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Phys Ed: Men, Is Exercise Putting a Damper on Your Sex Life?

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 04:00
Men who exercise strenuously may have a lower libido than those whose workouts are lighter, a new study found.
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Donald Trump, Milo Yiannopoulos, Standing Rock: Your Wednesday Briefing

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:59
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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Political Calculus: Democrats’ Best Bet to Retake the House? Follow the Sun

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:30
The voters who decided the last election might not decide the next. The road to a Democratic House starts in Orange County in California.
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More U.S. Troops May Be Needed Against ISIS in Syria, a Top General Says

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:23
One option is for American troops to step up support for Syrian fighters in the battle for Raqqa, much as they are doing for Iraqi forces in the battle for Mosul.
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Best of Late Night: Joe Scarborough Breaks Down Trump for Stephen Colbert

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:02
Mr. Scarborough, host of “Morning Joe,” said during an appearance on “The Late Show” that he thought President Trump would have to change his approach to governing.
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State of the Art: I Ignored Trump News for a Week. Here’s What I Learned.

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:00
Coverage of President Trump may eclipse that of any single human being ever. I discovered several truths about our digital media ecosystem when I tuned it out.
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A.T.F. Filled Secret Bank Account With Millions From Shadowy Cigarette Sales

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:00
An off-the-books operation, meant to finance undercover work, is the subject of a lawsuit that has been kept nearly entirely sealed for years.
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A Deadline Looms for Dakota Protesters to Leave Campsite

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:00
Activists in North Dakota protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline have until Wednesday afternoon to leave a camp on the banks of the Missouri.
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Bill Maher, Faulted for Booking Milo Yiannopoulos, Takes Credit for His Fall

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:00
In an interview, Mr. Maher spoke about having the right-wing personality on his show “Real Time,” and why he will continue to seek out provocative conservative guests.
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Further Reading: A History of Race and Racism in America, in 24 Chapters

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:00
A decade-by-decade history of race and racism in America, compiled by a National Book Award Winner.
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Donald Tsang, Former Hong Kong Leader, Gets 20 Months for Misconduct

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 02:35
Mr. Tsang, in office from 2005 to 2012, failed to reveal his plans to lease an apartment from a developer whose company was seeking a broadcast license at the time.
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Cal State Fullerton alum goes from 'Hamilton' fan to a member of the cast

OC Register - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 01:05
It has been a couple of months since he received the big news, but Cal State Fullerton alumni Ruben J. Carbajal still does not believe his dreams of performing in the first U.S. national tour of the hit Broadway musical “Hamilton” have come true....
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$21 million sale called record breaker for Newport Coast's Pelican neighborhoods

OC Register - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 01:00
A newly built, 13,891-square-foot home in Pelican Crest has sold for $21 million, touted as a record sale for Newport Coast's Pelican communities. The ocean-view house, occupant-certified in January, was a collaboration of architect Richard Krantz,...
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Get your first look at the 2017 Angels in action

OC Register - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 00:33
Game on! The Angels are in action during Spring Training on Tuesday at Tempe Diablo Stadium in Tempe, Arizona. Games begin Saturday, when the team faces the Milwaukee Brewers. See the schedule and get tickets at...
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Benjamin Netanyahu Gets a Warm Reception From Australia’s Leader

New York Times - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 00:13
Australia was one of a handful of countries to speak out against a recent United Nations Security Council resolution critical of Israeli settlement policy.
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Video shows Harrison Ford wrongly flying over plane at John Wayne Airport

OC Register - Tue, 02/21/2017 - 23:43
SANTA ANA — Video released Tuesday shows a plane piloted by Harrison Ford suddenly and mistakenly flying low over an airliner with 110 people aboard at John Wayne Airport. The 45 seconds of soundless video show the 74-year-old “Star Wars” and...
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Register Book Club: Author Viet Thanh Nguyen says he had to share his family's painful tales

OC Register - Tue, 02/21/2017 - 23:31
SANTA ANA – Refugees and the need to tell their stories were discussed Tuesday night at a Register Book Club event. The gathering featured author Viet Thanh Nguyen and raised more than $1,300, which will benefit event host The Frida Cinema and the...
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Could Disneyland visitors be scalping Fastpasses?

OC Register - Tue, 02/21/2017 - 23:16
Some theme park fans visiting China set off a social media tiff this week by tweeting photos of what they said were scalpers selling Fastpasses at Shanghai Disneyland. Allegedly, people have been collecting Fastpasses on the new park’s most popular...
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Town Hall Meetings Heat Up

New York Times - Tue, 02/21/2017 - 22:51
Over the past few weeks, people have been voicing concerns to Republican lawmakers at town hall-style meetings around the country. Witness some of the confrontations in this 360 video.
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Europe Edition: Libya, Israel, Stockholm: Your Wednesday Briefing

New York Times - Tue, 02/21/2017 - 22:03
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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