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Cillizza: And it was these 6 words that got him in trouble

In an attempt to beat back his own personal #metoo moment, President Donald Trump just made things worse for himself.

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11 Things We Learned From Our Readers This Year

How to speak your love briefly. How to heal from trauma. How to stop thinking and start doing. Here's what you, our readers, taught us this year.

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Analysis: Trump got 3 things wrong in 1 tweet this morning

On Tuesday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted.

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Alabama Senate Race: Four Things to Watch

Alabama voters go to the polls to choose between Roy S. Moore and Doug Jones in a special election with huge stakes for both parties and President Trump.

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Cillizza: Sarah Sanders just made a hugely offensive allegation against the media

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders isn't a big fan of the media.

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Diplomat blasts Tillerson in stinging resignation letter

A rising star at the State Department has written a blistering resignation letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, saying that under his leadership, the agency's influence has withered and morale among staff has plummeted, in part because of the "stinging disrespect" shown by the Trump administration.

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Cillizza: 5 reasons to watch the Moore race

When Alabama voters go to the polls Tuesday to choose between Roy Moore and Doug Jones, they are, ostensibly, picking one out of 100 senators -- not to mention someone who will only serve until 2020 before having to run again.

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BRIEF-Bloomin' Brands Says Chris Sullivan Gave Notice Of Resignation From Board

* BLOOMIN' BRANDS - ON DEC 6,CHRIS T. SULLIVAN GAVE NOTICE OF RESIGNATION FROM BOARD; ON SULLIVAN’S RESIGNATION, BOARD REDUCED SIZE TO 7 - SEC FILING Source text: (http://bit.ly/2jOzTN7) Further company coverage:

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Sexual Harassment Training Doesn’t Work. But Some Things Do.

Traditional methods can backfire, but ideas like teaching bystanders to intervene and promoting more women have proved effective.

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Two senators call for Trump's resignation over sexual assault, harassment allegations

Two Democratic senators called for President Donald Trump's resignation over the weekend, citing the multiple accusations from women of sexual harassment and assault against him.

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Iraq is 'totally liberated' from Islamic State: Iraqi armed forces

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq has been "totally liberated" from Islamic State, the Iraqi armed forces announced in a statement on Saturday.

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November jobs report: 4 things to watch

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Analysis: Rep. Trent Franks' absolutely bizarre resignation letter

Republican Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona announced Thursday night that is is resigning from Congress after being informed that the House Ethics Committee had opened an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment from two female former staffers.

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Rep. Castro: Surprising, disturbing things will come out in Russia investigation

Rep. Joaquin Castro says he believes some of the things that will come out in regard to the Russia investigation will be surprising and disturbing to the American people.

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S.E. Cupp slams resignation speech

HLN's S.E. Cupp responds to Sen. Al Franken's resignation speech on the Senate floor, saying his entire speech was self-serving.

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Cillizza: Franken's totally unapologetic resignation

Two things were clear after Al Franken finished his speech on the Senate floor just after noon on Thursday:

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Read Al Franken's speech

Democratic Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota is resigning following allegations that he touched women inappropriately, he announced in a speech on the Senate floor Thursday. Read Franken's full remarks:

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Analysis: Senate landscape shifts again with his resignation

As the calendar nears 2018, the battle for control of the Senate is shifting in all sorts of unexpected ways -- changes driven primarily by bad behavior but also a national political environment heavily colored by President Donald Trump's widespread unpopularity.

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The Daily: Listen to ‘The Daily’: Arab Anger and Resignation Over Jerusalem

The Palestinian issue seems to no longer be at the top of the agenda for many Arab leaders. Also, what it’s like to visit the Saudi crown prince.

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5 Cheap(ish) Things to Help You Have a Very Hygge Winter

Welcome to the latest edition of the Smarter Living newsletter.

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Franken's future in Senate uncertain amid calls for resignation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Half of Democrats in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday called for fellow party member Senator Al Franken of Minnesota to resign after new allegations of sexual misconduct against him.

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One quarter of Democratic senators call for Franken's resignation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than a quarter of Democrats in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday called for fellow party member Al Franken, the Senator from Minnesota, to resign after new allegations of sexual misconduct against him.

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At least 10 Democratic senators call for Franken's resignation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - At least 10 U.S. Democratic senators on Wednesday called for fellow Democrat Al Franken to resign in light of allegations of sexual misconduct against him.

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BRIEF-Terra Firma Capital Corp Announces Resignation Of Director

* TERRA FIRMA CAPITAL CORPORATION ANNOUNCES RESIGNATION OF DIRECTOR Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Voices: Things I’ll Do Differently When I’m Old

Soon after my 50th birthday, I started keeping a list of “Things I will do/things I won’t do when I get old.” Ten years on, I’m still adding to it.

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Lebanon's Hariri rescinds resignation, drawing line under crisis

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri rescinded his resignation on Tuesday, drawing a line under a month-long crisis triggered when he announced from Riyadh that he was stepping down and remained outside Lebanon for weeks.

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Lebanon's PM rescinds resignation as government agrees deal

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri rescinded his resignation on Tuesday and said all members of the government had agreed to stay out of conflicts in Arab countries.

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Analysis: GOP turnaround on Roy Moore was totally predictable

The path to the Republican Party's acceptance of Roy Moore was paved by one thing: Cold, hard political calculus. And math. So, two things.

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Cillizza: The thing I still don't get about the "Access Hollywood" tape story

Donald Trump hates to say sorry.

Grass Roots: The Rise and Fall and Rise of Marijuana in America (Book) nytimes.com

Q. & A.: Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: Debating Pot in America

Emily Dufton discusses “Grass Roots,” her look at the history of activism on both sides of the marijuana debate.

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Economic View: Why Trying New Things Is So Hard to Do

Most people make relatively few personal experiments, in both small and big things. The cost of passivity is enormous.

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'Stranger Things' renewed by Netflix for Season 3

To the surprise of no one, Netflix's fan fave TV series "Stranger Things" is officially coming back for another season.

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Attorney: Resignation sure the hell isn't up to Pelosi

Rep. John Conyers' attorney delivers a statement to media about sexual harassment allegations against the lawmaker.

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Conyers hospitalized as top House Democrat calls for his resignation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi on Thursday called on Democratic Representative John Conyers to resign, saying sexual harassment allegations against him were serious and credible, and that "zero tolerance means consequences for everyone."

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House Democratic leader calls for his resignation

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi says Rep. John Conyers should resign after recent allegations of sexual harassment.

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Lebanon's Hariri signals may withdraw resignation next week - statement

ROME (Reuters) - Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri indicated on Wednesday that he might withdraw his resignation next week, saying matters were "positive" and he would rescind his decision if they remained so, a statement from his press office said.

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Lebanon's Hariri signals may withdraw resignation next week: statement

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said on Wednesday that matters were "positive" and if that continued, he would withdraw his resignation next week, a statement from his press office said.

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5 things top know today

Should rich and poor shoppers be charged different prices at the grocery store? Some experts say that would actually help the economy. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.)

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The most important things to know about launch

North Korea broke a two-month lull in weapons testing with a dramatic launch of its most advanced missile yet, an intercontinental ballistic missile it claims can reach the "whole" US mainland.

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Trilobites: Things Looked Bleak Until These Birds Rapidly Evolved Bigger Beaks

Scientists thought that invasive large snails spelled doom for endangered North American snail kites, until some of the birds started eating them.

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'We're headed to a war if things don't change,' Graham says

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, warned against a potential conflict with North Korea "if things don't change."

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3 things that can happen today on tax reform

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5 things you should know today

It's Cyber Monday, which means you'll be fooling exactly no one when you're glued to your computer today "working." Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.)

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On Baseball Hall of Fame Ballot, Steroid Talk and Few Sure Things

Our baseball columnist looks at superstars under chemical clouds. There’s also a trivia quiz.

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Oi CEO resignation does not raise Brazil intervention risk -gov't source

BRASILIA, Nov 24 (Reuters) - The resignation of the chief executive of Brazilian telecoms company Oi SA caught the government by surprise, but it does not make government intervention more likely, a government source said.

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Brazil carrier Oi chief executive offers resignation -sources

SAO PAULO, Nov 24 (Reuters) - The chief executive of Brazilian telecommunications firm Oi SA, Marco Schroeder, has tendered his resignation, three sources with knowledge of the situation told Reuters on Friday.

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BRIEF-GENTEX SAYS ON NOV 20 DIRECTOR PETER HOEKSTRA SENT CO LETTER OF RESIGNATION

* GENTEX - ‍ON NOV 20, DIRECTOR PETER HOEKSTRA SENT CO LETTER OF RESIGNATION IN CONJUNCTION WITH HIS APPOINTMENT AS U.S. AMBASSADOR TO NETHERLANDS​ Source text: (http://bit.ly/2A4gGRe) Further company coverage:

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Zimbabwe's Mugabe granted immunity as part of resignation deal: sources

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe was granted immunity from prosecution and assured that his safety would be protected in his home country as part of a deal that led to his resignation, sources close to the negotiations said on Thursday.

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Saad Hariri Steps Back From Resignation in Lebanon

The prime minister caused a shock when he appeared in Saudi Arabia and vowed to quit. He now says he will stay in his post to allow for political dialogue.

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Analysis: 50 things Trump tweeted about instead of Moore

Mystery solved.

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Lebanon's PM Hariri shelves resignation, easing crisis

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri on Wednesday shelved his decision to resign as prime minister at the request of President Michel Aoun to allow for dialogue, easing a crisis that had deepened tensions around the Middle East.

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Lebanon PM puts resignation on hold

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced Wednesday he was putting his resignation on hold, more than two weeks after he shocked the country by saying he was stepping down.

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Lebanon's Hariri suspends resignation as PM, easing crisis

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri on Wednesday suspended his decision to resign as prime minister at the request of President Michel Aoun to allow for dialogue, easing a major political crisis.

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Lebanon's Hariri says to hold off resignation as PM

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri said on Wednesday he would hold off presenting his resignation as prime minister in response to a request from President Michel Aoun to allow more dialogue.

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Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa to return to the country after Mugabe's resignation

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa is set to return to the country on Wednesday and should be sworn in as president following the resignation of Robert Mugabe after nearly four decades in power, a senior ruling party official said.

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Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa to return home after Mugabe resignation

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's former vice president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, who is expected to be sworn in as president following the resignation of Robert Mugabe, will return home on Wednesday, a ruling party ZANU-PF official said.

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Trump on Moore: ‘He Totally Denies It’

President Trump made his first remarks on Roy Moore since the Senate candidate was accused of improper sexual conduct with a minor.

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Al Franken's deafening silence

Al Franken now stands accused of not only kissing and groping a woman in 2006, but also of grabbing another woman's butt while she was taking a picture with him in 2010.

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Jubilation erupts in the streets following the resignation of President Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has resigned, the speaker of the country's Parliament said, bringing an end to his 37 years of rule.

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This NBA season: Four things to know

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Mugabe Ignores Resignation Deadline, Putting Pressure on Parliament

Zimbabwe’s president has shown the negotiating skills that have kept him in power for 37 years. His likely successor has not yet appeared in public.

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Zimbabwe's Mugabe clings to power but resignation letter reported to be ready

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has agreed to stand down after 37 years in power, CNN reported on Monday, after he avoided any mention of resignation in a rambling national address on Sunday night.

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Source: Mugabe agrees to terms of resignation

Zimbabweans begin a new week of uncertainty as the noon deadline for an ultimatum issued to leader Robert Mugabe to resign draws near.

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Klobuchar takes sponsorship of Franken's sexual assault bill

Sen. Amy Klobuchar has taken over the sponsorship of a bill championed by fellow Minnesota Democratic Sen. Al Franken that aims to help survivors of sexual assault.

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Zimbabwe's Mugabe defies expectations of immediate resignation

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe defied expectations he would resign on Sunday, pledging to preside over a ZANU-PF congress next month even though the ruling party had removed him as its leader hours earlier.

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Federer expects great things from returning trio

LONDON (Reuters) - Roger Federer expects great things from the likes of Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka and Andy Murray when they return from long injury layoffs at the start of next season.

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BRIEF-CTI INDUSTRIES SAYS TIMOTHY PATTERSON TENDERED HIS RESIGNATION AS CFO

* CTI INDUSTRIES CORP SAYS ‍EFFECTIVE NOV 15, TIMOTHY PATTERSON TENDERED HIS RESIGNATION AS CFO - SEC FILING Source text: (http://bit.ly/2j5ERUu) Further company coverage:

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11 things you'll fight over (besides politics)

As we all know, Thanksgiving isn't always the harmonious holiday it's sometimes made out to be.

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Analysis: Al Franken's absolutely awful apology

Shortly after Leeann Tweeden went public with allegations that Al Franken had groped her during a USO tour through the Middle East in 2006, the Minnesota Democrat released a statement.

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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.

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Read Al Franken's apology

Sen. Al Franken issued a statement apologizing to Leeann Tweeden, who on Thursday accused Franken of groping her and kissing her without consent in 2006, before he was a senator.

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Hariri says he will return to Lebanon soon, leaves doubt about resignation

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Saad al-Hariri said on Sunday he would return to Lebanon from Saudi Arabia in two or three days to affirm that he had quit as prime minister, and also hinted that he could take back his resignation.

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Lebanese PM hints at rescinding resignation

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who unexpectedly resigned last week during a trip to Saudi Arabia, saying his life was in danger, insisted Sunday he will return to the country soon to "unite the Lebanese people."

American Witness: The Art and Life of Robert Frank (Book) nytimes.com

Q. & A.: Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: Capturing the Elusive Robert Frank

R J Smith’s “American Witness” is a biography of the pioneering photographer and filmmaker.

Kim Jong-un nytimes.com

Opinion: History, Totally Destroyed

Clearly, we’ve overestimated intelligence as a world-changing force; it is idiocy that holds sway.

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BRIEF-Global Brokerage Chief Accounting Officer, CFO to submit resignation

* Global Brokerage-entered in restructuring support agreement to restructure obligations of co pursuant to plan of reorganization to be filed under chapter 11

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Cillizza: This story keeps getting weirder

The story of Rand Paul allegedly being attacked by a neighbor -- and breaking six ribs in the process -- is strange on its face.

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

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Op-Ed Columnist: Trump’s Totally Terrible Time

On the plus side, some places didn’t vote.

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'Stranger Things' under fire for kiss

"Stranger Things" fans slam creators Matt and Ross Duffer for an unscripted kiss between two teenage characters in the Season 2 finale.

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Senator seeks explanation for career U.S. prosecutor's abrupt resignation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Democratic Senator said on Tuesday he wants answers from top Justice Department officials about why a career prosecutor was asked to resign days before a special counsel unveiled the first criminal charges in an investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election.

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The most important things we'll learn

The governor's races in Virginia and New Jersey usually receive heightened attention because they are the first big statewide races (except for special elections) after a new president takes office. But after all the tumult of Donald Trump's first months as president, this year's focus is even more intense -- for at least one of the contests.

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Lebanon's Hariri visits UAE after resignation in Saudi

DUBAI (Reuters) - Lebanon's outgoing Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri met Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed on Tuesday, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said.

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Lebanon PM quits, but state won't accept his resignation

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's president appealed for national unity on Monday after Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri quit in a broadcast from Saudi Arabia, plunging the coalition government and country into political crisis.

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A resignation, detentions and missiles: 24 hours that shook the Middle East

When 32-year-old Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman rose to power two years ago, many predicted that change was afoot. The events of November 4 have shown that change would not just be swift, but also seismic, extending unremittingly beyond the kingdom's boundaries.

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Lebanese president won't accept PM's resignation until he returns: sources

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's president will not accept the resignation of Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri until he returns to Lebanon, palace sources said on Sunday, delaying for now politically difficult consultations on his successor.

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Lebanese president will not accept PM's resignation yet: sources

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's President Michel Aoun will not decide whether to accept or reject the resignation of prime minister Saad al-Hariri until Hariri returns to Lebanon to explain his reasons, sources at the presidential palace said on Sunday.

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BRIEF-First Global announces resignation of CFO Vicki Ringelberg​

* First Global Data Ltd - ‍announce resignation of CFO Vicki Ringelberg​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Arch Capital says on Nov 2, Kewsong Lee, notified his resignation to board effective immediately

* Arch Capital Group-on Nov 2 Kewsong Lee, notified his resignation to board effective immediately after his promotion to co-CEO at Carlyle Group Lp Source text (http://bit.ly/2Ai9JZJ) Further company coverage:

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'Stranger Things' actress raps and other things that happened this week

A bold prediction. A rapping recap. And a pyramid puzzle. Here's the politics-free side of the news from the last 7 days.

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Macy's Thanksgiving Parade: 6 fun things you may not know

It's a Thanksgiving Day tradition, not only for New York but for a TV-watching nation as well: the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

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10 Things to Know About Getting Into Your Dream College

There’s no magic formula for getting into a selective college, but here are some lessons from a longtime observer to help you navigate the process.

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'Stranger Things' actress performs rap

Emmy-nominated actress Millie Bobby Brown performs a "Stranger Things" season one recap on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon."

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'Stranger Things' star opens up about Season 2

Millie Bobby Brown, the actress who plays Eleven on the hit Netflix series opens up about the new season.

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A Word With: ‘Stranger Things 2’: Pixar’s Andrew Stanton on Directing 2 Episodes

The director of “Finding Nemo” and “Wall-E” discussed the experience of being a hired gun on someone else’s project.

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BRIEF-Big Rock Brewery Inc announces board resignation

* Big Rock Brewery Inc announces board resignation Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Mission Ready announces resignation of Reum from board

* Mission Ready announces resignation of Reum from board of directors

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Historic Kurdish leader Barzani announces resignation as independence vote backfires

ERBIL/BAGHDAD Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani informed the region's parliament on Sunday that he would give up his position as president on Nov. 1, after an independence referendum he championed backfired and triggered a regional crisis.

Hitler in Los Angeles: How Jews Foiled Nazi Plots Against Hollywood and America (Book) nytimes.com

Q. & A.: Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: ‘Hitler in Los Angeles’

Steven J. Ross discusses his new history of Nazi activities in Hollywood, and the spy ring that helped to foil fascist plans.

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Melania Trump does things her way

During a Thursday afternoon event in the White House's East Room, first lady Melania Trump stood at the podium and closed her remarks by saying something she has not often said -- and certainly not said lately -- about her husband: "I am so proud to support him today, as he sees this commitment through."

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'Stranger Things' gets an after show and other things this week

Things have been up in the air this week. Literally. Here's the lighter, politics-free side of news from the last 7 days.

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David Harbour of ‘Stranger Things’ Never Wants to Play the Dad

Here he also talks about manliness, body image and setting boundaries with his hormonal co-stars on “Stranger Things.”

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Opioid Crisis, J.F.K., ‘Stranger Things’: Your Friday Briefing

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

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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.”

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'Stranger Things 2' gets darker in aftermath of death and Demogorgon

LOS ANGELES, Oct 26 (Reuters) - A year has passed since a supernatural demon terrorized the town of Hawkins, Indiana, but as Netflix's hit 1980s science fiction series "Stranger Things" returns for a second season on Friday, life has not returned to normal for the unlikely heroes.

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Motor racing: Verstappen unapologetic after Austin outburst

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Max Verstappen remained unrepentant in his criticism of Formula One stewards on Thursday while recognizing he could have chosen his words more carefully in venting his anger.

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Netflx launching 'Stranger Things' post show

As if you weren't already going to binge on season 2 of "Stranger Things."

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Review: ‘Stranger Things’ Returns, More Familiar but Still Fun

Did last year’s surprise nostalgia phenomenon need a sequel? Not really, but we’ll take it anyway.

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'Stranger Things' actor scared of show

Actor Paul Reiser tell Conan he gets startled watching "Stranger Things" once all the effects are added.

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5 Cheap(ish) Things to Improve Your Home Office

Welcome to the latest edition of the Smarter Living newsletter.

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BRIEF-Addus Homecare announces resignation of Simon Bachleda from board

* Addus Homecare announces resignation of Simon Bachleda from board of directors Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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'Stranger Things 2' builds on eerie nostalgia

As part of a small subset of the pop-culture universe that thought "Stranger Things" was nice but nothing special, the second season provoked some trepidation. How can one characterize whether the Emmy-nominated Netflix phenom lives up to the hype when you felt it was overhyped in the first place?

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The best things to see, do and eat in Saint-Tropez

From parties to the plages, there's no better metaphor for sun-kissed fun than Saint-Tropez.

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BMX racing is rad and totally back from the '80s

The 1980s are alive and well in the heartland of America. BMX. Three letters that evoke -- for anyone Generation X and older -- a cultural Trapper Keeper of desirable possessions including Nike Air, Atari, Walkmans, Vans, MTV and of course that conduit of childhood freedom and rebellion, the Bicycle Motorcross.

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Lulu the Dog Did Not Want to Join the C.I.A., and That’s Totally Fine

Meet Lulu, the black Labrador and free spirit who bucked expectations and flunked out of the C.I.A.’s explosive detection “puppy class.”

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BRIEF-Ivanhoe Mines says has requested and accepted Marc Faber's resignation from its board

* Ivanhoe Mines requests and accepts Marc Faber’s resignation as a member of the company's Board of Directors

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Analysis: 9 things Trump didn't tell the truth about on Monday

President Donald Trump is setting a historic pace for mistruths during his time in office. Through his first 263 days in office -- which covers through October 9 -- Trump has made 1,318 false or misleading claims, according to a count maintained by The Washington Post's Fact Checker blog.

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Commentators unravel 'totally weird' NFL for Chinese fans

BEIJING (Reuters) - As the Denver Broncos prepared to battle the New York Giants on Sunday Night Football, China's top NFL announcers were going through their own pre-game rituals.

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5 Cheap(ish) Things to Help You Recover From a Tough Workout

Welcome to the latest edition of the Smarter Living newsletter.

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4 Things to Cook While Watching ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’

Cobb salad, anyone? Celebrate the return of “Curb Your Enthusiasm” with these pairings of recipes and classic episodes.

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'Blade Runner 2049' misfires at the box office and other things this week

This week we celebrated International Day of the Girl, we wondered about the future of Thin Mints and we refused to sit through a looooong movie. Here's the lighter, politics-free side of this past week's news.

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Trump is tearing things down but leaving rebuilding to Congress

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Samsung Electronics CEO Kwon announces shock resignation as profits surge

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday its CEO and Vice Chairman Kwon Oh-hyun plans to step down from management, deepening concerns over a leadership vacuum at the tech giant after group scion Jay Y. Lee was jailed for bribery.

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Op-Ed Columnist: We Used to Build Things

Today you see lots of history-making companies being created but not many new big civic organizations or movements.

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Samsung Elec CEO Kwon announces shock resignation as profits surge

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday its CEO and Vice Chairman Kwon Oh-hyun plans to step down from management, deepening concerns over a leadership vacuum at the tech giant after group scion Jay Y. Lee was jailed for bribery.

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BRIEF-Citizens First Corp updates on director resignation

* Citizens First Corp - Barry Bray, notified co's board on Oct 10, of his resignation as a director and of Citizens First Bank, effective oct 19 Source text: (http://bit.ly/2kKppkU) Further company coverage:

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6 important things to know about wildfires

Wildfires can be unfathomably huge and destructive. Right now, more than a dozen fires in Northern California have engulfed thousands and thousands of acres and killed almost 20 people.

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5 things for today

The US men's soccer team won't be in the World Cup next year. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.)

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Cillizza: Donald Trump is acting like a fifth-grade bully

On Monday night, sources close to Donald Trump promised that he hadn't finished his feud with Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker. They weren't kidding!

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Japan's Koike: a political paradox shakes things up ahead of poll

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Yuriko Koike says she went into politics to be a player, not a bystander.

Bacteria nytimes.com

5 Things Around Your Home You Never Clean but Should

You have the basics down. But dirt and grime have a bad habit of collecting in the strangest places.

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Cillizza: The 12 most damning Corker quotes about Trump

Bob Corker went off on Donald Trump Sunday night.

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5 Things to Cook While Watching ‘Arrested Development’ Reruns

You can get your fix of frozen bananas and Bluth family egotism by streaming reruns of the show on Netflix.

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BRIEF-Bayshore Petroleum announces resignation of director

* Bayshore Petroleum Corp announces resignation of director Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Shiftpixy Inc says on sept. 29, Stephen Desantis tendered his resignation as CFO of co - SEC filing

* Shiftpixy Inc - on sept. 29, 2017, Stephen Desantis tendered his resignation as chief financial officer of co - SEC filing

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Dialog Semiconductor to buy Silego to expand into Internet of Things

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Dialog Semiconductor is to acquire California-based Silego Technology Inc for up to $306 million, helping to strengthen its position in the market for the so-called Internet of Things.

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5 things to know as you start your day

Celine Dion is donating proceeds from her Vegas shows to shooting victims. You can help, too. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.)

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Germany's Dialog to buy Silego in Internet of Things play

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Dialog Semiconductor is to acquire California-based Silego Technology Inc for up to $306 million, helping to strengthen its position in the market for the so-called Internet of Things.

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UPDATE 1-Germany's Dialog to buy Silego in Internet of Things play

FRANKFURT, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Germany's Dialog Semiconductor is to acquire California-based Silego Technology Inc for up to $306 million, helping to strengthen its position in the market for the so-called Internet of Things.

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Germany's Dialog to buy Silego in Internet-of-Things play

FRANKFURT, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Germany's Dialog Semiconductor said on Thursday it would acquire privately held California-based Silego Technology Inc for up to $306 million, helping to strengthen its position in the market for the so-called Internet of Things.

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Cities are doing wacky things to host Amazon's second headquarters

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Cillizza: This Congressman is why people hate politics

Pennsylvania Rep. Tim Murphy has had one hell of a last month.

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Uber promises to make things right in London after 'constructive' license meeting

LONDON (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] promised to make things right in London after its new global boss had a "constructive" meeting with the city's transport regulator to try to hold on to the app's operating license in one of its main foreign markets.

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Trump sent 18 tweets and made things a whole lot worse

In an 11-hour period beginning at 7:19 a.m. and ending at 6:46 p.m. Saturday, the President of the United States ripped off 18 -- yes, 18! -- tweets dealing with the dire situation in Puerto Rico following the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria.

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Cillizza: Price broke Trump's cardinal rule

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Read his resignation letter

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price sent this letter to President Donald Trump as he resigned Friday in the midst of a scandal over his use of private planes.

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Trump says Cuba 'did some bad things' aimed at U.S. diplomats

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump expressed outrage on Friday at the injuries of diplomats at the U.S. embassy in Cuba.

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Groom jumps in lake to save child and other things this week

We learned this week that not all heroes wear capes and the one question you should not ask Jane Fonda. Here's the lighter, politics-free side of this past week's news.

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Wheels: In Taiwan, Modest Test of Driverless Bus May Hint at Big Things to Come

The small vehicles are being tested on a university campus and central Taipei. The city’s mayor hopes they will reshape transportation.

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5 things you didn't know about Playboy

In honor of Hugh Hefner's 90th birthday, we take a brief look at the history of Playboy magazine.

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Saudi women will be able to drive, but they still can't do these things

In a first for the conservative religious kingdom, Saudi Arabia has declared that women will finally be able to drive, the culmination of years of activism and appeals both from within and outside the Gulf nation.

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Uber CEO apologizes to Londoners: 'We got things wrong'

Uber's new CEO issued an apology to Londoners on Monday just days after city officials said they would not renew the company's license.

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68 Things You Cannot Say on China’s Internet

China’s censorship system is expanding forbidden topics far beyond politics, in line with President Xi Jinping’s prim, paternalistic vision for the “China dream.”

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Q. & A.: Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: Maria Sharapova on ‘Unstoppable’

The tennis star discusses why she wrote her new memoir, the struggles her father faced during her childhood and more.

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Cillizza: Looks like McCain killed Obamacare repeal

As official Washington began to wind down on a unseasonably sweaty Friday afternoon, John McCain dropped a bombshell that threatened to end the last-ditch attempt by Republicans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

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Bill Gates apologizes for Control-Alt-Delete and other things that happened this week

We made it to fall, y'all! Let's take a look back at this week's winners and viral cheesy loser (that reference will become apparent. So read on).

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Scott Perry, New Knicks G.M., Likes Things ‘Clean and Neat’

Known as a meticulous organizer, he has stepped into a wayward franchise that has never been described as “clean and neat.” His family is along for the ride.

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Kim Jong Un slams President Trump, who vowed at the UN to 'totally destroy' North Korea if necessary

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says President Donald Trump's remarks to the United Nations threatening the hermit country reflect "mentally deranged behavior," according to a statement released by North Korea's news agency, KCNA.

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BRIEF-HD Supply says board reduced its size effective with Lionel Nowell's resignation​

* HD Supply Inc says ‍on September 20, board reduced size of board from nine to eight members effective with Lionel Nowell's resignation​ - SEC filing Source text: [http://bit.ly/2wKklxG] Further company coverage:

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Opinion: 6 things you better know about latest health care bill

Just when we thought that the Senate was ready to move on to a bipartisan effort to stabilize health insurance markets, Senate Republicans have decided to take one more run at passing a strictly partisan measure to repeal and replace Obamacare over Democratic opposition.

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BRIEF-Privet Fund announces resignation of Ryan Levenson

* Privet Fund LP - On September 12, Ryan Levenson resigned from board of Frequency Electronics as result of disagreements - SEC filing

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3 things to watch at today's Fed meeting

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Where the Wild Things Are: China’s Art Dreamers at the Guggenheim

A story of China from 1989 to 2008, seen through the eyes of its avant-garde artists.

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If threatened, U.S. will 'totally destroy' North Korea, Trump vows

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump escalated his standoff with North Korea over its nuclear challenge on Tuesday, threatening to "totally destroy" the country of 26 million people and mocking its leader, Kim Jong Un, as a "rocket man."

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Trump vows if threatened to 'totally destroy' North Korea

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump escalated his standoff with North Korea over its nuclear challenge on Tuesday, threatening to "totally destroy" the country of 26 million people and mocking its leader, Kim Jong Un, as a "rocket man."

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Trump Vows to ‘Totally Destroy’ North Korea if It Threatens U.S.

In a bellicose speech to the U.N., Trump took swipes at North Korea, Iran and Venezuela, framing the need to confront them as a battle of good versus evil.

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Trump says if threatened, U.S. will 'totally destroy' North Korea

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday vowed to "totally destroy" North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear challenge, mocking North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a "rocket man" on a suicide mission.

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At U.N., Trump says U.S. may have to 'totally destroy' North Korea

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that the United States will be forced to "totally destroy" North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear challenge, mocking North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a "rocket man" on a suicide mission.

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President says US would 'totally destroy' North Korea if forced to defend itself or its allies

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Richard Branson: Hurricanes are the 'start of things to come'

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson rode out Hurricane Irma in his wine cellar on his private island in the British Virgin Islands.

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Voting commission member calls for hard-liner's resignation after email

A member of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity is calling on a voter fraud hard-liner to resign from the panel after a controversial email he sent about the panel's makeup became public.

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BRIEF-Robix announces resignation of a director and appointment of a director

* Robix announces resignation of a director and appointment of a director Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Cillizza: Trump's unpresidential presidency keeps hitting new lows

On the eve of a critical week of foreign policy challenges, Donald Trump started his Sunday by retweeting an edited video of him hitting a golf ball into Hillary Clinton's back -- and her falling over from the impact.

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BRIEF-Concord Medical announces resignation of Li Yongjun as independent director

* Concord Medical Services Holdings Ltd - Announced resignation of Li Yongjun as independent director of company and a member of audit committee of Board

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'This Is Us,' Stranger Things' stars arrive early for Emmys

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Jane Fonda, comedians James Corden and Samantha Bee and the young cast of supernatural mystery "Stranger Things" walked the Emmy red carpet on Sunday ahead of a ceremony expected to crown a slew of new television stars.

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UPDATE 1-'This Is Us,' Stranger Things' stars arrive early for Emmys

LOS ANGELES, Sept 17 (Reuters) - Jane Fonda, comedians James Corden and Samantha Bee and the young cast of supernatural mystery "Stranger Things" walked the Emmy red carpet on Sunday ahead of a ceremony expected to crown a slew of new television stars.

Survivor Cafe: The Legacy of Trauma and the Labyrinth of Memory (Book) nytimes.com

Q. & A.: Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: The Ways We Inherit Historical Traumas

In “Survivor Café,” Elizabeth Rosner writes about how we recognize and cope with the traumas that directly affected previous generations.

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3 things to watch at the Fed meeting

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BRIEF-US Oil Sands Inc announces director resignation

* US Oil Sands Inc announces director resignation Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Motor racing - Toro Rosso's Kvyat expects 'good things' as Honda deal awaited

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Russian Formula One driver Daniil Kvyat dodged questions about Toro Rosso's expected 2018 engine deal with Honda on Wednesday, saying he saw "good things ahead" for his Red Bull-owned team.

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Review: ‘Better Things’ Returns, and Better

Season 2 of Pamela Adlon’s FX comedy is simply superb.

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Cillizza: Democrats keep winning races in places they shouldn't. So ...

On Tuesday night, Democrats flipped two Republican-held state legislative seats -- one in Oklahoma, one in New Hampshire -- that Donald Trump carried in the 2016 election.

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10 things you need to know about the iPhone X

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BRIEF-Royal Financial announces resignation of CFO

* Royal Financial Inc announces audited fiscal year 2017 earnings results and resignation of cfo

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BRIEF-Granite Oil announces director resignation 

* Granite Oil Corp. announces director resignation and monthly dividend for September, 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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A list of things she says she did wrong in 2016

Hillary Clinton admits that she made a series of mistakes during the 2016 election in her newly released memoir, conceding that she did not fully understand the American electorate and failed to muster the anger that many voters wanted to see.

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Things the iPhone Helped Destroy

Since it was introduced 10 years ago, the iPhone has been a great disrupter, heralding an end to everything from paper maps to small talk. Here's a (slightly) tongue-in-cheek look at all the things this ubiquitous gadget has laid to waste.

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5 things to do if you're worried about the Equifax hack

Let's face it. There's a good chance your personal information was exposed during the Equifax data breach.

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Cillizza: Bannon rips Priebus in interview

Of all of the odd couples created by Donald Trump's presidency, none was odder than Steve Bannon and Reince Priebus.

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Mrs. Obama channels Beyoncé and other things that happened this week

This week gave us a roaming tiger and pink chocolate, and we discovered the fountain of youth. See what else happened this week.

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Analysis: Two things this week that should really worry Republicans

Amid the wall-to-wall coverage of Hurricane Irma and President Donald Trump's stunning debt ceiling deal with Democrats, you almost certainly never heard these two names: Charlie Dent and Dave Reichert.

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BRIEF-Bengal Energy says CFO ‍Jerrad Blanchard has tendered his resignation

* Bengal Energy announces resignation of chief financial officer

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Cillizza: No one is ousting Paul Ryan any time soon

A trio of powerful House conservatives huddled with Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday to voice their dissatisfaction with his leadership, according to The Washington Post's Bob Costa.

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The best things to do in Manaus, Brazil

Manaus, Brazil, is a city of 1.8 million people surrounded by 2 million square miles of Amazon jungle more than 1,500 miles from Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo. Though it doesn't get as many tourists as those two cities, Manaus is a gold mine of brightly colored architecture, riverfront views and world-class eating, minus the huge crowds.

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Cillizza: Donald Trump promised to make only the best deals. Um....

President Donald Trump cut a deal with Congressional leaders Wednesday that will raise the debt ceiling, keep the government open and funded and secure disaster relief dollars for Hurricane Harvey.

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BRIEF-Internet of Things provides update & outlook on New Hope Group joint venture

* Internet of Things Inc. provides update & outlook on New Hope Group joint venture

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BRIEF-MakeMyTrip announces resignation of co-founder, president Ashish Kashyap‍​

* Announced the resignation of Ashish Kashyap, co-founder and president, with effect from September 30, 2017‍​ Source text: http://bit.ly/2xazbSK Further company coverage:

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Sen. Bob Menendez's bribery trial: Five things to watch

For the first time in nearly 10 years, a sitting US senator is on trial on bribery charges.

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Kanepi still figuring things out back at U.S. Open

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A year ago Kaia Kanepi was reading books, walking her dog and trying to figure out what she wanted to do with her life.