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Washington Post

Ronny Jackson withdraws as Trump's nominee to lead Veterans Affairs
Washington Post
Ronny L. Jackson, President Trump's embattled nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, withdrew from consideration Thursday amid mushrooming allegations of professional misconduct that raised questions about the White House vetting process ...
White House Withdraws Jackson Nomination for VA Chief Amid CriticismNew York Times
Trump VA pick withdraws nominationThe Hill
Ronny Jackson Withdraws As VA NomineeNPR
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New York Times

When North Met South: A Short History of Inter-Korean Summits
New York Times
HONG KONG — In 2000, Kim Dae-jung, then South Korea's president, flew to Pyongyang to meet with Kim Jong-il, the leader of North Korea — the first time talks had ever been held between leaders of the two sides. The distance between the two airports ...
Scientists suspect mountain collapse at N. Korea nuke test siteCBS News
'The Peace House' Is All Set For Kim Jong Un's First Summit In South KoreaNPR
North and South Korea summit: The people Kim trusts the mostBBC News
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The Hill

The Hill's Morning Report: Trump's Cabinet mess
The Hill
Welcome to The Hill's Morning Report, and happy Thursday! This daily email, a successor to The Hill's Tipsheet, is reported by Jonathan Easley and Alexis Simendinger to get you up to speed on the most important developments in politics and policy, plus ...
President Trump has disrupted his own ability to governWashington Post
5 things for April 26: Macron, Cohen, travel ban, China & India, Golden State killerCNN
The Note: Trump's Cabinet and questionable judgmentABC News
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Washington Post

Kapow! James Comey is getting his own comic book.
Washington Post
Depending where you sit along the partisan fault line slicing through the American political scene, James Comey could either be a hero or a villain. It is perhaps fitting, then, that the former-FBI-director-turned-President-Trump-antagonist has now ...
Chris Cuomo And Kellyanne Conway Go Bananas In New InterviewHuffPost
Comey's Loyalty Isn't to the TruthWall Street Journal
James Comey's Book Party Was Larded With JournalistsNew York Times
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New York Times

What to Watch as Scott Pruitt, the EPA Chief, Goes Before Congress
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Scott Pruitt, the embattled head of the Environmental Protection Agency, will face two congressional panels on Thursday, in what is expected to be a daylong grilling over recent allegations of ethical infractions and lavish spending. Mr ...
Scott Pruitt expected to appear in 'highly charged' hearings ThursdayCNN
IG investigations cast shadow over Scott PruittThe Hill
EPA Chief Pruitt Faces Tough Questions On Capitol HillNPR
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Los Angeles Times

Long, tortured hunt for Golden State Killer leads to arrest of ex-cop
Los Angeles Times
He slipped in through backdoors and windows in the dark. First he struck in the foothills east of Sacramento, raping at least 46 women, before he began killing and headed south. From 1978 to 1986, he killed 12 people in attacks ranging from the ...
Suspect in Golden State Killer case was a recluse, neighbors sayCNN
Golden State Killer's victims look to heal after suspect's captureNBCNews.com
She stalked the Golden State Killer until she died. Some think her work led to the suspect's arrest.Washington Post
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Bloomberg

Facebook to Vet UK Political Ads During 2019 Elections
Bloomberg
Facebook Inc. said it will make sure political ads on its platform will be vetted and transparent in time for England and Northern Ireland's 2019 local elections, the company has said. Only verified accounts will be allowed to pay for political ads ...
Facebook accused of bullying by MPsBBC News
Facebook admits it did not read terms of the app that harvested data of 87 millionCNBC
Facebook has found 'connections' between Canadian ad firm AggregateIQ and Cambridge AnalyticaBusiness Insider
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New York Times

Teachers in Arizona and Colorado Plan to Walk Out for Funding and Pay Raises
New York Times
PHOENIX — Thousands of teachers in Arizona and Colorado are expected to walk out of their classrooms on Thursday to demand higher pay and more funding for public schools, the latest surge of a teacher protest movement that has already swept through ...
The Arizona teacher walkouts are just a skirmish in the larger war on public educationLos Angeles Times
Thousands of teachers in Arizona and Colorado to protest on ThursdayNBCNews.com
Arizona teacher walkout: How Red for Ed walkout is expected to play outABC15 Arizona
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Daily Beast

Iran's Supreme Leader Urges Muslim Nations to Unite Against US
Daily Beast
The supreme leader of Iran has called on all Muslim nations to unite against the U.S., accusing President Trump of trying to “bully” the Islamic world. State TV reported Wednesday that Ayatollah Ali Khamenei described the U.S. as an enemy and said all ...

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Inside Higher Ed

'Cry Closet' Installed for Finals at University of Utah
Inside Higher Ed
As finals week approaches and students try to learn a semester's worth of information in a few days, it's likely many will have the inclination to weep. But with campus libraries teeming with students, it can be tricky to locate a private space to shed ...
'Cry Closet' may help Utah students overcome stress of final examsFox News
U. students stressed by finals encounter 'Cry Closet' in libraryDeseret News
'Cry closet' installed at university for students who need some alone timeMirror.co.uk
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