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Glastonbury Festival Canceled for a Second Year Due to Pandemic

Glastonbury Festival Canceled for a Second Year Due to Pandemic

Glastonbury Festival Canceled for a Second Year Due to Pandemic Glastonbury Festival Canceled for a Second Year Due to Pandemic “It’s sent a very bad signal,” Olivier Garnier, a spokesman for Hellfest, one of France’s largest events, said in a telephone interview. Hellfest hosts about 60,000 heavy metal fans each year and its 2021 iteration, scheduled for June, is already …

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A year after the U.S. recorded its first virus case, the outbreak has ravaged the nation and deaths remain high.

A year after the U.S. recorded its first virus case, the outbreak has ravaged the nation and deaths remain high.

A year after the U.S. recorded its first virus case, the outbreak has ravaged the nation and deaths remain high. A year after the U.S. recorded its first virus case, the outbreak has ravaged the nation and deaths remain high. One year ago today, health officials told Americans about a traveler who had just come home from Wuhan, China, sought …

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Tuition fees to be frozen for another year under government plans

<p>Ministers say they want to ‘deliver better value for students’</p>

Tuition fees to be frozen for another year under government plans Tuition fees to be frozen for another year under government plans Tuition fees are set to be frozen at £9,250 for another year under government proposals. But in 2019, the Post-18 Education and Funding review – an independent panel led by ex-investment banker Philip Augar – recommended cutting the …

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Locked Up in a Hotel for a Year, Then a Sudden Taste of Freedom

Locked Up in a Hotel for a Year, Then a Sudden Taste of Freedom

Locked Up in a Hotel for a Year, Then a Sudden Taste of Freedom Locked Up in a Hotel for a Year, Then a Sudden Taste of Freedom “I’m happy, but it’s a little bit scary,” Emad Moradi, 38, a Kurdish refugee who left Iran in 2013 by boat, said in the hours after his release. He and other refugees …

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A Year After Wuhan, China Tells a Tale of Triumph (and No Mistakes)

A Year After Wuhan, China Tells a Tale of Triumph (and No Mistakes)

A Year After Wuhan, China Tells a Tale of Triumph (and No Mistakes) A Year After Wuhan, China Tells a Tale of Triumph (and No Mistakes) At a museum in Wuhan, China, a sprawling exhibition paints a stirring tale of how the city’s sacrifices in a brutal 76-day lockdown led to triumph over the coronavirus and, ultimately, rebirth. No costs …

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Side Hustles and Handouts: A Tough Year Ahead for U.K. Theater Workers

Side Hustles and Handouts: A Tough Year Ahead for U.K. Theater Workers

Side Hustles and Handouts: A Tough Year Ahead for U.K. Theater Workers Side Hustles and Handouts: A Tough Year Ahead for U.K. Theater Workers Freelancers — both actors and backstage crew members like Boucher — are the lifeblood of Britain’s theaters, making up an estimated 70 percent of the country’s 290,000 workers in the performing arts, according to U.K. Theater, …

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2020 is Tied With 2016 as Hottest Year Ever on Record

2020 Ties 2016 as Hottest Yet, European Analysis Shows

2020 is Tied With 2016 as Hottest Year Ever on Record 2020 is Tied With 2016 as Hottest Year Ever on Record Last year effectively tied 2016 as the hottest year on record, European climate researchers announced Friday, as global temperatures continued their relentless rise brought on by the emission of heat-trapping greenhouse gases. The record warmth — which fueled …

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‘I Will Get Up’: A Hard New Year Greets a World in Waiting

‘I Will Get Up’: A Hard New Year Greets a World in Waiting

‘I Will Get Up’: A Hard New Year Greets a World in Waiting ‘I Will Get Up’: A Hard New Year Greets a World in Waiting “We’re adrift,” said Luis Miguel Melche, 42, a Mexico City-based production manager for rock and pop groups. Mexico City, a global capital for food, literature and the arts, has gone quiet. “It’s totally dead,” …

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Saying Goodbye to an Endless Year With a 24-Hour Race

Saying Goodbye to an Endless Year With a 24-Hour Race

Saying Goodbye to an Endless Year With a 24-Hour Race Saying Goodbye to an Endless Year With a 24-Hour Race At about 6 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, when I saw snow dancing in the light of my headlamp, I started to cry. I was nine hours into my first 24-hour race. I was trying to see how many times …

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G.M. said auto sales fell in 2020 but were up in the final three months of the year.

G.M. said auto sales fell in 2020 but were up in the final three months of the year.

G.M. said auto sales fell in 2020 but were up in the final three months of the year. G.M. said auto sales fell in 2020 but were up in the final three months of the year. General Motors said its vehicle sales in the United States fell 12 percent in 2020, but increased 5 percent in the fourth quarter from …

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