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Third Suspect Detained After Attacks in Spain
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:10:14 +0200
The police said they had killed five men in a vehicle that rammed into pedestrians in the seaside town of Cambrils, just hours after a similar assault in Barcelona.
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Top Two Officers on Navy Ship in Deadly Collision Off Japan Are Relieved of Duties
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:00:26 +0200
The ship, the destroyer Fitzgerald, collided with a cargo freighter in the middle of the night, killing seven sailors.
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Europe Edition: Barcelona, Donald Trump, Malala: Your Friday Briefing
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:26:07 +0200
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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Confederate Leaders’ Descendants Say Statues Can Come Down
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 04:58:11 +0200
Great-great-grandchildren of Jefferson Davis, Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee disagree with President Trump that moving Confederate monuments destroys American history and culture.
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James Murdoch Pledges $1 Million to Anti-Defamation League as Trump Protest
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:58:48 +0200
Mr. Murdoch, the son of a frequent ally of President Trump’s, gave a candid statement, via email, against the white supremacist sentiment that swept through Virginia last weekend.
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James Murdoch, Rebuking Trump, Pledges $1 Million to Anti-Defamation League
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:58:48 +0200
Mr. Murdoch, the son of a frequent ally of President Trump’s, gave a candid statement, via email, against the white supremacist sentiment that swept through Virginia last weekend.
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After Backing Alt-Right in Charlottesville, A.C.L.U. Wrestles With Its Role
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:36:49 +0200
The group’s defense of a planned rally in Virginia, before the violence, has parallels to its seminal role in a proposed neo-Nazi gathering in Skokie, Ill., in 1977.
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The Case Some Executives Made for Sticking With Trump
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:36:22 +0200
As the president’s advisory councils were disbanding, a few corporate chieftains made a case in terms of business self-interest, patriotism and pragmatism.
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The Interpreter: As Vehicle Attacks Rise, an Ordinary Object Becomes an Instrument of Fear
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:16:32 +0200
A sense of menace becomes part of daily urban life if anything — even something as ubiquitous as a van — can be a weapon.
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‘Antifa’ Grows as Left-Wing Faction Set to, Literally, Fight the Far Right
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:06:12 +0200
Recent events in Charlottesville, Va., where white nationalists clashed with counterprotesters, have brought new attention to a coalition of radicals unafraid to scuffle with right-wing extremists.
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A Pocket Dial to a Reporter Costs a Court Spokesman His Job
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 02:40:54 +0200
The strange downfall of David Bookstaver, who mistakenly dialed a New York Post reporter, and then was overheard admitting he had a no-show job.
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Defiant, Trump Laments Assault on Culture and Revives a Bogus Pershing Story
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 02:34:51 +0200
President Trump returned to nativist themes, lamenting an assault on “culture,” reviving a bogus story about General John J. Pershing and attacking Republicans.
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Bannon’s Dovish Side Emerges as He Contradicts Trump on North Korea
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 02:33:49 +0200
President Trump’s chief strategist has antagonized administration officials by espousing his rejection of a foreign policy that emphasizes American leadership abroad.
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Circling the Square of President Trump’s Relationship With Race
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 02:33:06 +0200
As questions of racism increasingly dog the president, some point to his past, from dating a biracial woman to efforts to hang out publicly with African-American celebrities, to paint a different picture.
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Mediator: Where Is the Line? Deadly Protest Forces Media to Decide
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 02:32:33 +0200
In the wake of a tragedy, the media universe is grappling with an issue it has avoided for years.
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4 Surrender in Toppling of Confederate Statue in North Carolina
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:52:53 +0200
The latest arrests came as dozens of protesters in black T-shirts converged on the sheriff’s department in Durham, N.C.
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Barcelona, Charlottesville, Robert E. Lee: Your Thursday Evening Briefing
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:14:29 +0200
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Call to Remove Confederate Statues From Capitol Divides Democrats
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:55:48 +0200
Representative Nancy Pelosi urged the removal of the statues from the Capitol, but Senator Chuck Schumer pushed to keep the focus on President Trump.
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The World’s Biggest Tech Companies Are No Longer Just American
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:45:38 +0200
China’s Alibaba and Tencent have rocketed this year to become global investor darlings, inching up on Facebook and Amazon, as their sway in China grows.
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Top Two Officers on Navy Ship in Deadly Collision Off Japan to Be Relieved of Duties
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:40:07 +0200
The ship, the destroyer Fitzgerald, collided with a cargo freighter in the middle of the night, killing seven sailors.
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Tampa Sports Teams Donate Money to Remove Confederate Monument
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:20:11 +0200
The Buccaneers, Rays and Lightning all responded to a callout from former Bucs coach Tony Dungy to remove Memoria in Aeterna, which was built in 1911.
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Van Hits Pedestrians in Deadly Barcelona Terror Attack
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:11:00 +0200
The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack near Plaza de Cataluña and Las Ramblas in the Spanish city.
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Review: ‘Patti Cake$,’ a Classic Striver’s Tale With a Hip-Hop Beat
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:37:29 +0200
This showbiz tale finds new talent in Danielle Macdonald, its star, and Geremy Jasper, its writer and director.
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Art Review: Editta Sherman’s Long Reign as ‘The Duchess of Carnegie Hall’
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:37:08 +0200
Royalty photographs royalty in an exhibition of portraits by Ms. Sherman at the New-York Historical Society.
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Van Driver Hits Pedestrians in Barcelona, Killing at Least 12 in Terror Attack
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:32:08 +0200
The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack near Plaza de Cataluña and Las Ramblas in the Spanish city.
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Trump Alarms Venezuela With Talk of a ‘Military Option’
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 06:07:52 +0200
President Trump’s remarks late Friday about the chaos in Venezuela prompted the defense minister to accuse him of “supreme extremism.”
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Beijing Warns U.S. Over Navy Patrol in South China Sea
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:27:27 +0200
After an American warship sailed near a disputed reef in the South China Sea, Beijing said that such operations would only force it to build up its forces there.
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‘For Once, No One Was Upset. Truth Works.’
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:00:17 +0200
Our Top 10 Comments of the Week: Readers debate truth in subway announcements, North Korea and what to say when people ask why you don’t have kids.
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White Nationalists March on University of Virginia
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 07:19:24 +0200
Fights broke out Friday night after several hundred torch-bearing men and women rallied on the university’s main quadrangle. It was the first in what was expected to be a weekend of such rallies.
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England Bans Betting in Soccer, but Not for ‘The Lizard’
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:32:52 +0200
The F.A. told The New York Times it has unpublished rules for people like Tony Bloom, owner of Brighton & Hove Albion, who have gambling interests.
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Marines Order Brief Groundings and Safety Reviews
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 00:46:33 +0200
The 24-hour operational resets come after two accidents in recent weeks that killed 16 service members and left three missing and presumed dead.
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Reining In Beach-Spreading, Not to Be Confused With Manspreading
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 17:16:27 +0200
In the overcrowded environs of the Jersey Shore, a contagion of tents, grills and coolers has set off competitive jockeying for precious space.
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Generating Green Energy in a Chilean Desert
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 10:50:04 +0200
Chile is advancing in its goals for reliance on renewable energy, with South America’s first geothermal plant and a constellation of solar and wind farms.
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Cue the Carrots! Strike Up the Squash!
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:11:19 +0200
The musicians of the Long Island Vegetable Orchestra make their instruments from things that grow in the garden.
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How White Supremacists in Charlottesville Branded Hate
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:43:01 +0200
We decode the symbols of hate that white supremacists, Nazis and alt-right groups display at their marches, including the violent gathering in Charlottesville, Va.
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State of Emergency in Virginia as White Nationalists March
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 19:56:46 +0200
The governor of Virginia declared a state of emergency in Charlottesville on Saturday as white nationalists clashed with counterprotesters for the second day in a row over a plan to remove the statue of a Confederate general from a city park.
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Walmart Chief Joins C.E.O. Protests
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 04:26:49 +0200
Doug McMillon, Walmart’s chief executive, said the president “missed a critical opportunity to help bring our country together.”
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Charlottesville, North Korea, Trump: Your Weekend Briefing
Sun, 13 Aug 2017 12:24:55 +0200
Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.
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A Far-Right Gathering Bursts Into Brawls
Mon, 14 Aug 2017 02:21:50 +0200
A white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., became a scene of a constant stream of projectiles as attendees and counterprotesters clashed.
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Trump to Guam Governor: North Korea Threats Will Boost Tourism ‘Tenfold’
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 19:52:40 +0200
Gov. Eddie Calvo uploaded a phone call with President Trump to social media in which Mr. Trump says, “We are with you 1,000 percent.”
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‘Wow’: Stunned TV Hosts Reacted in Real Time to Trump
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 04:30:41 +0200
President Trump’s fiery news conference left many on cable news networks searching for ways to describe what they had just seen, and partisan lines blurred in the process.
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Taylor Swift Was Groped by Radio Host, Jury Finds
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 01:01:51 +0200
On its first day of deliberations, a jury found that a radio host had groped Taylor Swift during a meet-and-greet photo session before a 2013 concert.
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Far Right Plans Its Next Moves With a New Energy
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 03:08:18 +0200
Some white supremacists and right-wing extremists were making arrangements to appear at future marches, and others were planning to run for office.
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A Guide to the Violence in Charlottesville
Mon, 14 Aug 2017 02:34:14 +0200
Are you just catching up on the weekend’s events in Charlottesville, Va., or overwhelmed by the volume of news? Here is an overview.
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Mueller Is Said to Seek Interviews With West Wing in Russia Case
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 19:46:34 +0200
Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel, is said to be in talks about interviewing current and former senior officials, including Reince Priebus, the recently ousted chief of staff.
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Trump Eyes China Sanctions While Seeking Its Help on North Korea
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 20:13:18 +0200
The American president is trying to enlist Beijing in his struggle with North Korea even as the White House is set to announce trade crackdown.
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Protesters in Durham Topple a Confederate Monument
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 04:58:52 +0200
Officials around the country have removed or considered removing Confederate relics. But in North Carolina on Monday, activists took matters into their own hands.
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Historians Question Trump’s Comments on Confederate Monuments
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 04:18:46 +0200
The president said removing Confederate monuments was “changing history.” But historians say that monuments don’t always tell the story we think.
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Maria Sharapova Granted Wild Card Into U.S. Open Field
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:17:35 +0200
The tournament will be Sharapova’s first Grand Slam appearance since she served a 15-month suspension for doping that ended earlier this year.
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How the Violence Unfolded in Charlottesville, Virginia
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 03:54:06 +0200
White nationalists and counterprotesters blamed each other and the police for the violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday. Amateur video verified by The New York Times paints a picture of how the events led to one death and multiple...
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