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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 Columnist: How Sex Trumped Race
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:45:14 +0100
The presidency may be racist, but it’s gender that’s the essential Trump-era divide.
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Buying a Piece of Bob Marley’s Song Catalog, and His Enduring Legacy
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:35:40 +0100
Primary Wave, a boutique New York company that aggressively markets “icons and legends”, bought the rights to Marley’s songs in a $50 million deal.
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Editorial: Donald Trump Flushes Away America’s Reputation
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 03:15:43 +0100
No useful answers on immigration will come from a bigoted president with warp view of the world, and his nation’s principles.
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‘I’m Not a Racist,’ Trump Says in Denying Vulgar Comment
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 03:29:38 +0100
“I’m not a racist. I’m the least racist person you will ever interview, that I can tell you,” President Trump said in Florida.
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Asia and Australia Edition: Jakarta, North Korea, the Cranberries: Your Tuesday Briefing
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 20:08:21 +0100
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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Dolores O’Riordan, Lead Singer of the Cranberries, Dies at 46
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 20:28:25 +0100
There was no immediate information about the cause of death.
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Airbus A380, Once the Future of Aviation, May Cease Production
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 20:36:11 +0100
The world’s largest passenger aircraft may no longer be manufactured if its only major customer, Emirates, does not order any more.
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YouTube Adds More Scrutiny to Top-Tier Videos
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:51:51 +0100
A policy update aims to prevent advertisements from appearing next to troublesome content.
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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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In Czech Election, a Choice Between Leaning East or West
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 03:52:26 +0100
A presidential vote will help decide whether the Czech Republic continues to be drawn east toward Russia and China or fully re-embraces the European Union.
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Vikings Shock Saints on Stefon Diggs’s Last-Second Touchdown
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 03:37:18 +0100
The Vikings gave up a 17-0 lead before Case Keenum found Diggs open on the final play of the game.
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Hopes Dim for DACA Deal as Lawmakers Battle Over Trump’s Immigration Remarks
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 03:30:58 +0100
Senator David Perdue, who attended the White House meeting, said Senator Richard J. Durbin’s account of President Trump’s language was a “gross misrepresentation.”
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Causes of False Missile Alerts: The Sun, the Moon and a 46-Cent Chip
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 04:24:17 +0100
Every decade since the dawn of the nuclear age has seen its share of erroneous alarms, experts said. We revisit a few of them.
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As Labor Pool Shrinks, Prison Time Is Less of a Hiring Hurdle
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:56:32 +0100
A shortage of candidates is providing opportunities to people long shunned by employers and is forcing recruiters to consider new approaches to hiring.
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‘Frost Boy’ in China Warms Up the Internet, and Stirs Poverty Debate
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 12:19:51 +0100
A widely shared photograph of an 8-year-old who had icicles in his hair after a 2.8-mile trek to school has become a symbol of the plight of poor rural children.
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Uranium Miners Pushed Hard for a Comeback. They Got Their Wish.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 11:00:43 +0100
Hundreds of mining claims fall neatly outside the new boundaries of Bears Ears National Monument, and a Navajo town scarred by uranium is bracing for new woes.
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Walmart, Citing Tax Cuts, Will Raise Starting Wages and Expand Benefits
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 15:14:17 +0100
The nation’s largest employer said on Thursday that would increase its minimum hourly wage to $11 from $9, expand parental leave benefits and give some workers a $1,000 bonus.
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Vikings 29, Saints 24 | Divisional Round: Vikings Shock Saints on Stefon Diggs’s Last-Second Touchdown
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 05:54:38 +0100
The Vikings gave up a 17-0 lead before Case Keenum found Diggs open on the final play of the game.
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Chile Slams World Bank Amid Charges of Political Bias
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 03:59:47 +0100
Chile’s left-leaning government demands an investigation after a World Bank economist says the nation’s drop in a business survey was politically motivated.
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Opinion: Can Your Hip Replacement Kill You?
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 16:59:07 +0100
Many medical devices on the market have undergone no clinical testing at all.
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Resisting the Label of Victim, but Forever Scarred by a Mass Shooting
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 11:00:15 +0100
Matt Mika was badly wounded during last summer’s attack on the Republican congressional baseball team. Nearly every hour brings a reminder of what he can no longer do.
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Op-Ed Columnist: So It’s One, Two, Three Strikes You’re Out …
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 03:03:46 +0100
Next year, we’ll drill for oil in Norway.
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Op-Ed Contributor: Mr. President, Your Toga Is Showing
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 03:01:45 +0100
Maybe he isn’t as unprecedented a leader as we think. All hail!
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For Brooklyn Rape Victim, a Long-Awaited Apology From Police
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 02:51:48 +0100
Physically attacked and vilified in print in 1994, the now 51-year-old victim calls the #MeToo movement an ongoing reality
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‘Don’t Feed the Troll’: Much of the World Reacts in Anger at Trump’s Insult
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 02:08:36 +0100
Reports that President Trump called Haiti and African nations “shithole countries” drew nearly universal condemnation.
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Ex-C.I.A. Officer Suspected of Compromising Chinese Informants Is Arrested
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:29:50 +0100
The arrest of the former agent, Jerry Chun Shing Lee, 53, capped an intense F.B.I. investigation that began around 2012 after the C.I.A. began losing its agents in China.
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