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Jimmy Carter becomes first living ex-president with official White House Christmas ornament

Feb. 21, 2024 17:49 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter has another distinction to his name. The 99-year-old is the first of the U.S. presidents to be honored with an official White House Christmas ornament while still living. The ornament was unveiled Wednesday and is the latest in an...

Once in the millions, Guinea worm cases numbered 13 in 2023, Carter Center's initial count says

Jan. 25, 2024 17:42 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Guinea worm disease remains on the cusp of being eradicated, with the global number of cases in 2023 holding steady at 13, according to a provisional account released by The Carter Center. A final count will be confirmed in the coming months. But the initial count...

The year in review: Influential people who died in 2023

Dec. 31, 2023 18:30 PM EST

Yevgeny Prigozhin rose from being an ex-con and hot dog vendor to winning lucrative Kremlin contracts and heading a formidable mercenary army. But it all came to a sudden end when the private plane carrying him and others mysteriously exploded over Russia. Prigozhin's Aug. 23 death...