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‘Yeah, whatever,’ says Australian swimmer after beating US star Katie Ledecky

• Nishiya Momiji, 13, becomes one of youngest gold medal winners in Olympic history • The latest on the Tokyo Olympics

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‘People are just walking out in the middle of shifts’: What it’s like to work in a restaurant right now

Going out to eat might feel a little different these days. Maybe you’re waiting longer for a table, even though the restaurant doesn’t appear full. Or maybe your service is…

Solving the mystery of a 140-year-old thrift store violin

Hans Öqvist was a twenty-something university graduate living in Uppsala, Sweden. It was the mid-1990s, and Öqvist spent his weekends roaming the city’s cobbled streets, dipping into thrift shops to…

Rarely-seen photos tell the story of America’s Black Civil War soldiers

The emancipation of slaves is central to the story of the American Civil War. But as curator and photographic historian Deborah Willis discovered growing up in the 1950s and ’60s,…

Growing group of GOP members wants McCarthy to punish Kinzinger and Cheney for joining Jan. 6 committee

• Author: Trump went from ‘almost giddy’ to ‘oh crap’ during riot • Carl Bernstein: Trump is a ‘war criminal’

California’s largest wildfire is threatening thousands of structures

California’s largest wildfire has destroyed multiple buildings and is threatening thousands more as the battle against the blaze stretched into its 12th day. Low moisture in vegetation and limited access…

Pelosi appoints Kinzinger to Jan. 6 House select committee

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Sunday she has appointed GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger to the House select committee to investigate the January 6 attack on the US Capitol, bolstering the…

27 things you’ll want to buy during Nordstrom’s massive Anniversary Sale