A levitating rhino, wooden hippo and giant rabbit, lightning in China, a wedding and funeral in Iraq | Sept. 3
The day in photos around the world.
200,000 people are expected to attend the five day Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts this week in Britain. Headline acts include Metalica, Dolly Parton, Arcade Fire, The Black Keys, Robert Plant and Kasabian.
Shirley Temple Black dies at 85, President Barack Obama meets with French President Francois Hollande at the White House, a fire in Dhaka consumed more than 200 shanties, and more in today’s daily brief.
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A look at what’s coming up on the East Coast and around the world.
War veterans are recognized around the world on November 11 each year. Known as Armistice Day or Remembrance Day in other parts of the world, the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month marks the anniversary of the end of World War I in 1918 when the Armistice with Germany took effect.
One of the strongest storms Great Britain has seen in decades is expected to hit its southern half Monday. Nicknamed “Saint Jude” after the saint who is traditionally celebrated on the day the storm is expected to hit, the storm is expected to bring winds of about 80 miles per hour and heavy rain.
Landscape portrait, clown convention, new species of monkey, endangered tiger and more in today’s daily brief.