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In Hong Kong, Jimmy Lai’s Next Digital Says It Has Been Forced to Close

In Hong Kong, Jimmy Lai's Next Digital Says It Has Been Forced to Close

In Hong Kong, Jimmy Lai’s Next Digital Says It Has Been Forced to Close In Hong Kong, Jimmy Lai’s Next Digital Says It Has Been Forced to Close HONG KONG — Next Digital, a Hong Kong media company that has published vehement criticism of the Chinese government for decades, said on Sunday that it would take steps to shut down …

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Firm behind Wall Street’s ‘Fearless Girl’ statue to close New York offices

Firm behind Wall Street’s ‘Fearless Girl’ statue to close New York offices Firm behind Wall Street’s ‘Fearless Girl’ statue to close New York offices State Street Global Advisors, the financial firm behind the “Fearless Girl” statue on Wall Street, has decided not to return to its New York offices. New York staff of the Boston-headquartered company were told that they …

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Afghanistan’s President Clings to Power as Taliban Close In

Afghanistan's President Clings to Power as Taliban Close In

Afghanistan’s President Clings to Power as Taliban Close In Afghanistan’s President Clings to Power as Taliban Close In Several of his close political associates have surrendered to the Taliban without a fight, or fled into exile. His army has all but collapsed and the warlords he was counting on have proved ineffectual, or are bargaining for their lives. Afghanistan’s president, …

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NASA Says an Asteroid Will Have a Close Brush With Earth. But Not Until the 2100s.

NASA Says an Asteroid Will Have a Close Brush With Earth. But Not Until the 2100s.

NASA Says an Asteroid Will Have a Close Brush With Earth. But Not Until the 2100s. NASA Says an Asteroid Will Have a Close Brush With Earth. But Not Until the 2100s. An asteroid the size of the Empire State Building has a slight chance of hitting Earth. Don’t worry. You’ll long be dead before that has any chance of …

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‘The Hot Doctor’ Finds a Life Partner Close to Home

‘The Hot Doctor’ Finds a Life Partner Close to Home

‘The Hot Doctor’ Finds a Life Partner Close to Home ‘The Hot Doctor’ Finds a Life Partner Close to Home It took him nine months. But on a rainy morning in March 2016, in the Rittenhouse neighborhood of Philadelphia, the man known as “the hot doctor” by all the girls on the block finally asked out the girl he apparently …

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Latin America Unrest Forces Biden to Confront Challenges to Democracy Close to Home

Latin America Unrest Forces Biden to Confront Challenges to Democracy Close to Home

Latin America Unrest Forces Biden to Confront Challenges to Democracy Close to Home Latin America Unrest Forces Biden to Confront Challenges to Democracy Close to Home Venezuela, once one of South America’s most prosperous countries, is now one of its poorest, gutted by corruption and sanctions that caused its lucrative oil industry to decay. Mr. Maduro remains in power, with …

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British Warship Deliberately Sailed Close to Crimea, U.K. Officials Say

British Warship Deliberately Sailed Close to Crimea, U.K. Officials Say

British Warship Deliberately Sailed Close to Crimea, U.K. Officials Say British Warship Deliberately Sailed Close to Crimea, U.K. Officials Say KYIV, Ukraine — When the British destroyer H.M.S. Defender sailed near the coast of Crimea on Wednesday, it was supposed to be quietly demonstrating that the waters legally belonged to Ukraine despite Russia’s annexation of the Black Sea peninsula seven …

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Biden and Senators Close In on Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal

Biden and Senators Close In on Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal

Biden and Senators Close In on Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal Biden and Senators Close In on Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal But it would leave large swaths of the president’s economic proposals — including much of his spending to combat climate change, along with investments in child care, education and other types of what administration officials call “human infrastructure” — for a potential …

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Apple Daily, Pro-Democracy Newspaper in Hong Kong, Says It Will Close

Apple Daily, Pro-Democracy Newspaper in Hong Kong, Says It Will Close

Apple Daily, Pro-Democracy Newspaper in Hong Kong, Says It Will Close Apple Daily, Pro-Democracy Newspaper in Hong Kong, Says It Will Close HONG KONG — Apple Daily, a popular newspaper in Hong Kong, has long needled Beijing with its rambunctious support of pro-democracy protesters, aggressive investigations of the city’s officials and lampooning of China’s Communist Party leadership. Now China has …

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‘BTS Meal’ Frenzy Forces Some McDonald’s Outlets in Indonesia to Close

'BTS Meal' Frenzy Forces Some McDonald's Outlets in Indonesia to Close

‘BTS Meal’ Frenzy Forces Some McDonald’s Outlets in Indonesia to Close ‘BTS Meal’ Frenzy Forces Some McDonald’s Outlets in Indonesia to Close Several McDonald’s outlets in Indonesia were forced to close this week after a special “BTS Meal,” named for the wildly popular Korean boy band, drew crowds of delivery drivers that violated safe distancing measures, the police said. On …

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