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Rare Water Lilies Stolen From London’s Kew Gardens
Thieves risked it all to steal a priceless treasure. Nymphaea thermarum, the world’s smallest water lily, was stolen from Kew Gardens in London. An investigation is underway to find the nearly extinct lilies.
Settlement Reached in Battle Over ‘Blurred Lines’
This summer, there was a battle over Robin Thicke’s hit “Blurred Lines.” The children of Marvin Gaye sued for copyright infringement, saying the song was a rip-off of their dad’s song “Got to Give It Up.” Both sides reached a settlement today, the Hollywood Reporter reported.