Sean Spicer Says He Regrets Berating Reporters Over Inauguration Crowds

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 14:33
At the Emmys, Mr. Spicer made light of his tenure as press secretary. In an interview, he said he regretted his infamous briefing on the inaugural crowd size.
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The Interpreter: Myanmar Follows Global Pattern in How Ethnic Cleansing Begins

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:24
What happens when a nation’s boundaries and its national identity contradict? In extreme cases, something like Myanmar’s Rohingya crisis.
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As ‘Diller Island’ Sinks, Whitney Plans Major Artwork on Hudson

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:08
The Whitney Museum of American Art is pursuing a permanent installation by the artist David Hammons that would extend into the Hudson River near the museum.
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G.M. Workers Strike in Canada as Mexico Jobs Raise Tension

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:03
About 2,750 union workers at an Ontario factory staged the nation’s first walkout at an auto assembly plant in 21 years as an impasse was declared in talks.
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Arrests in London Tube Bombing Stun a Suburban Town

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:54
Two young men who stayed at a foster home in Sunbury-on-Thames, outside London, have been arrested in the Parsons Green subway bombing.
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Despite Rising Seas and Bigger Storms, Florida’s Land Rush Endures

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:39
Florida rose from a swamp and never stopped growing. But hurricanes become harder to absorb as the buildings keep spreading.
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Skin Deep: Have No Fear: It’s Just Eyeliner

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:31
A flash of bright eye makeup feels fresh this fall, even for the color-averse. Here’s how to make it work for you.
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The Best and Worst Moments of the 2017 Emmys

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:05
The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards were dominated by a number of captivating women and one powerful man.
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Books of The Times: A Father and Son Sail Through Homer’s ‘Odyssey’ Together

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:26
In “An Odyssey,” Daniel Mendelsohn recounts what happened when his 81-year-old father enrolled in one of his classes at Bard College.
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Republicans Demand Another Vote to Repeal the Affordable Care Act

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:59
If the Senate does not vote by the end of next week, repealing the law would require 60 votes, not a simple majority.
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Trump Pushes U.N.: ‘We Are Not Seeing the Results’

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:57
The president said the United Nations had to regain “the trust of the people around the world,” without mentioning his proposal to cut its funding.
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Fashion Review: Old Hollywood Vavoom Dominated on the Emmys Red Carpet

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:17
Nominees and guests alike chose necklines dropping almost down to the waist, or dresses slit at the hip.
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Banksy Strikes Again, With Nod to Basquiat

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:16
Two new Banksys, which appear to be a homage, of sorts, have popped up at the Barbican Center, days ahead of a show of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s work.
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Donald Glover, the Only Dressed Man in Hollywood

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:16
At the Emmys, men just wanted to disappear, while Donald Glover took all the shine.
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How Party Bosses, Not Voters, Pick Politicians in New York

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:04
In one of the last, most powerful vestiges of Tammany Hall-style politics, New York party bosses pick the politicians when vacancies occur.
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Iceland’s Government Falls After Letter Asking to Pardon Pedophile

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:47
The prime minister was accused of attempting to cover up a recommendation from his father supporting clemency for a convicted child abuser.
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A Down Payment With a Catch: You Must Be an Airbnb Host

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:27
A start-up in Seattle will lend money to home buyers who promise to make a room available for rent continuously for up to three years.
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Essay: Safest Bet in Sports: Men Complaining About a Female Announcer’s Voice

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 07:45
When Beth Mowins made her debut last week on “Monday Night Football,” some male viewers objected to the way she sounded.
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Personal Journeys: From Poland to Lithuania: A Writer’s Search for Her Jewish Past

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 07:32
From the Jewish districts of historic cities to small, out-of-the-way towns once known as shtetls, the author finds remnants of the past at every turn.
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What Happens When Marcus Samuelsson Takes Harlem to London?

New York Times - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 07:32
Inspired by the success of Red Rooster Harlem, the celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson opened a twin restaurant in Shoreditch. But can Harlem be replicated?
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