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South Carolina Hopes Success Begets More Success

The short-handed Huskies put up a stronger resistance than they did in last year’s national title game, but the Gamecocks…

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Balloon Incident Reveals More Than Spying as Competition With China Intensifies

There is nothing new about superpowers spying on one another, even from balloons. But for pure gall, there was something…

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Your Monday Briefing: The U.S. Shoots Down China’s Balloon

Also, Pervez Musharraf died and Beyoncé could have a big night at Grammy Awards.

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Amanda Serrano Gets an Undisputed Title and a Rematch With Katie Taylor

Serrano beat Erika Cruz of Mexico to set up a rematch of one of the greatest women’s bouts in boxing…

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Iran Announces Amnesty, but It May Not Spare Many Protesters

While the government said tens of thousands of prisoners were to be freed or get reduced sentences, rights advocates suggested…

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Like a Record, LeBron James’s Age Is Just a Number

Still among the best players in the N.B.A. at 38, James is now 36 points away from the league’s career…

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Charles Kimbrough, Actor Best Known for ‘Murphy Brown,’ Dies at 86

In a career that included a Tony nomination for “Company,” he specialized in playing uptight characters, notably Candice Bergen’s stuffy…

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‘My Heart Skipped a Beat When I Saw Her Across the Tracks’

An encounter at the Union Square station, a prank on a fall day and more reader tales of New York…

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The Pentagon Saw a Warship Boondoggle. Congress Saw Jobs.

After years of crippling problems and a changing mission, the Navy pushed to retire nine of its newest ships. Then…

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Fierce Battle Rages for ‘Every Stairwell’ in Bakhmut, Russian Paramilitary Leader Says

Ukrainian troops are becoming increasingly pessimistic about the fate of the city in eastern Ukraine, as Russian forces push for…

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