Egypt uncovers ancient necropolis south of Cairo

MINYA, Egypt Egyptian archaeologists have discovered an ancient necropolis containing 40 stone sarcophagi, about 1,000 small statues and a necklace charm bearing the hieroglyphic inscription "happy new year".

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Design and dictatorship: exhibition celebrates North Korean graphics 24 Feb 2018

LONDON North Korea makes headlines with its military parades and nuclear program but a new London exhibition puts a spotlight on graphic design in the country. | Video

Steve Jobs' pre-Apple job application could fetch $50,000 at auction 23 Feb 2018

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Prada brings Milan to its feet, with a collection of bold lines and colors 23 Feb 2018

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Primitive art: Neanderthals were Europe's first painters 23 Feb 2018

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