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New York Times

In Trump's World, 'Very Weak' Sessions Twists in Wind
New York Times
At a news conference on Tuesday at the White House, President Trump took questions about his attorney general, Jeff Sessions. By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Photo by Justin Gilliland/The New York Times. Watch in Times Video ». embed. WASHINGTON ...
The poor members of Trump WorldWashington Post
Trump to decide Attorney General Jeff Sessions's fate 'soon'BBC News
The many unearthed interactions between Trump-world and Russia, documentedCNN
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Scientific American

The World May Have Less Time to Address Climate Change Than Scientists Thought
Scientific American
The temperature baseline used in the Paris climate agreement may have discounted an entire century's worth of human-caused global warming, a new study has found. Countries in the Paris climate agreement set a target of keeping warming below 2 ...

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Los Angeles Times

Katie Ledecky wins her third gold at swimming world championships
Los Angeles Times
Katie Ledecky breezed to her third gold medal of the world championships, backing off a bit on her most grueling night of the meet. It was left to Lilly King, Kylie Masse and Adam Peaty to take down the swimming record book — and King to claim another ...
With a dominant 1500, Katie Ledecky's world championship haul is a world recordWashington Post
Katie Ledecky eases to third gold of World Championships in 1500m freestyleThe Guardian
Katie Ledecky had to wait at the finish line for 97 seconds before the last-place swimmer finished a World ...Business Insider

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Washington Post

Rick Perry thought he was talking to a world leader about pig manure. It was a prank call.
Washington Post
It was a winding, wonkish and occasionally obscure conversation about foreign coal exploration, natural-gas pipelines and pig manure as a power source. But only one of the men on the line — Energy Secretary Rick Perry — held sway over his nation's ...

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NPR

Feist On World Cafe
NPR
Leslie Feist's latest album, Pleasure, is gritty, defiant and intimate in a way that's different from anything else we've heard from her. And when she wrote it, she was having a hard time feeling — well, pleasure. She explains in this session that she ...

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Deutsche Welle

Sperm count falling sharply in developed world, researchers say
Reuters
"This study is an urgent wake-up call for researchers and health authorities around the world to investigate the causes of the sharp ongoing drop in sperm count," said Hagai Levine, who co-led the work at the Hebrew University-Hadassah Braun School of ...
Sperm count in the western world is half what it was in the 1970s, says new researchDeutsche Welle

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CNN International

Meet the woman photographing the world -- via Google Street View ...
CNN International
Jacqui Kenny suffers from agoraphobia, but she travels the world from the comfort of her home via Google Street View -- sharing beautiful sights on her ...

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CNN

Is this the world's best whiskey?
CNN
(CNN) — When WhistlePig's Boss Hog IV "The Black Prince" rye whiskey won "best in show" at the prestigious 2017 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, it dominated a field of whiskeys from around the globe. Follow that $499 bottle back home and you ...

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For The Win

Lilly King thwarted her Russian rival again at swimming's world championships
For The Win
As two of the world's best breaststrokers battled last summer in the pool – King won gold while Efimova took the silver and fellow American Katie Meili the bronze – King also offered up some harsh words for Efimova. “You've been caught for drug ...
World Swimming Championships 2017: World records smashed as Emily Seebohm wins bronzeThe Sydney Morning Herald

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SwimSwam

2017 FINA World Championships: Day 4 Prelims Preview
SwimSwam
The first name that comes to mind is Canadian Kylie Masse, who broke the eight-year-old 100 back world record on day 3 in 58.10. She holds the Canadian record at 27.67, and will swim in the 7th of 7 heats alongside top seed Fu Yuanhui (CHN), Holly ...

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