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George Martins

George Martins joined the news desk at the Globe in 2009 after an eight-year stint as a copy editor/layout editor in the sports department. He edits foreign, national, local, and business news, and designs A section, metro section, and obituary pages.

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Simeon Booker, 99, pioneering reporter on race issues

By Robert D. McFadden , New York Times

Mr. Booker covered racial injustice and the civil rights struggle for readers of Jet and Ebony magazines and was The Washington Post’s first black reporter.

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BBC women demand action on pay gap


An open letter signed by 42 demanded that the corporation “act now” to eliminate the disparity.

Zbigniew Brzezinski, national security adviser to Jimmy Carter, dies at 89

By Daniel Lewis , New York Times

Zbigniew Brzezinski, the hawkish strategic theorist who was national security adviser to President Jimmy Carter, died on Friday.

Clinton’s State Department calendar missing scores of entries

By Stephen Braun , Associated Press

A review of Hillary Clinton’s official calendar identified at least 75 meetings with outside interests that were not recorded or were listed without the names of those she met.

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