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Biden raises government worker minimum wage to $15
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21 January 2022
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House Jan. 6 committee requests Ivanka Trump's cooperation
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House Jan. 6 committee requests Ivanka Trump's cooperation

Georgia prosecutor calls for special grand jury for Trump election inquiry
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Georgia prosecutor calls for special grand jury for Trump election inquiry

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How attacking SCOTUS is a Democratic self-own
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The credulous response to Havana syndrome
The US Embassy in Havana.
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Ukraine, Russia, and the problem of the Cold War lens
Vladimir Putin.
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Ukraine, Russia, and the problem of the Cold War lens

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The week's good news

20 January 2022
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This 6-year-old is Georgia's youngest certified farmer

Missing cat reunited with family after owner hears his meowing over the phone
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Missing cat reunited with family after owner hears his meowing over the phone

Mobile bookstore spreads the joy of reading across the Bronx
3.

Mobile bookstore spreads the joy of reading across the Bronx

Fans raise thousands of dollars for animal shelters as part of the Betty White Challenge
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Fans raise thousands of dollars for animal shelters as part of the Betty White Challenge

Culture

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The week's best photojournalism
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The coronavirus vaccines are safer than aspirin or Tylenol
Death.
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The coronavirus vaccines are safer than aspirin or Tylenol

2 new books tackle our not-so-distant futures
Books.
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The dilemma of deinstitutionalization
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9 books to read in 2022
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15 TV shows to watch in 2022
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15 movies to watch in 2022
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Business Briefing

21 January 2022
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9 million stay home from work due to COVID-19

Nasdaq falls deeper into correction territory
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Nasdaq falls deeper into correction territory

Mortgage rates rise to highest in 22 months
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Netflix shares plummet on forecast of slower subscriber growth
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Netflix shares plummet on forecast of slower subscriber growth

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Microsoft's Activision Blizzard bailout
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Inflation is now a real, serious threat to Biden
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