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I’m a Climber, and a Mother, and Doing Great, Thank You

NY Times - 47 min 44 sec ago
Among many of my peers, being pregnant was seen as a big problem. But not by my sponsors.

Is the Show ‘Cops’ Committing Crimes Itself?

NY Times - 47 min 45 sec ago
Along with the show’s history of coercion and complicity in abuse, Police Departments featured can effectively make “any changes they deem necessary.”

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Wants You to Know She Was Not Impressed

NY Times - 47 min 45 sec ago
She surveyed the media landscape and decided that truth was what she said it was.

The Guatemalan Election as an Act of Organized Crime

NY Times - 47 min 46 sec ago
The first round of voting makes clear that hopes for democracy have been dashed.

Harvard’s False Path to Wisdom

NY Times - 47 min 46 sec ago
Sometimes sin is an opportunity for redemption.

Why Isn’t Trump a Real Populist?

NY Times - 47 min 46 sec ago
He seems determined to betray his base.

Trudeau’s Government Approves Expansion of Divisive Trans Mountain Pipeline

NY Times - 49 min 5 sec ago
The pipeline will link Alberta’s landlocked oil sands with British Columbia. The project has divided Canada’s two westernmost provinces and exposed a rift in the country’s Indigenous communities.

Trump's pick for defense secretary drops out

CNN - 49 min 25 sec ago
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has "decided not to go forward with his confirmation process."

In Japan, It’s a Riveting TV Plot: Can a Worker Go Home on Time?

NY Times - 50 min 49 sec ago
On this show, a 30-something project manager in the famously overworked nation wants nothing more than to get out of the office and into her favorite bar for happy hour.

Shanahan Withdraws as Defense Secretary Nominee; Mark Esper Named Acting Pentagon Chief

NY Times - 59 min 50 sec ago
President Trump on Tuesday pulled the nomination of Patrick Shanahan to be the permanent defense secretary, saying on Twitter that Mr. Shanahan would devote more time to his family.

Shut Out by Shoe Giants, ‘Mom and Pop’ Stores Feel Pinched

NY Times - 1 hour 1 sec ago
A number of shoe companies have cut off many small retailers that were already struggling to adapt to shoppers’ changing behavior.

Alex Jones sanctioned in Sandy Hook lawsuit

CNN - 1 hour 8 min ago
A Connecticut judge on Tuesday sanctioned right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for suggesting that a lawyer for the Sandy Hook families, who are suing the InfoWars founder for his past claims that the 2012 shooting was staged, tried to frame him with child pornography.

Feds seize more than 16 tons of cocaine at Philadelphia terminal

CNN - 1 hour 14 min ago
Federal authorities seized about 16½ tons of cocaine Tuesday from a large ship at the Packer Marine Terminal in Philadelphia, prosecutors said.

Katharine Gorka to be new spokeswoman for Customs and Border Protection

Washington Post - 1 hour 15 min ago
Gorka and her husband, Sebastian, are known for their hard-line views on national security.

Star Wars fanatics drop $25,000 for a droid from Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

CNN - 1 hour 20 min ago
It seems no price is too high for some "Star Wars" fans.

The troubling questions raised by Shanahan’s aborted nomination

Washington Post - 1 hour 20 min ago
How does something like this not come to light until now?

The troubling questions raised by Shanahan’s aborted nomination

Washington Post - 1 hour 20 min ago
How does something like this not come to light until now?

It’s a Girl! It’s a Boy! And for the Gender-Reveal Cake, It May Be the End

NY Times - 1 hour 24 min ago
A decade on, this food phenomenon has spawned videos, bakeries — and some resistance, as gender issues grow more complicated.
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