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You can buy vapes illegally on eBay — and these senators want the practice to end - The Verge
Online marketplaces like eBay and Alibaba are awash in illegal e-cigarettes. It has become a home for teens looking to vape who may not be of legal smoking ...
The Amy Sherald Effect - The New Yorker
The Amy Sherald Effect The New Yorker
In the painter's realism, race applies as a condition and a cause for resetting the mainstream of Western art, Peter Schjeldahl writes.
Purdue Pharma, drugmaker accused of fueling the opioid epidemic, files for bankruptcy - The Washi...
Purdue Pharma, the drug manufacturer accused of triggering the nation's epidemic of opioid addiction through its sale of the profitable but highly addictive ...
Nearly 50,000 UAW workers go on strike against GM, America's biggest automaker - CNN
New York (CNN Business) The United Auto Workers union went out on strike against General Motors Sunday night, the first work stoppage in the US auto ...
Attacks on Saudi oil supply effectively wipe out the world's spare capacity, S&P Platts says - CNBC
The attacks on critical oil production facilities in Saudi Arabia over the weekend will effectively wipe out the world's spare oil capacity, an expert from S&P Global ...
Going to the Restaurant, by Jenny Slate - The New Yorker
Going to the Restaurant, by Jenny Slate The New Yorker
Shouts & Murmurs by Jenny Slate: Tonight I will eat a burned-up bird and drink liquefied old grapes. I'm so excited that I put skin-colored paint on my face and ...
The Fight for the Latino Vote in Florida - The New Yorker
The Fight for the Latino Vote in Florida The New Yorker
Immigration, taxes, and health care matter, but a foreign-policy issue has taken center stage, Jonathan Blitzer writes.
Constance Wu’s Hollywood Destiny - The New Yorker
Constance Wu’s Hollywood Destiny The New Yorker
The mid-July sun at Waialua, on the north shore of Oahu, was already so unforgiving at 9 a.m. that the ice in a cooler of LaCroix near the foot of Constance Wu's ...
Review: Edward Snowden and the Rise of Whistle-Blower Culture in “Permanent Record” - The New Yorker
One of Edward J. Snowden's earliest memories is of sneaking around the house and turning back the time on all the clocks in the hope of tricking his parents into ...
‘Game of Thrones’ Dominates at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards - The New York Times
‘Game of Thrones’ Dominates at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards The New York Times
“Game of Thrones” has won more Emmys than any other drama in the history of television. Did anyone think it would go out quietly for its final turn? The HBO ...
No, James Murdoch Doesn’t Watch “Succession” - The New Yorker
No, James Murdoch Doesn’t Watch “Succession” The New Yorker
After leaving the family empire, Rupert Murdoch's son is investing in comics, championing Pete Buttigieg, and fighting threats to democracy that sound an awful ...
Brandi Carlile, Maren Morris, Amanda Shires, Natalie Hemby Form 'The Highwomen' - NPR
Natalie Hemby and Amanda Shires talk about the formation of their new all-female supergroup, a gutsy move within a male-dominated genre.
Google celebrates birthday of the 'King of the Blues' with an animated video Doodle - CNN
The thrill is not gone at Google. The search engine is celebrating the birthday of B.B. King on Monday with an animated video Google Doodle that includes his ...
What We Learned in N.F.L. Week 2 - The New York Times
What We Learned in N.F.L. Week 2 The New York Times
Quarterbacks are fragile, referees are fallible, advice can be dangerous and Gardner Minshew is forever. It was a fun — if not particularly eventful — Week 2 of ...
The secret ingredient in Vietnam's most indulgent bowl of pho - CNN
Pho is arguably the single most famous dish in Vietnamese cuisine. But at Peter Cuong Franklin's acclaimed Ho Chi Minh City restaurant Anan Saigon, pho is ...
“Our Boys” and the Economics of Empathy - The New Yorker
“Our Boys” and the Economics of Empathy The New Yorker
Emily Nussbaum reviews the galvanic new series, set in Israel, which emphasizes how easily dehumanizing rhetoric can sway vulnerable minds, and which ...
Real-Time Surveillance Will Test the British Tolerance for Cameras - The New York Times
Real-Time Surveillance Will Test the British Tolerance for Cameras The New York Times
Facial recognition technology is drawing scrutiny in a country more accustomed to surveillance than any other Western democracy.
Humberto strengthens to Category 1 hurricane after moving farther east into the Atlantic - CNN
Humberto has been upgraded to a hurricane as it moves farther east into the Atlantic Ocean and away from land.
Susan Sontag and the Unholy Practice of Biography - The New Yorker
Susan Sontag and the Unholy Practice of Biography The New Yorker
Janet Malcolm on the new biography “Sontag: Her Life and Work,” which is as unillusioned about the writer as she was about herself.
New Sexual Misconduct Allegation Against Brett Kavanaugh Emerges: NYT - The Daily Beast
Russians spies reportedly compromised the encrypted radio systems used by the FBI's mobile surveillance teams.
Schumer and Pelosi, Talking to Trump on Guns, Try to Sweeten the Deal - The New York Times
Schumer and Pelosi, Talking to Trump on Guns, Try to Sweeten the Deal The New York Times
Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senator Chuck Schumer offered to attend a “historic signing ceremony at the Rose Garden” as part of their pressure for the president ...
The discovery of the ancient Greek city of Tenea - BBC News
One of Greece's top archaeologists, Eleni Korka, recently made the biggest discovery of her 40-year career: the mythical city of Tenea, which was built by Trojan ...
Massive live concert planned in the spirit of Live Aid - CNN
Thirty-five years after Live Aid rocked the world, a coalition of nonprofits, CEOs and government leaders is reviving a global effort to unite the world through ...
What Chinese Students Abroad Really Think About Hong Kong’s Protests - The New York Times
What Chinese Students Abroad Really Think About Hong Kong’s Protests The New York Times
SYDNEY, Australia — As tensions have swelled on Australian university campuses over the democracy movement in Hong Kong, the battle lines seem to have ...
‘Hustlers’ Has a Strong Opening at the Box Office - The New York Times
‘Hustlers’ Has a Strong Opening at the Box Office The New York Times
The movie opened to about $33.2 million in domestic ticket sales, second only to “It Chapter Two.”
Cancer is now the leading cause of death in wealthy countries - Medical News Today
Cancer is now the leading cause of death in wealthy countries Medical News Today
Heart disease has long been the leading cause of death. However, a new global study has shown — in higher income countries, at least — that cancer is now ...
Is New York’s Subway Great Again? - The New York Times
Is New York’s Subway Great Again? The New York Times
Monday: The on-time rate is improving, but it's not where it used to be.
The Democrats’ Trust Exercise - The New Yorker
The Democrats’ Trust Exercise The New Yorker
Last week's debate was largely about how radical, or just how ambitious, the Party and its candidates are prepared to be, Amy Davidson Sorkin writes.
Seen@ The Springfield Puerto Rican Parade - MassLive.com
Seen@ The Springfield Puerto Rican Parade MassLive.com
The Springfield Puerto Rican Parade took place on September 15th.
In Montauk, a Garden Runs Delightfully Amok - The New York Times
In Montauk, a Garden Runs Delightfully Amok The New York Times
THE GRASS THAT blankets the only sizable expanse of lawn in Robin Standefer and Stephen Alesch's two-acre Montauk garden is about a hand's width high ...
Forget Samsung's Galaxy S10 And Note 10, This Is The Smartphone To Buy - Forbes
Samsung's Galaxy S10 and Note 10 are two of the best smartphones of 2019 but with Galaxy S11 details leaking fast, there is a growing fear that upgrading to ...
Boeing Board to Call for Safety Changes After 737 Max Crashes - The New York Times
Boeing Board to Call for Safety Changes After 737 Max Crashes The New York Times
A committee of the Boeing board reviewed how the company designs and builds planes. It identified areas for improvement and major issues facing the ...
Pam Grier on Maintaining Her Independence and Identity in Showbiz - The New York Times
Pam Grier on Maintaining Her Independence and Identity in Showbiz The New York Times
What an odd thing it is to have a career like Pam Grier's. Her long, respectable tenure as an actress is illuminated in the public memory by two long-ago ...
Netanyahu is endangering the future of a two-state solution - CNN
The question is not who can produce the best plan for two states right now; no on can for some time, write Dennis Ross and David Makovsky. The question is ...
A Light Safari in Wine Country - The New York Times
A Light Safari in Wine Country The New York Times
Public light spectacles by artists like Bruce Munro herald a movement that infuses culture in valleys of viticulture (and blazes new trails in cities, too).
NFL Week 2: The 9 dumbest mistakes from a ref-dominated Sunday, ranked - SB Nation
The zebras still hate the Saints — and apparently Bradley Chubb too — while the Titans set fire to their field. At least that wasn't the officials' fault. We think.
The Plot Against Persona - The Atlantic
The Plot Against Persona The Atlantic
It's preposterous for Lana Del Rey and other musicians to deny that they're playing characters. But in this pop landscape, that denial might be necessary.
Andrew Yang is right on the 'SNL' racism controversy - CNN
Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang didn't have to wade into the controversy engulfing Shane Gillis after video and audio clips showed the newly ...
Hovland ties TOUR record on Sunday at The Greenbrier - pgatour.com
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W. Va. – Sunday was a good day for golfers from Norway.
65 Block Parties, 5 Boroughs, 20 Photographers: See What They Found - The New York Times
65 Block Parties, 5 Boroughs, 20 Photographers: See What They Found The New York Times
Join New Yorkers from Brooklyn to the Bronx as they dance, eat and play in the streets.
Kamala Harris Was Ready to Brawl From the Beginning - The New York Times
Kamala Harris Was Ready to Brawl From the Beginning The New York Times
In her first race, she defied her old boss, a fund-raising pledge — and the implication that she owed her career to her ex-boyfriend.
The Military Origins of Layering - The Atlantic
The Military Origins of Layering The Atlantic
The popular way to keep warm outdoors owes a debt to World War II–era clothing science. An Object Lesson.
Ken Burns’s Delightful “Country Music” Gets the Big Things Mostly Right - The New Yorker
Almost exactly halfway through “Country Music,” Ken Burns's new series—which premières on Sunday, on PBS, and consists of eight two-hour installments that ...
County lines: where the drugs go, case by case - The Guardian
County lines: where the drugs go, case by case The Guardian
From crack cocaine to heroin and from Cornwall to Cumbria, here are some of the past year's most high-profile cases.
‘People Actively Hate Us’: Inside the Border Patrol’s Morale Crisis - The New York Times
‘People Actively Hate Us’: Inside the Border Patrol’s Morale Crisis The New York Times
Overwhelmed by desperate migrants and criticized for mistreating the people in their care, many agents have grown defensive, insular and bitter.
Searching For The Winning Formula, And Ravens Aftermath - AZCardinals.com
Searching For The Winning Formula, And Ravens Aftermath AZCardinals.com
The Cardinals were heavy underdogs going into Sunday's game against the Ravens, and there is no question Baltimore is a good team. But there is also no ...
The Temporary Memory Lapse of Transient Global Amnesia - The New York Times
The Temporary Memory Lapse of Transient Global Amnesia The New York Times
Those with T.G.A. do not experience any alteration in consciousness or abnormal movements. Only the ability to lay down memories is affected.
How will the Browns bounce back and 4 other things to watch on Monday Night Football - cleveland.com
The Browns are trying to avoid an 0-2 start to their season.
Masked would-be burglars scared off by California woman's shouting: see the video - Fox News
Surveillance video captured two masked men kicking in the front door of a California house in an apparent burglary attempt -- before a woman's shouts sent ...
Wilmot’s Warehouse is a clever puzzler about staying organized - The Verge
About two minutes into puzzle game Wilmot's Warehouse, I had an "Oh no!" moment. It was the sort of moment that comes from playing a lot of Sid Meier games ...
Beyoncé’s Making the Gift ABC Special Announced - Pitchfork
ABC has announced a new behind-the-scenes look into Beyoncé's The Lion King: The Gift LP. Beyoncé Presents: Making the Gift airs tomorrow night ...
Original Content podcast: ‘The Family’ investigates a secretive evangelical group - TechCrunch
The Family” is a new documentary series on Netflix, based on the work of journalist Jeff Sharlet — whose books promise to expose “the secret fundamentalism at ...
Vaping Bad: Were 2 Wisconsin Brothers the Walter Whites of THC Oils? - The New York Times
Vaping Bad: Were 2 Wisconsin Brothers the Walter Whites of THC Oils? The New York Times
As authorities work to understand the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses, a small-town drug bust offers a closer look at the vast black market for vaping ...
Before Arrest, Jeffrey Epstein Was Seen With Girls Exiting His Jet - The New York Times
Before Arrest, Jeffrey Epstein Was Seen With Girls Exiting His Jet The New York Times
The investigation into Jeffrey Epstein was broader than previously known, and involved an allegation of recent travel with girls, newly released documents show.
‘Face The Nation’ Confronts Rep. Ilhan Omar On Her 9/11 Comments – She Focuses On Muslim Backlash...
Controversial Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota made her first Sunday news show appearance on CBS's Face The Nation, addressing comments made last week ...
Physicists Finally Nail the Proton’s Size, and Hope Dies - WIRED
A new measurement seems to eliminate an anomaly that has captivated physicists for nearly a decade.
Here's What We Know So Far About The Possibly Interstellar Object in Our Solar System - ScienceAlert
In the Solar System, there are over 6300 known comets. There are millions of asteroids. And of all those objects, only 'Oumuamua - a red, cigar-shaped asteroid ...
$1m a minute: the farming subsidies destroying the world - report - The Guardian
The public is providing more than $1m per minute in global farm subsidies, much of which is driving the climate crisis and destruction of wildlife, according to a ...
The Federal Reserve is poised to deliver another rate cut - CNN
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'Hate is on the rise again': Joe Biden delivers impassioned speech on race in Birmingham - CNN
Birmingham, Alabama (CNN) Former Vice President Joe Biden delivered an impassioned speech to commemorate the 56th anniversary of the bombing at the ...
Nationals MPs snub launch of farming group's climate change report - The Guardian
Australia's agricultural production will fall and food insecurity will rise without a climate strategy, report warns. Sarah Martin Chief political correspondent. Mon 16 ...
The Secret History of Fort Detrick, the CIA’s Base for Mind Control Experiments - POLITICO
Today, it's a cutting-edge lab. In the 1950s and 1960s, it was the center of the U.S. government's darkest experiments.
The Supreme Court Is Trump’s Enforcer - The Atlantic
The Supreme Court Is Trump’s Enforcer The Atlantic
This administration seems to regard “extraordinary relief” from the high court as nothing more than its due.
The Tennessee Titans left the field on fire in their home opener. No, actually -- the field was o...
The Tennessee Titans undoubtedly wanted to bring the fire for their home opener against the Indianapolis Colts. The team probably wasn't planning for actual ...
Supreme Court Says Judges Are Above Politics. It May Hear a Case Testing That View. - The New Yor...
A new petition asks the court to decide whether Delaware can factor in the political affiliations of judges to try to seek ideological balance on its courts.
The Best iPad Drawing Apps for Every Kind of Artist (2019) - WIRED
With these apps, your Apple Pencil might actually replace your *real* pencils.
Toronto Raptors Introduce Branded Hijabs - The New York Times
Toronto Raptors Introduce Branded Hijabs The New York Times
The hijabs were inspired by a group based in Toronto that promotes Muslim women in sports.
'No turning back now': The inside story of James Comey's trip to Trump Tower - CNN
Josh Campbell is a CNN law enforcement analyst and former FBI supervisory special agent. His bureau career assignments included serving as special ...
Naomi Klein: 'We Are Seeing the Beginnings of the Era of Climate Barbarism' - The Nation
The No Logo author talks about solutions to the climate crisis, Greta Thunberg, birth strikes, and how she finds hope.
Meet the Quds 1 - ArmsControlWonk.com
Meet the Quds 1 ArmsControlWonk.com
On September 14, several explosions rocked the Khurais oilfield as well as the Abqaiq refinery, one of Saudi Arabia's most vital petrochemical installations.
Throw away your calendars: The Far Side is finally coming to the internet - The A.V. Club
Nearly 25 years after bringing his iconic The Far Side strip to an end, Gary Larson seems to have come around on this whole “internet” thing. The cartoonist has ...
The Totally Normal Reason Why Meghan Markle Cut Her Latest Royal Appearance Short - Showbiz Cheat...
Meghan Markle's first official appearance since having the baby had to be cut short for a very relatable reason.
North Carolina Seeks To Redraw Its Maps Amid Deep Partisan Divides - NPR
Lawmakers in the North Carolina legislature face a Wednesday deadline to submit new voting district lines to a state court. The previous lines were found to be ...
Here Are Five of The Most Common Climate Change Misconceptions, Debunked - ScienceAlert
The science of climate change is more than 150 years old and it is probably the most tested area of modern science. However the energy industry, political ...
NPR Shopping Cart Economics: How Prices Changed At A Walmart In 1 Year - NPR
NPR has been tracking about 80 items sold at a Georgia Walmart since mid-2018 with an eye toward products caught in the trade war. On average, their prices ...
Someone sent us 21 more pictures of the leaked Pixel 4 XL - The Verge
The Pixel 4 XL hasn't been able to stop leaking this week, and now we have yet another set of photos showing off the unannounced, unreleased phone. Several ...
Above Average Temperatures For The Upcoming Week - 1011now
It will feel more like July or August than mid-September for much of the upcoming week. The weather pattern should become more active by the middle of the ...
The 100 best TV shows of the 21st century - The Guardian
The 100 best TV shows of the 21st century The Guardian
Crocodile penis eating in the outback with Ant and Dec didn't exactly sound appealing, but this long-running reality series pushed the genre to entertaining new ...
The children of Donor H898 - The Washington Post
The children of Donor H898 The Washington Post
At least a dozen children diagnosed with autism were conceived with sperm from the same donor.
William F. Buckley Jr. vs. James Baldwin: A racial showdown on the American dream - The Washingto...
A new book sheds light on a historic evening in 1965, when black author James Baldwin crushed white conservative William F. Buckley Jr. in a televised debate ...
Elif Shafak: ‘I thought the British were calm about politics. Not any longer’ - The Guardian
The Booker-shortlisted novelist is in self-imposed exile from Turkey, where she fears arrest. But here in Britain, she likes food that brings back memories of ...
Antonio Brown doesn't speak to the media following Patriots debut - Boston.com
Wide receiver Antonio Brown made his Patriots debut Sunday afternoon against the Miami Dolphins but was not available to the media after New England's ...
Starting school can be a traumatic experience – for the parents - The Guardian
Dropping my children off each morning has stirred a panic I haven't felt since they were babies, says Guardian columnist Emma Brockes.
UAF researchers zero in on the day the dinosaurs died - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
UAF researchers zero in on the day the dinosaurs died Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Simply, it's the most exciting project I've ever been involved with in my career,” said Michael Whalen, a professor of geosciences.
Crypto News From the German-Speaking World: Sept. 9–15 in Review - Cointelegraph
The German-speaking world continues to see lots of developments in the crypto industry, as a Liechtenstein-based exchange is tokenizing a $25 million movie ...
Mark Ruffalo smashes Boris Johnson's Hulk comparison - CNN
London (CNN) Mark Ruffalo, the actor who plays the anger-prone Hulk in the "Avengers" movie franchise, has struck out at UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson for ...
Braves player Charlie Culberson was hit in the face with a 90 mph fastball - CNN
Atlanta Braves outfielder Charlie Culberson was taken to the hospital after being hit in the face by a 90 mph fastball on Saturday night.
The date which has both Hong Kong and Beijing on edge - CNN
Hong Kong (CNN) For months, October 1 has loomed over the mass pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong, as a whispered deadline for the ruling ...
Avengers: Infinity War, Endgame are almost better performed by high school dancers - The Verge
Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame mark the end of a decade-long saga, told over the course of 22 movies, that have inspired millions of fans ...
Here’s what happened in the impact crater the day it did in the dinos - Ars Technica
Geology is a big science. The Earth is a large enough place today, but when you stretch the fourth dimension back across many millions of years, the largeness ...
Moroccan Journalist on Trial for an Abortion She Says She Never Had - The New York Times
Moroccan Journalist on Trial for an Abortion She Says She Never Had The New York Times
The arrests of a young reporter and her fiancé have set off outrage in Morocco, where they are seen by many as an example of the government persecuting ...
Beyoncé's 'Homecoming' lost out at the Emmys, and the Beyhive is not pleased - CNN
Beyoncé's Netflix documentary about her two headlining performances at Coachella was nominated for six awards. It lost out on all of them.
Horrible bosses: masked activists publicly shame businesses in Bologna - The Guardian
The anonymous members of Il Padrone di Merda (“crappy boss”) stage protests outside employers in the Italian city who are accused of exploiting their workers.
Porsche 911 Is (Sort Of) The Most Profitable Car Of The Year: Report - Motor1.com
The new 992 Porsche 911 is already proving to be a huge sales success based on 2019 earnings. According to an analysis of top-selling highly profitable cars, ...
YouTube is changing how it counts views for record-breaking music videos - The Verge
YouTube is introducing a major change to its music chart system after discovering that artists and labels were using growth hacks to inflate how many people ...
The Slow Road to Catholic Schism - The New York Times
The Slow Road to Catholic Schism The New York Times
Even Pope Francis is talking about schism. But a real one is still some distance off.
Ash Ketchum has finally become a Pokémon Master - CNN
(CNN) For more than 20 years, Ash Ketchum has wanted to be the very best -- like no one ever was. The Pokémon trainer has traveled across the land, ...
Yes, Detroit Lions' performance was ugly. But the L.A. Chargers were uglier - Detroit Free Press
Yes, Detroit Lions' performance was ugly. But the L.A. Chargers were uglier Detroit Free Press
It was ugly. It was bad. But the L.A. Chargers proved to be more self-destructive than the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 3 may include a new 15-inch model - The Verge
Microsoft is planning to unveil new Surface hardware next month, and a bigger version of the Surface Laptop 3 could be in the cards. A new 15-inch model is ...