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AP PHOTOS: Rio de Janeiro artists languish in online exile

Apr. 13, 2021 08:26 AM EDT

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Georgia Szpilman’s soprano voice resounds beautifully in the apartment’s small living room, though the space lacks the acoustics of where her choir used to sing — Rio de Janeiro’s majestic municipal theater, which has been closed for over a year because of the...

Greeks fly kites for Clean Monday holiday despite pandemic

Mar. 18, 2021 12:16 PM EDT

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Colorful kites danced in the skies above the hilltops and seafront promenades of Athens on Clean Monday as Greeks turned out to celebrate the Eastern Christian holiday in their traditional fashion after being hit hard by the pandemic during the winter. ...