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New York explosion: 3 hurt, 1 in custody after 'attempted terrorist attack' at Port Authority bus station
(CNN) (BREAKING NEWS UPDATE PUBLISHED AT 9:53 A.M.). The suspect in custody after the New York explosion is Akayed Ullah, said Police Commissioner James O'Neill. Ullah wore an "improvised low-tech explosive device attached to his body," which he ...
New York Today: An Explosion in Times SquareNew York Times
Explosion reported in Manhattan; New York police say one person is in custodyWashington Post
1 Suspect In Custody, 4 Injured After 'Low-Tech' Explosion At Manhattan Subway StopNPR
New York Daily News -Fox News -ABC News
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The Crazy, Unbelievable Alabama Senate Race Careens To An End
"Unprecedented" is a term that was thrown around a lot to describe the crazy 2016 presidential election. Now, the Alabama Senate race may be giving that campaign a run for its money. The appointment of Luther Strange to succeed new Attorney General ...
How Trump came around to an accused child molesterPolitico
The Alabama Senate Race May Have Already Been DecidedNew York Times
Roy Moore's path toward the Senate paved with controversyCNN
USA TODAY -ABC News -U.S. News & World Report -Newsweek
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Washington Post

The Finance 202: Senate to draw red line on estate levy as part of tax negotiations
Washington Post
THE TICKER. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) and Senate Majority Leader Republican Mitch McConnell (R-Wisc.). (Reuters/Aaron P. Bernstein). The GOP tax bill that emerges from negotiations as soon as this week could prove less sweet for the Mars family ...
Republicans fret over tax bill's unpopularityThe Hill
GOP tax negotiators -- slowly but surely -- hammering out final bill detailsCNN
Today in Taxes: Busy Behind the ScenesWall Street Journal
Bloomberg -New York Times -Chicago Tribune -CBS News
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North Korea's newest claim: Kim Jong Un can control the weather
North Korea has made many incredulous claims about the powers of leader Kim Jong Un and his family. Now it's boasted of the greatest yet: He can control the weather. After releasing images this weekend of a smiling Kim on top of Mount Paektu, an active ...
America talks big but acts small when it comes to North KoreaThe Hill
What you can learn from watching North Korean soap operasWashington Post
Fearing the Worst, China Plans Refugee Camps on North Korean BorderNew York Times
Reuters -Newsweek -ABC News -The New Yorker
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Yahoo News

Putin declares victory on visit to air base in Syria
Yahoo News
Russian President Vladimir Putin, 2nd left, and Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, left, chat with Russian military pilots at the Hemeimeem air base in Syria, on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. Declaring a victory in Syria, Putin on Monday visited a Russian ...
Putin orders "significant part" of Russian forces in Syria to withdrawReuters
Putin says he will start pulling Russian forces from SyriaNew York Post
Russia's Putin orders 'significant' withdrawal of troops from SyriaUSA TODAY -Washington Post -CNN -BBC News
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Golden Globes Nominations: 'Shape of Water,' 'Big Little Lies' Score Big
Guillermo Del Toro's “The Shape of Water,” Steven Spielberg's “The Post,” and Martin McDonagh's “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” were among the big winners as nominations for the 75th Golden Globe Awards were unveiled in the wee hours on ...
Golden Globes nominations 2018: Complete list of nomineesWashington Post
Golden Globes: 'The Shape of Water' and 'Big Little Lies' Top NominationsNew York Times
'Shape of Water,' 'Big Little Lies' lead Golden Globe nominationsCNN
Los Angeles Times -USA TODAY -Slate Magazine (blog) -CBS News
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Mario Batali steps aside after accusations of habitual sexual harassment
Chef Mario Batali has been accused of habitually sexually harassing and inappropriately touching women as he ruled his food empire. Multiple anonymous women alleged in a story by online food-trade publication Eater New York that Batali had groped their ...
Bodycam video released after jury acquits ex-cop of murderCNN
Celebrity Chef Mario Batali Will 'Step Away' From Company After Sexual Misconduct AllegationsTIME
Mario Batali Steps Away From Restaurant Empire Following Sexual Misconduct AllegationsEater
Page Six -Chicago Tribune -Fox News
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Los Angeles Times

Essential California: Thomas fire spreads into Santa Barbara County
Los Angeles Times
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It's Monday, Dec. 11, and here's what's happening across California: TOP STORIES. The fires continue to burn. The Thomas fire raged with a new force through the weekend, expanding from ...
California Today: A Weekend of FiresNew York Times
Southern California's Thomas Fire explodes in size, threatens new areasFox News
Firefighters Protect Seaside California Towns as Blaze RagesU.S. News & World Report
BBC News -ABC News -CBS News
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Trump Loves Showing Off The White House Bathrooms
When he isn't watching four hours of television each day, President Donald Trump reportedly has a fondness for showing off the White House's storied bathrooms. In a New York Times article published on Saturday chronicling Trump's often unusual habits ...
Donald Trump reportedly watches up to 8 hours of TV every

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Washington Post

A boy shared the pain of being bullied — inspiring thousands to show him love
Washington Post
While fighting back tears, young Keaton Jones couldn't stop asking one question: Why? “Just out of curiosity, why do they bully? What's the point of it?” he asks his mother while in the passenger seat of a parked car. “Why do you find joy in taking ...
Tennessee Football Players Meet Keaton Jones, The Boy Who Spoke Against BullyingSports Illustrated
Chris Evans, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and More Support Bullied Student Keaton Jones After Heartbreaking VideoEntertainment Tonight
Tennessee boy's heart-wrenching video about bullying rallies massive supportAOL -Daily Beast
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