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The Hopes That Rose and Fell With GameStop

The Hopes That Rose and Fell With GameStop

The Hopes That Rose and Fell With GameStop The Hopes That Rose and Fell With GameStop Some wanted to be on the front lines of a revolution. Some wanted to be rich. And by the end of a wild two-week ride where fortunes were made and lost, some just hoped they’d be able to pay their rent. Winners and losers …

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How a Deadly Power Game Undid Myanmar’s Democratic Hopes

How a Deadly Power Game Undid Myanmar’s Democratic Hopes

How a Deadly Power Game Undid Myanmar’s Democratic Hopes How a Deadly Power Game Undid Myanmar’s Democratic Hopes This cycle repeated over the next few years as several of Myanmar’s slow-burning insurgencies combusted. “She was actually much harder-line than the military was,” Mr. Connelly said, referring to a particularly bloody campaign in Rakhine, a long-troubled region. “The military called a …

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Biden’s Promise of Immigration Reform Raises Hopes in Latin America

Biden’s Promise of Immigration Reform Raises Hopes in Latin America

Biden’s Promise of Immigration Reform Raises Hopes in Latin America Biden’s Promise of Immigration Reform Raises Hopes in Latin America Advocates also want the Biden administration to cancel a measure that allows border authorities to quickly expel migrants when they cross the border, including those seeking asylum. Trump administration officials had argued this was needed to prevent the spread of …

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Violence in Sudan’s Darfur Region Dims Hopes of a Long-Sought Peace

Violence in Sudan’s Darfur Region Dims Hopes of a Long-Sought Peace

Violence in Sudan’s Darfur Region Dims Hopes of a Long-Sought Peace Violence in Sudan’s Darfur Region Dims Hopes of a Long-Sought Peace NAIROBI, Kenya — Hundreds of people have been killed or injured in violence that enveloped Sudan’s Darfur region in recent days, dampening hopes for long-lasting peace in an area that has been plagued by fighting and instability for …

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Hopes for Tokyo’s Summer Olympics Darken

Hopes for Tokyo’s Summer Olympics Darken

Hopes for Tokyo’s Summer Olympics Darken Hopes for Tokyo’s Summer Olympics Darken Plans for the postponed Tokyo Olympic Games are growing more uncertain by the day. As coronavirus cases rise throughout Japan and in several large countries in Europe and the Americas, officials both in Tokyo and with the International Olympic Committee have begun to acknowledge that holding a safe …

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In Kashmir’s Stillness, Hopes Wither and Houseboats Sink

In Kashmir’s Stillness, Hopes Wither and Houseboats Sink

In Kashmir’s Stillness, Hopes Wither and Houseboats Sink In Kashmir’s Stillness, Hopes Wither and Houseboats Sink SRINAGAR, India — Habib Wangnoo scanned the silvery lake from the deck of his vacant houseboat hotel, remembering when he helped Mick Jagger out of a narrow, flat-bottomed canoe during the rock star’s 1981 visit to Kashmir. Mr. Jagger spent most of the next …

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He Calmed Gaza, Aided Israel’s Arab Ties and Preserved Hopes for Peace

He Calmed Gaza, Aided Israel’s Arab Ties and Preserved Hopes for Peace

He Calmed Gaza, Aided Israel’s Arab Ties and Preserved Hopes for Peace He Calmed Gaza, Aided Israel’s Arab Ties and Preserved Hopes for Peace JERUSALEM — Preventive diplomacy, by its nature, does not often lead to splashy headlines for the practitioner. In his nearly six years as the top United Nations envoy to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Nickolay E. Mladenov worked …

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Baseball Hall of Fame Hopes to Contextualize Problematic Inductees

Baseball Hall of Fame Hopes to Contextualize Problematic Inductees

Baseball Hall of Fame Hopes to Contextualize Problematic Inductees Baseball Hall of Fame Hopes to Contextualize Problematic Inductees A plaque at the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., confers a kind of halo to each member. The gallery feels like a chapel, and the Hall of Famers are the saints. A few gilded sentences summarize the reasons to honor …

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Behind Baker Mayfield, the Browns and Their Playoff Hopes Mature

Behind Baker Mayfield, the Browns and Their Playoff Hopes Mature

Behind Baker Mayfield, the Browns and Their Playoff Hopes Mature Behind Baker Mayfield, the Browns and Their Playoff Hopes Mature The Cleveland Browns’ postseason drought grew from a crabby and cranky toddler into an exasperating adolescent. After its tumultuous teens, it seems ready to say goodbye. The Browns are primed to qualify for the playoffs for the first time in …

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Al Pacino says he hopes new Godfather III cut will ‘resolve things’ for Sofia Coppola: ‘It was a big thing at the time’

Al Pacino says he hopes new Godfather III cut will ‘resolve things’ for Sofia Coppola: ‘It was a big thing at the time’

Al Pacino says he hopes new Godfather III cut will ‘resolve things’ for Sofia Coppola: ‘It was a big thing at the time’ Al Pacino says he hopes new Godfather III cut will ‘resolve things’ for Sofia Coppola: ‘It was a big thing at the time’ The 158-minute re-edit, entitled The Godfather, Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone, includes a …

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