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  Click through scenes highlighting the biggest, brightest full moon of 2013.

Cypriot TV host gets life in jail for boss's murder

NICOSIA (Reuters) - A Cypriot TV presenter was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for the murder of her boss in a case which has gripped the Mediterranean island. Full story

Franchises Lead the Mediterranean Food Trend

Mediterranean cuisine may well be the next big thing at American fast-casual restaurants. The staples of the Middle East and Greece are finding a growing niche among consumers --and franchises are leading the way. Full story

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More proof Mediterranean diet can ward off heart disease

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  Study: Mediterranean diet lowers heart attack risk

According to a new study released Monday by the New England Journal of Medicine, patients who adopted the Mediterranean diet were 30 percent less likely to have heart attacks and strokes. NBC’s Dr. Nancy Snyderman reports.

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A picture taken on June 22, 2013 shows a full moon over the Mediterranean coastal city of Netanya, north of Tel Aviv. AFP PHOTO / JACK GUEZJACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images

A visitor takes a picture of  thousands of sheep gathered during a simulation of a transhumance in front of the Museum of Civilizations from Europe and the Mediterranean in Marseille
A visitor takes a picture of thousands of sheep gathered during a simulation of a transhumance in front of the Museum of Civilizations from Europe and the Mediterranean in Marseille

A visitor takes a picture of thousands of sheep gathered during a simulation of a transhumance in front of the Museum of Civilizations from Europe and the Mediterranean as part of festivities to mark Marseille-Provence being named the 2013 European Capital of Culture in Marseille June 8, 2013.

Thousands of sheep gather during a  simulation of a transhumance in front of the Museum of Civilizations from Europe and the Mediterranean in Marseille
Thousands of sheep gather during a simulation of a transhumance in front of the Museum of Civilizations from Europe and the Mediterranean in Marseille

Thousands of sheep gather during a simulation of a transhumance in front of the Museum of Civilizations from Europe and the Mediterranean as part of festivities to mark Marseille-Provence being named the 2013 European Capital of Culture in Marseille June 8, 2013. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

Thousands of sheep gathered during a  simulation of a transhumance in front of the Museum of Civilizations from Europe and the Mediterranean in Marseille
Thousands of sheep gathered during a simulation of a transhumance in front of the Museum of Civilizations from Europe and the Mediterranean in Marseille

Thousands of sheep are gathered during a simulation of a transhumance in front of the Museum of Civilizations from Europe and the Mediterranean as part of festivities to mark Marseille-Provence being named the 2013 European Capital of Culture in Marseille June 8, 2013. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pe