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Diamonds are a girl's best ... meal?

Sep 13, 2015
Marketplace staff


That's how much a diamond stolen by a Chinese woman from a Bangkok jewelry fair is worth. She was caught on camera and was later stopped at the airport. Where was the diamond, you may be asking? In her stomach. As the BBC reports, doctors had to use a colonoscope to retrieve the gem.