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How a Persian Mystic Poet Changed My Life

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 11:00
My father recited Rumi to me as I grew up. I finally chose to listen.
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Are Foods Labeled ‘Low Sugar’ Misleading Consumers?

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 11:00
Food and drink claims like “just a tad sweet” or “healthy” may mask high levels of added sugars.
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Give Compassionate Feedback While Still Being Constructive

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 09:57
People want feedback that helps them grow and improve. But how you deliver it matters, too.
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Setting Up Your New Space

Tue, 02/25/2020 - 22:30
A checklist for turning that new house into a home.
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This Novel Is Set in a ’90s M.F.A. Program. The Author Is Aware of Your Concerns.

Tue, 02/25/2020 - 11:00
In Teddy Wayne’s new novel, “Apartment,” tensions rise between two Manhattan roommates who aspire to the literati.
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Why the Coronavirus Seems to Hit Men Harder Than Women

Tue, 02/25/2020 - 00:56
Women mount stronger immune responses to infection, scientists say. And in China, men smoke in much greater numbers.
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How to Be Good

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 22:30
What a therapist, scholar, monk, C.E.O. and others can teach us about bringing our best to everything we do, every day.
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Milk and Juice Are Not as Needed as You Might Think

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 11:00
There are reasons to question an expert panel’s recommendations for children.
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How Bernie Sanders Can Beat Trump

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 00:33
It’s about respect.
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Coronavirus Live Updates: South Korea Raises Threat Alert Level

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 00:28
The move empowers the government to lock down cities, as Italy imposes its own regional lockdown and cases rise in Iran.
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Teaching Children How to Reverse an Overdose

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 00:15
In rural Carter County, Tenn., health officials have embraced a strategy for stemming addiction: Teaching children as young as 6 how to administer Narcan, a nasal spray that can stop an opioid overdose from being fatal.
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D.C. Prosecutors’ Tensions With Justice Dept. Began Long Before Stone Sentencing

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 00:04
Months of strain date back to the investigation into the former F.B.I. official Andrew McCabe and growing fears of political interference.
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Italy Battles to Contain Europe’s First Major Outbreak of Coronavirus

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 23:42
The country announced nearly 150 cases, many in the densely populated region around Milan, as officials closed schools and canceled Venice’s carnival celebrations.
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The Fires Are Out, but Australia’s Climate Disasters Aren’t Over

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 23:38
Devastating floods came soon after the bush fires. Scientists call it “compound extremes,” as one catastrophe intensifies the next.
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5 Takeaways From the Nevada Caucuses (The Big One: Sanders Takes Control)

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 23:13
Mr. Sanders has now won the most votes in each of the first three states and has more momentum than all his rivals and more money than everyone besides two self-funding billionaires.
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B. Smith, Model Turned Restaurateur and Lifestyle Guru, Dies at 70

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 22:38
Often called the black Martha Stewart, Ms. Smith wrote books on cooking and entertaining, had a syndicated television show, and created a line of products.
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Intuit Is Expected to Buy Credit Karma in $7 Billion Deal

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 22:31
A start-up known for providing free credit scores, Credit Karma is set to avoid the I.P.O. market and instead sell to an established financial firm.
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Syria’s Drawn-Out Agony

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 22:23
A cease-fire is needed as Mr. Assad, with Russian help, attacks the last desperate refugees.
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Israeli Bulldozer Wrests Gaza Militant’s Body From Palestinians

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 21:55
A failed attempt to plant a bomb at the border cost a Palestinian militant his life. But the seizure of his body drew harsh criticism within Israel.
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Don’t Tell, but Jane Alexander Is Also a Comedian

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 21:46
Broadway audiences for “Grand Horizons” are getting a rare glimpse of this 80-year-old actor’s secret weapons: levity and equanimity.
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