Category: CURRENT EVENTS

May 25, 2020

This Was the Front Page of the Sunday Edition of the New York Times

This Was the Front Page of the Sunday Edition of the New York Times

It marked a first in the publication’s modern era

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Apr 28, 2020

This Photo of Newport Beach from this Past Weekend is Just Wow

This Photo of Newport Beach from this Past Weekend is Just Wow

Maintaining social distancing rules while enjoying the outdoors will be key as summer looms

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Mar 31, 2020

Large Crowds Gather in New York to Watch Arrival of US Navy Hospital Ship

Large Crowds Gather in New York to Watch Arrival of US Navy Hospital Ship

I have no words

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May 3, 2011

Picture of the Day: Watching History Unfold

Picture of the Day: Watching History Unfold

WATCHING HISTORY UNFOLD Photograph by Pete Souza for The White House President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, along with members of the national security team, receive an update on the mission against Osama bin Laden in the Situation Room of the White House, May 1, 2011. Seated, from left, are:…

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Apr 14, 2011

Picture of the Day: A Moment of Silence

Picture of the Day: A Moment of Silence

A MOMENT OF SILENCE Photograph by Koichi Nakamura,Yomiuri Shimbun/Associated Press Buddhist monks, Japan Self-Defense Force personnel, firefighters, and other relief workers observed a moment of silence on “Hiyori Yama,” or Weather Hill, in Natori, Miyagi prefecture, on April 11, 2011, exactly one month after the devastating earthquake and tsunami hit northeastern Japan. Local…

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Mar 30, 2011

Picture of the Day: Lights Out Sydney!

Picture of the Day: Lights Out Sydney!

LIGHTS OUT SYDNEY! Photograph by REUTERS / TIM WIMBORNE Last Saturday, March 26, people and businesses around the world participated in Earth Hour 2011, turning off their lights at 8:30 p.m. local time. Earth Hour was organized by the World Wildlife Fund in 2007, as a way to bring attention to energy-consumption, sustainability,…

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Mar 27, 2011

Picture of the Day: Together We Can Rebuild

Picture of the Day: Together We Can Rebuild

TOGETHER WE CAN REBUILD Photograph by AP Photo/NEXCO East These two photos show a road devastated by the March 11 massive earthquake (left) and the same road after restoration in Naka, Japan. The highway company restored the 150-meter section of the highway linking Tokyo and the quake-damaged Ibaraki prefecture in six days. The…

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