Latest from Sarah Parnass

New Year's celebrations around the world

The world welcomed 2021 with some cheers, a few bright lights and fireworks, but also empty streets.
  • Dec 31, 2020

Packed streets, train stations in London after news of stricter Christmas lockdown

After British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced new pandemic restrictions on Dec. 19, Londoners raced to shops and trains before the rules took effect.
  • Dec 20, 2020

Floridians line up before dawn for food boxes, but government aid has dried up

Weeks before the holidays, federal funding for a food drive for laid-off hotel and restaurant workers in Kissimmee, Fla., has dried up.
  • Dec 7, 2020

Snowy weather whips New England

A powerful nor’easter brought Massachusetts, Maine and other New England states wind and snow during the first weekend in December.
  • Dec 6, 2020

Trump’s ‘process’ of dealing with loss to Biden comes under scrutiny

Democrats on Nov. 8 criticized President Trump for not conceding to President-elect Joe Biden, while some Republicans defended challenges in the courts.
  • Nov 8, 2020

Sights and sounds of Biden’s victory: ‘This is beautiful’

Impromptu parades, chants and dance parties: See how celebrations unfolded in six cities.
  • Nov 7, 2020

Democrats experience tears, joy as Biden and Harris are declared winners

Commentators were overcome with emotion on Nov. 7, as news broke that Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala D. Harris (D-Calif.) had won the 2020 election.
  • Nov 7, 2020

Trump, Biden campaigns make final pitch to voters days before election

President Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden made their final pitches to voters the weekend before Election Day.
  • Nov 1, 2020

Biden, Democrats slam Trump after he says he'll skip virtual debate

Republicans said President Trump was "right" to skip the upcoming presidential debate, which is set to be virtual, but Democrats claimed it shows inconsistency.
  • Oct 8, 2020

What Trump’s doctor said at Walter Reed, in less than 3 minutes

At Walter Reed hospital, White House doctor Sean Conley spoke about President Trump the day after he announced he had tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
  • Oct 3, 2020