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BRIEF-Medtronic announces clinical study to evaluate its Corevalve Evolut pro system in 'everyday' clinical practice

* Medtronic announces clinical study to evaluate the Corevalve Evolut pro system in 'everyday' clinical practice

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New York noise, a top gripe for man, now a risk for endangered whales

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Noise in New York has always grated on people and now, with the cacophony engulfing surrounding waters, it is threatening the city's newly discovered neighbors: endangered whales.

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New York Today: New York Today: Theater in Odd Places

Thursday: Performing in unusual spaces, a Rosh Hashana Jazz service, and help for the victims in Mexico and the Caribbean.

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PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - September 21

Sept 21 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

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Merkel Says Germans ‘Never Had It Better.’ But Many Feel Left Behind.

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s message of strength has dominated the election campaign, but poverty, economic insecurity and income disparity have grown during her tenure.

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Tax breaks cost New York $1.2 billion in financial year 2017, half went to film industry

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York state lost $1.2 billion of revenues from corporate tax breaks in fiscal 2017, with at least half of the total going to the film industry, a Washington watchdog group said on Wednesday.

Burlesque nytimes.com

Forget Fan Fiction. In Nerdlesque, the Garters Come Off.

In this pop-culture twist on burlesque, performers put on tributes to movies and shows like “Doctor Who.” Not a fan? You can still admire the dancing.

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Lillian Ross, Acclaimed Reporter for The New Yorker, Dies at 99

One of her rules of journalism was, “Do not call attention to yourself.” Yet she did just that in a memoir about her long affair with her celebrated editor.

Pain-Relieving Drugs nytimes.com

‘The Pills Are Everywhere’: How the Opioid Crisis Claims Its Youngest Victims

Increasingly, toddlers and young children are being found unconscious or dead after consuming an adult’s drugs.

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New York Today: New York Today: Do I Need Flood Insurance?

Wednesday: The basics of buying flood insurance, the 35th anniversary of “E.T.,” and the rainiest day on record.

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Nonfiction: Alice Waters Retraces the Path That Led Her to Chez Panisse

According to a new autobiography, “Coming to My Senses,” it all began with a year in Paris and a taste for the food she discovered there.

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New York City agency approves $9.4 million in tax breaks for Aetna

NEW YORK, Sept 19 (Reuters) - New York City's industrial development agency on Tuesday approved a $9.4 million tax-break package for Aetna Inc, as the third-largest U.S. health insurer moves its corporate headquarters to Manhattan from Connecticut.

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New York Today: New York Today: Hurricane Jose Approaches

Tuesday: Tracking the storm, the Big City Book Club, and President Trump at the U.N.

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Shares tap brakes, dollar reverses as Fed nears

LONDON (Reuters) - Record-high world stocks braked and the dollar dipped on Tuesday ahead of a two-day meeting of the Federal Reserve after which it is expected to detail plans to shrink its balance sheet and gradually keep lifting U.S. interest rates.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares tap brakes, dollar reverses as Fed nears

LONDON, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Record-high world stocks braked and the dollar dipped on Tuesday ahead of a two-day meeting of the Federal Reserve after which it is expected to detail plans to shrink its balance sheet and gradually keep lifting U.S. interest rates.

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Live briefing: United Nations General Assembly Convenes in New York

The 193-member United Nations is gathering for the 72nd session of the General Assembly. Here are the highlights.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Nonfiction: When Corruption and Venality Were the Lifeblood of America

“The Republic for Which It Stands,” Richard White’s broad-ranging history, describes a country lashed by greed and brutality.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Nonfiction: The Education of Ellen Pao

In “Reset,” the Silicon Valley executive and former venture capitalist explains how she came to question the culture of the tech industry.

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PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - September 19

Sept 19 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

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UPDATE 6-New York governor wants credit-reporting firms to follow cyber rules

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, Sept 18 (Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday that he wants credit-reporting firms to comply with the state's cyber-security regulations, the latest government official to crack down on the industry in the wake of the massive Equifax hack.

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UPDATE 5-New York governor wants credit-reporting firms to follow cyber rules

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, Sept 18 (Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday that he wants credit-reporting firms to comply with the state's cyber-security regulations, the latest government official to crack down on the industry in the wake of the massive Equifax hack.

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New York governor wants credit-reporting firms to follow cyber rules

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday that he wants credit-reporting firms to comply with the state's cyber-security regulations, while Equifax Inc said it suffered a second cyber incident two months before the one disclosed in early September.

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UPDATE 4-New York governor wants credit-reporting firms to follow cyber rules

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, Sept 18 (Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday that he wants credit-reporting firms to comply with the state's cyber-security regulations, while Equifax Inc said it suffered a second cyber incident two months before the one disclosed in early September.

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Lady Gaga calls off European tour, citing severe physical pain

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Lady Gaga on Monday called off the European leg of her world tour, saying she was suffering from severe physical pain and was seeking medical treatment.

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UPDATE 2-Credit reporting companies should register with New York -governor

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, Sept 18 (Reuters) - New York's governor announced plans on Monday to require all credit reporting agencies to register with the state, while federal authorities reportedly opened a criminal probe into Equifax Inc executives' stock sales before the company disclosed a massive data breach.

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Three dead, 16 hurt after buses collide in New York City

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three people were killed and at least 16 injured when a New York City transit bus and a tour bus collided early on Monday in the city's borough of Queens, spinning around before slamming into a building, fire officials said.

State Legislatures nytimes.com

How Party Bosses, Not Voters, Pick Politicians in New York

In one of the last, most powerful vestiges of Tammany Hall-style politics, New York party bosses pick the politicians when vacancies occur.

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Credit reporting companies should register with New York: governor

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo plans to require all credit reporting agencies to register with the state and comply with its cyber security rules, he said in a statement on Monday.

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UPDATE 1-Credit reporting companies should register with New York -governor

WASHINGTON, Sept 18 (Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo plans to require all credit reporting agencies to register with the state and comply with its cyber security rules, he said in a statement on Monday.

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New York governor says Equifax, other credit reporting companies must register with state

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said in a statement on Monday that all credit reporting agencies must register with the state and comply with its cyber security rules.

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Three dead, at least 15 hurt after buses collide in New York City

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three people were killed and at least 15 others were injured after a New York City transit bus and a tour bus collided early on Monday in the city's borough of Queens, before slamming into a restaurant, fire officials said.

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Trump adviser Cohn reaffirms U.S. climate deal stance in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, said he reaffirmed the U.S. position on the Paris climate deal during a meeting in New York with ministers on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly on Monday.

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Transit, tour buses collide in New York City, 17 injured

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Seventeen people were injured after a New York City transit bus and a tour bus collided early on Monday in the city's borough of Queens then slammed into a restaurant, fire officials said.

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New York Today: New York Today: An Excursion to Astoria

Monday: What to see, eat and do in Astoria, a food truck from Macao, and a free Citi Bike ride.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Nonfiction: Survival of the Prettiest

Darwin’s theory of aesthetics may be the sexiest, most dangerous idea in evolution.

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PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - September 18

Sept 18 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

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As Trump visits U.N., New York prepares for 'Super Bowl' of security

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York police and a host of federal agencies are preparing for the annual traffic and security nightmare known as the United Nations General Assembly, featuring a week of speeches by U.S. President Donald Trump and a parade of other dignitaries.

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The Look: An Ode to Acts of Kindness on the New York City Subway

“The New York City subway is this great equalizer,” said the photographer Andre Wagner, who spent four years taking photographs on its platforms and in its cars. “For this brief moment in time, we’re all in it together.”

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New York college lecturer placed on leave after 'dead cops' comment

(Reuters) - A lecturer at a New York City college of criminal justice who wrote on social media that he teaches "future dead cops" was placed on leave on Friday, the school's president said, as the city's mayor called the academic's comment "vile."

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CORRECTED-Natgas pipeline builders hail U.S. okay of blocked New York project

Sept 15 (Reuters) - Energy traders and natural gas pipeline companies on Friday hailed a U.S. federal regulator's decision to overturn New York's denial of a water permit for building the Millennium Pipeline in the state.

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Natgas pipeline builders hail U.S. okay of blocked New York project

Sept 15 (Reuters) - Energy traders and natural gas pipeline companies on Friday hailed a U.S. federal regulator's decision to overturn New York's denial of a water permit for building the Millennium Pipeline in the state.

Fashion and Apparel nytimes.com

5 Styling Tips From New York Fashion Week

From oversize shirts to sneakers with dresses, tricks to take away from the shows in New York this week.

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This is what happens when one party controls everything

Both Donald Trump and Barack Obama enjoyed unified government for their first eight months as president -- but one-party control hasn't meant the same thing in 2017 as it did in 2009.

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New York rail operator bolsters security after London bombing

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The bombing of a packed London commuter train on Friday prompted the operator of New York City's subway system and two of the region's three major commuter rail networks to announce beefed-up security measures "out of an abundance of caution."

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Will the Supreme Court ever hear the travel ban case?

The Supreme Court is poised to hear oral arguments in the travel ban case early next month. But that doesn't actually mean justices will ever decide the legality of President Donald Trump's controversial executive order.

New York City nytimes.com

New York Today: New York Today: An Art Show Made of MetroCards

Friday: An exhibition of everyday objects, your weekend lineup, and the Oscars of food trucks.

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Several hurt in 'terrorist' incident on London underground train

LONDON (Reuters) - Several people were injured at a London underground station on Friday after witnesses reported a blast on a packed rush-hour commuter train which police were treating as a terrorism incident.

New York Fashion Week nytimes.com

The Top 10 Moments of New York Fashion Week

Highlights from the shows, including a celebrity-packed front row at Calvin Klein and a trek to Bedford Hills, N.Y., to see Ralph Lauren’s vintage cars.

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BRIEF-Universal Stainless announces an occurrence of a fire at its Dunkirk, New York facility

* Universal Stainless announces an occurrence of a fire at its Dunkirk, New York facility

New York Fashion Week nytimes.com

T’s 25 Best Photos of New York Fashion Week

Highlights from Tom Ford, Calvin Klein and more — on (and off) the runway.

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Big New York buildings would improve energy efficiency under mayor's plan

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City would require thousands of buildings to become more energy efficient under a plan proposed on Thursday by Mayor Bill de Blasio, part of a growing effort by the city to lead the fight against climate change.

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How Edie Windsor Championed Gay Rights: ‘She Was Everywhere’

Into her late 80s, Ms. Windsor continued to leverage her national profile as a winning Supreme Court plaintiff to support her favorite L.G.B.T. causes.

New York City nytimes.com

New York Today: New York Today: Our Past in Pizza

Thursday: The evolution of New York pizza, San Gennaro in Little Italy, and literary love across the city.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Fiction: A Debut Novel Imagines Political Intrigue at the 1939 World’s Fair

In Brendan Mathews’s “The World of Tomorrow,” two brothers fleeing Ireland for New York get embroiled in a wild assassination plot.

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RPT-COLUMN-Rising pound good news for Bank of England, not so much for UK stocks: McGeever

LONDON, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Sterling's bounce back to a one-year high against the dollar this week may be welcome news for the Bank of England, but not for UK stock market investors.

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PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Sept 14

Sept 14 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Books News: Looking for Buddhist Wisdom in ‘The Princess Bride’

In a new book, Ethan Nichtern divines lessons about love, family and Buddhism from the cult classic. Just don’t expect Inigo Montoya to find enlightenment.

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Marc Jacobs closes New York Fashion Week echoing Arabian Nights

(Reuters) - Outfitting models in knotted turbans, veteran designer Marc Jacobs showcased a bold Spring 2018 collection with an Arabian flair.

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New York Teamsters approve slashing benefits to retired members

WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) - Retired members of the Teamsters union in New York will have their benefits cut by around 30 percent starting in October after the 34,000 participants in the pension approved a plan aimed at extending the life of the cash-strapped fund.

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UK's Addison Lee takes premium car service brand to New York

LONDON (Reuters) - London-based premium car service Addison Lee has picked New York as the first overseas market where corporate customers will be able to book its branded vehicles, taking on the likes of Uber.

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Startup Bodega apologizes for upsetting everyone

A new startup called Bodega launched Wednesday and has already apologized in the face of mounting outrage.

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Clinton: Comey 'forever changed history'

Hillary Clinton, in an interview with CNN on Wednesday, said James Comey permanently changed history by getting involved in the 2016 election, effectively claiming that the former FBI director's actions led to her loss to Donald Trump.

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Ex-guard at New York's Rikers jail sentenced 30 years for inmate death

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former guard at New York City’s troubled Rikers Island jail complex was sentenced on Wednesday to 30 years in prison after being found guilty of violating the civil rights of an inmate by kicking him repeatedly in the head, causing his death.

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Ralph Lauren pairs passion for fashion, cars at New York Fashion Week

BEDFORD, N.Y. (Reuters) - Runway shows at New York Fashion Week have become more elaborate each season and designer Ralph Lauren took it up a notch by combining his love of fashion and vintage cars to showcase his Fall 2017 collection.

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COLUMN-Rising pound good news for Bank of England, not so much for UK stocks: McGeever

LONDON, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Sterling's bounce back to a one-year high against the dollar this week may be welcome news for the Bank of England, but not for UK stock market investors.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Man Booker Shortlist Is Half American

Novels by Paul Auster, Emily Fridlund, Mohsin Hamid, Fiona Mozley, George Saunders and Ali Smith made the list. The prize will be announced Oct. 17.

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Isolated, Trump embraces New York friends and instincts

President Donald Trump, who has struggled to find friends and navigate the ways of Washington, appears increasingly at home when surrounded by one distinct group: His fellow New Yorkers.

New York City nytimes.com

New York Today: New York Today: Tips to Take Away From Fashion Week

Wednesday: Style advice from designers, the Brooklyn Book Festival and “One Film, One New York.”

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UPDATE 2-Gundlach: Equity investors to see change in dynamic with QE reversal

NEW YORK, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Investors in equities and risk assets should brace themselves for the end of quantitative easing, given the high correlation it has to high stock and junk bond prices, Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive at DoubleLine Capital, warned Tuesday.

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Gundlach: Equity investors to see change in dynamic with QE reversal

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors in equities and risk assets should brace themselves for the end of quantitative easing, given the high correlation it has to high stock and junk bond prices, Jeffrey...

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UPDATE 1-Gundlach: Equity investors to see change in dynamic with QE reversal

NEW YORK, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Investors in equities and risk assets should brace themselves for the end of quantitative easing, given the high correlation it has to high stock and junk bond prices, Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive at DoubleLine Capital, warned Tuesday.

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Plus-size brand Torrid makes its New York Fashion Week debut

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Plus-size retailer Torrid made its New York Fashion Week debut on Tuesday featuring 40 full-figured models.

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BRIEF-Senseonics announces CE mark approval for Eversense XL CGM System

* Senseonics announces CE mark approval for Eversense® XL CGM System

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BRIEF-Everest Re Group names Jonathan Zaffino as executive vice president

* Everest Re Group appoints Jonathan Zaffino to position of executive vice president Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Restaurant Review: Is New York’s Best Pizza in New Jersey?

At Razza in Jersey City, local buffalo milk and hazelnuts go into pies that can stand up to the best of the five boroughs.

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Draining the swamp: Hard-hit Everglades town mops up after Irma

EVERGLADES CITY, Fla. (Reuters) - As Hurricane Irma raged through Everglades City, a tiny fishing village in a vast alligator-infested swamp, Howie Grimm hunkered down inside his house with his 88-year-old mother, a useless cell phone and a new job title.

Travel and Vacations nytimes.com

Wanderlust: A Guide to Reykjavik, as Wonderfully Weird as Ever

Almost a decade after the Icelandic city was forced to reinvent itself, it’s now a health-and-wellness destination.

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ST. MAARTEN: 'Families lost everything'

A Boston couple was visiting St. Maarten to celebrate their wedding anniversary when Hurricane Irma struck. The couple recounts their experience on the island after the storm.

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‘We Lost Everything’: Witnessing Irma's Destruction in the Keys

Some residents of the Keys ignored evacuation warnings and stayed behind, witnessing the hurricane firsthand.

New York City nytimes.com

New York Today: New York Today: Getting Ready for the Rangers

Tuesday: Preparing the ice for hockey season, a TimesTalk with Rodarte’s Mulleavy sisters, and primary Election Day.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Fiction: In ‘Forest Dark,’ Nicole Krauss Plays With Divided Selves

Two New Yorkers — an aging lawyer and a young writer — make their way, separately, to Tel Aviv.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Nonfiction: A Memoir by Donald Trump’s Favorite Target

“Unbelievable,” by the NBC News correspondent Katy Tur, describes what it was like to be on the front lines during the Trump presidential campaign.

Hurricane Irma (2017) nytimes.com

Irma Live Updates: ‘I Just Hope Everyone Survived’

Now a tropical depression, Irma has inundated homes, flooded streets and left two-thirds of Florida without power.

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Menendez aide: never asked to do anything illegal

A former aide to Sen. Bob Menendez said in court testimony Monday about his work on visa issues for the New Jersey Democrat that he was never asked to do anything illegal on the senator's behalf.

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She climbed Mount Everest twice in 5 days

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Christie: Bannon's plane ultimatum 'never happened'

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is disputing former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon's characterization of his commitment to President Donald Trump on the campaign trail -- saying that one conversation Bannon described in a Sunday interview "never happened."

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Afghanistan will never again be militant sanctuary: U.S. ambassador

KABUL (Reuters) - The U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan said on Monday Washington would never allow militants to use the country as a sanctuary, as American and allied troops in Kabul commemorated the Sept. 11 attacks.

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Mercedes-Benz to offer electric option for every car by 2022

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Daimler's Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche on Monday said Mercedes-Benz will offer electric versions of all its models by 2022, converting its Smart city car brand to become fully electric.

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Guardia Sanframondi Journal: Religious Rite Takes Hamlet Back in Time Every Seven Years

An ancient Catholic procession featuring hooded faithful and parades attracts thousand of tourists to a village in Italy’s south.

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Clinton: I felt I'd let everyone down

Talking to "CBS News Sunday Morning" about her book, Hillary Clinton looks back on the election, where she went wrong, and why she thinks Donald Trump won.

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Israel's Netanyahu says will meet Trump in New York next week

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday he would meet U.S. President Donald Trump in New York later this month during a visit to New York, where he will address the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 27.

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His poignant words: 'Every life has to end one way or another'

Senator John McCain discusses with CNN's Jake Tapper the importance of appreciating and enjoying life.

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Introducing the Next New York Times iPad App

We are pleased to unveil a completely redesigned New York Times app for your iPad. Learn how to get it.

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These Floridians aren't leaving: 'We need everybody's prayers'

As other Florida residents flee north to escape the monstrous Hurricane Irma, Peggy Monahan has remained behind despite numerous warnings to leave.

Buruma, Ian nytimes.com

Books News: Ian Buruma on a New Era at The New York Review of Books

Buruma has officially begun his tenure at the intellectual magazine, taking over from Robert Silvers, who died in March after having edited it since 1963.

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Anderson reaps rewards for perseverance and dedication

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Even in tennis, good things come to those who wait.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Encounters: Graham Norton’s World of Wonder

On tour to promote his new mystery novel, the BBC host pauses to shop for some bedding at a favorite furniture store.

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Evening gown designer Shoji breezes into New York Fashion Week

(Reuters) - Fashion designer Tadashi Shoji, whose evening gowns are adored by Hollywood stars, showcased a casual, breezy collection in strong colors at New York Fashion Week.

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New York City comptroller wields new clout in boardroom diversity drive

BOSTON (Reuters) - New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer is wielding more clout as he presses more than 150 U.S. companies to detail plans to diversify their boardrooms.

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New York Today: New York Today: Rafael Nadal’s New York

Friday: What Rafael Nadal likes most about New York, weekend events, and canine couture.

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Russia says its air strike kills several top Islamic State commanders in Syria

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian air strike has killed around 40 Islamic State fighters, including four senior commanders, near the eastern Syrian city of Deir al-Zor, Russia's defense ministry said on Friday.

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The biggest data breaches ever

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Trump meets with New York, New Jersey officials on tunnel project

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump met with top elected officials from New York and New Jersey at the White House on Thursday over the fate of a massive infrastructure project to build a tunnel under the Hudson River critical to northeast U.S. transportation.

Wildfires nytimes.com

Montana Battles Wildfires Amid a Severe Drought

The fire season was extreme this year in Montana, and it is not over yet. Thousands of people have been evacuated, and two firefighters have died.

PersonalFinance reuters.com

FINRA reverses policy on Brokercheck information, allows access to bulk data

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The head of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority told a congressional committee on Thursday that FINRA overhauled its policy on allowing public access to information it...

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New York top court rejects right to doctor-assisted suicide

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's highest court on Thursday ruled that doctor-assisted suicide is illegal in the state, rejecting a lawsuit claiming that mentally competent, terminally ill patients have a right to have their doctors prescribe lethal drugs.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Nonfiction: In Praise of the Black Men and Women Who Built Detroit

In “Black Detroit,” Herb Boyd celebrates the city’s rich history through its unsung heroes.

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Reader's Notebook: Change Is in the Air at the E. B. White Farm

Discovering the author’s home in Maine, where he wrote “Charlotte’s Web” and heard those darn crickets.

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The first New Yorkers go to college tuition free

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Trump sours on Cohn for Fed chair, looks at several candidates: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is considering many candidates to head up the Federal Reserve and has soured on nominating his top economic adviser Gary Cohn to lead the U.S. central bank, according to sources close to the White House and an administration official.

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New York Today: New York Today: High School Regrets

Thursday: School is back in session, Henry James the painter, and losing a climatologist.

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MOVES-Paliotta to head equities at Evercore

LONDON, Sept 7 (IFR) - Mike Paliotta, who headed up equities at Credit Suisse until earlier this year, has been appointed chief executive of Evercore ISI, the equities operation of expanding investment bank Evercore.

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New AstraZeneca, Amgen drug looks strong rival in severe asthma

LONDON (Reuters) - A new kind of injectable biotech treatment for severe asthma from AstraZeneca and Amgen promises to help a much broader range of patients than existing medicines like GlaxoSmithKline’s Nucala.

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UPDATE 1-New AstraZeneca, Amgen drug looks strong rival in severe asthma

* Phase III tests later this year or early next (Adds analyst reaction and share price)

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Del Potro eyeing another Rafa-Roger double in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Juan Martin Del Potro has done it once so why can't he do it again?

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Trump to meet with New York, New Jersey leaders on tunnel project: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is set to meet with New York and New Jersey state and congressional officials, including Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, at the White House on Thursday about the "Gateway Project" to build a new tunnel under the Hudson River, two sources confirmed on Wednesday.

Lunch and Breakfast Programs nytimes.com

New York City Offers Free Lunch for All Public School Students

The city becomes the largest district in the country to feed all children free of charge, ending stigma for those who can’t afford to pay.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

John le Carré’s ‘A Legacy of Spies’: An Excerpt

George Smiley returns in this coda to le Carré’s classic, “The Spy Who Came In From the Cold.”

Fashion and Apparel nytimes.com

Is It New York Fashion Week? Or Is It Rihanna Inc.?

As some major designers decide not to show in New York, aesthetics face off against Instagram.

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New York to file lawsuit protecting DACA beneficiaries

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to end protections and benefits for children brought into the United States illegally faces a legal challenge from New York and other states.

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New York Today: New York Today: DACA and New Yorkers

Wednesday: Changes to an immigration protection law, a discussion with Carl Zimmer, and a women’s convention.

Cooking and Cookbooks nytimes.com

Eat: Le Grand Aioli Brings Everyone to the Table

The dish combines the bounty of the garden with a bracing garlic mayonnaise.

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One of the most powerful storms ever hits the tiny Caribbean island of Barbuda

The eye of Hurricane Irma is passing over the Caribbean island of Barbuda.

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Britain could still reverse Brexit, former minister Heseltine says

LONDON (Reuters) - Brexit could be reversed if economic pain prompts a change in public opinion that brings a new generation of political leaders to power in Britain, former Conservative minister Michael Heseltine said.

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Evergreen Williams sets up all-American semi at U.S. Open

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Venus Williams's renaissance year continued on Tuesday when she downed Petra Kvitova 6-3 3-6 7-6(2) in an electrifying atmosphere to set up an all-American U.S. Open semi-final against Sloane Stephens.

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BRIEF-Trinseo says indirect, wholly-owned subsidiaries executed indenture with Bank of New York Mellon

* Trinseo - on August 29, 2017, Trinseo Materials Operating S.C.A, Trinseo Materials Finance Inc, executed indenture with Bank of New York Mellon - SEC filing

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Putin and Musk are right: Whoever masters AI will run the world

Last Friday, a million Russian schoolchildren watched a televised address from Russian President Vladimir Putin. "Artificial intelligence is the future, not only of Russia, but of all of mankind," Putin said. "Whoever becomes the leader in this sphere will become the ruler of the world." After seeing Putin's comments, SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted that "competition for AI superiority at national level (is the) most likely cause of WW3."

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From Calvin Klein to Tom Ford, New York Fashion Week ready for kickoff

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Fashion Week, the first in a series of global style weeks during September, is gearing up with designers ready to present their visions for Spring 2018.

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Tronc buys New York Daily News in push into No. 1 media market

(Reuters) - Tronc Inc , owner of the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times newspapers, has gained entry into the United States' top media market by acquiring the New York Daily News from publishing and property mogul Mort Zuckerman.

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L.A. Times, Chicago Tribune owner buys New York Daily News

(Reuters) - Newspaper company Tronc Inc , which owns the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times, said it acquired the New York Daily News from media and property mogul Mort Zuckerman.

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Everything you need to know about Sen. Menendez's bribery trial

It's a case with allegations spanning seven years, multiple countries, and involving hundreds of thousands of dollars. At the center of it: a sitting US senator.

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New York Today: New York Today: ‘Summer of Hell’ Comes to an End

Tuesday: Track repairs end at Penn Station, summery weather, and the ugly side of modeling.

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12 museums for every military enthusiast

The history of warfare is intertwined with that of mankind.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Nonfiction: Fake News: It’s as American as George Washington’s Cherry Tree

Kurt Andersen’s “Fantasyland” argues that alternative facts are baked into the American character.

cnn.com

Drug could reverse effects of radiation in US troops

A pilot study is being done by an Israeli biomedical company for a cell therapy treatment for radiation exposure during a nuclear catastrophe. CNN's Oren Liebermann reports.

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Tronc buys New York Daily News

(Reuters) - Newspaper company Tronc Inc, which owns the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times, said it acquired the New York Daily News from media and property mogul Mort Zuckerman.

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BRIEF-Tronc acquires the New York Daily News

* Acquired all of outstanding interests of Daily News, LP., owner of New York Daily News and NYDailyNews.com

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Never-before-seen views of Australia's largest national park

For the first time, drones have been allowed to fly inside Kakadu National Park -- Australia's largest national park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Northern Territory.

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UPDATE 2-New York vows to sue Trump over immigrant children protections

Sept 4 (Reuters) - New York and Washington state on Monday vowed to sue President Donald Trump if he scraps a program shielding from deportation immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children.

United States Open (Tennis) nytimes.com

On Tennis: Amid New York’s Tennis Fusillade, Hope for a Nadal-Federer Showdown

Rafael Nadal, a grinder, and Roger Federer, a gifted competitor, have never met at the U.S. Open. After Nadal’s fourth-round rout, a potential semifinal looms.

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Tennis: Ailing Del Potro back from the brink to down Thiem in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An ailing Juan Martin Del Potro came back from the brink of defeat to beat Austrian sixth seed Dominic Thiem 1-6 2-6 6-1 7-6(1) 6-4 and reach the last eight in Flushing Meadows on Monday.

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Tronc set to acquire New York Daily News

Newspapers nytimes.com

The New York Daily News Is Said to Be Nearing Sale

The paper’s owner, Mortimer Zuckerman, will sell it to Tronc, the publisher of The Los Angeles Times and The Chicago Tribune, according to people briefed on the talks.

Tests (Medical) nytimes.com

Traces of Crime: How New York’s DNA Techniques Became Tainted

The city’s medical examiner has been a pioneer in analyzing complex DNA samples. But two methods were recently discontinued, raising questions about thousands of cases.

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UPDATE 1-New York vows to sue Trump over immigrant children protections

Sept 4 (Reuters) - New York and Washington state on Monday vowed to sue President Donald Trump if he scraps a program shielding from deportation immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children.

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New York vows to sue Trump over immigrant children protections

(Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and the state's attorney general on Monday vowed to sue President Donald Trump if he scraps a program shielding from deportation immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children.

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WTO reverses Boeing 777X tax credit ruling in blow to EU

PARIS/GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Trade Organization has reversed a ruling that Boeing received prohibited support for its newest aircraft, dealing a blow to the European Union in its long-running row with the United States over subsidies.

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UPDATE 2-WTO reverses Boeing 777X tax credit ruling in blow to EU

* WTO reviews U.S. and EU compliance on earlier rulings (Adds USTR and Airbus quotes, background)

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WTO reverses ruling against Boeing 777X tax credits

GENEVA/PARIS (Reuters) - The World Trade Organization delivered a setback to the European Union in a long-running trade row with the United States over aircraft subsidies on Monday, reversing a ruling that Boeing had received prohibited support for its newest jet.

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UPDATE 1-WTO reverses ruling against Boeing 777X tax credits

GENEVA/PARIS, Sept 4 (Reuters) - The World Trade Organization delivered a setback to the European Union in a long-running trade row with the United States over aircraft subsidies on Monday, reversing a ruling that Boeing had received prohibited support for its newest jet.

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BRIEF-Severn Trent announces organisational changes to its Wholesale business

* SEVERN TRENT - ‍ORGANISATIONAL CHANGES TO ITS WHOLESALE BUSINESS TO DRIVE FURTHER IMPROVED PERFORMANCE THIS AMP 1

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Confident Federer back under the lights in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Roger Federer returns to action under the lights at the U.S. Open on Monday with confidence after he breezed into the fourth round following two five-set thrillers.

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Nadal survives early wobble to book last 16 spot in New York

(Reuters) - World number one Rafa Nadal ran into a spot of bother before crushing Argentine Leonardo Mayer and booked his place in the last 16 of the U.S. Open with a 6-7(3) 6-3 6-1 6-4 victory on Saturday.

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Monfils injured yet again as he loses to Goffin in New York

(Reuters) - Gael Monfils suffered yet another injury as he retired from his third-round match against Belgian ninth seed David Goffin at the U.S. Open on Saturday.

Photography nytimes.com

The Look: New York City Parks in the Summer: Romance, Games and a Performance for a Dying Tree

Daniel Arnold spent the last two months photographing parks in all five boroughs. The experience showed him “a very different pulse of the city.”

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Sharapova battles past Kenin to reach fourth round in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Nothing comes easy to Maria Sharapova on her grand slam return after a doping ban, but the Russian's mix of grit and power were enough to see off American teenager Sofia Kenin 7-5 6-2 in the third round of the U.S. Open on Friday.

Muslims and Islam nytimes.com

A Long-Pursued ISIS Preacher Is Finally Charged in New York

Abdullah el-Faisal’s teaching has influenced many terrorists. Now he’s charged in the first international terror case brought by New York prosecutors.

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Motor racing: Ferrari fever runs high at home race

MONZA, Italy (Reuters) - The banners festooned along the main Monza grandstand are a constant reminder, not that any is needed, of the fervor facing Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari at the team's home Italian Grand Prix this weekend.

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Mexico's Mexichem says several units declare force majeure due to Harvey impact

MEXICO CITY, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Mexican chemicals and plastic pipe maker Mexichem said on Friday that several of its units have declared force majeure due to interruptions of supply of PVC resins following damages provoked by Hurricane Harvey.

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BRIEF-Nordic american tankers says ‍appointment of Bjørn Giaever as chief financial officer​

* Nordic American Tankers (NYSE: NAT) - new cfo appointed for NAT and NAO.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

David Litt, an Obama Speechwriter Who Wants No Credit

David Litt’s book about his time in the Obama White House is different than most books by political operatives: He writes about his lack of influence.

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New York Today: New York Today: A Labor Day Staycation

Friday: Activities for the final days of summer, long weekend weather, and a lesson on Labor Day.

Real Estate and Housing (Residential) nytimes.com

Inside New York City’s Priciest Rentals

Some New Yorkers could afford to buy multimillion-dollar properties, but they’d rather rent a place for upward of $20,000 a month.

businessNews reuters.com

Kawasaki vying for $3.2 billion New York subway order

MONTREAL/TOKYO (Reuters) - Kawasaki Heavy Industries of Japan said on Thursday it was vying to win a $3.2 billion subway contract with the largest U.S. transit agency, after Bombardier Inc of Canada acknowledged this week that it was out of the running.

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American Rogers wins longest ever women's match at U.S. Open

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some fans got their money's worth at the U.S. Open on Thursday as American Shelby Rogers outlasted Australia's Daria Gavrilova 7-6(6) 4-6 7-6(5) in a second round clash that was the longest women's match ever at Flushing Meadows.

Football nytimes.com

Football Among the Old Believers, in Alaska

Keeping a high school football team together is tough, between a Russian Orthodox sect leery of the outside world and the chores of life in an isolated village.

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Federer out to find his groove in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Roger Federer will be hoping that his first-round scare was no more than an early glitch when he takes on Russian Mikhaïl Youzhny at the U.S. Open on Thursday.

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BRIEF-Hologic updates on commercial availability of Brevera Breast Biopsy System

* Hologic inc - ‍U.S. commercial availability of Brevera Breast Biopsy System with Corlumina imaging technology​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

New York City nytimes.com

New York Today: New York Today: Reflecting on Harvey, in the Northeast

Thursday: The potential for a megastorm in New York, a salsa extravaganza, and a call for high school memories.

worldNews reuters.com

Bomb in garbage container wounds several people in western Turkey: Turkish media

ANKARA (Reuters) - A bomb placed in a garbage container exploded in Turkey's Izmir province on the Aegean coast on Thursday, wounding several people on a shuttle bus, the private Dogan news agency said.

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Makarova shocks Wozniacki to end marathon day in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ekaterina Makarova closed out a marathon day at the U.S. Open with a surprise triumph over fifth seed Caroline Wozniacki as the Russian registered a first win in eight meetings against the former world number one and a place in the third round.

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PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Aug 31

Aug 31 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

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Report: Mueller, New York AG to work together on Manafort

Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller is teaming up with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to investigate Paul Manafort and his financial transactions, several people familiar with the matter told Politico.

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BRIEF-Ball to cease production at three beverage packaging plants

* Ball to cease production at three beverage packaging plants, build state-of-the-art specialty beverage packaging facility in Southwestern U.S.

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Mueller, New York attorney general cooperating on Manafort probe: Politico

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Special counsel Robert Mueller's team is working with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on its investigation into President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort and his financial transactions, Politico reported on Wednesday.

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Pence to Texas: We are with you every single day

Vice President Mike Pence, speaking to a crowd in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, offers his thoughts to victims of Hurricane Harvey.

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Sharapova sees off Babos to extend New York stay

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova showed she was willing to extend her grand slam comeback when the former world number one defeated Hungary's Timea Babos 6-7(4) 6-4 6-1 on Wednesday to advance to the U.S. Open third round.

Bars and Nightclubs nytimes.com

What Europe’s ‘Night Mayors’ Can Teach New York

The City Council is following Europe’s example with a new department devoted to life after dark.

Dunkin Donuts nytimes.com

Pumpkin Spice Glut Arrives Earlier Than Ever

Consumers complain that the summertime arrival of pumpkin spice products — already slowing in growth — smacks of Christmas creep.

Parenting nytimes.com

Take a Number: New Fathers Are Older Than Ever

The average age of new dads in the United States has risen to almost 31, higher than ever.

New York City nytimes.com

New York Today: New York Today: The Evolution of City Pools

Wednesday: Trivia for your extended pool season, a “Game of Thrones” comedy show, and the Aquazanies.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Non-Fiction: Affairs to Remember: Nora Ephron’s Classic Rom-Coms

In “I’ll Have What She’s Having,” Erin Carlson argues that Ephron took a Hollywood genre and made it her own.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Fiction: Illicit Lovers, Reunited in Adulthood

Sylvia Brownrigg’s sequel to “Pages for You” revives a secret lesbian affair between a college freshman and her teaching assistant, 20 years on.

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PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Aug 30

Aug 30 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Suits and Litigation (Civil) nytimes.com

Sarah Palin’s Defamation Suit Against New York Times Is Dismissed

The former Alaska governor failed to show that the newspaper had acted maliciously when it made a mistake in an editorial, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.

domesticNews reuters.com

New York Times wins dismissal of Sarah Palin's defamation lawsuit

(Reuters) - A lawsuit against the New York Times by former U.S. vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, who claimed the newspaper had defamed her in an editorial linking her to a 2011 mass shooting, was dismissed by a federal judge on Tuesday.

businessNews reuters.com

Bombardier out of running for $3.2 billion New York transit contract

MONTREAL (Reuters) - Canada's Bombardier Inc is out of the running for an estimated $3.2 billion New York City subway contract, in what the plane and train maker on Tuesday called a disappointment.

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Bombardier out of running for $3.2 bln New York transit contract

MONTREAL, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Canada's Bombardier Inc is out of the running for an estimated $3.2 billion New York City subway contract, in what the plane and train maker on Tuesday called a disappointment.

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BRIEF-Bombardier out of running for New York subway contract - Globe & Mail

* Bombardier out of running for New York subway contract - Globe & Mail, citing co spokesman Source https://tgam.ca/2wlGWSz

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Taylor Swift's new music video makes biggest YouTube debut ever

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Taylor Swift's vengeful new music video "Look What You Made Me Do," is smashing records on YouTube, garnering more than 43 million views in its first 24 hours of release.

cnn.com

Reunion: Son lost everything but finding dad made it all OK

After being separated and reunited following Hurricane Harvey, Aaron Mitchell and his father, Bryan Bacle, tell Chris Cuomo how their experience has affected them.

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Trump pledges storm recovery 'better than ever before'

Eager to demonstrate leadership amid the worst natural disaster of his tenure, President Donald Trump arrived Tuesday to meet with local, state and federal officials in Austin and Corpus Christi, Texas to survey disaster relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

New York City nytimes.com

New York Today: New York Today: A 101-Year-Old’s Advice for New Yorkers

Tuesday: Civic engagement in the city, Michael Jackson’s birthday, and help for Hurricane Harvey.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Fiction: The Real-Life Reality Show That Jumped the Shark

In Alissa Nutting’s tragicomic near-future novel “Made for Love,” we’re all in a surveillance state of our own making.

Computers and the Internet nytimes.com

First Words: In Our Cynical Age, No One Fails Anymore — Everybody ‘Pivots’

From Silicon Valley to the White House, changing your narrative is as easy as announcing your intention to do so.

cnn.com

Japanese PM: Missile launch 'most grave threat ever'

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is described as furious after North Korea launches a missile over his country. CNN's Andrew Stevens reports.

cnn.com

Why Harvey's devastation is so severe

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Trump Reverses Restrictions on Military Hardware for Police

President Trump rolled back Obama-era rules that limited the transfer of surplus military equipment to local police departments.

cnn.com

Harvey survivor who lost everything finally contacts dad

Texas resident Aaron Mitchell reconnects with his dad for the first time since Hurricane Harvey hit the coast of Texas.

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BRIEF-LINIU TECHNOLOGY GROUP ANNOUNCES EFFECTIVENESS OF REVERSE SHARE SPLIT

* LINIU TECHNOLOGY GROUP ANNOUNCES EFFECTIVENESS OF REVERSE SHARE SPLIT