Nov 13 2018
All these artifacts were found in seven tombs that have been discovered in the last six months on the outskirts of the complex of pyramid of Pharaoh Userkaf in the ancient necropolis of Saqqara, South of Cairo.
Mostafa Waziri told reporters Saturday that the discovery at Saqqara also includes mummies of scarabs, the first ever to be found in the area.
The team intend to explore inside in the coming weeks.
An Egyptian antiquities official said Saturday that archaeologists had discovered seven Pharaonic Age tombs near the capital city of Cairo, holding dozens of cat mummies and an array of wooden carvings depicting various other animals.
Egyptian archaeologists discovered dozens of cat mummies and wooden animal statues in a tomb.
Cats held a special place in Ancient Egypt and were mummified as religious offerings.
Tourism in Egypt suffered in the aftermath of the mass protests that toppled former president Hosni Mubarak in 2011.
Jimmy Kimmel Makes a Solid Case for Firing Sarah Huckabee Sanders
Despite losing his White House pass, Acosta traveled to Paris this weekend to cover Trump's trip to meet with world leaders. Ryan isn't the only black female journalist Trump has derided this week. "You shouldn't be working for CNN ", Trump said.
Amazon is giving everyone free shipping on everything for the holidays
Normally, free two-day shipping is something only Prime subscribers get, and a Prime subscription can cost a fair amount of money. Amazon explained in the press release that the promo will last for a limited time, suggesting minimums will return.
Overwatch's next hero is Ashe, a gunslinging western gang leader
In addition to the levitating Snowball and the Genji Sword, Overwatch's heroes and environments have been adapted into LEGO form. One thing is for sure though, the audience reaction to her and her Ultimate Bob-the-mustach'd-robot was overwhelmingly positive.
It is worth noting that the Ministry of Antiquities aims to intensify work in West Luxor in order to discover more ancient Egyptian treasures, and to supervise the restoration and maintenance works carried out in Luxor within the government's framework to turn Luxor and Aswan into modern touristic hubs, restoring their solid positions among the worldwide touristic resorts.
Two such mummies were found inside a rectangular limestone sarcophagus with a vaulted lid decorated with three scarabs painted in black, he said.
Over 200 mummies of cats, over 200 mummies of scarabs, as well as several mummies of cobras and alligators, have been found in the tombs.
"The (mummified) scarab is something really unique".
A collection of wooden gilded statues of a lion, a cow and a falcon was also unearthed at the Saqqara site.
"A couple of days ago, when we discovered those coffins, they were sealed coffins with drawings of scarabs", he added.
As archaeologists were preparing the site to present the latest discoveries, they found the sealed, intact door of a Fifth Dynasty tomb. "I never heard about them before".
Nov 10 2018
Locals protest AG Jeff Sessions' forced resignation
West Wing sources said they are "worried" about Trump Jr as they fear Mueller will be able to snare him on perjury. McConnell didn't weigh in on whether Whitaker should recuse himself from the Mueller probe.
Nov 10 2018
Bound plane with dozens of Canadians on board crashes shortly after takeoff
Flight Alerts, a Twitter account monitoring aircraft, reported the plane overshot the runway and crashed into a fence. The flight, which was heading to Pearson Airport, experienced some technical difficulties and had to return to CJIA.
Nov 09 2018
DeSantis wins Florida governor’s race; Gillum concedes
Democratic Party officials, who have accused Kemp of trying to suppress the minority vote, quickly denied the charge. Abrams attracted high-profile support from influential talk show host and billionaire philanthropist Oprah Winfrey.
Nov 08 2018
Pep Guardiola reveals who takes the best corners in the Premier League
Gabriel Jesus scored from the spot to give the hosts a 2-0 lead. "After Liverpool dropped points it was important that we won". Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has praised Raheem Sterling for developing a more mature character under his stewardship.
Nov 08 2018
Three states vote to legalize marijuana in midterm election
In Ohio , six cities had local cannabis decriminalization measures, with five voting in favor of decriminalization. In Florida, 63 percent voted to pass a measure that restores voting rights to 1.5 million former convicts .
Nov 07 2018
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah statue ridiculed by football fans
Last year, Cristiano Ronaldo had a bust unveiled that was also criticized for its lack of a resemblance. He was later given a second chance at it by website The Bleacher Report.
Nov 06 2018
Apple cancels production boost for iPhone XR
It's possible iPhone XR demand isn't meeting Apple's expectations , but exactly the reason that's happening is hard to determine. If this all sounds familiar, you're probably thinking of the Apple iPhone 5C , which Apple launched five years ago.
Nov 06 2018
OnePlus 6T hits the stores
The Thunder Purple OnePlus 6T does pop next to those two, quite a bit, and that's the whole point of it. But OnePlus is not completely averse to different color options, as we've seen in the past.
Nov 04 2018
Derrick Lewis breaks down loss vs. Daniel Cormier | UFC 230
Souza and Weidman were engaged in a brutal slugfest that kept both fighters on their feet for most of the first 2½ rounds. Souza endured and landed a thunderous right hand midway through the final round that sent Weidman crashing to the canvas.
Nov 02 2018
Pentagon: 5000 Troops Will Be Deployed To U.S.-Mexico Border
USA officials have told Reuters the support mission would be coordinated by the US military's Northern Command. He said the 5,200 soldiers will be in addition to the almost 2,100 National Guardsmen already along the border.
Nov 12 2018Kardashians, Lady Gaga, Cher fear for homes as California wildfire spreads
Nov 12 2018Man City assert their superiority as Jose Mourinho holds back Man United
Nov 12 2018ATP Finals preview: Novak Djokovic or Roger Federer for the title
Nov 10 2018Manchester United trio send sympathy to injured Danny Welbeck, striker in hospital
Nov 08 20182nd-Ranked Kentucky Crushed By 4th-Ranked Duke In Season Opener
Nov 04 2018India bowl; Krunal and Khaleel handed T20I debuts
Nov 04 2018Wayne Rooney to return for England farewell vs U.S. at Wembley
Nov 04 2018Nazis Target Oprah And Stacey Abrams In Robocalls
Nov 03 2018WWE Crown Jewel results, live updates, matches, card, predictions
Nov 03 2018Top Pakistan religious scholar Moulana Samiul Haq assasinated in Rawalpindi
Nov 12 2018Gerard Butler's Home Was Burned In The California Fires
Nov 11 2018Timberwolves Trade Jimmy Butler To Philadelphia 76ers In Package Deal
Nov 11 2018Residents Flee as Wildfire Chews Through Northern California
Nov 09 2018Giroud breaks goal duck in Chelsea win against BATE Borisov
Nov 09 2018Meghan Markle's mother Doria gets invited to spend Christmas with the Royals
Nov 07 2018Trump Attacks Democrats and Migrants on Eve of Midterm Elections
Nov 07 2018Democrats have a modest, narrowing lead in 2 final congressional preference polls
Nov 05 2018Apple is selling refurbished iPhone 8 and 8 Plus starting at $499
Nov 05 2018Trump raises doubts about Kavanaugh accusers after latest DOJ referral
Nov 03 2018Blizzard Announces Diablo Immortal For Mobiles
Nov 02 2018Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Adding This Character as Free DLC
Nov 02 2018Cause of Soyuz-FG Launch Failure Revealed - Probe Commission