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Is the Coronavirus an Epidemic or a Pandemic? It Depends on Who’s Talking

Is the Coronavirus an Epidemic or a Pandemic? It Depends on Who’s Talking

All eyes have been on the coronavirus since it crept up in Wuhan, China, in late 2019. Since then, the virus has sickened tens of thousands of people in more than three dozen countries, and its quick advance across Asia, the Middle East and Europe has raised fears that a …

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Netanyahu is fighting for power like his freedom depends on it — and it might

As election looms, Netanyahu announces new construction in East Jerusalem

But at the same time, nearly everything about the last year in Israeli politics has been painfully, ploddingly stagnant. This is worse than deja vu. This is election purgatory, with no apparent way out. Election polls have barely shifted. Voters are exhausted to be facing another election cycle. And nothing …

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MLB future depends on curbing technology after Astros sign stealing

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The enormous fallout from the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal has pushed baseball into a moment of crisis. The root cause of the scandal is embedded in the nine-page report by commissioner Rob Manfred: technocrats gaining power in how the game is played. Amid all the outrage and the reviews of …

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