White House Says 200 Troops Will Stay in Syria, Retreating From a Full Withdrawal

New York Times - 2 hours 49 min ago
The move was a concession to allies and Pentagon officials who have argued that a complete American withdrawal risks returning key areas in Syria to the Islamic State.
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Coast Guard Officer Plotted Terror Attacks at His Desk, Filings Say

New York Times - 3 hours 4 min ago
Lt. Christopher P. Hasson, who hoped to spark a race war, had studied the Unabomber, the Virginia Tech gunman and other extremist killers, the authorities said.
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A Star’s Shoe Breaks, Putting College Basketball Under a Microscope

New York Times - 3 hours 9 min ago
When Duke’s Zion Williamson injured a knee after one of his Nike sneakers split open, it raised questions about amateurism and shoe companies’ influence in the sport.
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Kraft Heinz Reveals $15 Billion Write-Down and S.E.C. Accounting Inquiry

New York Times - 3 hours 19 min ago
Kraft also cut its dividend, and its chief financial officer said he expected the company to “take a step backwards in 2019.” Shares fell 11 percent in after-hours trading.
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How Australia’s Image Went from Crocodile Dundee to $39 Hand Soap

New York Times - 4 hours 17 min ago
The evolution of Antipodean hip.
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Peace Treaty, and Peace Prize, for North Korea Appear to Tempt Trump

New York Times - 4 hours 36 min ago
As President Trump meets again with Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s leader, his role as a peacemaker is clearly weighing heavily on his mind.
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The Lawyers Who Did Not Break

New York Times - 4 hours 41 min ago
The U.S. legal system is withstanding the Trump onslaught.
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SpaceX to Launch SpaceIL’s Lunar Lander Aboard Used Rocket

New York Times - 5 hours 5 min ago
Once it launches, the spacecraft will slowly travel to the moon, aiming to land in April.
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After Arrest, Jussie Smollett Returns to Work on ‘Empire’

New York Times - 5 hours 7 min ago
Fox must decide what to do about Mr. Smollett’s character on the show, which is filming its fifth season and has not yet been renewed for a sixth.
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2020 Democrats Embrace Race-Conscious Policies, Including Reparations

New York Times - 5 hours 12 min ago
The party has seen a shift toward idealistic and morally driven policies, particularly on the subjects of race and inequality.
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Japan’s Hayabusa2 Spacecraft Lands on Ryugu Asteroid

New York Times - 5 hours 22 min ago
The space probe ascended from the space rock after trying to gather samples that it will eventually return to Earth.
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North Carolina, Roger Stone, Jussie Smollett: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

New York Times - 5 hours 37 min ago
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Trump Administration, Getting Set for a Major Rollback, Ends Clean Air Talks With California

New York Times - 5 hours 57 min ago
The administration said it had decided to scrap negotiations over the president’s plan to undo Obama-era fuel efficiency standards.
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R. Kelly Is Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Two More Women

New York Times - 6 hours 54 min ago
The women, who had not come forward publicly before, gave accounts of being invited to a hotel room by the singer in 1995 or 1996, when they were minors.
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critic’s pick: A Victory for the Civil War ‘Cyclorama’

New York Times - 7 hours 4 min ago
A colossal painting, once claimed to depict a Confederate victory, has carried an evolving meaning. Now, a spectacular restoration at the Atlanta History Center unravels its complex tale.
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It Was the Hottest Oscar Night Party. What Happened?

New York Times - 7 hours 19 min ago
Vanity Fair has ruled the roost, but its guest list is bloated by corporate sponsorships. And now there’s competition from Jay-Z.
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Roger Stone Placed Under Gag Order by Federal Judge

New York Times - 7 hours 52 min ago
Mr. Stone, a Republican operative who is under indictment in the special counsel’s investigation, had posted a picture on Instagram of the judge with cross hairs in the corner.
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Venezuela’s Ex-Spy Chief Rejects Maduro, Accusing Leader’s Inner Circle of Corruption

New York Times - 8 hours 10 min ago
Hugo Carvajal announced his defection to the opposition and urged the military to break with the government ahead of a deadline to get aid shipments across the country’s borders.
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New York Says It Will Crack Down on City Workers Abusing Parking Privileges

New York Times - 8 hours 11 min ago
Mayor Bill de Blasio pushes measures to cut down parking placard abuse, but does little to address criticism over soaring placard numbers.
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New Election Ordered in North Carolina Race at Center of Fraud Inquiry

New York Times - 8 hours 20 min ago
The unanimous ruling by the North Carolina State Board of Elections was a startling turn in a case of political chicanery that underscored the risk for pervasive absentee ballot fraud.
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