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A Struggling Desert Town Bets Its Future on Pot

Supported by A Struggling Desert Town Bets Its Future on Pot Image Needles, Calif., is a small town along Route 66 near the Arizona border. Local officials hope the cannabis industry can help fill the run-down buildings and usher in an economic revival.CreditCreditJoe Buglewicz for The New York Times By ...

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With a Pregnant Iraqi, Collapsed in a Desert, as Bullets Fly

From a ridge overlooking a village in western Mosul, the Iraqi troops spotted the family fleeing the Islamic State. Through their binoculars, the soldiers saw that the small group approaching us was waving a white flag, and so they held their fire. The family included three women — one of ...

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