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Leonardo da Vinci drawings go on display at Buckingham Palace

Leonardo da Vinci drawings go on display at Buckingham Palace

LONDON (Reuters) - Leonardo da Vinci’s thumbprint and preparatory sketches for some of his most famous works are going on display to the public at Buckingham Palace, in what is being billed as the biggest exhibition of the artist’s work in more than 65 years. Marking 500 years since his death, “Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing”, which opens at

'You're too much in my heart': Leonard Cohen letters to muse set for auction

'You're too much in my heart': Leonard Cohen letters to muse set for auction

It was one of the great love stories of the “flower power” era of the 1960s. And when Leonard Cohen met Marianne Ihlen it led to the flowering of the talent of one of the greatest songwriters of the 20th century. Cohen was a struggling poet when they first came together on the Greek island of Hydra in 1960. And Ihlen became his greatest muse, inspiring

Dollar stalls near one-month high after Fed minutes

Dollar stalls near one-month high after Fed minutes

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar held near a one-month high on Wednesday after minutes from the May Federal Open Market Committee meeting showed officials agreed that their current patient approach to setting monetary policy could remain in place “for some time.” Policymakers saw little need to change rates in either direction. A rate hike in 2019