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Editorial: Mueller Guides Us Through the Swamp
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 02:46:16 +0200
The Russia investigation has uncovered shady practices in the interlinked worlds of banking, law and lobbying that have long flourished in the dark.
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Op-Ed Columnist: A Time for Big Economic Ideas
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 02:24:43 +0200
To end the worst stagnation in living standards since the Great Depression, the country needs to be bold.
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In Cuba’s Change of Leadership, More Black Officials in Power
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 01:36:11 +0200
Despite progress on racial disparity in Cuba, black Cubans fare worse. A decision to select more black Cubans for the highest levels of government sends a signal.
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Op-Ed Contributor: Thank Trump, or You’ll Be Sorry
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 01:23:40 +0200
The president demands gratitude. He’s made “thank you” divisive.
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2 Student Murders Have Binghamton University on Edge
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 01:23:04 +0200
Weeks after a student was strangled at her home, another student was stabbed to death in his dorm.
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Op-Ed Columnist: America Abhors Impeachment
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:59:16 +0200
America has only ever impeached two presidents, but both remained in office.
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Inside One of America’s Ugliest Political Feuds: Cuomo vs. de Blasio
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:07:10 +0200
How did two Democrats, whose politics and goals often mesh, allow their onetime friendship to deteriorate to the point of pure contempt?
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Reporter’s Notebook: How’s the Air in London? ‘We Should Be Worried’
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 23:19:30 +0200
The British artist Michael Pinsky invited the public to sample some of the world’s most contaminated air by creating globes they could walk through.
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Man Sought in Waffle House Shooting Had Been Arrested Near White House
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 23:13:58 +0200
The police said gunman accused of killing four at the Nashville restaurant was arrested in Washington in July after saying he wanted to talk to the president.
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Asia and Australia Edition: North Korea, Kabul, Gaza Strip: Your Monday Briefing
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 22:51:08 +0200
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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Naked Gunman Kills 4 in Nashville Waffle House Shooting, Police Say
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 21:12:03 +0200
The police said four others were wounded in the shooting, during which a patron wrestled away the gunman’s rifle. The suspect remained at large.
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Zelle, the Banks’ Answer to Venmo, Proves Vulnerable to Fraud
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 21:06:19 +0200
The personal payment platform Zelle is flourishing. But so are fraudsters, who are exploiting weaknesses in the banks’ security.
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Tariff Dodgers Stand to Profit Off U.S.-China Trade Dispute
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 20:57:48 +0200
Chinese brokers send goods around the world to disguise their origin and escape penalties. Tougher trade rules may end up only helping them.
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‘I Was Trump Before Trump Was Trump’
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 20:32:11 +0200
Republican candidates all over are parroting the president, spouting his catchphrases and donning his hats as they try to show loyalty.
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Trump Rejects Notion He Has Made Too Many Concessions to North Korea
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 20:15:05 +0200
President Trump, in defending his actions before a planned summit meeting, incorrectly claimed that North Korea had “agreed to denuclearization.”
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Overseer Faults Volkswagen’s Reform Efforts Since Emissions Scandal
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 19:27:15 +0200
Larry Thompson, a former U.S. deputy attorney general, said the carmaker had not held wrongdoers accountable or been serious enough about change.
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Suicide Bomber Kills at Least 57 Afghans in Kabul
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 19:25:02 +0200
The bomber struck at a government office where Afghans were registering to vote, raising concerns that violence will tarnish long-delayed elections.
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Korean Air Heiresses, One Known for ‘Nut Rage,’ Lose Their Jobs
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 18:52:52 +0200
The conglomerate removed the two sisters after they were accused of abusing employees, and the family is vilified in South Korea.
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China, Feeling Left Out, Has Plenty to Worry About in North Korea-U.S. Talks
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 18:33:54 +0200
Beijing fears that a grand deal with the North’s longtime enemies could diminish its influence over Pyongyang, experts said.
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Texas Boy Killed by Truck as His School Held a Walkout on Guns
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 18:22:51 +0200
The boy had been trying to cross a busy highway in El Paso. He was not participating in the protest and was part of a group of students headed to a park, officials said.
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That Shaggy Mutt? At Dog Museums, Our Drooling Companions Are the Stars
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 18:17:15 +0200
Dachshunds got their own museum this month in Passau, Germany. It’s only one of several art institutions around the world to honor our canine friends.
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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Despairing on Earth Day? Read This
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 17:41:51 +0200
Over time, mass migration to cities could be a driver of environmental progress.
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Naked Gunman Kills 4 at Waffle House in Nashville, Police Say
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 17:16:27 +0200
The police said four others were wounded in the shooting, during which a patron wrestled away the gunman’s rifle. The suspect remained at large.
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Zar Mountain Journal: Smothered by Smog, Polish Cities Rank Among Europe’s Dirtiest
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 16:32:57 +0200
Burning coal is a part of daily life in Poland. As a result the country has some the most polluted air in the European Union, and 33 of its 50 dirtiest cities.
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Macron Takes a Risk in Courting Trump, but Has Little to Show for It
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 16:01:57 +0200
The French president leaves on Monday for a state visit to Washington, where he will try, once again, to close the gap with President Trump on climate change, Iran and trade.
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James Comey’s Interview on ABC’s ‘20/20’: Annotated Excerpts
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 04:17:42 +0200
Mr. Comey, the former F.B.I. director fired by President Trump in 2017, appeared in an hourlong interview on ABC Sunday night. Here is some of what he had to say.
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Michael Cohen, Trump’s Lawyer, Appears at Manhattan Court Hearing
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 20:11:47 +0200
Prosecutors and Mr. Cohen’s lawyer continue to argue over materials seized in the raids that federal agents conducted last week on Mr. Cohen’s office, home and hotel room.
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Trump’s NASA Nominee, Jim Bridenstine, Confirmed by Senate on Party-Line Vote
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 21:37:51 +0200
The Oklahoma congressman’s nomination languished for more than seven months as senators raised objections to his record, and now additional concerns have been raised.
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Comey Memos Provide Intimate Look Into Trump Presidency
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 07:51:35 +0200
The memos, which had been redacted, detail phone calls and encounters between President Trump and James B. Comey, the former F.B.I. director.
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Sanctions Are Hurting North Korea. Can They Make Kim Give In?
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:00:08 +0200
Despite President Trump’s “maximum pressure,” there is no sign of economic crisis in the North. Does that make its leader, Kim Jong-un, less likely to give up his weapons?
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Why You Should Hire a Financial Planner, Even If You’re Not Rich
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:45:01 +0200
Now that tax time has passed, give yourself a financial fresh start and get some help to make the right money moves for next year.
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Arsène Wenger, Arsenal Manager, to Leave at End of Season
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:59:26 +0200
“After careful consideration and following discussions with the club, I feel it is the right time for me to step down,” he said.
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News Analysis: After U.S. Strikes, Syria Returns to War as Usual
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 19:58:46 +0200
The strikes were calibrated to keep the West from being dragged further into war. That left President Bashar al-Assad in power and Syria in its painful status quo.
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New York Today: New York Today: The Future of Playbill
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:00:04 +0200
Friday: A look inside a changing New York institution, weekend events, and Earth Day.
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F.D.A. Panel Recommends Approval of Cannabis-Based Drug for Epilepsy
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:32:07 +0200
Epidiolex was developed to treat two rare and devastating forms of the disease. It contains a chemical compound found in marijuana but not the one that makes people high.
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In a Trade War, China Might Boycott U.S. Goods. That Could Backfire.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 21:33:31 +0200
State media have hinted that Beijing could weaponize its consumers in a trade war. But American brands are popular in China — and Chinese workers make many of their products.
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James Comey, Prince, ‘Westworld’: Your Friday Briefing
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:47:20 +0200
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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Martin Tankleff, Wrongly Imprisoned for 17 Years, to Get $10 Million
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:00:16 +0200
Mr. Tankleff, who was wrongly convicted of murdering his parents when he was 17, has reached a settlement with Suffolk County, N.Y.
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If the World Economy Is Looking So Great, Why Are Global Policymakers So Gloomy?
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:14:37 +0200
As officials gather for the I.M.F. and World Bank convene in Washington, worries about trade and debt are building
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Trump Mocks Sketch of Man Who Allegedly Threatened Stormy Daniels
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:20:14 +0200
The president, who has said little about the scandal involving the pornographic film star Stephanie Clifford, said the drawing was of a “nonexistent man.”
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Female Senators, Their Ranks Increasing, Reflect on Breaking Into the Boys’ Club
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 16:37:19 +0200
Four female senators, Susan Collins of Maine, Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota, and Joni Ernst of Iowa, chat at a TimesTalk.
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Confronting a Crisis? Now, Kim Jong-un Can Just Pick Up the Phone
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:20:40 +0200
North Korea and South Korea have installed the first-ever telephone hotline between their top leaders in another sign of improving relations.
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Best of Late Night: Stephen Colbert Doesn’t Need More Details About Trump’s Sex Life
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:41:06 +0200
Karen McDougal, a former Playboy model, was just freed from a nondisclosure agreement surrounding her alleged relationship with President Trump. Colbert is wary.
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Pompeo Nears Confirmation but Faces Historic Rebuke From Committee
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:24:19 +0200
With the backing of Senator Heidi Heitkamp, Mike Pompeo looks assured to become secretary of state, but the Foreign Relations Committee may withhold its support.
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Erdogan, Seeking to Solidify Power in Turkey, Calls for Early Elections
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 16:06:04 +0200
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey called for voting on June 24, 18 months earlier than had been expected, citing instability in Syria and Iraq.
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Arrest of Black Men at Starbucks Was ‘Reprehensible,’ C.E.O. Says
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 16:35:48 +0200
“It was completely inappropriate to engage the police,” said the chief executive, Kevin R. Johnson, as protests continued at a downtown Philadelphia Starbucks.
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Lung Cancer Patients Live Longer With Immune Therapy
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:49:05 +0200
Adding immunotherapy to standard chemo treatments can halve the risk of death for people with the most common type of lung cancer, a new study shows.
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Zar Mountain Journal: Smothered by Smog, Polish Cities Rank Among Europe’s Dirtiest
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 16:32:57 +0200
Burning coal is a part of daily life in Poland. As a result the country has some the most polluted air in the European Union, and 33 of its 50 dirtiest cities.
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‘Yes, I’m Running as a Socialist.’ Why Candidates Are Embracing the Label in 2018
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:00:13 +0200
Anger at the outsize role played by wealth has ignited a surge in the number of people who identify openly as socialists, even in red states.
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6 Takeaways From the Comey Memos
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:58:43 +0200
The memos written by the former F.B.I. director James B. Comey paint a revealing portrait of his interactions with President Trump.
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