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In Hong Kong, a New Party Calls for Stability (and Raises Suspicions)

In Hong Kong, a New Party Calls for Stability (and Raises Suspicions)

In Hong Kong, a New Party Calls for Stability (and Raises Suspicions) In Hong Kong, a New Party Calls for Stability (and Raises Suspicions) BEIJING — They are businessmen, born in mainland China, who serve on top advisory committees to Beijing and profess patriotism for the motherland. One recently traveled to an obscure village in southeastern China to study Xi …

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Chicago Girl Raises $22,000 for Children’s Hospital With Friendship Bracelets

Chicago Girl Raises $22,000 for Children’s Hospital With Friendship Bracelets

Chicago Girl Raises $22,000 for Children’s Hospital With Friendship Bracelets Chicago Girl Raises $22,000 for Children’s Hospital With Friendship Bracelets As word of her fund-raiser spread, support grew locally and beyond. Both sets of Hayley’s grandparents matched the first $1,500 she raised. She got a big boost from Mayor Lori Lightfoot of Chicago, who bought bracelets in the colors of …

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C.D.C. Call for Data on Vaccine Recipients Raises Alarm Over Privacy

C.D.C. Call for Data on Vaccine Recipients Raises Alarm Over Privacy

C.D.C. Call for Data on Vaccine Recipients Raises Alarm Over Privacy C.D.C. Call for Data on Vaccine Recipients Raises Alarm Over Privacy In the United States, collecting immunization data has been a purely state-by-state effort. A push two decades ago to develop a federal registry imploded after an uproar over patient privacy and how the data would be used. “The …

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Group Seeking Equality for Women in Tech Raises $11 Million

Group Seeking Equality for Women in Tech Raises $11 Million

Group Seeking Equality for Women in Tech Raises $11 Million Group Seeking Equality for Women in Tech Raises $11 Million SAN FRANCISCO — Two years ago, fed up with stories of harassment and discrimination in Silicon Valley, a group of female venture capitalists formed a nonprofit called All Raise to focus on women’s equality. This week, the group raised $11 …

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Detention of Government Critic in Poland Raises Fears of a Crackdown

Detention of Government Critic in Poland Raises Fears of a Crackdown

Detention of Government Critic in Poland Raises Fears of a Crackdown Detention of Government Critic in Poland Raises Fears of a Crackdown A prominent lawyer and outspoken critic of Poland’s government was detained on accusations of money laundering on Thursday — and was later taken to the hospital after a fall, in circumstances that remain unclear — raising concerns that …

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Attack at German Synagogue During Sukkot Raises Anti-Semitism Fears

Attack at German Synagogue During Sukkot Raises Anti-Semitism Fears

Attack at German Synagogue During Sukkot Raises Anti-Semitism Fears Attack at German Synagogue During Sukkot Raises Anti-Semitism Fears BERLIN — A man wearing army fatigues and wielding a shovel attacked and badly injured a Jewish student coming out of a synagogue in Hamburg on Sunday, less than a year after an assault on a synagogue in the eastern city of …

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Arctic Expedition’s Dress Code Raises Concerns About Sexism in Science

Arctic Expedition’s Dress Code Raises Concerns About Sexism in Science

Arctic Expedition’s Dress Code Raises Concerns About Sexism in Science Arctic Expedition’s Dress Code Raises Concerns About Sexism in Science The institute said in its statement that some of its regulations prohibited wearing work or “sport clothing” in public areas. Such rules were intended to ensure people adhered to hygiene and safety standards in public areas like the mess halls …

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Coronavirus Relief Fund Raises Nearly $20 Million for Artists

Coronavirus Relief Fund Raises Nearly $20 Million for Artists

Coronavirus Relief Fund Raises Nearly $20 Million for Artists Coronavirus Relief Fund Raises Nearly $20 Million for Artists The Artist Relief fund, a national coalition of arts grantmakers that distributes $5,000 grants to creative professionals affected by the coronavirus pandemic, has awarded $13.5 million to 2,700 individuals since April. Now, thanks to additional funding from partners like the Andrew W. …

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Sweden Raises Alarm over Russian Military Exercises

Sweden Raises Alarm over Russian Military Exercises

Sweden Raises Alarm over Russian Military Exercises Sweden Raises Alarm over Russian Military Exercises STOCKHOLM — Holiday makers in Sweden heading out Tuesday to enjoy summer weather on Gotland, a scenic island in the Baltic Sea, were jolted when armored personnel carriers and other military vehicles boarded their tourist ferry, which was then escorted by Swedish fighter jets and a …

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Gunfire Near Mali’s Capital Raises Fears of Mutiny or Coup

Gunfire Near Mali’s Capital Raises Fears of Mutiny or Coup

Gunfire Near Mali’s Capital Raises Fears of Mutiny or Coup Gunfire Near Mali’s Capital Raises Fears of Mutiny or Coup DAKAR, Senegal — Reports of gunfire in a military camp in Mali have raised fears that a mutiny or coup attempt is underway to unseat the West African nation’s president, who has been the subject of a swelling protest movement. …

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