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'Never give up, never despair': Queen praises Britons on VE Day

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Queen Elizabeth honoured those who died in World War Two on Friday, the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, and used the occasion to say she was proud of how people had responded to the coronavirus pandemic. Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II delivers an address to the nation and the Commonwealth…

Sobey Art Award to give 25 artists $25,000 each

Drastic times need drastic measures — and so the Sobey Art Award is doing away with its winner-take-it-almost-all prize to instead give 25 finalists $ 25,000 each, due to the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. “These extraordinary, historic and challenging circumstances will have a profound impact on the livelihoods and practices of artists across Canada…