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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.

Eliminating All Student Debt Isn’t Progressive

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 18:55
It would be a giant welfare program for the upper middle class.

New Peanut Allergy Drug Shows ‘Lifesaving’ Potential

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 18:48
Results from a new study may lead to approval of what could be the first drug that ameliorates potentially deadly reactions in children with severe peanut allergies.

Benny Tai Yiu-ting: Hong Kong Isn’t What It Was, Nor What It’s Supposed to Be

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 18:47
Beijing’s political red lines here keep shifting — but always in the direction of more repression.

Brace Yourself in Act II: Trigger Warnings Come to the Stage

NY Times - Sun, 2018-11-18 18:46
A number of American theaters are posting specific and comprehensive advisories about sensitive material, while others are resisting the trend.

Houthi leader: Ready for Yemen ceasefire if Saudi-led coalition wants peace

CNN - Sun, 2018-11-18 18:33
Mohammed Ali al-Houthi, a leader of the Houthi movement, announced on Sunday that he is ready to institute a ceasefire, so long as the Saudi-led coalition battling his militia in Yemen is prepared to do the same.

The Trailer: The voting wars aren't over. They're just beginning.

Washington Post - Sun, 2018-11-18 18:06
In this edition: The voting wars of 2018 are rolling into the voting wars of 2020, as both parties prepare to play hardball from their differing camps. And as Republicans wash into the sea in Orange County, focus turns to 2020 states like New Hampshire, where a new landscape awaits the 2020 candidates. Meantime, another threat to Democratic unity?

Diddy breaks silence over Kim Porter's death

CNN - Sun, 2018-11-18 17:55
Sean "Diddy" Combs has found the words to publicly grieve Kim Porter three days after her death.

Serving Time, And Fighting California Wildfires For $2 A Day

NPR All Things Considered - Sun, 2018-11-18 17:48

Close to 1,500 inmates have been sent to battle the wildfires in Northern California. They are paid less than minimum wage, and some critics have decried the state program slave labor.

(Image credit: Noah Berger/AFP/Getty Images)

World Food Program Director Urges The U.S. To 'End This War' In Yemen

NPR All Things Considered - Sun, 2018-11-18 17:48

NPR's Lakshmi Singh speaks with David Beasley of the World Food Program about the effort to curtail famine in Yemen.

Education Secretary Proposes Enhanced Protections For Those Accused Of Sexual Assault On Campus

NPR All Things Considered - Sun, 2018-11-18 17:48

NPR's Lakshmi Singh speaks with Cynthia Garrett, the co-president of Families Advocating for Campus Equality, who supports recently proposed changes to Title IX rules.

As Migrant Caravans Arrive At Tijuana Border, Tensions Mount With Local Residents

NPR All Things Considered - Sun, 2018-11-18 17:48

Central Americans moving across Mexico are arriving at the Tijuana border crossing into the U.S. Their arrival increases pressures on local authorities and tensions with residents.

Death Toll Continues To Rise In California Wildfire, As Does The Number Missing

NPR All Things Considered - Sun, 2018-11-18 17:48

Those that lost their homes are struggling to figure out what's next as they plan an uncertain future.

Republican Rick Scott Defeats Bill Nelson For Florida Senate Seat

NPR All Things Considered - Sun, 2018-11-18 17:48

After two recounts, Florida's governor has been declared the winner of the state's contested Senate race over the incumbent Democrat.

Michael Bublé Wants To Spread The 'love'

NPR All Things Considered - Sun, 2018-11-18 17:47

On his latest album, love, the Canadian crooner interprets classic love songs of the past century.

(Image credit: Evaan Kheraj/Courtesy of the artist)

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