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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT–Schedule of Reuters features from this week

reuters.com · 06/09/2022 06:00
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT–Schedule of Reuters features from this week

- Every week, Reuters journalists produce scores of multimedia features and human-interest stories from around the world.

Below are some stories from this week selected by our editors, as well as explanatory context and background to help you understand world headlines. For a full schedule of news and events, please go to our editorial calendar on Reuters Connect.

Comics feature U.S. Supreme Court's newest women appointees

NEW YORK - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett is the latest to join the pantheon of TidalWave Comics' "Female Force" series, followed by the latest appointee to the bench, Ketanji Brown Jackson. (PEOPLE-SUPREME COURT JUSTICES/COMIC BOOK (TV, PIX), moved, 219 words) nL1N2XU1K0

Kimono fashion unfurls in New York exhibition

NEW YORK - Kimonos covered with polka dots, Cubist patterns and big-eyed anime characters are on display in New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, showing how East and West influenced each other to transform the traditional Japanese garment. (ART-NEW YORK/MET-KIMONO (TV), 167 words) nL1N2XU1FE

Rare inlaid Stradivari violin could fetch $11 million at auction

LONDON - A rare 1679 violin made by renowned Italian craftsman Antonio Stradivari is headed for auction next month where it could fetch up to $11 million. (MUSIC-VIOLIN/STRADIVARI (TV, PIX), 265 words) nL8N2XT1E2

U.S. drug dealer turned master falconer extols 'healing power' of wildlife

WASHINGTON - Master falconer Rodney Stotts has written a book about his life path from drug dealer on the streets of Washington to wildlife expert, hoping to inspire others to take solace in nature. (USA-FALCONER/ (TV, PIX), 457 words) nL1N2XT1IV

Pope gives F-word cancer campaigners VIP treatment at audience

VATICAN CITY - The F-word made its debut at a papal general audience but there was no alarm and those who were brandishing it were given VIP treatment. (POPE-CHOIR/CANCER (UPDATE 1, PIX, TV), 293 words) nL1N2XV0RB

Astronomers ponder 'cosmic mystery' over powerful radio wave bursts

WASHINGTON - Powerful bursts of radio waves emanating from a distant dwarf galaxy that were detected using a massive telescope in China are moving scientists closer to solving what one called a "cosmic mystery" that has lingered for years. (SPACE-EXPLORATION/BURST (PIX), 625 words) nL1N2XS0DE

Qatar to re-install Zidane statue that sparked backlash

DOHA - Qatar plans to re-install a sculpture immortalizing French-Algerian soccer player Zinedine Zidane's head butt during the 2006 World Cup final, which had been removed in 2013 amid a domestic backlash, the head of Qatar Museums said. (QATAR-WORLDCUP/ZIDANE-STATUE (PIX), 337 words) nL8N2XT283

Norway to open new $650 mln national art museum complex in Oslo

OSLO - Norway will open its new $650 million National Museum to the public on Saturday, unveiling a vast permanent exhibition of art through the ages that puts it on a par with some of the world's greatest museums. (NORWAY-ART/NATIONAL MUSEUM (PIX, TV), 400 words) nL8N2XN4GV

Burkina Faso's award-winning architect returns a hero

GANDO, Burkina Faso - Architect Diebedo Francis Kere, recognized globally for his innovative, sustainable designs, was feted as a hero in Burkina Faso on his first hometown visit after getting the profession's top award. (BURKINA-ARCHITECT/ (TV, PIX), 347 words) nL8N2XS085

Crackling or desolate?: AI trained to hear coral's sounds of life

When a team of scientists listened to an audio clip recorded underwater off islands in central Indonesia, they heard what sounded like a campfire. Instead, it was a coral reef, teeming with life, according to a study scientists from British and Indonesian universities. (OCEANS-DAY/INDONESIA (PIX, TV), 337 words) nL4N2XQ03Z


FACTBOX-Facts about the U.S. House probe of the Jan. 6, 2021, assault on the Capitol nL1N2WM008

TIMELINE-Baby formula crunch in U.S. forces scramble to boost supplies nL3N2X532K

FACTBOX-Monkeypox cases around the world nL5N2XF1XF

TIMELINE-Elon Musk's $44 billion pursuit of Twitter nL3N2X524J

FACTBOX-From Meta to Peloton, companies slow hiring as economy sputters nL4N2XQ0ZH

TIMELINE-Twists and turns in takeover battle for Spirit Airlines nL3N2XA2SG

(Compiled by Mark Porter and Patrick Enright)

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