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 2018-07-20 08:01 

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Europe Stocks Decline After Asian Gains as Yuan Weakens...

European stocks edged down on Friday after Asian indexes mostly gained as a falling Chinese yuan and trade uncertainty continued to weigh on global markets....

 2018-07-20 07:21 

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Vietnam Orders American Protester Deported...

A Vietnamese court fined and ordered the deportation of U.S. citizen William Nguyen for participating in a rare protest in the tightly controlled communist nation—an offense that could have sent him to prison for seven years....

 2018-07-20 06:01 

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Chinese Shares Lead Asian Stocks Lower For the Week...

Trade tensions and fears of a possible economic slowdown in China are weighing on the yuan, and the country's markets—as Asian markets were set to end the week lower....

 2018-07-20 05:07 

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North Korea Economy Contracts as Sanctions Bite, South Officials Say...

North Korea's economy is estimated to have contracted the most in two decades last year, data from South Korea's central bank showed, in a sign that its regime is feeling the pinch from stricter international sanctions....

 2018-07-20 03:28 

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China Sends Yuan Lower by Most in Two Years After Trump Criticism...

Hours after President Donald Trump called out the slide in the yuan, China weakened its currency by the most in two years....

 2018-07-20 03:25 

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Eight Die After Boat Capsizes in Storm Near Branson, Mo....

At least eight people died when an amphibious tourist boat capsized during a storm on Table Rock Lake, authorities said. Seven people were taken to a hospital and divers were searching for more passengers....

 2018-07-20 02:34 

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Paramount Fires President of TV Unit...

The president of Viacom Inc.'s Paramount Television unit was fired Thursday for inappropriate remarks....

 2018-07-20 01:41 

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'Publisher for the Masses' Review: Culture Served in a Blue Wrapper...

While E. Haldeman-Julius was in business, Girard, Kan., was the capital of direct-to-consumer publishing....

 2018-07-20 01:38 

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'Barons of the Sea' Review: Rigging the Market...

The race to import tea to the U.S.—and smuggle opium to China—gave rise to a technological marvel: the clipper ship....

 2018-07-20 01:36 

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Children's Books: Freakiness and Fortitude...

A prolific writer of frightful fare must rely on his storytelling abilities to stay alive when he encounters a real-life witch with a devouring appetite for goulish tales....

 2018-07-20 01:35 

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Mysteries: Philip Marlowe Returns...

Time has not diminished the appeal of Raymond Chandler's iconic Los Angeles investigator....

 2018-07-20 01:34 

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Five Best: Christopher Knowlton on Westerns...

From the author, most recently, of 'Cattle Kingdom.'...

 2018-07-20 01:33 

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'The Flying Tigers' and 'A Few Planes for China' Review: Tigers Over a Rising Sun...

For seven months after Pearl Harbor, they scourged the enemy with breathtaking courage....

 2018-07-20 01:33 

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Revitalizing the Southern Gothic Style...

William Gay's final novel is a road novel without a final stop, full of people who are rarely up to any good....

 2018-07-20 01:32 

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'In Pursuit of Civility' Review: Comity and Tragedy...

A well-bred man, it was felt, should not scratch, wriggle, pick at his ears, crook his back or sing or whistle in public places....

 2018-07-20 01:31 

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'Unbeaten' Review: Forty-Nine Wins and No Losses...

What made Marciano the only undefeated heavyweight champion in history? His capacity to absorb a punch and his erce round-house right....

 2018-07-20 01:31 

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U.S. Says About 1,600 Separated Children Have Reunification Approval...

The Trump administration told a federal court Thursday that roughly 1,600 immigrant children separated from their parents at the Mexican border have been approved to be reunited with their parents, while about 900 still haven't been approved....

 2018-07-20 01:30 

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Book Review: The Perils of a Pathfinder...

John Wesley Powell planned an arduous journey: 1,000 miles down the Colorado River through what he would later name the Grand Canyon. Some said the expedition succeeded not because of its leader but despite him....

 2018-07-20 00:21 

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Trump's Pick for IRS Gets Senate Panel Backing...

The Senate Finance Committee backed President Donald Trump's choice to run the Internal Revenue Service on a 14-13 party-line vote Thursday....

 2018-07-19 23:31 

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Donald Trump, Meet Bill Browder...

Putin wants Trump to help him silence the man who was also targeted by Fusion GPS....

 2018-07-19 23:29 

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Why Your Pension Is Doomed...

A new study shows that benefits are rising faster than GDP in most states....

 2018-07-19 23:26 

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A Senate Judicial Miss...

Scott and Rubio defeat a good nominee and Democrats crow....

 2018-07-19 23:20 

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Capital One Profit Surges on Strong Card Spending, Lower Losses...

Capital One Financial Corp.'s second-quarter profit rose sharply as consumer card spending surged and credit losses fell....

 2018-07-19 23:03 

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New York City Culture Pass Program Comes Up Short...

Culture Pass, a new library program that offers cardholders free admission to 33 New York City cultural attractions, has run out of tickets at some institutions....

 2018-07-19 23:01 

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Disclosure Advocate Seeks to Reopen Coal Miner's Bankruptcy...

Corporate-turnaround specialist Jay Alix asked a bankruptcy judge to consider reopening Alpha Natural Resources' chapter 11 case, citing disclosure violations by McKinsey & Co....

 2018-07-19 22:40 

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Judge Dismisses New York City's Suit Against Oil Companies...

A federal judge in Manhattan dismissed New York City's lawsuit against five major oil companies Thursday, ruling that climate change and its effects are global issues that extend beyond the court's reach....

 2018-07-19 22:33 

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Intelligence Chief Says Trump Shouldn't Have Met One-on-One With Putin...

U.S. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats Thursday urged President Donald Trump not to meet alone again with Russian President Vladimir Putin at their next summit in Washington, proposed on Thursday by Mr. Trump....

 2018-07-19 22:31 

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Corrections & Amplifications...

Corrections & Amplifications for edition of July 20, 2018...

 2018-07-19 22:29 

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Brennan and the 2016 Spy Scandal...

Obama's CIA director acknowledges egging on the FBI's probe...

 2018-07-19 22:29 

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The Pastor Caught in Turkey's Chaos...

Andrew Brunson preached peacefully for decades. Then the coup happened....

 2018-07-19 22:28 

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Pipeline Builders Abuse Eminent Domain...

How FERC denies landowners the right to meaningful appeal....

 2018-07-19 22:28 

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'The Last Lobster' Review: Deer Isle in Twilight...

A $1.7 billion industry, and an age-old way of American life, is threatened by overshing, warming waters and international trade wars. Heller McAlpin reviews "The Last Lobster" by Christopher White....

 2018-07-19 22:23 

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U.S. Grain Prices Crunched by Trade Fears...

Gluts of corn, wheat and other crops are finally easing after years of oversupply, but prices have yet to meaningfully rebound....

 2018-07-19 22:23 

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Get Over It—Israel Is the Jewish State...

Jerusalem comes under fire for its new Basic Law, which is similar to many European constitutions....

 2018-07-19 22:22 

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The Sick Man of Europe Risks a Relapse...

Germany's economy looks good, but consider the low productivity growth....

 2018-07-19 22:22 

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An ObamaCare Tax Worth Keeping...

The levy on 'Cadillac' plans will help counter perverse tax incentives....

 2018-07-19 22:21 

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Why Trump's Detractors Cry 'Treason'...

He won't go along with their efforts to deny the legitimacy of his election. Can you blame him?...

 2018-07-19 22:09 

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Tax Probe of Trump Foundation Faces High Bar for Criminal Charges, Experts Say...

New York state is investigating whether the Donald J. Trump Foundation violated tax laws, according to a senior Cuomo administration official, and legal experts say the bar is high for criminal charges....

 2018-07-19 22:01 

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Three Top FBI Cybersecurity Officials to Retire...

Three of the top cybersecurity officials at the Federal Bureau of Investigation are retiring from government service—departures that come as cyberattacks are a major concern for the country's security agencies....

 2018-07-19 21:59 

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Yosemite-Area Fire Continues to Grow...

A fast-burning wildfire near Yosemite National Park continued to grow Thursday, fueled by dangerously dry and hot conditions across the West....

 2018-07-19 21:58 

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Trump Judicial Nominee Withdraws After Concerns Over Racially Insensitive Writing...

A prominent federal appeals court nominee withdrew from consideration on Thursday after a Republican senator voiced concern over what he said were racially insensitive writings by the nominee several years ago, and other GOP lawmakers joined him in opposi...

 2018-07-19 21:57 

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Merck to Limit Drug-Price Increases, Cut Some Prices...

Merck & Co. said Thursday it will cut U.S. list prices for several of its drugs including the hepatitis C treatment Zepatier, and the company pledged to limit future net price increases....

 2018-07-19 21:40 

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'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' Review: A Pop Sequel With Pep...

The ABBA hits, extravagant settings and high-energy performances tell a family story with feeling....

 2018-07-19 21:32 

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'Generation Wealth' Review: Lifestyles of the Rich and Heinous...

Lauren Greenfield's sprawling documentary is a whirlwind of greed, excess and dysfunction....

 2018-07-19 21:31 

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'The Equalizer 2' Review: Delivering Justice With Violence...

In Antoine Fuqua's drama-thriller, Denzel Washington plays a Lyft driver by day and vigilante on his own clock....

 2018-07-19 21:29 

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EPA Report Faults Response to Flint Water Crisis...

Weak oversight at local, state and federal levels delayed action to protect Michigan city's residents, the inspector general says....

 2018-07-19 21:10 

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Trump at Helsinki: Ronald Reagan or Neville Chamberlain?...

I never thought I would hear this president, of all people, sound like Neville Chamberlain....

 2018-07-19 21:06 

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There Are Many Obstacles for STEM-Trained Women...

Only one in seven U.S. women with a STEM degree actually works in STEM....

 2018-07-19 21:05 

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We Need Employer-Based Training for Job Positions...

A better way forward is to apply tax incentives for companies to train workers for positions they need filled, rather than getting involved in a new government program....

 2018-07-19 20:52 

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'Ballet Now' Review: A Dramatic Two-Step...

Hulu's documentary that follows Tiler Peck as she curates the BalletNOW program in Los Angeles uses filmmaking tricks to up the event's creative stakes....

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