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Child Migrant Who Died in C.B.P. Custody Was Seen by Medical Staff 11 Times

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 19:52
Initial findings in an internal investigation suggest the child was not provided with proper care. The acting head of the agency said changes to procedures had been made.
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How to Enforce a Debt Deal: Through ‘Meat-Ax’ Cuts Nobody Wants

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 17:57
The debt-limit legislation includes a provision meant to force both sides to pass additional bills following through on their deal: the threat of automatic cuts if they fail to do so.
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Ron DeSantis Avoids Talking About Florida’s Abortion Ban in New Hampshire

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 17:18
As he traversed socially conservative Iowa this week, the 2024 contender highlighted his state’s six-week ban. But now, in more moderate New Hampshire, he is shying from the subject.
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Biden Notches Win on Debt Ceiling Deal, but Lets Others Boast

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 17:05
President Biden brokered a debt limit deal by following instincts developed through long, hard and sometimes painful experience in Washington.
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Let’s Smash the College Admissions Process

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 16:03
If affirmative action goes, bigger changes are necessary.
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Recording of Trump Underscores Growing Evidence in Documents Case

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 16:00
A conversation in which the former president is said to have acknowledged that he could not declassify a sensitive document could undercut a defense he has offered.
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Russian Missiles Kill 3 in Kyiv, Including Mother and 9-Year-Old Girl

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 16:00
They were among three people killed in a Russian missile attack, officials said. Ukraine opened an investigation, as Russians described shelling and evacuations in border regions.
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The Case of the Disappearing Debt Disaster

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 16:00
One secret ingredient: Republicans don’t care about policy
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Biden Is Said to Pick Mandy Cohen to Lead C.D.C.

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 15:57
The president’s choice for the job, Dr. Mandy Cohen, would replace Dr. Rochelle Walensky, who is stepping down at the end of the month.
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Senate Leaders Race to Avert a Default

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 14:45
Also, we’re covering Russia’s increased attacks on Kyiv. Here’s the latest at the end of Thursday.
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A Black Girl Won the 1908 Spelling Bee. Her Family Is Searching for Her Medal.

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 14:39
At 14, Marie C. Bolden became the champion of what is believed to be the first national spelling competition in the United States. Her victory prompted a backlash.
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Ukraine’s Future Ties to NATO Are Main Topic as Western Nations Meet

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 14:14
The question of how to guarantee Ukrainian security loomed over a meeting of NATO foreign ministers in Norway and a gathering of European leaders in Moldova.
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With Hannah Gadsby’s ‘It’s Pablo-matic,’ the Joke’s on the Brooklyn Museum

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 13:49
The Australian comedian turns curator in a show about Picasso’s complicated legacy. But it’s women artists the exhibition really shortchanges.
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What Your Mustache Says About You

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 13:48
Why does every man who catches your eye have a mustache?
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With a New, Improved ‘Einstein,’ Puzzlers Settle a Math Problem

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 13:26
Earlier this spring, tiling aficionados thought maybe they’d found the shape of their dreams. Now they’re certain.
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Arizona Limits New Construction in Phoenix Area, Citing Shrinking Water Supply

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 13:23
Officials say there’s not enough groundwater for housing construction already approved, a glimpse of the challenges facing the West as climate change worsens.
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Biden Trips and Falls at Air Force Commencement

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 12:42
The president was helped up and walked back to his seat after delivering a speech and handing out diplomas to graduates in Colorado Springs.
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Forget Nouns. Verbs Are Where the Action Is.

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 12:30
When learning a language, people typically focus on nouns and adjectives first. But verbs are the real key.
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Ron DeSantis Snaps at a Reporter: ‘Are You Blind?’

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 12:26
The Florida governor, who has frequently clashed with the press, was asked about taking questions from voters on the presidential campaign trail.
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Trump and Cuomo Agree on One Thing: DeSantis Mishandled Covid

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 12:02
The two combative men from Queens have often been antagonists, but now they both see an opening to attack the Florida governor over his pandemic leadership.
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