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‘Castle Rock’ Is a Stephen King Story That Isn’t Really a Stephen King Story

New York Times - 1 hour 10 min ago
The 10-episode series on Hulu represents a confluence of many of the author’s stories and characters and also of several TV trends.
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Liberal Blind Spots Are Hiding the Truth About ‘Trump Country’

New York Times - 1 hour 38 min ago
For one thing, it’s not Trump country. Most struggling whites I know here live a life of quiet desperation, mad at their white bosses, not resentful toward their co-workers or neighbors of color.
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You Want This Tattoo? Get in Line

New York Times - 2 hours 50 min ago
Keith McCurdy, the owner of Bang Bang, has transformed the body-art industry with his diverse hiring and high prices. Of course there’s a wait list.
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Steam Pipe Explodes in Manhattan’s Flatiron District

New York Times - 3 hours 1 min ago
City officials suspect the Con Ed pipe was lined with asbestos. They warned people caught in debris to bag their clothes and take showers. A neighborhood cleanup could last days.
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Chance the Rapper Becomes Chance the Publisher

New York Times - 3 hours 12 min ago
He announced his acquisition of the local news site Chicagoist in a new song.
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A 4-Day Workweek? A Test Run Shows a Surprising Result

New York Times - 3 hours 33 min ago
A New Zealand firm reduced its workweek to 32 hours over four days, and found that workers were more productive during their time at work.
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Heat Wave Scorches Sweden as Wildfires Rage in the Arctic Circle

New York Times - 3 hours 52 min ago
High temperatures and low rainfall have fueled fires across the country. Elsewhere in Europe, drought in Britain and Ireland has exposed ancient structures.
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One Cheer for Whataboutism

New York Times - 4 hours 28 min ago
The gambit has its rhetorical limitations, and it’s commonly abused, but when applied rigorously it’s not a bad little argument.
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How Pink Floyd’s ‘The Wall’ Saved and Ruined My Life

New York Times - 4 hours 28 min ago
Remembering teen angst and an album’s journey as “Another Brick in the Wall” takes the stage in Cincinnati.
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U.K. Supermarket to Have ‘Quieter Hour’ for People With Autism

New York Times - 4 hours 38 min ago
For an hour on Saturdays, Morrisons will dim the aisles, silence the music and take other steps aimed at easing sensory overload.
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California Today: California Today: Highway 1 Reopens, a Year After the Mud Creek Landslide

New York Times - 5 hours 17 min ago
Thursday: The quintessential road trip is back on, a measure to split California is blocked, and a ghost town’s new owners hope to bring it back to life.
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Trump, in Latest Swipe at E.U., Assails $5.1 Billion Fine Against Google

New York Times - 5 hours 18 min ago
President Trump has repeatedly criticized the European Union for what he insists are its unfair trading practices.
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Now in Living Color: Ted Williams’s Last Game

New York Times - 6 hours 14 min ago
For nearly 58 years, Williams’s last game has been seen in black-and-white. Now, recently discovered color footage adds another dimension to his final, fabled at-bat.
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How a College Campus in California’s Central Valley Became a Magnet for Latinos

New York Times - 6 hours 19 min ago
Latinos make up California’s largest ethnic group, but they are underrepresented in the state’s universities. Step forward the University of California, Merced.
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The Most Important Number in Finance Is Going Away. Wall St. Isn’t Prepared.

New York Times - 6 hours 29 min ago
Libor, a benchmark for everything from adjustable mortgages to private student loans, is set to disappear by 2021. Regulators are worried that banks aren’t taking the change seriously enough.
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Trump Nominee Is Mastermind of Anti-Union Legal Campaign

New York Times - 6 hours 29 min ago
A conservative lawyer chosen to head a federal agency has spent months bringing cases that could bankrupt public-employee unions in several states.
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Comcast Pulls Offer for Fox Assets, Ending Bidding War With Disney

New York Times - 6 hours 32 min ago
The cable and broadband giant had been locked in a battle with the Walt Disney Company for the bulk of Rupert Murdoch’s Fox empire.
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Resign, Mike Pompeo. Resign, John Bolton.

New York Times - 7 hours 50 min ago
The president’s men must answer to higher duties.
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Israel Passes Law Anchoring Itself as Nation-State of the Jewish People

New York Times - 8 hours 40 min ago
The legislation downgrades the status of the Arabic language, promotes Jewish construction, and enshrines the exclusive right of Jews to self-determination.
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Donald Trump, Mark Zuckerberg, Airbnb: Your Thursday Briefing

New York Times - 8 hours 43 min ago
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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