July 22, 2021
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Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony director fired over Holocaust joke

Carl Court/Getty Images (LONDON) — The Tokyo Olympics organizing committee fired the director of the opening ceremony on Thursday over a joke he made about the […]
July 21, 2021
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Prince George smiles in photo taken by Duchess Kate to mark his 8th birthday

_ultraforma_/iStock (LONDON) — Prince George is turning 8, and stealing the show in a new photo released to mark his birthday. George, who was born on […]
July 21, 2021
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After Biden administration releases 1st Guantanamo prisoner, remaining detainees hope for swift action

Photo by John Moore/Getty Images (GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba) — Following the transfer of the first Guantánamo Bay inmate of the Biden administration this week, remaining detainees […]
July 21, 2021
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U.N. committee strips Liverpool of World Heritage status

ChrisHepburn/iStock (NEW YORK) — The city of Liverpool, England was stripped of its World Heritage status on Wednesday, after a U.N. committee determined that the recent […]