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Who Needs the Hamptons When You Have the Parker House?

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Sunday - August 20, 2017 - 6:40am
Open since 1878, this seaside manse has become party central for a large group of Snapchatting, shot-chugging 20-somethings. It also serves lunch....
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Iraqi Forces Start Offensive to Retake Tal Afar From ISIS

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Sunday - August 20, 2017 - 4:10am
Tal Afar is one of the last big cities in Iraq still under control of extremists....
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A Hmong Rice Farmer in Transition

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Sunday - August 20, 2017 - 4:00am
Sapa in northwest Vietnam is a place of rice terrace farming. Hear from Mái, a Hmong rice farmer, on how the changing climate is affecting the rice harvest....
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When Self-Criticism Was an Order, These Portraits Were Revolutionary

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Sunday - August 20, 2017 - 2:33am
“Cultural Revolution Selfies,” a new book by Wang Qiuhang, includes subversive images, taken during China’s Cultural Revolution, of the photographer himself....
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Dick Gregory, 84, Dies; Found Humor in the Civil Rights Struggle

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 10:06pm
A black satirist who gave white audiences a deeper feel for the nation’s shameful racial history....
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New York Police Officers Rally in Support of Colin Kaepernick

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 8:52pm
About 80 people, including Frank Serpico, gathered in Brooklyn to show solidarity for the former San Francisco 49ers player who refused to stand during the national anthem....
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Thousands Protest Against White Supremacy

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 6:29pm
Demonstrators poured into the nation’s streets and parks over the weekend to denounce white supremacy and Nazism, one week after clashes between far-right demonstrators and counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Va., turned deadly....
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Stephen Bannon’s Path from Breitbart to the West Wing, and Back

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 6:07pm
A guide to reporting by The New York Times about the former White House chief strategist and the news he generated during his 366 days working for President Trump....
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In Serbian Refugee Center, a ‘Little Picasso’ Dreams of Art and Asylum

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 4:14pm
Farhad Nouri, 10, originally from Afghanistan, has won acclaim for his artwork, but he spends his days dreaming of asylum for him and his family....
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Aryana Saeed, Afghan Pop Star, Won’t Let Mullahs Stop the Show

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 4:14pm
Pressure from conservative clerics forced Ms. Saeed to move, but not cancel, a concert that was to be staged at Ghazi Stadium in Kabul, a place made notorious by the Taliban’s executions of women....
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500 Neo-Nazis Rally in Berlin, and Meet Strong Opposition

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 4:14pm
The neo-Nazis, who gathered to observe the 30th anniversary of the death of Rudolph Hess, were outnumbered by counterprotesters, who blocked their attempt to reach the prison where Hess died....
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Stuart J. Thompson, Award-Winning Broadway Producer, Dies at 62

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 4:11pm
Mr. Thompson, whose productions were nominated for 20 Tony Awards and won six, helped mount hits like “The Book of Mormon.” “He elevated me,” said Patti LuPone....
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A Deal Breaker for Trump’s Supporters? Nope. Not This Time, Either.

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 3:30pm
It was a week of turmoil, but it seemed to prove an immutable rule of the Trump presidency: People see what they want to see, even if others see something very different....
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With Color and Fury, Anti-American Posters Appear in North Korea

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 3:30pm
The posters were unveiled this past week amid tensions over the country’s nuclear program....
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Spain, a Leader in Foiling Attacks, Falls Victim to One Anyway

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Saturday - August 19, 2017 - 2:12pm
Spain has a reputation as one of Europe’s most dogged counterterrorism operators, and officials are struggling to answer how a group of youths carried out a deadly attack....
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