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A Canadian ‘Buy Local’ Effort Fights Amazon on Its Own Turf

A Canadian ‘Buy Local’ Effort Fights Amazon on Its Own Turf

A Canadian ‘Buy Local’ Effort Fights Amazon on Its Own Turf A Canadian ‘Buy Local’ Effort Fights Amazon on Its Own Turf “While I’m thrilled the movement is there, it’s competing against a pretty significant crosswind, and that is the business restrictions pushing newer customers into big-box and Amazon,” Mr. Kelly said. “I think coming out of this, the ‘buy …

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With Money, and Waste, China Fights for Chip Independence

With Money, and Waste, China Fights for Chip Independence

With Money, and Waste, China Fights for Chip Independence With Money, and Waste, China Fights for Chip Independence “There have been some stunning absurdities that defy logic and common sense,” China Economic Weekly said. Yet there has also been progress. Two companies, Yangtze Memory Technologies and ChangXin Memory Technologies, are gearing up to put China on the map in memory …

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What to Watch When Mike Tyson Fights Roy Jones Jr.

What to Watch When Mike Tyson Fights Roy Jones Jr.

What to Watch When Mike Tyson Fights Roy Jones Jr. What to Watch When Mike Tyson Fights Roy Jones Jr. Mike Tyson will box Roy Jones Jr. on Saturday night. (No, we haven’t entered some kind of time warp.) Why? Mostly because it’s 2020, nostalgia is in, Tyson had some cool sparring videos go viral and Jones was willing to …

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Business and World Leaders Move On as Trump Fights to Reverse Election

Business and World Leaders Move On as Trump Fights to Reverse Election

Business and World Leaders Move On as Trump Fights to Reverse Election Business and World Leaders Move On as Trump Fights to Reverse Election There are exceptions. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel exulted in Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s recent visit to a Jewish settlement on the West Bank — a powerful American endorsement of an Israeli occupation that …

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Fights in Front of Fans Test Boxing’s Business in the Pandemic Era

Fights in Front of Fans Test Boxing’s Business in the Pandemic Era

Fights in Front of Fans Test Boxing’s Business in the Pandemic Era Fights in Front of Fans Test Boxing’s Business in the Pandemic Era “My brother is the one holding the mitts, but it’s still my dad right there,” Santa Cruz said. “Family always wants the best for you.” Still, Davis is the fight’s A-side: a fast, elusive power puncher …

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US election: Florida GOP fights to animate Trump’s base as president recovers from coronavirus

Election 2020 Florida

US election: Florida GOP fights to animate Trump’s base as president recovers from coronavirus US election: Florida GOP fights to animate Trump’s base as president recovers from coronavirus Nearly 300 Republicans packed shoulder-to-shoulder maskless and sweating inside a Holiday Inn conference room this week in the heart of the Florida Panhandle to see their party’s biggest political stars not named …

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Sometimes Food Fights Back – The New York Times

Sometimes Food Fights Back - The New York Times

Sometimes Food Fights Back – The New York Times Sometimes Food Fights Back – The New York Times Peering through a microscope in 2016, Dania Albini gazed at an algae-eating water flea. Its gut appeared full and green with all the ingested teeny-tiny Chlorella vulgaris algae. But she also observed bright green blobs of this phytoplankton in an unexpected place: …

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As N.F.L. Fights Racism and Sexism, Team Owners Undercut the Message

As N.F.L. Fights Racism and Sexism, Team Owners Undercut the Message

As N.F.L. Fights Racism and Sexism, Team Owners Undercut the Message As N.F.L. Fights Racism and Sexism, Team Owners Undercut the Message Yet the league has policed its owners inconsistently, in part because the circumstances around allegations that have surfaced have widely varied. The episodes surrounding Johnson and others raise fresh questions about how much the N.F.L. can change its …

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Long Waits for U.K. Hospital Treatment as N.H.S. Fights Coronavirus

Long Waits for U.K. Hospital Treatment as N.H.S. Fights Coronavirus

Long Waits for U.K. Hospital Treatment as N.H.S. Fights Coronavirus Long Waits for U.K. Hospital Treatment as N.H.S. Fights Coronavirus LONDON — After nine months of waiting for surgery, Ruth Fawcett’s knee muscles wasted away, causing her joint to come loose in its socket and leaving her unable to walk without assistance. “They’ve just stopped doing surgery for cases that …

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro Hails Hydroxychloroquine Even as He Fights Coronavirus

Brazil's Bolsonaro Hails Hydroxychloroquine Even as He Fights Coronavirus

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Hails Hydroxychloroquine Even as He Fights Coronavirus Brazil’s Bolsonaro Hails Hydroxychloroquine Even as He Fights Coronavirus RIO DE JANEIRO — President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil has been presenting an image of resilience and vigor as he fights the coronavirus, flashing smiles and thumbs-up, posting on social media — and enthusiastically promoting the drug hydroxychloroquine. His attitude during convalescence …

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