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Shohei Ohtani Throws 101.1 M.P.H. Fastball, Hits 451-foot Homer

Shohei Ohtani Throws 101.1 M.P.H. Fastball, Hits 451-foot Homer

Shohei Ohtani Throws 101.1 M.P.H. Fastball, Hits 451-foot Homer Shohei Ohtani Throws 101.1 M.P.H. Fastball, Hits 451-foot Homer Shohei Ohtani had tantalized as a pitcher and as a hitter in the past, but he had never done both in the same game until Sunday night. Finally putting his full arsenal on display in prime time, Ohtani, the Los Angeles Angels’ …

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Anti-Asian Attack in New York Hits a Nerve in the Philippines

Anti-Asian Attack in New York Hits a Nerve in the Philippines

Anti-Asian Attack in New York Hits a Nerve in the Philippines Anti-Asian Attack in New York Hits a Nerve in the Philippines MANILA — When a Filipino immigrant was brutally attacked this week on a New York City sidewalk, the Philippine foreign secretary went on Twitter and advised his compatriots in the United States to fight back. “The answer to …

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As Pandemic Hits Colleges, Some Students Struggle for Food and Housing

As Pandemic Hits Colleges, Some Students Struggle for Food and Housing

As Pandemic Hits Colleges, Some Students Struggle for Food and Housing As Pandemic Hits Colleges, Some Students Struggle for Food and Housing Colleges around the country have been struggling under the shadow of the coronavirus, facing declining enrollment and major budget cuts. And students have mourned the loss of the traditional college experience, grappling with the disruption as campuses closed …

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A New Coronavirus Wave Hits Chile, Despite Vaccine Success

A New Coronavirus Wave Hits Chile, Despite Vaccine Success

A New Coronavirus Wave Hits Chile, Despite Vaccine Success A New Coronavirus Wave Hits Chile, Despite Vaccine Success SANTIAGO — Having negotiated early access to tens of millions of doses of Covid-19 vaccines, Chile has been inoculating its residents faster than any other country in the Americas and appears poised to be among the first in the world to reach …

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India Hits Case Highs Not Seen in Months as Festivals Begin

India Hits Case Highs Not Seen in Months as Festivals Begin

India Hits Case Highs Not Seen in Months as Festivals Begin India Hits Case Highs Not Seen in Months as Festivals Begin India, racing to contain a second wave of the coronavirus, recorded its biggest single-day spike since October — 59,118 cases in the past 24 hours. The uptick, which was especially high in the state of Maharashtra, home to …

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As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics

As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics

As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics ROME — In an effort to contain costs and save jobs amid a slump in tourist dollars and donations as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Pope Francis has ordered across-the-board pay cuts for the cardinals and other …

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Lebanon’s Financial Collapse Hits Where It Hurts: The Grocery Store

Lebanon’s Financial Collapse Hits Where It Hurts: The Grocery Store

Lebanon’s Financial Collapse Hits Where It Hurts: The Grocery Store Lebanon’s Financial Collapse Hits Where It Hurts: The Grocery Store BEIRUT, Lebanon — In normal times, Ziad Hassan, a grocery store manager in Beirut, would get a daily email from his chain’s management telling him which prices needed to be adjusted and by how much. But as Lebanon’s currency has …

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White House hits back at ‘absolutely incorrect’ claims of ‘open border’ as 700 unaccompanied children arrive in one day

White House hits back at ‘absolutely incorrect’ claims of ‘open border’ as 700 unaccompanied children arrive in one day

White House hits back at ‘absolutely incorrect’ claims of ‘open border’ as 700 unaccompanied children arrive in one day White House hits back at ‘absolutely incorrect’ claims of ‘open border’ as 700 unaccompanied children arrive in one day The White House is hitting back at claims from the governor of Texas that Joe Biden’s “open border policies” are to blame …

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With Her Job on the Line, Scotland’s Nicola Sturgeon Hits Back at Critics

With Her Job on the Line, Scotland’s Nicola Sturgeon Hits Back at Critics

With Her Job on the Line, Scotland’s Nicola Sturgeon Hits Back at Critics With Her Job on the Line, Scotland’s Nicola Sturgeon Hits Back at Critics LONDON — Accused of lying, breaking official rules and conspiring against her predecessor, Alex Salmond, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon of Scotland fought back hard Wednesday against allegations that have cast a shadow over her …

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A Parallel Pandemic Hits Health Care Workers: Trauma and Exhaustion

A Parallel Pandemic Hits Health Care Workers: Trauma and Exhaustion

A Parallel Pandemic Hits Health Care Workers: Trauma and Exhaustion A Parallel Pandemic Hits Health Care Workers: Trauma and Exhaustion Thousands of health care workers have already paid the ultimate price for their workaday devotion. Since March, more than 3,300 nurses, doctors, social workers and physical therapists have died from Covid-19, according to a tally by Kaiser Health News and …

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