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Cultural Studies: ‘Torch Song Trilogy’ and Me: A 35-Year Love Affair

Before Harvey Fierstein came along, most gay-themed plays featured characters who were either closeted or bitter or suicidal, and usually all three.

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Tesla's $200,000 Roadster will need more than speed

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Vivendi's music unit UMG worth more than $40 billion, CEO says

BARCELONA/LONDON (Reuters) - Vivendi's Universal Music Group (UMG) could be worth more than $40 billion, Chief Executive Arnaud de Puyfontaine said on Friday, helping buoy shares in the French media group following third-quarter results where UMG was a highlight.

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Vivendi's music unit UMG has a value of more than $40 billion, CEO says

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Vivendi deems that its music unit has a value of more than $40 billion, driven by the success of music streaming platforms such as Spotify, chief executive Arnaud de Puyfontaine said on Friday.

Love (Emotion) nytimes.com

36 Questions That Lead to Love (Again)

“Tell your partner what you like about them, and be very honest.” We asked three couples who know everything about each other to try out Modern Love’s 36 questions, intended to bring strangers closer.

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CORRECTED-Nikkei rises to more than 1-week high; chip-related stocks outperform

TOKYO, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a more than one-week high on Friday morning, helped by shares in most sectors while chip-related stocks such as Sumco and Tokyo Electron outperformed.

Pregnancy and Childbirth nytimes.com

Modern Love: 17 Million Frozen Sperm Await the Perfect Moment

A woman trying to get pregnant on her own finds connection and hope during a total solar eclipse.

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Nikkei rises to more than 2-week high; chip-related stocks outperform

TOKYO, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a more than two-week high on Friday morning, helped by shares in most sectors while chip-related stocks such as Sumco and Tokyo Electron outperformed.

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Opinion: Sexual harassment is bigger than party politics

There's a bad case of selective amnesia spreading through Washington these days and it has infected the public debate about sexual harassment.

Keystone Pipeline System nytimes.com

Keystone Pipeline Leaks More Than 5,000 Barrels of Oil

The spill in South Dakota comes just days before Nebraska regulators will decide on a permit needed for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline.

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More than 200 arrested in U.S. crackdown on MS-13 gang

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 200 alleged members and associates of the violent Mara Salvatrucha gang, better known as MS-13, have been arrested in a crackdown across the United States, federal officials said on Thursday.

Television nytimes.com

Sarah Silverman Speaks on Louis C.K.: ‘Can You Love Someone Who Did Bad Things?’

On her Hulu series, “I Love You, America,” Ms. Silverman addressed the sexual misconduct of Louis C.K., who has been a longtime friend and colleague.

Theater nytimes.com

Review: A Brief ‘Brigadoon’ That’s Almost Like Falling in Love

City Center’s gorgeous revival of the Lerner & Loewe musical, staged by Christopher Wheeldon and starring Kelli O’Hara, disappears after Sunday.

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Elephant lovers outraged by Trump move on trophy-hunting

(Reuters) - Conservation groups on Thursday decried U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to allow trophy hunters who kill elephants in two African countries to bring home the endangered animals' tusks or other body parts as trophies.

Wines nytimes.com

The Pour: Last-Minute Buys for Thanksgiving Wines

Even the morning of the holiday isn’t too late to find something good to drink. Here are ideas for what to get when you remember that you forgot.

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How Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger fell in love

Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger's courtship was a throwback to an earlier era and yet modern at the same time.

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Trump acknowledges thanks from UCLA players released from China

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday acknowledged the thanks he received from three UCLA basketball players who had been detained in China for shoplifting and were released after he raised the case with his Chinese counterpart.

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Wal-Mart reports better-than-expected third-quarter sales, shares jump

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc , the world's largest retailer, reported better-than-expected quarterly sales at established U.S. stores on Thursday, boosted by hurricane-related purchases and soaring online sales, sending its shares up 3.5 percent.

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UPDATE 1-Wal-Mart reports better-than-expected 3rd-qtr sales, shares jump

CHICAGO, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the world's largest retailer, reported better-than-expected quarterly sales at established U.S. stores on Thursday, boosted by hurricane-related purchases and soaring online sales, sending its shares up 3.5 percent.

Bee, Samantha nytimes.com

Best of Late Night: Samantha Bee Says Abuse Problem Is Bigger Than Roy Moore

High-profile allegations should not overshadow the pervasiveness of sexual harassment, Ms. Bee said.

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Final death toll from London's Grenfell Tower fire is 71: police

LONDON (Reuters) - The final death toll from the fire that destroyed the Grenfell Tower social housing block in London in June is 71, police said on Thursday after five months of painstaking search and recovery operations.

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Record number of Americans forecast to travel over Thanksgiving weekend: AAA

(Reuters) - Travelers will hit the roads, rails and skies this Thanksgiving holiday in their largest numbers in more than a decade, lured by cheap plane tickets and a growing economy, the nation's largest motor advocacy group said.

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Jerry Jones Is Scolded for ‘Antics’ in Letter From Fellow Owners

The letter condemned Jones, the Cowboys’ owner, for “conduct detrimental to the league” because of his efforts to derail negotiations to extend the commissioner’s contract.

Trump, Donald J nytimes.com

My Fellow Americans … I’m Thirsty

Delivering a summation of his foreign policy, President Trump interrupted himself — setting off hilarity on Twitter — by stopping for a swig of water.

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MOVES-Deutsche Bank, Santander, Invesco, Intercontinental Exchange

Nov 15 (Reuters) - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Wednesday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com.

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UCLA players apologize for shoplifting in China, thank Trump

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Three UCLA basketball players who had been detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting admitted on Wednesday that they stole items from three stores, and they thanked U.S. President Donald Trump for his help in winning their release.

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Trump wants UCLA players to thank him for their freedom

Think about this: You've just spent nearly two weeks halfway around the world. You've spent most of the last 24 hours on a plane. Your body clock is somewhere between 12-14 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time. You are 71 years old.

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Amazon unveils more Whole Foods price cuts ahead of Thanksgiving

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday unveiled more discounts on several grocery products at Whole Foods Market, days ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, sending stocks of rival U.S. grocers lower in early trading.

Movies nytimes.com

Review: ‘Justice League,’ Better Than the Last One!

In this superhero jamboree, the Flash, Aquaman and Cyborg sign on with the DC Comics team leaders Batman and Wonder Woman. (Psst … where’s Superman?)

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BRIEF-Intercontinental Exchange says Benjamin Jackson has been named president​

* Intercontinental exchange announces management team promotions

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Exclusive: Glencore offers Chad new plan to repay more than $1 billion loan

LONDON (Reuters) - Commodities trader Glencore has offered Chad a grace period from principle repayments on a more than $1 billion cash-for-crude loan and extended the deadline for full repayment to 2025 from 2022, a letter seen by Reuters showed.

Art nytimes.com

Chagall’s Romantic Love Story Leads Sotheby’s Impressionist Sale

“These Impressionist sales aren’t the events they were, but the prices gave buyers some confidence,” said a London dealer.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Björk’s New Album Is a Love Letter to Optimism

Björk discusses “Utopia,” an enthusiastic reaction to her dark heartbreak record, “Vulnicura,” and the election of President Trump, and her post about Lars von Trier.

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More than 60 killed in air strike on Syrian market town

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The death toll from air strikes on a Syrian town in a "de-escalation zone" has risen to 61, a war monitor said on Tuesday, a demonstration of the fragile state of areas set up in attempt to ease the violence.

Bankruptcies nytimes.com

Why Companies Like Toys ‘R’ Us Love to Go Bust in Richmond, Va.

The federal bankruptcy court in Virginia’s capital moves quickly, has expert judges and legal precedents that are favorable to companies, and a reputation for approving huge fees for lawyers.

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UPDATE 1-Lufthansa offers 250 mln euros to take on most of Alitalia's fleet, half of staff -source

FRANKFURT, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Germany's Lufthansa has offered 250 million euros ($294 million) to take on most of Alitalia's fleet of aircraft and half of its staff, a source close to the matter said on Tuesday.

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Lufthansa offers 250 mln euros to take on most of Alitalia's fleet, half of staff -source

FRANKFURT, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Germany's Lufthansa has offered 250 million euros ($294 million) to take on most of Alitalia's fleet of aircraft and half of its staff, a source close to the matter said on Tuesday.

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Iran's quake death toll rises to 530, more than 8,000 injured: IRNA

ANKARA (Reuters) - At least 530 people were killed in Iran’s deadliest earthquake in more than a decade, state news agency IRNA reported on Tuesday, adding that more than 8,000 others were injured.

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More than 50 people describe sexual harassment on Capitol Hill

Be extra careful of the male lawmakers who sleep in their offices -- they can be trouble. Avoid finding yourself alone with a congressman or senator in elevators, late-night meetings or events where alcohol is flowing. And think twice before speaking out about sexual harassment from a boss -- it could cost you your career.

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Most millennials seen worse off than parents despite aptitude: study

ZURICH (Reuters) - Most millennials will struggle to earn more money and find better jobs than their parents despite being more highly trained, according to a study by Credit Suisse.

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Taliban attack Afghan checkpoints, killing more than 20 police

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - The Afghan Taliban attacked more than a dozen checkpoints over six hours in the southern province of Kandahar, killing 22 police and wounding 15, officials said on Tuesday, as militants killed eight soldiers in the west in a growing insurgency.

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More than 20 Afghan police killed as Taliban attack checkpoints

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - A series of Taliban attacks over six hours on more than a dozen Afghan checkpoints killed 22 police and wounded 15 in the southern province of Kandahar, police said on Tuesday.

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More than 20 Republicans call for Roy Moore to step aside

Since Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore was accused by five women of pursuing relationships with him when they were teenagers, fellow Republicans have weighed in on what he should do ahead of the state's election on December 12.

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Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran, killing more than 450

ANKARA/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Thousands of homeless Iranians huddled against the cold late on Monday, a day after at least 450 people were killed in Iran's deadliest earthquake in more than a decade, state TV said.

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Weaker than ever, May faces test in UK parliament over Brexit plans

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May's blueprint for Britain's exit from the European Union faces a crucial test starting on Tuesday, when lawmakers try to win concessions from a weakened leader on the government's legislation to sever ties.

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Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran, killing more than 400

ANKARA/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - More than 400 people were killed in Iran when a magnitude 7.3 earthquake jolted the country, state media said on Monday, and rescuers were searching for dozens trapped under rubble in the mountainous area. At least six have died in Iraq as well.

Love (Emotion) nytimes.com

The Stone: An Open Letter of Love to Kim Jong-un

If loving is a radical act, even a treasonous one, we take joy in it.

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Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran, killing more than 300

BAGHDAD/ANKARA (Reuters) - More than 300 people were killed in Iran when a magnitude 7.3 earthquake jolted the country on Sunday, state media said, and rescuers were searching for dozens trapped under rubble in the mountainous area. At least six have died in Iraq as well.

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MOVES-LaSalle Investment names Karim Habra head of continental Europe

Nov 13 (Reuters) - Real estate investment manager LaSalle Investment Management appointed Karim Habra as head of continental Europe.

Earthquakes nytimes.com

Iran-Iraq Earthquake Kills More Than 200 Near Border

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s supreme leader, urged rescuers to keep looking for survivors after a 7.3 magnitude earthquake near the western border.

Driverless and Semiautonomous Vehicles nytimes.com

Self-Driving Trucks May Be Closer Than They Appear

With fewer cultural hurdles and more financial incentives than car owners, big-rig operators are charting the route to an autonomous future.

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Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran, killing more than 130

BAGHDAD/ANKARA (Reuters) - More than 120 people were killed in Iran and at least several others in Iraq on Sunday when a powerful magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the region, state media in the two countries said, as rescuers stepped up efforts overnight to find dozens trapped under rubble.

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Slovenia's President Pahor wins second term in close race

LJUBLJANA (Reuters) - Slovenian President Borut Pahor was re-elected for a second term in a runoff vote on Sunday, beating his challenger in a tight race.

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Slovenia's Pahor on course for re-election as president

LJUBLJANA (Reuters) - Slovenian President Borut Pahor was on course to be re-elected to a second five-year term on Sunday, leading his challenger by six percentage points with 91 percent of votes counted, the Election Commission said shortly after polls closed.

Politics and Government nytimes.com

Slovenia Chooses Between the Incumbent and an Ex-Actor for President

President Borut Pahor was seeking a second term, but his rival, Marjan Sarec, tapped into concerns about the struggling economy and had narrowed the gap.

Bridges and Tunnels nytimes.com

Putin’s Bridge to Crimea May Carry More Symbolism Than Traffic

The $7 billion megaproject is likely to come more freighted with symbolism than traffic, cementing Russia’s claim to the peninsula and touting Russian engineering.

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Here's what they did after their loved ones were killed

Every tragedy, big or small, leaves behind victims and loved ones whose lives are inalterably changed. In some cases, survivors find themselves driven to become activists or advocates, finding meaning in the tragedy by fighting whatever caused it.

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Continental eyes investment in solid-state batteries

FRANKFURT, Nov 11 (Reuters) - German automotive supplier Continental is considering investing in battery production to compete with Asian and U.S. manufacturers, Chief Executive Elmar Degenhart told trade weekly Automobilwoche in an interview published on Saturday.

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Watching 'I Love You, Daddy' after Louis C.K.'s admission

Louis C.K.'s movie "I Love You, Daddy" would have been oddly creepy under the best of circumstances. But the director-star's admission Friday to masturbating in front of women, confirming a New York Times piece about his misconduct, cemented how near-impossible it would be currently to separate the film from reality.

Modern Love 13 nytimes.com

Modern Love: Your 13-Word Love Stories

We asked readers to share succinct summaries of their personal lives. Here are some of our favorites.

Tax Credits, Deductions and Exemptions nytimes.com

Senate Tax Bill Rewards the Rich More Than the Middle Class

The legislation is slightly more favorable than the House version to those with moderate incomes, but much depends on variables like household size.

Documentary Films and Programs nytimes.com

You Love ‘The Simpsons’? Then Let’s Talk About Apu

The documentary “The Problem With Apu” examines how the stereotypical depiction of the Kwik-E-Mart owner on “The Simpsons” affected a generation of Indian actors.

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Bitcoin slides by over $1,000 in less than 48 hours

LONDON (Reuters) - Bitcoin dropped below $7,000 on Friday to trade more than $1,000 down from an all-time high hit on Wednesday, as some traders dumped it for a clone called Bitcoin Cash, sending its value up around a third.

Cooking and Cookbooks nytimes.com

A Thanksgiving Casserole for Everyone at the Table

Wild rice, white beans, mushrooms and spinach make for an adaptable, festive dish for the holiday and beyond.

Weddings and Engagements nytimes.com

Vows: Love’s Road Home

Ashley Volk waited for Sam Siatta to return from Afghanistan. She couldn’t have seen the detours ahead. But “she kept on fighting, for him and for them.”

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Bitcoin slides by over $1000 in less than 48 hours

LONDON (Reuters) - Bitcoin dropped below $7,000 on Friday to trade more than 5 percent down on the day, having fallen by well over $1,000 since hitting an all-time high on Wednesday.

Uber Technologies Inc nytimes.com

Modern Love: When Your Uber Driver Brings a Time Machine

A woman is plunged into her tumultuous past when she gets a ride to the airport from a man intimately connected to her divorce.

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Opinion: Christopher Plummer is way more than a Spacey substitute

So Christopher Plummer has simultaneously become the world's newest and oldest special effect. Plummer, an 87-year-old Oscar winner, is taking over for Kevin Spacey in the role of J. Paul Getty in Ridley Scott's forthcoming "All The Money In The World," about events surrounding the 1973 abduction of Getty's son.

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The bizarre neighbor dispute that felled Rand Paul

One of most bizarre stories in the recent press -- and that's really saying something these days -- concerns the tackling of Senator Rand Paul on his lawn by his Kentucky neighbor, Dr. Rene Boucher, on November 3. Both men are physicians, and have been living in close proximity for 17 years.

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More LGBTQ characters on TV than ever before

While TV is doing better than it ever has in terms of LGBTQ representation, there's still room for improvement.

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Jobless claims rise more than expected as hurricane backlog clears

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, suggesting that claims processing disrupted by recent hurricanes has begun to improve.

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For some Palestinians in love, this slum is the only place to live

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Kafr Aqab is no one's dream destination: the overcrowded neighborhood separated from adjacent East Jerusalem by Israel's barrier in the occupied West Bank is notorious for...

Cooking and Cookbooks nytimes.com

5 Cheap(ish) Things to Help You Prep Thanksgiving Dinner

Welcome to the latest edition of the Smarter Living newsletter.

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Turkey detains more than 100 Islamic State suspects: Anadolu

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police have detained 101 people over suspected links to Islamic State in Ankara and have arrest warrants for a total of 245 suspects in the capital, state-run Anadolu news agency said on Thursday.

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METALS-London nickel slides more than 2 percent

(Adds comment, detail, updates prices) MELBOURNE, Nov 9 (Reuters) - London nickel fell by more than two percent on Thursday to its weakest since October as hype over potential electric vehicle demand that drove last week's rally died down. The nickel market had been ignoring downside risks from policy developments in Indonesia and the Philippines, and instead was focusing on potential future demand from electric vehicle batteries, said Morgan Stanley in a report. "We (have) heard

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Toshiba first-half profit more than doubles on strong memory chip demand

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp said on Thursday that first-half operating profit had more than doubled, driven by a strong performance from its memory chip unit that it recently agreed to sell for $18 billion.

State Legislatures nytimes.com

Editorial: Message to Mr. Trump: We’re Better Than That

As he bitterly appeals only to the few Americans not repelled by his behavior, Democrats won with the politics of inclusiveness.

School Shootings and Armed Attacks nytimes.com

‘Tell Your Story to Everyone’: Readers Affected by Mass Killings Offer Advice for Fellow Survivors

In the painful aftermath of the church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Tex., we asked readers affected by similar attacks to share their experiences.

Dating and Relationships nytimes.com

Modern Love: What Love Looks Like

We set out to find couples in New York who would be willing to have their photo taken and to answer some personal questions. Here are 10 couples who agreed.

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Opinion: Why do I have to love or hate Trump?

One year into the Trump presidency, every commentator, journalist and Facebook friend seems to want support for their feelings toward the President, whether positive or negative. If you disagree, you are their enemy. They talk in their own echo chambers, watch their own affirming news channels and discuss current events with their like-minded friends.

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Slow start for Lufthansa on new U.S. route after Air Berlin collapse

BERLIN (Reuters) - Lufthansa's first flight from Berlin to the United States in over 16 years took off on Wednesday, although a slow start to sales shows the difficulties involved in trying to replace the gaps left by insolvent rival Air Berlin.

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British Cycling chairman steps down after less than a year

LONDON (Reuters) - British Cycling chairman Jonathan Browning is stepping down after 10 months in the job as part of governance reforms following recent bullying and doping scandals.

lifestyleMolt reuters.com

Labor of love French chateau on market for $30 million

MENARS, France (Reuters) - A vast 18th-century chateau on the banks of France's River Loire is likely to be sold for just a fraction of the amount a Middle Eastern businessman, inspired by his...

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Exclusive: Takata creditors seek $30 billion, far more than it can pay - court filing

TOKYO (Reuters) - Creditors of bankrupt Takata Corp say the parts maker owes them more than $30 billion after the automotive industry's biggest recall over its faulty air bags - many times more than the company can repay, a court filing seen by Reuters shows.

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MVP Hopefuls Goldschmidt, Arenado among Gold Glove Winners

(Reuters) - Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt's claim on the National League's MVP Award received a boost on Tuesday when he was announced as one of baseball's NL Gold Glove winners, given to the best defensive player at each position.

Trump, Donald J nytimes.com

Trump’s Visit to China: More Business Deals Than Trade Pacts

President Trump will take a team of business leaders who may sign sales agreements, but chances of a big breakthrough on trade frictions seem slim.

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UPDATE 1-Canada's Agrium posts bigger-than-expected 3rd-qtr loss

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Canadian fertilizer maker Agrium Inc , the world's biggest farm retailer, reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss as demand for its products was reduced by severe dry weather in Australia and Canada.

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Exclusive: Macri says Argentina's economy to grow more than 3 percent this year

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Argentina's economy will grow "a little more than 3 percent" in 2017, President Mauricio Macri said in an interview on Tuesday, acknowledging his government will likely have to make payments on debt linked to the country's economic performance.

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They feel safer in South Korea than in US

Americans living in Seoul, South Korea tell CNN's Brooke Baldwin that, despite North Korean tensions, they feel safe.

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Brother Love? Puff Daddy? Call me what you want, says Sean Combs

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Two days after declaring he had changed his name again, this time to Brother Love, rapper and producer Sean Combs says it was all just a joke.

Modern Love nytimes.com

Modern Love: Dear David’s Wife, Can You Diagnose My Husband, Too?

Figuring out her husband had Asperger’s meant everything would be fine between them, right? Not so fast, says Kristen Finch.

Modern Love 13 nytimes.com

Modern Love: The 13 Questions That Lead to Divorce

If you were given the chance to bring peace to the Middle East, would you also make that about you?

Modern Love 13 nytimes.com

Modern Love: We Were in Our 20s and We Didn’t Have a Clue

They met at a wedding. She had a husband. It was brief, fiery, and the memory lingers even if the specifics are a little hazy.

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Israeli chipmaker TowerJazz Q3 profit up more than forecast

TEL AVIV, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Israeli chip manufacturer TowerJazz reported higher quarterly net profit that topped estimates on Tuesday and forecast an 11 percent rise in 2017 full-year revenue.

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BRIEF-G4S 2017 revenue outlook slightly lower than previously flagged

* ‍organic revenue growth was 4.4%, with all regions growing apart from Middle east and India region​

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Apple's iPhone X has higher margin than iPhone 8: analysis

(Reuters) - Apple Inc's new flagship iPhone X makes the company more money per phone than its iPhone 8 model, according to an analysis, which found the iPhone X's flashier parts cost Apple 25 percent more than the iPhone 8, but that it retailed 43 percent higher.

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Gun violence: More complicated than a 'mental health problem'

According to President Donald Trump, the tragic Texas church shooting that left 26 people dead was "a mental health problem at the highest level."

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Children’s Books: Love and Other Ties That Bind in This Fall’s Y.A. Novels

A pregnant 16-year-old finds her own birth family, a high school senior is roughed up by the police, a brother and sister fall for the same girl, and more.

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A mother's anguish: We lost more than our daughter

First Baptist Church Pastor Frank Pomeroy and his wife, Sherri, speak about the horrific church shooting that left 26 dead, including their 14-year-old daughter, Annabelle.

Meditation nytimes.com

The Stone: Buddhism Is More ‘Western’ Than You Think

It’s not a minor league philosophy of riddles and koans. And it can withstand logical scrutiny.

sportsNews reuters.com

Kim Jong Un's love of sport could be making of Games

SEOUL/BERLIN (Reuters) - As Olympic officials try to persuade North Korea to join what they hope will be a peaceful winter Games in the South in February, leader Kim Jong Un has a weakness that may help them: He loves sport.

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Trump says to push Japan for freer trade; calls ties better than ever

TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump vowed on Monday to push for a free and balanced trade partnership with Japan after decades of "massive trade deficits" but said relations with close ally Tokyo were "better than we have ever had".

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Trump says to push Japan for 'reciprocal' trade; calls ties better than ever

TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump vowed on Monday to push for a free and balanced trade partnership with Japan after decades of "massive trade deficits" but said relations with close ally Tokyo were "better than we have ever had".

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Rand Paul's injuries from assault are more severe than initially reported

Republican Sen. Rand Paul has five rib fractures, including three displaced fractures and lung contusions, after an assault in his home in Bowling Green, Kentucky, a senior adviser told CNN.

Freedom of Speech and Expression nytimes.com

Mediator: Terrorism Is Faster Than Twitter

Before the recent attack in Lower Manhattan, an ISIS online publication offered tips on how to use a truck for “reaping large numbers of casualties.”

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Senator Rand Paul thanks supporters after assault at Kentucky home

(Reuters) - U.S. Senator Rand Paul expressed gratitude to supporters on Sunday after police said he was assaulted at his Kentucky home on Friday afternoon by a neighbor and suffered minor injuries.

Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides nytimes.com

Texas Church Shooting Leaves More Than 20 Dead, Official Says

Officials said a man walked into the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Tex., and opened fire.

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Argentine survivor of New York attack pleads for justice, love

(Reuters) - "What has the world turned in to?" a friend of the five Argentines killed in the New York attack this week asked at a news conference on Friday, alongside three other surviving members of a group of former classmates.

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San Juan mayor: Hurricane death toll could be 10 times higher than reported

San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz said Friday the death toll from hurricanes that hit Puerto Rico is actually hundreds higher than official government counts.

Thanksgiving Day nytimes.com

Wines of The Times: The Four Rules of Thanksgiving Wines

What to drink should be the least of your worries. With good food and good company there are no bad bottles, as the wine panel demonstrates.

Television nytimes.com

The Single Mom’s Guide to Sex, Love and Basketball

“SMILF,” the new dark-humored Showtime series created by Frankie Shaw, runs roughshod over the unspoken rules TV moms are supposed to abide by.

Beer nytimes.com

To Pair With That Thanksgiving Bird, Consider Beer

Wine usually takes the spotlight at the table, but beers are just as good at complementing the meal’s rich, bready flavors.

Genetics and Heredity nytimes.com

Trilobites: Male Mammoths Died in ‘Silly Ways’ More Often Than Females, Study Finds

Most preserved fossils of the beasts are male, scientists found, which offers insights into mammoth behavior.

companyNews reuters.com

Disabled Indians use apps, chat groups to find love, navigate life

MUMBAI, Nov 3 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Disabled Indians are finding love and tips for everyday life on mobile apps and chat groups, as technology helps level the field for a community that is often stigmatised and ignored.

Dating and Relationships nytimes.com

Modern Love: Recognizing What They Had, 20 Years Too Late

A closeted gay woman didn’t know how to have platonic love with a man. Decades later, she wishes she had been brave enough to try.

cnn.com

Trump would love to get involved with DOJ

President Donald Trump said on a local radio show that he wishes he could get involved with the Justice Department even though he is not supposed to.

Sexual Harassment nytimes.com

Op-Ed Columnist: Lovers, Prospectors and Predators

Men don’t just wake up one day and become sexual harassers or attackers.

companyNews reuters.com

North American truck orders more than double in October

DETROIT, Nov 2 (Reuters) - North American orders for Class 8 semi-trucks more than doubled in October compared with the same period in 2016, and strong orders should continue to bolster truck production into 2018, FTR, a company that tracks the industry, said on Thursday.

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DuPont to sell cellulosic ethanol plant in blow to biofuel

CHICAGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - DuPont Industrial Biosciences, a unit of DowDuPont Inc, on Thursday said it halted operations at a two-year-old ethanol plant and will sell it, dealing another blow to efforts to create biofuels without using food crops.

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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Why the World Loves New York

There is a great, unorganized commonwealth of people whose imagination the city has captured.

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BRIEF-Canada PM pleased softwood tariffs lower than they were before

Canada PM says pleased U.S. softwood duties were not as bad as they were before, still a burden to Canadian industry

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BRIEF-Nathan G Miller reports 7.2 percent passive stake in Destination Maternity as of Oct 23

* Nathan G Miller reports 7.2 percent passive stake in Destination Maternity Corp as of October 23, 2017 - SEC filing‍​ Source text : [ID:http://bit.ly/2h6mxxB] Further company coverage:

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More than 180,000 people, mostly Kurds, displaced by Iraqi-Kurdish conflict

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - More than 180,000 civilians, mostly Kurds, have been displaced by the conflict between the Iraqi central government and the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq, humanitarian organizations said on Thursday.

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UPDATE 2-Cenovus' profit beats Street view, production more than doubles

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Cenovus Energy Inc's third-quarter adjusted profit beat Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as it benefited from the purchase of ConocoPhillips' Canadian oil-sands assets that more than doubled production.

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BRIEF-RSA says Storm Ophelia exposure less than 5 mln euros

* Chief executive stephen hester says ~insurance exposure to storm ophelia in ireland likely less than 5 million euros ($5.82 million)

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North Korea defector says information is a bigger threat to the regime than US pressure

At the age of just four years old, children in North Korea bow before giant portraits depicting the three supreme leaders of the Kim dynasty -- a ritualistic display of obedience that embodies Kim Jong Un's strategy to maintain his unquestioned grip on power, a former North Korean diplomat told US lawmakers on Wednesday.

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Fitbit reports better than expected quarterly revenue

(Reuters) - Wearable device maker Fitbit Inc forecast a better-than-expected bottom line for the holiday quarter, as the company reaps the benefits of its latest launches.

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Record Thanksgiving air travel could boost U.S. airlines

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. airline profits in the first nine months of 2017 fell 20 percent year over year, but the busiest Thanksgiving travel period in more than a decade could give carriers a boost, according to an industry trade group on Wednesday.

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India raises ethanol price by 5 percent to ease pressure on suppliers

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's cabinet approved a 5 percent increase in the price of ethanol to ease pressure on suppliers of the fuel and cut crude imports, the government said in a statement on Wednesday.

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UPDATE 2-Devon Energy profit beats estimates; capex lower than planned

Oct 31 (Reuters) - U.S. oil producer Devon Energy Corp reported a bigger-than-expected profit in the third quarter, helped by higher realized prices for oil.

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Does Jesus love you more if you send your pastor a thousand bucks?

We use Jesus's name in twisted -- and often awful -- ways to make points that are more about us and less about Jesus and his teachings. Pro-life and want to pack heat? Numerous articles are dedicated to which gun Jesus would carry to protect the "weak and defenseless."

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Analysis: He's a lot more like Trump than we thought

At first glance, President Donald Trump and his chief of staff, John Kelly, could not be more different. Kelly is a decorated military man who appears to prefer the background to the limelight. Trump is a son of privilege who received five deferments to avoid Vietnam and has spent his entire adult life finding way to get in front of the camera.

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The First Time: Maria Bamford: The First Time Someone Loved Me for Who I Really Am

While hospitalized in a psychiatric ward, the comedian learned the truth about enduring relationships: They’re not reserved for a select few.

Restaurants nytimes.com

Thanks to Wall St., There May Be Too Many Restaurants

After years of explosive growth, there is a glut of fast-food and casual restaurants, industry experts say. Sales are slumping, and some businesses are faltering.

Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributor: Why George Papadopoulos Is More Dangerous Than Paul Manafort

For all of the talk about collusion with Russia, the adviser’s guilty plea is by far the most damning evidence of it.

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BRIEF-Sphere 3D sees Q3 2017 revenue more than $21.5 million

* Sphere 3D provides corporate update and announces investor conference call

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31 times presidential approval was lower than Trump's

President Donald Trump just finished his ninth month in office and the reviews are in -- and they're not good.

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HSBC says it might move fewer than 1000 jobs to Paris on Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC may move fewer than 1000 jobs to Paris following Britain's exit from the European Union, the bank's finance director Iain Mackay said on Monday.

Women and Girls nytimes.com

The Stone: Sex, Love and the Aging Woman

The idea that older women must renounce the erotic life is a lie that keeps getting told.

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Continental in talks to buy Israel's Argus Cyber Security - media

TEL AVIV, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Germany's Continental AG is in advanced talks to buy Israel's Argus Cyber Security, which has developed technology to protect connected cars from hacking, for about $400 million, Israeli media reported on Monday.

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Saudi SABIC CEO says Q4 will be better than Q3 earnings

RIYADH, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC) expects its fourth quarter will be better than its third quarter, when the firm posted its highest net profit since June 2015, its chief executive said on Monday.

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Expulsion of Australian ministers cast doubt over more than 100 government decisions: opposition Labor

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's main Labor opposition party said on Monday it was considering a legal challenge to more than 100 decisions made by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's conservative government, after two of his cabinet ministers were expelled from parliament.

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Vietnam POW: Instead of, 'Thank you for your service,' say this

In his second inaugural address, as the American Civil War was coming to a close, President Abraham Lincoln committed Americans "to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan," and in so doing reminded us of the need to recognize and honor the men and women who are America's veterans.

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Cuba names US diplomats who fell ill

The Cuban government apparently named for the first time some of the US diplomats who suffered health problems as a result of a series of mysterious incidents in Havana that US officials have described as attacks on their personnel.

Consumer Behavior nytimes.com

Future Tense: Amazon Key Is a Lot Less Scary Than My Post-1-Click Remorse

The ghosts of the sneakers I didn’t buy are following me around the World Wide Web! An in-store purchase is more satisfying, studies confirm.

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More than a dozen women have accused the President of sexual assault. White House again calls them liars

The White House stood by President Donald Trump's previous comments when asked Friday whether the more than a dozen women who have accused him of sexual assault were liars.

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Why we love being scared: The science of fear

Haunted houses, horror movies, spooky costumes -- why would anyone voluntarily get scared? CNN Tech's Ramy Zabarah and CNN Media's Frank Pallotta report.

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Wider image: Life after death for the 'Love Bug' in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - At Kinfe Abera's garage in Addis Ababa, cranky, 50-year-old Volkswagen Beetles enjoy a kind of life after death; their parts are never discarded but re-used to keep the city's...

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Extent of VW emissions cheating discussed earlier than known: Spiegel

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Volkswagen engineers told top managers that diesel emissions manipulations went far beyond issues in the United States two days before the carmaker made a public announcement to that effect in 2015, Der Spiegel reported on Friday.

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Extent of VW emissions cheating discussed earlier than known - Spiegel

FRANKFURT, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Volkswagen engineers told top managers that diesel emissions manipulations went far beyond issues in the United States two days before the carmaker made a public announcement to that effect in 2015, Der Spiegel reported on Friday.

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Critic’s Notebook: ‘La Bohème’: Should Opera’s Most Beloved Classic Be Changed?

A reboot in London and an upcoming futuristic staging in Paris ask whether and how opera companies can revamp the story of Puccini’s struggling young artists.

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UPDATE 1-Precision Drilling reports smaller-than-expected loss

Oct 27 (Reuters) - Canadian rig contractor Precision Drilling Corp reported a smaller-than-expected loss on Friday as drilling activity picked up in the United States on higher crude oil prices.

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Countries urge EU to cut cars' CO2 emissions by more than planned

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Seven EU nations called on the European Commission this week to set stricter limits on tailpipe carbon emissions, in last ditch lobbying ahead of its proposal next month.

Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Program) nytimes.com

Best of Late Night: James Corden Lists Things That Are More ‘Fake’ Than the Mainstream Media

Mr. Corden rejected President Trump’s assertion in a recent Fox Business interview that little “could be more fake than CBS and NBC and ABC and CNN.”

Health Insurance and Managed Care nytimes.com

When Silver Costs More Than Gold: How Trump’s Actions Have Scrambled Insurance Prices

Many health insurers have increased prices on a midlevel insurance plan, making them much more expensive in some parts of the country.

Memorabilia and Souvenirs nytimes.com

Fine Arts & Exhibits: Trading Sports Memorabilia, Not Just for Love but for Money

Collecting has grown from a hobby started by amateurs into a billion-dollar industry complete with authenticators, insurers and some memorabilia selling for millions of dollars.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Op-Ed Columnist: Thank You, Jeff Flake

Some on the left don’t want to give him credit, but he’s sacrificed more than most to stand against Trump.

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Swimming: Campbell rediscovers love for swimming after long break

(Reuters) - Australian swimmer Cate Campbell professed a new-found love for her sport after breaking the 100 meters freestyle short course world record upon her return from a long break.

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Wall Street loves electric cars, America loves trucks

DETROIT (Reuters) - Wall Street may love the shares of Silicon Valley electric carmaker Tesla Inc , but Americans love big, fuel-thirsty trucks like Ford Motor Co's bestselling F-Series pickups and are paying ever higher prices to buy them.

Dating and Relationships nytimes.com

Modern Love: Is There Something Queer About Being Single?

In a society that rewards marriage, a woman asks why the single life should have to be condemned, even by the Supreme Court, as one of loneliness.

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CVS makes more than $66 billion bid for Aetna: sources

(Reuters) - U.S. pharmacy operator CVS Health Corp has made an offer to acquire No. 3 U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc for more than $200 per share, or over $66 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

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UPDATE 3-CVS makes more than $66 billion bid for Aetna -sources

Oct 26 (Reuters) - U.S. pharmacy operator CVS Health Corp has made an offer to acquire No. 3 U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc for more than $200 per share, or over $66 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

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Why Do We Love J.F.K. Conspiracy Theories? Blame the Movies

The New York Times chief film critic A.O. Scott analyzes how movies such as Oliver Stone’s “J.F.K.” helped fuel America’s interest in conspiracies.

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CVS makes more than $66 billion bid for Aetna: source

(Reuters) - U.S. pharmacy operator CVS Health Corp has made an offer to acquire No. 3 U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc for more than $200 per share, or over $66 billion, a person familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

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UPDATE 2-CVS makes more than $66 billion bid for Aetna -source

Oct 26 (Reuters) - U.S. pharmacy operator CVS Health Corp has made an offer to acquire No. 3 U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc for more than $200 per share, or over $66 billion, a person familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

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Amazon now has more than 500,000 employees

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Baidu third-quarter profit more than doubles

(Reuters) - China's Baidu Inc reported a quarterly profit on Thursday that more than doubled, compared to a year earlier, helped by the search engine giant's spending control on traffic acquisition costs.

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CEOs suggest Trump tax cut may lift investors more than jobs

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is selling tax reform to Americans on the promise it will create extra income for companies to invest in their businesses and create jobs. Some of the biggest companies have very different plans.

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BRIEF-UPS plans to deliver more than 750 million packages globally between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve​

* UPS - ‍UPS plans to deliver more than 750 million packages globally in 25 days between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve​

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U.S. jobless claims up less than expected as labor market tightens

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits increased less than expected last week, suggesting the labor market continued to tighten after recent hurricane-related disruptions.

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More than 50 years of conspiracy theories

President John F. Kennedy's death gave birth to decades of competing theories -- and a mountain of government paperwork.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Nonfiction: Stranger Than Fiction: The Best True-Crime Stories

From Hollywood’s Black Dahlia case to killing sprees in 1950s London and 19th-century Paris, new books probe the grisly worst of human nature.

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More than 50 years after JFK was killed, Americans may get the government's accounting of his assassination

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UPDATE 1-Suncor reports better-than-expected third-quarter profit

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Suncor Energy Inc , Canada's second-largest energy producer, reported a higher-than-expected third-quarter profit on Wednesday due to record production and strong refinery output.

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Suncor reports better-than-expected third quarter profit

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Suncor Energy Inc , Canada's second-largest energy producer, reported a higher-than-expected third-quarter profit on Wednesday due to record oil sands production and strong refinery output.

Stadiums and Arenas nytimes.com

More Than Sports: Stadiums Try Video Games and Surfing

To lure fans who are happy to stream at home, big venues turn to new designs, better technology and nontraditional events.

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Touting 'lovefest', Trump claims no divisions in the GOP

President Donald Trump, a day after public and nasty fissures opened within the Republican Party, told reporters his visit to Capitol Hill had been nothing but a "lovefest."

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CORRECTED-INSIGHT-Damages for Grenfell fire victims may total just $5 mln - Reuters analysis

LONDON, Oct 18 (Reuters) - The bill for compensating families of those who died in the Grenfell Tower fire in London may be as low as 4 million pounds ($5 million), according to several lawyers and a Reuters analysis of how damages laws apply in England.

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Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner sold more than 65 million albums

New Orleans musician Antoine "Fats" Domino Jr. has died at 89. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.

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UPDATE 2-Sprint's quarterly loss narrower than estimated; merger expected

NEW YORK, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Sprint Corp reported a narrower quarterly loss on Wednesday than analysts estimated as it added subscribers, and the wireless carrier declined to hold a post-earnings conference call amid expectations of a merger with rival T-Mobile US Inc.

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Trump: Meeting with GOP was a 'love fest'

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Lufthansa sees Air Berlin deal lifting results in 2019

BERLIN, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Lufthansa expects to see a positive impact on its results in 2019 from a deal to take over large parts of insolvent rival Air Berlin, after work next year to integrate the operations, managers said on Wednesday.

Constitutions nytimes.com

China Unveils New Leadership, With Xi Jinping More Powerful Than Ever

The Communist Party declined to anoint a potential successor, prompting speculation Mr. Xi intends to break with tradition and rule beyond his second term.

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BRIEF-Virtu to sell BondPoint to Intercontinental Exchange

* Virtu Financial announces agreement to sell BondPoint to Intercontinental Exchange

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Fewer than a third of Americans back Trump tax plan: Reuters/Ipsos poll

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fewer than a third of Americans support Donald Trump's tax-cut plan, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Tuesday, as the U.S. president went to Capitol Hill looking for Republican backing for his proposal to slash tax rates for individuals and companies.

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BRIEF-Intercontinental exchange announces strategic stake in Euroclear

* Intercontinental Exchange announces strategic stake in Euroclear

Documentary Films and Programs nytimes.com

Their Love Letter to Aunt Joan (Didion)

Joan Didion turned down several requests to make a documentary about her life. Then her nephew Griffin Dunne and grandniece Annabelle Dunne asked.

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Arctic sea ice may be declining faster than expected: study

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Arctic sea ice may be thinning faster than predicted because salty snow on the surface of the ice skews the accuracy of satellite measurements, a new study from the University of Calgary said on Tuesday.

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Love, Ecstasy, Infinity: Mark Morris’s ‘Layla and Majnun’

Mr. Morris’s staging of the Azerbaijani opera about star-crossed lovers arrives in New York. “It’s not about sex,” he says. “It’s about infinity.”

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Red October: Russia of 1917 and 2017 closer than might be expected

LONDON (Reuters) - It is 100 years on Wednesday, using Russia's old calendar, since Vladimir Lenin's Bolsheviks stormed the Winter Palace in what is now St Petersburg and took power. Not a lot has...

Demonstrations, Protests and Riots nytimes.com

Joshua Wong and Nathan Law, Hong Kong Protest Leaders, Freed on Bail

Mr. Wong and Mr. Law, key figures in the pro-democracy Umbrella Movement, seek to appeal the sentences that led allies to call them political prisoners.

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BRIEF-Shoe Carnival to provide Thanksgiving day off for all store associates ​

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Two Somali soldiers wounded in gun fight with fellow troops

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Two Somali soldiers were wounded in a gun fight with other troops on Monday, a police officer said, a worrying internal rift for a military with a history of factionalism that is fighting a resurgence by militant Islamists

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RPT-CORRECTED-INSIGHT-Damages for Grenfell fire victims may total just $5 mln - Reuters analysis

LONDON, Oct 18 (Reuters) - The bill for compensating families of those who died in the Grenfell Tower fire in London may be as low as 4 million pounds ($5 million), according to several lawyers and a Reuters analysis of how damages laws apply in England.

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UK insurers review premiums on high-rises after Grenfell fire

LONDON, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Insurers are considering raising premiums for tall buildings in Britain with flammable cladding panels and no sprinklers or even excluding related risks following the Grenfell fire in London earlier this year.

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Slovenian President Pahor fails to win majority, faces runoff

LJUBLJANA (Reuters) - Slovenian President Borut Pahor will face a second-round election on Nov. 12 after he fell short of a majority in Sunday's first round, as he tries to win a second five-year mandate.

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Opinion: Carter and Trump have more in common than you think

Jimmy Carter and Donald Trump make an unlikely pair. For Trump and his conservative base, Carter's presidency was defined by American decline. During the 2016 election, Carter said that Trump's campaign had "tapped a waiting reservoir... of racism."

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Polls open as Slovenian president runs for his second mandate

LJUBLJANA (Reuters) - Polls opened in the Slovenian presidential election on Sunday with incumbent President Borut Pahor running for his second five-year mandate against eight other candidates.

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Loved ones say good-bye to Sgt. La David Johnson, US soldier slain in Niger

A heartbreaking truth began to dawn for the family of slain Army Sgt. La David Johnson as loved ones prepared for a private funeral Saturday for the soldier who was killed along with three comrades in an ISIS ambush in Niger.

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UPDATE 1-Grupo Mexico profit more than doubles on metals, acquisition

MEXICO CITY, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Mexican mining and infrastructure company Grupo Mexico said on Friday that its net profit more than doubled in the third quarter, as metals prices rose and it included a new acquisition.