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New York Times
  1. If Not Pelosi, Who? The Question Hovers Over a Simmering RebellionSun, 18 Nov 2018 21:58:39 GMT
    Among House Democrats, some strongly believe it is time for Nancy Pelosi to step aside for new leadership. But a serious challenger has yet to step forward. More...
  2. Vote-Stealing Battle in Florida Portends More Distrust in System for 2020Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:26:38 GMT
    More than just a flashback to 2000, the Florida recount is an ominous dry run for messaging about vote-stealing that will further erode confidence in the election process. More...
  3. Rick Scott Wins Florida Senate Race After RecountMon, 19 Nov 2018 03:20:45 GMT
    Senator Bill Nelson, a three-term Democrat, lost his Senate seat to Florida’s current Republican governor in a tight race. More...
REUTERS
  1. Grim search for 1,276 missing after deadliest California wildfireSun, 18 Nov 2018 19:52:48 -0500
    Authorities sifted through the charred wreckage of California's deadliest ever wildfire on Sunday, searching for any signs of the 1,276 people now listed as missing after the Camp Fire tore through the mountain town of Paradise. More...
  2. Republican Scott secures Florida U.S. Senate seat after recountSun, 18 Nov 2018 18:27:21 -0500
    Rick Scott, Florida's outgoing governor, was declared the winner on Sunday of his hard-fought U.S. Senate race against incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson following a hand recount of ballots, giving Republicans control of both of the state's Senate seats for the first time since the 19th century. More...
  3. Former NYC mayor Bloomberg giving Johns Hopkins $1.8 billion for financial aidSun, 18 Nov 2018 17:19:51 -0500
    Former New York City mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg is giving $1.8 billion to Johns Hopkins University for student financial aid at his alma mater, Bloomberg said in an opinion piece published on Sunday in The New York Times. More...
  4. PG&E reports another outage on morning when California fire startedSun, 18 Nov 2018 17:04:21 -0500
    California utility PG&E Corp , facing investor concerns over its possible role in the deadly Camp Fire in Northern California, has reported another power-line outage that it experienced on the morning of Nov. 8 when the blaze started. More...
Lifestyle
  1. Nigerian millennials fuel domestic tourismSun, 18 Nov 2018 11:31:16 -0500
    Deola Akeju stood under the gushing waterfalls of Ikogosi in western Nigeria, laughing with her friends and other travelers as they explored the forest's pools and streams. More...
  2. Stolen Picasso resurfaces in Romania six years laterSun, 18 Nov 2018 10:08:58 -0500
    A painting believed to be "Tte dArlequin" by Pablo Picasso stolen in 2012 from Rotterdams Kunsthal museum has turned up in Romania, prosecutors said on Sunday. More...
  3. Oh boy - vintage Mickey Mouse posters to fetch thousands at auctionFri, 16 Nov 2018 16:29:04 -0500
    Seven rare vintage posters of Mickey Mouse are expected to fetch thousands of dollars at an auction that coincides with the 90th anniversary of the cartoon character's first film appearance. More...
Business News
  1. Oil prices climb amid expected OPEC cut, but markets remain warySun, 18 Nov 2018 22:14:58 -0500
    Oil prices rose around 1 percent on Monday as traders expected top exporter Saudi Arabia to push producer club OPEC to cut supply toward year-end. More...
  2. Asia shares inch up, Fed caution curbs dollarSun, 18 Nov 2018 21:29:07 -0500
    Asian shares crept cautiously higher on Monday amid conflicting signals on the chance of a truce in the Sino-U.S. trade dispute, while the Federal Reserve's new-found concern on the global economy undermined the dollar. More...
  3. People are our greatest asset. Wanna buy them?Sun, 18 Nov 2018 19:17:22 -0500
    Eastern Europe's chronic labor shortage is feeding into corporate takeover activity, with some companies making acquisitions to snap up skilled workers or obtain expertise needed to expand their businesses. More...
  4. With new CEO, Telecom Italia 'opera' edges towards finaleSun, 18 Nov 2018 18:17:10 -0500
    Barely a year into the job as the boss of Italy's biggest telecoms company, Amos Genish had just finished celebrating a joint venture with electronics group Samsung at a dinner in South Korea when a WhatsApp message arrived sealing his fate. More...
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