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How Simona Halep Beat Serena Williams for the Wimbledon Title

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 16:51
Halep captured her first championship at the All England Club, denying Williams her record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title.

The Dress Code at Goop May Not Surprise You

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 16:21
The boss sets the fashion at Goop’s new light-filled headquarters in California.

The Seltzer Bubble

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 16:13
Demand for sparkling water is higher than ever. So is supply.

Baltimore Prepares For ICE Raids

NPR All Things Considered - Sat, 2019-07-13 16:12

Major cities like Baltimore, Md., are bracing for sweeping ICE deportation raids expected to start this weekend.

Thomas Abt Talks New Book On Urban Violence, 'Bleeding Out'

NPR All Things Considered - Sat, 2019-07-13 16:12

NPR's Michel Martin talks with researcher Thomas Abt about his book Bleeding Out, which offers strategies for stopping urban violence.

White House Social Media Summit Recap

NPR All Things Considered - Sat, 2019-07-13 16:12

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Katie Rogers, White House Correspondent for The New York Times, to learn more about the White House "Social Media Summit" that took place this week.

Slow-Moving Tropical Storm Stunts Louisiana Disaster Plans

NPR All Things Considered - Sat, 2019-07-13 16:12

Heavy rains from Tropical Storm Barry are expected from Florida to Louisiana as the eye of the disorganized storm moves onto land. Flooding is the big concern.

Catholic Church Community Braces For Baltimore ICE Raids

NPR All Things Considered - Sat, 2019-07-13 16:12

NPR's Michel Martin visits the Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Baltimore, where Fr. Bruce Lewandowski says his heavily Latino congregation is bracing for ICE raids on Sunday.

In 'The Farewell,' The Bad News Bearers Keep A Secret

NPR All Things Considered - Sat, 2019-07-13 16:12

Everyone in Lulu Wang's family knew her grandmother was dying — except her grandmother. Her new film about that episode stars Awkwafina in a surprisingly funny feature about terminal cancer.

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States Are Ratcheting Up Reading Expectations For 3rd-Graders

NPR All Things Considered - Sat, 2019-07-13 16:12

Almost 20 states have passed laws requiring third-graders who aren't proficient in reading to repeat the grade. The policy started in Florida 17 years ago.

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Sanders accuses Biden of 'misinformation' in pitched battle over 'Medicare for all'

CNN - Sat, 2019-07-13 15:58
Bernie Sanders on Saturday accused former Vice President Joe Biden of using "misinformation" to attack the Vermont senator's "Medicare for All" proposal, further escalating an emerging battle among leading Democratic presidential candidates over health care policy.

Hector Figueroa: The Labor Movement Can Rise Again

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 15:43
“It is heartbreaking to witness our movement risk near-irrelevance when workers are ready to take action.”

This baby was born on 7-Eleven Day at 7:11 p.m., weighing 7 pounds and 11 ounces

CNN - Sat, 2019-07-13 15:33
7-Eleven Day typically means free Slurpees for everyone, but this year's celebration turned out more special than usual for one Missouri family.

Watch: Barry's winds rip roof off Louisiana home

CNN - Sat, 2019-07-13 15:28
A Morgan City, Louisiana, resident recorded video of a mobile home's roof being ripped off as Tropical Storm Barry beared down on the town.

You Call It Starvation. I Call It Biohacking.

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 14:34
Welcome to the bro-y world of extreme dieting. Or is it disordered eating?
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