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6 single-story homes
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6 single-story homes

Sicilian Catholic diocese bans godparents
Baptism at Vatican
'It's an experiment'

Sicilian Catholic diocese bans godparents

The week's good news: October 14, 2021
Israeli archaeology.
It wasn't all bad!

The week's good news: October 14, 2021

The soil of fairy tales
A gardener.
Picture of Bonnie KristianBonnie Kristian

The soil of fairy tales

The upside of urban decline
A scale.
Samuel Goldman

The upside of urban decline

House Budget Chair to retire at end of term
John Yarmuth.
saying goodbye

House Budget Chair to retire at end of term

The week's best parenting advice: October 12, 2021
A child.
Parenting advice

The week's best parenting advice: October 12, 2021

The supply chain is an unlikely Ghost of Christmas Present
A boat.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

The supply chain is an unlikely Ghost of Christmas Present

On their 77th anniversary, Iowa couple finally gets to take their wedding photos
A wedding bouquet.
at last

On their 77th anniversary, Iowa couple finally gets to take their wedding photos

Annual yard sale funds random acts of kindness in Virginia community
A sign at Susan Thompson-Gaines' yard sale.
neighbors helping neighbors

Annual yard sale funds random acts of kindness in Virginia community

Russian man becomes 1st person without legs to scale world's 8th-highest mountain
Rustam Nabiev.
firsts

Russian man becomes 1st person without legs to scale world's 8th-highest mountain

6 charming homes in Illinois
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6 charming homes in Illinois

The Week contest: Blank art
A blank canvas.
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The Week contest: Blank art

The week's good news: October 7, 2021
Vaccination.
It wasn't all bad!

The week's good news: October 7, 2021

The sticky problem of making Facebook go away
Museum extinction.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

The sticky problem of making Facebook go away

Despite plea from Pope Francis, Missouri executes intellectually disabled man
Death chamber
Death Penalty

Despite plea from Pope Francis, Missouri executes intellectually disabled man

New York couple weds at border crossing so Canadian family can be part of the big day
Karen Mahoney and Brian Ray's wedding.
making it work

New York couple weds at border crossing so Canadian family can be part of the big day

The week's best parenting advice: October 5, 2021
Vaping.
Parenting advice

The week's best parenting advice: October 5, 2021

A viral conversion story and the paradox of choosing to leave modernity
A cross and a Star of David.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

A viral conversion story and the paradox of choosing to leave modernity

A transformed workplace
Remote work.
Briefing

A transformed workplace

6 homes built in the 1980s
A home.
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6 homes built in the 1980s

The Week contest: Fish surgery
A fish doctor.
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The Week contest: Fish surgery

Maryland teen uses cookies to start a kindness movement
Elise Chang baking cookies in her kitchen.
baking it happen

Maryland teen uses cookies to start a kindness movement

The week's good news: September 30, 2021
Betty Soskin.
It wasn't all bad!

The week's good news: September 30, 2021

What Democrats really think about parents
Terry McAuliffe.
Samuel Goldman

What Democrats really think about parents

Determined to play football after losing his sight, this teen is now a starting quarterback
Jasen Bracy.
'it's all about having trust'

Determined to play football after losing his sight, this teen is now a starting quarterback

The week's best parenting advice: September 28, 2021
Instagram.
Parenting advice

The week's best parenting advice: September 28, 2021

Betty Soskin, the oldest active park ranger in the U.S., turns 100
Betty Soskin.
milestones

Betty Soskin, the oldest active park ranger in the U.S., turns 100

6 gorgeous homes in Washington state
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6 gorgeous homes in Washington state

The Week contest: Loo for moo
A cow.
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The Week contest: Loo for moo

Stuck in the pandemic
A COVID hole.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Stuck in the pandemic

The week's good news: September 23, 2021
Kev Crane.
It wasn't all bad!

The week's good news: September 23, 2021

The week's best parenting advice: September 21, 2021
A vaccinated child.
Parenting advice

The week's best parenting advice: September 21, 2021

Minnesota woman is head chef of cooking program she attended as a child
Bowls of colorful fruits and vegetables.
full circle

Minnesota woman is head chef of cooking program she attended as a child

6 Spanish Revival homes
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6 Spanish Revival homes