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A New Year in Iran, but the country’s crises remain the same
Middle East

A New Year in Iran, but the country’s crises remain the same

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Persian New Year, Nowruz, begins on the first day of spring and celebrates all things…
Pandemic haunts new year as virus growth outpaces vaccines
World

Pandemic haunts new year as virus growth outpaces vaccines

LONDON (AP) — Despite growing vaccine access, January is looking grim around the globe as the coronavirus resurges and reshapes…
Pope reappears after pain flare-up, calls for peace in New Year message
World

Pope reappears after pain flare-up, calls for peace in New Year message

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis reappeared on Friday after chronic sciatic pain forced him to miss the Church’s New…
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle drop a new holiday podcast declaring ‘love wins’
Life & Style

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle drop a new holiday podcast declaring ‘love wins’

(CNN) – Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have released their first podcast through their multi-year deal with Spotify, saying they…
Australia changes word in anthem to honor Indigenous people
World

Australia changes word in anthem to honor Indigenous people

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia has changed one word in its national anthem to reflect what the prime minister called…
2020 finally ending, but New Year’s revelries muted by virus
World

2020 finally ending, but New Year’s revelries muted by virus

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — This New Year’s Eve is being celebrated like no other, with pandemic restrictions limiting crowds and…
Photo: Mo Salah celebrates Christmas with his family
Egypt

Photo: Mo Salah celebrates Christmas with his family

Egyptian football player and Liverpool star Mohamed Salah on Friday posted photos with his family celebrating Christmas, CNN reported. Salah…
Hong Kong’s Lunar New Year fairs get a protest makeover
World

Hong Kong’s Lunar New Year fairs get a protest makeover

Protest-themed Lunar New Year fairs have sprung up across Hong Kong to raise money and morale for the city’s pro-democracy…
Africa starts 2020 battling extremism, Ebola and hunger
World

Africa starts 2020 battling extremism, Ebola and hunger

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A tragic airline crash with far-reaching consequences, cataclysmic cyclones that may be a harbinger of the future,…
The beat goes on: fireworks, smoke and tear gas start new decade
World

The beat goes on: fireworks, smoke and tear gas start new decade

New York dropped its traditional crystal-encrusted ball to ring in 2020 in a packed Times Square, after crisis-marred celebrations in…
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