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    MacKenzie Scott Announces $4.2 Billion More in Charitable Giving

    “She’s disrupting the norms around billionaire philanthropy by moving quickly,” an expert on charities...

    Hospitals Prepare for First Shots as Virus Vaccine Shipments Blanket U.S.

    The first of nearly three million doses were sent across the country, the start...

    C.D.C. Panel Recommends Pfizer Vaccine for Patients as Young as 16

    The advisory panel of experts endorsed the vaccine and will soon issue specific guidance...

    Nigerian Military in Firefight With Gang That Kidnapped Students

    The country’s president said the kidnappers had been found in a forest, in northwest...

    F.D.A. Advisory Panel Gives Green Light to Pfizer Vaccine

    The blessing of these experts means that the agency will OK the vaccine’s use,...

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    Revisa cuándo es posible que recibas la vacuna.

    La crítica de restaurantes más famosa de Dakota del Norte ahora pide comida para llevar

    A los 94 años, la autora de una reseña gastronómica que se convirtió en...

    Your Friday Briefing

    South Korea’s biggest coronavirus crisis

    Unemployment Claims Jump, Casting New Shadow Over U.S. Economy

    The recent coronavirus surge is taking a toll on jobs that one economist calls...

    Istanbul Is Locking Down. But Not if You’re a Tourist.

    The city’s strict weekend curfew doesn’t apply to foreign visitors, who are free to...
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    Your Wednesday Briefing

    An unequal global recovery.

    As the Virus Ravages Poorer Countries, Rich Nations Are Springing Back to Life

    Despite early vows, the developed world has done little to promote global vaccination, in what analysts call both a moral and epidemiological failure.

    They Were Promised a Socialist Paradise, and Ended Up in ‘Hell’

    Lee Tae-kyung has campaigned tirelessly in South Korea to share the story of the 93,000 people who migrated from Japan to North Korea from...

    Blinken and G-7 Allies Turn Their Focus to ‘Democratic Values’

    A growing global competition with China and Russia looms over a gathering of foreign ministers in London.

    Your Wednesday Briefing

    Pfizer reaps big profits from the vaccine.

    Subway Train Derails in Mexico City; Scores Are Injured, Reports Say

    The derailment occurred at a station in the city’s southeast, the authorities said.