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A Throwback Champion for the Modern Champions League

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 16:50
The Champions League has become an annual showcase for Europe’s richest clubs. But the return of Red Star Belgrade this year is a reminder of what‘s been lost.
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Brooklyn Diocese to Pay $27.5 Million to Settle 4 Sex Abuse Cases

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 16:29
The $27.5 million settlement is believed to be one of the largest ever obtained by victims of sex abuse within the Catholic Church.
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Cuomo and de Blasio: Making Nice, for Now

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 16:00
New York’s top Democrats rallied to promote unity ahead of the general election. But the fissures in the party still showed.
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Asia and Australia Edition: Your Wednesday News Briefing: China, Myanmar, Elon Musk

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 15:11
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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‘Nastiest I’ve Ever Seen It’: Residents Along Cape Fear River Brace for Record Floods

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 14:58
A tourist draw, the Cape Fear River in Wilmington, N.C., can also be a beast, surging madly to overtake homes and force residents fleeing.
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Trump Sides With Kavanaugh, Accusing Democrats of Timing Sex Assault Charge to Delay Confirmation

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 14:10
“I feel so badly for him that he’s going through this,” President Trump said of Judge Brett Kavanaugh. “This is not a man that deserves this.”
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‘I Don’t Have a Home’: Life After Florence in Wilmington, N.C.

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:57
Wilmington, N.C., took a direct hit from the storm and rapidly rising waters left the city virtually cut off. We spoke with one resident whose life has been upended by this disaster.
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Why Marco Rubio Attacked Salt Bae Over His Dinner With Maduro

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:48
The celebrity chef drew Mr. Rubio’s ire for serving a lavish meal to the authoritarian president of Venezuela, known for his extravagant lifestyle amid crushing poverty.
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For Capitalism, Every Social Leap Forward Is a Marketing Opportunity

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:46
Brands are now racing to capture the market of young people who strive to live gender identities that fit.
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Megaphones Up, the Philharmonic Opens With Two Young Voices

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:28
The composers Ashley Fure and Conrad Tao make their New York Philharmonic debuts with new works during the first two weeks of the season.
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The Amputee Who Showed Everyone

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:06
Shaquem Griffin of the Seattle Seahawks lost his hand but not his dream.
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Parts of a ‘Virtual’ Border Wall, Built With the Tech Behind Driverless Cars

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:01
In a rural Texas county, lidar sensor technology is being tested as a way to spot illegal intruders from Mexico. That use could divide workers in Silicon Valley.
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A New Art Season, a New Test of Survival

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:00
The art market is in crisis, and the art fairs are largely to blame.
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The Best and Worst Moments of the 2018 Emmys

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:47
The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards were dominated by “diversity,” “Mrs. Maisel” and a surprise proposal.
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Kavanaugh’s Accuser Has Yet to Confirm Appearance at Monday Hearings

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:13
Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh of sexual assault, has yet to confirm that she will appear at hearings on Monday.
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Ranch Nation

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:12
How one creamy, peppery salad dressing became America’s favorite flavor.
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Matter: Why Your DNA Is Still Uncharted Territory

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:00
Scientists are focusing on a relatively small number of human genes and neglecting thousands of others. The reasons have more to do with professional survival than genetics.
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Justice Department Is Examining Tesla After Musk Comment

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:47
The company said the department requested documents after its chief executive, Elon Musk, said he had “funding secured” to take its stock off public markets.
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Op-Docs: Among the Mangroves, a Girl Learns to Swim

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:43
In a small Colombian village, a mother guides her daughter through a rite of passage.
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Merkel’s Spy Chief Is Removed After Public Rift

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:36
The standoff had raised questions about whether Germany’s security apparatus was too close to the far right to monitor extremist groups effectively.
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