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UN chief has honor of dropping ball at US New Year celebration

UN secretary general Ban Ki moon has the honor of dropping the ball that will be seen on TV by an estimated 198 million Americans as 2017 arrives January 1. Ban will push the Waterford crystal button in New York’s … Continue reading

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Notes on a New Year and questions about what we’re missing

The last day of each year is the day I always ask, “Where did the year go?” Despite the volatile climate politically and socially, 2013 seemed to fly by. There’s an additional bittersweet note as I say goodbye to my … Continue reading

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