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PARIS — France is inducting Josephine Baker — Missouri-born cabaret dancer, French World War II spy and civil rights activist — into its Pantheon, the first Black woman honored in the final resting place of France's most revered luminaries.

THESSALONIKI – Anatolia College just reached 400 donations as of November 26 with just a few days left to reach the goal of 500 donations on Giving Tuesday, November 30.

THESSALONIKI – Anatolia College just reached 400 donations as of November 26 with just a few days left to reach the goal of 500 donations on Giving Tuesday, November 30.

ROME — National Geographic magazine's famed green-eyed "Afghan Girl" has arrived in Italy as part of the West's evacuation of Afghans following the Taliban takeover of the country, the Italian government said Thursday.

ROME — National Geographic magazine's famed green-eyed "Afghan Girl" has arrived in Italy as part of the West's evacuation of Afghans following the Taliban takeover of the country, the Italian government said Thursday.

LONDON — A team of archaeologists from the University of Leicester in central England certainly appear to have the golden touch.

LONDON — A team of archaeologists from the University of Leicester in central England certainly appear to have the golden touch.

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Egypt Unveils Renovated “Avenue of the Sphinxes” in Luxor

LUXOR, Egypt — Egyptian authorities were unveiling Thursday a renovated ancient promenade in the city of Luxor dating back 3,000 years, the latest government project undertaken to highlight the country's archaeological treasures.

LUXOR, Egypt — Egyptian authorities were unveiling Thursday a renovated ancient promenade in the city of Luxor dating back 3,000 years, the latest government project undertaken to highlight the country's archaeological treasures.

ACG: Lecture-Concert for the Empowering Role of Music in the 1821 War of Independence

ATHENS - The American College of Greece: Lecture-concert for the empowering role of music in the 1821 War of Independence The American College of Greece, under the auspices of the "Greece 2021" Committee and on the occasion of the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Greek Revolution of 1821, organizes on Tuesday, November 30 at 19:00 a lecture-concert on "The empowering role of music in the 1821 war for independence".

ATHENS - The American College of Greece: Lecture-concert for the empowering role of music in the 1821 War of Independence The American College of Greece, under the auspices of the "Greece 2021" Committee and on the occasion of the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Greek Revolution of 1821, organizes on Tuesday, November 30 at 19:00 a lecture-concert on "The empowering role of music in the 1821 war for independence".

Performers Gear Up for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

NEW YORK — Growing up in Chicago, Broadway star Brittney Mack faithfully watched the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on TV after fulfilling her own parade duties.

NEW YORK — Growing up in Chicago, Broadway star Brittney Mack faithfully watched the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on TV after fulfilling her own parade duties.

Helen Mirren Μakes Ρegal Βow as Harry Potter Quiz Show Host

By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Helen Mirren is oddly absent from the Harry Potter film franchise that proved close to a full-employment act for Britain's acting greats.

By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Helen Mirren is oddly absent from the Harry Potter film franchise that proved close to a full-employment act for Britain's acting greats.
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Reports: Oscar-Winning Japanese Costume Designer Wada Dies

TOKYO (AP) — Emi Wada, the Japanese costume designer who won an Oscar for her work in Akira Kurosawa’s “Ran,” has died, Japanese media reports said Sunday.

TOKYO (AP) — Emi Wada, the Japanese costume designer who won an Oscar for her work in Akira Kurosawa’s “Ran,” has died, Japanese media reports said Sunday.

NAACP Image Awards to Be Held with Live Audience in February

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 53rd NAACP Image Awards will be held in-person Feb.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 53rd NAACP Image Awards will be held in-person Feb.

Rare First Printing of US Constitution Sells for Record $43M

NEW YORK (AP) — A rare first printing of the United States Constitution sold at Sotheby’s in New York for over $43 million, a record price for a document or book sold at auction.

NEW YORK (AP) — A rare first printing of the United States Constitution sold at Sotheby’s in New York for over $43 million, a record price for a document or book sold at auction.

Furor over Miss South Africa Appearing in Pageant in Israel

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Controversy is swirling around the Miss South Africa beauty pageant, as the government has withdrawn its support for the event because of its plans to participate in the Miss Universe 2021 contest which is to be held in Israel in December.

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Controversy is swirling around the Miss South Africa beauty pageant, as the government has withdrawn its support for the event because of its plans to participate in the Miss Universe 2021 contest which is to be held in Israel in December.

Greeks Unite for The Hellenic Initiative’s Online Auction to Support Greece

NEW YORK – Internationally known Greek artists, jewelry and fashion designers, and more have come together to donate original works of art and other creative items for The Hellenic Initiative’s online auction that will support entrepreneurial development and crisis relief in Greece.

NEW YORK – Internationally known Greek artists, jewelry and fashion designers, and more have come together to donate original works of art and other creative items for The Hellenic Initiative’s online auction that will support entrepreneurial development and crisis relief in Greece.

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