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Qatar Charges Airport Police After Female Passengers Are Strip-Searched

8 hours 35 min ago
Officials said they had identified the mother of a baby abandoned at the airport, and were seeking to extradite the women in order to charge her with attempted murder.
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Stream the Classics

8 hours 36 min ago
Revisit the “Seinfeld” Festivus episode and other favorites from the holiday TV canon. Plus, more ideas for what to watch at home this week.
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Virus Surge, Once Centered in Midwest, Accelerates in 45 States

8 hours 36 min ago
Nine states are reporting more than twice as many new cases a day as they did two weeks ago, and none of them are in the Midwest. Catch up on the latest.
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No, Joe Biden Did Not Have a Maskless Birthday Party Last Week

8 hours 36 min ago
The video of a crowd singing “Happy Birthday” to the president-elect was from 2019. Here’s how it went viral.
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Reaction to David Dinkins's Death

8 hours 39 min ago
Rudolph Giuliani said on Twitter that Mr. Dinkins, his predecessor as New York City’s mayor, had given “a great deal of his life in service to our great City.”
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Black Goalkeepers and Europe's Uneven Playing Field

9 hours 3 min ago
Chelsea’s recent match against Rennes in the Champions League was a rare meeting of Black goalkeepers on club soccer’s biggest stage. The hard question is: Why?
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After Chaotic 4 Years, Wall St. Is Itching to Unfollow @realDonaldTrump

9 hours 33 min ago
President Trump turned his Twitter feed into a singular source of market volatility. Now, investors are looking forward to markets free of presidential tweets.
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David N. Dinkins, New York’s First Black Mayor, Dies at 93

10 hours 12 min ago
Mr. Dinkins, who served in the early 1990s, was seen as a compromise selection for voters weary of racial unrest, crime and fiscal turmoil. The racial harmony he sought remained elusive during his years in office.
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Late Night Won’t Let Trump’s Legal Team Forget Sidney Powell So Easily

10 hours 28 min ago
Stephen Colbert said the disavowed lawyer and conspiracy theorist had been invited to a news conference last week by mistake, joking, “They meant to invite Sidney Powell Total Landscaping.”
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After Trump, Biden Faces Pressure to Stand Up to China by Embracing Taiwan

12 hours 3 min ago
In his final days in office, President Trump is trying to undermine Beijing by showing support for Taiwan. President-elect Biden will likely follow a similar path — without the pugnacity.
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In Canada, a Push to Keep Schools Open in Second Lockdown

12 hours 32 min ago
Like many places in Europe — and in contrast to New York and other big American cities — school districts in Canada’s largest province and many elsewhere are finding in-class learning outweighs the risks.
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Trump Administration Approves Start of Formal Transition to Biden

12 hours 52 min ago
A key official designated President-elect Joe Biden as the apparent winner after Michigan certified his victory there and President Trump lost another court decision in Pennsylvania.
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Ex-Police Officer Charged With Manslaughter in 2017 Killing of Suspect

13 hours 32 min ago
The San Francisco police rookie, Christopher Samayoa, was on his fourth day of field training when he shot and killed Keita O’Neil, an unarmed carjacking suspect, the authorities said.
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Emergency Hospital Reopening on Staten Island to Handle 2nd Wave

13 hours 42 min ago
In a move that recalls the pandemic’s peak in the spring, the hospital is reopening to handle a surge of coronavirus patients in the borough.
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Why Were Canadians Warned Not to Let Moose Lick Their Cars?

13 hours 53 min ago
Let us explain.
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They Welcomed Dozens for Thanksgiving. Now What?

16 hours 4 min ago
For decades, a couple have been the unofficial parents for many Black students at Notre Dame. This year, that family is scattered, reflecting on the year’s crises.
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Cuomo Invited His Mother for Thanksgiving. New Yorkers Noticed.

16 hours 11 min ago
The governor was accused of hypocrisy after he said his mother and two daughters were traveling to Albany for the holiday. He withdrew the invitation.
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Covid-19 Data Is a Mess. We Need a Way to Make Sense of It.

16 hours 18 min ago
The government needs stringent standards for how states report Covid-19 testing.
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Trump Contrives His Stab-in-the-Back Myth

16 hours 37 min ago
An obscene conspiracy theory from the past echoes loudly in the present.
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AstraZeneca and Oxford Say Vaccine Is Up to 90 Percent Effective

16 hours 38 min ago
In an early analysis, the drug maker zeroed in on a promising dosing plan for its vaccine.
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