Korean Air Heiresses, One Known for ‘Nut Rage,’ Lose Their Jobs

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 10:52
The conglomerate removed the two sisters after they were accused of abusing employees, and the family is vilified in South Korea.
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Texas Boy Killed by Truck as His School Held a Walkout on Guns

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 10:22
The boy had been trying to cross a busy highway in El Paso. He was not participating in the protest and was part of a group of students headed to a park, officials said.
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That Shaggy Mutt? At Dog Museums, Our Drooling Companions Are the Stars

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 10:17
Dachshunds got their own museum this month in Passau, Germany. It’s only one of several art institutions around the world to honor our canine friends.
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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Despairing on Earth Day? Read This

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 09:41
Over time, mass migration to cities could be a driver of environmental progress.
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Zar Mountain Journal: Smothered by Smog, Polish Cities Rank Among Europe’s Dirtiest

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 08:32
Burning coal is a part of daily life in Poland. As a result the country has some the most polluted air in the European Union, and 33 of its 50 dirtiest cities.
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Macron Takes a Risk in Courting Trump, but Has Little to Show for It

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 08:01
The French president leaves on Monday for a state visit to Washington, where he will try, once again, to close the gap with President Trump on climate change, Iran and trade.
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Shooting at Waffle House in Nashville Leaves Three Dead, Police Say

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 07:21
The police said four others were wounded. The gunman, who was naked at the time of the attack, remained at large.
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Armenia Detains 3 Opposition Leaders Amid Protests

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 06:26
The appointment by Parliament last week of Serzh Sarksyan as prime minister after a 10-year term as president has prompted outrage.
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As Another Pence Runs for Congress, His Business Record Faces Scrutiny

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 06:00
Greg Pence, Vice President Mike Pence’s oldest brother, is mounting something of a stealth campaign, years after leading a convenience store chain that went bankrupt and being sued over personal debts.
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Ask a Showrunner: As ‘Westworld’ Returns, the Creators Discuss Twists, Reddit and Rickrolls

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 05:00
The married showrunners Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan talk about their science-fiction series, which returns Sunday night for its second season on HBO.
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Earth Day, North Korea, Michael Cohen: Your Weekend Briefing

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 04:00
Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.
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Suicide Bomber Kills at Least 31 Afghans in Kabul

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 03:16
The bomber struck at a government office where Afghans were registering to vote, raising concerns that violence will tarnish long-delayed elections.
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Cannabis Flowers Are Legal in Italy. You Just Can’t Eat or Smoke Them.

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 03:06
The new cannabis product has created a booming but unregulated economy in Italy. Is it a bubble waiting to be burst?
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Watch How a Pop Hit Is Made

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 02:45
Using voice memos, demos, texts and interviews, we reconstruct the wild ride of how Zedd, Maren Morris and a 23-year-old songwriter turned a few chords into an enormous hit, “The Middle.”
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A Shadowy War’s Newest Front: A Drone Base Rising From Saharan Dust

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 01:00
Air Force personnel are working to complete a $110 million airfield that will be used to strike extremists in West and North Africa, a region where most Americans have no idea the country is fighting.
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The Forgotten Home of Tennis’s Open Era

New York Times - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 00:00
The West Hants Club no longer has “tennis” in its title. But the modern era of open tennis tournaments would not have gotten started without it.
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Mitt Romney Fails to Bypass Utah Primary for U.S. Senate

New York Times - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 22:33
Fair-right delegates at the Republican Party’s state convention narrowly preferred Mike Kennedy, adding him to the ballot. Mr. Romney had already secured his spot by collecting signatures.
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After Sylvester Stallone Call, Trump Considers ‘Full Pardon’ of Long-Dead Boxer

New York Times - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 19:41
Once the televised funeral for Barbara Bush was over, President Trump notified Americans that he’d been on the phone with Rambo.
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Neo-Nazi Rally Draws About Two Dozen People and Upends a Small Georgia City

New York Times - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 19:23
The rally, which was held outside of Atlanta, was monitored by more than 700 law enforcement officers from 42 agencies.
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Verne Troyer, Mini-Me in Austin Powers Movies, Dies at 49

New York Times - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 17:59
At 2 feet 8 inches, Mr. Troyer was a versatile actor who was widely recognizable from the movies he appeared in.
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