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Markets Rise on Word of a Big Spending Plan From Biden: Live Business Updates

Markets Rise on Word of a Big Spending Plan From Biden: Live Business Updates Markets Rise on Word of a Big Spending Plan From Biden: Live Business Updates Here’s what you need to know: A coronavirus vaccination site in Napa, Calif., on Wednesday. President-elect Biden is expected to propose a spending plan that will include money to accelerate the rollout …

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Oxford’s 2020 Word of the Year? It’s Too Hard to Isolate

Oxford’s 2020 Word of the Year? It’s Too Hard to Isolate

Oxford’s 2020 Word of the Year? It’s Too Hard to Isolate Oxford’s 2020 Word of the Year? It’s Too Hard to Isolate The Oxford report also highlights words and phrases relating to social justice, including “Black Lives Matter,” “Juneteenth,” “decolonize,” and “allyship,” some of which surged dramatically starting in late May, amid the protests following the killing of George Floyd …

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Halloween Word Games – The New York Times

Halloween Word Games - The New York Times

Halloween Word Games – The New York Times Halloween Word Games – The New York Times There are 19 Halloween-themed words or phrases waiting for you in the grid here. Drawing lines to connect the letters will reveal 10 hidden images. To find them, follow the basic rules of word search: Credit…Andrew Dore and Sam von Ehren You are looking …

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Trump mangles the word ‘Yosemite’ at signing of Great American Outdoors Act

Trump mangles the word 'Yosemite' at signing of Great American Outdoors Act

Trump mangles the word ‘Yosemite’ at signing of Great American Outdoors Act Trump mangles the word ‘Yosemite’ at signing of Great American Outdoors Act The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. During a bill signing ceremony for the bipartisan-led Great America Outdoors Act, Donald Trump mispronounced Yosemite National …

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French Soccer’s Renegade President Would Like a Word. With Everyone.

French Soccer’s Renegade President Would Like a Word. With Everyone.

French Soccer’s Renegade President Would Like a Word. With Everyone. French Soccer’s Renegade President Would Like a Word. With Everyone. Aulas’s fiery remarks have created damaging fissures with other leading figures in French soccer, including Caiazzo and Didier Quillot, the chief executive of Ligue 1, which is known as L.F.P. Quillot declined to discuss Aulas. “L.F.P. management has decided to …

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Leo Sheng, a Trans Activist Who Stars in ‘The L Word’

Leo Sheng, a Trans Activist Who Stars in ‘The L Word’

Leo Sheng, a Trans Activist Who Stars in ‘The L Word’ Leo Sheng, a Trans Activist Who Stars in ‘The L Word’ Name: Leo Sheng Age: 24 Hometown: Born in Hunan, China and raised in Ypsilanti, Mich. Now lives: In a four-bedroom house in the Mid-City neighborhood of Los Angeles that he shares with roommates. Claim to fame: Mr. Sheng …

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The Most Important Word in the Hospitality Industry? ‘Clean’

The Most Important Word in the Hospitality Industry? ‘Clean’

The Most Important Word in the Hospitality Industry? ‘Clean’ The Most Important Word in the Hospitality Industry? ‘Clean’ In February, news from the Wynn Las Vegas included plans for Valentine’s Day (among the offerings: a “Lover’s Menu for Two”) and National Margarita Day (four new cocktails). What a difference a pandemic makes. Three months later, the casino resort announced a …

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The A Word review: The pioneering if understated drama returns at just the right time

The A Word review: The pioneering if understated drama returns at just the right time

The A Word review: The pioneering if understated drama returns at just the right time The A Word review: The pioneering if understated drama returns at just the right time Filmed in the lovely Lake District before it was turned into a forbidden zone, The A Word (BBC1) might actually, if accidentally, be the perfect TV in the age of …

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Trump snubs Mitt Romney again – this time, without saying or tweeting a word

Trump snubs Mitt Romney again – this time, without saying or tweeting a word

Donald Trump has escalated his feud with Mitt Romney, the only Republican senator to vote for his removal from office – but this time he didn’t tweet about the Utah senator or blast him in public. Instead, Mr Trump and the White house left Mr Romney, their party’s 2012 nominee for president, off the list of lawmakers with a seat on …

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From Haiku to Spoken Word, Picture Books That Bring Poetry to Kids

From Haiku to Spoken Word, Picture Books That Bring Poetry to Kids

POEMS ALOUD Written by Joseph Coelho. Illustrated by Daniel Gray-Barnett “Poems are made to be performed!” Coelho declares early in this rousing book, which guides young readers through the basics of both poetry and performance. Every poem comes with a few lines of stage direction (“Start softly and finish LOUD”) or a nod to the desired effect (“This is a …

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