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BBC: Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson officially become Greek citizens

American movie stars Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson have officially become citizens of Greece, the country's prime minister has announced.

NPR: World War II Naval Drama ‘Greyhound’ Charts A Trim, Efficient Course

One is tempted to reach for the word avuncular here, but that doesn't quite pin it down. He's not America's Uncle, after all, he's...

AP: Hanks, who survived COVID-19, calls graduates ‘the chosen’

Tom Hanks says graduates of an Ohio university that named a film center after him are “the chosen ones.”
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Illinois students selected for inaugural Voyager Scholarships

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Two University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign juniors are among 100 students nationwide awarded the inaugural Obama-Chesky Scholarship for Public Service, also...

Theaster Gates Jr. named Special Advisor to the President for Arts Initiatives

Theaster Gates Jr., professor in the Department of Visual Arts and the College and a world-renowned artist, has been appointed Special Advisor...

VOA: VOA Immigration Weekly Recap, September 25–October 1

Thousands of Cubans in Pipeline of US Cuban Family Reunification Parole Program  As U.S. border officials report high numbers...

NPR: A public payphone in China began ringing and ringing. Who was calling?

For years, the public payphone in Beijing — demurely shielded by its bulbous, yellow cover — sat underused, eclipsed by the rise...