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After Going ‘Free of L.G.B.T.,’ a Polish Town Pays a Price

After Going ‘Free of L.G.B.T.,’ a Polish Town Pays a Price

After Going ‘Free of L.G.B.T.,’ a Polish Town Pays a Price After Going ‘Free of L.G.B.T.,’ a Polish Town Pays a Price KRASNIK, Poland — When local councilors adopted a resolution two years ago declaring their small town in southeastern Poland “free of L.G.B.T.,” the mayor didn’t see much harm in what appeared to be a symbolic and legally pointless …

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China’s Covid-19 Vaccination Drive Includes Free Ice Cream

China’s Covid-19 Vaccination Drive Includes Free Ice Cream

China’s Covid-19 Vaccination Drive Includes Free Ice Cream China’s Covid-19 Vaccination Drive Includes Free Ice Cream In Beijing, the vaccinated qualify for buy-one-get-one-free ice cream cones. In northern Gansu Province, a county government published a 20-stanza poem extolling the virtues of the jab. In the southern town of Wancheng, officials warned parents that if they refused to get vaccinated, their …

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Boris Johnson Announces Free Coronavirus Tests and Status Certificates for England

Boris Johnson Announces Free Coronavirus Tests and Status Certificates for England

Boris Johnson Announces Free Coronavirus Tests and Status Certificates for England Boris Johnson Announces Free Coronavirus Tests and Status Certificates for England LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson offered Britons their first detailed glimpse of what a post-pandemic society might look like on Monday, announcing free twice-weekly coronavirus tests in England and Covid status certificates that would allow people with …

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The Ever Given is partially afloat and almost free, raising hopes traffic can soon resume.

The Ever Given is partially afloat and almost free, raising hopes traffic can soon resume.

The Ever Given is partially afloat and almost free, raising hopes traffic can soon resume. The Ever Given is partially afloat and almost free, raising hopes traffic can soon resume. The mammoth cargo ship blocking one of the world’s most vital maritime arteries was wrenched from the shoreline and set partially afloat again early Monday, raising hopes that traffic could …

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Giant Ship Blocking Suez Canal Could Take ‘Days, Even Weeks’ to Free

Giant Ship Blocking Suez Canal Could Take ‘Days, Even Weeks’ to Free

Giant Ship Blocking Suez Canal Could Take ‘Days, Even Weeks’ to Free Giant Ship Blocking Suez Canal Could Take ‘Days, Even Weeks’ to Free CAIRO — As tugboats strained against the weight of the mammoth ship and dredgers worked to clear sand and mud, a salvage company working on the operation warned on Thursday that releasing the container vessel blocking …

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Free With Your Covid Shot: Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

Free With Your Covid Shot: Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

Free With Your Covid Shot: Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Free With Your Covid Shot: Krispy Kreme Doughnuts The benefits of getting vaccinated against Covid-19 — namely, protection against a dangerous virus — should be obvious by this stage in the pandemic. If that isn’t sufficient motivation, consider the swag. Businesses across the United States and beyond are offering free merchandise and …

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Patriots, 49ers Among N.F.L. Free Agency’s Biggest Spenders

Patriots, 49ers Among N.F.L. Free Agency’s Biggest Spenders

Patriots, 49ers Among N.F.L. Free Agency’s Biggest Spenders Patriots, 49ers Among N.F.L. Free Agency’s Biggest Spenders A good chunk of the $164.9 million the 49ers spent in free agency went to adding two of the best blockers in football to protect quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo against the N.F.C. West’s aggressive pass rushers, Rams Aaron Donald and Arizona Cardinals’ J.J. Watt. An …

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In N.F.L. Free Agency, Your Team Either Goes Broke or Stinks

In N.F.L. Free Agency, Your Team Either Goes Broke or Stinks

In N.F.L. Free Agency, Your Team Either Goes Broke or Stinks In N.F.L. Free Agency, Your Team Either Goes Broke or Stinks Godwin and Chicago Bears receiver Allen Robinson were among the best players available before each received the dreaded franchise tag, a speed bump on the free market that allows teams to retain the rights to some would-be free …

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Google and Facebook Killed Free

Google and Facebook Killed Free

Google and Facebook Killed Free Google and Facebook Killed Free This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. We’re constantly being nudged to pay to subscribe. There are all those paid streaming video and music services. News organizations, including The New York Times, want subscribers. Your favorite dating site, email …

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A Free Courthouse Wedding? Why Not?

A Free Courthouse Wedding? Why Not?

A Free Courthouse Wedding? Why Not? A Free Courthouse Wedding? Why Not? Andrew Campbell almost passed up the chance to be married for free on Feb. 12 in Atlanta. “I’m from the South, and my mom has always been all about decorum,” he said. He saw a flier advertising free weddings, posted at the Fulton County Courthouse where he and …

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