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How California Became Ground Zero for Climate Disasters

How California Became Ground Zero for Climate Disasters

How California Became Ground Zero for Climate Disasters How California Became Ground Zero for Climate Disasters California is one of America’s marvels. By moving vast quantities of water and suppressing wildfires for decades, the state has transformed its arid and mountainous landscape into the richest, most populous and bounteous place in the nation. But now, those same feats have given …

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U.S.-Russia Military Tensions Intensify in the Air and on the Ground Worldwide

U.S.-Russia Military Tensions Intensify in the Air and on the Ground Worldwide

U.S.-Russia Military Tensions Intensify in the Air and on the Ground Worldwide U.S.-Russia Military Tensions Intensify in the Air and on the Ground Worldwide WASHINGTON — Russian fighter jets repeatedly veered 100 feet in front of a U.S. Air Force B-52 bomber over the Black Sea. Six Russian warplanes flew close enough to Alaska that Air Force F-22s scrambled to …

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Oil and Gas Groups See ‘Some Common Ground’ in Biden Energy Plan

Oil and Gas Groups See ‘Some Common Ground’ in Biden Energy Plan

Oil and Gas Groups See ‘Some Common Ground’ in Biden Energy Plan Oil and Gas Groups See ‘Some Common Ground’ in Biden Energy Plan HOUSTON — Joseph R. Biden Jr. won over environmentalists and liberals when he announced a $2 trillion plan to promote electric vehicles, energy efficiency and other policies intended to address climate change. But the plan released …

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How I Found Common Ground With My Immigrant Dad on a Clay Court

How I Found Common Ground With My Immigrant Dad on a Clay Court

How I Found Common Ground With My Immigrant Dad on a Clay Court How I Found Common Ground With My Immigrant Dad on a Clay Court Most of my childhood friends from our predominantly white New Jersey suburb have a story about how their love of sports began — usually involving their fathers. Shaun’s played catch with him for hours …

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In ‘Three Poems,’ Hannah Sullivan Writes Beautifully and Covers a Lot of Ground

Hannah Sullivan, the author of “Three Poems.”

There’s a bit of both Frederick Seidel and T.S. Eliot in the press of her sentences, the crisp progress of her rhyming couplets. They capture the city in what seems to be the early aughts: Once a year you go in a cab to the Bohemian Beer GardenAnd eat pink, flayed kielbasa, penile and artery-hardening, While elderly men dance to …

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In the Battle Against the Machines, She’s Holding Her Ground

In the Battle Against the Machines, She’s Holding Her Ground

Ellie Leonard’s transcription business has thrived, despite the arrival of automated services and advancing A.I. technology. Source link

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Coronavirus: Trump sends in military amid fears of ‘losing ground’ to drug cartels during pandemic

Coronavirus: Trump sends in military amid fears of 'losing ground' to drug cartels during pandemic

Donald Trump and his top military commanders announced a new operation to combat “Mexican drug cartels” and other Central and South American narcotics organisations – saying he fears “losing ground” to such groups. “We will defend our country regardless of the cost,” Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley said during a White House briefing. “You will not get past jump street. …

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