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Tech Fix: The iPhone XS and XS Max Review: Bigger Is Now Definitely Better

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 04:00
Apple’s new smartphones start at $999 and $1,099, but their superb cameras and screens make them worth the high prices, our reviewer writes.
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‘The Franks’ Will Rework Their Brooklyn Restaurant Empire

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 04:00
The team behind Frankies 457 Spuntino plan to add a slice shop with a Long Island pizza star; a natural wine bar; and a dining room that takes reservations.
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Fixes: A Crazy, Murky System for Pricing H.I.V. Drugs

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 04:00
H.I.V. therapy in America costs hundreds of times what the same therapy costs elsewhere. But that may be starting to change.
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New York Today: New York Today: Flash Flood Warnings

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 04:00
Tuesday: Food for thought during today’s heavy rain, and Open House New York.
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The Conversation: Should Brett Kavanaugh Withdraw?

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 03:45
The political interest of the country might be better served with a nominee who didn’t have to be confirmed under a cloud of suspicion.
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The Fix: Lighting a Room, Simplified

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 03:00
The right lighting can lift your spirits and make you more relaxed and productive. Here’s how the pros do it.
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Colombia Struck a Peace Deal With Guerrillas — but Many Return to Arms

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 03:00
Former FARC fighters — unable to adapt to civilian life and threatened by paramilitaries — are joining dissident groups, endangering peace in Colombia.
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The 52 Places Traveler: The 52 Places Traveler: In Lucerne, Kindness Trumps the (Stunning) Views

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 03:00
Lucerne, Switzerland, is best known — rightly so — for its mountains, lake and views. What sticks with me most, though, is the pervasive sense of hospitality and human kindness I found there.
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McCaskill Battles Charges That She Is a Stranger in Her Own State

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 03:00
The Missouri senator is in a neck-and-neck race to keep a crucial seat in Democratic hands, facing criticism from her opponent that she’s a Washington insider.
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More ‘Gridlock Alert Days’: Don’t Even Think of Driving in Manhattan

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 03:00
In the latest sign of worsening traffic, the city expands its congestion warning system beyond the holiday season to get more drivers off the roads.
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Best of Late Night: Seth Meyers Skewers Trump Over Paul Manafort’s Plea Deal

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 02:59
“Manafort on Friday struck a deal to cooperate with the Mueller investigation,” Mr. Meyers said. “And then Trump struck a door, two walls and Eric.”
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Russian Military Aircraft Shot Down off Syria Coast

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 02:36
The Il-20 plane was apparently shot down by Syrian antiaircraft missiles, and disappeared from radar screens as it was returning to a Russian base in Syria, the Defense Ministry in Moscow said.
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Lens: Challenging Visual Stereotypes of Masculinity

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 02:00
The third PhotoVogue Festival aims to promote diversity and inclusiveness in all forms.
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In North Korea, Shouts for Reunification and Peace Greet South’s Leader

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 01:50
Highly choreographed crowds lined the streets of Pyongyang, the capital, as a car carried the two Koreas’ leaders to their third summit meeting.
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Myanmar’s ‘Gravest Crimes’ Against Rohingya Demand Action, U.N. Says

New York Times - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 00:53
A new report calls for heavy sanctions and the complete overhaul of Myanmar’s military and the system that has kept it dominant.
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Markets Mixed, With China Dropping, as Trade War Intensifies

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 23:51
Chinese shares traded at their lowest level in four years as Beijing weighed a response to the threat of more tariffs from Washington.
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Review: Tom Arnold’s ‘Trump Tapes’ Blows Smoke With No Smoking Gun

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 23:30
In his new Viceland show, Tom Arnold is the latest media star to tease the existence of One Tape To Rule Them All.
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Critic’s Notebook: The Emmys Joked about TV’s Lack of Diversity, and Then Demonstrated It

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 23:26
The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards were defined by an overwhelmingly white group of winners and a preponderance of bad ideas and feeble writing.
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Europe Edition: Your Tuesday News Briefing: Tariffs, SpaceX, Syria

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 22:53
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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Saltmarsh Sparrows Fight to Keep Their Heads Above Water

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 22:20
Rising sea levels are bringing more nest-flooding tides that threaten to push the birds that breed in coastal marshes along the Atlantic Coast to extinction.
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