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Letters: ‘Vision, Chutzpah and Some Testosterone’
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:13:11 +0100
A year into Trump’s presidency, we asked his voters for a progress report.
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‘Fire and Fury’ May Be Coming to a Screen Near You
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:45:45 +0100
Endeavor Content has acquired the rights to Michael Wolff’s No. 1 best-selling book. But no TV network or film studio is attached to the project.
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Want to Buy the Golden Globes Dresses? Try eBay
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:43:07 +0100
All of the proceeds from an auction of clothing worn by celebrities, which begins on Friday, will go to the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund.
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Accused Bike Path Terrorist Seeks Plea Deal to Avoid Death Penalty
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:47:46 +0100
Sayfullo Saipov, the man accused of killing eight people on a Manhattan bike path, offered to spend life in prison without parole.
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Trump’s Physical Revealed Serious Heart Concerns, Outside Experts Say
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:29:52 +0100
The White House physician had said President Trump was in “excellent” cardiac health despite having an LDL cholesterol level of 143, well above the desired number.
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Bitcoin Falls Below $10,000 as Virtual Currency Bubble Deflates
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:19:03 +0100
The price of one Bitcoin is down 50 percent from its peak as concerns grow that governments may crack down on virtual currency trading.
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Op-Ed Contributor: Innocent but Still Guilty
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:11:50 +0100
Inmates are sometimes offered freedom in exchange for pleading guilty to a crime they didn’t commit. It’s a bad deal.
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Apple, Capitalizing on New Tax Law, Plans to Bring Billions in Cash Back to U.S.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 20:55:53 +0100
Less than four weeks after President Trump signed a new tax bill, Apple plans to repatriate the vast majority of its $252 billion in cash held abroad.
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Asia and Australia Edition: Winter Olympics, California, C.I.A.: Your Thursday Briefing
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 20:33:15 +0100
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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Wisconsin Upset Raises Hopes for Democrats in 2018 Races
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:32:30 +0100
A Democrat on Tuesday won a State Senate seat long held by Republicans in western Wisconsin, and some saw it as a sign of worry for Republicans in elections ahead.
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Bannon Agrees to Cooperate With Mueller Inquiry
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:27:26 +0100
Stephen K. Bannon, the president’s former chief strategist, will be interviewed by investigators for the special counsel rather than go in front of a grand jury.
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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Aziz, We Tried to Warn You
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:17:44 +0100
It may seem like rules around sex have changed overnight, but feminists have been talking about this for a long time.
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He Leaked a Photo of Rick Perry Hugging a Coal Executive. Then He Lost His Job.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:59:22 +0100
An Energy Department photographer says he was fired for exposing the coal industry’s influence with the Energy secretary.
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Arizona’s G.O.P. Senators Assail Trump for His Attacks on the Press
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:45:39 +0100
Senator Jeff Flake called President Trump a “figure of suspicion” for his attacks on the press as John McCain called on Congress to protect journalists.
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New York Has Its ‘Jerry Springer’ Moment, With Arias and Dancing
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:10:08 +0100
With a reality TV star in the White House and ’90s nostalgia in full flower, the controversial 2003 musical about the famed talk show host arrives.
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After Cyclists Died, Safer Crosstown Bike Lanes Are Planned for Midtown Manhattan
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:51:08 +0100
New York City is moving to install protected crosstown bike lanes: one going east on 26th Street and one going west on 29th Street.
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North and South Korean Teams to March as One at Olympics
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:27:41 +0100
The agreement is a milestone in inter-Korean sports relations, and Seoul has said in the past it hoped such a move could contribute to a political thaw.
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California Today: California Today: Lessons From Montecito’s Neighbor
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:27:08 +0100
Wednesday: La Conchita looks back, the Perris horror, a code of conduct for models, hospitals erect surge tents for flu, and East Coast pot rumblings.
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Kim Jones to Exit Louis Vuitton, Reviving Speculation About What’s Next
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:57:51 +0100
As the churn atop fashion houses reaches a new frenzy, the men’s wear designer is being touted for top spots at Burberry and Versace.
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Op-Ed Contributor: A Way Forward for New York-New Jersey Commuters
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:46:46 +0100
Projects to fix vital rail lines shouldn’t be held hostage by the Trump administration.
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Marta Kostyuk, 15, Reaches 3rd Round of Australian Open
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:35:56 +0100
There’s no doubt the Ukrainian teenager can play at a high level, but she’s also learning to deal with the high expectations that come with early success.
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C.I.A., Donald Trump, Simone Biles: Your Wednesday Briefing
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:24:11 +0100
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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New York Today: New York Today: Messy Weather and Flu Facts
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:00:17 +0100
Wednesday: Expert insight on the virus, a dicey commute, and looking ahead to the Women’s March.
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Op-Ed Contributor: Would the Air Force Let Airman Trump Near a Nuclear Weapon?
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:45:15 +0100
As a former military psychiatrist, I worry that the president would fail the military’s mental health standards.
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Op-Ed Contributor: A Perfect Marriage: Evangelicals and Conservatives in Latin America
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:45:14 +0100
Christians are seducing poor voters and conservative parties. Is that good for democracy and minority rights?
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Most important news of USA:
'God' called on Perris parents accused of torture to have 13 kids
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:18:32 +0100
The California parents accused of starving and torturing 13 siblings believed "God called on them" to have so many children.
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After a Debacle, How California Became a Role Model on Measles
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:30:23 +0100
Changing minds on vaccination is very difficult, but it isn’t so important when a law can change behavior.
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Parents arrested after cops find 12 siblings shackled to beds
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:39:27 +0100
Police in California discovered a horrifying scene of 12 siblings “shackled to their beds with chains and padlocks” inside their California home after a 13th kid escaped and called 911. The siblings — ranging in age from 2 to 29 — were...
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Stocks rally; Dow closes above 26,000 points for the first time
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:35:00 +0100
A broad rally on Wall Street propelled the Dow Jones industrial average to close above 26,000 points for the first time Wednesday. The sharp gains also delivered record highs for the Standard & Poor's 500 index and the Nasdaq composite, wiping out the...
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Apple says it will bring much of its overseas cash home under new, corporate-friendly tax law
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:25:00 +0100
Apple revealed a plan Wednesday that would make it the first major company to repatriate money from overseas as a result of the new corporate-friendly tax law passed last month. The tech giant said it will make approximately $38 billion in tax payments...
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Wilshire Country Club to host LPGA event in April
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:20:00 +0100
Wilshire Country Club will be the site of the LPGA’s return to Los Angeles in April, it was announced Wednesday. The HUGEL-JTBC Open will be played April 19-22 at the Hancock Park club, which has hosted LPGA, PGA and Champions tournaments in the past....
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Mick Mulvaney takes first step toward overhauling Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:20:00 +0100
Mick Mulvaney once called the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau a "joke ... in a sad, sick kind of way.” Now, as its acting director, he’s in a position to change it. On Wednesday, Mulvaney announced he was launching a review of the entire operation...
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Letters: ‘Vision, Chutzpah and Some Testosterone’
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:13:11 +0100
A year into Trump’s presidency, we asked his voters for a progress report.
© The New York Times
Trump allegedly told Stormy Daniels she reminded him of Ivanka
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:07:27 +0100
“He told me once that I was someone to be reckoned with, beautiful, smart, just like his daughter,” Stormy Daniels said.
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Wife of man deported to Mexico says ICE will not 'shut' her up
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:01:57 +0100
After a Mich. man was deported to Mexico this week, his family says his first lawyer didn’t follow the proper immigration procedures.
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15-year-old girl rescues dog found hanging from tree
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:59:16 +0100
TUCSON, Ariz. — Officials say a teen rescued a dog that she found hanging from a tree behind a home improvement store in Tucson. Pima County spokeswoman Marcia Zamorano said in a statement that a 15-year-old girl spotted the dog on Monday after she...
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Kelly: We won’t build all of Trump’s wall, and Mexico won’t pay for it
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:55:01 +0100
White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly told Democratic lawmakers Wednesday that the US will never build a wall along the entire southern border and that Mexico won’t pay for what we do erect — refuting one of President Trump’s top campaign promises....
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Rupert Murdoch recuperating from back injury he suffered on yacht
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:51:53 +0100
Murdoch was until recently recovering at a Los Angeles hospital.
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‘Fire and Fury’ May Be Coming to a Screen Near You
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:45:45 +0100
Endeavor Content has acquired the rights to Michael Wolff’s No. 1 best-selling book. But no TV network or film studio is attached to the project.
© The New York Times
Nurse claims she was fired for supporting Trump
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:45:14 +0100
A former Colorado nurse is suing her ex-employer claiming she was fired for supporting Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential election.
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Want to Buy the Golden Globes Dresses? Try eBay
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:43:07 +0100
All of the proceeds from an auction of clothing worn by celebrities, which begins on Friday, will go to the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund.
© The New York Times
Ex-medical technician pleads guilty to asking boy for nudes
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:26:59 +0100
TRENTON, N.J. — A former emergency medical technician in New Jersey has admitted enticing a boy to send him a nude photo online. Federal prosecutors say 23-year-old Zachary Motta of Iselin pleaded guilty on Tuesday to online enticement of a minor to...
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NYPD pioneer Mary Fitzgerald celebrates 95th birthday
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:24:47 +0100
A typical workday outfit for Mary Fitzgerald included a nice pair of dark pumps and a .38 caliber revolver in her purse.
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Bronx dad busted for allegedly attacking young daughter with bat
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:48:48 +0100
Cops have arrested a Bronx dad they say beat his 4-year-old daughter with a baseball bat, police said Wednesday.
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Accused Bike Path Terrorist Seeks Plea Deal to Avoid Death Penalty
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:47:46 +0100
Sayfullo Saipov, the man accused of killing eight people on a Manhattan bike path, offered to spend life in prison without parole.
© The New York Times
‘Fire and Fury’ will be made into a TV series
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:41:23 +0100
“Fire and Fury,” the best-selling expose of dysfunction and turmoil in President Trump’s White House, is heading to the small screen, a new report said Wednesday, Endeavor Content has bought the television rights to the book in a seven-figure deal,...
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International cocaine ring hid drugs in fresh pineapples: cops
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:39:46 +0100
LISBON – Police in Portugal and Spain said they seized hundreds of kilograms of cocaine hidden inside fresh pineapples, and arrested nine members of a gang that had transported the drug from South America. The seizure, from shipping containers,...
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Killer pleads guilty to strangling teen with belt she wore in selfie
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:38:38 +0100
Canadian cops ‘waisted’ no time tracking down a cold-blooded killer — who revealed herself to them when they tracked down a selfie she snapped wearing the belt she used to strangle her friend. Cheyenne Rose Antoine, 21, pleaded guilty...
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Mom accused of mailing drugs to inmate son
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:36:43 +0100
GEORGETOWN, Del. — A Maryland woman is accused of mailing a shipment of drugs to her son, an inmate at a Delaware prison. Department of Corrections spokeswoman Jayme Gravell said in a statement Tuesday that investigators learned in late December that...
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Sandy Alderson and Mets hoping patience will pay off again
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:34:39 +0100
Patience paid off for the Mets with Jay Bruce. Now, the hope is Sandy Alderson's plan to wait will pay off yet again this winter.
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