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It's safer to enjoy summer in traditional ways, so get set for a post-pandemic season -- sensibly

The season that officially starts this coming weekend will look, sound and feel much more like a real summer than the 2020 version. The Covid pandemic isn't gone, but rising vaccination rates and declining infection numbers make its safer to gat...

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Young Thai workers race to reopen deserted beaches


Thailand depends on its tourism sector, and normally welcomes 14 million visitors annually. But, Covid-19 saw visitor numbers plunge to just four million last year. In the key resort island of Phuket, mass vaccinations are being organized ahead of th...

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This week's word in the news: QUASHED

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To put an end to or destroy. To officially say that something is not to be accepted.

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Gohmert seemed to refer to the idea that solar flares are causing widespread climate change, a claim scientists have repeatedly quashed.
The San Francisco Chronicle -- 06/14/2021

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