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Dean Skelos’s 2015 Corruption Conviction Is Overturned

A federal appeals panel cited the same Supreme Court decision used to vacate the conviction of Sheldon Silver, the former Assembly speaker.

Published: September 26, 2017 at 05:30AM… 75 more words

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The Evolution of Fashion Photography

The various movements and turning points in fashion throughout the decades are featured in a new volume by Aperture.

Published: September 26, 2017 at 05:30AM… 69 more words

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Alternative for Germany: Who Are They, and What Do They Want?

The party that placed third in Sunday’s German elections is a young right-wing movement with divided leadership and a nationalist message.

Published: September 25, 2017 at 05:30AM… 69 more words

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China Blocks WhatsApp, Broadening Online Censorship

With a crucial Communist Party meeting just weeks away, Beijing is further tightening its already formidable internet controls.

Published: September 25, 2017 at 05:30AM

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Gauri Lankesh: The Girl From Pakistan

A young girl’s heart surgery made India and Pakistan rise above their enmity.

Published: September 25, 2017 at 05:30AM

Opinion By GAURI LANKESH

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Reality TV Meets Politics, Brazilian Style

To understand São Paulo’s new mayor, I watched many hours of Brazil’s version of “The Apprentice.”

Published: September 25, 2017 at 05:30AM

Opinion By VANESSA BARBARA… 66 more words

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Russia Committed ‘Multiple and Grave’ Rights Abuses in Crimea, U.N. Says

Investigators have documented evidence of arbitrary detentions, torture and abductions since Russian troops annexed the former Ukrainian region.

Published: September 25, 2017 at 05:30AM

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