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Today is the day our finances hit rock bottom

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Today is the day our finances hit rock bottom Today is the day our finances hit rock bottom It hasn’t been the best of weeks so far.   Blue Monday – once little more than a marketing gimmick – has come and gone. But today is when the real low point arrives, at least where our financial affairs are concerned. …

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The Bay recap: Everything that happened in series one of ITV’s hit crime drama

The Bay recap: Everything that happened in series one of ITV’s hit crime drama

The Bay recap: Everything that happened in series one of ITV’s hit crime drama The Bay recap: Everything that happened in series one of ITV’s hit crime drama It’s been nearly two years since The Bay last graced TV screens, but ITV’s tense Morecombe-set crime drama is finally back. Earning comparisons to Broadchurch  for its icy depiction of a missing …

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V.R. Is Not a Hit. That’s OK.

V.R. Is Not a Hit. That’s OK.

V.R. Is Not a Hit. That’s OK. V.R. Is Not a Hit. That’s OK. This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. You might never watch a movie in virtual reality with friends, despite what Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg suggested five years ago. You might never buy stuff with the computer-based …

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Tesla Says It Hit Goal of Delivering 500,000 Cars in 2020

Tesla Says It Hit Goal of Delivering 500,000 Cars in 2020

Tesla Says It Hit Goal of Delivering 500,000 Cars in 2020 Tesla Says It Hit Goal of Delivering 500,000 Cars in 2020 The electric carmaker Tesla reported on Saturday that it had produced more than half a million cars in 2020, a milestone that seemed unreachable just three years ago. In a news release posted on its website, the company …

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Hit Hard by the Pandemic, Mexico’s Drug Cartels Tweaked Their Playbook

Hit Hard by the Pandemic, Mexico’s Drug Cartels Tweaked Their Playbook

Hit Hard by the Pandemic, Mexico’s Drug Cartels Tweaked Their Playbook Hit Hard by the Pandemic, Mexico’s Drug Cartels Tweaked Their Playbook CULIACÁN, Mexico — Like a lot of businesses, the Sinaloa Cartel was knocked back on its heels as the coronavirus swept the globe and travel ground to a near halt. Government measures to contain the virus had fouled …

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Scenes From Gallup, N.M., Where the Coronavirus Has Hit Hard

Scenes From Gallup, N.M., Where the Coronavirus Has Hit Hard Scenes From Gallup, N.M., Where the Coronavirus Has Hit Hard Photographs and Text by Adam Ferguson Dec. 27, 2020 Hospitals in Gallup are nearly full. Most stores are empty. The unemployment rate in the county where the city sits is one and a half times the national average. Earlier this …

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China-E.U. Talks Hit Another Snag as Biden Camp Objects

China-E.U. Talks Hit Another Snag as Biden Camp Objects

China-E.U. Talks Hit Another Snag as Biden Camp Objects China-E.U. Talks Hit Another Snag as Biden Camp Objects China and the European Commission appeared close this week to announcing a landmark agreement that would make it easier for their companies to invest in each other’s economies. Then it hit another snag: A tweet by a top aide to Joseph R. …

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China Long Avoided Talking About Mental Health. Then Covid Hit.

China Long Avoided Talking About Mental Health. Then Covid Hit.

China Long Avoided Talking About Mental Health. Then Covid Hit. China Long Avoided Talking About Mental Health. Then Covid Hit. China’s fight against the coronavirus was mostly over, but Zhang Xiaochun, a doctor in Wuhan, was sinking into depression, convinced she had failed as a daughter and mother. She agonized over her decision to keep working even after her father …

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Report Points to Microwave ‘Attack’ as Likely Source of Mystery Illnesses That Hit Diplomats and Spies

Report Points to Microwave ‘Attack’ as Likely Source of Mystery Illnesses That Hit Diplomats and Spies

Report Points to Microwave ‘Attack’ as Likely Source of Mystery Illnesses That Hit Diplomats and Spies Report Points to Microwave ‘Attack’ as Likely Source of Mystery Illnesses That Hit Diplomats and Spies WASHINGTON — The most probable cause of a series of mysterious afflictions that sickened American spies and diplomats abroad in the past several years was radiofrequency energy, a …

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Virus Disruptions Hit 49ers and Broncos, as N.F.L. Crisis Grows

Virus Disruptions Hit 49ers and Broncos, as N.F.L. Crisis Grows

Virus Disruptions Hit 49ers and Broncos, as N.F.L. Crisis Grows Virus Disruptions Hit 49ers and Broncos, as N.F.L. Crisis Grows After bobbing and weaving around the coronavirus pandemic for much of the fall, the N.F.L. nears the end of the third quarter of its regular season facing crises on teams from coast to coast. On Saturday, health officials in Santa …

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