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Hurricane Maria Live Updates: Puerto Rico Loses Power, Officials Say
New York Times
Hurricane Maria reached Puerto Rico as a powerful Category 4 storm early Wednesday. Hours before, it had crossed the United States Virgin Islands as a Category 5 storm, and tore roofs off houses on the Caribbean island of Dominica. By CHRIS CIRILLO ...
Puerto Rico entirely without power as Hurricane Maria hammers island with force not seen in 'modern history'Washington Post
Hurricane Maria live updates: Category changes, devastation in Dominica, Coast Guard to help in Puerto RicoMiami Herald
Hurricane Maria knocks out power to island of Puerto RicoCNN
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Mexico had two major earthquakes this month. Here's why
CNN
(CNN) For the second time in two weeks, a powerful earthquake struck Mexico, toppling buildings, cracking highways and killing hundreds of people. Just like the deadly earthquake earlier this month, Tuesday's temblor caused heavy and prolonged rattling ...
More than 200 dead after magnitude 7.1 quake strikes Mexico; 'death toll will rise'ABC News
Mexico City Volunteers Venture Out in Force to Aid Quake VictimsNew York Times
Mexico earthquake: Children killed at collapsed primary schoolBBC News
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Washington Post

How well does Jimmy Kimmel understand the GOP health-care bill?
Washington Post
Late-night comedian Jimmy Kimmel inserted himself into the health-care debate in May by telling a harrowing story of the birth of his son, Billy, who was born with a congenital heart defect and required a lot of expensive, attentive medical care to ...
This map shows why passing Graham-Cassidy could be a huge political problem for RepublicansCNN
Graham-Cassidy insurer bailout could turn Texas blueThe Hill
WATCH: Jimmy Kimmel Blasts GOP Health Bill, Says It Fails The 'Jimmy Kimmel Test'NPR
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Bloomberg

Fed to Shrink Assets Next Month, Boost Rates by Year-End
Bloomberg
Federal Reserve officials set an October start for shrinking their $4.5 trillion stockpile of assets, moving to unwind a pillar of their crisis-era support for the economy. They continued to forecast one more interest-rate hike later this year, saying ...
Fed to unwind financial-crisis emergency measures and begin shrinking its $4.5 trillion balance sheet in OctoberBusiness Insider
Fed keeps rates steady, to start portfolio drawdown in OctoberReuters
Here's the full transcript of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's remarks to the mediaCNBC
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New York Times

At UN General Assembly, Signing a Nuclear Pact and Debating Another
New York Times
Demonstrators protested against President Hassan Rouhani of Iran near the United Nations headquarters in New York on Tuesday. Mr. Rouhani addressed the General Assembly on Wednesday. Credit Jewel Samad/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images.
Iranian president rips into Trump as a 'rogue newcomer' to world politicsWashington Post
Iran's Rouhani pushes back on TrumpCNN
Trump Says He's Made His Iran Deal DecisionBloomberg
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Los Angeles Times

California sues to stop Trump's border wall: 'No one gets to ignore the laws. Not even the president'
Los Angeles Times
California Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra filed a lawsuit Wednesday alleging that President Trump's proposal to expedite construction of a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border violates laws aimed at protecting the environment. Becerra announced the legal ...
California files lawsuit over Trump's border wallThe Hill (blog)
Trump border wall lawsuit filed by CaliforniaCBS News
California Sues Trump Administration Over Border Wall PlanBloomberg
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Washington Post

The Trump administration's private plane problem
Washington Post
President Trump has repeatedly promised to drain the swamp in Washington. He might want to check in on that effort at the capital area's airports. For the third time in a few weeks, a member of his administration is facing questions about his use of ...
Hill Dems vow to probe Price's private flightsCNN
Democrats seek accounting of Price's use of charter planesPolitico
Trump Health secretary takes private flights costing tens of thousands: reportThe Hill
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NEWS.com.au

North Korean Defector Describes In Detail Kim Jong Un's Extremely Brutal Executions
The Daily Caller
North Korea is a land of truly unspeakable horrors, according to the tales of defectors who escaped the oppressive grip of the Kim family. One defector — Hee Yeon Lim (this name was changed for security reasons) — is the daughter of an army colonel ...
Kim Jong-un ordered anti-aircraft gun executions and kept teenage sex slaves, defector claimsNew Zealand Herald
World War 3: Kim Jong-un is 'PERFECTLY RATIONAL' but still a threat, warns expertExpress.co.uk
North Korean defector witnessed people blown up by anti-aircraft guns under Kim Jong-UnMetro
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HuffPost

What Should Have Happened In Hillary Clinton's Useless Book
HuffPost
At 2 in the morning after Election Day in 2016, the absence of Hillary Clinton walked onto a stage at the Javits Center in Manhattan. The absence of Hillary Clinton is vast. It pullulates like slime mold across the internet; it screams from TV screens ...
Hillary's New — Ever Lengthening — List of LiesNational Review
Allow me to mansplain 'manspreading' to you, because Hillary Clinton didn'tWashington Post
Trump blames Clintons for North Korea nuke crisisCNN
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CBS News

Obama defends health care law, as Washington looks to "undo" progress
CBS News
Former President Barack Obama didn't mention his successor or congressional Republicans by name in a speech before a Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation conference Wednesday, but his message about their attempts to dismantle the Affordable Care Act ...

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