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Politics

'The guy from Searchlight': Former Senate leader Harry Reid is dead at 82

Born into poverty in Searchlight, Nev., the onetime amateur boxer served in Congress for 34 years — first in the House and, later, for three decades in the Senate.

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The Coronavirus Crisis

It's time to recalculate your COVID 'risk budget.' Here's how

8 min

It's time to recalculate your COVID 'risk budget.' Here's how

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Health

CDC director on new isolation rules

9 min

CDC director on new isolation rules

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'The guy from Searchlight': Former Senate leader Harry Reid is dead at 82

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