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Democrats, Awaiting Mueller Report Findings, Vow to Press On With Their Inquiries

New York Times - 51 min 44 sec ago
“The job of Congress is much broader than the job of the special counsel,” one top Democrat said as his party and Republicans jostled to set expectations over the report.
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‘A State of Emergency’: Native Americans Stranded for Days by Flooding

New York Times - 55 min 26 sec ago
On the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota, extreme weather and bad roads have left some residents stranded for nearly two weeks with limited food and water.
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A Grand Compromise on Immigration

New York Times - 1 hour 13 min ago
A bipartisan deal to bring millions of immigrants out of the shadows, and pay for a secure border.
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‘It’s Time to Break the Chains.’ Algerians Seek a Revolution.

New York Times - 1 hour 19 min ago
The demonstrations in Algeria have grown larger every week and now seem unstoppable. The protesters demand the ouster of not only President Bouteflika, but his entire system.
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Cruise Ship Stranded Off Norway Limps Toward Shore After Hundreds Evacuated

New York Times - 3 hours 31 min ago
The Viking Sky was carrying more than 1,300 when it sent a mayday alert. After recovering the use of some engines, the ship headed to port, escorted by tugboats.
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Russia Dispatch: An Ice Marathon Across a Frozen Russian Lake: ‘I Ran Twice as Fast’

New York Times - 3 hours 36 min ago
It is one of the world’s most grueling races, 26 miles over Siberia’s Lake Baikal, amid cracking ice and shifting weather. The race attracts a global cast of athletes who want to test their limits.
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Why Lupita Nyong’o’s ‘Us’ Voice Sounds So Creepy

New York Times - 3 hours 54 min ago
The story behind one of the year’s most haunting vocal performances.
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Taliban Kill Dozens of Security Forces in Major Strike in Afghanistan

New York Times - 4 hours 29 min ago
Two days after the attack, Afghan officials said they still did not have all the details or a death toll, but a lawmaker from the area put the number dead at 65.
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Mueller Report, Boeing, ISIS: Your Weekend Briefing

New York Times - 8 hours 42 min ago
Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.
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The Rise and Rise of Death Online

New York Times - 8 hours 53 min ago
Murder, gore and violence have always found a home on the web, and according to experts, “these videos aren’t circulated by a few maladjusted individuals.”
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Its Territory May Be Gone, but the U.S. Fight Against ISIS Is Far From Over

New York Times - 8 hours 54 min ago
Thousands of Islamic State fighters are still at large in Iraq and Syria, rearming and regrouping. And the group pose threats elsewhere, in Afghanistan, West Africa and the Philippines.
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The Week in Books

New York Times - 8 hours 54 min ago
The lives of Supreme Court justices, a poet’s treacherous trip to El Salvador, Mueller-related reading and more.
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Duke’s 1-2 Punch, Each Delivered With a Left Hand

New York Times - 10 hours 54 min ago
Zion Williamson and R.J. Barrett are the latest basketball stars to cause headaches for opponents by predominantly shooting and dribbling as lefties.
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An ISIS Couple’s Troubling Path to Terror Recruiting

New York Times - 10 hours 55 min ago
A well-educated pair from the Philippines have been captured in Syria after becoming high-profile recruiters for the terrorist group.
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Explosion in Syria Kills Driver for NBC News Team

New York Times - 11 hours 41 min ago
The blast occurred hours after a U.S.-backed militia announced that the Islamic State had been routed from its last patch of Syrian territory.
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N.C.A.A. Appeals Latest Antitrust Ruling

New York Times - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 22:12
The ruling this month cleared a path for some athletes to receive more compensation than they do now, but limited it to expenses “related to education.”
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Discovered After 70, Black Artists Find Success, Too, Has Its Price

New York Times - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 22:07
Once on the margins, older African-American artists are suddenly a hot commodity. They are relishing the attention while dealing with the market’s grueling demands.
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Cruise Ship Near Norway With Nearly 1,400 Passengers Is Being Evacuated

New York Times - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 21:45
Dramatic videos and photos on Twitter showed the ship listing, furniture sliding from one side to the other and water rushing on board.
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Rafi Eitan, Israeli Spymaster Who Caught Eichmann, Is Dead at 92

New York Times - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 19:47
He led the team that seized the Nazi architect of the Final Solution in Argentina and later handled the American spy Jonathan Jay Pollard.
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Israel Lobby Convenes in Washington Amid Fraying Bipartisanship and Rising Tension

New York Times - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 17:15
On the surface, the annual Aipac conference looks relatively unchanged. But recent actions by President Trump and rising criticism of Israel on the left are taking a toll.
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