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    Counselor to U.S. President Donald Trump, Kellyanne Conway prepares to go on the air in front of the White House in Washington, U.S., January 22, 2017.

    Conway: Spicer Gave ‘Alternative Facts’

    Conway: Spicer Gave ‘Alternative Facts’

    Senior Trump administration officials pushed back on Sunday against the media amid incorrect claims about crowd sizes at Friday’s presidential inauguration that were made by President Donald Trump and his spokesman.“There is an obsession by the me...

    While defending President Trump and Press Secretary Sean Spicer's bizarre falsehoods about inauguration crowds, Kellyanne Conway claimed her team was using "alternative fact...

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    Hundreds of thousands of marchers fill the street during a Women's March demonstration in Washington, DC, U.S., January 21, 2017.

    Anti-Abortion and on the Women’s March

    Anti-Abortion and on the Women’s March

    As president of New Wave Feminists, a pro-life group based in Texas, Destiny Herndon-De La Rosa didn’t know what to expect when she arrived at the site of the Women’s March on Washington at 7:30 AM on Saturday--but she was prepared for the worst. ...

    Organizers of the march said its platform was emphatically pro-choice, but that didn’t stop representatives from anti-abortion groups wanting to participate.

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    Press Lies

    Trump Administration Starts With Big Lie

    Trump Administration Starts With Big Lie

    Can this marriage be saved?It doesn’t look good, and “marriage” is probably the last way one would describe the dysfunctional relationship between the brand-new president and the White House press corps.Scorpions in a bottle is more like it.Slight...

    It wasn't about an affair with an intern or in an attempt to wage war—the Trump administration kicked off with a whopper about the size of crowds.

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    Counselor to U.S. President Donald Trump, Kellyanne Conway prepares to go on the air in front of the White House in Washington, U.S., January 22, 2017.

    Conway: Spicer Gave ‘Alternative Facts’

    Conway: Spicer Gave ‘Alternative Facts’

    Senior Trump administration officials pushed back on Sunday against the media amid incorrect claims about crowd sizes at Friday’s presidential inauguration that were made by President Donald Trump and his spokesman.“There is an obsession by the me...

    While defending President Trump and Press Secretary Sean Spicer's bizarre falsehoods about inauguration crowds, Kellyanne Conway claimed her team was using "alternative fact...

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    Fake News

    The Press’s Enemies Within

    The Press’s Enemies Within

    It’s possible that President Trump doesn’t look at it this way, but it seems to the writers of this column that, as taxpayers, the various members of the media he’s blacklisted or threatened to blacklist are the ones paying for the White House pre...

    Sean Hannity, Bill O’Reilly, and Rush Limbaugh stand with the new president, and against real journalism.

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    Jack Anderson

    Nixon Aides’ Plot to Kill a Journalist

    Nixon Aides’ Plot to Kill a Journalist

    What happens when America’s president is insecure, touchy, prickly, vengeful, narcissistic, and paranoid, more obsessed with crushing his enemies than leading the people? If history is a crystal ball—we survive. Richard Nixon’s White House was a p...

    For those who think the future of press freedom is facing unprecedented challenges, a reminder of the time Nixon aides hatched a plot to kill a troublesome journalist.

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    Entertainment

    Beware the slenderman' HBO doc

    When a Meme Inspires Murder

    When a Meme Inspires Murder

    Particularly online, the boundary between reality and fantasy can be difficult to discern—and as illustrated by Beware the Slenderman, the result of that blurriness can be deadly. Premiering Monday on HBO (after its theatrical debut at last year’s...

    In 2014, two young girls stabbed a friend in the woods 19 times and left her to die. A new documentary examines how mental-health issues and an internet meme drove them to do it.

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    Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal, speaks at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S., July 21 2016.   REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst   - RTSJ47R

    A Prelude to Trump’s War on the Media

    A Prelude to Trump’s War on the Media

    Lügenpresse. This derisive term, which translates to “lying press,” was famously employed by the Third Reich in Nazi propaganda targeting Jews, communists, and the foreign press who dared report on Hitler’s mania and monstrous atrocities. In recen...

    The Sundance documentary ‘Nobody Speak’ chronicles how an angry billionaire was able to take down the news site Gawker out of spite, providing a disturbing window into our future.

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    Oct 23, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Vince Williams (98) tackles New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount (29) during the second quarter at Heinz Field.

    Watch: 2017 AFC & NFC Championships

    Watch: 2017 AFC & NFC Championships

    Four teams remain– who will face off in the 2017 Super Bowl? Catch the Championship Round of the 2017 NFL playoffs this weekend on Sunday, January 22, beginning at 3:05 p.m. EST to find out. A brief playoffs recap: The Wild Card Round of the NFL p...

    NFL playoffs continue this weekend with the AFC and NFC Championship games. Here’s how to watch live online.

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    Judd Apatow's 'The Big Sick,' starring Kumail Nanjiani and Zoe Kazan, is Sundance's big hit.

    ‘The Big Sick’: Sundance’s First Big Hit

    ‘The Big Sick’: Sundance’s First Big Hit

    The Big Sick is an indie romantic comedy. It’s a Pakistani-American comedy, a coma comedy, a race relations comedy, and has a scene in which Holly Hunter gets into a bar fight.With a little something for everyone—especially for Holly Hunter fans—i...

    ‘Silicon Valley’ star Kumail Nanjiani and his wife Emily Gordon’s romcom about their unusual love story took Sundance crowds by storm. But how much of it is festival hype?

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    Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal, speaks at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S., July 21 2016.   REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst   - RTSJ47R

    A Prelude to Trump’s War on the Media

    A Prelude to Trump’s War on the Media

    Lügenpresse. This derisive term, which translates to “lying press,” was famously employed by the Third Reich in Nazi propaganda targeting Jews, communists, and the foreign press who dared report on Hitler’s mania and monstrous atrocities. In recen...

    The Sundance documentary ‘Nobody Speak’ chronicles how an angry billionaire was able to take down the news site Gawker out of spite, providing a disturbing window into our future.

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    Oklahoma City Bombing

    Oklahoma’s Warning to Trump’s America

    Oklahoma’s Warning to Trump’s America

    On April 19, 1995, Timothy McVeigh drove a Ryder rental truck filled with bombs of his own creation into Oklahoma City’s Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, which housed offices for (among others) HUD, ATF, USMC, DEA, and Social Security. The ensui...

    Barak Goodman’s gripping new documentary, Oklahoma City, has all-too-relevant insights to impart—and warnings to scream—about Trump’s America.

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    Porn star Jessica Drake at a press conference with her attorney, Gloria Allred. She accused Donald Trump of sexual assault.

    President Trump’s Porn Star Accuser

    President Trump’s Porn Star Accuser

    LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Jessica Drake is everything you’d expect a classic porn star to be: a statuesque blonde bombshell outfitted in a see-through, skintight one-piece with black pasties obscuring her nipples. As such, she boasts one of the longest ...

    Back in October of last year, adult actress Jessica Drake—flanked by her attorney, Gloria Allred—publicly accused the Republican presidential candidate of sexual assault. Now he’s PO...

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    Jessica Williams stars in 'The Incredible Jessica James.'

    The Incredible Jessica Williams

    The Incredible Jessica Williams

    When Jessica Williams and I meet up in Park City, where her breakout new film The Incredible Jessica James will close the Sundance Film Festival, we give each other that look. The heavy sigh. The sad shoulder slump.“I know,” she says. At the same ...

    The former ‘Daily Show’ correspondent on her star turn in the Sundance hit ‘The Incredible Jessica James,’ learning to find her voice, and why diversity matters now more than ever.

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    Oklahoma City Bombing

    Oklahoma’s Warning to Trump’s America

    Oklahoma’s Warning to Trump’s America

    On April 19, 1995, Timothy McVeigh drove a Ryder rental truck filled with bombs of his own creation into Oklahoma City’s Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, which housed offices for (among others) HUD, ATF, USMC, DEA, and Social Security. The ensui...

    Barak Goodman’s gripping new documentary, Oklahoma City, has all-too-relevant insights to impart—and warnings to scream—about Trump’s America.

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    World News

    Italy Avalanche

    Heroic Tales from Italy’s Avalanche

    Heroic Tales from Italy’s Avalanche

    PENNE—Like most kids under ten, Edoardo, Samuele and Ludovica were growing anxious as they waited in the lobby of the Rigopiano Resort Hotel on Wednesday afternoon after 5pm. Due to dangerous blizzard conditions and a level four (out of five) aval...

    As rescuers continue to dig for survivors in the aftermath of an avalanche, more survivors are uncovered.

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    Trump's escort

    She Met Trump at the Ritz (Not That Way)

    She Met Trump at the Ritz (Not That Way)

    The revolving door of the Ritz-Carlton hotel swished open and Yulia Alferova entered the luxurious lobby, used for important meetings both by the Russian elite and foreign guests. And there he was, Donald Trump, walking toward her in the morning l...

    Yulia Alferova, asked to organize Trump’s Miss Universe contest in Russia, talks about meeting the future president—and why all the wild allegations are false.

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    King John Un v Donald Trump in the Nuke Race

    China Will Test Trump With Korean Nukes

    China Will Test Trump With Korean Nukes

    Donald Trump, on his first day in office, is facing an impeachment crisis. It’s not targeting him, but it affects his presidency deeply by further straining testy relations with Beijing.On Monday, South Korea’s Defense Ministry announced a delay i...

    China is demanding South Korea not defend itself from North Korean missiles and nuclear weapons, which Beijing has helped Pyongyang develop.

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    reparations are finalized on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol, where Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as America's 45th president, in Washington, U.S., January 15, 2017.

    Live: Donald Trump’s Inauguration

    Live: Donald Trump’s Inauguration

    On Friday, Jan. 20, Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States.The “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration Concert” will have wrapped, the cabinet appointments will have paused, President Obama will have made h...

    On Friday, Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. Here’s the full schedule and how to watch live.

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    Trump's escort

    She Met Trump at the Ritz (Not That Way)

    She Met Trump at the Ritz (Not That Way)

    The revolving door of the Ritz-Carlton hotel swished open and Yulia Alferova entered the luxurious lobby, used for important meetings both by the Russian elite and foreign guests. And there he was, Donald Trump, walking toward her in the morning l...

    Yulia Alferova, asked to organize Trump’s Miss Universe contest in Russia, talks about meeting the future president—and why all the wild allegations are false.

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    A firefighter car is seen next Amatrice, after a series of earthquakes hit the town and parts of central Italy, January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Emiliano Grillotti FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTSW30U

    Italy’s Hotel Avalanche Horror Story

    Italy’s Hotel Avalanche Horror Story

    PENNE, Italy—Freezing to death must surely be among the worst ways to die. But imagine what it would be like to be stuck in a luxury resort spa that was buried by an avalanche.Imagine those first few long hours trying to find a way out, blocked by...

    A day after the upscale Hotel Rigopiano was buried in an earthquake-induced avalanche, 30 guests and staff are still missing, and rescuers are working short shifts in the bitter cold.

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    Kim Kardashaian

    The Over-The-Hill-Gang That Robbed Kim K

    The Over-The-Hill-Gang That Robbed Kim K

    PARIS — It was a shockingly bold crime if only for its target. A home-invasion-style robbery in Paris of one of America’s most well-known women: reality-television star Kim Kardashian. The haul was nothing to sneer at either. The armed assailants ...

    As more details come in about the bumbling band of silver-haired criminals accused in the Kim Kardashian heist, it’s safe to say that sometimes the truth is stranger than fiction.

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    dead terrorist: man is innocent / HED: Dead Terrorist Tries to Clear His Pal

    Dead Terrorist Tries to Clear His Pal

    Dead Terrorist Tries to Clear His Pal

    An ISIS terrorist who died 15 months ago said in a video played in a federal courtroom Wednesday that the man on trial for helping him to get to Syria did not recruit him.Samy El-Goarany of Middletown, New York said in the September 2015 video tha...

    Samy El-Goarany died fighting in Syria 15 months ago. But on Wednesday, he appeared in a federal courtroom, thanks to a video he made claiming the man accused of recruiting him is in...

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    A firefighter car is seen next Amatrice, after a series of earthquakes hit the town and parts of central Italy, January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Emiliano Grillotti FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTSW30U

    Italy’s Hotel Avalanche Horror Story

    Italy’s Hotel Avalanche Horror Story

    PENNE, Italy—Freezing to death must surely be among the worst ways to die. But imagine what it would be like to be stuck in a luxury resort spa that was buried by an avalanche.Imagine those first few long hours trying to find a way out, blocked by...

    A day after the upscale Hotel Rigopiano was buried in an earthquake-induced avalanche, 30 guests and staff are still missing, and rescuers are working short shifts in the bitter cold.

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    U.S.

    Oct 23, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Vince Williams (98) tackles New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount (29) during the second quarter at Heinz Field.

    Watch: 2017 AFC & NFC Championships

    Watch: 2017 AFC & NFC Championships

    Four teams remain– who will face off in the 2017 Super Bowl? Catch the Championship Round of the 2017 NFL playoffs this weekend on Sunday, January 22, beginning at 3:05 p.m. EST to find out. A brief playoffs recap: The Wild Card Round of the NFL p...

    NFL playoffs continue this weekend with the AFC and NFC Championship games. Here’s how to watch live online.

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    Presidential Memoirs

    The Best and Worst Presidential Memoirs

    The Best and Worst Presidential Memoirs

    Those who are shell shocked and depressed following the inauguration of Donald Trump as our 45th president may at least find some small solace from this: in a late December interview with CNN’s David Axelrod, Obama’s former senior advisor, the out...

    Jefferson set an impossibly high standard for subsequent presidents in many areas, including memoir. No one matched him until Grant, and since then it’s been spotty.

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    Quack Medicine

    Top U.S. Hospitals Enable Quack Medicine

    Top U.S. Hospitals Enable Quack Medicine

    For years, prominent medical centers have been dancing with the devil. Recently, one got burned.On January 6, 2017, Dr. Daniel Neides posted his thoughts on cleveland.com. Neides claimed that within 12 hours of receiving a preservative-free influe...

    From the Cleveland Clinic to top university hospitals such as Harvard, an eagerness to cash in on the alternative medicine bonanza has encouraged the rejection of real science.

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    Oct 23, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Vince Williams (98) tackles New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount (29) during the second quarter at Heinz Field.

    Watch: 2017 AFC & NFC Championships

    Watch: 2017 AFC & NFC Championships

    Four teams remain– who will face off in the 2017 Super Bowl? Catch the Championship Round of the 2017 NFL playoffs this weekend on Sunday, January 22, beginning at 3:05 p.m. EST to find out. A brief playoffs recap: The Wild Card Round of the NFL p...

    NFL playoffs continue this weekend with the AFC and NFC Championship games. Here’s how to watch live online.

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    Wayne Barrett

    Why Wayne Barrett is Irreplaceable

    Why Wayne Barrett is Irreplaceable

    My most Wayne memory of Wayne Barrett is a conversation he had with an intern of his in what was probably the early 1990s. Wayne’s interns at The Village Voice were this parade of young strivers, many of whom today are great investigative journali...

    He was one of the greatest investigative journalists, and knew more about Donald Trump than anybody alive.

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    Women's March Video

    ‘I March for My 13-Year-Old Daughters’

    ‘I March for My 13-Year-Old Daughters’

    On Jan. 21, 2017, women from across the country are descending upon Washington, D.C., to march down to the U.S. Capitol in protest of the incoming administration. What started as a small Facebook post from a grandmother in Hawaii has expanded into...

    We asked women to share why they are marching on Jan. 21, and they delivered. Here are some of their amazing stories.

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    Tech

    Whitehouse.gov

    No Civil Rights on Trump WhiteHouse.Gov

    No Civil Rights on Trump WhiteHouse.Gov

    WhiteHouse.gov immediately wiped pages on LGBT rights, civil rights, climate change, and health care from its “issues” section after Donald Trump took the oath of office. The page on climate change was replaced with a page entitled “An America Fir...

    The minute Donald Trump was sworn into office, the White House’s web site changed—dramatically.

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    All The People Who Betrayed Manning SEO: All The People Who Betrayed Chelsea Manning

    All The People Who Betrayed Manning

    All The People Who Betrayed Manning

    I first heard the name Bradley Manning at a cheap Japanese restaurant near Sacramento, California, sitting across from the ex-hacker who’d just turned the soldier in.It was May 2010, and I was following up on a remarkable story I’d heard in crypti...

    Over and over, the young private who exposed so much of the U.S. government’s inner workings trusted people—only to get knifed.

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    An anti-drone missile system at standing rock

    Missile Launchers Now at Dakota Pipeline

    Missile Launchers Now at Dakota Pipeline

    The North Dakota Army National Guard has deployed two surface-to-air missile-launchers near a critical work site for the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline, or DAPL.Protestors spotted one of the Avenger missile systems on Jan. 16 and posted phot...

    The Avenger missile launcher is foremost a weapon of war. What is it doing at the site of a peaceful protest?

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    Russians ‘Hack Sherlock’ in War on BBC

    Russians ‘Hack Sherlock’ in War on BBC

    In a mystery worthy of the master detective himself, the BBC is investigating the possibility that the final episode of its hit sleuth series Sherlock, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, was illegally leaked online by a state-sponso...

    Reports are circulating that state-sponsored agents circulated a Russian-language copy of the finale of the hit BBC series as part of Moscow’s war with the British broadcaster.

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    All The People Who Betrayed Manning SEO: All The People Who Betrayed Chelsea Manning

    All The People Who Betrayed Manning

    All The People Who Betrayed Manning

    I first heard the name Bradley Manning at a cheap Japanese restaurant near Sacramento, California, sitting across from the ex-hacker who’d just turned the soldier in.It was May 2010, and I was following up on a remarkable story I’d heard in crypti...

    Over and over, the young private who exposed so much of the U.S. government’s inner workings trusted people—only to get knifed.

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    NSA

    Hackers Blow NSA Secrets in Last ‘F-You’

    Hackers Blow NSA Secrets in Last ‘F-You’

    A mysterious hacking group has been bedeviling the U.S. intelligence community for months, releasing a tranche of secret National Security Agency hacking tools to the public while offering to sell even more for the right price. Now with barely a w...

    A gang of elite hackers, believed by many to be Russian, say they’re quitting—just as Donald Trump gets ready to enter the Oval Office.

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    What Could Trump Really Do to Vaccines?

    What Could Trump Really Do to Vaccines?

    Members of anti-vaccine fringe groups have taken Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s recent meeting with President-elect Donald Trump as a sign that his promise to “Drain the Swamp” will extend to the country’s immunization policy-makers.But it is unclear jus...

    Are the president-elect’s meetings with anti-vaxxers a signal he’s going to change immunization policy? And does he have the power to do so?

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    Urine Sample

    Are ‘Golden Showers’ a Medical Risk?

    Are ‘Golden Showers’ a Medical Risk?

    At Donald Trump’s press conference this morning, the president-elect claimed that the allegations he engaged in urine play– better known as “golden showers”– could not be true because he is “a germaphobe.” As many were quick to note after Trump’s ...

    President-elect Trump denied salacious accusations by claiming to be a ‘germaphobe,’ but are golden showers actually unhealthy?

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    NSA

    Hackers Blow NSA Secrets in Last ‘F-You’

    Hackers Blow NSA Secrets in Last ‘F-You’

    A mysterious hacking group has been bedeviling the U.S. intelligence community for months, releasing a tranche of secret National Security Agency hacking tools to the public while offering to sell even more for the right price. Now with barely a w...

    A gang of elite hackers, believed by many to be Russian, say they’re quitting—just as Donald Trump gets ready to enter the Oval Office.

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    Arts + Culture

    The Affair

    ‘The Affair’ Reveals Its Killer Secrets

    ‘The Affair’ Reveals Its Killer Secrets

    It is rare to cheer the television set these days, but watching Helen (Maura Tierney) bundle her insane, awful parents into a fortress-like panic room in the basement of their Montauk home was one such moment. Thank you, The Affair, for that—and f...

    Helen decided it was time to ’fess up about killing Scotty, and the identity of Noah’s assailant was finally revealed in the penultimate episode of Season 3 of ‘The Affair.’

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    London Crystal Palace

    The Splendor of London’s Crystal Palace

    The Splendor of London’s Crystal Palace

    On the night of Nov. 30, 1936, just after the clock struck 8 p.m., a Londoner made a harrowing discovery—the Crystal Palace, the colossal building constructed of glass and iron that sat atop Sydenham Hill to the south of the city, was on fire. It ...

    Built in the mid-19th century, almost entirely of glass and iron, the grand Crystal Palace was a symbol of British pride. But it would suffer a fiery fate.

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    Nat Hentoff

    He Celebrated Jazz and Freedom

    He Celebrated Jazz and Freedom

    The death of Nat Hentoff at 91 on Jan. 7 was, to me, one final act of defiance.According to his son Nicholas, Hentoff left us in the company of that which he loved dearly—surrounded by family, listening to Billie Holiday recordings.And I suppose t...

    The late critic tirelessly supported the improvisational genius of America’s native art form and the rights of all citizens, contrarian or not, to speak their minds.

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    President-elect Donald Trump waits to stop out onto the portico for his Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017.

    President Trump’s Russian Inauguration

    President Trump’s Russian Inauguration

    Covering Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45th president of the United States, RT America might as well been a radio show.Much like Trump’s complaint in tweets about Rep. John Lewis for casting doubt on his legitimacy, and in his address at the ...

    “We will forge forward! We will make RT great again!” So crowed Larry King, fronting Russia Today’s biased and bizarre coverage of Trump’s inauguration.

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    London Crystal Palace

    The Splendor of London’s Crystal Palace

    The Splendor of London’s Crystal Palace

    On the night of Nov. 30, 1936, just after the clock struck 8 p.m., a Londoner made a harrowing discovery—the Crystal Palace, the colossal building constructed of glass and iron that sat atop Sydenham Hill to the south of the city, was on fire. It ...

    Built in the mid-19th century, almost entirely of glass and iron, the grand Crystal Palace was a symbol of British pride. But it would suffer a fiery fate.

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    Melania Trump  arrives on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. In today's inauguration ceremony Donald J. Trump becomes the 45th president of the United States.

    Melania Channels More Than Jackie

    Melania Channels More Than Jackie

    A day of surreal optics, as the phrase goes, where every expression is parsed and gif’d instantaneously is necessarily a day about one wears—because what can speak louder in a day of powerful and symbolic imagery than what one is wearing and how o...

    Style is fast becoming a mission for Melania Trump. Hailed for channeling Jackie Kennedy at her husband’s inauguration, the White House website now boasts of her QVC jewelry range.

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    Obama Is Wrong: LGBT Rights Are Not Safe

    Obama Is Wrong: LGBT Rights Are Not Safe

    On Wednesday, Washington Blade reporter Chris Johnson asked President Obama a question that’s on many LGBT Americans’ minds: What’s going to happen to our rights under President Trump and his cabinet?“How confident are you that progress [on LGBT r...

    President Obama, who has done so much to secure LGBT equality, is hopeful that equality is secure. The extreme bigotry of Trump’s senior officials signals the very opposite.

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    Gold White House

    Will Trump’s White House Turn Gold?

    Will Trump’s White House Turn Gold?

    Truly, politics is showbiz, and showbiz politics—for what should the first big interior décor bulletin of the new Trump White House be but that Melania Trump will apparently have a “glam room,” as recently reported by Us Weekly.This space would ap...

    The first Trump White House design plans include a reported ‘glam room’ for Melania. Will the gilt and gold of the couple’s penthouse be heading to D.C.?

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    Melania Trump  arrives on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. In today's inauguration ceremony Donald J. Trump becomes the 45th president of the United States.

    Melania Channels More Than Jackie

    Melania Channels More Than Jackie

    A day of surreal optics, as the phrase goes, where every expression is parsed and gif’d instantaneously is necessarily a day about one wears—because what can speak louder in a day of powerful and symbolic imagery than what one is wearing and how o...

    Style is fast becoming a mission for Melania Trump. Hailed for channeling Jackie Kennedy at her husband’s inauguration, the White House website now boasts of her QVC jewelry range.

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