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In Defense of Television, Soccer’s All-Purpose Villain

In Defense of Television, Soccer's All-Purpose Villain

In Defense of Television, Soccer’s All-Purpose Villain In Defense of Television, Soccer’s All-Purpose Villain We have been here before. Back in the spring, during the first wave of the pandemic, British lawmakers seized eagerly on the idea that the Premier League’s millionaire stars should all take a pay cut, as many of their clubs were requesting. Matt Hancock, the health …

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Nick Saban Was Famous for Defense. Alabama’s Offense Is the Star Now.

Nick Saban Was Famous for Defense. Alabama’s Offense Is the Star Now.

Nick Saban Was Famous for Defense. Alabama’s Offense Is the Star Now. Nick Saban Was Famous for Defense. Alabama’s Offense Is the Star Now. “We used to have plays that stretched the field, but I just think they stretch the field a lot more: a lot of spread formations, a lot more out of the gun, a lot of ‘three …

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Seahawks Defense Is an Asset Again in Division-Clinching Win

Seahawks Defense Is an Asset Again in Division-Clinching Win

Seahawks Defense Is an Asset Again in Division-Clinching Win Seahawks Defense Is an Asset Again in Division-Clinching Win The corner of the end zone beckoned for Rams running back Darrell Henderson, who took a third-quarter handoff, rounded the edge and sprinted toward the pylon. Scurrying away from Seattle’s line, Henderson evaded one defender — but not the man who raced …

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House approves defense bill with veto-proof margin Congress President White House administration Donald Trump

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House approves defense bill with veto-proof margin Congress President White House administration Donald Trump House approves defense bill with veto-proof margin Congress President White House administration Donald Trump The Democratic-controlled House on Tuesday easily approved a wide-ranging defense policy bill, defying a veto threat from President Donald Trump and setting up a possible showdown with the Republican president in the …

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AP sources: Biden picks Lloyd Austin as secretary of defense Pentagon James Mattis Congress Joe Biden Austin

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AP sources: Biden picks Lloyd Austin as secretary of defense Pentagon James Mattis Congress Joe Biden Austin AP sources: Biden picks Lloyd Austin as secretary of defense Pentagon James Mattis Congress Joe Biden Austin President-elect Joe Biden will nominate retired four-star Army general Lloyd J. Austin to be secretary of defense, according to four people familiar with the decision. If …

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The Swiss Cheese Model of Pandemic Defense

The Swiss Cheese Model of Pandemic Defense

The Swiss Cheese Model of Pandemic Defense The Swiss Cheese Model of Pandemic Defense Q. What have we learned since March? A. Distance is the most effective intervention; the virus doesn’t have legs, so if you are physically distant from people, you avoid direct contact and droplets. Then you have to consider inside spaces, which are especially in play during …

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Christopher Miller Named Acting Defense Secretary

Christopher Miller Named Acting Defense Secretary

Christopher Miller Named Acting Defense Secretary Christopher Miller Named Acting Defense Secretary WASHINGTON — A little-known counterterrorism official named Christopher C. Miller flew to the Middle East last month to pursue a diplomatic idea: asking Qatar to help devise plans to buy off or otherwise marginalize some senior leaders of the Shabab, Al Qaeda’s affiliate in Somalia, who are more …

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France’s Hardening Defense of Cartoons of Muhammad Could Lead to ‘a Trap’

France’s Hardening Defense of Cartoons of Muhammad Could Lead to ‘a Trap’

France’s Hardening Defense of Cartoons of Muhammad Could Lead to ‘a Trap’ France’s Hardening Defense of Cartoons of Muhammad Could Lead to ‘a Trap’ NICE, France — When the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo republished caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad in early September, it triggered a chain of events that included two stabbings, protests in Muslim nations, the boycott of French …

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Trump on defense, courting voters in two must-win states Joe Biden Donald Trump states presidency Michigan

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Trump on defense, courting voters in two must-win states Joe Biden Donald Trump states presidency Michigan Trump on defense, courting voters in two must-win states Joe Biden Donald Trump states presidency Michigan Backed into a corner and facing financial strains, President Donald Trump went after his opponent’s family and defended his own struggle to contain the pandemic as he fought …

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Who Was ‘El Padrino,’ Godfather to Drug Cartel? Mexico’s Defense Chief, U.S. Says

Who Was ‘El Padrino,’ Godfather to Drug Cartel? Mexico’s Defense Chief, U.S. Says

Who Was ‘El Padrino,’ Godfather to Drug Cartel? Mexico’s Defense Chief, U.S. Says Who Was ‘El Padrino,’ Godfather to Drug Cartel? Mexico’s Defense Chief, U.S. Says MEXICO CITY — American law enforcement agents were listening in as Mexican cartel members chattered on a wiretap, talking about a powerful, shadowy figure known as El Padrino, or The Godfather. Agents had been …

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