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23  février     21h47
   Why Haley focuses on long game, despite Trump’s South Carolina leadPolls suggest that Nikki Haley has little hope of pulling off a primary win in her home state. At present, Donald Trump’s sway over the party is too large. But she is taking a longer view. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com USA...
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   What has two years of war cost Ukraine and Russia The war in Ukraine has tallied massive costs in lives, money, and materiel not just for the combatants, Ukraine and Russia, but for much of the world. It will take years before restoration is even within reach. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com World...
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   Ukraine: After two years of war, the abnormal is the new normalHow has Lyman, a battered community in eastern Ukraine, endured two years of a war that never feels far away Children need a secure routine. Services need to be restored. Yet everywhere, still, is uncertainty. presshttps: www...
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   Urban art as city correctiveNew forms of public art build on the experiences of cities like Philadelphia, where the arts help heal communities and individuals. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com Commentary the monitors view Urban art as city corrective icid rss amp;utm source press.coop
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   US back on moon, with difficult landing for first private sector craftThe first lunar spacecraft landing by a private company Houston based Intuitive Machines is a milestone. But technical challenges highlight the difficulty of space exploration. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com Science ...
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   With fighter jets in hand, Hungary ready to approve Sweden’s NATO bidA new defense deal between Hungary and Sweden marks an easing of tensions between the countries. Their cooperation comes at a critical moment as Sweden is poised to join NATO. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com World Europe ...
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   Hygge season: Learning to winter like the DanesIn exploring hygge, the Danish art of coziness, I learned to rest and savor the season. It’s a counterintuitive lesson in slowing down. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com The Culture The Home Forum Hygge season Learning to winter like the Danes...
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   Do you carry credit card debt Why Capital One is betting on it.Swelling American credit card debt has Capital One Financial counting on a billion merger with credit lending heavy hitter Discover Financial. Since the pandemic, American consumers have relied more on credit card usage to support...
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   When cellphone outages strike, landlines can help if you have oneLandlines are handy to have when mobile networks go down but they’ve disappeared from nearly in American households. The shift is part of a broader evolution in our expectations around communication. presshttps: www...
22  février     22h30
   Half the globe is now middle class. Is that sustainable Middle class prosperity has risen around the world. But the expectation of ever expanding economic growth comes with social and environmental costs. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com Books Half the globe is now middle class. Is that...
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   Meet the young rebels fighting against Myanmar’s juntaThe coup in Myanmar brought new blood into resistance groups. Their fresh ideas have been embraced, building momentum against the junta. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com World Asia South Central Meet the young rebels fighting...
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   As GOP groups go MAGA, some see trouble for party apparatusEfforts to put Trump supporters in charge of Republican infrastructure at all levels are bearing fruit. Some laud it as grassroots activism. Others call it a hostile takeover. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com USA Politics As GOP...
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   After two years of war, Russia finds itself frozen, but transformedBetween Alexei Navalny’s death and the anniversary of the invasion of Ukraine, Russia is in transition. The public may be going along with the war, but the country’s space for expression is shrinking. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com...
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   What happens when achievement turns toxic and how to fix itCollege prep increases the pressure on teens to succeed. Author Jennifer Breheny Wallace offers tips for turning down the heat. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com Books Author Q As What happens when achievement turns toxic and how...
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   To fix Gaza, a glint of trustIn a region where suspicion runs high, Israel plans to rely on a few trusted Palestinians in Gaza to self govern. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com Commentary the monitors view To fix Gaza a glint of trust icid rss amp;utm source press.coop
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   Alabama IVF providers pause programs in wake of court rulingA second in vitro fertilization provider in Alabama is pausing services after the state Supreme Court ruled that frozen embryos are legally considered children. They are evaluating whether patients or doctors could face criminal charges or...
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   Can Biden coax Israelis out of trauma toward regional peace The U.S. vision of a regional peace deal emerging from a Gaza cease fire is finding little support among either Israel’s government or its people. presshttps: www.csmonitor.com World Middle East Can Biden coax Israelis out of...
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   Help at the border: Albania agrees to receive Italy’s asylum seekersOnce a haven for Albanian émigrés from communism, Italy will send new asylum seekers to Albania while they await visa approval. Albania’s parliament approved Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni’s plan to stem the migrant crisis....
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   New kind of whale watch: Puget Sound pilot program tracks whale safetyThe U.S. Coast Guard is launching a pilot program to alert ships of whale sightings in an effort to keep the animals safe from boat strikes and noise in Washington state’s Salish Sea. The alert system uses thermal cameras and...
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   For libraries, e book lending is a new chapter and a new challengeThe Netflix model of leasing e books to public libraries is expensive, full of limitations, and potentially a boon for censorship, librarians say. It’s a growing business model that shifts power to publishers and makes access...