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Tony Awards Voting Starts Now. And It’s Going to Be Weird.

Tony Awards Voting Starts Now. And It’s Going to Be Weird.

Tony Awards Voting Starts Now. And It’s Going to Be Weird. Tony Awards Voting Starts Now. And It’s Going to Be Weird. The last Broadway season ended, unexpectedly, nearly a year ago. The next one will begin who-knows-when. But deep in this winter of our theaterlessness, a dormant tradition is starting to stir: the Tony Awards. Hundreds of voters, this …

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Fresh Starts at the Top in Both Washington and Ottawa

Fresh Starts at the Top in Both Washington and Ottawa

Fresh Starts at the Top in Both Washington and Ottawa Fresh Starts at the Top in Both Washington and Ottawa This week saw two transfers of power in North America. One involved direct, actual power while the other was more symbolic. As my colleague Catherine Porter reports, the swearing-in of Joseph R. Biden Jr. as president of the United States …

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Brazil Starts Vaccinations Amid Rise in Covid Cases and New Variants

Brazil Starts Vaccinations Amid Rise in Covid Cases and New Variants

Brazil Starts Vaccinations Amid Rise in Covid Cases and New Variants Brazil Starts Vaccinations Amid Rise in Covid Cases and New Variants RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil on Monday kicked off its nationwide coronavirus vaccination campaign, providing a glimmer of hope in a nation where political infighting, a strained health care system and lax precautions have given the virus free …

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Italy Starts Largest Mob Trial in Decades

Italy Starts Largest Mob Trial in Decades

Italy Starts Largest Mob Trial in Decades Italy Starts Largest Mob Trial in Decades “This humble Calabrian family simply inherited some land located between parcels belonging to the Mancuso family,” Mr. De Pace said, referring to the Vincis. “Their son paid for his sense of justice with his life.” Last week, the police revealed that a Calabrian farmer who disappeared …

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Tommy Lasorda’s Death Starts a Conversation About His Son

Tommy Lasorda’s Death Starts a Conversation About His Son

Tommy Lasorda’s Death Starts a Conversation About His Son Tommy Lasorda’s Death Starts a Conversation About His Son When Penelope Spheeris heard that Tommy Lasorda died on Friday at 93, she knew many people would be touched by the sad news, particularly in Los Angeles. The city has long been her home and it is also where Lasorda became a …

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Slack Starts 2021 With Outage

Slack Starts 2021 With Outage

Slack Starts 2021 With Outage Slack Starts 2021 With Outage Slack, the widely used messaging platform, experienced a major disruption in service on Monday as many employees in the United States returned to work after the holidays. The company initially called the service problem an “incident” in a statement on its website, then upgraded it to an outage an hour …

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E.U.’s Mass Vaccination Campaign Starts, With Nursing Homes as Focus

E.U.’s Mass Vaccination Campaign Starts, With Nursing Homes as Focus

E.U.’s Mass Vaccination Campaign Starts, With Nursing Homes as Focus E.U.’s Mass Vaccination Campaign Starts, With Nursing Homes as Focus BERLIN — From nursing homes in France to hospitals in Poland, older Europeans and the workers who care for them rolled up their sleeves on Sunday to receive coronavirus vaccine shots in a campaign to protect more than 450 million …

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One Month Behind, DePaul Starts Its Men’s Basketball Season

One Month Behind, DePaul Starts Its Men’s Basketball Season

One Month Behind, DePaul Starts Its Men’s Basketball Season One Month Behind, DePaul Starts Its Men’s Basketball Season Only a handful of DePaul players had even been cleared to work out over the weekend. The team finally returned to practice on Monday. In a video conference call on Tuesday, Leitao estimated that of the team’s 30-plus practices this preseason, there …

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The Beirut Blast Shattered Her Masterpieces. Now, the Rebuilding Starts.

The Beirut Blast Shattered Her Masterpieces. Now, the Rebuilding Starts.

The Beirut Blast Shattered Her Masterpieces. Now, the Rebuilding Starts. The Beirut Blast Shattered Her Masterpieces. Now, the Rebuilding Starts. HAZMIYEH, Lebanon — Her hands created the gentle smile on the face of the Virgin Mary, the folds in the robes of the Four Evangelists and the glow surrounding the cherubic baby Jesus. In three decades of exacting work, Maya …

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The Digital Divide Starts With a Laptop Shortage

The Digital Divide Starts With a Laptop Shortage

The Digital Divide Starts With a Laptop Shortage The Digital Divide Starts With a Laptop Shortage Chromebooks, web-based devices that run on software from Google and are made by an array of companies, are in particular demand because they cost less than regular laptops. That has put huge pressure on a supply chain that cobbles laptop parts from all over …

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