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Tamara Press, Olympian Whose Feats Raised Questions, Dies at 83

Tamara Press, Olympian Whose Feats Raised Questions, Dies at 83

Tamara Press, Olympian Whose Feats Raised Questions, Dies at 83 Tamara Press, Olympian Whose Feats Raised Questions, Dies at 83 Tamara Press, a dominant Soviet shot-putter and discus thrower who won three Olympic gold medals in the 1960s but who was the focus of speculation about her gender because of her physique, died on April 26. She was 83. Her …

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Can You Get a ‘Vaccine Passport’? And Other Questions, Answered

Can You Get a 'Vaccine Passport'? And Other Questions, Answered

Can You Get a ‘Vaccine Passport’? And Other Questions, Answered Can You Get a ‘Vaccine Passport’? And Other Questions, Answered With all American adults soon to be eligible for Covid-19 vaccines and businesses and international borders reopening, a fierce debate has kicked off across the United States over whether a digital health certificate (often and somewhat misleadingly called a “vaccine …

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Here Are The Crucial Questions for Afghanistan as the US Withdraws Troops

Here Are The Crucial Questions for Afghanistan as the US Withdraws Troops

Here Are The Crucial Questions for Afghanistan as the US Withdraws Troops Here Are The Crucial Questions for Afghanistan as the US Withdraws Troops The reality of an imminent American withdrawal from Afghanistan differs from its long-anticipated likelihood. Already the anxiety engendered by this new certainty in the capital, Kabul, and other urban centers is making itself felt. Afghans’ fear …

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Covid-19 Vaccine Side Effects: Your Questions Answered

Covid-19 Vaccine Side Effects: Your Questions Answered

Covid-19 Vaccine Side Effects: Your Questions Answered Covid-19 Vaccine Side Effects: Your Questions Answered Every day nearly three million people in the United States are getting the Covid-19 vaccine. And every new jab prompts new questions about what to expect after vaccination. Last week I asked readers to send me their questions about vaccinations. Here are some answers. Q: I’ve …

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‘How Did You Qualify?’ For the Young and Vaccinated, Rude Questions and Raised Eyebrows

‘How Did You Qualify?’ For the Young and Vaccinated, Rude Questions and Raised Eyebrows

‘How Did You Qualify?’ For the Young and Vaccinated, Rude Questions and Raised Eyebrows ‘How Did You Qualify?’ For the Young and Vaccinated, Rude Questions and Raised Eyebrows “I think in New York, people are trying to figure out these dynamics of are you getting the dose because it was left over, or a condition that qualifies you or did …

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Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernández Faces Questions in Drug Trial’s Wake

Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernández Faces Questions in Drug Trial's Wake

Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernández Faces Questions in Drug Trial’s Wake Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernández Faces Questions in Drug Trial’s Wake He received briefcases stuffed with cash. He held clandestine meetings with drug traffickers in a rice factory. He sought to invest in a cocaine lab. He vowed to flood the United States with drugs. And he did all …

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Students will be able to look up exam board questions before tests, officials say

Thousands of students at risk of losing out on ‘community language’ A-levels and GCSEs, report says

Students will be able to look up exam board questions before tests, officials say Students will be able to look up exam board questions before tests, officials say Students will be able look up exam board materials that could be used for their grading this year in advance online, officials have confirmed. The move has come under fire from school …

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Your Daylight Saving Time Questions Answered

Your Daylight Saving Time Questions Answered

Your Daylight Saving Time Questions Answered Your Daylight Saving Time Questions Answered “There was the threat of federal intervention in all of this, so the railroads decided they were going to police themselves,” said Carlene Stephens, a curator at the National Museum of American History. Scientists were also urging a standardized system for marking time, she said. In North America, …

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A Modern Classic Addresses Elemental Questions About Love and Power

A Modern Classic Addresses Elemental Questions About Love and Power

A Modern Classic Addresses Elemental Questions About Love and Power A Modern Classic Addresses Elemental Questions About Love and Power It’s a fact readily acknowledged that one can encounter some books simply too late in life to appreciate — or, in some cases, even tolerate — them. The famous examples include “The Catcher in the Rye,” most of the Beats, …

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Pope’s Planned Visit to Iraq, Amid Pandemic, Raises Questions of Timing

Pope’s Planned Visit to Iraq, Amid Pandemic, Raises Questions of Timing

Pope’s Planned Visit to Iraq, Amid Pandemic, Raises Questions of Timing Pope’s Planned Visit to Iraq, Amid Pandemic, Raises Questions of Timing VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has said that he has canceled trips during the pandemic because “in conscience I cannot provoke gatherings,” but that the only thing that would stop him from becoming the first pope to visit …

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