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Posted: February 25, 2018, 10:47 am

BBC News

China proposes to let Xi Jinping extend presidency beyond 2023
BBC News
China's governing Communist Party has proposed removing a clause in the constitution which limits presidencies service to two five-year terms. The move would allow the current President Xi Jinping to remain as leader after he is due to step down. There ...
China Moves to Allow Xi to Stay in Power by Abolishing Term LimitNew York Times
China proposes removal of two-term limit, potentially paving way for President Xi Jinping to stay onWashington Post
China poised to end two-term limit on presidencyFinancial Times
The Japan Times
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Posted: February 25, 2018, 10:36 am

Bollywood's 'first female superstar' Sridevi Kapoor dies, aged 54
Indian actress Sridevi, arguably Bollywood's first female superstar, died in Dubai after cardiac arrest, media reported on Sunday, aged 54. Sridevi is survived by her husband – producer Boney Kapoor – and daughters Jhanvi and Khushi. She was in Dubai ...
Sridevi died after fainting in hotel room, body expected in Mumbai this evening: UpdatesHindustan Times
Sridevi, the actorLivemint
Sridevi obituary: From Bollywood actress to Indian iconBBC News
The Daily Star
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Posted: February 25, 2018, 9:42 am

Washington Post

Are US and North Korean officials meeting at the Olympics? Some clues suggest so.
Washington Post
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — North Korea sent one of its top officials dealing with American affairs to South Korea on Sunday, renewing speculation that a meeting between representatives from Pyongyang and Washington could take place on the sidelines of ...
North Korean delegation arrives for Olympics closing showABC News
3 Signs the Korean Olympics Truce Won't LastThe Atlantic
Ivanka Trump may greet North Korean official at Pyeongchang closing
Toronto Star -South China Morning Post -Fox News -The New Yorker
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Posted: February 25, 2018, 8:25 am

Washington Post

Syrian capital, its suburbs calm after UN cease-fire vote
Washington Post
BEIRUT — The Syrian capital and its embattled eastern suburbs were relatively calm on Sunday, following the U.N. Security Council's unanimous approval of a resolution demanding a 30-day cease-fire across Syria, opposition activists and residents of ...
Iran says attacks on 'terrorists' in Damascus suburbs to continue: agencyReuters
UN votes for a cease-fire in Syria but will it make a difference?Los Angeles Times
Syrian forces begin new offensive in Eastern
The Atlantic
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Posted: February 25, 2018, 7:53 am

Los Angeles Times

Report: Testy phone call means Mexican president won't be visiting White House any time soon
Los Angeles Times
President Trump and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto meet on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, in 2017. (Saul Loeb / AFP/Getty Images). Tentative plans for a trip by Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to the White House have ...
Mexico Cancels Meeting After Trump Refuses to Avoid Border-Wall TalkWall Street Journal
Mexican President Cancels Trip To Washington After Heated Call With Donald TrumpHuffPost
Mexican president delays trip to US after testy border wall chat with TrumpNew York Daily News
Washington Post -CNN -The Sun Daily -The Hill
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Posted: February 25, 2018, 4:43 am

New York Post

China not happy with latest US sanctions for North Korea
New York Post
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang speaks during a press conference on U.S sanctions against North Korea. Getty Images. More On: china · China may be eager to sell Waldorf Astoria after seizing control · The Waldorf Astoria is now controlled by ...
China: New US sanctions threaten cooperation over North
North Korea says it will consider any maritime blockade an act of
US imposes more North Korea sanctions, Trump warns of 'phase two'Reuters

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Posted: February 25, 2018, 3:29 am


Democratic Memo Defends FBI Surveillance of Ex-Trump Adviser
Wall Street Journal
Carter Page, shown Nov. 2, was a foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. He hasn't been accused of any wrongdoing. Photo: J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press. By. Peter Nicholas and. Peter Nicholas. The Wall Street Journal ...
5 Takeaways From the Release of the Democratic MemoNew York Times
US Democrats' memo charges Republicans trying to undermine Russia probesReuters
Democrats' new Russia memo is an anti-Trump political attackFox News
The Atlantic -CNN -Miami Herald -USA TODAY
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Posted: February 25, 2018, 1:44 am

Washington Post

NRA lashes out at boycott movement as United, Delta and other corporations cut ties
Washington Post
The National Rifle Association lashed out at corporations rushing to abandon it, as companies from United Airlines to Best Western have cut ties with the gun lobby group under pressure from a boycott movement following a Feb. 14 high school shooting ...
The True Source of the NRA's Clout: Mobilization, Not DonationsNew York Times
These Companies Are Sticking By The NRAHuffPost
Travel and hotel companies break ties to the NRA amid anger over Florida school shootingLos Angeles Times
CNNMoney -USA TODAY -CBS News -The Hill
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Posted: February 24, 2018, 9:10 pm


How Skadden, the Giant Law Firm, Got Entangled in the Mueller Investigation
New York Times
WASHINGTON — For much of its 70-year history, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has been a go-to firm for Wall Street, representing corporations like Pfizer and DuPont in acquisitions and becoming the first law firm in history to broker $1 trillion ...
US Says Manafort Secretly Paid Ex-EU Leaders to Pitch UkraineBloomberg
Ex-Trump aide pleads guilty, will cooperate in Russia probeWTOP
The Russia Investigations: More Pleas, More Charges — Any More Preparation?NPR
Washington Post -Reuters -The Atlantic -National Review
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Posted: February 24, 2018, 4:59 pm