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With Positive Tests, the Rules Change for Some Players in Australia

With Positive Tests, the Rules Change for Some Players in Australia

With Positive Tests, the Rules Change for Some Players in Australia With Positive Tests, the Rules Change for Some Players in Australia MELBOURNE, Australia — Organizers of the Australian Open faced a rebellion from players after passengers on two charter flights bringing them to Melbourne tested positive for the coronavirus, prompting orders for everyone aboard to go into quarantine for …

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The Estate Tax May Change Under Biden, Affecting Far More People

The Estate Tax May Change Under Biden, Affecting Far More People

The Estate Tax May Change Under Biden, Affecting Far More People The Estate Tax May Change Under Biden, Affecting Far More People Tax policy used to be fairly boring and predictable. But in the past decade, it has become dynamic in a way that tax advisers don’t like: It changes with the political party in power. That means it’s increasingly …

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Survey Finds Majority of Voters Support Initiatives to Fight Climate Change

Survey Finds Majority of Voters Support Initiatives to Fight Climate Change

Survey Finds Majority of Voters Support Initiatives to Fight Climate Change Survey Finds Majority of Voters Support Initiatives to Fight Climate Change A majority of registered voters of both parties in the United States support initiatives to fight climate change, including many that are outlined in the climate plans announced by President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr, according to a new …

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U.S. Disaster Costs Doubled in 2020, Reflecting Costs of Climate Change

U.S. Disaster Costs Doubled in 2020, Reflecting Costs of Climate Change

U.S. Disaster Costs Doubled in 2020, Reflecting Costs of Climate Change U.S. Disaster Costs Doubled in 2020, Reflecting Costs of Climate Change WASHINGTON — Hurricanes, wildfires and other disasters across the United States caused $95 billion in damage last year, according to new data, almost double the amount in 2019 and the third-highest losses since 2010. The new figures, reported …

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The Chicks: ‘If George Floyd’s murder hadn’t happened, we might’ve waited a couple of years to change our name’ | The Independent

The Chicks, from left to right: Martie Maguire, Emily Strayer, Natalie Maines

The Chicks: ‘If George Floyd’s murder hadn’t happened, we might’ve waited a couple of years to change our name’ | The Independent The Chicks: ‘If George Floyd’s murder hadn’t happened, we might’ve waited a couple of years to change our name’ | The Independent The record company had already pressed 400,000 copies of the Dixie Chicks’ new single when the …

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Brexit, Lockdown and a Vaccine: U.K. Has a Head-Spinning Day of Change

Brexit, Lockdown and a Vaccine: U.K. Has a Head-Spinning Day of Change

Brexit, Lockdown and a Vaccine: U.K. Has a Head-Spinning Day of Change Brexit, Lockdown and a Vaccine: U.K. Has a Head-Spinning Day of Change LONDON — Just before 3 p.m. on Wednesday, British lawmakers voted to ratify the Brexit trade agreement with the European Union, drawing a symbolic end to a debate that has sundered the country for more than …

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Deep Adaptation and the Science of Climate Change

Deep Adaptation and the Science of Climate Change

Deep Adaptation and the Science of Climate Change Deep Adaptation and the Science of Climate Change Two years ago, an influential paper suggested that we were too late to save the world. This paper helped rewrite the direction of British universities, played a major role in reshaping the missions of climate organizations and religious institutions, had a significant impact on …

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George Floyd’s killing sparked mass protests – but did it change anything?

George Floyd’s killing help force national conversation

George Floyd’s killing sparked mass protests – but did it change anything? George Floyd’s killing sparked mass protests – but did it change anything? Y ou did not need to watch all of the more than eight minutes of footage, to realise this was extraordinary by any standard. For what felt like an age, Derek Chauvin, a 44-year-old white officer with the …

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Climate Change Legislation Included in Coronavirus Stimulus Deal

Climate Change Legislation Included in Coronavirus Relief Deal

Climate Change Legislation Included in Coronavirus Stimulus Deal Climate Change Legislation Included in Coronavirus Stimulus Deal WASHINGTON — In the waning days of the 116th Congress, lawmakers have authorized $35 billion in spending on wind, solar and other clean power sources while curtailing the use of a potent planet-warming chemical used in air-conditioners and refrigerators. Both measures, backed by some …

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Climate Change Legislation Included in Coronavirus Relief Deal

Climate Change Legislation Included in Coronavirus Relief Deal

Climate Change Legislation Included in Coronavirus Relief Deal Climate Change Legislation Included in Coronavirus Relief Deal The push by industry to enact the bill brought along support from Republicans, despite Mr. Trump’s opposition to climate policy. At least 16 Republicans have signed on as sponsors to the legislation, which was jointly written by Senator Thomas Carper of Delaware, the ranking …

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