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 2020-02-28 22:44 

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Trump Taps John Ratcliffe for Director of National Intelligence...

If confirmed, he would replace Richard Grenell, whom President Trump put in charge of American intelligence agencies this month on an acting basis....

 2020-02-28 22:35 

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Congress Cannot Sue to Enforce Subpoenas Defied by Executive Branch, Appeals Court Rules...

An appeals court dismissed a lawsuit brought by the House Judiciary Committee against President Trump's former White House counsel, Donald F. McGahn II....

 2020-02-28 22:25 

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Steyer in South Carolina: He Came, He Spent, but Did He Conquer?...

The campaign of Tom Steyer, the hedge fund mogul, has elevated his spending to a new level in South Carolina. But the return on his investment is unclear....

 2020-02-28 22:22 

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Italy's Quarantine Leaves Locked-Down Towns Feeling 'Sacrificed'...
 2020-02-28 22:21 

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Two Days With the Designer Behind Kenzo's New Era...

Ahead of his debut show as the brand's creative director, Felipe Oliveira Baptista looked to the house's past to inspire its next chapter....

 2020-02-28 21:59 

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Why Mars Needs a Leap Year, Too...

Alien civilizations on other worlds would need much more awkward contortions to their calendars than we make here on Earth....

 2020-02-28 21:58 

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Take One Last Look at the (Many) Plastic Bags of New York...

With a new state ban going into effect, we bid farewell to the purple flower, the smiley face and the THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU designs that have adorned city life for decades....

 2020-02-28 21:54 

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Confusion and Contradiction Reign in Iran's Coronavirus Reporting...
 2020-02-28 21:54 

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A Steyer supporter gets a birthday surprise, and a 'Biden man' sees another candidate's appeal....
 2020-02-28 21:47 

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In China's War on the Coronavirus, a Community Is Besieged...
 2020-02-28 21:47 

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No Evidence That Pets Can Get Covid-19, but Wash Your Hands Anyway...

Unless you have the virus, or your pet is spending a lot of time with Covid-19 patients, no precautions are needed, or helpful....

 2020-02-28 21:46 

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Lady Gaga's Disco Inferno, and 9 More New Songs...

Hear tracks by SZA and Justin Timberlake, Gorillaz, Phoebe Bridgers and others....

 2020-02-28 21:40 

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Covering the Coronavirus...

We usually tell stories. This called for something different....

 2020-02-28 21:39 

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First Drug Shortage Caused by Coronavirus, F.D.A. Says...

The agency cited confidential commercial information in not revealing the name of the drug, but critics say releasing details is vital in a public health crisis....

 2020-02-28 21:28 

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Warren excites a Greenville crowd: 'She would really be ready on Day 1.'...
 2020-02-28 21:11 

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The Ties That Bind Deutsche Bank and Donald Trump...

David Enrich discusses "Dark Towers," and Kiran Millwood Hargrave talks about "The Mercies."...

 2020-02-28 21:10 

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Lizzo Sued Back by Songwriters Over 'Truth Hurts'...

Justin and Jeremiah Raisen, who were sued by Lizzo in October, claim that the hit song's key line came from another song they had written with her....

 2020-02-28 21:03 

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Government Eyes War Powers to Speed Medical Manufacturing Ahead of Virus...

Alex M. Azar II, the health secretary, raised the prospect of invoking a Korean War-era law to expand production of the materials for national security purposes in a potential coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-02-28 21:03 

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Get a Job, Kid...

In Cynthia L. Copeland's graphic memoir "Cub," an awkward seventh grader finds deliverance as a reporter for her local newspaper....

 2020-02-28 21:03 

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How Can a Kid Today Hear His Inner Voice?...
 2020-02-28 21:00 

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Texas Tribune Hires a New Top Editor...

With the hire of Stacy-Marie Ishmael, a digitally savvy journalist, the Austin news organization signals the importance of online expertise....

 2020-02-28 20:59 

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Bloomberg defends New York's post-9/11 Muslim surveillance program....
 2020-02-28 20:59 

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Pelosi Refers to E-Cigarettes as a 'Real Assault' on American Children...

Speaker Nancy Pelosi defended a House measure to ban flavored cigarettes and e-cigarette liquids as a way to curb vaping by teenagers. Lawmakers passed the legislation by a vote of 213-195....

 2020-02-28 20:49 

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Elizabeth Warren Has Won Black Activists. She's Losing the Black Vote....

She earned coveted endorsements and released racial justice plans that scholars agree could make a real difference. That hasn't meant much on the ground....

 2020-02-28 20:40 

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A major union is not yet endorsing, but its local affiliates may weigh in....
 2020-02-28 20:30 

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Jennifer Siebel Newsom of California backs Elizabeth Warren....
 2020-02-28 20:22 

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The Flaw in Intermittent Fasting...

Alice H. Lichtenstein, a professor of nutrition science and policy, writes about a current fad diet....

 2020-02-28 20:18 

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Graphic Novels Your Kid (Probably) Hasn't Read Yet...

If your grade-schooler has devoured all the Dog Man and Wimpy Kid books, everything by Raina Telgemeier and Jeff Smith's "Bone," hand them one of these standouts....

 2020-02-28 20:16 

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7 Great Historical Y.A. Novels...

Teenagers love to lose themselves in the stories of other teenagers who lived long ago....

 2020-02-28 20:15 

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Graphic Nonfiction Books for Fact-Loving Visual Kids...

In addition to excellent graphic fiction, publishers have also been providing young readers with quality graphic nonfiction books....

 2020-02-28 20:12 

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Justin Bieber Got an Unlikely Assist From a Los Angeles Laker...

JaVale McGee has two N.B.A. championships to his name. Now, as a budding music producer, he also has a credit on a Bieber hit....

 2020-02-28 20:06 

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An Israeli Political Aide Confided to His Rabbi. He Was Being Recorded....
 2020-02-28 20:04 

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The Fed Can't Save Us From Coronavirus...

Cutting interest rates is weak medicine. The best way to limit the economic impact of coronavirus is a strong public health response....

 2020-02-28 20:03 

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Cellphone Carriers Face $200 Million Fine for Not Protecting Location Data...

The F.C.C. penalties, among the largest in years, came after the data was misused by rogue law enforcement officers and others....

 2020-02-28 20:00 

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How Afghans Can Work Together to End the War...

Negotiators from the Taliban and the Afghan government must build on the achievements of the past two decades....

 2020-02-28 19:59 

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Lynn Evans Mand, Singer of Hits With the Chordettes, Dies at 95...

With Ms. Mand on lead vocals, the group reached No. 1 with the frothy "Mr. Sandman" in 1954 and No. 2 with "Lollipop" in 1958....

 2020-02-28 19:58 

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A Canadian Multimillionaire, a Caribbean Feud and an International Rape Case...
 2020-02-28 19:55 

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Klobuchar ramps up efforts to add Minnesota to her column....
 2020-02-28 19:30 

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Ukraine Is Threatening to Arrest Its Former President...
 2020-02-28 19:30 

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Love Letter: A Rom-Com IRL...

Plus: Lady Gaga is dating my ex....

 2020-02-28 19:25 

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[ National News ]

Javelinas Like This? Baby, They Were Born to Run...

A short video of a hog-like creature sprinting down the streets of Tucson, Ariz., took off this week. It was wonderful....

 2020-02-28 19:22 

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Here's a look at the overall state of the race....
 2020-02-28 19:10 

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Dr. Charles Friedgood, Paroled Wife Killer, Is Dead at 99...

Terminally ill with cancer, he was released from prison in 2007 after serving 31 years, then lived another decade. His death, in 2018, went unnoticed....

 2020-02-28 18:58 

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Bloomberg takes a shot at Trump's stewardship of the economy....
 2020-02-28 18:58 

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Punter With 'Arms Like Logs' Puts on a Show at the N.F.L. Combine...

Arizona State's Michael Turk, the only punter who participated, recorded 25 repetitions of 225 pounds on the bench press....

 2020-02-28 18:42 

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An Opera About Colonialism Shows How History Warps...

"Sweet Land," in a Los Angeles park, is a parable for our time about Hosts and Arrivals....

 2020-02-28 18:30 

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Which League Is Best? The One Your Team Is In...

Only Manchester City, of the Premier League's elite, emerged victorious in the Champions League. But does that mean English soccer is now terrible? Not really....

 2020-02-28 18:23 

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Responding to Coronavirus, in the U.S. and Asia...

Readers critique how President Trump has reacted to the crisis and offer firsthand accounts of how people are coping with the disease in Asia....

 2020-02-28 18:19 

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M.L.S. Hits Two Milestones: 25 Years and 26 Teams...

Inter Miami and Nashville will debut this weekend, with four more cities right behind them, and the Los Angeles Galaxy hopes Javier Hernndez can carry it past L.A.F.C....

 2020-02-28 18:16 

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More than $1 billion has been spent on primary ads. Over half came from Bloomberg....

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