May 4, 2016
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‘President Trump?’ Here’s How He Says It Would Look

‘President Trump?’ Here’s How He Says It Would Look
nytimes.com — Donald J. Trump is now the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, but he is also keenly aware that many in his own party - and many Americans, frankly - are scared and anxious about the idea of him in the Oval Office.
May 04, 2016

President Trump's first 100 days? Here's his description to me: Muslim ban, Mexico wall design, Fed audit underway. nyti.ms/1QSfcpw

May 04, 2016

RT @patrickhealynyt: President Trump's first 100 days? Here's his description to me: Muslim ban, Mexico wall design, Fed audit underway. htnyti.ms/1QSfcpwps://t.co/rLOtbuzJ0J

May 04, 2016

RT @patrickhealynyt: President Trump's first 100 days? Here's his description to me: Muslim ban, Mexico wall design, Fed audit underway. htnyti.ms/1QSfcpwps://t.co/rLOtbuzJ0J

May 04, 2016

RT @patrickhealynyt: President Trump's first 100 days? Here's his description to me: Muslim ban, Mexico wall design, Fed audit underway. htnyti.ms/1QSfcpwps://t.co/rLOtbuzJ0J

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May 04, 2016

The presumptive Democratic nominee is running a web ad featuring the 2012 GOP nominee bit.ly/1T1UVFR

May 04, 2016

RT @HillaryClinton: "President Trump" is a dangerous proposition. Mitt Romney, Ted Cruz, and Marco Rubio agree. amp.twimg.com/v/85d61190-d75…

May 04, 2016

The Hillary campaign's most effective surrogates this election might be Republican politicians denouncing Trump: amp.twimg.com/v/85d61190-d75…

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Trinity Mirror's New Day to close on Friday

Trinity Mirror's New Day to close on Friday
blogs.spectator.co.uk — When the New Day was first launched in February, Trinity Mirror's chief executive Simon Fox made clear that the company would close the title if it failed to deliver results. However, Mr S is pretty sure that he didn't anticipate having to make such a decision quite soon.
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Tribune Publishing’s Board Unanimously Rejects Gannett’s Unsolicited Proposal

Tribune Publishing’s Board Unanimously Rejects Gannett’s Unsolicited Proposal
investor.tribpub.com — Opportunistic Proposal Understates the Company's True Value and Is Not in the Best Interest of Shareholders Tribune Publishing Co. (NYSE: TPUB) today sent a letter to Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) in response to its April 12, unsolicited proposal to acquire all outstanding shares of Tribune Publishing common stock for $12.25 per share in cash.
May 04, 2016

Breaking: "Tribune Publishing’s Board Unanimously Rejects Gannett’s Unsolicited Proposal" bit.ly/21xRw1x

May 04, 2016

RT @joepompeo: Breaking: "Tribune Publishing’s Board Unanimously Rejects Gannett’s Unsolicited Proposal" bit.ly/21xRw1x

May 04, 2016

RT @joepompeo: Breaking: "Tribune Publishing’s Board Unanimously Rejects Gannett’s Unsolicited Proposal" bit.ly/21xRw1x

May 04, 2016

RT @joepompeo: Breaking: "Tribune Publishing’s Board Unanimously Rejects Gannett’s Unsolicited Proposal" bit.ly/21xRw1x

May 04, 2016

RT @joepompeo: Breaking: "Tribune Publishing’s Board Unanimously Rejects Gannett’s Unsolicited Proposal" bit.ly/21xRw1x

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US Justice Department: HB2 violates federal Civil Rights Act

US Justice Department: HB2 violates federal Civil Rights Act
charlotteobserver.com — U.S. Justice Department officials Wednesday notified Gov. Pat McCrory that House Bill 2 violates the U.S. Civil Rights Act. The department gave state officials until Monday to address the situation "by confirming that the State will not comply with or implement HB2."
May 04, 2016

RT @theobserver: US Justice Department: HB2 violates federal Civil Rights Act charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-…

May 04, 2016

US Justice Department ruling could ultimately lead to the loss of millions in federal education money #HB2 charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-…

May 04, 2016

.#Breaking: US Justice Dept. says #HB2 violates federal Civil Rights Act bit.ly/1Y8ZrQO #ncpol #charobs

May 04, 2016

US Justice Department ruling could ultimately lead to loss of millions in federal education money for NC #HB2 charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-…

May 04, 2016

RT @johnarwood: .#Breaking: US Justice Dept. says #HB2 violates federal Civil Rights Act bit.ly/1Y8ZrQO #ncpol #charobs

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Men Have Book Clubs, Too

Men Have Book Clubs, Too
nytimes.com — This is detailed in the Man Book Club's criteria, on the group's website: "No books by women about women (our cardinal rule)". The members of the club rate books on a scale of 1 to 10. The leader, with a score of 8.8, is "Nobody's Fool" by Richard Russo; the lowest-rated book, at 3.3, is "Oscar and Lucinda" by Peter Carey.
May 04, 2016

The one rule of this book club: "No books by women about women (our cardinal rule)" nytimes.com/2016/05/06/fas… pic.twitter.com/0cjlN5etQT

May 04, 2016

The fact that these oh-so-masculine men hated "Oscar and Lucinda" is the grace note that makes the story art nytimes.com/2016/05/06/fas…

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John Kasich Drops Out of Presidential Race

John Kasich Drops Out of Presidential Race
nytimes.com — Gov. John Kasich of Ohio, a moderate voice who tried to portray himself as the adult in the Republican primary field but failed to win any state but his own, is ending his long-shot quest for the presidency on Wednesday, according to two people briefed on his decision.
May 04, 2016

RT @nytimes: John Kasich is dropping out of the presidential race, leaving Donald Trump the lone candidate for the GOP nomination https://tnyti.ms/1q0GUufco/wWZ4VtZTPQ

May 04, 2016

Kasich may be out, but unlike others, probably won't regret how he ran nyti.ms/23prVr2 pic.twitter.com/p6hVVLGPJF

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