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Publicly Supportive, Biden Is Said to Sharpen His Tone With Netanyahu in Private
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Gaza War Deepens a Long-Running Humanitarian Crisis

Gaza War Deepens a Long-Running Humanitarian Crisis

By Iyad Abuheweila, Adam Rasgon, Isabel Kershner and Marc Santora

The Palestinian enclave was already in a dire state. The war with Israel has made it worse, damaging the health and sewage systems, closing schools and displacing tens of thousands.

Publicly Supportive, Biden Is Said to Sharpen His Tone With Netanyahu in Private

Publicly Supportive, Biden Is Said to Sharpen His Tone With Netanyahu in Private

By Michael Crowley and Annie Karni

Mr. Biden has spoken publicly about how he once sent Mr. Netanyahu a photograph with the inscription, "Bibi, I don't agree with a damn thing you say, but I love you."

Is the Subway More Dangerous? Data Is Mixed, but Some Riders Are Scared.

Is the Subway More Dangerous? Data Is Mixed, but Some Riders Are Scared.

By Winnie Hu, Nate Schweber and Sean Piccoli

City officials cite lower subway crime numbers, but a spate of random attacks has unnerved riders.

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Meet the Four Kinds of People Holding Us Back From Full Vaccination

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Today's Videos

Israeli Airstrike Damages Gaza Health Clinic

Video Video: Israeli Airstrike Damages Gaza Health Clinic

By Reuters

An Israeli airstrike hit a street outside the Al-Rimal health clinic in central Gaza City Monday evening, shattering windows, shredding doors and wrecking Gaza's only coronavirus test laboratory.

Thousands of Migrants Cross Into Spanish Enclave

Video Video: Thousands of Migrants Cross Into Spanish Enclave

By Reuters

Spain on Tuesday deployed troops to the North African coastal city of Ceuta to patrol the border with Morocco after thousands of people crossed over since Monday.

Janet Yellen Urges Business Leaders to Adopt Biden's Tax Plan

Video Video: Janet Yellen Urges Business Leaders to Adopt Biden's Tax Plan

By Reuters

Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen urged business leaders to support the Biden administration's proposals for making investments that would raise taxes on corporations to benefit the U.S. economy.

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