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Angelina Jolie talks family and personal happiness: ‘The past few years have been pretty hard’

Angelina Jolie talks family and personal happiness: ‘The past few years have been pretty hard’

Angelina Jolie talks family and personal happiness: ‘The past few years have been pretty hard’ Angelina Jolie talks family and personal happiness: ‘The past few years have been pretty hard’ Offering a rare window into her personal life, Angelina Jolie has addressed “the past few years” in a new interview, which she says “have been pretty hard”. Speaking to British …

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Brexit Deal Is a Pretty Good One for the E.U.

Brexit Deal Is a Pretty Good One for the E.U.

Brexit Deal Is a Pretty Good One for the E.U. Brexit Deal Is a Pretty Good One for the E.U. BRUSSELS — The European Union emerges from fraught negotiations with Britain over its exit from the bloc with a sense of satisfaction — that it has maintained its unity and its core principles, especially the integrity of the single market …

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Dogs Once Made Pretty Nice Wool Blankets, Too

Dogs Once Made Pretty Nice Wool Blankets, Too

Dogs Once Made Pretty Nice Wool Blankets, Too Dogs Once Made Pretty Nice Wool Blankets, Too Eight years ago, Tessa Campbell heard a genuine shaggy dog story. In 2012, Wayne W. Williams, an elder of the Tulalip Tribes, was donating material to the Hibulb Cultural Center on the tribal reservation in Washington State. He told Ms. Campbell, the museum’s senior …

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A Close Look at a Fashion Supply Chain Is Not Pretty

Elizabeth Paton

A Close Look at a Fashion Supply Chain Is Not Pretty A Close Look at a Fashion Supply Chain Is Not Pretty A new report on factories in Malaysia that create products for Brooks Brothers, Levi’s, LL Bean and others examines the high prices workers pay for their jobs. TAL Apparel is one of the most powerful companies in the …

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Mark Zuckerberg ‘pretty confident’ Facebook can protect integrity of 2020 election

Mark Zuckerberg ‘pretty confident’ Facebook can protect integrity of 2020 election

Mark Zuckerberg ‘pretty confident’ Facebook can protect integrity of 2020 election Mark Zuckerberg ‘pretty confident’ Facebook can protect integrity of 2020 election Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said his platform is ready to combat misinformation during the oncoming US presidential election, as it fights an “arms race” battle against electoral meddling by foreign states. In his first broadcast interview in …

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Bangkok Opens Up as Virus Caseloads Drop, and Pretty Pups Benefit

Bangkok Opens Up as Virus Caseloads Drop, and Pretty Pups Benefit

Bangkok Opens Up as Virus Caseloads Drop, and Pretty Pups Benefit Bangkok Opens Up as Virus Caseloads Drop, and Pretty Pups Benefit BANGKOK — When the coronavirus lockdown in Bangkok eased a bit after six weeks, the first appointment my family made was not for a medical checkup or a walk in a park. Instead, we called the pet salon. …

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‘Pretty Catastrophic’ Month for Retailers, and Now a Race to Survive

‘Pretty Catastrophic’ Month for Retailers, and Now a Race to Survive

Retail sales plunged in March, offering a grim snapshot of the coronavirus outbreak’s effect on consumer spending, as businesses shuttered from coast to coast and wary shoppers restricted their spending. Total sales, which include retail purchases in stores and online as well as money spent at bars and restaurants, fell 8.7 percent from the previous month, the Commerce Department said …

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From Hollywood ‘Pretty Girl’ to Empowered Novelist

From Hollywood ‘Pretty Girl’ to Empowered Novelist

All of this Moore recounts with — what is that inflection? Not rue, not regret, not extraneous affect; the reader is invited to supply all of that herself, and the effect is both mesmerizing and sometimes maddening. “I seemed to advance in haphazard leaps and jumps,” she says, “with no steadiness and always a bit out of order, always a …

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‘It’s a Pretty Big Bummer’: Olympic Dreams on Hold

‘It’s a Pretty Big Bummer’: Olympic Dreams on Hold

“Hey, guys.” “Hey, what’s up, everybody?” “Hey, everyone.” “Hi, everyone.” “What’s up, guys?” “Hey, it’s Lex Gillette.” “I’m a pro surfer.” “And I’m a canoe slalom athlete.” “Professional distance runner.” “Professional skateboarder.” “Coming to you from San Diego, Calif.” “I’m currently at home, of course. Where else?” “Where I’m staying indoors. Stay inside.” “Just heard about the 2020 Summer Games …

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