“Decade” in the news

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The Age
· 'Very violent crime': Top cop says solving death of Karen Leek a 'huge' priority  
The pair had lived together at the same Cross Road address they had co-owned for more than two decades.
The New York Times
· ‘On the Record’ Review: A Black Woman’s View of #MeToo  
Dixon didn’t speak publicly about the incident for more than two decades, fearing that challenging the “godfather of hip-hop” would amount to a betrayal of her community.
The Age
· What do you do with a stolen Vincent van Gogh painting?  
Now the thief is in very much the same situation as Durham was decades ago.
· 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' takes an ABC victory lap before heading to Disney+  
For nearly a decade, “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” has been the little show that could.
The New York Times
· Coronavirus Briefing: What Happened Today  
They saw it coming over a decade ago: Government-supported researchers predicted that a pandemic would one day cause a severe shortage of medical masks.
The New York Times
· Julián Castro: ‘It’s a Totally Porous Safety Net’  
After nearly two decades in politics, he doesn’t have his eye on a future race.
Malay Mail
· US coronavirus deaths top 100,000 as country reopens  
The new respiratory disease has also killed more people than the AIDS epidemic did from 1981 through 1989, and it is far deadlier than the seasonal flu has been in decades.
The Guardian
· The Proms needs its audience just as we need the Proms  
In the past three decades, I’ve been lucky enough to go to hundreds more Proms, and whether in boxes, stalls, the choir, or from the vertigo-inducing heights of the gallery the experience is special, the atmosphere crackles.
Seeking Alpha
· Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd. (PSHZF) CEO William Ackman on Q1 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  
One choice became sort of very clear and the other interesting event that really took transpired over even the last decade but in particular over the last year or 18-months or so was a dramatic continuation of a decline in credit spreads with respect to corporate credit.
The Atlantic
· Listen: It’s a Small World Health Organization  
In my decades studying WHO, I've seen ups and downs, but I have not seen this kind of existential threat.