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Mexico earthquake: Searches could last weeks
Mexico City (CNN) Hiram Navarro had reasons for hope and despair Friday as rescuers hunted for his brother and dozens of others who were feared to be in a Mexico City office building that collapsed in this week's magnitude 7.1 earthquake. The good news ...
Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City districtWashington Post
Tempers fray as search for survivors winds down after Mexico quakeReuters
Video shows dramatic rescue after Mexico earthquakeCBS News
U.S. News & World Report -WTVD-TV -New York Post
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Posted: September 23, 2017, 3:13 am


Trump touts 'Big Luther's' loyalty, electability at Alabama rally
(CNN) President Donald Trump sought to make the case to Alabama voters Friday night that Sen. Luther Strange is more electable than his opponent, Roy Moore. At a raucous rally in Huntsville, the President warned that that former judge Moore could lose ...
At Alabama Rally, Trump Toggles Between Republican LoyalistsNew York Times
As Trump campaigns for Strange in Alabama, he expresses some doubts: 'I might have made a mistake'Washington Post
Trump, rallying in Alabama, wades into a broad intraparty battlePolitico
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Posted: September 23, 2017, 2:44 am

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Mnuchin flew on government jet to Washington following appearance at Trump Tower
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin flew on a government jet from New York City to Washington following a news conference with President Trump last month at Trump Tower, according to a Treasury investigator now reviewing the trip. The flight, first ...

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Posted: September 23, 2017, 12:01 am

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DHS tells states about Russian hacking during 2016 election
Washington Post
The Department of Homeland Security contacted election officials in 21 states Friday to notify them that they had been targeted by Russian government hackers during the 2016 election campaign. Three months ago, DHS officials said that people connected ...
States finally find out: Did Russian hackers target them?Politico
Senate's Warner Faults Late US Notification of Election HacksBloomberg
Russians tried to hack election systems of 21 states in 2016, officials sayUSA TODAY
Reuters -The Hill -CBS News -TechCrunch
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Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:58 pm


Hurricane Maria skirts Turks and Caicos as Puerto Rico endures fresh flooding
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Hurricane Maria, the second major hurricane to wreak havoc in the Caribbean this month, skirted by the Turks and Caicos Islands on Friday and was blamed for fresh flooding on Puerto Rico two days after ravaging the U.S ...
Facing Months in the Dark, Ordinary Life in Puerto Rico is 'Beyond Reach'New York Times
'Thousands of people could die': 70000 in Puerto Rico urged to evacuate with dam in 'imminent' dangerWashington Post
Failing Dam Poses New Crisis on Puerto Rico Amid Flooding From Hurricane MariaU.S. News & World Report -CNN -Miami Herald -Los Angeles Times
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Posted: September 22, 2017, 10:12 pm


Facebook drops no-vote stock plan, Zuck will sell shares to fund philanthropy
Mark Zuckerberg has gotten so rich that he can fund his philanthropic foundation and retain voting control without Facebook having to issue a proposed non-voting class of stock that faced shareholder resistance. Today Facebook announced that it's ...
Facebook's Frankenstein MomentNew York Times
Facebook's greatest fear is coming trueMashable
A power struggle between Facebook and investors just ended with Facebook dropping plans to issue non-voting sharesBusiness Insider
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Posted: September 22, 2017, 9:14 pm


Officials: No decision yet on travel ban replacement
Two days before President Donald Trump's ban on travel from six majority-Muslim nations is set to run out, top administration officials said there was still no decision from the president on what sorts of restrictions will replace that controversial ...
'Tough' but 'tailored' entry restrictions await Trump's approvalWashington Post
Trump Considering New Restrictions To Replace His Trademark Travel BanNPR
Trump Weighs Replacing His Travel Ban With Tailored RestrictionsBloomberg
Washington Examiner -Los Angeles Times -TIME
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Posted: September 22, 2017, 9:08 pm


Looks like John McCain just killed Obamacare repeal, again
(CNN) As official Washington began to wind down on a unseasonably sweaty Friday afternoon, John McCain dropped a bombshell that threatened to end the last-ditch attempt by Republicans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. "I cannot in good ...
Why McCain screwed the GOP on Obamacare repeal — againPolitico
The Cassidy-Graham bill probably won't become law. And more than half of America is good with that.Washington Post
Why John McCain opposed the GOP's latest repeal attemptThe Hill
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Posted: September 22, 2017, 8:08 pm

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Trump administration rescinds Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assault
Washington Post
The Trump administration on Friday withdrew Obama-era guidance on how colleges and universities should respond to sexual violence, giving schools flexibility to use a higher standard of evidence in judging cases and formally shifting the federal stance ...
Betsy DeVos Reverses Obama-era Policy on Campus Sexual Assault InvestigationsNew York Times
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos replaces Obama-era guidelines for handling sexual assault on campusLos Angeles Times
Betsy DeVos scraps Obama-era college sexual misconduct rulesUSA TODAY
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Posted: September 22, 2017, 4:33 pm


This is no way to dismantle a nuclear bomb
Ian Bond is the Director of foreign policy at the Centre for European Reform, a think-tank based in London and Brussels. The opinions in this article belong to the author. (CNN) Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un are doing their best to make a bad situation ...

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Posted: September 22, 2017, 3:55 pm