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Trump and Russia: A timeline of the investigation

Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating Russian government interference in the 2016 presidential election and any connections to President Trump's campaign, leading to criminal charges against four people involved in the Trump campaign so far. Here's a timeline of key events:<p>November 9, 2013<p>…

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CVS Health to acquire Aetna for $69 billion in year's largest acquisition | Reuters

(Reuters) - U.S. drugstore chain operator CVS Health Corp (CVS.N) said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc (AET.N) for $69 billion, seeking to tackle soaring healthcare spending through lower-cost medical services in pharmacies.<p>This year’s largest corporate acquisition …

Pharma

The Astros Achieve World Series Glory Thanks to Charlie Morton and a Little Community Spirit

LOS ANGELES — How do you measure strength, as in the capacity of Houston Strong? Material strength, for example, can be defined as the ability to …

Baseball

PENGUINS REPEAT, WIN FIFTH STANLEY CUP

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Too many times movie sequels fail to live up to the original. Perhaps if he ever tires of hockey, Penguins coach Mike Sullivan can …

World Championships 2017: Usain Bolt 'says goodbye to everything' as he retires

Usain Bolt said he was "saying goodbye to everything" and "almost cried" as his successful career came to a close at the World Championships in London.

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Aaron Judge could be the face of baseball, but he’s not the hero the sport needs right now.

A couple months ago, Jimmy Fallon did a segment with New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge. The towering right fielder is set up at a desk in …

Warriors win NBA title, Kevin Durant claims Finals MVP

OAKLAND — Game 4 had erased the Warriors’ chance at playoff perfection. Game 5 was attached to rising angst about a repeat of last June’s collapse in …

Super Bowl 2017: Tom Brady leads Patriots to historic comeback win

Pats rally from 28-3 deficit in third quarter to beat Atlanta Falcons Super Bowl 51 in pictures Everything but the football: commercials, halftime and more<p>So America hasn’t changed that much in the last few months after all: the New England Patriots are the Super Bowl champions once again. They …

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Top 10 Compact Cameras for Travelers

Upgrade your travel photos with these lightweight cameras that pack a punch.<p><i>Tom O'Brien is a mechanical engineer and the photo engineer for</i> National Geographic <i>magazine. He designs and builds custom equipment for the photographers of the magazine. You can follow him on Instagram …

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4 behaviors that may cut the risk of cancer by 30 percent

Researchers have figured out that about 30 percent of new cancer diagnoses and half of all cancer deaths in the US could be avoided.<p>That's a lot. So what's the secret? The most obvious way is to never smoke or to quit, but the researchers found three other lifestyle factors that matter a lot, too: …

The Ghost of Matt Lauer

Why the departure of the longtime Today show host—who was abruptly fired by NBC after an allegation of sexual impropriety—represents much more than a casting change<p>“We just learned this moments ago, just this morning. As I’m sure you can imagine, we are devastated and we are still processing all of …

100 Notable Books of 2017

<i>The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review. This list represents books reviewed since Dec.</i> <i>4</i><i>, 201</i><i>6</i><i>, when we published our previous Notables list.</i><p><b>Fiction & Poetry</b><p><b>AMERICAN WAR.</b> <i>By Omar El Akkad. (Knopf, $26.95.)</i> This haunting debut novel …

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Best Smart Home Products of 2017 Photos

With the trifecta of Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the winter holidays around the corner, it is the perfect time to give back to the one place that has always taken care of you and your family. That's right, we're talking about your home. And what better way to turn the leaf to a new year than by …

The 25 Best Inventions of 2017

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The Danger of President Pence

Trump’s critics yearn for his exit. But Mike Pence, the corporate right’s inside man, poses his own risks.<p>On September 14th, the right-wing pundit Ann Coulter, who last year published a book titled “In Trump We Trust,” expressed what a growing number of Americans, including conservatives, have been …

Cassini, NASA's 13-year Saturn mission, has ended

<b>(CNN) —</b> Contact has been lost with the Cassini spacecraft after it completed a "death dive" into the upper atmosphere of Saturn and transmitted its final signal, according to NASA.<p>The spacecraft deliberately sank into Saturn's upper atmosphere at a high speed and plunged itself into the planet just …

Astronomy

The five most important things from Apple’s iPhone X event

It’s September, and that means that there are some new iPhones in town.<p>Specifically, there were three new phones announced today at Apple’s fall event: the high-end iPhone X, which was the star of the show with a new bezel-less design, OLED screen, and 3D face-scanning tech. There’s also the iPhone …

Charlottesville Faces Its Own Past After Rally Turns Deadly

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Residents of Charlottesville — reeling after a driver plowed his car into a crowd of anti-fascist protesters — turned their attention to the deep-seated divisions that may have attracted hate groups to the town in the first place.<p>"I think in a Southern city, Southern town, …

Rights & Freedoms

Strangers know your social class in the first seven words you say, study finds

What we wear and buy are status symbols we can purchase to show off our economic success in the workplace. But a new study shows that there are …

Social Sciences

Down the Breitbart Hole

The editor in chief of Breitbart News is a 31-year-old craft beer enthusiast from Los Angeles named Alexander Marlow. Probably starting about here, the official style guide of The New York Times Magazine would have me refer to him as ‘‘Marlow,’’ but this is a story about storytelling — about the …

Journalism

Can good hospital design improve your health? - CNN Style

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Real Madrid Drubs Juventus to Win Champions League: Pictures

Comey Testifies Before Senate Committee: Pictures

New York City Politics

Your 2017 Summer Movie Preview - The Atlantic

The summer-movie season may feel like it starts earlier and earlier every year, but it is now truly upon us, which means franchise-starters, epic revivals, and superheroes galore almost every week. On top of the big-budget fare, there are plenty of indie sensations waiting to be discovered—read on …

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Trump Picks Christopher Wray to Be F.B.I. Director

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Wednesday announced that he had selected Christopher A. Wray to be his F.B.I. director, turning to a former federal prosecutor who recently defended Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey in the so-called Bridgegate scandal to lead an agency under a harsh political …

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Local elections 2018: date, how and where to vote, and when to register by

Every year in May, voters in the UK make their way to polling stations to have their say on how the country and their local area is run. Last year saw two elections: the local election on May 4 and the general election on June 8.<p>In 2018 we will have another local election, with more than 4,300 …

Comey: White House lied about me, FBI

https://videos.posttv.com/washpost-production/Reuters/20170608/593964fae4b04441d53ef3af/5939661be4b00249e68a7424_1439399835595-cf9g26_t_1496933942400_1280_720_2000.mp4<p>Former FBI director James B. Comey on Thursday used a dramatic appearance before a national audience to sharply criticize the …

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James Comey’s Intellectual History

More than three decades before the F.B.I. began investigating whether members of Donald Trump’s Presidential campaign had colluded with the Russian government, James Comey—the Bureau’s recently fired director—envisioned a Russian conquest of America. He was then a senior at the College of William & …

Comey’s Political Shrewdness Is on Display in Tussle With Trump

WASHINGTON — The morning, at least, seemed to go reasonably well for President Trump. He announced a new F.B.I. director, and two intelligence chiefs told Congress the president had never pressured them to interfere in the investigation into Russian election meddling.<p>And then James B. Comey, the …

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Who Are the Members of the Senate Intelligence Committee?

Who are the people who questioned James Comey?<p>Mr. Comey, the former director of the F.B.I., testified in front of the members of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday. Here’s a brief list of the senators on the committee, their backgrounds and their history with Mr. Comey.<p><b>Richard Burr,</b> …

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