Dog Praised as Hero for Saving Deer (Whether He Meant To or Not)

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 19:56
A video showed a golden retriever hauling a deer from the water. Was it instinct or something else?
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How the Senate Health Care Bill Failed: G.O.P. Divisions and a Fed-Up President

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 19:16
The effort by Senate Republicans to remake the country’s health care system faced a near-impossible path forward. President Trump’s tweets didn’t help.
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As Relations Worsen, Iran Says U.S. Sanctions May Violate Nuclear Deal

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 19:06
The Trump administration announced new restrictions, mainly aimed at the elite Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps, and has revived notions of abandoning the agreement.
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Former Employee Testifies Shkreli Threatened Him and His Family

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 18:38
In a letter entered into evidence in his fraud trial, Martin Shkreli told the wife of a ex-employee, “I hope to see you and your four children homeless.”
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Behind a Chinese Powerhouse, a Web of Family Financial Ties

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 18:27
For nearly 25 years, HNA Group, the Chinese conglomerate, has funneled business to a small group of relatives and associates of its senior executives.
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J. Dennis Hastert, Ex-House Speaker Who Admitted Sex Abuse, Leaves Prison

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 18:03
Mr. Hastert, who pleaded guilty in 2015 to financial crimes tied to a sex abuse cover-up, will serve the rest of his sentence in a halfway house.
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Republican Party, Texas, Donald Trump: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 18:01
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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United Airlines Profit Rises Despite Boycott Threats Over Passenger Treatment

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 17:58
The forcible removal of Dr. David Dao from a flight in April led to calls for a boycott of the carrier, but the airline did not take a financial hit in its quarterly report.
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Trump and Putin Held a Second, Undisclosed, Private Conversation

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 17:30
There is no official American record of the hourlong discussion between the two presidents on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit meeting.
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Students Are the Newest U.S. Weapon Against Terrorist Recruitment

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 16:47
The Department of Homeland Security is giving college students funding to develop social media campaigns and other tools to counter recruitment by groups like the Islamic State.
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Books of The Times: A Dive Into the Abyss in the Anonymous ‘Incest Diary’

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 15:28
In a disturbing new memoir, an unidentified writer tells the story of being raped by her father, starting when she was 3.
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That Devious Plot to ‘Zombify’ Russia: The Fidget Spinner

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 15:04
State-run news outlets in Russia have identified fidget spinners as a potential threat to state security, saying the toys may be a foreign plot to influence young people.
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Asia and Australia Edition: Russia, North Korea, China: Your Wednesday Briefing

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 15:01
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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The House That Did the Housework

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 14:07
After inventing her remarkable self-cleaning house, Frances Gabe, who has died at 101, was granted a patent by the federal government. Here are some of her submitted designs.
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No Third Trial for Ex-Officer Who Shot Cincinnati Driver

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 13:56
Two juries deadlocked on charges against Raymond M. Tensing, who killed an unarmed black motorist. Local officials say they hope federal prosecutors can do better.
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‘Culture of Silence’ Abetted Abuse of at Least 547 German Choir Boys, Inquiry Finds

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 13:27
The children suffered physical and sexual abuse at the music school whose famed Regensburg Cathedral boys choir was directed for decades by Pope Benedict XVI’s brother.
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Britain Cracking Down on Gender Stereotypes in Ads

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 13:07
Too many ads objectify women’s bodies or reinforce traditional roles, a report by the British advertising regulator has found.
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Trump Adds Sanctions on Iran After Certifying Its Compliance with Nuclear Deal

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 12:23
The new sanctions apply to 18 people and entities, aimed at countering what the White House called “Iran’s malign activities across the Middle East.”
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Sketch of Suspect in Indiana Girls’ Murder Renews Hope for Case

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 12:10
Authorities said they received at least 500 new tips in less than 24 hours after they released a composite sketch of a man suspected of killing two girls in February.
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Public Health: Obamacare’s Future Now Depends on an Unhappy White House

New York Times - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 11:49
President Trump has said he’d like Obamacare to fail, and the Department of Health and Human Services has advertised its failures.
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