Australia Gears Up for the Great Koala Count, Using Drones, Droppings and Dogs

The iconic marsupials are not easy to find, or count accurately, so officials will deploy a host of methods.

Australia Gears Up for the Great Koala Count, Using Drones, Droppings and Dogs
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Romania's Leader Is Tested by a Close Election

Romania's Leader Is Tested by a Close Election
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Prime Minister Ludovic Orban will need to maintain his alliance with a smaller party ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 23:50:06 +0000

As Pandemic Threatens Britain's Mental Health, These ‘Fishermen' Fight Back

As Pandemic Threatens Britain's Mental Health, These ‘Fishermen' Fight Back
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A charity called the Bearded Fishermen has begun a nightly suicide-prevention patrol around a ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 21:09:35 +0000

Venezuela Votes in an Election the Opposition Calls a Charade

Venezuela Votes in an Election the Opposition Calls a Charade
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A victory by the party of President Nicolás Maduro is likely to further weaken ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 18:43:09 +0000

In Last-Ditch Bid for Brexit Deal, Leaders' Theatrics Show the Stakes

In Last-Ditch Bid for Brexit Deal, Leaders' Theatrics Show the Stakes
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Boris Johnson and the European Union's president are preparing their domestic audiences for either ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 17:24:25 +0000

Roald Dahl's Family Apologizes for His Anti-Semitism

Roald Dahl's Family Apologizes for His Anti-Semitism
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The author, who died in 1990, made several disparaging comments about Jews during his ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 17:22:04 +0000

‘Like a Cattle Yard': How Justice Is Delivered in Australia's Bush Courts

‘Like a Cattle Yard': How Justice Is Delivered in Australia's Bush Courts
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In some remote Aboriginal communities, judges and lawyers arrive by plane and handle dozens ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 15:31:33 +0000

A Polarizing Documentary Spurs Debate Over a Violent Time in Quebec

A Polarizing Documentary Spurs Debate Over a Violent Time in Quebec
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Fifty years after separatist violence prompted the government to send soldiers to Montreal, Quebec ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 15:11:45 +0000

Bergamo's Covid-19 Survivors Carry Scars Unseen and Incalculable

Bergamo's Covid-19 Survivors Carry Scars Unseen and Incalculable
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Plagued by guilt, anger and regrets, those still alive in the hardest hit place ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 12:13:35 +0000

Jupiter and Saturn Head for Closest Visible Alignment in 800 Years

Jupiter and Saturn Head for Closest Visible Alignment in 800 Years
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On Dec. 21, Jupiter and Saturn will appear to be no more than a ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 11:00:10 +0000

Bergamo's Pandemic Survivors Carry Scars Unseen and Incalculable

Bergamo's Pandemic Survivors Carry Scars Unseen and Incalculable
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Plagued by guilt, anger and regrets, those still alive in the hardest hit place ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 10:26:55 +0000

China Peddles Falsehoods to Obscure Origin of Covid Pandemic

China Peddles Falsehoods to Obscure Origin of Covid Pandemic
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To push the idea that the virus didn't come from China, the government has ...

  • Sun, 06 Dec 2020 10:00:14 +0000