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Donald Trump, Gavin Grimm, Oscars: Your Friday Briefing

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 8:04am
Here’s what you need to know to start your day....
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In Kim Jong-nam Killing, a Common Migration Tale Takes a Dark Turn

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 7:46am
Before being accused in the killing of Kim Jong-un’s half brother, Doan Thi Huong was one of millions of Southeast Asians living abroad in search of work....
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New York Today: New York Today: How Warm Weather Affects Our Behavior

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 7:20am
Friday: Weather-controlled moods, weekend events, and good news....
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Israel Denies a Work Visa to Human Rights Watch Researcher

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 7:03am
The advocacy group, which has worked in the country for decades, said the rejection was “part of a pattern” of actions by the government to close off criticism....
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China and North Korea Reveal Sudden, and Deep, Cracks in Their Friendship

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 6:32am
Beijing’s suspension of coal imports that have helped prop up the North prompted a furious response, a sign that relations may have reached a breaking point....
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So, Um, How Do You, Like, Stop Using Filler Words?

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 5:45am
Experts say awareness and practice are the keys to stop using interjections that can make you seem nervous or unintelligent....
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Best of Late Night: Late Night Shows Weigh In on the ‘Bathroom Debate’

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 5:02am
The hosts took aim at President Trump for his decision to rescind protections for transgender students over bathroom choice....
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Murder in the 4-0: After a Killing: ‘I Only Wanted to Scare Them’

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 5:00am
A scuffle over a case of beer left in a South Bronx doorway ended with an aspiring rapper shot dead and an expectant father in jail....
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The Public Editor: Friday Mailbag: Faulty Headlines, Insensitive Descriptions

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 5:00am
The “middle-class people who have run out of money,” they are different from you and me. Plus some other odd wording choices....
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Economic Trends: The Big Question for the U.S. Economy: How Much Room Is There to Grow?

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 5:00am
The nation is close to what economists believe is full productive capacity. The Trump administration’s ambitious growth targets depend on how much slack remains....
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Modern Love: When Your Greatest Romance Is a Friendship

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 5:00am
A writer seeking solitude in a small town finds himself developing a deep and unlikely bond with his elderly neighbor....
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Small Co-ops: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 5:00am
The good news: In a small co-op building your fellow residents become like family. That’s also the bad news....
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Indian Foreign Minister ‘Shocked’ by Kansas Shooting

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 4:49am
The Indian news media extensively covered the killing of an Indian engineer in a bar outside Kansas City. U.S. officials were trying to determine whether it was a hate crime....
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China Names Guo Shuqing, a Rapid-Fire Regulator, to Oversee Troubled Banks

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 3:14am
The appointment of the respected official could signal Beijing’s desire to address deep financial problems holding back the Chinese economy....
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VX Nerve Agent: A Deadly Weapon, Rarely Seen

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 2:32am
The substance, classified as a chemical weapon and kept for decades in the arsenals of many militaries, has never been used in combat....
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