Thursday, January 20th, 2022

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UK inflation surges to highest level in 30 years

Inflation increased to 5.4% in December, the Office for National Statistics said on Wednesday, the highest rate since 1992. The biggest price rises were for transportation, food and beverages, furniture, housing and household goods....

Travel news: Orient Express returns to Italy after nearly 50 years

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Pope Francis calls violence against women an ‘insult to God’ in New Year’s Day Homily

His address to the faithful from the Vatican in Rome during Saturday’s mass focused on Mary, the mother of Jesus, as Francis drew inspiration from her delivering her child in a humble manger. “Mary...

Ford’s market value closed above GM’s for first time in five years

Ford Motor Co.’s surging stock gave it a market value greater than rival General Motors for the first time in more than five years. Ford had a market value of $83 billion at Tuesday’s...

Dissident journalist Pham Doan Trang jailed in Vietnam for 9 years for ‘anti-state’ acts

Pham Doan Trang, who published material widely on human rights and alleged police brutality in Vietnam, was convicted of “conducting propaganda against the state” by a Hanoi court, according to her legal team and...

Belarusian opposition figure sentenced to 18 years at high-security penal colony

After a trial that took place largely behind closed doors, Tikhanovsky was convicted on charges including “organizing mass riots” and inciting social hostility, which critics say were politically motivated. Three others were also found...

UN-backed report finds police brutality in Colombia killed 11 in last year’s protests

Announcing the results of the report on Monday, Chief investigator Carlos Negret accused Colombian National Police (PNC) of committing a “massacre.” “The PNC openly dismissed any principle of proportionality or absolute necessity in using...

CNN Heroes celebrates 15 years of inspiring the world

Over the years, some of the Heroes’ missions have evolved as they’ve responded to new challenges. We caught up with some Heroes who found new ways to help those who need it most. Here...

Christmas tree retailer goes to great lengths to get trees amid ‘worst’ shortage in years

Arlington, VA – The Christmas tree shortage has been going on for five or six years but, this year has been by far the worst, a Christmas tree retailer told Fox News. “We’ve been...

Coffee could rally for years after hitting 10-year high, analysts say

Yating Kuo | iStock | Getty Images Coffee prices have reached a 10-year high, and analysts expect tightness in the market to continue all the way into 2023. Coffee contracts for December delivery ended...