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Washington DC is a city of sounds as Joe Biden inaugurated and ‘democracy prevails’

Washington DC is a city of sounds as Joe Biden inaugurated and ‘democracy prevails’ Washington DC is a city of sounds as Joe Biden inaugurated and ‘democracy prevails’ There was the sound of Donald Trump leaving the White House for the final time, clattering over the city in Marine One, his helicopter taking a circuitous, look-at-the-sights-as-we-leave route. There was the …

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‘It takes you out of the city’: The rowers of the river Nile

<p>An Egyptian couple row along the Nile during Ramadan</p>

‘It takes you out of the city’: The rowers of the river Nile ‘It takes you out of the city’: The rowers of the river Nile S unset is when the Nile blinks to life in Cairo, the party boats twinkling like Vegas, the couples on the Qasr el-Nil bridge lingering in the breeze, the riverside cafes clinking with commerce …

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Please don’t bring Sex and the City back – it’s nothing without Samantha

<p><u>TV reboots almost never work and, without Kim Cattrall’s Samantha, the new ‘Sex and the City’ series will be without its sparkiest star</u></p>

Please don’t bring Sex and the City back – it’s nothing without Samantha Please don’t bring Sex and the City back – it’s nothing without Samantha I t was only a matter of time. After The X-Files, Will & Grace, Arrested Development, Gilmore Girls and Veronica Mars had all been brought back, today yet another beloved turn-of-the-century show succumbed to …

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Wrong number draws mistaken calls, ire from Trump supporters rose Traverse City Joe Biden Trump torrent

Trump Wrong Number

Wrong number draws mistaken calls, ire from Trump supporters rose Traverse City Joe Biden Trump torrent Wrong number draws mistaken calls, ire from Trump supporters rose Traverse City Joe Biden Trump torrent A former Michigan resident was briefly amused to be mistaken for a high-ranking legislator by President Donald Trump supporters who demanded nullification of President-elect Joe Biden s election …

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Fleeing lockdown, Americans are flock to Mexico City – where the coronavirus is surging

Fleeing lockdown, Americans are flock to Mexico City - where the coronavirus is surging

Fleeing lockdown, Americans are flock to Mexico City – where the coronavirus is surging Fleeing lockdown, Americans are flock to Mexico City – where the coronavirus is surging MEXICO CITY — At first, life in lockdown was OK, between working from home, exercising with his roommate, and devouring everything on Netflix. But as the coronavirus pandemic wore endlessly on, Rob …

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With Man City Positives, Premier League’s Coronavirus Outbreak Widens

With Man City Positives, Premier League's Coronavirus Outbreak Widens

With Man City Positives, Premier League’s Coronavirus Outbreak Widens With Man City Positives, Premier League’s Coronavirus Outbreak Widens On the face of it, the Premier League’s decision was an easy and an obvious one. Manchester City and Manchester United had finished last season late, thanks to their commitments in the summer’s European competitions. To ensure that both teams would have …

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With Each Run, a City Shaken by Racism Is ‘Finding the Greater Good’

With Each Run, a City Shaken by Racism Is ‘Finding the Greater Good’

With Each Run, a City Shaken by Racism Is ‘Finding the Greater Good’ With Each Run, a City Shaken by Racism Is ‘Finding the Greater Good’ In 2019, if the group had a dozen runners one morning, they considered it a big turnout. But in 2020, as the pandemic spread and the Black Lives Matter movement gained momentum across the …

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How to Pretend You’re in Quebec City Tonight

How to Pretend You’re in Quebec City Tonight

How to Pretend You’re in Quebec City Tonight How to Pretend You’re in Quebec City Tonight While your travel plans may be on hold, you can pretend you’re somewhere new for the night. Around the World at Home invites you to channel the spirit of a new place each week with recommendations on how to explore the culture, all from …

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What’s on TV This Week: ‘City Hall’ and ‘The Masked Dancer’

What’s on TV This Week: ‘City Hall’ and ‘The Masked Dancer’

What’s on TV This Week: ‘City Hall’ and ‘The Masked Dancer’ What’s on TV This Week: ‘City Hall’ and ‘The Masked Dancer’ Between network, cable and streaming, the modern television landscape is a vast one. Here are some of the shows, specials and movies coming to TV this week, Dec. 21-27. Details and times are subject to change. Monday WONDER …

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How New York City Vaccinated 6 Million People in Less Than a Month

How New York City Vaccinated 6 Million People in Less Than a Month

How New York City Vaccinated 6 Million People in Less Than a Month How New York City Vaccinated 6 Million People in Less Than a Month “It stands out as a remarkable achievement by any measure,” Dr. DiMaggio said. “It was a public health triumph.” Dr. Weinstein resigned from his post in November 1947, seven months after the smallpox outbreak. …

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