Month: May 2022

The developing Covid crisis in Beijing, explained

The developing Covid crisis in Beijing, explained

An ambulance enters a fenced residential area under lockdown due to Covid-19 restrictions in Beijing, on May 17, 2022. |…

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5 ways abortion bans could hurt women in the workforce

5 ways abortion bans could hurt women in the workforce

The end of Roe v. Wade will hurt women in many ways. | Craig F. Walker/Boston Globe via Getty Images…

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Polish PM: We’ll defend Sweden, Finland if attacked during NATO accession

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Thursday said Warsaw would defend Sweden and Finland if they were attacked during their…

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Charles and Camilla’s Jubilee tour takes somber turn in Canada

OTTAWA, Ont. — The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will wrap up a three-day tour of Canada…

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Dems stand back and watch Chuck and Joe show

Dems stand back and watch Chuck and Joe show

The fate of Senate Democrats’ yearlong drama over the party’s signature bill essentially boils down to two people: Chuck Schumer…

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Baby formula shortage raises questions about role of government contracts

Baby formula shortage raises questions about role of government contracts

The uproar over infant formula shortages is prompting lawmakers to confront how a federal nutrition program may be helping a…

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Gas, formula, inflation: Voter anxieties motivate struggling Dems

Gas, formula, inflation: Voter anxieties motivate struggling Dems

House Democrats are playing whack-a-mole with national crises, hoping the show of proactivity will save them from catastrophe in November….

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G7 to fill Ukraine funding gap, says German finance minister

BONN, Germany — G7 nations will likely fill Ukraine’s short-term financing needs, estimated at $15 billion, at a meeting of…

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US reopens embassy in Kyiv

KYIV, Ukraine — The United States has reopened its embassy in Ukraine’s capital, three months after fears of what became…

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Ukraine war causes free speech headache in Italy

Miguel Poiares Maduro is dean of the Católica Global Law School and chair of the European Digital Media Observatory. Fabrizio…

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The incredible shrinking Global Britain

The incredible shrinking Global Britain

LONDON — For nearly 150 years, the United Kingdom’s embassy to Japan occupied a prime piece of Tokyo real estate…

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Ukraine’s army of activist investigators documents Russian war crimes

Ivan, 31, spends his days trawling through photos, videos and personal accounts of atrocities: rape, torture, summary executions, illegal weapons,…

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<div>'Success begets success': Progressives look for big boost from key primary wins</div>

‘Success begets success’: Progressives look for big boost from key primary wins

Progressives had a big night in their drive to remake the Democratic Party — when their candidates weren’t getting washed…

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Inside the last-minute Trump endorsement that enraged Pa. Republicans

Inside the last-minute Trump endorsement that enraged Pa. Republicans

Donald Trump and some of his top lieutenants spent the last year privately disparaging Pennsylvania state Sen. Doug Mastriano. The…

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<div>After Buffalo, Great Replacement Theory Isn’t Going Anywhere</div>

After Buffalo, Great Replacement Theory Isn’t Going Anywhere

After the mass shooting in Buffalo, don’t expect conservative leaders to stop promoting the “great replacement theory” that inspired the…

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<div>Colombia’s Left Is on the Brink of a Historic Breakthrough</div>

Colombia’s Left Is on the Brink of a Historic Breakthrough

Left-wing candidate Gustavo Petro is still leading the polls ahead of this month’s Colombian presidential election. If he succeeds, Petro…

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