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Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2001, he projected himself and his organization as the world's conscience and moral arbiter, despite a series of failures and scandals. [...]
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Some hospital emergency departments are giving people medicine for withdrawal, plugging a hole in a system that too often fails to provide immediate treatment. [...]
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We assessed President Trump's claims about Russia's interference in the 2016 election and the ensuing federal investigation of his campaign. [...]
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R.I.P. Queen of Soul. The trials of Elon Musk. Madonna is 60. What the heck is cubing? Meet Rashida Tlaib. And more. [...]
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In a memo filed Friday evening, Robert Mueller said that George Papadopoulos's attempts to mislead the F.B.I. had a significant effect on the investigation into Russian election interference. [...]
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Ms. Ocasio-Cortez, a democratic socialist candidate for Congress in New York, called the controversy a “nonstory.” [...]
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Watch out, the secretary of education is on the loose. [...]
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The decision could be a major setback for the effort to prosecute the five detainees who are accused of aiding the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. [...]
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When you see someone who looks like you, it reveals what is possible. [...]
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It is in the striving, and also in what we are striving for. [...]
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Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died. He was 80. His foundation announced his death in Switzerland on Saturday in a tweet, saying he died after... [...]
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Originally built by Fred Smathers, the designer-builder known for his reinterpretations of the Mediterranean style, this Nichols Canyon residence has been expanded and reimagined as a new contemporary. Much like Smathers' original projects, the two-story home is set up to handle a party crowd.... [...]
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Travel managers for big corporations love saving money, but most won't let their employees book the cheapest fares on business trips and the reason may have to do with how much workers can get done in the cramped, back-of-the-plane seats. That was one of the findings of a study by Airlines Reporting... [...]
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Horse racing newsletter [...]
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California faces a huge challenge as fires get bigger, faster and increasingly destructive. [...]
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When President Trump spoke to Marines at the Miramar Air Station in San Diego on March 13, he threw out an idea that he suggested had just come to him. "You know, I was saying it the other day, because we're doing a tremendous amount of work in space — I said maybe we need a new force. We'll call... [...]
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Reviews by Leah Ollman (L.O.). Openings Ink: Stories on Skin Exhibition focuses on historical and cultural aspects of tattoo art in Southern California through the decades. Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave., Long Beach. Opens Sat.; ends Jan. 21. Closed Mon.-Tue. $7, $10; under 12,... [...]
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Compiled by Matt Cooper California Philharmonic The orchestra wraps its summer season with selections from John Williams' film scores for “Star Wars”, “E.T.,” “Jurassic Park,” “Raiders of the Lost Ark” and the “Harry Potter” franchise, plus highlights from Bernstein's “The Young Person's Guide... [...]
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Compiled by Matt Cooper Memoirs of a ... Unicorn Dancer-choreographer Marjani Forté-Saunders performs this solo evening-length dance piece inspired by stories from her Arkansas-born father's life. Ford Theatres, 2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East, Hollywood. Fri.-Sat., 8:30 p.m. $25. (323) 461-3673. Letters... [...]
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Capsule reviews are by Philip Brandes (P.B.), F. Kathleen Foley (F.K.F.), Margaret Gray (M.G.), Charles McNulty (C.M.) and Daryl H. Miller (D.H.M.). Openings High Street Broadcast Old-fashioned radio-style show features original music, comedy sketches, and a tale of suspense with live sound effects.... [...]
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Angered by the demolition of many of the historical buildings where they live in France, an impoverished community of outsiders protested and officials backed down. But the truce is only temporary. [...]
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The German chancellor and the Russian president are set to meet on Saturday. Their discussions will be influenced by a long history of alienation and rapprochements. [...]
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The death of Bishop Epiphanius, found in a pool of blood, has exposed simmering tensions in the cloistered world of Egypt's ancient desert monasteries. [...]
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The sasquatch gets its day in court and Montreal's multilingual comedian. [...]
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Maryam Montague, a former humanitarian aid worker turned social entrepreneur, is inspiring girls to stay in school in a place where many drop out at puberty to marry. [...]
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An acrimonious vote in Parliament may be a prelude to the difficult path ahead for the new prime minister, who repeated his anti-corruption campaign theme in a brief speech. [...]
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Heavy rains have caused some of the region's worst flooding in nearly a century, killing more than 300 people and displacing thousands. [...]
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The anniversary commemorations were designed to set aside tensions over independence for Catalonia. But politics crept in. [...]
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The punishments underscored the determination of President Xi Jinping to move beyond the scandal and restore confidence in the nation's health care system. [...]
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Torrential rains left at least 167 people dead, and hundreds of thousands more have been made homeless. [...]
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Mike Trout produces better as center fielder. If Angels move him,they have rocks in their heads! [...]
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Rookie Kohl Stewart gets another shot at his first career major-league win when the Twins take on the Tigers [...]
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Marshall must replace 3,000-yard passer Chase Litton but returns nine starters on each side of the ball entering the 2018 season [...]
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Memphis must replace key players but believes it can keep winning after finishing just shy of American title last year [...]
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Scottie Montgomery hopes this is the year things get turned back around at East Carolina [...]
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New faces, same expectations for Southern Mississippi [...]
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Making all this salsa is keeping Matt Carpenter busy: “I'm all in on the salsa. I've got to make this every day. I've got to make it on the road. I've got to make it before we go on the road. … On Saturday night, if we're leaving Sunday after the game, I'll make a huge batch.” [...]
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Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run home run, Steven Souza Jr. drove in three [...]
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Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run home run, Steven Souza Jr. drove in three and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres 9-4 [...]
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Padres manager Andy Green talks about Lucchesi, Villanueva's health after 9-4 loss [...]
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The Nobel Peace Prize winner served as United Nations secretary-general from 1997-2006

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Former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize winner Kofi Annan has died at age 80, a UN agency confirmed... Read More

Trump: I’ve never respected Brennan

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Former CIA Director John Brennan criticized President Donald Trump on Friday for revoking his security clearance and said the... Read More