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Trey Anastasio on Phish, Jam Bands and Staying…


By David Marchese

‘The more times people come to see me, the more I owe them. They’ve given me my whole life.’

Published: June 24, 2019 at 04:00AM

from NYT Magazine https://nyti.ms/2IY7WOQ

Maine Man Convicted of Killing Sheriff’s Deput…


By The Associated Press

A man accused of placing a gun to the neck of a sheriff’s deputy and pulling the trigger was convicted of murder Tuesday after a trial that focused on his state of mind.

Published: June 18, 2019 at 01:08PM

from NYT U.S. https://nyti.ms/2ZAvRKV

Flap Over Lt. Gov. Aide’s Firing Roils Kentuck…


By The Associated Press

When the Kentucky governor’s chief of staff authorized the firing of a top aide to the lieutenant governor he “overstepped his boundaries,” Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton said Tuesday, ratcheting up an unsettling election-year dispute for Republicans.

Published: June 18, 2019 at 11:53AM

from NYT U.S. https://nyti.ms/2XVG1oR

Wearing Their Hearts on Their Graduation Caps


By Lela Moore

Members of the class of 2019 share the inspiration behind their decorated mortarboards.

Published: June 11, 2019 at 04:00AM

from NYT Reader Center https://nyti.ms/2F4Oy1r

An Australian Doctor’s Dream: Curing America’s…


By Isabella Kwai

Dr. George O’Neil has implanted a device he invented into thousands of Australians who abuse opioids. But is it an answer for America’s addiction crisis?

Published: June 6, 2019 at 02:00PM

from NYT World https://nyti.ms/2IBfqav

On Politics With Lisa Lerer: Trump’s Day of Pr…


By Lisa Lerer

What do the president’s recent trips to Japan, Britain and a Virginia church have in common? Flattery.

Published: June 3, 2019 at 05:27PM

from NYT U.S. https://nyti.ms/2ENStzK

Police: Kentucky Pastor Tried to Set Up Threes…


By The Associated Press

A Kentucky pastor is accused of trying to set up a threesome with two underage girls.

Published: June 3, 2019 at 06:23AM

from NYT U.S. https://nyti.ms/2XlzGTD

Lawsuit: Texas Ranch Didn’t Protect 2 Boys Fro…


By The Associated Press

A young man and a teenage boy filed a lawsuit last week accusing the staff at a Texas ranch for at-risk youth of not protecting them from sexual abuse by older residents, an advocate for child abuse victims said Wednesday.

Published: May 29, 2019 at 06:20PM

from NYT U.S. https://nyti.ms/2W4OzIA

Courts Beckon as Folau Ponders Appeal Against …


By Reuters

After a statement saying he was deeply saddened by his sacking from Australian rugby and was considering his options on an appeal, Israel Folau’s public pronouncements on the matter on Friday were limited to religious posts on social media.

Published: May 18, 2019 at 02:46AM

from NYT Sports https://nyti.ms/2Hpupoe

Texas Boys Ranch Moves Forward as More Men All…


By The Associated Press

When Allan Votaw stepped onto Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch in Texas in 1957, the 5-year-old hoped he and his two brothers — ages 3½ and 6 — had found a home. Instead, the now-66-year-old says, they found a “horror house” where sadistic staff members wh…

Published: May 11, 2019 at 09:31AM

from NYT U.S. https://nyti.ms/2YoaBaq