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Arthur Mitchell Is Dead at 84; Showed the Way for Black Dancers

New York Times - 40 min 8 sec ago
Mr. Mitchell, the first black ballet dancer to achieve international stardom, was also the founding director of the groundbreaking Dance Theater of Harlem.
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Trump Arrives in North Carolina to See Hurricane Florence’s Devastation

New York Times - 57 min 50 sec ago
Sixteen rivers in the state are in major flood stage, and critical highways remain impassable.
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A Smorgasbord Recession? (Wonkish)

New York Times - 1 hour 12 min ago
The next slump may have multiple causes.
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Frugal Traveler: The Other Side of Istanbul

New York Times - 1 hour 42 min ago
The Asian side of the Turkish city, oft overlooked by travelers, provides plenty of charms — and a better chance to get maximum enjoyment from a minimal amount of lira.
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Poland, Making a Play for a U.S. Military Base, Offers to Call It Fort Trump

New York Times - 1 hour 45 min ago
President Andrzej Duda offered to host the structure as a bulwark against Russia. President Trump said Warsaw would have to pay billions to use his name.
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Are Airlines Sure We Can Flee Planes Fast? Fat Chance

New York Times - 1 hour 57 min ago
With smaller seats, bigger passengers and more baggage packed into jets, why haven’t evacuation plans been updated?
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Billionaires Can Seem Like Saviors to Media Companies, but They Come With Risks

New York Times - 2 hours 8 min ago
With many publications struggling, the largess of a wealthy owner can be welcome. But there are concerns that these buyers are assuming too much influence.
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Danske Bank Says Billions May Have Been Laundered at Single Branch

New York Times - 3 hours 1 min ago
The Danish lender published a report saying its branch in Estonia had failed for years to stop suspected money laundering potentially involving thousands of customers.
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Can the People Who Almost Brought Down the News Business Save It?

New York Times - 3 hours 16 min ago
Marc Benioff has bought Time, becoming the latest technology mogul to invest in a media property.
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Geoffrey Owens Has a Second Wind. Where Will It Take Him?

New York Times - 3 hours 23 min ago
The former “Cosby Show” star talks about the unexpected career resurgence that followed news articles about his job at a Trader Joe’s.
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The Truth in Trump’s Law-Enforcement Hypocrisy

New York Times - 3 hours 29 min ago
As a public defender, I’m not mad at how well Manafort and Cohen have been treated. I just want that same treatment for my clients.
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Trump Says Kavanaugh Accusations Are ‘Very Unfair’

New York Times - 3 hours 40 min ago
The president said he wanted to hear from Christine Blasey Ford, the accuser: “If she shows up and makes a credible showing, that’ll be very interesting.”
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Critic’s Notebook: R.I.P., the Celebrity Profile

New York Times - 3 hours 58 min ago
The famous are saying less (if anything at all), granting interviews to their friends and sharing on social media. What’s being lost? Almost everything.
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News Analysis: For Red-State Democrats, Accusation Against Kavanaugh Scrambles Midterm Calculus

New York Times - 4 hours 13 min ago
Three moderates had been weighing a yes vote to confirm Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, while other Democrats hoped there would be few consequences for a no vote. The sexual assault allegation has changed calculations.
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‘I Don’t Have an Attorney General,’ Trump Says in a New Attack on Sessions

New York Times - 4 hours 21 min ago
President Trump said his disappointment with Attorney General Jeff Sessions was not limited to his recusal from the Russia investigation.
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Finland Saved These Children From War. Did It Hurt Them in the Process?

New York Times - 4 hours 49 min ago
What a study of evacuees tells us about the lifelong health effects of separating kids from their parents.
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North Korea’s New Promises on Weapons Stop Short of Denuclearization

New York Times - 5 hours 17 min ago
Kim Jong-un agreed to “permanently dismantle” key facilities in a bid to ease tensions with South Korea, but his offers did not meet U.S. demands.
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California Today: California Today: To Tell the Brown Family Saga, Start in 1852

New York Times - 5 hours 37 min ago
Wednesday: The historian Miriam Pawel talks about the governor’s family history, Christine Blasey Ford wants an F.B.I. investigation, and a Santa Barbara teenager finds $10,000.
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White Nationalism + Lies

New York Times - 5 hours 49 min ago
It’s the Trump playbook. And Wilbur Ross, the commerce secretary, just got caught using it.
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Lagoons of Pig Waste Are Overflowing After Florence. Yes, That’s as Nasty as It Sounds.

New York Times - 6 hours 39 min ago
At least 77 lagoons in North Carolina have either released pig waste into the environment or are at imminent risk of doing so, according to state officials.
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