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Everything should work. Headlines that do not appear to have changed are resulting in different MD5 hashes and being duplicated in database. I will fix that at some point.

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World Cup Schedule: How to Watch Every Match
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Ban on Beer Is Latest Flash Point in World Cup Culture Clash
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The World Cup That Changed Everything
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France’s Karim Benzema Is Out of World Cup
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Qatar World Cup Faces New Edict: Hide the Beer
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How Europe Decides Who Wins the World Cup
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Ready or Not, a Young U.S. Team’s Moment Arrives
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Welcome to the Joy-Free World Cup
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U.S. Announces a World Cup Roster Shaped by a Wholesale Turnover
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Qatar Offered Fans Free World Cup Trips, but Only on Its Terms

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73422d7e-368a-5d8a-9cb0-87f0b5d08045Can The Daily Wire Turn Nashville Into Hollywood for Conservatives?Style2022-12-07 13:34:012022-12-09 19:45:03
d795dac7-b994-5940-8ad6-4733664cf59cKyrsten Sinema Says She Will Leave the Democratic PartyU.S.2022-12-09 03:18:302022-12-09 19:45:03
df3cba7b-5cc0-586a-93fc-17a8206efe10Tourists Rush to See Mauna Loa’s Rare EruptionU.S.2022-12-09 00:00:092022-12-09 19:45:03
286e3c77-8af2-5909-a4ed-6e8cf5d117ccA Rural Hospital’s Excruciating Choice: $3.2 Million a Year or Inpatient Care?Health2022-12-09 03:00:232022-12-09 11:45:03
9571404e-4859-5ac2-be8b-c08e75109a0dBeijing Braces for Covid Surge After China Lifts Pandemic CurbsWorld2022-12-09 02:13:382022-12-09 11:45:03
0cba707f-7c34-57e8-afe8-7ac5e4b86e06‘Something From Tiffany’s’ Review: Put a Ring on ItMovies2022-12-08 09:00:062022-12-08 19:45:04
60444660-7caf-53d1-9eef-cba7703a0b46Is Aaron Judge the Next Yankees Captain?Sports2022-12-07 16:20:512022-12-08 19:45:04
fcc4bf77-13c6-5484-9682-ec5d3c52f081A Plea From Experts to Pregnant Women: Get Vaccinated Against CovidHealth2022-12-08 06:03:562022-12-08 19:45:04
62e52c0f-c5f7-598a-9a1d-e818d9f83e96A timeline of attacks on Russian territory during the Ukraine war.World2022-12-06 14:06:082022-12-08 11:45:05
19be7c8b-ae25-5706-8fe8-fc6b25a31b4dChanneling the Old Steinbrenner Ways, Yankees Stepped Up for JudgeSports2022-12-07 06:25:252022-12-08 03:45:06
b9fbc4b9-c7ab-540c-806f-192b522ca11cWhat to Know About the North Carolina Power OutagesU.S.2022-12-05 05:44:552022-12-08 03:45:06
fefc799e-6cd8-5e93-b152-9b037f364e47Russian Shelling Kills Multiple People in East Ukraine, Official SaysWorld2022-12-07 13:48:102022-12-08 03:45:06
267b1bf8-ab7e-5e89-a8d5-c0f10376abb2Five Things You Need to Know About the Supreme Court Case That Could Radically Change ElectionsU.S.2022-12-07 09:52:082022-12-07 19:45:03
26c4c956-5c10-59cc-af32-2b5f1ccd0238Peru’s President Tried to Dissolve Congress. By Day’s End, He Was Arrested.World2022-12-07 09:30:232022-12-07 19:45:03
3b471b0b-7815-53b5-bc92-0c9ceb4671d9Walker, Trump’s Celebrity Pick, Underscores Trump’s FallOpinion2022-12-06 23:08:332022-12-07 19:45:03
41d6b51b-322b-5d72-9bc7-bf18233b2045Germany Arrests 25 Suspected of Planning to Overthrow GovernmentWorld2022-12-07 00:30:432022-12-07 19:45:03
a7eb8e80-018a-56c0-b580-943f67eedfa8The Supreme Court Is Turning Into a Court of First ResortOpinion2022-12-07 02:00:122022-12-07 19:45:03
dc5aa3ce-c3f5-53e1-a531-e2362e1f6a26Don Luce, Activist Who Helped End the Vietnam War, Dies at 88World2022-12-06 09:20:262022-12-07 19:45:03
dc74c13c-def4-5937-8970-7ba3e5cab363Best Songs of 2022Arts2022-12-07 02:00:392022-12-07 19:45:03
e385bad2-cd71-5ebf-8cf7-4cf38c107758How Biden Can Help Save the Middle EastOpinion2022-12-06 16:00:062022-12-07 19:45:03

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ca587431-bbf7-56fc-b1ea-08086032133fA Rush to See Hawaii’s Eruption Reveals Social Fissures on the Big IslandU.S.2022-12-09 00:00:112022-12-09 19:45:03
cf787631-406e-5e5b-8564-1214c010a538Inside the Fight to Pay Food Delivery Workers $23 an HourNew York2022-12-08 02:00:222022-12-09 19:45:03
fb332b88-61f6-577e-ae40-87be0dbbd7f3The 10 Best Actors of 2022Magazine2022-12-06 13:09:462022-12-09 19:45:03
05b1ff63-5979-54b4-868c-25aaadf93888Far-Right Group Suspected in German Plot Gained Strength From QAnonWorld2022-12-08 05:09:122022-12-09 11:45:03
0be07b50-5b33-5dc3-8f9c-bf2e3b3ced29U.S. Gas Prices Are Now Lower Than a Year AgoBusiness Day2022-12-08 00:38:302022-12-09 11:45:03
10cd53b1-5bf6-5ef8-a476-76dc931be5e9Britain Approves New Coal Mine Despite Climate ConcernsBusiness Day2022-12-08 03:18:592022-12-09 11:45:03
50a56223-6c53-5125-8228-82ccf07bb41cBill to Protect Same-Sex Marriage Rights Clears CongressU.S.2022-12-08 08:18:402022-12-09 11:45:03
5199bb98-3ebb-5ec7-b3f0-db3cadd49862Iran Executes Man Over Nationwide ProtestsWorld2022-12-08 04:44:202022-12-09 11:45:03
57c40ba6-5546-5b7b-87b2-0d5075336460F.T.C. Sues to Block Microsoft’s $69 Billion Acquisition of ActivisionTechnology2022-12-08 11:10:502022-12-09 11:45:03
72ef4719-550d-581c-a14d-ac082311a2eeHow Old Are You? South Korea Tries to Simplify What Should Be a Simple Question.World2022-12-08 04:17:432022-12-09 11:45:03
7544b07a-af25-52c6-bf0d-3797387c02e2New York Times Union Holds One-Day StrikeBusiness Day2022-12-07 18:21:592022-12-09 11:45:03
7f70d1f1-eb9f-59c2-a222-8b8cbed21ef5‘Empire of Light’ Review: They Found It at the MoviesMovies2022-12-08 04:00:062022-12-09 11:45:03
888119f6-d797-5734-aff6-3a760640ec38A Hotel Was Set to Become Affordable Housing. Then the Union Stepped In.New York2022-12-07 02:00:482022-12-09 11:45:03
8fdf12eb-1f7a-5cab-9bc5-4a1361c9be7fAmerican Given 8-Month Suspended Sentence in Traffic Death of British TeenWorld2022-12-08 10:20:232022-12-09 11:45:03
93061272-7b89-5d7e-9baf-ac683392bf82Congress Says Dan Snyder and the N.F.L. Impeded Sexual Harassment InvestigationSports2022-12-08 09:00:152022-12-09 11:45:03
aa6e1454-082a-5e22-8807-c151c443b2a9How the Global Spyware Industry Spiraled Out of ControlU.S.2022-12-08 02:00:292022-12-09 11:45:03
afaec1ad-f268-5d4c-94db-7844f4ab12c3Adams Plan Would Relax Rules for Developers Amid N.Y.C. Housing CrisisNew York2022-12-08 10:40:162022-12-09 11:45:03
be6d6900-f23a-5cb7-917a-e35259e20584‘Zero Covid,’ Once Ubiquitous, Vanishes in China’s Messy PivotWorld2022-12-08 02:59:482022-12-09 11:45:03
cb4a640f-cc51-55cb-beef-4fb71da60cdaA Gray Area of Loyalties Splinters a Liberated Ukrainian TownWorld2022-12-07 21:01:102022-12-09 11:45:03

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0eef14ea-4099-51dc-a930-996edb68ca3bWatching Qatar’s World Cup, Off the FieldSports2022-12-01 00:00:242022-12-09 19:45:03
22cf5a65-99bf-5fdc-bbf0-9ab954f53425Every Team Left in Qatar Is a ContenderSports2022-12-07 02:40:372022-12-09 19:45:03
3f8d0754-cc82-57ea-ae2e-361fb1d2aaceWaving the Flag of the World Cup’s Unofficial TeamSports2022-12-07 08:54:582022-12-09 19:45:03
46fbf196-186e-54f6-a4fa-d51cbdb6dd29The Giant World Cup Rookie and an Enduring Dutch MysterySports2022-12-02 01:57:042022-12-09 19:45:03
4fdd5912-28c2-5df4-9150-0cb0576c1c13The U.S. Met Expectations in the Group Stage. Now, It Hopes to Exceed Them.Sports2022-12-02 13:32:032022-12-09 19:45:03
90fa4885-5e03-59ae-9a6e-9f445275a3b5The Last Stand of Soccer’s Greatest GenerationSports2022-12-08 10:00:072022-12-09 19:45:03
9571404e-4859-5ac2-be8b-c08e75109a0dBeijing Braces for Covid Surge After China Lifts Pandemic CurbsWorld2022-12-09 02:13:382022-12-09 19:45:03
be37e2de-8144-5eb3-81fc-dcfeb56e63efBrittney Griner Is Being Taken to an Army Hospital in San AntonioWorld2022-12-08 16:43:532022-12-09 19:45:03
d795dac7-b994-5940-8ad6-4733664cf59cKyrsten Sinema Says She Will Leave the Democratic PartyU.S.2022-12-09 03:18:302022-12-09 19:45:03
d8ea7428-3b8b-598a-a6b7-11932e91df0cIt’s the World Cup’s Hot Accessory. But Should Fans Wear It?Sports2022-12-01 01:45:092022-12-09 19:45:03
de6436a7-05c7-5b7e-9c9b-27f3a07001b9Stadiums as High Art in a World Cup FantasylandSports2022-12-08 02:30:132022-12-09 19:45:03
df3cba7b-5cc0-586a-93fc-17a8206efe10Tourists Rush to See Mauna Loa’s Rare EruptionU.S.2022-12-09 00:00:092022-12-09 19:45:03
f83bd68c-8114-59a4-b650-b02a499fb0ffThe U.S. World Cup Team Is Notably Diverse, but the Pipeline Needs HelpSports2022-12-02 10:24:002022-12-09 19:45:03
ff7706bf-f8ac-58a9-85bf-644cfcf17e91Morocco Win Brings Cheers Heard Across Africa and the Middle EastWorld2022-12-07 10:33:202022-12-09 19:45:03
05b1ff63-5979-54b4-868c-25aaadf93888Far-Right Group Suspected in German Plot Gained Strength From QAnonWorld2022-12-08 05:09:122022-12-08 19:45:04
0b656b7d-4a2d-5a64-b67e-ad86c718bd43The Battle Royale Over Apple’s App StoreOpinion2022-12-05 12:30:042022-12-08 19:45:04
355241f7-98f3-56c0-bcec-c23b45641d02Who Is Viktor Bout, the Arms Dealer in the Swap for Brittney Griner?World2022-12-08 05:58:482022-12-08 19:45:04
5199bb98-3ebb-5ec7-b3f0-db3cadd49862Iran Executes Man Over Nationwide ProtestsWorld2022-12-08 04:44:202022-12-08 19:45:04
72ef4719-550d-581c-a14d-ac082311a2eeHow Old Are You? South Korea Tries to Simplify What Should Be a Simple Question.World2022-12-08 04:17:432022-12-08 19:45:04
9453c403-4834-5787-afe7-499b34bd3bc3Paul Whelan, an American imprisoned in Russia, contacts his family after weeks of silence.World2022-12-02 10:06:022022-12-08 19:45:04

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56877ea5-dbd4-54a9-8c94-f69f4919010bN.F.L. Week 13 Predictions: Our Picks for Each GameSports2022-12-08 11:09:402022-12-09 19:45:03
69da0ebb-79ee-54d0-9e1e-d99934214b5bShaping the Future of a New American Pottery CompanyStyle2022-12-08 02:00:262022-12-09 19:45:03
7618740e-b1b5-5807-a090-172a1a1365d8Jim Stewart, Unlikely Entrepreneur of Soul Music, Dies at 92Arts2022-12-08 13:59:132022-12-09 19:45:03
78946d42-46ff-5db5-89fa-427ba7dc0c06Qatar Extends Its Natural Gas Dominance at Russia’s ExpenseBusiness Day2022-12-09 02:00:242022-12-09 19:45:03
aefdaec8-63e1-5ed2-9c64-2284bbc35e44Striving to Make Netflix’s Harry and Meghan Series ‘Personal and Raw’Business Day2022-12-08 00:00:072022-12-09 19:45:03
c14bbc1c-5ab3-53cd-91d2-0cac0731ee29How Will China Turn Its Economy Back On? The World Is About to Find Out.Business Day2022-12-08 02:13:172022-12-09 19:45:03
f3bc817f-7bf4-5e5f-a8d4-5429e6a97c33Three Signals We’ve Entered a New Economic EraOpinion2022-12-09 02:00:202022-12-09 19:45:03
fb98b6a4-0641-5c86-b91b-99cb836b3b5eHe’s the Bad Boy of Chess. But Did He Cheat?Business Day2022-12-04 02:00:302022-12-09 19:45:03
05b1ff63-5979-54b4-868c-25aaadf93888Far-Right Group Suspected in German Plot Gained Strength From QAnonWorld2022-12-08 05:09:122022-12-09 11:45:03
30795ac3-aea7-5430-93cc-68c78066c238The Team Each and Every American Should Root ForOpinion2022-12-08 02:00:162022-12-09 11:45:03
375b1a7e-682d-52c9-98eb-70a703c79acdChasing the U.S., China’s Leader Emerges From Diplomatic IsolationWorld2022-12-09 02:00:572022-12-09 11:45:03
5c6bc5d6-7577-527e-845a-69160a723763‘Harry & Meghan’: What People Are Saying About the Netflix SeriesArts2022-12-08 10:38:482022-12-09 11:45:03
72ea301e-03fa-543c-b1d2-1203aef7f7c1Inside the Frantic Texts Exchanged by Crypto Executives as FTX CollapsedTechnology2022-12-08 22:04:362022-12-09 11:45:03
7a1fd069-680a-5063-8c50-ddab95081e45Key Partner in Covax Will End Support for Middle-Income NationsHealth2022-12-08 16:38:522022-12-09 11:45:03
9571404e-4859-5ac2-be8b-c08e75109a0dBeijing Braces for Covid Surge After China Lifts Pandemic CurbsWorld2022-12-09 02:13:382022-12-09 11:45:03
a8ef2ecf-7cf0-5f6d-b632-f8479b6d71c3What You Can Learn on Texas’ Death RowOpinion2022-12-09 02:00:142022-12-09 11:45:03
be37e2de-8144-5eb3-81fc-dcfeb56e63efBrittney Griner Is Being Taken to an Army Hospital in San AntonioWorld2022-12-08 16:43:532022-12-09 11:45:03
d795dac7-b994-5940-8ad6-4733664cf59cKyrsten Sinema Says She Will Leave the Democratic PartyU.S.2022-12-09 03:18:302022-12-09 11:45:03
2d752693-655a-5a87-94b7-f7f762d1eb44Advocates for Mentally Ill New Yorkers Ask Court to Halt Removal PlanNew York2022-12-08 09:36:582022-12-08 19:45:04
31a9e502-3951-5933-990f-5b76a0a7184aWhat Twitter Does to Our Sense of TimeOpinion2022-12-08 02:00:222022-12-08 19:45:04