How Trump and Clinton Fared in Final Debate

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 20:39
Donald J. Trump and Hillary Clinton met in a 90-minute debate at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, on Wednesday.
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Want an Old Piece of the Statue of Liberty? This Is the Man to See.

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 20:32
Rick Stocks is the self-appointed caretaker of discarded parts from the Statue of Liberty’s $87 million restoration in the 1980s.
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Phil Chess, Whose Record Label Elevated Unknown Blues Musicians, Dies at 95

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 19:48
Chess Records, the label founded by Mr. Chess and his brother, became successful by finding little-known performers and persuading radio stations to play their music.
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Man in the News: A.G. Sulzberger: Leading Change at The New York Times as Journalism Evolves

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 19:34
Mr. Sulzberger, who was named The Times’s deputy publisher, is the author of a report calling for sweeping changes and a digital future for the paper.
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Trump Debate Guests: Who Are Malik Obama and Patricia Smith?

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 18:41
Donald J. Trump invited two more attention-grabbing guests to his final presidential debate with Hillary Clinton.
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A Rape and Murder Prompts Thousands of Argentine Women to Protest

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 18:23
This was the third national protest organized by Ni Una Menos, a movement of women’s rights advocates, since the first was held in June of last year.
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Lawyer for Ex-Christie Aide Says She Was Made Scapegoat in Bridge Plot

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 18:16
The lawyer for Bridget Anne Kelly argues she has been unfairly blamed in a plot that involved nearly everyone in the governor’s office.
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Trove of Stolen Data Is Said to Include Top-Secret U.S. Hacking Tools

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 18:02
Investigators found that stolen documents in the possession of Harold T. Martin III included top-secret N.S.A. hacking tools that two months ago were offered for sale on the internet.
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Blinking Owl liquor tasting room opens in Santa Ana

OC Register - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 17:44
First, wine was fine. Then beer got big. Now it’s all about the magic of the spirit world. According to a March report by the American Craft Spirits Association, there are more than 1,280 spirits producers in the U.S. The number of distilleries...
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Bollywood Becomes India and Pakistan’s Latest Battleground

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 17:31
Tensions over an attack on an army base have led to a cultural battle as India and Pakistan ban each other’s film stars and television shows.
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Review: Chada Thai gets real

OC Register - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 17:30
When Chada Thai opened in Little Saigon in July in a 30-seat storefront next door to the sprawling Vietnamese mainstay Brodard, the owner hung a large banner above the door advertising “Thai Food.” Next to that another sign declared: “Now...
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Rare Hello Kitty wine comes to Antonello's in Santa Ana

OC Register - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 17:25
Hello Kitty Wine? Call me prudish, but the concept just seems so WRONG. The world-famous feline is certainly old enough to drink now – she was created in 1974 – but think about it, people: She has no mouth! She’s also the epitome of the kawaii...
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Best Thing I Ate This Week: Leg of lamb at Texas de Brazil

OC Register - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 17:22
Texas de Brazil is a Brazilian steakhouse chain in the same vein as Fogo de Chao or Agora. It has branches all over the world, and it opened its first California location at the Marketplace in Irvine in August. As is typical for all-you-can-eat...
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Presidential Debate, Mosul, Putin: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 17:03
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Huntington Beach man dies after apparent failure of artificial heart compressor

OC Register - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 16:58
The Food and Drug Administration is investigating repeated problems with a portable compressor for artificial hearts that may have played a role in the death earlier this month of a 57-year-old Huntington Beach man. Officials at Cedars-Sinai Medical...
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Reported Cases of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Are on Rise

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 16:48
Progress in the fight against chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis has “unraveled,” the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
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Nazi Sympathizer in Germany Shoots 4 Police Officers

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 16:47
The man, who the authorities said had failed to pay local taxes or vehicle fines, opened fire when the police came to seize his weapons collection.
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Indians 3, Blue Jays 0 | Cleveland wins series: Indians Defeat Blue Jays and Reach First World Series Since 1997

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 16:47
Cleveland will be seeking its first championship since 1948 after knocking out Toronto in the American League Championship Series.
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Smithsonian Seeks $300,000 to Save Dorothy’s Ruby Slippers

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 15:45
The institution hopes to raise the money in a Kickstarter campaign to repair the “Wizard of Oz” shoes and display them in a temperature-controlled case.
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Album Review: Lady Gaga’s Stripped-Down New Album Fishes for Inspiration

New York Times - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 15:09
In “Joanne,” the pop star may have aimed for transparency, but her songs are neither daring nor radical, and they feel like concepts in search of a home.
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