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Taiwan Receives 160,000 Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccine from Slovakia.

Taiwan Receives 160,000 Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccine from Slovakia.

A plane carrying 160,000 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from Slovakia arrived at Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan on Sunday, September 26. ––––––––– READ MORE: The shipment was donated by the Slovakian government as a gesture of ...

People Celebrate as Swiss Voters Firmly Back Same-Sex Marriage.

People Celebrate as Swiss Voters Firmly Back Same-Sex Marriage.

Supporters of same-sex marriage in Bern, Switzerland, cheer and applaud as a screen shows that Swiss voters firmly back same-sex marriage on Sunday. ––––––––– READ MORE: Switzerland voted by a wide margin Sunday to allow same-sex couples to marry,...

Video Shows Lava Erupting from La Palma Volcano

Video Shows Lava Erupting from La Palma Volcano

Scientists on Saturday warned that another volcanic vent had opened up on the Spanish island of La Palma, exposing residents to possible new dangers. READ MORE: Fresh volcanic eruptions in Spain's Canary Islands prompted the cancellation of flight...

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Lava Destroys Homes as Canaries Volcano Enters Explosive Phase.

Lava Destroys Homes as Canaries Volcano Enters Explosive Phase.

People evacuated from three more towns because of the La Palma volcano will not be able to retrieve their belongings because of the "evolution of the volcanic emergency," local authorities said, Saturday, September 25. READ MORE: Fresh volcanic er...

Drivers Line Up for Gas in UK Over Shortage Concerns.

Drivers Line Up for Gas in UK Over Shortage Concerns.

Despite assurances by the government that the U.K. is not running out of gasoline, customers line up outside gas stations in Kent, southeast England, to fill their tanks after BP closed some stations this week thanks to a lack of drivers. Britain ...