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Las Vegas Shooting Sends People Fleeing From Mandalay Bay Casino

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A gunman opened fire Sunday night at a concert at a Las Vegas casino hotel, sending people fleeing as SWAT units searched for the attacker and the police investigated reports ...

The Trump Administration Won’t Support State Obamacare Enrollment Events

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Regional representatives from the Department of Health and Human Services will not be participating in open enrollment events in the states as they have in years past, according to an ...

Kazuo Ishiguro Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature

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Citing the dystopian work “Never Let Me Go” (2005), the committee said that Mr. Ishiguro introduced “a cold undercurrent of science fiction into his work.” In assessing his latest novel,

Hugh Hefner, the Pajama Man

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In the daytime, Hugh Hefner wore custom-made silk — not satin, satin made him slip off the bedsheets, he said — in a shade he liked to call “gunfighter black.” ...

Decades of Sexual Harassment Accusations Against Harvey Weinstein

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During that time, after being confronted with allegations including sexual harassment and unwanted physical contact, Mr. Weinstein has reached at least eight settlements with women, according to two company officials ...

Deep in Trump Country, a Big Stake in Health Care

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MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. — Marjorie Swanson was the first in the family to get a job at Baxter Regional Medical Center after moving to this rural Ozark town from Chicago’s ...

From Aggressive Overtures to Sexual Assault: Harvey Weinstein’s Accusers Tell Their Stories

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Since the establishment of the first studios a century ago, there have been few movie executives as dominant, or as domineering, as Harvey Weinstein. As the co-founder of the production-and-distribution ...

The Same Agency That Runs Obamacare Is Using Taxpayer Money to Undermine It

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The Trump administration said on Thursday that it would slash spending on advertising and promotion for the Affordable Care Act, but it has already been waging a multipronged campaign against ...

Tom Petty, Staple of Rock Radio With the Heartbreakers, Dies at 66

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But across styles, Mr. Petty kept his songwriting tight-lipped, succinct and evocative: “She was an American girl, raised on promises,” he sang on Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ 1976 debut ...

Seven Flights for $800,000: Mnuchin’s Travel on Military Jets

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Ryan Zinke, the interior secretary, used a chartered airplane for several flights, including a $12,000 trip to deliver a speech celebrating a new professional hockey team in Las Vegas. Scott ...

Nine Rounds a Second: Why the Las Vegas Shooting Was Different

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Authorities have not officially released details on the weapons a gunman used to kill at least 59 people and wound 527 more late on Sunday in Las Vegas. But analysis ...