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Advising Bolton Is a ‘Shadow N.S.C.’

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:50
The new national security adviser has been quietly taking advice from a few longtime associates. Some have business interests that overlap with the N.S.C.
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Don Blankenship Announces Third-Party Bid for West Virginia Senate Seat

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:50
Don Blankenship, the convicted coal baron who lost his bid for the Republican nomination for the Senate, now wants to launch a third-party bid for the seat.
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U.K. Unlikely to Block Comcast’s Proposed Sky Takeover, Minister Says

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:37
The decision by Britain’s culture secretary is the latest twist in a takeover battle between Comcast and Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox for control of the British satellite broadcaster.
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Trump Swears in Gina Haspel as C.I.A. Director, Praising the Agency as ‘Most Elite’ in the World

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:29
The president’s praise of the intelligence agency came amid his assault on what he perceives as the intelligence community’s improper actions as part of investigations into his campaign.
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Trump’s Charm and Threats Aren’t Working on China. Here’s Why.

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:17
President Trump threatened tariffs on $150 billion in goods, then tried conciliation. Beijing’s response either way: Rebuff the offers and avoid specific pledges.
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In China, Photo of Trade Talks Embodies ‘Young’ Country Passing Aging U.S.

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:16
Social media users noticed a distinct age gap between the Chinese delegates and the American lawmakers who met them in Washington.
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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: China Has a Vast Influence Machine, and You Don’t Even Know It

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:00
For decades, China has tapped Chinese people overseas to spread its influence and harvest intelligence on its behalf.
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Not at the Game*: Courtside With Run TMC, Watching the Rockets Miss, Miss and Miss Some More

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 08:43
“It’ll catch up to them in the third quarter,” Chris Mullin said about the Rockets’ shooting, which did catch up with them in the third quarter.
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Venice Journal: A Chance to Spend 99-Plus Years in Venice (in the Afterlife)

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 08:36
Even if you can’t afford a palazzo on the Grand Canal, you might be able to bid for a plot in the cemetery of San Michele.
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Supreme Court Upholds Workplace Arbitration Contracts

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 08:22
The vote was 5 to 4, with the court’s more conservative justices in the majority. The court’s decision could affect some 25 million employment contracts.
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Grenfell Tower Inquiry Opens in London With Focus on Victims

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 07:07
The first nine days of the public investigation are to be devoted to tributes to the dead by friends and families, reflecting the powerful emotions at play.
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California Today: California Today: Should the Case of the Death-Row Inmate Kevin Cooper Be Re-examined?

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 06:58
Monday: Pressure mounts on Gov. Jerry Brown, another rebuke to President Trump’s immigration policies and Steph Curry is on fire.
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Trump Defends Administration’s Trade Strategy With China

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 06:45
The president praised his approach, and criticized Democrats, in a series of tweets on Monday following a three-day negotiation session that ended with little clarity.
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Alien Asteroids Are Here. Get Used to Them.

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 06:31
An asteroid that cohabits an orbit with Jupiter came from outside the solar system.
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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Monarchs in My Garden, at Last

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 05:20
Planting specifically to attract pollinators — bees, skippers and butterflies — has finally paid off.
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Justice Department, Texas, Venezuela: Your Monday Briefing

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 04:06
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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New York Today: New York Today: Smelling Your Way to Work

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 04:00
Monday: Mapping the city’s smells, kicking off pop music festival season, and remembering Tom Wolfe.
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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Things Have Changed Since Sandy Hook

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 03:45
America has made progress on gun control — but much of it has been pushed from the grassroots, not our political leaders.
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The Stone: What’s So Good About Original Sin?

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 03:45
Perhaps it’s time for a new Puritanism. With fewer witch trials this time around, it could make the world a better place.
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Doctors: My Patient’s Smile

New York Times - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 03:33
I’m drawn to the human brain, its unforgiving and protean nature.
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