Category: World Sources

Abba Returns to the Stage in London. Sort Of.

LONDON — Ecstatic cheers bounced around a specially built 3,000-capacity hexagonal arena Thursday night as the members of Abba — one of pop music’s behemoths — slowly emerged from beneath the stage, their classic ’70s hairstyles leading the way, to play their first concert in over 40 years. As a synthesizer blared and lights pulsed, […]

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Displaced Ukrainians Learn to Detect Mines.

LVIV, Ukraine — The instructor held his hand above his head, revealing a tiny, wavy green piece of plastic nestled in his palm. “See this? Some civilians told me they saw these on either side of the humanitarian corridor they were walking down. They looked to them like leaves,” said Serhii Romaniuk, the teacher, explaining […]

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The Uvalde 21

Maite Rodriguez, her mother’s only daughter, dreamed of becoming a marine biologist. Tess Marie Mata played the same position on her softball team — second base — as her favorite Houston Astros player. Layla Salazar sang “Sweet Child O’ Mine,” by Guns N’ Roses, with her father on their morning drives to school. Xavier Lopez […]

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