Sydney Christmas beach party sparks ‘backpacker’ deportation threat from Australian immigration minister

Melbourne, Australia (CNN) — Australia’s Minister of Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs has threatened to cancel the visas of any visitors caught breaking rules designed to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in the country, after hundreds of people attended a beach party in Sydney’s Bronte Beach on Christmas Day.Only 100 people were allowed to gather…

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How flying will change in 2021

(CNN) — It was a fitting place for an industry in need of a miracle.In October, Air Belgium moved two planes to Lourdes, the Catholic sanctuary in France, to park up for the winter. The planes — both Airbus A340-300s, of which the airline only has four in total — have been parked at Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrenees…

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Our favorite video games of 2020

(CNN) —   While many of us would rather forget 2020, we can’t ignore the truly stellar year of video games that brought joy in the face of — and sometimes because of — our unprecedented global situation. The arrival of the PS5 and Xbox Series X ushered in a fresh generation of games that…

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