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Infants Learn Language by Lip Reading, Could Assist in Autism Diagnosis

Infants learn language not merely by listening to what other people say but also by lip reading, according to a recent research.The study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on Monday has defied conventional beliefs that babies learn to speak through sound alone.

Pablo Picasso's Notre-Dame Painting at Bonhams Auction

At the Bonhams Impressionist & Modern Art auction, Spanish painter Pablo Picasso's Notre-Dame Painting is regarded as a highlight alongside an array of artworks by other renowned artists including Raoul Dufy, Marc Chagall, Candido Portinari and Carlos Nadal.

Gardner Museum Unveils $114 Million Glass-Enclosed Wing

Boston-based Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum has officially launched a new wing to the original building designed by award winning architect Renzo Piano. The current addition is to preserve the historic building and also to kick-start a whole new season of events and exhibitions.

Brad Pitt, Meryl Streep Honored at NYFCC Awards Gala

Actor Brad Pitt was named the best actor for his performances in movies Moneyball and The Tree of Life, while The Iron Lady's Meryl Streep was chosen as the best actress at the 77th Annual New York Film Critics' Circle Awards (NYFCC) on Monday.

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Stampede, Riot At Indonesia Soccer Match Kill 129, Police Say

At least 129 people were killed and around 180 injured at a soccer match in Indonesia after panicked fans were trampled and crushed trying to flee during a riot, police said on Sunday, in what appeared to be one of the world's worst stadium disasters.