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Enjoy the Holidays Alone

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 21:14
Single people make up one third of all American households and finding ways to celebrate this Thanksgiving means taking action ahead of time.
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Barr’s Decision on Voter Fraud Inflames Existing Tensions With Anticorruption Prosecutors

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 21:07
The department’s handling of President Trump’s dealings with Ukraine and a potential case against the former interior secretary exacerbated tensions with career prosecutors.
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Australia’s Struggle With ‘Bonk Bans’ and ‘Manterruptions’

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:58
Prime Minister Scott Morrison came under fire this week for abruptly interrupting a female senior minister who was asked what it’s like to be a woman in Parliament.
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The Long Shadow of the Reagan Years

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:56
The upheavals of our current era did not begin with Donald Trump, nor will they end now that he has been defeated.
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Christopher Miller Named Acting Defense Secretary

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:49
President Trump’s new acting secretary of defense began a since-aborted diplomatic gambit last month to negotiate with a Somali terrorist group — drawing the ire of the secretary of state.
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Drudge Report, a Former Trump Ally, Looks to Biden

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:35
Matt Drudge and Donald Trump boosted each other four years ago. Now his site says, in prominent type, “The World Moves On.”
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Archaeologists Discover Viking Age Ship Burial in Norway

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:34
Using ground-penetrating radar, a team of archaeologists made the discovery in southeastern Norway. Once excavated, the findings could offer insight into Viking settlements.
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Would He or Wouldn’t He? Johnson Is Relieved That Biden Called

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:11
The British prime minister made the A team, with Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel, though pesky Ireland also sneaked in.
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New Technology Claims to Pinpoint Even Small Methane Leaks From Space

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:10
Amid growing alarm about methane’s role in driving global warming, a Canadian firm has begun selling a service to detect even relatively small leaks. At least two rivals are on the way.
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Florida Principal Who Wouldn’t Call Holocaust ‘Factual’ Is Fired Again

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:08
William Latson was fired last year after an email exchange about staying “politically neutral” about Holocaust education became public. After being rehired last month, he was fired again on Tuesday.
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Could Listening to the Deep Sea Help Save It?

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:00
In the abyss, everyone can hear you scream.
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Ready to Mate? Take Off Your Mask, One Bat Says

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:00
Wrinkle-faced bats incorporate whistles, wing flaps and furry masks into their mating rituals, researchers have found.
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Bryson DeChambeau’s Golf Revolution Turns Toward the Masters

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 19:18
DeChambeau aims to conquer genteel Augusta National with brute force. Given his play since bulking up over the past year, lots of golfers — and bettors — think he can.
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'Major' Biden Will Be the First Shelter Dog in the White House

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 19:04
President-elect Biden is headed to Washington with Champ and Major, who will be the White House’s first shelter dog.
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The Fashion Photographer Who Traded Film for Flour

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 19:04
Six years ago, Norman Jean Roy walked away from his career behind the camera. These days, he’s baking bread.
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Fight Over Gig Workers Persists Despite Win for Uber and Lyft

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 19:03
A successful ballot measure in California makes drivers and other workers contractors, but the companies face continued pushback.
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Ring Recalls Video Doorbells After Several Catch Fire

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 18:38
The company, a subsidiary of Amazon, had to recall 350,000 doorbells following 23 reports of them catching fire.
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What Is Trump Playing At?

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 18:06
The president’s refusal to concede that he lost the election is taking us into dangerous territory.
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Help! Where Is the Safest Seat on an Airplane?

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 16:19
Deciding where to sit on a plane has always been an exercise in strategy and skill: how to get the most legroom, the best shut-eye, the quickest exit. The stakes certainly feel higher now.
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Meet Maria Bakalova, the Breakout Star of the ‘Borat’ Sequel

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 15:42
The actress, who plays the title character’s daughter, Tutar, talks about body hair, her “nonbiological father” Sacha Baron Cohen, and that scene with Rudy Giuliani.
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Dr. Radut