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‘Nomadland’ Wins Big at Diverse BAFTAs

‘Nomadland’ Wins Big at Diverse BAFTAs

‘Nomadland’ Wins Big at Diverse BAFTAs ‘Nomadland’ Wins Big at Diverse BAFTAs LONDON — “Nomadland,” Chloé Zhao’s film about a woman forced to join the rising numbers of Americans living out of vans as they search for work, was the big winner at the EE British Academy Film Awards in London on Sunday. It was named best film at Britain’s …

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Opposition Wins Greenland Election After Running Against Rare Earths Mine

Opposition Wins Greenland Election After Running Against Rare Earths Mine

Opposition Wins Greenland Election After Running Against Rare Earths Mine Opposition Wins Greenland Election After Running Against Rare Earths Mine Greenland’s left-wing environmentalist party, Inuit Ataqatigiit, won a victory in national elections on Tuesday after campaigning against the development of a contentious rare earths mine partly backed by China. The party, which had been in the opposition, won 37 percent …

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Erika Dickerson-Despenza Wins Blackburn Prize for ‘cullud wattah’

Erika Dickerson-Despenza Wins Blackburn Prize for ‘cullud wattah’

Erika Dickerson-Despenza Wins Blackburn Prize for ‘cullud wattah’ Erika Dickerson-Despenza Wins Blackburn Prize for ‘cullud wattah’ Erika Dickerson-Despenza quit her last non-theater job in 2019, ready to pursue a full-time career as a playwright in New York. And that career was looking good: she was wrapping up a fellowship at the Lark, starting a residency at the Public Theater, and …

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Oh Se-hoon Wins Seoul Mayoral Election

Oh Se-hoon Wins Seoul Mayoral Election

Oh Se-hoon Wins Seoul Mayoral Election Oh Se-hoon Wins Seoul Mayoral Election SEOUL — In his last year in office, President Moon Jae-in of South Korea has seen his approval ratings in a tailspin. His trademark North Korea diplomacy remains in tatters. Citizens are fuming over his ​repeatedly ​botched attempts to arrest soaring housing prices. And on Wednesday, voters in …

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Baylor Wins NCAA Title, Denies Gonzaga a Perfect Season

Baylor Wins NCAA Title, Denies Gonzaga a Perfect Season

Baylor Wins NCAA Title, Denies Gonzaga a Perfect Season Baylor Wins NCAA Title, Denies Gonzaga a Perfect Season INDIANAPOLIS — There was a symmetry about Gonzaga’s arrival in the N.C.A.A. men’s basketball championship game — the unbeaten Zags bidding to be the first unblemished champion since Indiana, the state’s flagship basketball school, last accomplished the feat in 1976. That Gonzaga, …

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Stanford Wins N.C.A.A. Women’s Basketball Title for First Time in 29 Years

Stanford Wins N.C.A.A. Women’s Basketball Title for First Time in 29 Years

Stanford Wins N.C.A.A. Women’s Basketball Title for First Time in 29 Years Stanford Wins N.C.A.A. Women’s Basketball Title for First Time in 29 Years SAN ANTONIO — Stanford snapped a 29-year title drought to end a season that at points seemed uncertain to be completed during the coronavirus pandemic, claiming the N.C.A.A. women’s basketball championship with a tight win Sunday …

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Drone Video of Bowling Alley Wins Praise From Hollywood

Drone Video of Bowling Alley Wins Praise From Hollywood

Drone Video of Bowling Alley Wins Praise From Hollywood Drone Video of Bowling Alley Wins Praise From Hollywood A drone flies into a bar, swoops through an adjacent bowling alley and crashes into the pins. The drone’s operator, who shot the 87-second video in a Minneapolis bowling alley last week to rally support for the business, didn’t expect it to …

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Ant Middleton’s name taken down from Prince’s Trust website following SAS: Who Dares Wins exit

Ant Middleton’s name taken down from Prince’s Trust website following SAS: Who Dares Wins exit Ant Middleton’s name taken down from Prince’s Trust website following SAS: Who Dares Wins exit The trust confirmed they had stopped working with Middleton, who was accused of making “lewd comments” to women on the set of the programme, a while back. Middleton had been …

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Collin Morikawa Wins Workday Title on a Day of Tributes to Woods

Collin Morikawa Wins Workday Title on a Day of Tributes to Woods

Collin Morikawa Wins Workday Title on a Day of Tributes to Woods Collin Morikawa Wins Workday Title on a Day of Tributes to Woods BRADENTON, Fla. — Although he was atop the leaderboard, Collin Morikawa stumbled repeatedly on Saturday and Sunday at the PGA Tour’s Workday Championship, even calling one of his setbacks “stupidity at its finest.” But surmounting the …

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California Wins Court Victory for Its Net Neutrality Law

California Wins Court Victory for Its Net Neutrality Law

California Wins Court Victory for Its Net Neutrality Law California Wins Court Victory for Its Net Neutrality Law WASHINGTON — A federal judge on Tuesday cleared the way for California to enforce its net neutrality law, denying a request by telecommunications providers to delay state rules meant to ensure equal access to internet content. Judge John Mendez of the U.S. …

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