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A Lebanese artist created an inspiring statue out of glass and rubble from the Beirut port explosion

World - Mon, 10/26/2020 - 00:44
Hayat Nazer doesn't remember a time when Lebanon was at peace. But she has learned to channel her grief and pain into beautiful works of art.

Nigeria's youth finds its voice with the EndSARS protest movement

World - Sun, 10/25/2020 - 22:05
For nearly two weeks angry young Nigerians have taken to the streets, blocking major roads across cities in Africa's most populous nation.

Elton John is getting his own Barbie doll

Entertainment - Sun, 10/25/2020 - 19:37
Elton John is getting his very own Barbie doll. And while the doll won't look like the Rocket Man, it will be styled in his likeness.

France condemns 'unacceptable' comments from Turkey's Erdogan

World - Sun, 10/25/2020 - 10:59
France has condemned Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over comments he made about Emmanuel Macron's mental health and treatment of Muslims.

'Murder hornet': First nest found in US eradicated with vacuum hose

Science & Nature - Sun, 10/25/2020 - 10:40
The Asian giant hornets can wipe out a colony of honeybees in hours.

Climate change: Technology no silver bullet, experts tell PM

Science & Nature - Sun, 10/25/2020 - 08:21
Boris Johnson's techno-optimism ignores the need for big societal changes, experts warn.

The pandemic has created a second crisis in India — the rise of child trafficking

World - Sun, 10/25/2020 - 01:15
One evening in August, a 14-year-old boy snuck out of his home and boarded a private bus to travel from his village in Bihar to Jaipur, a chaotic, crowded and historical city 800 miles away in India's Rajasthan state.

Europe's clocks are going back. Here's how to stay positive as the nights draw in

World - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 18:22
The clocks are turning back one hour across Europe at 2am on Sunday October 25, giving everyone across the continent an extra hour in bed, and signaling the start of winter.

Scotland tells families not to trick-or-treat this Halloween because of Covid-19

World - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 18:02
The Scottish government says families should celebrate Halloween at home this year instead of going trick-or-treating to minimize the spread of Covid-19.

Kevin Hart is ready for the revived MDA telethon

Entertainment - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 16:13
For Kevin Hart, it's all about the kids.

Arnold Schwarzenegger says he feels 'fantastic' after undergoing heart surgery

Entertainment - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 15:38
He may be known as a robot assassin. But in real life, he's only human.

Why Chileans want to kill their constitution

World - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 13:55
For a country at peace, Chile has seen plenty of recent turmoil. Churches were set ablaze and hundreds arrested during protests in the capital Santiago last weekend, nearly a year after at least 26 people died in fierce clashes over a transit fare hike.

Osiris-Rex: Nasa probe risks losing asteroid sample after door jams

Science & Nature - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 09:55
The Osiris-Rex spacecraft collected so much rock from asteroid Bennu that bits are leaking out.

South Korean officials: 'no direct link' between flu vaccine and recent deaths

World - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 03:28
South Korean health officials have found "no direct link" between flu vaccinations and a spate of deaths of people who had been recently inoculated, they said late Friday.
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