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Go Ahead. Fantasize. – The New York Times

Go Ahead. Fantasize. - The New York Times

Go Ahead. Fantasize. – The New York Times Go Ahead. Fantasize. – The New York Times Imani Baucom, 29, a teacher in Washington, D.C., has been fantasizing about taking a trip to the Dominican Republic to see a class of fifth graders she taught some seven years ago. They’ll be graduating from high school this spring. Jordan Firstman, a television …

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Uganda Blocks Facebook Ahead of Contentious Election

Uganda Blocks Facebook Ahead of Contentious Election

Uganda Blocks Facebook Ahead of Contentious Election Uganda Blocks Facebook Ahead of Contentious Election NAIROBI, Kenya — Uganda’s president has blocked Facebook from operating in his country, just days after the social media company removed fake accounts linked to his government ahead of a hotly contested general election set to take place on Thursday. In a televised address late on …

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Side Hustles and Handouts: A Tough Year Ahead for U.K. Theater Workers

Side Hustles and Handouts: A Tough Year Ahead for U.K. Theater Workers

Side Hustles and Handouts: A Tough Year Ahead for U.K. Theater Workers Side Hustles and Handouts: A Tough Year Ahead for U.K. Theater Workers Freelancers — both actors and backstage crew members like Boucher — are the lifeblood of Britain’s theaters, making up an estimated 70 percent of the country’s 290,000 workers in the performing arts, according to U.K. Theater, …

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Virus Cases at Ohio State Loom Ahead of National Championship Game

Virus Cases at Ohio State Loom Ahead of National Championship Game

Virus Cases at Ohio State Loom Ahead of National Championship Game Virus Cases at Ohio State Loom Ahead of National Championship Game A college football season perpetually knocked sideways by the coronavirus pandemic is now preparing for a potential final blow as leaders consider whether they might need to postpone Monday’s national championship game because of virus cases at Ohio …

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New York Stock Exchange Pressured to Push Ahead and Delist 3 Chinese Firms

New York Stock Exchange Pressured to Push Ahead and Delist 3 Chinese Firms

New York Stock Exchange Pressured to Push Ahead and Delist 3 Chinese Firms New York Stock Exchange Pressured to Push Ahead and Delist 3 Chinese Firms The Trump administration and members of Congress pressured the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday to remove China’s three major state-run telecommunications companies from the exchange. The stock exchange late Monday had reversed its …

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Death Transformed a Year, and What May Lie Ahead

Death Transformed a Year, and What May Lie Ahead

Death Transformed a Year, and What May Lie Ahead Death Transformed a Year, and What May Lie Ahead But he was a sports figure first and foremost, and dying so soon in 2020, he became the first in a parade of sports idols who passed from the scene this year. Within a span of six weeks Major League Baseball lost …

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The Climate Desk Looks Ahead to 2021

The Climate Desk Looks Ahead to 2021

The Climate Desk Looks Ahead to 2021 The Climate Desk Looks Ahead to 2021 Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how our journalism comes together. Just how tumultuous was 2020 on the climate front? It was a year in which wetlands burned. And beyond the fires that razed South America, Australia …

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1 of every 17 people in the U.S. has been infected, and 1 in 1,000 has died. Yet the worst may lie ahead.

1 of every 17 people in the U.S. has been infected, and 1 in 1,000 has died. Yet the worst may lie ahead.

1 of every 17 people in the U.S. has been infected, and 1 in 1,000 has died. Yet the worst may lie ahead. 1 of every 17 people in the U.S. has been infected, and 1 in 1,000 has died. Yet the worst may lie ahead. About 3.8 million people passed through Transportation Safety Administration travel checkpoints between Dec. 23 …

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Germany Locks Down Ahead of Christmas as Coronavirus Deaths Rise

Germany Locks Down Ahead of Christmas as Coronavirus Deaths Rise

Germany Locks Down Ahead of Christmas as Coronavirus Deaths Rise Germany Locks Down Ahead of Christmas as Coronavirus Deaths Rise BERLIN — Germans will be forced into a strict lockdown over Christmas, after weeks of milder restrictions on public life failed to slow the spread of the coronavirus, leading to record numbers of new infections and deaths, Chancellor Angela Merkel …

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Senate approves defence bill after Rand Paul steps aside – but Donald Trump’s veto means more drama ahead

Trump says race is ‘far from over yet’ after Thanksgiving Day address to US military

Senate approves defence bill after Rand Paul steps aside – but Donald Trump’s veto means more drama ahead Senate approves defence bill after Rand Paul steps aside – but Donald Trump’s veto means more drama ahead After tiptoeing to the edge a legislative abyss and possible government shutdown, the Senate approved a massive Pentagon policy that Donald Trump has threated …

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