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Doctors: My Patient’s Sisters

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:36
It was vividly clear, in every touch and gaze, that a patient’s family had made the right decision.

Anderson Cooper: These are not normal times

CNN - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:09
CNN's Anderson Cooper questions how President Trump could slam Omarosa Manigault Newman when he praised her during his 2016 campaign.

Utah man crashes plane into own home after arrest on domestic violence charges

CNN - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:08
A Utah man died flying a Cessna 535 citation jet into his home, where his wife and son were, early Monday, hours after he was arrested for domestic violence, police said.

Well : How Body Type May Determine Runners’ and Swimmers’ Destinies

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:05
Among elite runners, sprinters and marathoners look as if they could be different species. Not so for swimmers.

For Rashida Tlaib, Palestinian Heritage Infuses a Detroit Sense of Community

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
Ms. Tlaib, who won a Democratic primary in Michigan, may become the first Muslim woman in Congress. She said her upbringing shaped her political vision.

4 States Are Voting on Tuesday. Here’s What to Watch.

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
A look at the most important primaries in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Connecticut and Vermont.

The 52 Places Traveler: The 52 Places Traveler: The Trickiness of Being a Woman in Tangier

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
This thriving Moroccan city — and its sense of lawlessness and anything-goes ethos — has inspired Western men for decades. Traveling while female, though, proved to be a challenge.

This Former ‘Teacher of the Year’ Wants to Be Connecticut’s First Black Democrat in Congress

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
A conversation with Jahana Hayes, whose grass-roots campaign has made her a formidable challenger in Tuesday’s close primary race.

Their First Temple Was a Tent. Now Sikhs Walk New Jersey’s Halls of Power.

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
The ascent of three Sikh-Americans in New Jersey — a mayor, attorney general and founder of a key civil rights group — underscores the immigrant group’s rise to prominence nationwide.

Lyme Disease Is Spreading Fast. Why Isn’t There a Vaccine?

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
The only vaccine was taken off the market more than 15 years ago. As reports of the disease skyrocket, researchers are working on a new one.

Update: Flying With Dietary Restrictions? Increasingly, That’s Not a Problem

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
Both international and domestic airlines report a rise in special meal requests in recent years, and many are trying to accommodate them by broadening their special meals categories.

Nonfiction: On the Ground in Afghanistan and Iraq

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
C.J. Chivers’s “The Fighters” provides gut-wrenching descriptions of the battles in the Middle East

Essay: The Virtues of Shelf-lessness

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
Sloane Crosley makes the case for a nontraditional, at-home alternative to the Dewey Decimal System.

First Words: Is the U.S. Knee-Deep in ‘Epidemics,’ or Is That Just Wishful Thinking?

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
It’s tempting to see each of the country’s creeping public disasters as an epidemic. But an epidemic would probably be a lot easier to solve.

Letter of Recommendation: Letter of Recommendation: Yacht Spotting

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
An app lets you peer into the ocean lives of the megawealthy.

Match Book: Aspiring Memoirist Seeking Famous Writers’ Letters and Essays for Inspiration

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
From Virginia Woolf and Katherine Mansfield to Yiyun Li and Heidi Julavits, Do Diarists Ever Truly Reveal Themselves?

Feature: The Unlikely Activists Who Took On Silicon Valley — and Won

NY Times - Tue, 2018-08-14 04:00
Facebook and Google made billions mining personal data, and fought off anyone who threatened to stop them. Then came a challenge in their own backyard.
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