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Trump imposes new sanctions on North Korea, Kim says will 'tame the mentally deranged US dotard with fire'
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NEW YORK — President Trump on Thursday announced new financial sanctions targeting North Korea as his administration seeks to build international support for more aggressively confronting the rogue nation, whose escalating nuclear and ballistic ...
Trump Moves to Widen US Sanctions on North KoreaNew York Times
5 things to know about Trump's new North Korea sanctionsThe Hill
Trump announces new crackdown on North Korea's tradePolitico
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Thoughts on Facebook's 9 plans to curb election interference
Election meddling is Facebook's next adversary, and it's got a plan to attack it just like it did with fake news. Solutions to both these scourges come too late to prevent tampering that may have aided Donald Trump winning the presidency — but at ...
Facebook will provide ads bought by Russian company to congressional committees probing Trump tiesLos Angeles Times
Facebook's Frankenstein MomentNew York Times
Facebook says it will investigate how presidential campaigns used its platform during the electionBusiness Insider
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Mexican authorities now doubt any child remains trapped in collapsed school
Washington Post
MEXICO CITY — Mexican officials expressed doubt Thursday that any children — dead or alive — remained in the rubble of a collapsed elementary school in Mexico City, an outcome that could turn into an emotional whipsaw for a country that had been ...
At Mexican School Hit by Quake, Heartbreak and Dwindling HopeNew York Times
Mexico earthquake: Navy says no missing child in collapsed schoolCBS News
Mexico City Earthquake Update: All Children Are Accounted ForNPR
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Advanced stages of CTE found in Aaron Hernandez's brain
BOSTON -- Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez had a severe case of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, researchers said on Thursday. His lawyer announced a lawsuit against the NFL and the team for hiding ...
How Does Aaron Hernandez's CTE Diagnosis Affect a Potential Lawsuit Against the NFL?Sports Illustrated
Aaron Hernandez was suffering from advanced form of CTE; family files suit against NFLWashington Post
Aaron Hernandez had CTE and that's a huge problem for NFLUSA TODAY
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Hurricane Maria Live Updates: In Puerto Rico, the Storm 'Destroyed Us'
New York Times
Rubble atop a car in the Puerta de Tierra area of San Juan, P.R., on Thursday. Credit Erika P. Rodriguez for The New York Times. Puerto Rico remained in the throes of chaos and devastation Thursday as the remnants of Hurricane Maria continued to dump ...
Hurricane Maria passed, but for two women in Puerto Rico, the terror was only just beginningWashington Post
Hurricane Maria nears Turks and Caicos as Puerto Rico assesses damageCBS News
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Every contact between Trump's team and Russian actors, graphed
Washington Post
On Wednesday, The Washington Post reported another contact between someone connected to Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and a person with links to the Russian government. In this case, it was Paul Manafort, who was a chairman of ...
Grassley: Did FBI brief Trump campaign on Manafort, Russia?The Hill (blog)
A Dizzying Week of Trump-Russia RevelationsThe New Yorker
Paul Manafort's offer to brief a Putin ally about the campaign sheds new light on Russia's election interferenceBusiness Insider
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For the first time, the Marine Corps plans to have a female infantry officer among its ranks
Washington Post
In a historic first, the Marine Corps plans to assign a female officer to the infantry following her anticipated graduation from its grueling training program, service officials said Thursday. The woman is a lieutenant. She and her male colleagues in ...
The few. The proud. The first woman infantry officer.USA TODAY
Marine Corps Set to Have Its First Female Infantry
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Sierra snow on last full day of summer causes fatal crash
Snow and hail brought winter driving conditions to the Sierra on the last full day of summer — the earliest that Caltrans officials could ever recall — leading to a fatal 16-car collision on Interstate 80. The snow led to the chain-reaction pileup ...
Mammoth's first snow of the season coats roads and village. Tahoe hit early tooLos Angeles Times
Snow Falls in the Sierra Nevada Mountains on the Last Day of SummerNBC Southern California

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New GOP bill could spawn 50 new health care debates
(CNN) The catchphrase underpinning the latest last-ditch Republican push to overhaul Obamacare is "flexibility." If the bill passes, the argument goes, states would be freed up to assume greater control of their health care systems, effectively ...
Tens of millions of Americans could lose Obamacare tax credits because thousands of Alaskans won'tWashington Post
No Truth, No ConsequencesSlate Magazine
Senate Dem: GOP trying to 'purchase votes' for ObamaCare repeal bill with Alaska changesThe Hill
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'He can't hear you': Officers shoot, kill deaf man after giving verbal orders
“He can't hear you!” they yelled, as two officers — one armed with a gun and the other with a Taser — gave Sanchez verbal commands to drop the metal pipe he was holding in his right hand. Minutes later, 35-year-old Sanchez was shot dead by one of the ...
Captain: Oklahoma City man killed by police was deafABC News
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