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The minister, Inger Stojberg, said fasting Muslims should stay home from work “to avoid negative consequences for the rest of Danish society.” [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
South Korea moved to confront growing doubts about whether the meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong-un would actually take place. [...]
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France has quickly become one of the hottest destinations in Europe for technology investment, but it faces big challenges in its mission to become a leader. [...]
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Mr. Roth won almost all the major literary awards and published an exceptional sequence of historical novels in his 60s, an age when many writers are winding down. [...]
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Here's what you need to know to start your day. [...]
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The New York Times sat down with Philip Roth in 2011 to talk about his life and accomplishments. [...]
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The politically liberal Ms. Abrams will test just how much Georgia's traditionally conservative politics are shifting and whether a black woman can win the governor's office in the Deep South. [...]
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Gavin Grimm was barred from using the boys' restrooms at his Virginia high school. He sued in a case that went all the way to the Supreme Court. [...]
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A business partner of Michael Cohen, President Trump's personal lawyer, pleaded guilty to tax evasion and is said to be working with law enforcement. [...]
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The subway's new leader, Andy Byford, is expected to announce the expensive modernization plan on Wednesday to quickly upgrade the signal system. [...]
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On Feb. 5, 1984, staff photographer Ken Lubas spent the day with a small group of Native Americans living in makeshift shelters on Bunker Hill. By Feb. 12, 1984 — when a Los Angeles Times story appeared on the homeless group — they had been evicted. Staff writer Jerry Cohen reported: Of all the... [...]
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Sen. Dianne Feinstein says she now opposes the death penalty, a surprising reversal from her long-standing support for capital punishment — a stance that helped catapault her to the U.S. Senate 25 years ago. “Several years ago I changed my view of the death penalty. It became crystal clear to me... [...]
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Dianne Feinstein built one of California's most successful political brands by standing up to her party's liberal wing. In her first run for statewide office in 1990, she defiantly faced down raucous booing from California Democratic Party delegates angry over her support for the death penalty.... [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Over the past quarter of a century, Sen. Dianne Feinstein has cast thousands of votes in Congress on behalf of California. Here's a brief look at some of her biggest or most controversial moves in Washington. Assault weapons ban Feinstein is perhaps best known for her 25-year quest to enact stricter... [...]
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With Democrats angling to win back control of the U.S. House, the new tax law and the failed attempt to repeal Obamacare may prove to be important campaign flashpoints against California Republicans, according to a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll. Sixty percent of registered voters statewide... [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Losing an undefeated season in the CIF Southern Section Division 1 title match is not an easy thing, especially against a rival. That's what the Newport Harbor High boys' volleyball team faced after Saturday's five-set loss to Corona del Mar at Cerritos College. Two days later, the Sailors were... [...]
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Police are searching for more possible victims of a 67-year-old man suspected of offering a woman discounted legal services on her husband's immigration case in exchange for sex. Jose E. Morales was arrested last month on suspicion of extortion after the woman visited a legal office in the 500... [...]
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The Los Angeles Football Club played a game that didn't mean anything Tuesday against a Borussia Dortmund team that had nothing to play for. And when it was over, both came away satisfied. Fittingly the game ended in a 1-1 draw, LAFC scoring first on Aaron Kovar's sliding redirection of a Lee Nguyen... [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Chris Taylor hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the sixth inning and Yasiel Puig followed with a solo shot, rallying the Los Angeles Dodgers past the NL West-leading Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Tuesday night. The victory snapped the Dodgers' five-game skid against Colorado at home, where they are just... [...]
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In Georgia's gubernatorial primary, Democrats elected a woman who could become the first black female governor in American history, but no Republican candidate gathered more than 50% of the vote — so the top two face a July runoff. Stacey Abrams secured the Democratic nomination, becoming the first... [...]
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A poem remembering a last road trip taken together before a long separation. [...]
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The newly re-elected president accused the American envoys of conspiring against his government and gave them 48 hours to leave. [...]
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Officials in Bangkok warned that demonstrators fighting for a return to civilian government had been identified through photographs and video footage, and that they could be prosecuted. [...]
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Two crucial witnesses turned against fellow defendants and revealed details of the failed effort to overthrow President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in 2016. [...]
Tue, May 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Here's what you need to know at the end of the day. [...]
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Israel immediately challenged the request, which came a week after at least 60 Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire in protests at the Gaza border. [...]
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The English city held a day of commemorations including a memorial service to honor the 22 who died, a moment of silence and an event bringing together more than 80 choirs. [...]
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A hospital demanded that a woman pay her bills before she could see her newborn twins, illustrating a plight that many face in the Chinese medical system. [...]
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Once unwanted relics, the booths are being retooled in imaginative ways, including as cellphone repair shops, tiny cafes and defibrillator sites. [...]
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North Korean denuclearization is off the table, at least in the short term. But there are other outcomes from the planned summit talks that President Trump might accept. [...]
Tue, May 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source

Mike Trout produces better as center fielder. If Angels move him,they have rocks in their heads! [...]
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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) Ukrainian police have accused most of the country's professional soccer clubs of match-fixing and launched a series of raids as the country prepares to host the Champions League final. [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
PARIS (AP) Forget about trying to decipher whether a recent loss on red clay is better or worse for Rafael Nadal's mind-set as the French Open arrives. [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
PARIS (AP) Men to watch at the French Open, where play begins Sunday: [...]
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PARIS (AP) Women to watch at the French Open, where play begins Sunday: [...]
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PARIS (AP) How well do you know the French Open? Give this quiz a try: [...]
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Harden scores 30, Rockets even series at 2 games apiece [...]
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MILWAUKEE -- For the second time this month, the Arizona Diamondbacks have lost six consecutive games. [...]
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LOS ANGELES -- The Colorado Rockies will bid farewell to the road Wednesday and don't be surprised if some tears are shed. [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Everywhere he looks at the moment Broncos linebacker Shane Ray spots motivation. [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source

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Judge orders a firm of Stormy Daniels’ attorney to pay a former partner who sued over compensation

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A US bankruptcy court judge on Tuesday ordered the law firm of Stormy Daniels’ attorney Michael Avenatti to pay... Read More

Analysis: Can Abrams win in the general election?

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Democrat Stacey Abrams won her party’s nomination in Georgia’s gubernatorial primary on Tuesday, becoming the first black woman in... Read More

Watch Stacey Abrams’ victory speech

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Stacey Abrams wins the Democratic primary in Georgia’s gubernatorial race, positioning her for a chance to become the nation’s... Read More

Democrats settle family feuds in Georgia, Kentucky and Texas

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Democrats will take a step toward settling several intra-party fights with Tuesday’s primaries in Georgia, Kentucky, Texas and Arkansas.... Read More