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It's the system for building systems that we should be correcting.

The only unforgivable failure is the failure to learn from past failure.

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Mon, 17 May 2021 07:57:36 GMT
European leaders seized more power during the pandemic. Few have 'exit plans' to hand it back

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Sat, 15 May 2021 23:56:32 GMT
These Uyghurs were locked up by the US in Guantanamo. Now they're being used as an excuse for China's crackdown in Xinjiang

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Sat, 15 May 2021 21:46:02 GMT
US condemns 'atrocities' in Tigray after CNN investigation
The US has condemned Eritrea and Ethiopia for coordinating their troops to close off a key aid route to Ethiopia's war-torn Tigray region, following an exclusive CNN investigation published earlier this week that found that Eritrean soldiers were blocking critical humanitarian aid to starving and wounded civilians.
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Mon, 17 May 2021 08:59:17 GMT
This nurse is on a mission to vaccinate an entire island
The UK's vaccine rollout is reaching even the most isolated parts of the country. CNN boards a small plane bound for Fair Isle, off the coast of Scotland, along with Margaret Cooper, a nurse on a mission to vaccinate the entire island. CNN's Phil Black reports.
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Sat, 15 May 2021 11:51:57 GMT
Top Japanese CEO calls Tokyo Olympics a 'suicide mission'
Hiroshi Mikitani, the CEO of Rakuten, tells CNN exclusively that it's a "suicide mission" to be hosting the Tokyo Olympics this year - the Opening Ceremony for which is set for July 23.
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Thu, 13 May 2021 09:14:59 GMT
People are panic buying homes as prices skyrocket around the world
It wasn't long ago that real estate experts were bracing for the worst.
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Tue, 11 May 2021 03:07:53 GMT
India's Covid catastrophe could make global shortages even worse
A terrifying and record-breaking wave of Covid-19 in India threatens to stall the country's economic recovery and send shockwaves through several important global industries.
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Sun, 16 May 2021 15:38:37 GMT
100 years ago, this area was known as Black Wall Street. Then it came to a heartbreaking end
One hundred years ago, one of America's greatest success stories came to a crushing end.
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Sun, 16 May 2021 17:02:42 GMT
How Equinox is transforming into the 'HBO of fitness'
Fitness companies found themselves pivoting last year after the pandemic forced the sudden closure of gyms, which upended people's workout routines. They turned to apps — and, as Peloton's success and Apple's Fitness+ entrance prove, users aren't turning back.
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Wed, 18 Sep 2019 16:44:32 GMT
US cities are losing 36 million trees a year. Here's why it matters
If you're looking for a reason to care about tree loss, the nation's latest heat wave might be it. Trees can lower summer daytime temperatures by as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit, according to a recent study.
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Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:14:00 GMT
Miami's Little Haiti wasn't a target for developers. Until the seas started to rise

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Fri, 12 Jul 2019 09:20:40 GMT
How rich people could help save the planet from the climate crisis
Rich people don't just have bigger bank balances and more lavish lifestyles than the rest of us -- they also have bigger carbon footprints.
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Mon, 10 May 2021 10:14:08 GMT
Photos of LA lowriders show dazzling cars and tenacious women
In the back of a 1952 Chevy Deluxe, a woman brushes back her hair, her heavily lined eyes closed in a moment of quiet, the words "No Soy De Ti" ("I don't belong to you") inked across her chest. Mary is a member of the Vintage Ladies Car Club, a Chicana lowriding community based in Los Angeles County, and she's one of the many lowriders photographer Kristin Bedford features in her five-year body of work "Cruise Night," which portrays the interiority of both her subjects and their cars.
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Mon, 10 May 2021 10:43:05 GMT
Tiny sketch by Leonardo da Vinci could sell for $16m
A tiny sketch of a bear by Leonardo da Vinci is expected to sell for over $16 million at auction.
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Mon, 10 May 2021 15:18:22 GMT
The real reason most late night talk show hosts sit behind a desk
For more than six decades, American late night talk show hosts have sat behind large wooden desks, with guests in cushioned chairs or couches to their right. Behind them, the wall may be painted to mimic an open vista; around them, a brightly lit studio set is made more inviting through warm wood tones, mugs on a desk or -- in Johnny Carson's case -- a couple of well-placed house plants.
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Sun, 09 May 2021 00:03:20 GMT
The $1.8B 'vanity project' that has enraged India
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's overhaul of New Delhi's historic center was always going to be controversial -- even before the Covid-19 pandemic struck.
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Tue, 11 May 2021 01:58:14 GMT
The Broker, The Astronaut and The Vampire: Enter the mysterious world of Soviet watch collectors
With pseudonyms like the The Bastard, The Broker, The Astronaut and The Vampire, they've banded together deep inside the world of Soviet-era watch collecting.
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Thu, 29 Apr 2021 14:37:36 GMT
Inside Miley Cyrus' exuberant Los Angeles home -- designed by her mother
When it came time for Miley Cyrus to decorate the 6,800-square-foot Los Angeles home she bought last year, the singer looked to one of the people who knows her best: Her mother and manager, Tish Cyrus.
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Sun, 09 May 2021 09:43:30 GMT
These beautiful European towns will pay you to work remotely
Remote working has become a possibility for many during the pandemic, meaning the office can now be anywhere from a kitchen table to a sandy beach on the other side of the world.
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Sat, 08 May 2021 10:06:07 GMT
Huge ships, huge problems in Venice
It was the story that made waves around the world: cruise ships banned from Venice.
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Tue, 04 May 2021 11:24:02 GMT
He saved her from drowning and they fell in love
Nupur Gupta was nearing the end of a two-week stint teaching at a yoga retreat in Goa, India.
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Mon, 03 May 2021 13:57:18 GMT
World's highest infinity pool has opened in Dubai
There are few feelings as liberating as swimming in the open air, below blue skies that stretch all the way to horizon -- and now in Dubai you can do it nearly 1,000 feet above sea level.
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Thu, 22 Apr 2021 10:15:14 GMT
Huge superyacht squeezes down narrow Dutch canals
It's not every day you see a gigantic superyacht weaving through the narrow canals of the Netherlands.
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Thu, 22 Apr 2021 14:44:12 GMT
Where you can sunbathe nude around the world
For true aficionados of nude relaxation, there are no parts of the body "where the sun don't shine."
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Thu, 29 Apr 2021 22:26:40 GMT
Covid forced many parents to choose between work and helping their kids with school. This CNN Hero is helping families do both
As the vaccine rollout continues and parts of the US loosen restrictions, school reopenings in some communities are still in flux. For many families of remote students, parents returning to work remain in a difficult position.
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Sat, 08 May 2021 03:07:25 GMT
Finding magic in mentorship: How one CNN Hero inspired thousands of young women to write their own success stories
For young people who are experiencing social isolation and loss during the pandemic, the mental health effects have been taxing. Research shows that depression and anxiety are prevalent among children and adolescents due to Covid-19.
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Sat, 17 Apr 2021 06:03:22 GMT
A student harnessed the power of beets to make healing from surgery safer -- and more equitable
Dasia Taylor didn't expect to become a nationally recognized scientist at 17 years old.
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Mon, 17 May 2021 17:38:10 +0200
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