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This is due to the impact of the pandemic, ranging from potentially lengthy mail times to the need to social-distance our employees at our processing sites.
TAX SEASON 2021: A TORNADO IS COMINGMICHELLE SINGLETARYFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The publication sent Warner’s representatives a list of follow-up questions, in response to which they issued a lengthy statement denying any wrongdoing.
EVAN RACHEL WOOD NAMES MARILYN MANSON IN ABUSE ALLEGATIONS: ‘I AM DONE LIVING IN FEAR OF RETALIATION’SONIA RAOFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Richardson, the worker there who supports the union, complains about the scant time Amazon gives employees to use bathrooms, breaks that can sometimes require lengthy walks in the massive warehouse.
AMAZON’S ANTI-UNION BLITZ STALKS ALABAMA WAREHOUSE WORKERS EVERYWHERE, EVEN THE BATHROOMJAY GREENEFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
On July 24, with a lengthy public statement, Duvernay-Tardif became the first NFL player to opt out of the season.
HIS TEAM IS GOING TO THE SUPER BOWL. HE’S STAYING ON THE CORONAVIRUS FRONT LINES.ADAM KILGOREFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That means a player could spend just a few days out of action or have a lengthy stint away from the team.
ALEX OVECHKIN, DMITRY ORLOV CLEARED TO PLAY FOR CAPS; EVGENY KUZNETSOV, ILYA SAMSONOV REMAIN OUTSAMANTHA PELLJANUARY 30, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That approach could provide relief “much sooner by avoiding the lengthy legislative process that would likely stretch into late summer or early fall” than if it was contained in a standalone bill, Farrel said.
SAN DIEGANS ARE DROWNING IN WATER DEBT DURING COVID-19MACKENZIE ELMERJANUARY 27, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
McGuireWoods has received the bulk of the payments — in excess of $3 million — for a lengthy and complex review of USAGM’s email archives.
FORMER VOICE OF AMERICA OVERSEER HIRED TWO LAW FIRMS TO $4 MILLION NO-BID CONTRACTS.PAUL FARHIJANUARY 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
After it ended, a third-grader started a lengthy conversation with the mayor.
FROM A MEDIAN ON PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, D.C. MAYOR MURIEL BOWSER SAYS SHE’LL WELCOME VISITORS SOON — BUT NOT NOWJULIE ZAUZMERJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In deciding who is eligible, doctors assess whether a patient could survive traveling to the facility, undergoing surgery that can last 12 hours and then a lengthy recovery process.
COVID-19 DESTROYED A YOUNG MAN’S LUNGS. CAN HIS FOSTER MOM LET HIM GO?STEVE THOMPSONJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When we meet him in Concrete Rose, Maverick is the son of a mother who is working-class poor and a father who is serving a lengthy prison sentence.
ANGIE THOMAS’ NEW PREQUEL TO THE HATE U GIVE CHALLENGES THE CULT OF MASCULINITYCLEYVIS NATERAJANUARY 12, 2021TIME

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