7 Headlines You Won’t Read Anywhere Else Today: May 23.
Germany: Berlin’s Ampelmann needs a woman
He’s one of Berlin’s most famous icons, but the Ampelmann who guides pedestrians across 2,000 crossings in the capital is missing something, according to politicians in the city’s central district – a woman…. (Read more)
A bill, that if passed would fine R$100 for tossing cigarette butts onto Brazilian roads and streets, has passed one committee is currently pending further review in the country’s House of Representatives. … (Read more)
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Czech Republic: Five mystical and mysterious places in Prague
Among the names for Prague is the Magic City, and not without reason. Places connected to legends are all over the city, and throughout the centuries everyone from alchemists to vampires are supposed to have passed through the city.
We have rounded up a few places that have some connections to the myths and mysteries of the city. There are many more, and we will get back the them soon. … (Read more)
Argentina: Debates Ban On Plastic Surgery For Teens
The bill, initially presented in March, is ready for debate in the lower house of Parliament after approval by the Family, Childhood and Adolescence, and Health committees. … (Read more)
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