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FILE - In this Friday, Aug. 31, 2018 file photo, actress Cate Blanchett poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'A Star Is Born' at the 75th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy. The lineup for the Venice Film Festival will be announced on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, and will be the first major film event since the coronavirus pandemic lockdown.  (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)

Venice Film Festival unveils selections for September fete

Jul. 28, 2020 3:03 PM EDT

The American frontier drama “The World to Come,” the Jim Broadbent and Helen Mirren comedy-drama “The Duke,” Gia Coppola’s “Mainstream,” and the Shia LaBeouf and Vanessa Kirby drama “Pieces of a Woman” are among the films set to premiere at the Venice...

CORRECTS FIRST NAME TO ERIN FROM ERIC - Kianna Ruff, left, and Erin Hancock, right, two activists who met in seminary, protest against racial injustice and police brutality July 26, 2020, in Manhattan, New York. Many involved in the demonstrations that erupted after George Floyd's killing say they deepen spiritual connections and embody familiar elements of traditional faith. (AP Photo/Emily Leshner)

Faith in protest as young people find fervor on the street

Jul. 28, 2020 11:50 AM EDT

“I can’t breathe!’” the crowd chanted, invoking the dying words spoken by George Floyd as a white police officer pressed a knee into his neck. Kianna Ruff yelled it over and over along with hundreds of fellow protesters as they marched for hours through New York City, a kind of...

Climate activist Greta Thunberg during a radio statement at the 'Sveriges Radio' in Stockholm, Sweden, Sunday, June 14, 2020. In a wide-ranging monologue on Swedish public radio, teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg recounts how world leaders queued up to have their picture taken with her even as they shied away from acknowledging the grim scientific fact that time is running out to curb global warming. (Photo/Mattias Osterlund)

Thunberg has hope for climate, despite leaders' inaction

Jun. 20, 2020 2:46 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Preparing for her appearance before the U.N. General Assembly last fall, Greta Thunberg found herself constantly interrupted by world leaders, including U.N. chief Antonio Guterres and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who had formed a queue to speak to her and take selfies. “Jacinda...