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The Shirley Chisholm Monument in Brooklyn Finds Its Designers

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 16:00
Amanda Williams and Olalekan Jeyifous re-evaluate what a public memorial can be.
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Is Obstruction an Impeachable Offense? History Says Yes

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 15:30
In 1974 and 1998, articles of impeachment against Presidents Richard M. Nixon and Bill Clinton focused on the corrupt use of power to frustrate lawful investigations.
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The Unbearable Lightness of Money Diaries

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 15:30
Money diaries give you a peek into someone else’s spending — but may leave you with a bad taste in your mouth.
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A Bitter Finish for Slow Runners: Get on the Bus

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 15:27
Being corralled for a ride off the course is a particularly sad ending for those who end up on a “shag bus” during a race across a bridge in the Florida Keys.
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One Good Meal: A Men’s Wear Designer’s Favorite Breakfast Dish

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 15:17
The San Francisco-based Evan Kinori relies on shakshuka, the tomato-and-egg casserole beloved in Israel, where his father was born.
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On Pro Football: Nick Bosa Comes With the Kind of Baggage That Doesn’t Matter

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 14:56
Nick Bosa has been scrubbing his Twitter account ahead of the N.F.L. draft. But will teams care what he has said when he can rush the quarterback so well?
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Your Wednesday Briefing

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 14:38
Sri Lanka mourns
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Joe Biden Plans to Enter the Race on Thursday. He’s Starting With $0.

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 14:31
Mr. Biden, ahead in the polls but behind financially, is seeking out top money bundlers, but that risks a backlash among grass-roots Democrats.
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Stocks Just Hit a Record. Thank the Fed.

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 14:31
The bull market lives, thanks to the Federal Reserve’s new, more relaxed approach to interest rates.
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On a Day of Mourning in Sri Lanka, Religious Tension Builds

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 14:09
Amid mass burials for the more than 300 victims of Sunday’s suicide attacks in Sri Lanka, grief began to harden into anger.
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Karina Vetrano’s Killer Is Sentenced to Life, but Maintains ‘I Didn’t Do This’

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 13:59
Chanel Lewis had confessed to beating Ms. Vetrano, and traces of his DNA were found on her body.
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When License-Plate Surveillance Goes Horribly Wrong

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 13:14
The pitfalls of automated policing, where one piece of bad information can lead to a guns-drawn confrontation.
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Jared Kushner Dismisses Russian Election Interference as ‘Couple of Facebook Ads’

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 13:00
His comments seem to contradict Facebook’s own estimates that Russian ads and social-media posts reached 126 million Americans during the election.
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Modern Love: Tiny Love Stories: ‘I. Was. So. Over. It.’

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 13:00
Modern Love in miniature, featuring reader-submitted stories of no more than 100 words.
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Luke Walton, Coach of Sacramento Kings, Is Accused of Sexual Assault in Lawsuit

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 12:44
Kelli Tennant, a former sports broadcaster and college athlete, filed a lawsuit alleging that he aggressively groped her in a hotel room. He denied the accusation.
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Interior Department Launches Investigation of Potential Ethics Violations Among Staff

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 12:41
The probe, the second in as many weeks, looks into a complaint that Interior Department staff offered agency access to former employers or lobbying clients.
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Stephen Moore’s Paper Trail: Bashing Women, Gay Rights and More

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 12:31
President Trump’s presumptive nominee for the Federal Reserve has written numerous pieces over the years that include disparaging statements about women and gender equity.
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Renters Are Mad. Presidential Candidates Have Noticed.

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 12:23
Democrats court a new voting bloc: people who don’t own homes.
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Japan Has a New Emperor. Now It Needs a Software Update.

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 12:00
It isn’t exactly Y2K, but the country is scrambling to reconcile its systems with the ancient demands of an imperial calendar.
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Stephen Moore’s Columns Deriding Women Raise New Questions for Trump Fed Pick

New York Times - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 11:35
Mr. Moore’s past columns and appearances contain potential roadblocks to confirmation — including a history of writing about women in unflattering terms.
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