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A Queens Jogger’s Murder Shook the City. Two Years Later, an Emotional Trial Unfolds.

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 21:05
Jurors on Monday will begin deliberations in the case against Chanel Lewis, who is charged with sexually assaulting and murdering Karina Vetrano in 2016.

Finnish President doesn't recall telling Trump Finns do a lot of 'raking' to prevent forest fires

CNN - Sun, 2018-11-18 20:39
Finnish President Sauli Niinistö said in an interview published Sunday that although President Donald Trump claimed the European leader told him Finns rarely have forest fires because they "spend a lot of time raking," he doesn't recall discussing that with Trump when they met last weekend in Paris.

Inside El Chapo’s Vast Network: What We Know After the Trial’s First Week

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 20:39
Surprise allegations, gory murder details and dismissed jurors were the headlines of an eventful first week in the trial of kingpin El Chapo.

Vote-Stealing Battle in Florida Portends More Distrust in System for 2020

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 20:26
More than just a flashback to 2000, the Florida recount is an ominous dry run for messaging about vote-stealing that will further erode confidence in the election process.

On Pro Football: Alex Smith’s Gruesome Injury Gives Joe Theismann a Bad Flashback

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 20:22
Smith, the Redskins quarterback, had his leg broken in two places on Sunday, 33 years to the day after Theismann’s leg was broken on national television.

Looking Forward to Reconstruction

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 20:09
America doesn’t need a liberal Trump; it needs precisely the opposite of that.

Trump says he won’t listen to Khashoggi ‘suffering tape’

Washington Post - Sun, 2018-11-18 19:47
Despite the conclusions of the CIA, the president also indicated he believes claims by the Saudi crown prince that he had nothing to do with the journalist’s killing.

Migrant Caravan Is Just Yards From U.S. Border, but Long Wait Lies Ahead

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 19:39
As many as 10,000 Central Americans may reach Tijuana, Mexico, in the coming weeks. As the city scrambles to provide for them, a shelter has taken on the qualities of an overwhelmed refugee camp.

Missing North Carolina teacher was killed in Mexico, Governor of Chihuahua says

CNN - Sun, 2018-11-18 19:37
A North Carolina schoolteacher who disappeared last month while out for a walk in Mexico is dead, according to a post on the verified Facebook page of the Governor of Chihuahua.

We Need a Global Bank of Germs

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 19:36
With modern medicine killing off whole categories of bacteria and viruses — including benign ones that promote health — scientists propose a way to preserve microbes that may save us one day.

Man who yelled 'Heil Hitler! Heil Trump!' at theater apologizes, says it came out wrong

CNN - Sun, 2018-11-18 19:35
A man says he's sorry for causing a commotion in a Baltimore theater last week by yelling "Heil Hitler! Heil Trump!" during a performance of "Fiddler on the Roof."

Tests Showed Children Were Exposed to Lead. The Official Response: Challenge the Tests

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 19:15
For at least two decades, the New York City Housing Authority routinely disputed tests that revealed lead in its apartments. Private landlords almost never do this.

Trump: Whitaker decisions on Mueller 'going to be up to him'

CNN - Sun, 2018-11-18 18:55
President Donald Trump said "it's going to be up to him" when asked if he would accept any move by acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker to curtail special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
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