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Politics

Barbie Berlin Dreamhouse draws protests, hand-wringing over opening

Barbie has a new home in Berlin — and it's literally life-sized. But the protests have been out-sized as well. The Barbie Berlin Dreamhouse opened on Thursday, but protests have already been intensifying. On one recent day, protesters strapped a Barbie doll to a cross and set the cross on fire. Protesters say Barbie sends the wrong message.

New route for Cuban exiles

The World's Lorne Matalon reports that Cubans who flee their island for the United States are trying a new route: through Mexico, and Mexican authorities fear a mass exodus of Cubans coming through in coming years.

Arts, Culture & Media

Fountain of Youth

It's not entirely clear who first came up with the story of the Fountain of Youth. Ponce de Le�n never found it but there is a place in Florida that is closely associated with the Fountain's legend. Can you name it?