‘Love, Rick’: Teacher’s Letters Track an Attempted Seduction

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:08
A teacher named in the Choate sex abuse report had earlier corresponded with a Phillips Academy student — using flattery, romance and threats.
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In ‘Trophy Son,’ Fictional Character Accuses Real Tennis Stars of Doping

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:47
A trainer in Douglas Brunt’s new novel levels accusations against Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and others that are likely to leap off the pages into a public debate.
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In NATO Speech, Trump Is Vague About Mutual Defense Pledge

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:07
The president promised to “never forsake” allies but lectured NATO members on the need to pay what he said was their fair share of the alliance costs.
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Looking for Trump’s Climate Policy? Try the Energy Department

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 09:43
The president’s proposed reductions to the department’s research may have a greater impact on climate change than the Paris accord decision.
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Pentagon Inquiry Blames ISIS for Civilian Deaths in Mosul Strike

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 09:18
An investigation released Thursday showed that an American airstrike in March inadvertently set off explosives positioned in a building by the Islamic State, killing 105 people.
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Common Sense: Buy? Sell? Politics May Move the Market, but Rarely for Long

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 09:09
Whether Brexit or Brazil, scandal or crisis, what seems momentous news can be shaky ground for investment decisions, as some hedge funds have found.
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Trump Condemns ‘Alleged Leaks,’ After Complaints From Britain

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:59
The reproach by Britain’s prime minister suggests a striking moment of discord between two longstanding allies that share intelligence.
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Wheels: What Self-Driving Cars See

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:26
Lidar, the sensing technology, is the centerpiece of an intense court fight in California between two key players on the road, Uber and Waymo.
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#SpeakingInDance: Spellbinding Luminosity: Ballet Students in Balanchine’s ‘Scotch Symphony’

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:59
Our latest installment in the Instagram series #SpeakingInDance features Mira Nadon and Davide Riccardo at the School of American Ballet.
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African-American Museum Wins New Fans: Athletes

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:47
The history and culture museum in Washington has quickly become a must-see attraction for visiting players and teams, especially from the N.B.A.
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Surprise for a Mother Who Helped Her Paralyzed Son in Every Class

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:35
Judy O’Connor was by her son’s side throughout his studies at Chapman University, in Orange, Calif. On Saturday, she was awarded an honorary M.B.A. degree.
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California Today: California Today: How Trump’s Cuts Would Affect California

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:54
Thursday: What President Trump’s budget could mean, a new Grateful Dead documentary, and a mysterious zebra killing in Humboldt County.
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Who Is Greg Gianforte? Background on the Montana Candidate Accused of Assault

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:29
Greg Gianforte, the Republican running for the House in Montana, was charged with misdemeanor assault on Wednesday.
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First-Place Yankees Aren’t Faring Nearly as Well at the Ticket Office

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:27
Struggling to sell tickets and suites, team officials are taking a much closer look at how to attract a younger fandom’s attention.
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The Summer TV Lineup: 13 Series to Watch

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:00
Money-laundering manicurists, a Stephen King detective story and, oh yeah, “Game of Thrones.”
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Take a Walk Down Memory Lane. It Can Be Healthy.

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 05:45
We’ve learned a lot about nostalgia, what triggers it and how it works. (Caution for readers of a certain age: sentimental songs and videos ahead.)
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Battle in Philippines With ISIS-Linked Militants Is Test for Duterte

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 05:10
The military fought rebels and deployed tanks in the besieged city of Marawi. The chaos has led President Rodrigo Duterte to impose martial law in the country’s south.
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Live Briefing: Live Updates: Trump Is in Brussels, and NATO Officials Are Anxious

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 04:25
President Trump is in Belgium on the fourth leg of his overseas trip, meeting NATO and European Union leaders. Analysts say expectations are low.
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New York Today: New York Today: Happy Birthday, Mr. President

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 04:24
Thursday: John F. Kennedy’s 100th birthday, Amazon’s first New York City store, and the opening of the Brooklyn-Battery tunnel.
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Google’s A.I. Program Rattles Chinese Go Master as It Wins Match

New York Times - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 04:06
A Google program called AlphaGo won a best-of-three match against a Chinese Go master, rattling his nerves and showing the power of new artificial intelligence technologies.
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