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  • In Pictures Tony Curtis through the years

    Actor Tony Curtis is shown seated in a studio chair in this 1965 file photo. Curtis died on Sept. 29 at his home near Las Vegas.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 08/12

    Samuel Pizzetti of Italy competes in the men's 800m freestyle heats at the European Swimming Championships in Budapest, Hungary, on Thursday.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 08/11

    Jessica Gonzalez plays with her father before her first day of kindergarten at Tremont Elementary School in Dixon, Calif., on Wednesday.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 08/10

    Young gymnasts take part in a training session for 4-to7-year-olds at the gymnastics hall of a sports school in Jiaxing, Zhejiang Province, China, on Tuesday. Chinese officials insist tough new eligibility rules will put a stop to the type of age-cheating scandals that saw a gymnast stripped of her Olympic medal.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 08/09

    Britain's Hannah Miley swims her way to a gold medal in the Women's 400m Individual medley at the European swimming championships in Budapest, Hungary, on Monday.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 07/16

    A Kashmiri fisherman sits on his boat as the sun sets over the Dal Lake in Srinagar, India, on Friday. Authorities reimposed a rigid curfew throughout most of Kashmir to prevent street protests after Friday prayers following weeks of unrest that has killed 15 people.

  • Russian spy ring paymaster disappears from Cyprus

    Terrorism & Security Russian spy ring paymaster disappears from Cyprus

    The Russian spy ring's alleged paymaster has disappeared, after he was initially arrested and released on bail on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. His escape could further test the recent 'reset' in US-Russia relations.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 06/23

    People stand around a campfire during the Ivana Kupala festival in the village of Viazynka, Belarus, late Tuesday evening. The ancient tradition, originating from pagan times, is usually marked with grand overnight festivities which includes jumping over burning campfires and bathing in a lake or a river. Some people believe the acts will purge them of their sins and make them healthier.

  • The Invisible Bridge

    The Invisible Bridge

    From Paris to Hungary, this epic novel follows the fates of a pair of lovers and their families as World War II sweeps across Europe.

  • Did horned dinosaurs island-hop to Europe?

    Did horned dinosaurs island-hop to Europe?

    The discovery of a horned dinosaur in Hungary suggests that these types of dinosaurs, which were once thought to be limited to Asia and North America, might have island-hopped their way to Europe.