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A 15-year-old boy died of his injuries on Monday at Arkansas Children’s Hospital after he was shot by another 15-year-old boy at a junior high school in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, the authorities said.

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Nearly all of the big winners from the Golden Globes are available to stream. Here’s where to find them.

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Replying to @MichaelPaulson: Tony Awards voting begins today, honoring a Broadway season that ended a year ago, in anticipation of a ceremony that r…

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See how doctors, patients and their families in Britain are coping with the unrelenting nature of the coronavirus pandemic, with photographs by @drewtesta and words from @cowellcnd.

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More than 20 million people in Britain have received vaccine shots, and fatalities and infections have fallen. But one report suggested the improvements are due to lockdown, not vaccination, just as the government announced a spring reopening plan.

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When Jack O’Malley opened his family business as an undertaker four years ago, he expected to oversee three burials a week. Now the pace of loss has quickened. In one week in February, he arranged nine bereavements in two days.

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Shelia Washington fought for decades to get the Scottsboro Boys cleared from an egregious injustice in the Jim Crow South, and created a museum in their honor. She died in January of a heart attack at 61.

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The victims of kidnappings for ransom in Nigeria are not just the rich, powerful or famous, but also the poor. Mass abductions of girls and boys at boarding schools in the northwest have been happening at least once every three weeks since last December.

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When Jack O’Malley opened his family business as an undertaker four years ago, he expected to oversee three burials a week. Now the pace of loss has quickened. In one week in February, he arranged nine bereavements in two days.

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Fatalities have been especially high among some minorities. “We used to bury two to three a week in summer, four to five in winter. Now it’s six a day,” said Idris Patel, who founded a Muslim burial trust in London. His group had to rent two more diggers.

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Haydar Sal survived Covid-19 in the ICU in London that Dr. Jain oversees.

“The worst thing was seeing the people around me die,” Sal said. “I saw a lot of people beg every kind of god they could think of to survive.”

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“One of my biggest feelings in the second wave has been anger at how many people are blatantly ignoring the rules and not really thinking about what they are doing out and about,” said Dr. Susan Jain. “I want people to know how awful it is.”

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After months of mixed messages from the government, the virus still divides the country between those who know its reach and those seduced by unlikely promises. Fatalities, hospitalizations and infection rates soared in mid-January — a deadly second wave.

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Quoted @drewtesta

On assignment for @nytimes, I spent weeks documenting the areas where the coronavirus has raged most violently in the UK.

The photographer Andrew Testa spent nearly four weeks in hospitals, mortuaries and care homes documenting the pandemic in Britain, and the people living and dying through it.

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The battle against the pandemic continues in Britain a year after the coronavirus first emerged there. In ICUs teeming with patients, doctors and nurses in protective garb work through noise, chaos and bleeping monitors.

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Replying to @nytgraphics: States continue to adjust their virus restrictions and mask mandates.
• Massachusetts relaxed rules on performance venues…

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States continue to adjust their virus restrictions and mask mandates.
• Massachusetts relaxed rules on performance venues.
• South Carolina lifted restrictions on gathering sizes and alcohol sales.
• Kentucky extended its mask order.
See more here.

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Morgan Wallen’s “Dangerous” opened at No. 1 on Billboard’s album chart and has held strong ever since — even after his music was removed from radio and streaming playlists after a video surfaced of him using a racial slur.

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In most parts of the country, getting a coronavirus vaccine can feel like trying to win the lottery, but in Gila County, Arizona, any resident over the age of 18 can walk into a clinic without an appointment right now and get a vaccine.

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Replying to @LaurenSHirsch: SCOOP: Private equity is getting "crafty."  Apollo and at least one other private equity firm have expressed interest in…

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SCOOP: Private equity is getting "crafty."  Apollo and at least one other private equity firm have expressed interest in acquiring Michaels, sources tell me. The retailer has boomed as people have turned to arts & crafts during the pandemic. 🧵🪡 $MIK

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Tony Awards voting begins today, honoring a Broadway season that ended a year ago, in anticipation of a ceremony that remains unscheduled. Here are 6 things you might want to know about this most-unusual awards proceeding:

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