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Putin Said to Have Two Identical Offices: One in Moscow, the Other at the Beach

Putin Said to Have Two Identical Offices: One in Moscow, the Other at the Beach

Putin Said to Have Two Identical Offices: One in Moscow, the Other at the Beach Putin Said to Have Two Identical Offices: One in Moscow, the Other at the Beach Mr. Peskov, the Kremlin spokesman, said the presidential work spaces outside Moscow and in Sochi are not identical. “This is not true,” he told journalists on a conference call on …

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Art Basel Miami Beach Was Canceled, but the Show Goes On

Art Basel Miami Beach Was Canceled, but the Show Goes On

Art Basel Miami Beach Was Canceled, but the Show Goes On Art Basel Miami Beach Was Canceled, but the Show Goes On Call it the zombie version of Art Basel Miami Beach. The annual fair, originally scheduled to unfold next week with the contemporary art world converging in South Florida, was canceled in September by its Swiss-based organizers — a …

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When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones

When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones

When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones Once rare off Southern California beaches, great white sharks are beginning to show up more often. The newcomers are mostly juvenile sharks, which prefer the warm waters closer to shore. That means many beachgoers who are now spotting …

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Is Opening a Hotel in Rockaway Beach Right Now a Good Idea?

Is Opening a Hotel in Rockaway Beach Right Now a Good Idea?

Is Opening a Hotel in Rockaway Beach Right Now a Good Idea? Is Opening a Hotel in Rockaway Beach Right Now a Good Idea? On a recent Thursday morning, the staff at the Rockaway Hotel was busy installing sanitation stations, arranging lounge chairs six feet apart and practicing contactless check-ins. Scheduled to open Labor Day weekend, the upscale property sits …

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Israel Quietly Opens Its Borders, and Palestinians Have a Beach Day

Israel Quietly Opens Its Borders, and Palestinians Have a Beach Day

Israel Quietly Opens Its Borders, and Palestinians Have a Beach Day Israel Quietly Opens Its Borders, and Palestinians Have a Beach Day NETANYA, Israel — The 16-year-old high school student couldn’t stop smiling. For the first time in her life, Shaima Jamous felt the water of the Mediterranean lap over her feet and the sand wash out from under them. …

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Epstein Mansions in New York and Palm Beach for Sale for $110 Million

Epstein Mansions in New York and Palm Beach for Sale for $110 Million

Epstein Mansions in New York and Palm Beach for Sale for $110 Million Epstein Mansions in New York and Palm Beach for Sale for $110 Million In the 1990s, Mr. Epstein acquired the Manhattan mansion from Mr. Wexner and bought properties around the world, including his own island in the United States Virgin Islands and an apartment in Paris. Before …

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Showdown on Beach in Bulgaria Balloons Into Political Crisis

Showdown on Beach in Bulgaria Balloons Into Political Crisis

Showdown on Beach in Bulgaria Balloons Into Political Crisis Showdown on Beach in Bulgaria Balloons Into Political Crisis SOFIA, Bulgaria — Leaked photographs of the prime minister. A police raid on the president’s office. A business tycoon’s takeover of a public beach. A looming no-confidence vote in the government. And the largest street protests in seven years. Bulgaria is gripped …

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China’s Swimwear Capital Can’t Wait for You to Go Back to the Beach

China’s Swimwear Capital Can’t Wait for You to Go Back to the Beach

China’s Swimwear Capital Can’t Wait for You to Go Back to the Beach China’s Swimwear Capital Can’t Wait for You to Go Back to the Beach There may be no place on earth that had been looking forward to summer more than Xingcheng, a laid-back seaside town dotted with the occasional high rise. Hot sun, cold drinks. Long, languorous days …

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The Young Cut Loose in Myrtle Beach. The Virus Followed Them Home.

The Young Cut Loose in Myrtle Beach. The Virus Followed Them Home.

The Young Cut Loose in Myrtle Beach. The Virus Followed Them Home. The Young Cut Loose in Myrtle Beach. The Virus Followed Them Home. MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — The colorful boardwalk is crowded again, the Ferris wheel spins near one of the piers, tourists are browsing in the souvenir shops, and throngs of young people are cutting loose as they …

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Lockdown protesters flock to California beach in their thousands

Lockdown protesters flock to California beach in their thousands

Lockdown protesters flock to California beach in their thousands Lockdown protesters flock to California beach in their thousands Large crowds of protesters gathered in Huntington Beach in Southern California to protest Governor Gavin Newsom’s stay-at-home order and the closure of the beaches to stem the spread of the coronavirus. Governor Newsom ordered state and local beaches closed in Orange County …

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