Michael Avenatti Arrested on Suspicion of Domestic Violence in Los Angeles

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 19:00
The lawyer for Stormy Daniels has positioned himself as a critic of President Trump and has toyed with running for president in 2020.
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Facebook at War: 6 Key Takeaways From The Times’s Investigation

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 18:56
An investigation by The New York Times revealed how Facebook fought back against critics during a flood of crises — with delays, denials and an influence campaign in Washington.
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Mira Ricardel, Aide Who Crossed Melania Trump, Is Removed From Her White House Role

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 18:53
The White House said that Ms. Ricardel was indeed leaving her post as a deputy national security adviser, but that she would still work in the administration — just not under the first lady’s roof.
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A $343.8 Million Powerball Jackpot After 25 Years of Using the Same Numbers

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 18:52
A self-described humble man wearing dad jeans and dark sunglasses said he would “give back to Manhattan” and buy his mother a house. And keep playing.
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First Wave of Migrants in Caravan Reaches U.S. Border in Tijuana

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 18:51
The caravan traveling from Central America begins arriving in the northern Mexico border city, setting up a potential confrontation with American authorities.
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Live: Isabel Allende Is Honored at the 2018 National Book Awards

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 18:51
In her speech, she denounced the rise of “nationalism and racism” in our current political discourse.
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In Florida Recount, Sloppy Signatures May Disqualify Thousands of Votes

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 18:51
Thousands of ballots have been rejected in Florida because voters’ signatures don’t match what’s on file. Democrats are arguing that’s disenfranchisement.
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California Fire Liability Poses Threat to PG&E, a Major Utility

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 18:28
The company’s stock has been cut almost in half since last week as investors assess the potential payout if its equipment is found to blame.
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Republicans and Democrats Cannot Agree on Absolutely Anything. Except This.

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 17:58
The need to repair the nation’s criminal justice system has brought together the two parties in a way that is unusual in these days of partisan strife.
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Shorter Sentences, More Judicial Leeway: What the Criminal Justice Bill Would Do

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 17:42
A bipartisan proposal endorsed by President Trump to overhaul federal prison and sentencing laws would have its greatest effect on future prison populations.
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What Happens When Politicians Who Oversee Elections Are Also the Candidates?

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 17:40
Brian Kemp and Rick Scott have drawn criticism for mixing their political lives with their public roles, contributing to the electoral turmoil in Georgia and Florida.
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Grab ’Em by the Passion

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 17:00
Remember that you can be thoroughly anti-Trump without being completely Trump-obsessed.
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White House Wall Weirdness

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:51
Don and Melania and the gang, doing their thing.
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Wildfires, Brexit, ‘Toxic’: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:21
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Amazon’s HQ2 in Virginia Leaves a Real Estate Firm Poised to Cash In

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:18
JBG Smith is the largest landowner in a Virginia area some have called a ghost town. That could change fast with Amazon’s new office plans.
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N.J. Democrat Defeats Trump Ally, Leaving the State With Just 1 Republican in Congress

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:14
After a drawn-out vote count, Andy Kim was declared the victor on Wednesday, upsetting the two-term Republican incumbent, Tom MacArthur.
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A Model T, Abandoned as Paradise Burned, Emerges With Barely a Scratch

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:13
The antique car stands out like a museum piece in a vast landscape of destruction. But that is little comfort to its owner, who lost his home and his town to the flames.
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‘Toxic’ Is Oxford’s Word of the Year. No, We’re Not Gaslighting You.

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:12
The word, which is increasingly applied to nonphysical things, beat out others, including “gaslighting,” “incel” and “techlash.”
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Macron’s Response to Trump: ‘I Do Not Do Policy or Diplomacy by Tweets’

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 15:59
The French president refused to be drawn into a tit for tat with President Trump, who had leveled a scathing personal attack against him.
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New York’s Amazon Deal Is a Bad Bargain

New York Times - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 15:46
The city has what the company wants, talent. Why pay them $1.5 billion to come?
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