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Google Fined $5.1 Billion by E.U. in Android Antitrust Ruling

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 05:26
European officials hit the internet giant with the record penalty for abusing its power in the smartphone market, the region’s latest move to rein in the clout of tech companies.
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Trump and Russia: One Mystery, Three Theories

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 05:14
An agnostic's guide to our president’s strange conduct.
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Donald Trump, Barack Obama, European Union: Your Wednesday Briefing

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 05:11
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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At War: The History Behind the Graffiti of War

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 04:17
The drawings, scratchings and markings left by American soldiers are small acts of rebellion on the battlefield, where there is little room for dissent.
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What Was Maria Butina Doing at the National Prayer Breakfast?

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 04:00
America’s Christian nationalists have been finding common cause with the Russian government for a while now.
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Trump’s Road to American Martial Law

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 03:55
For Putin, Trump is the gift that keeps on giving. Republicans may grumble over this, but they are Trump’s indecent enablers.
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Best of Late Night: Kimmel Calls Trump ‘a Liar’ for Changing His Story on Putin Comments

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 03:14
Jimmy Kimmel refused to accept President Trump’s explanation of his comments on Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.
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Martha Roby Won. Here’s How Other Pro- and Anti-Trump Republicans Are Faring.

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 03:00
One question has made and broken Republican campaigns so far this year: To embrace President Trump, or to oppose him?
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Parents Behaving Badly: A Youth Sports Crisis Caught on Video

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 03:00
Belligerent parents have caused a severe shortage of referees. Now some of them are being publicly shamed.
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Closed for Business: Trump Administration Moves to Shrink Grounds for Asylum

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 03:00
The government has taken steps to restrict access to asylum, sending a message that America is no longer a safe haven for many hopeful refugees.
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Larnaka Dispatch: With Weddings in Cyprus, Israelis and Lebanese Bridge a Divide

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 03:00
Cyprus has developed a cottage industry in weddings for couples from Israel and Lebanon, where only religious leaders are authorized to perform marriages.
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Feature: Young Jean Lee’s Unsafe Spaces

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 03:00
The first female Asian-American playwright on Broadway takes aim at identity and watches the audience squirm.
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Nonfiction: Chris Hayes Reviews Michiko Kakutani’s Book About Our Post-Truth Era

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 03:00
“The Death of Truth” looks at “the age of Trump” — and shudders.
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Remains of Blacks Forced Into Labor After Slavery Are Discovered in Texas

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 03:00
A cemetery found on a construction site is believed to contain remains of African-Americans forced to work on plantations through the so-called convict lease system.
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How Benny Blanco Became the Most Popular Oddball in Pop Music

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 02:00
The producer and songwriter has worked with Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran, Rihanna, Kanye West and just about everyone else. Now he’s putting out songs of his own.
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‘Simpsons’ Creator Matt Groening Says Debate Around Apu Is ‘Tainted’

New York Times - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 02:00
Amid discussion about whether Apu is an Indian stereotype, Mr. Groening shares his feelings about the character and explains why the criticism caught him off guard.
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Europe Edition: Donald Trump, Japan, Brexit: Your Wednesday Briefing

New York Times - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 21:55
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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On Golf: Tiger Woods Thinks He Can Win the British Open. And He May Have a Point.

New York Times - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 21:51
The conditions of Carnoustie, and a recent history of older players succeeding, could open the door for Woods’s first major championship win in 10 years.
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Trilobites: 3-D Color X-Rays Could Help Spot Deadly Disease Without Surgery

New York Times - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 21:49
A new medical scanner, derived from technology used by particle physics researchers at CERN, “is like the upgrade from black-and-white film to color,” one of its developers said.
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Hong Kong May Ban Political Party That Seeks Independence From China

New York Times - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 21:25
The ban, which would be the first of a political party since the territory returned to Chinese control in 1997, has raised fears of eroding rights.
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