balconies

Since schools in the southern Italian region of Campania closed due to a surge in COVID-19 cases, teachers have been taking their classes to the streets to prevent students from falling behind.

Fastest food: The Thai street cooks who get to protests first

Thai street food sellers have earned the nickname "CIA" for the intelligence that helps them reach protests not only before police, but before many protesters too.

Lucky baby anteater escapes birds, falls from tree into care of Australian zoo

A lucky echidna puggle, or baby spiny anteater, that survived an attack by birds and fell from a tree is taking its first steps as zoo keepers in Australia hand-feed the young mammal.

Spanish grandma, 99, gets back to computer games after beating COVID-19

福利网站When 99-year old Florentina Martin caught the coronavirus in September, her grand-daughter's greatest fear was not that the disease would kill her, but that she would end up alone on an emergency ward.

Yazidi Iraqi keeps tradition alive of arak-making from dates

Saad Hussein, a 42-year-old Yazidi Iraqi, is one of the last in the northern region of Nineveh producing the anise-flavoured spirit, arak, from local dates.

Eating like the English? French curfew puts early dinner on menu

福利网站Restaurateur Pascal Mousset has a new menu he hopes will persuade his patrons to change the habit of a lifetime in response to Paris's coronavirus curfew, by - perish the thought - eating dinner as early as the English.

Young Egyptian remembers father killed by COVID-19 as she heads back to school

福利网站When 12-year-old Sama Mohamed's father died of the coronavirus in May, the family tried cutting expenses. With the school year resuming this week in Egypt, buying a new uniform seemed unaffordable.

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Starlings in the Scottish skies

Murmurations of starlings dance in the sky over Gretna, Scotland.

Unfur-gettable: Puppy born with green fur

福利网站An Italian farmer could not believe his eyes when one of his dogs gave birth to a green-furred puppy.

Spectacular fall colors around the world

Mother Nature puts on an autumn show.