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Ruined and neglected, Sarajevo tracks still hold hope for some

SARAJEVO (Reuters) - Once a pride of Olympic Sarajevo and known as the steepest and fastest in the world, the bobsleigh track on Mount Trebevic is now dilapidated and abandoned, a shadow of its former glory.

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California family projected happy, wholesome image on social media

The Turpin family, on social media at least, is just like the rest of us -- posting the best pictures showing everyone smiling and having a great time during family trips and other special occasions.

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Round Hill, investor in Beatles and Bruno Mars songs, raises new fund

(Reuters) - Round Hill Music Royalty Partners, a private equity firm which invests in the copyright of songs from artists such as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and Bruno Mars, said on Tuesday it...

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BRIEF-‍CVS Pharmacy To Create New Standards For Post-Production Alterations Of Beauty Imagery​

* ‍CVS PHARMACY MAKES COMMITMENT TO CREATE NEW STANDARDS FOR POST-PRODUCTION ALTERATIONS OF BEAUTY IMAGERY​

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Nikkei tracks global equity surge, but weak dollar caps gains

TOKYO, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average tracked a rise in global equities and advanced on Monday, although the dollar's weakening against the yen capped gains.

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Las Vegas Gunman Took Elaborate Steps to Hide His Tracks, New Documents Show

F.B.I. search warrants shed new light on the degree to which Stephen Paddock planned the attack and prepared for the aftermath to come.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Black Eyed Peas Get Serious About Injustice, and 12 More New Songs

Listen to the week's most notable news songs from Lil Peep, Karen O, Carrie Underwood and more.

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BRIEF-Domino's Pizza Says CEO's Annual Base Salary is $865,000

* DOMINO'S PIZZA INC SAYS ANNUAL BASE SALARY OF $865,000 FOR RICHARD ALLISON, JR ON HIS APPOINTMENT AS CEO - SEC FILING

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How Camila Cabello Lost Some Friends and Found Her Voice

The “Havana” singer and former Fifth Harmony member opens up about her solo journey and “super awkward” split from the group.

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BRIEF-Getty Images buys cycling photography business TDWsport

* GETTY IMAGES ACQUIRES WORLD LEADER IN CYCLING PHOTOGRAPHY TDWSPORT Further company coverage:

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Unsettling images from the deep

When freediver Janeanne Gilchrist noticed an increase in the amount of debris washing up on the shores of her favorite diving spots, she decided to do something about it. To raise awareness of the problem, she created a collection of breathtaking images, transforming waste into art.

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Domino's retiring CEO says not going to Chipotle

(Reuters) - Domino's Pizza Co Chief Executive J. Patrick Doyle, who is stepping down at the end of June, on Wednesday dismissed speculation that he might move to Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc to turn around business at the casual restaurant chain.

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Analysis: Trump's image rehabilitation show

For the last week, America has been told that its President is a "dope" and "a child," an "idiot" and a man whose decaying mental faculties and refusal to read makes him dangerously unfit for the Oval Office.

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These images show the mudslide devastation

Destructive waves of mud sliding down barren hillsides in Southern California slammed everything in sight.

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Domino's turnaround CEO to step down in June

(Reuters) - Domino's Pizza Inc said on Tuesday its chief executive, Patrick Doyle, will leave the biggest U.S. pizza delivery chain in June and would be replaced by Richard Allison, currently president of its international business.

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UPDATE 1-Domino's turnaround CEO to step down in June

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Domino's Pizza Inc said on Tuesday its chief executive, Patrick Doyle, will leave the biggest U.S. pizza delivery chain in June and would be replaced by Richard Allison, currently president of its international business.

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He Made Kids’ Music and Albums About Lucifer. Now His Work Is a Rock Opera.

The psychedelic work of Bruce Haack, an electronic-music pioneer who died in 1988, is coming to the stage.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Justin Timberlake Stays Funky (for Now), and 9 More New Songs

Hear the new songs that caught our critics' attention this week, from Bruno Mars and Cardi B, They Might Be Giants and more.

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For Trump, image is everything. A new exposé on the White House is likely painful for the President.

Nothing means more to Donald Trump than his image.

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BRIEF-On Semiconductor Introduces Scalable Image Sensor Platform For Adas, Autonomous Driving

* ON SEMICONDUCTOR INTRODUCES SCALABLE IMAGE SENSOR PLATFORM FOR ADAS AND AUTONOMOUS DRIVING TO SPEED AND SIMPLIFY DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Spotify sued for $1.6B over Tom Petty, Doors songs

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How Do You Vote? 50 Million Google Images Give a Clue

Artificial intelligence is making it possible for Street Views to be mined for insights about the economy, politics and human behavior — just as text mining has done for years.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Lil Wayne Recaptures His Old Magic and 8 More New Songs

Hear the tracks that caught our critics' attention this week, from Major Lazer, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Cassie and more.

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New Year’s Eve 2017: A Guide to Music and Comedy Events

Set the DVR for Mariah Carey’s “Rockin’ Eve” do-over and head out to catch the cabaret, comedy, dance music, rock shows and jazz lineups ringing in 2018.

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Why Every Pop Star Wants a Piece of Starrah

With hits for Drake, Rihanna and Maroon 5, an intensely private woman is the secret queen of streaming.

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The Pop Charts Were Crazy This Year. Here’s Why.

As streaming continues to remake the music industry, artists and record labels schemed and scrambled, remixed and bundled to get their songs into fans’ ears.

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Japan manufacturing scandals haven't hurt image but have been powerful lessons: ministry official

TOKYO (Reuters) - A string of data-tampering scandals at Japanese manufacturers has not tarnished Japan's image, though it has been a powerful reminder to avoid sacrificing quality when under cost or delivery pressure, a senior economic official said on Wednesday.

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Exclusive: Federal agents found fetuses in body broker's warehouse (Warning: Graphic Images)

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal agents discovered four preserved fetuses in the Detroit warehouse of a man who sold human body parts, confidential photographs reviewed by Reuters show.

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Opinion: Trump's new coin remakes US in his own gaudy image

Donald Trump has his own "very gold" presidential coin.

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Mariah Carey Will Return to ‘New Year’s Rockin’ Eve’ After Last Year’s Meltdown

The singer is seeking redemption by once again headlining the ABC show following a flubbed performance in Times Square.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Cardi B Isn’t Going Anywhere and 9 More New Songs

Hear the week's most notable new music, from the return of Sugarland to Laura Marling covering a Bob Dylan classic.

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A Sex Pistols Concert Film Languished for Four Decades. Here’s Why.

The story of the documentary “D.O.A.: A Right of Passage” involved the founder of High Times and a race to capture the band’s only United States tour.

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Pence’s Christmas Pilgrimage Is Canceled. His Next Mideast Move Is Complicated.

Vice President Mike Pence planned to meet with Christian leaders in the Middle East but several canceled after President Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

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Review: ‘Pitch Perfect 3’ Keeps the Songs but Loses the Plot

The latest entry in this movie series fares best when its director treats it as a fantastical buddy comedy.

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The 30 Best Fashion Images That Appeared in T This Year

Some of 2017’s greatest hits, which took us from Rockaway Beach to the Dior archives.

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BRIEF-Avinger Receives CE Marking Approval For Next Generation Pantheris Image-Guided Atherectomy Device

* AVINGER RECEIVES CE MARKING APPROVAL FOR NEXT GENERATION PANTHERIS IMAGE-GUIDED ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Thirteen train cars spilled off the tracks, killing at least three people near DuPont, Washington

An Amtrak passenger train derailed in Washington state, as several of its cars tumbled off a highway overpass on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 100 others.

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See images from the scene

As images pour in from an Amtrak train derailment in Washington sttate, railroad operations and safety expert Richard Beall breaks down recovery efforts.

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Twitter to put warnings before swastikas, other hate images

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc said on Monday it would begin putting a warning in front of pictures that show Nazi swastikas and other items it determines are hateful imagery, as well as ban their use in any profile photos on the social media network.

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Road Trip: As Seen on TV: A Road Trip Tracks the Shows of the South

Using “True Detective,” “The Walking Dead” and other shows as travel agents is a decent way to see things that give an area its character.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Black Thought Freestyles for 10 Minutes and 11 More New Songs

Hear the most notable new music out this week, from Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamildrops team-up with the Decemberists to a Thelonious Monk reissue.

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UPDATE 1-UK's Domino's Pizza to expand stake in Iceland operation

Dec 14 (Reuters) - Domino's Pizza, a master franchisee of U.S. group Domino's Pizza Inc, said on Thursday it would buy a further 44.3 percent stake in Domino's Iceland for 30.2 million euros ($35.71 million).

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UK's Domino's to buy further 44.3 pct stake in Iceland subsidiary

Dec 14 (Reuters) - Domino's Pizza, a master franchisee of U.S. group Domino's Pizza Inc, said on Thursday it would buy a further 44.3 percent stake in Domino's Iceland for 30.2 million euros ($35.71 million).

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Bon Jovi Leads 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductees: ‘It’s About Time’

The band will join the institution in April along with Nina Simone, the Cars, Dire Straits, the Moody Blues and Sister Rosetta Tharpe.

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China's graft watchdog warns officials over 'concealed' extravagance

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese officials trying to hide dishonest spending with tricks such as throwing extravagant parties in private will be targeted in a sustained campaign to root out hedonism, the top anti-graft watchdog said on Monday.

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Review: Taylor Swift Leads a Jingle Ball Full of Hardheaded Women and Nice Guys

The annual concert of hitmakers at Madison Square Garden slighted pop’s diversity, offering a narrow definition of what “hit radio” looked like in 2017.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Seun Kuti and Santana Sound an Alarm, and 10 More New Songs

The week's most notable new songs, from Migos to Johnny Mathis.

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The 54 Best Songs of 2017

Our pop music critics share their favorite tracks, from Jay-Z to Cardi B, Father John Misty to Sam Hunt.

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Bill letting people bring concealed guns across state lines passes U.S. House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - People would be able to bring legal, concealed guns into any U.S. state under legislation the House of Representatives approved on Wednesday that would also bolster the national background check system and require a study of the "bump stocks" used in October's Las Vegas mass shooting.

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House Votes to Sharply Expand Concealed-Carry Gun Rights

The House easily passed legislation requiring each state to recognize another state’s concealed-carry gun permit. But the bill faces doubt in the Senate.

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Wal-Mart drops Stores from name to shed brick and mortar image

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc will be known as Walmart Inc, effective Feb. 1, the world's largest retailer said on Wednesday, as part of its efforts to rebrand itself as more than a brick and mortar store.

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The stories behind your favorite Christmas songs

Grab your Mariah Carey vocals. 'Tis the season for Christmas caroling.

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House will vote on allowing concealed gun owners to carry across state lines

The House will vote Wednesday on a bill that would let gun owners with permits to carry concealed weapons travel to other states with their concealed firearms.

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Editorial: Going National With Concealed Guns

Concealed-carry reciprocity is a threat to law and order.

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Communist-Era Crooner and Far-Right Metal Band Share a Spotlight

“The Sinatra of the East” and a heavy metal group known for anti-Muslim lyrics were honored in the Czech Republic’s answer to the Grammys.

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Analyst: North Korean missile images appear to have been tampered with

The photographs North Korean state media released of last week's Hwasong-15 nighttime missile test appear to have been tampered with, an analyst told CNN.

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Tech consortium flags 40,000 videos, images as extremist content

Dec 4 (Reuters) - A consortium of tech companies including Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc's Google and Twitter Inc said on Monday a database it created to identify extremist content now contains more than 40,000 videos or images.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: The Hold Steady Get Revved Up and 9 More New Songs

Hear the week's notable new releases, from Beyoncé joining Ed Sheeran to the latest from Craig David's comeback.

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New images of N. Korean missile raise alarm

North Korean state television has released what it says is video of the country's latest missile launch. CNN's Paula Newton reports.

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Law enforcement leaders fight concealed-carry gun bill

As lawmakers in the House debated a bill Wednesday that would ease interstate travel for gun owners with permitted concealed weapons, a group of law enforcement leaders gathered with congressmen from both parties on the other side of Capitol Hill to slam the legislation as something that would "jeopardize public safety across America."

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Album Review: U2 Releases ‘Songs of Experience.’ Cynicism Not Included.

On the follow-up to the 2014 album “Songs of Innocence,” the band sets out to counter the despair of 2017 with love and optimism.

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Trump honors Navajo vets near image of the man whose actions led to 'Trail of Tears'

President Donald Trump held an event honoring Navajo veterans while standing in front of an image of Andrew Jackson -- the President who signed legislation that eventually led to the "Trail of Tears."

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Navajo vets honored near Andrew Jackson image

CNN contributor Ryan Lizza reacts to President Trump honoring Navajo code talkers near a portrait of former President Andrew Jackson, who signed the controversial Indian Removal Act.

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UPDATE 3-Brands pull YouTube ads over images of children

LONDON, Nov 24 (Reuters) - Confectionery maker Mondelez , Lidl, Mars and other consumer goods producers have pulled advertising from YouTube after Britain's Times newspaper found the video-sharing site was showing clips of scantily clad children alongside the ads of major brands.

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UPDATE 2-Brands pull YouTube ads over images of children

LONDON, Nov 24 (Reuters) - Cadbury chocolates maker Mondelez , Lidl, Mars and other consumer goods marketers have pulled advertising from YouTube after The Times newspaper found the video sharing-site was showing clips of scantily clad children alongside the ads of major brands.

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Woman gets stuck on tracks as train enters station

A woman crossing rail tracks was saved by police seconds before a train arrived in Melbourne, Australia.

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Brands pull YouTube ads over images of children

LONDON (Reuters) - Lidl, Cadbury maker Mondelez, Mars and other companies have pulled advertising from YouTube after the Times newspaper found the video sharing site was showing clips of scantily clad children alongside the ads of major brands.

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UPDATE 1-Brands pull YouTube ads over images of children

LONDON, Nov 24 (Reuters) - Lidl, Cadbury maker Mondelez , Mars and other companies have pulled advertising from YouTube after the Times newspaper found the video sharing site was showing clips of scantily clad children alongside the ads of major brands.

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Brantley in Britain: Showgirls, a Monster and a Drag Queen: Singing Songs of Self

New musicals on London’s stages include a merciless and compassionate “Follies,” a revitalized “Young Frankenstein” and a timely saga of an aspiring drag queen.

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Texas Congressman apologizes after nude image of himself surfaces

Texas Republican Rep. Joe Barton on Wednesday apologized for not using "better judgment" while separated from his wife and in consensual relationships with women.

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UPDATE 4-Uber paid hackers $100,000, concealed data stolen from 57 mln accounts

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc paid hackers $100,000 to keep secret a massive breach last year that exposed the personal information of about 57 million accounts of the ride-service provider, the company said on Tuesday.

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Uber paid hackers $100,000, concealed data stolen from 57 million accounts

(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc paid hackers $100,000 to keep secret a massive breach last year that exposed the data of some 57 million accounts of the ride-service provider, the company said on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 3-Uber paid hackers $100,000, concealed data stolen from 57 million accounts

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc paid hackers $100,000 to keep secret a massive breach last year that exposed the data of some 57 million accounts of the ride-service provider, the company said on Tuesday.

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Mel Tillis, Country Star Known for His Songs and His Stutter, Dies at 85

Mr. Tillis found a way to turn his speech impediment into an asset by getting audiences to laugh along with him.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Malcolm Young of AC/DC: Listen to 10 Essential Songs

The musician, who died on Saturday, gave the band its architectural foundation, using his rhythm guitar to make AC/DC swing as much as it stomped.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: Demi Lovato Seeks Her ‘Despacito’ and 9 More New Songs

Hear the tracks that caught our critics' attention this week, from two Spanish-English team-ups to a surprise from Jaden Smith.

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Navy admits aircrew drew an obscene image in the sky

In case there was any doubt, the US Navy has confirmed that there is "zero training value" in drawing penises in the sky.

Fashion and Apparel nytimes.com

Encounters: French Montana Shops for Tracksuits and Timberlands in the Bronx

The rapper made a homecoming to the borough where he was raised, visiting the spots where he and his friends would shop and try to talk to girls.

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Images suggest North Korea 'aggressive' work on ballistic missile submarine: institute

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Satellite images taken this month of a North Korean naval shipyard indicate Pyongyang is pursuing an "aggressive schedule" to build its first operational ballistic missile submarine, a U.S. institute reported on Thursday.

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Wall Street falls as energy tracks oil lower; tech weighs

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday as energy sector shares dropped for a fourth straight session, tracking crude prices, while tech, the best performing sector this year, weighed the most on the S&P 500.

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US STOCKS-Wall St falls as energy tracks oil lower; tech weighs

* Dow down 0.41 pct, S&P 500 down 0.33 pct, Nasdaq down 0.24 pct (Updates prices, changes comment, byline)

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Meet the Musicians Who Gave Isaac Hayes His Groove

A new boxed CD set helps shine a light on the band — born out of the Bar-Kays — that backed this soul star on “Hot Buttered Soul” and beyond.

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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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Popcast: Taylor Swift’s ‘Reputation’ Has Arrived. Let’s Discuss.

Ms. Swift plays a different game on her sixth album — making pop music that directly competes with the rest of the field’s dominant players. A panel discussion, on Popcast.

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U.S. approves digital pill that tracks when patients take it

(Reuters) - U.S. regulators have approved the first digital pill with an embedded sensor to track if patients are taking their medication properly, marking a significant step forward in the convergence of healthcare and technology.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. approves digital pill that tracks when patients take it

Nov 14 (Reuters) - U.S. regulators have approved the first digital pill with an embedded sensor to track if patients are taking their medication properly, marking a significant step forward in the convergence of healthcare and technology.

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Fred Cole, Leader of Garage-Rock Band Dead Moon, Dies at 69

A singer and guitarist who became a hero of the Northwest music scene of the 1990s, he set a standard for do-it-yourself perseverance.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Eminem Reflects, Sturgill Simpson Busks and 11 More New Songs

Elvis Costello releases a new track, Betty Davis brings the "F.U.N.K.," and more songs that caught our critics' attention this week.

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Welcoming Worshipers With Open Arms and Concealed Ones, Too

After the massacre of 26 people at a small church in Texas, houses of worship are rethinking security plans and weighing them against the need to keep open doors.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Album Review: Swift Is a 2017 Pop Machine on ‘Reputation,’ but at What Cost?

On her sneakily potent sixth album, the pop star shifts away from her signature melodies, engaging with the competition on its terms, not hers.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Charlotte Gainsbourg Finds Her Own Voice

For her fourth album, “Rest,” she did something she’s never done before: write her own lyrics, digging into her family’s tangled history for inspiration.

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Taylor Swift, Entering a New Era, Sticks to a Safe Space: Tumblr

As the singer prepares to release “Reputation,” her die-hard fans interact directly with their queen away from the critical glare of other social media.

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Fiction: The Concealed Weapons of ‘Kiss Me Someone’

Karen Shepard’s short story collection “Kiss Me Someone” vividly demonstrates that a woman can be another woman’s worst enemy.

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Images show aftermath of the deadly mass shooting

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Playlist: The Playlist: The Return of the Real Boy Band and 10 More New Songs

Hear Feist honor Leonard Cohen, N.E.R.D snap back to life and more new songs that caught our critics' attention this week.

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CIA reveals rare images of bin Laden's son

The physical resemblance to his father is evident and chilling.

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Wider image: Monuments to Lenin remain 100 years after Russian Revolution

(Reuters) - A century after the Russian Revolution, the influence of its leader Vladimir Lenin has waned but his image remains on monuments built across the former Soviet Union as part of a cult of...

Gospel Music nytimes.com

Critic’s Notebook: Bob Dylan’s Songs for the Soul, Revisited and Redeemed

The latest installment in the “Bootleg Series” provides new perspective on the songwriter’s controversial Christian years.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

The Tear-Stained Confessions of Sam Smith

The British pop singer, who has a new album, tried to come out on his own terms. But now he’s listening.

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Witness: Bodies had tire tracks on them

Eugene Duffy says he saw a white truck drive the wrong way on a Manhattan bike path and two men with tire tracks across their bodies.

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Chris Brown drops new album with 45 tracks

Chris Brown dropped his latest album on Tuesday morning, but if you have plans to listen to it in full, you better grab a seat.

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Where to Go Now: How to Experience Fats Domino’s New Orleans

Stop by his former home in the Lower Ninth Ward, see a show at Tipitina’s, spend a few minutes at the corner of Rampart and Canal.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: Gregory Porter Celebrates Nat King Cole and 8 More New Songs

Hear Brian Eno and Kevin Shields's new track, plus songs from Rhye, Sleigh Bells and more.

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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...

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributor: Jon Batiste: Fats Domino and the Rock ’n’ Roll I Didn’t Know

His rollicking piano style was the bridge to a new genre.

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Donald Trump, Fats Domino, Houston Astros: Your Thursday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Fats Domino was the real founder of rock 'n' roll

Fats Domino was the founding star of rock 'n' roll, putting dozens of songs on the R&B and pop charts and paving the way for Bill Haley, Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley and the rest. And yet he often gets left out of that pantheon, remembered as a roly-poly piano balladeer singing "Blueberry Hill" while the rock 'n' roll rebels were changing the world.

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Republican Party, Xi Jinping, Fats Domino: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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Trump blames media for 'uncivil' image

President Trump says the media makes him out to be more uncivil than he really is. CNN's Jake Tapper discusses.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Fats Domino Songs: Listen to 12 Essential Tracks

His easygoing image concealed the boldness and subtlety of his music — Domino was an innovator who didn’t flaunt it. A dozen songs from his prime years prove it.

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In Catalonia, a Church Becomes a Place of Artistic Pilgrimage

The muralist Santi Moix has completely transformed the 1,100-year-old St. Victor — joining the list of contemporary artists remaking religious spaces.

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Wider Image: Mexico's indigenous Muslims in Maya heartland

SAN CRISTOBAL DE LAS CASAS, Mexico (Reuters) - A trip to Mexico's indigenous Maya heartland showed me how a vibrant Muslim community had sprung up in this predominantly Roman Catholic country.

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Fats Domino, 89, One of Rock ’n’ Roll’s First Stars, Is Dead

Mr. Domino, known for his two-fisted boogie-woogie piano and nonchalant vocals, had more than three dozen hits in the 1950s and ’60s.

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Fats Domino, rock 'n' roll pioneer, dead at 89

(Reuters) - Fats Domino, who brought rolling New Orleans boogie-woogie piano to early rock 'n' roll in chart-topping hits such as "Blueberry Hill" and "Ain't That a Shame," has died at the age of 89, officials said on Wednesday.

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Soccer star to wear Anne Frank image on shirt

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: Taylor Swift Has a Miserable Crush and 12 More New Songs

Hear the tracks the caught our critics' attention this week, from Fever Ray, Colleen, Chris Stapleton and more.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Kelly Clarkson Is Nobody’s Puppet

She’s always been outspoken, honest and unfiltered. But now the singer is taking more control of her sound, with a new album, “Meaning of Life.”

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Domino's German JV to buy independent chain Hallo Pizza

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Domino's Pizza Group Plc said its German joint venture, in which it owns a third of the stake, would buy Germany's largest independent pizza chain, Hallo Pizza, to expand its business in the country.

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Aiding Transgender Case, Sessions Defies His Image on Civil Rights

In an unusual move, the attorney general has sent a federal hate crimes lawyer to Iowa to help prosecute a man charged with murdering a transgender high school student.

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Jackie Shane, a Transgender Soul Pioneer, Re-emerges After Four Decades

Her electric performances in the 1960s made her an elusive cult heroine. A Numero Group boxed set unravels her true story for the first time.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: Mavis Staples Warns of Deadly Force, and 9 More New Songs

Hear the songs that caught our critics' attention this week, from a studio reverie by Beck to a globe-hopping track by Major Lazer.

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BRIEF-Domino's Pizza says Q3 EPS $1.18

* Domino's Pizza announces third quarter 2017 financial results

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BRIEF-Domino's Pizza reports qtrly domestic same store sales growth of 8.4 pct

* Domino's Pizza Inc qtrly domestic same store sales growth of 8.4 percent

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Domino's delivers profit beat as demand rises in U.S

(Reuters) - Domino's Pizza Inc , the biggest U.S. pizza delivery chain, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as the company benefited from higher demand in the United States.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Robert Plant, Party of One. (With Friends, Too.)

On his new solo album, “Carry Fire,” the onetime Led Zeppelin frontman explores “grooves and moods,” from the blues to North African rhythms.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Album Review: St. Vincent Makes Her Move Into Pop With ‘Masseduction’

Ten years after her debut, Annie Clark teams up with the hitmaker Jack Antonoff for an album that paints pop as deep, dark and filled with paradoxes.

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Ackman reaches out to ADP retail investors, softens image

BOSTON (Reuters) - Billionaire investor William Ackman took his fight for board seats at Automatic Data Processing Inc to retail investors on Tuesday in an unusually public format where he detailed his successes and failures and urged all to cast their votes.

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Before and after images show devastation of California wildfires

As many as a dozen wildfires have claimed lives and consumed thousands of acres across California, destroying homes and businesses.

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Tom Petty, Classic Rocker? Sure. And Weird Video Star, Too.

Mr. Petty and his wacky visual aesthetic belonged to MTV, alongside Duran Duran and Cyndi Lauper, as much as it did to the rock ’n’ roll canon.

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T’s Best Images from Fashion Month

The 30 unusual, surprising pictures from the shows in New York, London, Milan and Paris.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Lin-Manuel Miranda Sings for Puerto Rico and 9 More New Songs

Hear the week's most notable tracks from the Breeders, Big K.R.I.T. and Brittany Howard from Alabama Shakes.

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Pink Quietly Became Pop Royalty. Here’s How She Made It Last.

Nearly 20 years after her debut, she’s never faded away. Instead, she’s steadily sold music, has had four No. 1 hits and now a new album, “Beautiful Trauma.”

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Radiohead, Nina Simone and Kate Bush Nominated for Rock Hall of Fame

The shortlist for 2018 also includes Rage Against the Machine, Bon Jovi, LL Cool J, Judas Priest and more.

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King Krule, a Cult Singer in the Making, Is Setting the Terms Himself

The London artist Archy Marshall purposefully pulled back from underground fame — and recording with Kanye West — ahead of his new album, “The Ooz.”

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Album Review: Kelela’s ‘Take Me Apart’ Is R&B That’s Intimate Inside and Out

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An Appraisal: Tom Petty, an Unfussy Rock Star Who Kept His Tenacity Under Cover

His songs were modest, but could deliver a gut punch. He became a star in the 1970s, but adapted to the emergence of MTV.

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Review: Katy Perry, Queen of Froth, Stars in a Carnival of Her Own

On tour supporting her latest album, “Witness,” the pop star created a wacky spectacle that highlighted the strength of her older material.

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Carla Bruni-Sarkozy: Me and My Guitar

The former French first lady (and ex-supermodel) is releasing her fifth album — and the thumbs-up from the Rolling Stones really made her day.

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Tom Petty Dies; His Lyrics Spoke for Underdogs

Tom Petty, a staple of rock radio through decades with his band the Heartbreakers, has died at 66. Mr. Petty wrote pithy, hardheaded songs that gave 1960s roots a contemporary polish.

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Nikkei hits 2-year highs, tracks Wall Street gains

TOKYO, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Japanese stocks rose more than 1 percent to hit two-year highs on Tuesday, tracking Wall Street's rally after new data pointed to underlying strength in the U.S. economy, while a weaker yen also helped overall sentiment.

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Listen to 14 Essential Tom Petty Songs

The hit singles he recorded between 1976 and 1993 made him a radio star, but his songs were packed with nuance just below the surface.

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Tom Petty's most memorable songs

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Tom Petty's career spanned five decades.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Hear Beyoncé Join ‘Mi Gente,’ Plus 9 More New Songs

Listen to the songs that caught our critics' attention this week, from a track Chance the Rapper debuted on "Colbert" to the finale of Torres' new album.

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The Boss on Broadway: Bruce Springsteen on His ‘First Real Job’

It’s not a small rock show or a theatrical event. Inspired by a White House concert, one of rock’s celebrated storytellers is bringing his tales to a new stage.

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Official sacked after Yoda image appears on Saudi textbook

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi authorities fired a senior education official and other supervisors after a school textbook was found that included a photo-shopped image of the late King Faisal seated next to "Star Wars" movie character Yoda, Saudi media reported on Tuesday.

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Mexico quake survivor: Floors came down like dominoes

For 17 hours, Martin Mendez was trapped under the wreckage of a Mexico City building, praying to see his 3-year-old daughter again.

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Serena Williams writes passionate letter about body image to her mom

Serena Williams gave birth to her baby girl Alexis Olympia this month and as she adjusts to becoming a parent for the first time the tennis great has written a heartfelt letter to her own mother, Oracene Price.

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Lady Gaga manages image in Netflix's 'Five Foot Two'

Backstage looks at celebrities are fraught with peril -- especially one as aware of the image she creates and projects as Lady Gaga. That's why a feature-length Netflix documentary devoted to a year in her life, "Gaga: Five Foot Two," never quite feels as spontaneous or illuminating as the access would suggest, unless you're totally gaga about Gaga.

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Trump Shares Doctored Image of His Golf Ball Hitting Hillary Clinton

In a series of eclectic Twitter posts, President Trump also appeared to refer to Kim Jong-Un, North Korea’s leader, as Rocket Man.

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The best of NASA's Cassini spacecraft images

Cassini was launched on October 15, 1997 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. After a nearly seven-year journey, it arrived at its destination in 2004 and began exploring Saturn and its rings and moons. NASA deliberately crashed Cassini into Saturn on September 15, 2017 because the probe was running out of fuel and the space agency wanted to make sure it didn't crash on one of the moons of Saturn that may harbor life.

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Israel's Hollywood envoys hope TV hits will help national image

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - A decade after its television industry inspired the American hits "Homeland" and "In Treatment", Israel is stepping up its entertainment exports, with a diplomat and a talent agent acting as its envoys to Hollywood.

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Blasts From the Past From the Rolling Stones, D’Angelo, Neil Young and Can

Reissued, rearranged, remastered and repackaged, pieces from pop music history reappear.

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Subway Commutes Snarled Again, This Time by Debris on the Tracks

Debris at a Manhattan station set off delays on multiple lines as trains were stuck, and passengers resigned themselves to waiting in transit limbo.

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Album Review: Foo Fighters Stand Up for the Power of Rock (Again) on ‘Concrete and Gold’

On the band’s ninth album, Dave Grohl fights for classic-rock virtues. But with the producer Greg Kurstin, he also embraces the flexibility of the digital era.

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New images of devastation in the Florida Keys

Hurricane Irma caused widespread damage in the Florida Keys, according to Governor Rick Scott.

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FLORIDA KEYS: New images of devastation

CNN's Bill Weir gets a close look at the devastation in the Florida Keys following Hurricane Irma.

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Kristen Bell sings 'Frozen' songs to evacuees

"Frozen" actress Kristen Bell lifted spirits by singing to Florida evacuees during Hurricane Irma.

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Netanyahu's son under fire over 'anti-Semitic' imagery on Facebook

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - From an argument over dog poo to an alleged anti-Semitic caricature he posted on Facebook, Yair Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister's 26-year-old son, is courting controversy with his social media activity.

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The National in Virtual Reality

Check out the trailer for the virtual reality experience “The National: Something Out of Nothing.” Directed by the Oscar nominee Marshall Curry, the experience follows the rock band The National, from studio to stage.

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Don Williams, Singer of Plain-Spoken Country Songs, Dies at 78

Mr. Williams, whose admirers included Pete Townshend and Eric Clapton, was best known for ballads extolling the virtues of romantic commitment.

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The National: Something Out of Nothing

The Oscar-nominated director Marshall Curry takes you behind the scenes, in virtual reality, with the rock band the National as they record in their cozy studio and perform a frenetic live rock show.

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‘Despacito’ Owned the Summer. What’s Next for Latin Pop?

Artists and executives from the Spanish-speaking world believe the hit song and the world of streaming have broken down barriers.

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Review: Lana Del Rey, a Character No More

At a show kicking off a handful of concerts supporting her latest album, “Lust for Life,” the focus wasn’t on the singer’s persona, but her voice.

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U2 Offers ‘Songs of Experience’ to a World That’s on Fire

After putting the band’s new album on pause to absorb the “shock” of the elections, the group is returning with songs that present joy as defiance.

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Satellite Images of North Korea Show Landslides at Nuclear Test Site

Analysts writing for the website 38 North said the disturbances were more numerous and widespread than those observed after previous tests.

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Now on Stage: The Countdown to a New Taylor Swift Album

The release of new Taylor Swift album is always an instructive lesson in marketing. But with streaming dominant, the playbook is being rewritten.

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A Word With: Reese Witherspoon Knows Rom-Coms Need an Image Makeover

With her focus now in projects like “Big Little Lies,” the “Home Again” star says you should think of the genre as stories about women’s experience.

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Your phone could create 3-D images

New technology brings objects to life on your phone.

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Shania Twain Walked Out on Top. Now She Wants Back In.

Ms. Twain is set to release “Now,” her first album in 15 years, on Sept. 29.

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Asia tracks Wall St. higher, dollar advance slows before jobs data

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian equities followed Wall Street's gains overnight and edged higher on Friday while the dollar's advance slowed ahead of the U.S. jobs report due later in the session.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia tracks Wall St higher, dollar advance slows before jobs data

* Crude oil dips after rally, hurricane-caused turmoil lingers

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Before and after: Satellite images show extent of flooding

Satellite images show before and after photos of the flood devastation in Texas cities following Hurricane Harvey.

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LG packs image, audio features into new flagship phone

BERLIN, Aug 31 (Reuters) - LG Electronics on Thursday introduced a slimmer version of its top-of-the-line phone, with advanced new camera and voice-activation features aimed at active video users, which it hopes can help it claw back market share lost to rivals.

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Harvey may cause long-term disruption on Houston's rail tracks

(Reuters) - Major U.S. railroads have warned it could be a long time before normal operations resume in the Houston area where Tropical Storm Harvey caused catastrophic flooding that overwhelmed roads, bridges and train tracks.

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UPDATE 2-Harvey may cause long-term disruption on Houston's rail tracks

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Major U.S. railroads have warned it could be a long time before normal operations resume in the Houston area where Tropical Storm Harvey caused catastrophic flooding that overwhelmed roads, bridges and train tracks.

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Muslims begin annual haj pilgrimage in Mecca

MECCA (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of Muslims began the annual haj pilgrimage on Wednesday, donning traditional white garments and heading to a tent camp outside the holy city of Mecca in an itinerary retracing the route Prophet Mohammad took 14 centuries ago.

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Railroads warn of long closure of Houston-area tracks

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Major U.S. railroads have warned it could be a long time before normal operations resume after Hurricane Harvey caused catastrophic flooding in the Houston area.

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A journey through Hajj, Islam's special pilgrimage

For the 1.8 billion Muslims around the world, the Hajj is a spiritual pinnacle. Each year, up to three million pilgrims descend on the Saudi Arabian city of Mecca -- the epicenter of the Muslim world -- to seek redemption, to forgive and to be forgiven.

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Domino's testing self-driving pizza delivery

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Ford teams with Domino's on self-driving pizza delivery test

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co and Domino's Pizza Inc in September will begin testing Michigan consumers' reactions to having their pies delivered by self-driving vehicles, the companies said on Tuesday.

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Critic's Notebook: Pop Star Egos Get Pushed Aside at Wacky, Socially Aware MTV V.M.A.s

The show, hosted by Katy Perry, started off with lighthearted tweaks of pop perfectionism, then turned to more serious issues.

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Taylor Swift Goes to a Darker Place: Discuss

Her new single, “Look What You Made Me Do,” is defined by her hardening view of others. The song sets a mood for her sixth album, due in November.

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Row over haj pilgrimage helps fuel Qatar rift

DOHA (Reuters) - A row over access for Qataris to Islam's annual haj pilgrimage is further poisoning relations between their country and Saudi Arabia and aggravating a wider diplomatic rift with other Arab powers.

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A total solar eclipse will bring a few moments of darkness and much delight on Monday as it moves across the United States.

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James Murphy Wants to Justify LCD Soundsystem’s Existence (Again)

Six years after a dramatic farewell, the New York hipster rock star is back with a new album and an explanation.

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Queens of the Stone Age, Redefining Itself to Renew Its Sound

Joshua Homme’s band teamed with the pop- and soul-leaning producer Mark Ronson for its seventh album, “Villains,” but didn’t stray far from its aesthetic.

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London braced for Bolt and Farah swansongs

LONDON (Reuters) - It will be the end of an era for athletics on Saturday when Usain Bolt races for the last time in the men's 4x100 meters relay at the World Championships.

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Review: On ‘Rainbow,’ Kesha Nods to the Past and Roars Into the Future

The singer explores a broad palette of emotions and a wider range of sounds — jittery punk, country-folk — in her first new music since 2013.

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Listen to 10 Essential Glen Campbell Songs

From his collaborations with Jimmy Webb in the 1960s to his farewell two months ago, hear some of the most moving performances by an American Everyman.

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Glen Campbell, Whose Hit Songs Bridged Country and Pop, Dies at 81

A sharecropper’s son who became a recording, television and movie star, Mr. Campbell also battled alcohol and drugs and became a public face of Alzheimer’s disease.

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A Word With: 13 Shows. No Repeats. Trey Anastasio on How Phish Pulled Off the ‘Baker’s Dozen.’

The guitarist and singer explains how the band prepped for its longest residency, picked out its covers — and then ditched all of its plans.

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US STOCKS-Dow tracks 9th straight day of record close

* Indexes up: Dow 0.11 pct, S&P 0.08 pct, Nasdaq 0.40 pct (Updates to early afternoon)

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Review: Lady Gaga, the Flashy Provocateur, Battles Lady Gaga, the Raw Voice

The singer and songwriter’s tour supporting her latest album, “Joanne,” was most powerful when she stripped back the pop ostentation and revealed her pain.

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Brick by brick: satellite images could identify slave labor in India

LONDON (Reuters) - Researchers in England are hoping to help root out modern day slavery in northern India by using detailed satellite imagery to locate brick kilns - sites that are notorious for using millions of slaves, including children.

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England Lost: sardonic Mick Jagger releases two songs responding to Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has released two politically charged songs targeting what he sees as the uncertainty and surrealism permeating politics in the age of Brexit and Donald Trump.

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Myanmar tracks spread of H1N1 as outbreak claims sixth victim

YANGON (Reuters) - Six people have died in an outbreak of H1N1 influenza largely hitting Myanmar's biggest city, Yangon, a health official said on Thursday, amid government efforts to track the spread of the virus known as swine flu.

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North Korea reveals never-before seen images of missile program

Following the successful launch of their first intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on July 4, the Hwasong-14, North Korea threw a series of celebrations to commemorate the work done by those involved in the project.

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Album Review: On Arcade Fire’s ‘Everything Now,’ Pop Can Reach Deep and Be a Distraction

The band’s new album glitters with pop allusions, but when the balance between earnestness and exhilaration slips, it becomes slighter than earlier works.

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Justin Bieber Cancels ‘Purpose’ Tour Dates for His ‘Soul and Well-Being’

The pop singer has performed more than 150 shows in the last 16 months.

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UPDATE 1-Domino's international sales miss estimates, shares slide

July 25 (Reuters) - Domino's Pizza Inc reported quarterly international same-restaurant sales that fell short of analysts' estimates, overshadowing strength in the United States and sending its shares down almost 10 percent in morning trading on Tuesday.