The Morning Dispatch: The Russia-Ukraine Holding Pattern
Plus: A key inflation index hits a 40-year high.
Happy Thursday! Congratulations to future Hall-of-Fame pitcher, cancer survivor, and all-around good guy Jon Lester for calling it a career on Wednesday after 16 seasons, five All-Star Game appearances, and three World Series championships.
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The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Wednesday that inflation, as measured by the…