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Biden Says Talks Went Well With Putin, but Divisions Remain

Biden Says Talks Went Well With Putin, but Divisions Remain

Biden Says Talks Went Well With Putin, but Divisions Remain Biden Says Talks Went Well With Putin, but Divisions Remain President Biden and President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia emerged from their first in-person summit Wednesday and offered broad claims of good will, but it was clear that on issues ranging from cyberattacks to human rights, the two countries remain …

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U.S. Lifts Some Sanctions on Iranians Before Nuclear Talks

U.S. Lifts Some Sanctions on Iranians Before Nuclear Talks

U.S. Lifts Some Sanctions on Iranians Before Nuclear Talks U.S. Lifts Some Sanctions on Iranians Before Nuclear Talks WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Thursday lifted sanctions on three former Iranian government officials and two Iranian companies involved in the country’s oil industry, a conciliatory gesture days before a potentially decisive round of nuclear talks in Vienna. The administration cautioned …

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Collapse of Infrastructure Talks Risks Biden’s Climate Priorities

Collapse of Infrastructure Talks Risks Biden's Climate Priorities

Collapse of Infrastructure Talks Risks Biden’s Climate Priorities Collapse of Infrastructure Talks Risks Biden’s Climate Priorities Even before Mr. Biden ended negotiations on Tuesday with Senator Shelley Moore Capito, Republican of West Virginia, progressive Democrats had warned that Republicans were unlikely to embrace the scale of spending needed to address climate change. Mr. Biden has now shifted his engagement to …

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Global Finance Leaders Start Talks for Tax Overhaul

Global Finance Leaders Start Talks for Tax Overhaul

Global Finance Leaders Start Talks for Tax Overhaul Global Finance Leaders Start Talks for Tax Overhaul A Treasury Department spokeswoman had no comment. Top economic officials from Spain, Italy, France and Germany expressed optimism on Friday morning that the tax negotiations, which have been going on for several years, are on track. In an essay published in The Guardian newspaper, …

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Sharp Differences Pushed Coalition Talks to the Brink

Sharp Differences Pushed Coalition Talks to the Brink

Sharp Differences Pushed Coalition Talks to the Brink Sharp Differences Pushed Coalition Talks to the Brink Yair Lapid, the leader of the Israeli opposition, had until midnight on Wednesday to cobble together an unlikely coalition to topple Benjamin Netanyahu. He needed almost every minute — leaving it until 11:22 p.m. to inform Reuven Rivlin, Israel’s largely ceremonial president, that he …

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Maureen Dowd Talks ‘Mare of Easttown’ With Kate Winslet

Maureen Dowd Talks 'Mare of Easttown' With Kate Winslet

Maureen Dowd Talks ‘Mare of Easttown’ With Kate Winslet Maureen Dowd Talks ‘Mare of Easttown’ With Kate Winslet “I think my days are getting a little bit numbered of doing nudity,” she said. “I’m just not that comfortable doing it anymore. It’s not even really an age thing, actually. There comes a point where people are going to go, ‘Oh, …

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India in Talks With Pfizer to Obtain Vaccine Doses

India in Talks With Pfizer to Obtain Vaccine Doses

India in Talks With Pfizer to Obtain Vaccine Doses India in Talks With Pfizer to Obtain Vaccine Doses The Indian government is in talks with Pfizer to obtain 50 million doses of the company’s coronavirus vaccine starting this summer, but is still considering the drug manufacturer’s demand for indemnity from costs related to severe side effects, officials have said. India …

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Iran Talks Loom as a New Test of Biden’s Israel Ties

Iran Talks Loom as a New Test of Biden’s Israel Ties

Iran Talks Loom as a New Test of Biden’s Israel Ties Iran Talks Loom as a New Test of Biden’s Israel Ties Mr. Dermer, now a private citizen but still a confidant of Mr. Netanyahu’s, said the Biden administration was “engaged in an accommodation of Iran at best, and appeasement of Iran at worst.” “It’s disastrous for Israel’s national security,” …

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‘Art of the Deal – for working people’: Psaki corrects Fox reporter trying to link Biden talks to Trump motto

‘Art of the Deal – for working people’: Psaki corrects Fox reporter trying to link Biden talks to Trump motto

‘Art of the Deal – for working people’: Psaki corrects Fox reporter trying to link Biden talks to Trump motto ‘Art of the Deal – for working people’: Psaki corrects Fox reporter trying to link Biden talks to Trump motto In the latest instalment of the White House versus Fox News, press secretary Jen Psaki agreed to call the president’s …

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Amazon ‘in talks to buy James Bond film studio MGM for $9bn’

Amazon ‘in talks to buy James Bond film studio MGM for $9bn’

Amazon ‘in talks to buy James Bond film studio MGM for $9bn’ Amazon ‘in talks to buy James Bond film studio MGM for $9bn’ Amazon is reportedly considering purchasing the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film studios, also known as MGM. Variety reported on Tuesday that the companies were “weeks into negotiations”. MGM is the studio behind the James Bond film franchise, as well …

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