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Twitter Stock Jumps on Soaring Revenue, but Growth Remains a Concern

1 hour 9 min ago
Twitter has demonstrated an ability to extract more ad revenue from each user, and it is adding products that let it sell ads in other companies’ apps.

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N.L.R.B. Ruling Holds McDonald’s, Not Just Franchisees, Liable for Worker Treatment

1 hour 23 min ago
If upheld, the decision by the National Labor Relations Board’s general counsel could upend employment practices in the fast-food industry and invite unionization.

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President of the Metropolitan Museum of Art to Step Down

1 hour 25 min ago
Emily K. Rafferty, the first woman to serve as president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced that she would step down in the spring of 2015.
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Bankrolling Jihad : Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes Al Qaeda’s Patron

1 hour 44 min ago
While some countries, including the United States, refuse to pay ransoms, European ones do — inadvertently helping to bankroll Al Qaeda’s global operations.

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Daniel Halloran Found Guilty of Taking Bribes and Orchestrating Payoffs

2 hours 46 min ago
Daniel J. Halloran III, a Queens Republican, was found guilty of bribery, conspiracy and other charges.

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Federal Court Blocks Closing of Sole Mississippi Abortion Clinic

2 hours 51 min ago
A three-judge panel ruled that in closing the clinic, the state would have shifted its constitutional obligations to neighboring states.

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Obama Joins Europe in Expanding Sanctions on Russia

2 hours 52 min ago
President Obama announced the action targeting more banks and a defense firm soon after the European Union imposed tough new sanctions against Russia over the conflict in Ukraine.

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Fighting Divides Ukrainian Crash Site and Cuts Access

2 hours 59 min ago
Separatists have been driven out of much of the 14-square-mile area where bodies and debris from the downed Malaysian plane fell.
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Robert A. McDonald Will Be Veterans Affairs Secretary

3 hours 33 min ago
Robert A. McDonald, the former chief executive of Procter & Gamble and West Point graduate, was confirmed 97 to 0.

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Jesse Ventura Wins Defamation Case

4 hours 17 min ago
Mr. Ventura, a former wrestler and Minnesota governor, had sued the estate of Chris Kyle, a former Navy SEAL, saying his book included passages about him that were defamatory.

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Officers Charged With Smuggling Drugs Onto Rikers Island

4 hours 37 min ago
Two New York City correction officers and a former officer were arrested and accused of bringing prescription pills, cocaine and other contraband into the jail, the authorities said.

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Restaurant Review: Russ & Daughters Cafe

4 hours 43 min ago
The Russ & Daughters Cafe is modeled on the family’s 100-year-old Lower East Side store, but adds to and deviates from the original in inspired ways.
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A Battle of the Hamlets

4 hours 56 min ago
A theater critic imagines a clash of the greatest versions of Shakespeare’s melancholy prince, as portrayed by John Barrymore, Laurence Olivier, Richard Burton and others.

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N.C.A.A. Settlement Overhauls Head-Injury Policies

5 hours 13 min ago
The settlement brings a significant change in the care and safety of current and former college athletes, including a $70 million medical monitoring fund and a new national protocol for head injuries.

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Bits Blog: The ‘Sharing Economy’ Goes White-Collar

5 hours 20 min ago
In some ways, the new focus Uber and Airbnb are putting on business professionals is a risky maneuver as regulators have grown increasingly interested in how the services operate.
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Unbuttoned: Beyoncé, Superstar but Not a Fashion Icon

5 hours 30 min ago
The singer demonstrates that you don’t have to create clothing trends to be a superstar.
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House G.O.P. Plan on Border Crisis Is Well Short of What Obama Seeks

5 hours 41 min ago
House Republicans are proposing to spend $659 million to stem the surge of undocumented child migrants from Central America, a small fraction of the $3.7 billion President Obama seeks.

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Israel Broadens Targets in Gaza Barrage; Power Is Out

5 hours 44 min ago
Airstrikes destroyed the home of a top Hamas leader and its media offices. Gaza’s only power plant also took a devastating hit.

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China Says Former Security Chief Is Under Investigation

6 hours 2 min ago
Zhou Yongkang, who retired from the Politburo Standing Committee in late 2012, is the most senior Communist Party figure to face a formal corruption inquiry.

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Poll Finds Support for Treating Child Migrants as Refugees

6 hours 57 min ago
A poll finds 69 percent of Americans support child migrants from Central America staying if officials find that it is not safe for them to return to their home countries.

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