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    Your Monday Briefing: Djokovic’s Appeal to Australia

    Plus violence in Kazakhstan and the release of an imprisoned Saudi princess from jail. Jan. 9, 2022, 4:05 p.m. ET Good morning. We’re covering Novak Djokovic’s appeal to enter Australia,…

    ‘Our Boat Was Surrounded by Dead Bodies’: Witnessing a Migrant Tragedy

    Migrants who were on a separate boat described the horrible aftermath of the sinking in the English Channel that took at least 27 lives. Migrants arriving at a beach last…

    Covid Hit U.S. Meat Plants Far Harder Than Thought, Report Says

    World|Coronavirus cases and deaths were vastly underestimated in U.S. meatpacking plants, a House report says. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/28/world/meatpacking-workers-covid-cases-deaths.html Meatpacking plants were the scenes of some early coronavirus hot spots. Workers waited to…

    Deaths In Custody of Two Brothers Fuel Anger Over Covid Enforcement in Kenya

    People walking home along a highway on the outskirts of Nairobi, Kenya, in April. As a new wave of the coronavirus surges, the authorities have indefinitely extended a nightly curfew.…

    Breakthrough Infections and the Delta Variant: What to Know

    Scientific understanding of the coronavirus variant is changing quickly. Here’s a recap of the most important findings. Administering a Covid-19 vaccine in Moultrie, Ga., last month. The vaccines are highly…

    Teens Are Rarely Hospitalized With Covid, but Cases Can Be Severe

    Adolescents were hospitalized with Covid three times as often as with flu, researchers reported. Nearly one-third wound up in I.C.U.s. Experts said the findings underscore the importance of vaccinating children…

    Hundreds of thousands in Gaza face shortages of clean water and medicine.

    Palestinian families taking shelter in a United Nations school in Rafah, southern Gaza, on Monday.Credit…Said Khatib/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images May 18, 2021, 5:43 a.m. ET Sewage systems have been…

    A Tenth of N.Y.C.’s Covid Dead May Be in Mass Graves on Hart Island

    World|Up to a tenth of New York City’s coronavirus dead may be buried in a potter’s field. March 25, 2021, 4:26 p.m. ET March 25, 2021, 4:26 p.m. ET Workers…

    Supply Isn’t the Only Thing Stymying Europe’s Vaccine Rollout

    Bureaucratic inertia, a diffusion of responsibility and logistical problems have seriously undercut vaccination efforts. In Italy, it’s the older population that bears the brunt. Waiting for the Pfizer shot in…

    Julie Pomagalski, Former Olympic Snowboarder, Is Killed in an Avalanche

    Sports|Julie Pomagalski, Former Olympic Snowboarder, Is Killed in an Avalanche The 40-year-old competed for France in the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City and at the Turin Games in…