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Ex-U.S. Intelligence Officers Admit to Hacking Crimes in Work for Emiratis

Ex-U.S. Intelligence Officers Admit to Hacking Crimes in Work for Emiratis

Ex-U.S. Intelligence Officers Admit to Hacking Crimes in Work for Emiratis Ex-U.S. Intelligence Officers Admit to Hacking Crimes in Work for Emiratis WASHINGTON — Three former American intelligence officers hired by the United Arab Emirates to carry out sophisticated cyberoperations admitted to hacking crimes and violating U.S. export laws that restrict the transfer of military technology to foreign governments, according …

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You’re Not the Mean Lady at Work

You’re Not the Mean Lady at Work

You’re Not the Mean Lady at Work You’re Not the Mean Lady at Work Send questions about the office, money, careers and work-life balance to workfriend@nytimes.com. Include your name and location, or a request to remain anonymous. Letters may be edited. Help! I Work With Covid Mary! I work in a small office where everybody is vaccinated. I have diabetes, …

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If You Never Met Your Co-Workers in Person, Did You Even Work There?

If You Never Met Your Co-Workers in Person, Did You Even Work There?

If You Never Met Your Co-Workers in Person, Did You Even Work There? If You Never Met Your Co-Workers in Person, Did You Even Work There? Kathryn Gregorio joined a nonprofit foundation in Arlington, Va., in April last year, shortly after the pandemic forced many people to work from home. One year and a zillion Zoom calls later, she had …

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Three-Minute Work Exercise Breaks Counter the Ill Effects of Sitting

Three-Minute Work Exercise Breaks Counter the Ill Effects of Sitting

Three-Minute Work Exercise Breaks Counter the Ill Effects of Sitting Three-Minute Work Exercise Breaks Counter the Ill Effects of Sitting Helpfully, frequent breaks from sitting improve blood sugar control and cholesterol levels, past studies show. But much of that research took place in university labs and lasted only a day or two, conditions that do not reflect real life. So, …

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Charter Flights Delayed as U.S. and Taliban Struggle to Work Together

Charter Flights Delayed as U.S. and Taliban Struggle to Work Together

Charter Flights Delayed as U.S. and Taliban Struggle to Work Together Charter Flights Delayed as U.S. and Taliban Struggle to Work Together DOHA, Qatar — With the massive United States military effort to evacuate American citizens and endangered Afghans completed, those still scrambling to find safe passage from Afghanistan are now navigating a complicated and potentially dangerous diplomatic impasse. Unable …

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Ivermectin Demand Surges Though It Doesn’t Work for Covid-19

Ivermectin Demand Surges Though It Doesn’t Work for Covid-19

Ivermectin Demand Surges Though It Doesn’t Work for Covid-19 Ivermectin Demand Surges Though It Doesn’t Work for Covid-19 For the past week, Dr. Gregory Yu, an emergency physician in San Antonio, has received the same daily requests from his patients, some vaccinated for Covid-19 and others unvaccinated: They ask him for ivermectin, a drug typically used to treat parasitic worms …

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Very Personal Computing: In Artist’s New Work, A.I. Meets Fatherhood

Very Personal Computing: In Artist’s New Work, A.I. Meets Fatherhood

Very Personal Computing: In Artist’s New Work, A.I. Meets Fatherhood Very Personal Computing: In Artist’s New Work, A.I. Meets Fatherhood Ian Cheng was feeling adrift. It was the start of 2013; he was nearly 30, with an art degree from Berkeley and another from Columbia, but he needed an idea, something to build a career on. Pondering the question one …

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Putin Takes Shot at West, but Says He’ll Work to ‘Normalize’ Afghanistan

Putin Takes Shot at West, but Says He’ll Work to ‘Normalize’ Afghanistan

Putin Takes Shot at West, but Says He’ll Work to ‘Normalize’ Afghanistan Putin Takes Shot at West, but Says He’ll Work to ‘Normalize’ Afghanistan MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia said on Friday that the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan showed that it was time for the West to end its “irresponsible policy of imposing someone’s outside values from …

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Cutoff of Jobless Benefits Is Found to Get Few Back to Work

Cutoff of Jobless Benefits Is Found to Get Few Back to Work

Cutoff of Jobless Benefits Is Found to Get Few Back to Work Cutoff of Jobless Benefits Is Found to Get Few Back to Work The cutoff of federal unemployment benefits in much of the country was meant to bring a flood of workers back to the job market. So far, that flood looks more like a trickle. A total of …

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When Raymond Chandler Went to Work for Billy Wilder

When Raymond Chandler Went to Work for Billy Wilder

When Raymond Chandler Went to Work for Billy Wilder When Raymond Chandler Went to Work for Billy Wilder In the rat-infested trenches of France, Raymond Chandler became an alcoholic, and stayed one. In 1932, after booze had gotten him fired from a cushy job, he resolved to cut down on the gin and become a novelist. He began by selling …

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