As Refugees, Their Options Were Limited. Others Saw a Profit.

Even after decades in Thailand, Kayan women who fled Myanmar make their living from their traditional neck rings. But that's changing.

As Refugees, Their Options Were Limited. Others Saw a Profit.
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Mystery Couple Found in a Roll of Film From Nearly 70 Years Ago

Mystery Couple Found in a Roll of Film From Nearly 70 Years Ago
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Internet sleuths have been captivated by the photos, which were recently developed and document ...

  • Sat, 05 Dec 2020 14:20:51 +0000

Greek Orthodox Church Faces Criticism as Virus Hits Its Ranks

Greek Orthodox Church Faces Criticism as Virus Hits Its Ranks
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Church leaders have backed government restrictions, but defiance by hard-liners and a commitment to ...

  • Sat, 05 Dec 2020 10:38:48 +0000

After Perilous Atlantic Journey, Migrants Await Their Fate in Canary Island Hotels

After Perilous Atlantic Journey, Migrants Await Their Fate in Canary Island Hotels
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The Spanish government has put migrants up in hotels as the islands struggle to ...

  • Sat, 05 Dec 2020 10:00:20 +0000

German Phallus Statue Vanishes From Mountain, Then Reappears (Sort of)

German Phallus Statue Vanishes From Mountain, Then Reappears (Sort of)
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The authorities are stumped by what happened to the wooden phallus, a popular Instagram ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 23:14:38 +0000

For Boris Johnson, Vaccine Rollout Offers Last Chance to Show Competence

For Boris Johnson, Vaccine Rollout Offers Last Chance to Show Competence
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With the vaccine rollout and a potential Brexit deal looming, his government has a ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 22:22:12 +0000

Trump Orders All American Troops Out of Somalia

Trump Orders All American Troops Out of Somalia
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While the number of troops — about 700 — is small, it is a ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 21:38:45 +0000

Video Assault Thrusts Michel Zecler, and French Police, Into Spotlight

Video Assault Thrusts Michel Zecler, and French Police, Into Spotlight
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A music producer believes he'd be in jail unjustly if not for a video ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 21:36:13 +0000

Irina Antonova, Grande Dame of Russian Museum World, Dies at 98

Irina Antonova, Grande Dame of Russian Museum World, Dies at 98
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During her decades-long reign at Moscow's main fine arts museum, she provided a window ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 20:41:23 +0000

California Monolith Is Removed and Replaced With a Cross

California Monolith Is Removed and Replaced With a Cross
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A group of young men chanting “Christ is king!” drove five hours to dismantle ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 20:13:16 +0000

For Boris Johnson, a Week to Exorcise the Demons of 2020

For Boris Johnson, a Week to Exorcise the Demons of 2020
The New York Times

With the vaccine rollout and a potential Brexit deal looming, his government has a ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 19:58:45 +0000

Video Assault Thrusts a Black Man, and French Police, Into Spotlight

Video Assault Thrusts a Black Man, and French Police, Into Spotlight
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A music producer believes he'd be in jail unjustly if not for a video ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 19:45:24 +0000

Frank Carney, Co-Founder of Pizza Hut, Dies at 82

Frank Carney, Co-Founder of Pizza Hut, Dies at 82
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When he was 19, Mr. Carney and his brother Dan borrowed $600 from their ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 18:08:24 +0000

‘What Can I Feel? The Most Important Is That We Are Alive'

‘What Can I Feel? The Most Important Is That We Are Alive'
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A village on the frontline of the war between Azerbaijan and Armenia welcomes peace ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 17:28:14 +0000

Covid 'Long-Haulers' Need Medical Attention, Experts Urge

Covid 'Long-Haulers' Need Medical Attention, Experts Urge
The New York Times

In a two-day meeting sponsored by the N.I.H., officials acknowledged an insufficient understanding of ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 17:06:14 +0000

Bank of England Rebuked Over ‘Missing' $67 Billion of Cash

Bank of England Rebuked Over ‘Missing' $67 Billion of Cash
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A parliamentary committee found about 50 billion pounds worth of cash in circulation is ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 16:25:36 +0000