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Exploring Vardzia, Georgia's mysterious rock-hewed cave city

From 3,000-year-old Uplistikhe to the 6th century David Gareja Monastery and the long-forgotten dwellings of Samshvilde, all of Georgia's cave sites are awe-inspiring.
Tags: News, Georgia, Stories, David Gareja, Vardzia Georgia, Uplistikhe


The President's attempts to limit the spread of the Omicron variant begin Monday with new US restrictions on travel from eight countries taking effect

President Joe Biden's attempts to limit the spread of the new Omicron Covid-19 variant begins on Monday with new US restrictions on travel from South Africa and seven other countries taking effect, as his administration seeks to assure Americans that they are moving swiftly to try to contain the threat.
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UNLV student dies days after participating in fraternity charity boxing match

A University of Nevada Las Vegas student died just days after participating in a fraternity's charity boxing match where he collapsed soon after the fight, according to statements from the university and his family's attorney.
Tags: News, Stories, UNLV, University of Nevada Las Vegas


McConaughey won't run for Texas governor

Actor Matthew McConaughey announced Sunday in a video message on Twitter that a future in political leadership is not in the cards -- right now.
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Safe and alive, but 'traumatized,' the future of these Afghan women athletes is very uncertain

They are safe and alive, and have the prospect of new lives in the United Kingdom, but for 130 Afghan female football players and their families it's an existence still full of uncertainty.
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Officials say both individuals carrying the new Covid variant had recently traveled from Nigeria

The world is in a "race against time" with the Omicron coronavirus variant, said European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Sunday, warning during a visit to Riga that scientists and manufacturers will need weeks to fully understand the new variant.
Tags: News, Nigeria, Stories, European Commission, Riga, Ursula von der Leyen


Canada confirms first two cases of Omicron variant

The world is in a "race against time" with the Omicron coronavirus variant, said European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Sunday, warning during a visit to Riga that scientists and manufacturers will need weeks to fully understand the new variant.
Tags: News, Canada, Stories, European Commission, Riga, Ursula von der Leyen


Tony Bennett, 95, leaves his heart onstage in a moving final concert

Tony Bennett won over generations of fans crooning "I Left My Heart in San Francisco." And on his 95th birthday, the beloved singer left his heart on the stage of Radio City Music Hall.
Tags: News, San Francisco, Stories, Tony Bennett


GOP lawmaker calls out Rep. Boebert's 'racist tropes'

Rep. Nancy Mace (R-SC) reacts to inflammatory and anti-muslim comments made by her colleague Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO).
Tags: News, Gop, Stories, Boebert, Nancy Mace R SC


GOP lawmaker condemns her colleague's divisive anti-Muslim remarks

Rep. Nancy Mace (R-SC) reacts to inflammatory and anti-muslim comments made by her colleague Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO).
Tags: News, Gop, Stories, Nancy Mace R SC


Omicron variant slams travel doors shut

Worldwide cases | Global vaccination rates
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Veteran shares personal note from Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson

At a screening of Dwayne Johnson's new film, "Red Notice," The Rock personally selected Navy veteran Oscar Rodriguez as the recipient of a one-of-a-kind gift. CNN's Jim Acosta speaks to Rodriguez about the moment.
Tags: News, Navy, Dwayne Johnson, Cnn, Stories, Rodriguez, Jim Acosta, Oscar Rodriguez


Veteran who received truck from Dwayne Johnson speaks out

At a screening of Dwayne Johnson's new film, "Red Notice," The Rock personally selected Navy veteran Oscar Rodriguez as the recipient of a one-of-a-kind gift. CNN's Jim Acosta speaks to Rodriguez about the moment.
Tags: News, Navy, Dwayne Johnson, Cnn, Stories, Rodriguez, Jim Acosta, Oscar Rodriguez


Defense Department wants Esper to remove parts about Trump from book, lawsuit says

Former Secretary of Defense Mark Esper is suing the Department of Defense for not clearing his book manuscript for publication, after the agency told Esper he needed to take out parts of the book about his time working under then-President Donald Trump.
Tags: News, Defense, Department Of Defense, Stories, Defense Department, Esper, Trump, Mark Esper


NBA star Joel Embiid on bout with Covid-19: 'I really thought I wasn't going to make it'

• Celtics center says he will change his name and become a US citizen
Tags: News, US, Nba, Stories, Joel Embiid


Opinion: The attacks on the 2024 election are already underway

The foundations for a potential coup of the 2024 election are already being put into place. The very institutions that are supposed to protect our democracy are a big part of the problem.
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Opinion: Attacks on 2024 election already underway

The foundations for a potential coup of the 2024 election are already being put into place. The very institutions that are supposed to protect our democracy are a big part of the problem.
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Second gentleman lights first candle at National Menorah ceremony

Doug Emhoff, husband to Vice President Kamala Harris, will celebrate the Jewish faith Sunday on the first night of Hanukkah, as he is expected to light the first candle of the National Menorah Sunday afternoon.
Tags: News, Stories, Kamala Harris, Doug Emhoff


GOP lawmaker behaving like a former doctor, physician says

Dr. Jonathan Reiner and Jim Acosta discuss a tweet from Rep. Ronny Jackson (R-TX) in which he claims the omicron variant was made up to help Democrats in the 2022 midterm elections.
Tags: News, Gop, Stories, Jim Acosta, Ronny Jackson, Jonathan Reiner


Canada confirms first two cases of the Omicron variant as governments around the world mobilize to respond

The world is in a "race against time" with the Omicron coronavirus variant, said European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Sunday, warning during a visit to Riga that scientists and manufacturers will need weeks to fully understand the new variant.


Second gentleman lights first candle at National Menorah ceremony: 'Jewish history is American history'

Doug Emhoff, husband to Vice President Kamala Harris, will celebrate the Jewish faith Sunday on the first night of Hanukkah, as he is expected to light the first candle of the National Menorah Sunday afternoon.
Tags: News, Stories, Kamala Harris, Doug Emhoff