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Jul 27, 2015 09:48 AM ET
In the city of Amritsar lies the holiest shrine in Sikhism, known to most as The Golden Temple.
Apr 27, 2015 03:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal on Saturday reduced to rubble many of the country's iconic landmarks.
Mar 2, 2015 02:17 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A powerful, custom-built machine was used to suck up the massive, mushy mess that had accumulated to nearly three feet in depth. Continue reading →
Jun 24, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The World Heritage Committee inscribes six new properties and also approves extensions to some existing sites.
Jun 19, 2013 12:55 PM ET // Discovery News
From lack of funding to erosion to threats of demolition, these historic landmarks may not stand the test of time for much longer.
Dec 12, 2012 03:00 AM ET
Check out our Stonehenge Made to Glisten pictures.
Jul 30, 2012 04:41 PM ET // Alice Truong
America's oldest general store closed its doors Sunday after 224 years of operation. Gray's, based in Little Compton, R.I., first opened in 1788. It was passed down for generations until Jonah Waite, who inherited the store last month after his father's death, sold the store citing unprofitability....