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Welcome the smarter annual cicada to the US

Welcome the smarter annual cicada to the US

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Meet the dog-day cicada, also known as Neotibicen canicularis, a species of annual cicada.

You are faced with a simple choice: say, a takeout double or a one-no-trump overcall. At that moment, it will be difficult to judge the effect…

Beryl Pfizer, who was a radio and television producer, said, “I write down everything I want to remember. That way, instead of spending a lot …

Former South African President Jacob Zuma sentenced to 15 months in prison for contempt of court

Former South African President Jacob Zuma sentenced to 15 months in prison for contempt of court

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South Africa's highest court found former President Jacob Zuma, pictured here in South Africa, on 15 October 2019, guilty of contempt of court…

South Africa is considering letting women have multiple husbands. Conservatives aren't happy

South Africa is considering letting women have multiple husbands. Conservatives aren't happy

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The Houses of Parliament in Cape Town, South Africa. The government is considering allowing women to have multiple husbands.

My editor and I have had some discussions about changing English spellings to American when the original was penned by an Englishmen — or, in …

Yesterday, I mentioned Ben Fogle’s book, “English — The Story of Marmite, Queuing and Weather” (William Collins). Were you wondering about Mar…