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A member of the medical team prepares to spray disinfectant in Giza, on the outskirts of Cairo, on March 25.

Egypt is disinfecting its pyramid sites to stop the coronavirus from spreading

Masked cleaners are sanitizing entrances and ticket stations at the Egyptian pyramids in the country's latest effort to halt the coronavirus.
Nile cruise ships and feluccas docked on the River Nile bank following an outbreak of coronavirus in Luxor, Egypt, March 9, 2020.

At least 18 Americans who’ve come down with the coronavirus are linked to an Egyptian cruise ship quarantined in the Nile River

"It's still unclear how many people came in contact with the group in the infected ship," a local police officer told the Associated Press.
Tourists take souvenir pictures in front of the Pyramid of Djoser in Saqqara outside Cairo.

Inside the Pyramid of Djoser — the world’s oldest still-standing stone building — that reopened after 14 years of restoration

After 14 years, the oldest pyramid in the world, known as the Pyramid of Djoser, has reopened. Here's what it's like inside.
The wealthy are traveling everywhere from France and Turkey to India and Japan in 2019.

These were the 15 hottest destinations billionaires couldn’t get enough of in 2019

The ultrarich headed everywhere from France and Turkey to India and Japan in 2019, from sabbaticals to brief vacations.
A military working dog surrounded by a soldier's gear

The US has decided to stop sending bomb-sniffing dogs to two Middle Eastern countries after they let a lot of the animals die

Over a dozen US-trained canines have died from mistreatment and lack of care while others are living in unhealthy conditions, a watchdog found.
Mummies of cats and other felines are displayed after the announcement of a new discovery carried out by an Egyptian archaeological team in Giza's Saqqara necropolis, south of the capital Cairo, on November 23, 2019.

Archaeologists discovered a catacomb filled with mummified lion cubs, crocodiles, and cobras in an ancient Egyptian city of the dead

Egyptologists discovered an ancient city of the dead in Saqqara. The grave site recently revealed dozens of mummified creatures, including lion cubs.
More than 10 people have died so far as a result of riots in Chile.

A world on fire: Here are all the major protests happening around the globe right now

Despite each demonstration stemming from different issues, many have common threads: citizens want to express their discontent with their governments.
Washington DC is on the list.

The best cities to travel to in 2020, according to Lonely Planet

While some of the cities on the list are well-known, the top city every traveler must visit is actually Salzburg, Austria.
Archaeologists remove the cover of an ancient painted coffin discovered at al-Asasif Necropolis in the Vally of Kings in Luxor, Egypt October 19, 2019.

Archaeologists discovered 30 ancient sarcophagi in Egypt with perfectly preserved mummies inside. Photos show the biggest coffin find in a century.

The biggest coffin discovery in a century features well-preserved colors and inscriptions, enclosing perfect 3,000-year-old mummies.
Mustafa Waziri, secretary-general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, inspects the coffins.

Archaeologists just uncovered 20 ancient coffins in Egypt with their original colors and carvings intact

The sarcophagi featured well preserved carvings, colors, and inscriptions. Egypt's government said it would announce more details on Saturday.