2 Christie Allies Are Sentenced in George Washington Bridge Scandal

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 10:58
Bill Baroni and Bridget Anne Kelly were sentenced for shutting down lanes in Fort Lee, N.J., to punish the mayor and causing massive traffic jams in 2013.
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Samsung, After Combustible Galaxy Note 7, Unveils New Smartphone

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 10:26
Hoping to overcome a troubled year, the company revealed the Galaxy S8 smartphone with a large 5.8-inch screen and a virtual assistant, Bixby.
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F.D.A. Nominee Details Drug Industry Ties

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 10:07
Dr. Scott Gottlieb earned millions of dollars doing work recently in the private sector, including firms with ties to drug and health care companies.
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No Deal Between Kushners and Chinese Company Over Fifth Avenue Skyscraper

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 09:49
A $4-billion deal to invest in a Manhattan building owned by the family of Trump’s son-in-law has fallen apart.
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Sports of The Times: Facing Congress, Some Sports Officials (Not All) Begin to Confront Sexual Abuse

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 09:36
A doctor is accused of molesting dozens of young gymnasts. Now a senator is calling for an investigation into “who knew what and when.”
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A Trove on the Women’s Suffrage Struggle, Found in an Old Box

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 09:22
Nearly 100 letters from Susan B. Anthony and others have come to light, in a collection that shows the complex networks that drove the movement.
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The Classic festival: How to see Fleetwood Mac, The Eagles, Journey at Dodger Stadium

OC Register - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 09:21
After months of speculation, concert promoting giant Live Nation finally revealed the details for its new festival dubbed simply, The Classic. The bi-coastal event will take place over two weekends in July and feature performances by the Eagles,...
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Shots Fired at Capitol as Driver Tries to Run Down Officers

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 09:09
A United States Capitol Police spokeswoman said a woman had been taken into custody and no one was hurt.
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Memo From Taiwan: As Power Wanes, Kuomintang Struggles to Hang On in Taiwan

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 08:56
The party that once ruled China now looks to stay relevant in Taiwan politics — a situation with implications for Beijing and Washington.
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Sean Hannity Is Still Upset Ted Koppel Said He Was ‘Bad for America’

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 08:19
Mr. Hannity, the Fox News personality, is lashing out over an interview aired on “CBS Sunday Morning.”
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Patti LuPone, Christine Ebersole and Broadway’s Friendliest Feud

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 08:00
They play the rival cosmetics titans Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden in the new musical “War Paint.”
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Bob Dylan Will Receive His Nobel Prize While on Tour in Sweden

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 07:53
The singer and songwriter, who did not attend the Nobel ceremony in December, is to meet with Academy members with no media present this weekend.
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California Today: California Today: Muslim Candidate Says He’s ‘Triple Threat to Donald Trump’

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 06:58
Wednesday: A trailblazing candidate for lieutenant governor, a congressman standing firm under fire, and the faith of Raider Nation.
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News Analysis: Pillars of the West Shaken by ‘Brexit,’ but They’re Not Crumbling Yet

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 05:37
Britain’s withdrawal from the E.U. and Donald J. Trump’s election are blows to multilateralism, but many European nations seem to be shying away from going it alone.
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U.K. Initiates ‘Brexit’ and Wades Into a Thorny Thicket

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 05:30
Prime Minister Theresa May gave notice of Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union, kicking off a two-year negotiation steeped in peril for both sides.
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Therapists’ Offer Strategies for Postelection Stress

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 04:15
How to follow the news in a political age of anxiety.
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New York Today: New York Today: Much Ado about Tattoos

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 04:04
Wednesday: Tracing tattoo history, tap dancing through Midtown, and commemorating women’s suffrage.
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In Lawsuit After Lawsuit, It’s Everyday People v. Trump

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 04:00
Plaintiffs suing President Trump to block his travel ban have included professors and grocery clerks, Americans and people trying to become ones.
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Donald Trump, ‘Brexit,’ Mosul: Your Wednesday Briefing

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 03:53
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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E.U. Blocks Merger of London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Börse

New York Times - Wed, 03/29/2017 - 03:25
The decision came after the London exchange said it was unwilling to sell a bond trading platform to appease regulators.
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