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Flea market bargain ring really the real thing: a $450000 diamond treasure

Flea market bargain ring really the real thing: a $450000 diamond treasure

The jewelry specialist for the worldwide auction house told ABC News that the ring's owner was searching impressive diamonds on Google when she found Sotheby's and reached out to Wyndham to get the process started. "They had been to quite a few auto boot sales over the years". She added that the cut of the ring was "slightly duller and deeper" than today's designs.


Presidential Hopeful Raisi Hails Iranian Ethnic, Religious Groups as 'Assets'

Presidential Hopeful Raisi Hails Iranian Ethnic, Religious Groups as 'Assets'

Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf's decision narrows Rouhani's path to victory in an election Friday that is largely seen as a referendum on the nuclear deal with world powers, and which may turn on concerns about the sputtering economy. Iranian cleric and presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi, center, stands among his supporters, during a campaign rally in Tehran, Iran, April 29, 2017.



Freed Nigerian schoolgirls to meet families after 3 years

Some collapsed into family member's arms, while others dropped to their knees and prayed as jubilant music played in the street. I can not over emphasise how I feel. Nigeria's presidential spokesman on Wednesday said the government believed the escaped girl may have been from the Chibok group. While the Chibok girls' have received worldwide attention, including support from former first lady Michelle Obama, hundreds of other children remain in Boko Haram captivity.



Joe Lieberman Is a Leading Contender for FBI Director

Lieberman is an unusual choice, not only due to his lack of relevant experience, but also because he comes from the opposite side of the party aisle from the Republican President. Joe Lieberman his top pick. There's the centrist who scored the biggest political upset of 1988 when he wrested the U.S. Senate seat away from Republican Lowell Weicker.


Trump scandals no issue for Saudi: minister

Trump scandals no issue for Saudi: minister

In the post-Cold War period, the United States has sought to export its form of governance to all corners of the world, often with disastrous results. Trump promised to schedule a trip to Egypt soon, and he singled out the Egyptian's choice of footwear, a pair of shiny black shoes. Trump has criticised Obama's remarks as too apologetic for U.S.


Forty Conservative Groups Urge Trump to Withdraw from Paris Climate Treaty

Forty Conservative Groups Urge Trump to Withdraw from Paris Climate Treaty

Regardless of whether or not the US leaves the Paris agreement, American climate scientists who doubt their work will find traction on this side of the Atlantic have an ally on the continent. A key meeting of White House advisers to discuss the Paris climate change agreement will not take place on Tuesday as scheduled earlier, the media reported.