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    • War Looms Between Russia and Ukraine, but Diplomatic Options Remain

    War Looms Between Russia and Ukraine, but Diplomatic Options Remain

    Fears of a Russian invasion of Ukraine are growing, but diplomatic options remain. Ukrainian soldiers in a trench on the frontline on Monday in Popasna, Ukraine.Credit…Brendan Hoffman for The New…

    Ransomware Group REvil Dismantled in Raids, Russia Says

    Moscow said the ransomware group REvil “ceased to exist” after raids and arrests. It is not clear if the operation will ease tensions with Washington. Federal Security Service headquarters in…

    How the U.S. Lost Ground to China in the Contest for Clean Energy

    WASHINGTON — Tom Perriello saw it coming but could do nothing to stop it. André Kapanga too. Despite urgent emails, phone calls and personal pleas, they watched helplessly as a…

    Race to the Future: What to Know About the Frantic Quest for Cobalt

    A New York Times investigation examines the global demand for raw materials as the clean energy revolution takes off. This is what we found. Miners hauled bags of cobalt in…

    Biden Pledges $3 Billion to Help the World Adapt to Climate Change

    World|Biden pledged $3 billion to help the world adapt to climate change. That’s not as much as it seems. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/11/02/world/biden-cop26-climate-change-pledge.html President Biden speaking on Tuesday during the COP26 summit in…

    10 Republican-led States Sue Over Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

    World|Ten Republican-led states sue over Biden’s vaccination mandate for federal contractors. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/29/world/vaccine-mandate-states-sue.html A protest against vaccine mandates in August outside a hospital in Des Moines. The State of Iowa joined…

    China’s Weapon Tests Close to a ‘Sputnik Moment,’ U.S. General Says

    Gen. Mark A. Milley said China’s testing of a hypersonic missile “has all of our attention.” Comments by Gen. Mark A. Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff,…

    Biden Delays Release of Some J.F.K. Records, Citing Pandemic

    Americas|Biden delays the release of remaining J.F.K. assassination records, citing the pandemic. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/23/world/americas/jfk-assassination-pandemic.html People in Washington reacting to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on Nov. 22, 1963.Credit…George Tames/The…

    As Migrants Surge Toward Border, Court Hands Biden a Lifeline

    Desperate to control the unrelenting buildup on the border, Biden administration officials turn their focus to deterring migration, dashing hopes of asylum seekers. Migrants, mostly from Central America and Haiti,…

    Biden’s Inaccurate Claims in Defending Afghanistan Withdrawal

    Fact Check The president made misleading or false claims about the reaction of allies to the withdrawal, the presence of Al Qaeda and conditions for Americans traveling to the Kabul…