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U.K. defends vaccine-dosing delays as approach gains traction

World Jan 25, 2021

U.K. defends vaccine-dosing delays as approach gains traction

The U.K. has defended its decision to delay second doses of vaccines as the best way to combat the coronavirus, as more countries adopt a similar strategy in a race against rising cases and deadlier strains. In an interview on Sky News, U.K. Health Secretary ...

All quiet on the populist front?

Commentary / World Jan 25, 2021

All quiet on the populist front?

by Jan-werner Mueller

Liberals around the world are daring to hope that there is a silver lining to the violent denouement of Donald Trump’s presidency: namely, that the inciter-in-chief’s ignominious exit from the political stage will chasten authoritarian populists elsewhere. Unfortunately, their optimism is naive. Contrary to the ...

Manchester United knocks Liverpool out of F.A. Cup

Soccer Jan 25, 2021

Manchester United knocks Liverpool out of F.A. Cup

Manchester United added to Liverpool's current woes with a 3-2 win, thanks to a free kick by Bruno Fernandes in a blockbuster fourth-round F.A. Cup clash at Old Trafford on Sunday. The Portuguese, on as a substitute, stepped up to bend a right-footed strike past ...

More Sports Jan 25, 2021

Greek sailing coach arrested for rape of underage athlete

A Greek sailing coach accused of raping an 11-year-old athlete was arrested Sunday, the latest aftershock from an Olympic champion's allegations of sexual abuse in the sport. The 38-year-old, who has so far not been named by authorities, was arrested on the island of Samos ...

Maya Yoshida opens account for Sampdoria during win over Parma

Soccer Jan 25, 2021

Maya Yoshida opens account for Sampdoria during win over Parma

Japan captain Maya Yoshida netted his first goal in the Italian top flight Sunday to help Sampdoria defeat relegation-threatened Parma 2-0. The 32-year-old center back, who moved from English Premier League side Southampton midway through last season, capitalized on a defensive lapse to score the ...