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A Decade On, Silence Fills Egypt’s Field of Broken Dreams

A Decade On, Silence Fills Egypt’s Field of Broken Dreams

A Decade On, Silence Fills Egypt’s Field of Broken Dreams A Decade On, Silence Fills Egypt’s Field of Broken Dreams CAIRO — The last guest had checked out, leaving Ahmed Taha sitting on an unmade bed in a deserted room amid rumpled sheets and half-drunk coffee cups, contemplating his future. The pandemic was the final blow to his hostel in …

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Alabama in Top Spot as College Football Playoff Field Is Set

Alabama in Top Spot as College Football Playoff Field Is Set

Alabama in Top Spot as College Football Playoff Field Is Set Alabama in Top Spot as College Football Playoff Field Is Set Alabama effectively locked in its position at the head of the playoff field when the Crimson Tide won their 11th game — and the Southeastern Conference title — by outlasting Florida on Saturday. And although Coach Nick Saban, …

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Athletes Leaving the Field Are Joining LinkedIn

Athletes Leaving the Field Are Joining LinkedIn

Athletes Leaving the Field Are Joining LinkedIn Athletes Leaving the Field Are Joining LinkedIn In college, Josh Martin struggled to answer a question that stumps plenty of students: What’s next? Martin played football for Columbia University from 2009 to 2012 but wasn’t expecting his career to consist of tackles and sacks. He majored in anthropology and considered law school, but …

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‘Field of Broken Dreams’: London’s Growing Taxi Graveyards

‘Field of Broken Dreams’: London’s Growing Taxi Graveyards

‘Field of Broken Dreams’: London’s Growing Taxi Graveyards ‘Field of Broken Dreams’: London’s Growing Taxi Graveyards EPPING, England — Drive through a leaf-strewn forest and past a charming street market in this town about 20 miles northeast of London, and a jarring sight appears: black London taxis, parked bumper-to-bumper by the hundreds in a muddy field, surrounded by beehives and …

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Black Goalkeepers and Europe’s Uneven Playing Field

Black Goalkeepers and Europe's Uneven Playing Field

Black Goalkeepers and Europe’s Uneven Playing Field Black Goalkeepers and Europe’s Uneven Playing Field On the surface, Chelsea’s victory against Rennes in the Champions League a few weeks ago was just another of those disposable, check-box exercises that litter the group stages of the competition. Chelsea, the heavy favorite — the team with superior financial firepower, a deeper squad and …

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The N.F.L. Has Prevented Coronavirus on the Field. Off It Is Another Matter.

The N.F.L. Has Prevented Coronavirus on the Field. Off It Is Another Matter.

The N.F.L. Has Prevented Coronavirus on the Field. Off It Is Another Matter. The N.F.L. Has Prevented Coronavirus on the Field. Off It Is Another Matter. But in recent weeks, the number of positive cases on teams from Green Bay to Miami to Pittsburgh has jumped, forcing players, including star quarterbacks like Ben Roethlisberger and Matthew Stafford, to stay away …

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The Field Is Looking Very English

The Field Is Looking Very English

The Field Is Looking Very English The Field Is Looking Very English The English golfer Danny Willett had a two-shot lead over Jon Rahm, the young Spanish sensation, as they approached the 18th tee in the final round of last year’s BMW P.G.A. Championship. In the distance, Willett could see the massive grandstand ringing the green about 500 yards away. …

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In Electric Car Market, It’s Tesla and a Jumbled Field of Also-Rans

In Electric Car Market, It’s Tesla and a Jumbled Field of Also-Rans

In Electric Car Market, It’s Tesla and a Jumbled Field of Also-Rans In Electric Car Market, It’s Tesla and a Jumbled Field of Also-Rans Although it has become the world’s most valuable automaker, Tesla still has to figure out how to become consistently profitable, reduce quality problems in its luxury cars and more quickly turn alluring prototypes into mass-produced vehicles. …

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N.W.S.L. Players Kneel for Anthem as League Returns to Field

N.W.S.L. Players Kneel for Anthem as League Returns to Field

N.W.S.L. Players Kneel for Anthem as League Returns to Field N.W.S.L. Players Kneel for Anthem as League Returns to Field It almost didn’t feel like a choice to Kaiya McCullough. She was 19, a U.C.L.A. sophomore with hopes of becoming a professional women’s soccer player, when she first decided to take a knee during the national anthem. “I remember being …

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Golf’s Return Draws a Star-Studded Field and a Prickly Entrance Test

Golf’s Return Draws a Star-Studded Field and a Prickly Entrance Test

Golf’s Return Draws a Star-Studded Field and a Prickly Entrance Test Golf’s Return Draws a Star-Studded Field and a Prickly Entrance Test The PGA Tour returns from a 90-day layoff on Thursday with a tournament in Fort Worth that will be contested without spectators and with one new golfing ritual: Players are directed to sanitize their hands after every hole …

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