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Michael Lonsdale, a Bond Villain and Much More, Dies at 89

New York Time Movies - 12 hours 3 min ago
He was best known to many as Hugo Drax in “Moonraker.” But he also worked with a Who’s Who of directors including Truffaut, Spielberg and Marguerite Duras.
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Covid-19 Live Updates: Latest News and Analysis

New York Times NY Region News - 12 hours 38 min ago
The Navajo Nation, the largest U.S. Indian reservation, restores a full weekend lockdown as cases spike. The governor of Bali, who reopened the Indonesian island to domestic tourism, has tested positive.
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This Basketball-Loving Poet Resists Categorization

New York Times Books - 16 hours 32 min ago
Fresh off the success of his play “Barber Shop Chronicles,” Inua Ellams has a new book out, “The Half God of Rainfall,” about a son of Zeus who dominates on the courts.
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Trump Attacked Rochester Protesters. Not All Local Republicans Agree.

New York Times NY Region News - 16 hours 32 min ago
In Western New York, the president’s vilification of Black Lives Matter protests has forced candidates to decide whether to line up behind him.
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Judge Orders New Trial for Gigi Jordan in Son’s Killing

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 11:23pm
Ms. Jordan was found guilty of manslaughter for poisoning her 8-year-old son, but a federal judge ruled that her right to a public trial had been violated.
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Florida Lifts State Restaurant Restrictions: Live Covid-19 Updates

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 5:19pm
Two former leaders of a Massachusetts veterans’ home were indicted on charges of criminal neglect related to the deaths of at least 76 residents. Israel imposes new limits on citizens traveling abroad.
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Judges Express Skepticism Over Trump’s Bid to Block Tax Return Subpoena

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 4:33pm
A three-judge appeals panel is expected to rule soon in the legal battle to obtain eight years of the president’s tax returns.
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How Do Children Fight Off the Coronavirus?

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 4:13pm
The secret may lie in an “innate” immune response that targets unrecognized invaders, scientists say.
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Outdoor Dining in N.Y.C. Will Become Permanent, Even in Winter

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 3:19pm
The program has become a vital lifeline and allowed more than 10,000 restaurants and bars to take over sidewalks, streets and other public spaces.
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N.Y.C. Threatens Orthodox Jewish Areas on Virus, but Trump’s Impact Is Seen

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 2:13pm
Facing a worrying spike in cases, city officials carried out emergency inspections and warned of an extraordinary lockdown.
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Sam McBratney Dies at 77; Wrote ‘Guess How Much I Love You’

New York Times Books - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 1:39pm
His bedtime story of a hare and his son one-upping each other in declaring their love became a children’s classic, translated into 57 languages.
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C.I.A. Operatives in the Early Years of the Cold War

New York Times Books - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 12:25pm
Scott Anderson discusses “The Quiet Americans,” and Peter Baker and Susan Glasser talk about “The Man Who Ran Washington.”
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Secretary DeVos Announces Student-Centered Grant Awards to Spur Worker Development, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Growth During Coronavirus Recovery

US Department of Education News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 12:07pm
HAMPTON, Va. — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today more than $126 million in new grant funding will be awarded to eight states to provide students the opportunity to develop new skills in high demand areas. The recipients will leverage the expertise and facilities available on college campuses to spur entrepreneurship and foster business development and innovation as America begins to recover from COVID-19-related disruptions to education.
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How to Negotiate With Your Landlord

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 9:00am
It’s a renter’s market. Here are some tips to help you take advantage of your power as a tenant.
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‘Mark Trail’ Jumps Into an Adventure With a New Cartoonist

New York Times Books - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 9:00am
The environmentally minded comic strip, which began in 1946, will be drawn by Jules Rivera, who is known for her slice-of-life webcomic “Love, Joolz.”
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‘Father of the Bride,’ the Pandemic and Me

New York Time Movies - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 8:00am
The director Nancy Meyers explains how a sort-of sequel was born amid worry and a desire to help. George Banks would approve.
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Covid-19 News: Live Updates

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 7:37am
Speaker Nancy Pelosi, under pressure from moderate Democrats to work toward a deal with the White House, laid the groundwork for action on a stimulus bill.
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The Empty Stages of N.Y.C.

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 5:22am
Most concerts, plays and other live performances have yet to resume. The pandemic fallout has devastated creative workers and hurt the city.
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The Gilgo Beach Murders Were a Cold Case. Then a New Police Chief Arrived.

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 5:00am
After a decade of little movement in a series of killings on Long Island, a new sense of urgency.
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How a Celebrity Fitness Trainer Who Has Gone Virtual Spends Sundays

New York Times NY Region News - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 5:00am
Akin Akman teaches his popular workouts to an Aarmy of students from a nearly empty studio.
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