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Geoff Crowther, 77, Dies; Guided Travelers Looking to Get Lost

Geoff Crowther, 77, Dies; Guided Travelers Looking to Get Lost

Geoff Crowther, 77, Dies; Guided Travelers Looking to Get Lost Geoff Crowther, 77, Dies; Guided Travelers Looking to Get Lost After all, Lonely Planet, which was founded by Tony Wheeler with his wife, Maureen, was itself named by mistake. Mr. Wheeler thought he was adopting the name from the lyrics to “Space Captain,” sung by Joe Cocker and written by …

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Parents, Stop Talking About the ‘Lost Year’

Parents, Stop Talking About the ‘Lost Year’

Parents, Stop Talking About the ‘Lost Year’ Parents, Stop Talking About the ‘Lost Year’ “You had a sort of a sense of resilience and ‘grit,’ even prepandemic that I think served them well,” she said. “I do see an ability to pivot.” In Dr. Luthar’s research, reports of loneliness actually decreased for seventh and eighth graders between the spring of …

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Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay

Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay

Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay Over a crackling phone line, Ashraf Ali, a 35-year-old father in Bangladesh, described feeling suicidal and desperate to feed his family. Sokunthea Yi, in Cambodia, said she spends sleepless nights worrying about how she will pay …

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Weddings: They Got Lost in the Woods Together

Weddings: They Got Lost in the Woods Together

Weddings: They Got Lost in the Woods Together Weddings: They Got Lost in the Woods Together On their second date, Dr. Anais Ovalle and Emily Black got lost hiking at the Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary in Sharon, Mass. Snow fell and then it got dark. Even though they lost cellphone service for a while and eventually had to call an …

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150,000 Painted Hearts, Each for a Life Lost to Covid-19 in Britain

150,000 Painted Hearts, Each for a Life Lost to Covid-19 in Britain

150,000 Painted Hearts, Each for a Life Lost to Covid-19 in Britain 150,000 Painted Hearts, Each for a Life Lost to Covid-19 in Britain LONDON — Paula Smith couldn’t hold back her tears as she faced a sea of hand-painted red hearts covering a wall along the River Thames, each unique, each representing someone who died of Covid-19 in Britain. …

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Charli Collier of Texas Honors Her Lost Father With Resilience

Charli Collier of Texas Honors Her Lost Father With Resilience

Charli Collier of Texas Honors Her Lost Father With Resilience Charli Collier of Texas Honors Her Lost Father With Resilience Collier was always athletic, her mother said. To release her bountiful energy, her parents put her in gymnastics as a toddler. “It was playtime, it was fun, but she tried to be the best at whatever she was trying to …

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This Endangered Bird Lost Its Song in Australia

This Endangered Bird Lost Its Song in Australia

This Endangered Bird Lost Its Song in Australia This Endangered Bird Lost Its Song in Australia Everyone else seems to know the song, except you. Humans who sing karaoke know the feeling. So do birds, apparently, and it’s a big problem for one avian species in Australia. As the population of the critically endangered regent honeyeater plummeted over the years, …

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Volleyball Player Lost Her Job Over Pregnancy. Now She’s Fighting Back.

Volleyball Player Lost Her Job Over Pregnancy. Now She’s Fighting Back.

Volleyball Player Lost Her Job Over Pregnancy. Now She’s Fighting Back. Volleyball Player Lost Her Job Over Pregnancy. Now She’s Fighting Back. ROME — When the Italian volleyball player Lara Lugli got pregnant, she knew she would lose her job. But when her club refused a request for some pay she claimed was owed to her, she brought a lawsuit. …

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More than one-third of teachers have lost enthusiasm for the job since pandemic began, poll suggests

More than one-third of teachers have lost enthusiasm for the job since pandemic began, poll suggests

More than one-third of teachers have lost enthusiasm for the job since pandemic began, poll suggests More than one-third of teachers have lost enthusiasm for the job since pandemic began, poll suggests M ore than one-third of teachers have lost enthusiasm for their job over the course of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new survey. The figure was higher …

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Travel Workers Despair a Year Lost to Covid-19

Travel Workers Despair a Year Lost to Covid-19

Travel Workers Despair a Year Lost to Covid-19 Travel Workers Despair a Year Lost to Covid-19 In 2020, governments across the world closed borders, airlines grounded flights, hotels shuttered and cruises were canceled or postponed. The measures imposed to curb the spread of the coronavirus decimated the livelihoods of millions of travel and hospitality workers, whose jobs depend on tourism. …

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