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Luke Voit pays back Rays in best way possible for Yankees

This was the best way for Luke Voit to rebound from his recent slump and the best retaliation possible for the drilling that bugged him so much last weekend against the Rays. Voit’s leadoff blast in the ninth inning drew the Yankees within ...

5/18/2019 10:07:24 AM

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Syrian state media reports explosions near Damascus, says 'objects' came from Israel

Several explosions were heard in the Syrian capital Damascus on Friday night as the country's air defences opened fire on "objects" coming from the direction of the Israeli-occupied Golan H ...

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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U.S. military admits 'tragic accident' that kills at least 8 Afghan police officers

A U.S. airstrike killed at least eight policemen in Afghanistan's Helmand province, a government official said Friday, the latest casualties from a rise in air and ground operations against ...

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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Taiwan approves same-sex marriage in first for Asia

The vote in Taiwan allows same-sex couples full legal marriage rights, including in areas such as taxes, insurance and child custody.

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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Former CIA officer sentenced to 20 years for spying for China

A former spy for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency was sentenced on Friday to 20 years in prison after being convicted of conspiring to transmit U.S. defence secrets to China, the Justic ...

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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Mati Diop becomes first black female filmmaker to compete in Cannes

French-Senegalese director Mati Diop's feature film debut, Atlantics, is competing for Cannes' top honour, the Palme d'Or.

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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6 climbers dead or missing this week in the Himalayas

Two mountaineers have died on Nepal's famous Himalayan peaks, while another two climbers were missing, officials said Friday. Two died earlier in the week.

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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Winds of War author Herman Wouk dead at 103

The author was known his World War II epics The Winds of War and War and Remembrance.

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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Report finds Ohio State doctor abused 177, officials were aware

An Ohio State University team doctor who died years ago sexually abused at least 177 students over a period of decades so wantonly that students described his examinations as hazing — and t ...

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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John Bolton, the Saudis and the hawkish forces pushing the White House toward a war with Iran

The U.S. appears to be inching dangerously close to a conflict with Iran. Matt Kwong looks at the advisers and allies who may be encouraging the escalation.

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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Vatican court clears official on charges of sexual advances on nun during confession

The Vatican's high court has absolved a top Holy See official of charges that he made sexual advances against a nun during confession.

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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U.K. cross-party Brexit talks break down

Cross-party talks in Britain aimed at striking a compromise Brexit deal have broken down without agreement.

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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How concern about climate change could decide Australia's election

Climate change has become a key election issue in Australia, a country that's one of the largest exporters of coal and natural gas in the world. Nearly one-third of voters rated climate cha ...

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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Eurovision in Israel: Calls for a boycott as festival comes to a close

As singers from 42 nations prepare for the Saturday finale of the Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, a familiar refrain is once again being heard: cultural festivals in Israel these days ...

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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What the Boeing Max 8 groundings could mean for summer travel

With the holidays beckoning, airlines, analysts and travel agents weigh in on what flyers can expect this summer with the Boeing Max 8 jetliners still grounded.

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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Iran's foreign minister says practical steps needed to save nuclear deal

Iran's foreign minister travelled Friday to China on his Asian tour aimed at keeping world markets open to Tehran amid an intense sanctions campaign from the U.S. as tensions across the Per ...

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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Fiancée of slain writer Jamal Khashoggi pleads for U.S. investigation into his murder

The Turkish fiancée of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi is asking U.S. lawmakers to launch an investigation into his killing and bring those responsible to justice.

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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I.M. Pei, architect of Louvre Pyramid, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, dead at 102

I.M. Pei, whose modern designs and high-profile projects made him one of the best-known and most prolific architects of the 20th century, has died at the age of 102.

5/18/2019 8:44:25 AM

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With Trudeau's leadership under fire, Liberals try to regroup before October

Federal and provincial Liberals who spoke to CBC News concede what was unthinkable just months ago — that in the wake of the SNC-Lavalin controversy, Justin Trudeau’s leadership has gone fr ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Legal in Canada, but barriers to abortion remain, advocates say

While abortion remains legal in Canada, some abortion rights advocates say women continue to face hurdles in accessing the procedure.

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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What didn't happen in the N.L. election — and why that matters

The PCs didn't win and the NDP didn't tank - and other interesting non-results from the N.L election.

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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In tight labour market, restaurants turn to tech for help

Canada added more jobs last month than it has in decades — good news for job-seekers and the economy. But the tight labour market makes finding and keeping workers a struggle for some secto ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Why a community protest over a church should worry Russia's Kremlin

Authorities in Russia's Yekaterinburg have called a truce with protestors over building a new church in a popular park - but that's unlikely to quell a broader discontent by people who beli ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Backlash against cashless, as more U.S. jurisdictions require businesses to accept cash

Cashless society is "a long ways away" as San Francisco becomes the latest U.S. jurisdiction to ban cashless stores, which some say are a form of discrimination.

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Not your 'grandmother's museum': How Canada's major art galleries are chasing youth

In the age of Instagram and Fortnite, galleries and museums are fighting for attention — and revenue. Here is a look at the bold steps several Canadian institutions are taking to attract ne ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Canada, U.S. reach deal to lift steel and aluminum tariffs within 2 days

The nearly year-long tariff war between Canada and the U.S. is almost over. The Canadian government released a statement Friday saying the two sides have agreed to eliminate the tariffs wit ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Genocide against Indigenous Peoples recognized by Museum for Human Rights

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg now deems the treatment of Indigenous Peoples in Canada as genocide, a change in position following criticism. Previously, the museum had sa ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Former polygamous leader found guilty in child-bride case

B.C. Supreme Court has found James Oler guilty of taking an underage girl from Canada to marry a member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the U.S. ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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'It was my decision and my responsibility': Vance speaks on suspension of Vice-Admiral Mark Norman

The country's top military commander said there was no political input into his decision to suspend Vice-Admiral Mark Norman from his post over two years ago.

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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'I don't give a s--t': Police release 911 call complaining about Amber Alert

Niagara Regional Police have released the audio of a 911 call in which the caller swore at the operator and complained about an Amber Alert message on his phone.

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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'It's everything we've always asked for': Steel and aluminum industries welcome end of tariffs

Representatives from Canada's steel and aluminum industries welcomed news on Friday that the government has struck a deal with the U.S. that will bring an end to tariffs on the two metals w ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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'Just insane': Expedia charges Manitoba man $200 for hotel room — plus $6K in taxes and fees

A Manitoba man who was billed over $6,000 for a one-night hotel stay, with only $200 charged for the room itself, says he'll never use Expedia again. The company now says it will refund his ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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'Absolutely disgusting:' Victim concerned about pedophile's online profile

A Saskatchewan man who was the victim of a notorious pedophile says it's disgusting and a risk to the public that his abuser has a profile on a pen-pal website for inmates.    ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Weight loss 'grants' program fails to pay up after participants shed pounds

Some Canadians who responded to national TV and radio ads that promised to pay people to lose weight say when it came time to deliver, the so-called Weight Loss Grants Program wouldn't pay ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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'The battle is still on': Fake news rages in India's WhatsApp elections

As hundreds of millions of Indians vote in the country's massive staggered election, journalists and civil society groups are working overtime to try and fight back against fast-moving fals ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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'Typical Liberal desperation': Scheer insists he won't reopen abortion debate

Andrew Scheer is moving to shut down the Liberals' new line of attack after several of his MPs attended an anti-abortion rally and some American states moved to criminalize abortions. ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Lawrencetown, N.S., tries new co-op approach, adding to Canada's fee-for-service health-care controversy

An Annapolis Valley community is trying a new approach to connect residents with medical services, but not everyone agrees with this idea to address Nova Scotia's shortage of rural family d ...

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Why doctors now warn against routinely treating mild thyroid issues

Giving daily levothyroxine pills to people with a mild abnormality called subclinical hypothyroidism offers no benefit, a review of 21 clinical trials suggests.

5/18/2019 8:42:15 AM

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Past video proves Kevin Durant could like playing with RJ Barrett

CHICAGO — Kevin Durant apparently has a longtime yen for Duke’s RJ Barrett, the player the Knicks could select at No. 3 in the draft and who possibly could become his future teammate. A 2017 video surfaced from the sports network Overtime ...

5/18/2019 8:29:25 AM

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Australia 2019 Election Live Updates: Will Voters Pick a New Path?

Australians face a momentous choice: keep the conservative coalition in power after six years, or hand the government to the center-left Labor opposition. The result could have major implications for policy on climate change, China, immigr ...

5/18/2019 8:06:13 AM

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US warns airliners flying in Persian Gulf as Iran tensions escalate

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — U.S. diplomats warned Saturday that commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf faced a risk of being “misidentified” amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran. The warning rel ...

5/18/2019 7:49:13 AM

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PGA Championship: Dustin Johnson looking to make weekend charge

If it takes a bomber to catch a bomber, then consider Dustin Johnson in a good spot. Johnson fired a 3-under 67 in the second round of the PGA Championship on Friday morning at Bethpage Black, putting him at 4-under for the tournament and ...

5/18/2019 7:47:28 AM

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Miscalculation brought Tiger Woods hype to a crashing halt

Maybe Jack Nicklaus doesn’t have much to be worried about after all. Any notion of Tiger Woods matching Nicklaus’ record of 18 major championships anytime soon hit a huge speed bump this week with his disappointing performance at the 101st ...

5/18/2019 7:31:13 AM

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Decision to let Rick Porcello pitch the eighth backfires on Red Sox

BOSTON — The Houston Astros patiently waited out Rick Porcello through seven scoreless innings, then pounced when the Red Sox right-hander delivered a pair of mistakes. Jake Marisnick led off the eighth with a double and George Springer dr ...

5/18/2019 7:24:55 AM

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PGA Championship: Justin Rose isn’t ready to concede to Brooks Koepka

While scrolling down the leaderboard to determine who could make a run at Brooks Koepka, there was Justin Rose sticking out like the shine off his Olympic gold medal. The 2013 U.S. Open champion shot a 3-under 67 in his second round of the ...

5/18/2019 7:13:31 AM

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Alternate reality: Kelly Kraft is now in contention at PGA Championship

Kelly Kraft wasn’t supposed to be playing Bethpage Black this week. Now, after the alternate snuck into the PGA Championship as the last player in the field, Kraft is somewhere else he isn’t supposed to be. Earning entry to his fifth caree ...

5/18/2019 6:59:13 AM

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Local pro Rob Labritz a cut above at PGA Championship

Rob Labritz was emotional. He’d just walked off Bethpage Black after shooting a 1-under 69 in Friday’s PGA Championship second round, and thought he had blown his chance at making the cut with a devastating three-putt on his 15th hole of t ...

5/18/2019 6:45:27 AM

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Cubs’ Kris Bryant blasts three homers to destroy Nationals

WASHINGTON — Kris Bryant and the Chicago Cubs saved their best for last — bad news for a Nationals bullpen that’s having a hard enough time as it is. Bryant matched a career high with three home runs and drove in five while the Cubs ...

5/18/2019 6:34:42 AM

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How getting away from golf fueled Daniel Berger’s rebirth

Life without golf wasn’t so bad. For two months, Daniel Berger didn’t pick up a club. For the first time in a decade, the 26-year-old was forced to take a sabbatical from golf following a wrist injury. So, he bought a boat. He vacationed. ...

5/18/2019 6:15:30 AM

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Iranian man given death penalty for 2012 murder of American woman

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s state-owned newspaper says the country’s Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for an Iranian man accused of murdering an American woman during a robbery. The Saturday report by the “Iran” daily identified the a ...

5/18/2019 6:15:29 AM

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Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks throttle Raptors to grab 2-0 lead

MILWAUKEE — Giannis Antetokounmpo started the game with an emphatic dunk. The next possession, a sprawling block to deny Marc Gasol. The next possession, another dunk. The tone was set. And it never changed. The Eastern Conference doesn&#8 ...

5/18/2019 5:58:19 AM

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Horse Deaths at Santa Anita and Pimlico: Same Day, Same Track Owner

A filly died after a race at Pimlico, the site of Saturday’s Preakness Stakes. The fatality at Santa Anita, the 24th at the track since Dec. 26, occurred after a gelding broke down during training.

5/18/2019 5:52:28 AM

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Top heavyweights return to ring, but won’t face each other

I had to excuse myself from a conversation I was having with a couple of golf fans during the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black this week because WBC champion Deontay Wilder was calling my cell phone. “I have to talk to the heavyweight ch ...

5/18/2019 5:50:07 AM

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Cops searching for couple that mugged elderly can collector in Brooklyn

The NYPD is still trying to find the heartless couple who tried to rob a 78-year-old can collector in Brooklyn last month, an attack that left him slashed in the face. The attack happened near Maujer Street and Humboldt streets in Williams ...

5/18/2019 5:25:56 AM

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Does Anyone Actually Want Joe Biden to Be President?

What ‘electability’ seems to mean in 2020 — and what it meant in 2018.

5/18/2019 5:19:29 AM

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CC Sabathia has set the tone for this AL East race: ‘It’s personal’

It was Kendrys Morales 1, Willy Adames 1 when CC Sabathia struck out Brandon Lowe with his 84th and final pitch in his sixth and final inning and cursed and raged at the Rays dugout before walking off the mound. It would have been a shame ...

5/18/2019 5:06:13 AM

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Coach bus bursts into flames on busy Manhattan street

This parked and empty bus burst into flames on a busy Manhattan street Friday night, fire officials said. The white coach bus erupted on 35th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenue at about 10 p.m., the FDNY said. Firefighters quickly extin ...

5/18/2019 4:55:33 AM

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Teen boy shot dead in Harlem

A 15-year-old boy was fatally shot at a Harlem housing project Friday night, police said. Jeremiah Draper, who lived in the development, was found with a gunshot wound to his head at about 9:35 p.m. behind a building at the Saint Nicholas ...

5/18/2019 4:49:43 AM

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Brooks Koepka gives Tiger Woods another dose of domination

The coronation began Thursday. Not everybody knew it at the time. Brooks Koepka probably knew it, but he kept that to himself. After the 63 Koepka posted in Thursday’s opening round, the coronation continued Friday when he shot 65 to get t ...

5/18/2019 4:49:38 AM

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Dad of NYPD cop in alleged murder-for-hire plot speaks out: ‘It’s not her!’

“It’s not her!” insists the father of the NYPD cop accused of hiring a hitman in a failed plot to kill her estranged husband and her lover’s own teen daughter. “It’s the boyfriend,” the father, who ...

5/18/2019 4:35:34 AM

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Nxivm Trial: Naked Meetings and Photos for Sex Cult ‘Grandmaster’

Lauren Salzman, a senior member of the group, described how women would array themselves naked in front of the group’s founder as he sat in a chair and lectured.

5/18/2019 4:26:29 AM

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First Japanese-American NYPD captain cleared of misconduct

An NYPD captain accused of intentionally botching a drunken-driving case to help an off-duty detective was cleared of all charges in Bronx Criminal Court on Friday. Prosecutors failed to prove Capt. Naoki Yaguchi, the first Japanese-Americ ...

5/18/2019 4:22:20 AM

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Impeachment Is a Form of Hope

The prosecution of President Andrew Johnson in 1868 was an attempt to restore faith in American’s original ideals.

5/18/2019 2:45:31 AM

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Dear Millennials: The Feeling Is Mutual

Joe Biden dares to take offense at those who specialize in being offended.

5/18/2019 2:44:56 AM

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Reflections on the Graduation of My Daughter

It’s never too late to grow or to love.

5/18/2019 2:43:54 AM

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Editorial Observer: When Will Eric Garner Get Justice?

Mayor de Blasio owes Mr. Garner’s family — and the city — answers.

5/18/2019 2:43:45 AM

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Corroded Well Lining Caused Aliso Canyon Gas Leak That Displaced Thousands, Report Says

An inquiry found that SoCalGas had not meaningfully investigated more than 60 leaks before the one in October 2015 that became the largest leak of methane in United States history.

5/18/2019 2:39:44 AM

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Trump Lifts Metal Tariffs and Delays Auto Levies, Limiting Global Trade Fight

President Trump said he would remove metal tariffs on Canada and Mexico and delay auto tariffs, stepping back from opening another front in a global trade war.

5/18/2019 2:06:50 AM

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Deadly Germs, Lost Cures: Citrus Farmers Facing Deadly Bacteria Turn to Antibiotics, Alarming Health Officials

In its decision to approve two drugs for orange and grapefruit trees, the E.P.A. largely ignored objections from the C.D.C. and the F.D.A., which fear that expanding their use in cash crops could fuel antibiotic resistance in humans.

5/18/2019 1:27:22 AM

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Boeing 737 Max Simulators Are in High Demand. They Are Flawed.

The flight simulators are unable to accurately replicate the difficult conditions created by a malfunctioning system on the jet, which played a role in two fatal crashes.

5/18/2019 1:16:15 AM

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Trump Administration Flying Migrants Out of Texas to Ease Overcrowding at Border

The Department of Homeland Security has begun flying recent border-crossers and asylum seekers to California in a program that may expand to coastal areas and the Canadian border.

5/18/2019 1:00:29 AM

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A Battered but Unbowed Justin Trudeau Vows to Stay the Course in Canada

His poll standings are in free fall, and a dispute with a female cabinet minister raised questions about his leadership, but the Canadian prime minister remains confident.

5/18/2019 12:48:48 AM

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News Analysis: To Contain Iran, Trump’s Newest Line in the Sand Looks a Lot Like Obama’s

Embracing a one-year “breakout” period — a time limit on Iran’s ability to make fuel for a nuclear bomb — was at the heart of the 2015 accord that the U.S. left in May 2018.

5/18/2019 12:01:14 AM

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Grab a Google Home Hub for just $90 — that's almost $60 in savings

In this age of technological advancement, it seems like one of the most coveted life goals among the masses is being a proud owner of a fully connected home, chock-full of smart devices that work together like a beautiful symphony.  ...

5/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

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German Parliament Deems B.D.S. Movement Anti-Semitic

The campaign to boycott Israeli artists and goods recalled “the most terrible chapter in German history” and revived memories of the motto “Don’t buy from Jews.”

5/17/2019 11:27:20 PM

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The SAT’s Bogus ‘Adversity Score’

Are we really going to rank students on a one-to-100 pseudoscientific index of oppression?

5/17/2019 11:10:17 PM

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Liberals Are Wrong to Reject Trump’s Immigration Plan

No amount of multicultural sloganeering will assuage Americans’ concerns that the immigration system is broken.

5/17/2019 10:42:26 PM

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In Syria, Reports Of 19 Medical Facilities Bombed Since April 28

Strikes by the government and its allies have dealt a devastating blow to Idlib province in the north, where the conflict has escalated since late April.

5/17/2019 10:34:28 PM

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Ohio State Finds Team Doctor Sexually Abused 177 Students

In a report, the university said the doctor, Richard Strauss, groped students and asked intimate questions about sexual practices under the guise of providing medical treatment.

5/17/2019 10:22:09 PM

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Get your buzz on with this electric toothbrush cover of 'Wannabe' by the Spice Girls

If you have a guitar, chuck it in the garbage right now. Take a sledgehammer to that old grand piano. The only instrument you'll ever need is an electric toothbrush.  Device Orchestra is a YouTube channel that's taken on the ...

5/17/2019 10:21:53 PM

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Safety Failures Caused Largest-Known Methane Release in U.S. History, Report Says

The blowout lasted nearly four months and was blamed for sickening thousands

5/17/2019 10:14:43 PM

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WATCH: The Escalating Trade War With China

The escalating trade war between the U.S. and China may be painful for American consumers and companies but Trump's supporters say the battle is long overdue.

5/17/2019 10:03:36 PM

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Sony a6400 review: A quality mirrorless camera with amazing autofocus

Sony a6400 $899 (Starting) View Product The Good Great autofocus features • Selfie mode • Video and still shooting options The Bad Some button and design layout issues • No built-in stabi ...

5/17/2019 9:27:23 PM

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Ohio State Doctor Sexually Abused At Least 177 Male Students, Investigation Finds

The independent investigation concluded that university personnel were aware of the abuse as early as 1979, but that Richard Strauss kept abusing students until he retired nearly two decades later.

5/17/2019 9:16:51 PM

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If We Care So Much About What Google Knows, Why Do We Keep Telling It Everything?

Explaining the “privacy paradox.”

5/17/2019 9:16:24 PM

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The 6 Most Compelling Works at the 2019 Whitney Biennial, Explained by Its Curators

Every two years, the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City presents a survey of contemporary work aiming to represent the current state of art-making in the U.S. Throughout its nearly century-long history, the Whitney Biennial ha ...

5/17/2019 9:14:12 PM

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Review: A Glitter-Fueled Rocketman Blasts Off

"Even when it doesn’t quite work, it’s just so damn alive," writes Zacharek

5/17/2019 9:08:31 PM

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How Architect I.M. Pei Achieved Greatness By Forever Testing and Challenging Himself

Architecture, especially in America, is an old man’s game, and no one was older than I.M. Pei, who died on May 16 at 102. Even in a profession where major commissions rarely materialize before a man (and, beginning only recently, a w ...

5/17/2019 9:00:29 PM

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Slack patches Windows app bug that could've been used for spying

A security researcher has uncovered a flaw in Slack that could've been exploited to steal files over the business messaging app and potentially spread malware. The flaw involves Slack's Windows desktop app, and how it can automatically se ...

5/17/2019 8:54:44 PM

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Exploring the toxic world of 'female privilege'

It was early on Saturday morning when I crossed the threshold into a quarantined community. I was entering r/TheRedPill, a subreddit dedicated to radical misogyny. This breeding ground of anti-women invective and conspiracy theories is so ...

5/17/2019 8:47:01 PM

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Steven Mnuchin Refuses to Comply With Subpoena for Trump’s Tax Returns

The rejection by the Treasury secretary is most likely the last move before the fight heads to court.

5/17/2019 8:43:19 PM

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5 Songs You Need to Listen to This Weekend

SZA, Carly Rae Jepsen, and more

5/17/2019 8:41:56 PM

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Gmail has been tracking your purchases for years

Google knows what you bought, and when you bought it.  This fact is made painfully clear by the Google purchases page — a detailed list, pulled from your Gmail inbox, of everything you've purchased over the years that came with ...

5/17/2019 8:37:43 PM

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Disney content removal could cost Netflix nearly 30 percent of its users

Figures comes from a new survey by "The Hollywood Reporter" and Morning Consult. Just over 2,200 adults were polled earlier this month. Read more...More about Netflix, Disney, Mashable Video, Entertainment, and Movies Tv Shows

5/17/2019 8:30:58 PM

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Selena Gomez thinks social media is 'terrible' for her generation

Gomez made her opinion known during a Cannes Film Festival press conference for her film, The Dead Don't Die. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Social Media, Selena Gomez, Entertainment, and Social Media Companies

5/17/2019 8:30:29 PM

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Herman Wouk Wrote Historical Novels. But His True Subject Was Moral Weakness.

In his two World War II novels of the 1970s, Wouk — who died this week — brought psychological insight to genocide, its perpetrators and bystanders. Adelle Waldman explains.

5/17/2019 7:54:10 PM

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Federal Appeals Court Rules Against the Trump Administration Ending DACA

A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2 to 1

5/17/2019 7:36:19 PM

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How to help protect abortion access in states where it's most threatened

Several states, including Alabama, Georgia, and Missouri have recently passed laws that effectively ban abortion. They prohibit the procedure just weeks into pregnancy and, in some cases, make providing abortion care punishable by a years- ...

5/17/2019 7:35:24 PM

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Suicide Rate For Girls Has Been Rising Faster Than For Boys, Study Finds

Researchers found that the increase was highest for girls ages 10 to 14 in the U.S., rising by nearly 13% since 2007. The increase for boys of the same age was 7%.

5/17/2019 7:31:00 PM