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Sergei Khrushchev, Son of Former Soviet Premier, Dies at 84

Sergei Khrushchev, Son of Former Soviet Premier, Dies at 84

Sergei Khrushchev, Son of Former Soviet Premier, Dies at 84 Sergei Khrushchev, Son of Former Soviet Premier, Dies at 84 Sergei N. Khrushchev, a former Soviet rocket scientist and the son of Nikita S. Khrushchev, the Soviet leader during the Cold War of the 1950s and ’60s, died on June 18 at his home in Cranston, R.I. He was 84. …

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China-India Dispute, Bolton Book, Premier League: Your Thursday Briefing

China-India Dispute, Bolton Book, Premier League: Your Thursday Briefing

China-India Dispute, Bolton Book, Premier League: Your Thursday Briefing China-India Dispute, Bolton Book, Premier League: Your Thursday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering the failures of England’s contact tracing system, explosive allegations about President Trump in a new book by his former national security adviser and the return of the Premier …

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The Premier League Is Back. England’s Griping About It Never Stopped.

The Premier League Is Back. England’s Griping About It Never Stopped.

The Premier League Is Back. England’s Griping About It Never Stopped. The Premier League Is Back. England’s Griping About It Never Stopped. And most of all, it was there in the fraught discussion over how, and even if, the season should be resolved. That conversation was conducted not only between soccer fans and the public, but among soccer fans themselves, …

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Shaky Reopenings, Premier League, Sikh Traditions: Your Thursday Briefing

Shaky Reopenings, Premier League, Sikh Traditions: Your Thursday Briefing

Shaky Reopenings, Premier League, Sikh Traditions: Your Thursday Briefing Shaky Reopenings, Premier League, Sikh Traditions: Your Thursday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering what reopenings look like with rising coronavirus cases, a message from some of the world’s football stars and answers to a decades-old Swedish murder case. Shaky reopenings in …

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Premier League Captains Plan Show of Support for Black Lives Matter

Premier League Captains Plan Show of Support for Black Lives Matter

Premier League Captains Plan Show of Support for Black Lives Matter Premier League Captains Plan Show of Support for Black Lives Matter LEEDS, England — The captains of England’s leading soccer clubs have informed the Premier League that players intend to demonstrate their support for the Black Lives Matter movement when the competition resumes play next week. The issue was …

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English Premier League Plans to Resume June 17

English Premier League Plans to Resume June 17

English Premier League Plans to Resume June 17 English Premier League Plans to Resume June 17 LONDON — The English Premier League, the most-watched sports league in the world, plans to resume play on June 17 after a two-month hiatus caused by the coronavirus pandemic, according to a senior English soccer executive. The resumption of play, confirmed by an official …

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The Bundesliga Is Back. Why Isn’t the Premier League?

The Bundesliga Is Back. Why Isn't the Premier League?

The Bundesliga Is Back. Why Isn’t the Premier League? The Bundesliga Is Back. Why Isn’t the Premier League? Enjoying this newsletter? Tell a friend to sign up at nytimes.com/rory and then you’ll have at least one thing to talk about every Friday. Every morning, when Bayer Leverkusen’s players wake up in the hotel requisitioned for their weeklong quarantine, they have …

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Premier League’s Restart Is Held Up by Bottom-Ranked Teams

Premier League’s Restart Is Held Up by Bottom-Ranked Teams

Premier League’s Restart Is Held Up by Bottom-Ranked Teams Premier League’s Restart Is Held Up by Bottom-Ranked Teams LONDON — The sticking point in talks about reopening the Premier League, the richest league in global soccer, is not about how it would affect the best and wealthiest clubs, but about the way it would affect the worst ones. While leagues …

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As Premier League Weighs Saudi Bid for Newcastle, It Criticized Kingdom

As Premier League Weighs Saudi Bid for Newcastle, It Criticized Kingdom

As Premier League Weighs Saudi Bid for Newcastle, It Criticized Kingdom As Premier League Weighs Saudi Bid for Newcastle, It Criticized Kingdom Well, this is awkward. Just weeks before the Premier League started to review a bid by Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund to become the majority owner of one of its soccer teams, it asked the United States to …

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England’s Premier League Becomes Latest Proxy for Saudi-Qatar Dispute

England’s Premier League Becomes Latest Proxy for Saudi-Qatar Dispute

England’s Premier League Becomes Latest Proxy for Saudi-Qatar Dispute England’s Premier League Becomes Latest Proxy for Saudi-Qatar Dispute LONDON — The proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Qatar has spilled over into England’s Premier League, with a Qatari broadcast company seeking to block a Saudi Arabia-backed takeover of the Newcastle United team. The company, beIN Media Group, the rights holder …

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