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Emmys 2018: Watch the Highlights

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 22:13
Here are the best moments from the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.
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Accusations of a ‘Nightmare’ Vacation Test China’s Relations With Sweden

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 21:58
China has imposed travel warnings after it said three Chinese tourists were “brutally abused” by the Swedish police as they were ejected from a hostel in Stockholm.
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Officers Kill Knife-Wielding Queens Woman Who Reported Burglary, Police Say

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 21:07
The police said the woman lured officers to her home with a report of a burglary, then lunged at them with a knife as they searched for an intruder.
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After Fetching a High Price, Time Magazine Moves Into a New Era

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 20:19
“These things just take a lot longer than you think they would,” one executive said of the sale of Time magazine. Now Meredith must turn to the sales of Fortune and Sports Illustrated.
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South Korea’s Leader Arrives in North Korea to Meet Kim Jong-un

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 19:37
Fighting in the Korean War ended in 1953, but a peace treaty was never signed. Now North Korea wants a deal before it commits to denuclearizing.
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Echoes of Anita Hill, but in a Different Era for Women

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 19:34
Now it is Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh who faces a hearing to address explosive accusations by Christine Blasey Ford that he sexually assaulted her when they were teenagers.
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#BrettToo?

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 19:18
The Senate Judiciary Committee is right to reopen hearings on Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation after a claim of sexual assault.
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The Decline and Fall of New York City Ballet

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 18:52
Once among the city's greatest cultural institutions, George Balanchine’s creation lost its way under his successor, Peter Martins.
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The Federal Agency That Fuels the Opioid Crisis

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 18:14
The Drug Enforcement Administration has proved itself incompetent for decades.
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Trump Orders Russia Investigation Documents Be Declassified

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 18:05
The decision was the latest example of Mr. Trump siding with congressional allies over law enforcement officials, who have said the move could endanger national security.
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Philippines Dispatch: Drawn by Gold, Drowned in Mud: Typhoon Kills Philippine Miners

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 18:04
Dozens of people who eked out a living at a small-scale mine were killed when Typhoon Mangkhut’s drenching rains unleashed a landslide in their mountain community.
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In Flood-Hit Public Housing, a Reminder That the Poor Bear Brunt of Storms’ Fury

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 18:01
Residents of a North Carolina housing complex have found themselves at the center of a redevelopment drama, even as they wonder what will become of their Florence-hit homes.
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A Dress Rehearsal for Our Deaths

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 17:45
Yom Kippur asks us to look our mortality in the face. Can we sustain the stare?
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A San Francisco Tech Mogul Buys a Fabled Slice of New York Media

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 17:25
Something like this was tried 18 years ago, when AOL bought Time Warner. But Marc Benioff, long a prominent figure in his hometown, does things his own way.
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Jodie Whittaker Brings ‘Doctor Who’ Its Biggest Change in 55 Years

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 17:01
Ms. Whittaker is the first woman in the history of this BBC sci-fi series to play the Doctor, ushering in a new era of inclusivity at the show.
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Merger of Cigna and Express Scripts Gets Approval From Justice Dept.

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 17:00
The takeover of one of the nation’s largest pharmacy benefit manager by a big health insurer is expected to close by the end of the year.
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Kavanaugh and the Politics of Bad Faith

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 16:53
Why the modern G.O.P. keeps abandoning principles it claims to honor.
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Your Monday Evening News Briefing: Brett Kavanaugh, North Carolina, Elon Musk

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 16:49
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Boys Will Be Supreme Court Justices

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 16:36
Kavanaugh’s accuser is credible. Will it matter?
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Elon Musk Sued by Cave Rescuer He Accused of Being a Pedophile

New York Times - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 16:36
Mr. Musk and the caver butted heads this summer about the high-profile rescue of a group of children trapped in a cave in Thailand.
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