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Tonga Olympian Pita Taufatofua works to help homeland after devastating volcano, tsunami

Tonga Olympian Pita Taufatofua works to help homeland after devastating volcano, tsunami

13:00 ET Anthony OlivieriESPN.com Tonga Olympian Pita Taufatofua, who caught the world’s attention as a bare-chested flag bearer at the opening ceremonies of the 2016 Summer Olympics, is now trying to focus the world’s attention on helping Tonga recover from a devastating volcanic eruption and tsunami. Taufatofua, a climate activist, UNICEF ambassador, motivational speaker and …

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In locked Chinese city, some people complain about food that is hard to get

In locked Chinese city, some people complain about food that is hard to get

Residents of the Chinese city of Xi’an are straining under a severe coronavirus lockdown, with some complaining about difficulty finding food, despite assurances from the authorities that they are able to provide necessities for the 13 million people who are largely confined to their homes. Strict measures to curb outbreaks are common in China, which …

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