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Akiko, now a wife and mother of three, is grateful for her many blessings.
Some of Akiko Thomson Guevara’s earliest childhood memories involve climbing trees in the backyard of their family home in Paco, Manila.“We all had so much energy,” Akiko says of her siblings, Julia and Josh, and herself. “I was a tomboy, definitely not ...
It depends on who you ask.
The 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea are fast approaching, where athletes from all over the world will fight for a place at the top of the podium. But pride aside, how much is that gold medal really worth?When assigning the first-place ...
The Opening Ceremony kicks off in PyeongChang on February 9.
We're still months away from the 2018 Winter Olympics, but we're already counting down the days to the Opening Ceremonies in PyeongChang. Whether you're planning to watch the action on the TV at home, or from the stands in South Korea, here's everything you ...
As the City of Light bids to hold the 2024 Olympic Games, its iconic landmark is getting a $318 million facelift. Here, a timeline of the monument's makeovers throughout history.
Everyone enjoys a little sprucing now and then, and the Eiffel Tower is no exception. The historic Parisian landmark is getting a $318 million facelift.You won't notice an immediate difference in the monument, because the renovations will take place over the next ...
The key points in Queen Elizabeth II's Christmas speech about inspiration, justice, and charity are everything we all need to hear at this time.
Every year, a message from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is broadcasted throughout the the United Kingdom on Christmas Day. It is through this speech that the 90-year-old monarch addresses her subjects and imparts her wishes for the holidays, and it is usually infused with ...