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Judges signal they'll revive Sarah Palin defamation lawsuit

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals panel seems poised to reinstate a defamation lawsuit Sarah Palin brought against The New York Times after hearing oral arguments Friday.

Inside Facebook’s election War Room

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The War Room being built at Facebook’s headquarters in Menlo Park is part of its initiative to prevent political disinformation and election interference. It involves more than 300 people across the company.

Capitol Report: Rod Rosenstein discussed 25th Amendment to remove Trump and offered to wear a wire, report says

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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein suggested secretly recording President Donald Trump and discussed recruiting cabinet members to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove him, the New York Times reported Friday.

Rosenstein suggested he secretly record Trump, discussed 25th Amendment: New York Times

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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein suggested last year he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House, the New York Times reported, and also discussed recruiting cabinet members to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office. The Times' report said Rosenstein made these suggestions in the spring of 2017, when Trump's firing of then-FBI Director James Comey put the White House into turmoil.

Prefer to die on the beach than at work table in Alibaba: Jack Ma

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Jack Ma, the pioneer of China's internet industry, has termed the speculation swirling around his retirement as a "sea gossip", saying that he would rather die on the beach than in his executive office at Alibaba.

Tim Mullaney: Why the GOP fighting so hard for Kavanaugh

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The Klown Kar Kavanaugh Karavan Keeps Kavorting through Washington, trying to salvage the Supreme Court seat for a nominee whose primary work experience, before becoming a federal judge, was working for the discredited independent-counsel investigation of President Bill Clinton and the discredited White House of George W. Bush.

This outperforming fund manager is ‘massively overweight’ emerging-markets stocks

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Alex Umansky of the Baron Global Advantage Fund says growth in China and Brazil still trumps that of the U.S.

NY Times (NYT) Down in 3 Months: Is the Drop Momentary?

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In spite of The New York Times Company’s (NYT - Free Report) concerted efforts to lower its dependency on traditional advertising and focus on digitalization, shares of this news and information provider have tumbled roughly 12.7% compared with the industry’s decline of 12% in the past three months. Analysts pointed that fall in advertising revenue both in print and digital coupled with sluggish growth in paid digital subscriber base during the second quarter of 2018 impacted the stock’s performance.

Kavanaugh’s Accuser Says She Would Testify under Right Terms

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Protesters opposed to President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, demonstrate in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Isha Ambani-Anand Piramal destination engagement today; venue, theme, dress code and all you need to know

After a lavish engagement galore of Mukesh and Nita Ambani’s eldest son Akash with Shloka Mehta it is time for Isha and Anand Piramal to steal the limelight with their fairy-tale romance. Apparently, the couple have opted for an exotic location for their engagement ceremony.

Nikki Haley slams New York Times: ‘They knew the facts and released the story anyway’

Washington: Nikki Haley, the US Ambassador to the UN, on Thursday slammed The New York Times for publishing a wrong story about expensive curtains at her official residence despite knowing the actual facts.

PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Sept 21

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Sept 21 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

The Wall Street Journal: Michael Cohen has reportedly talked about Trump to Mueller investigators

2018-09-21 marketwatch
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, has met multiple times with special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigators, including within the past month, according to people familiar with the matter.

Outside the Box: Republicans’ response to Kavanaugh’s accuser shows what they really think of women

2018-09-20 marketwatch
When Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh was part of Ken Starr’s team investigating Bill Clinton, some Americans wondered how they could explain President Clinton’s behavior to children. That was a reasonable question to ask.

Danske Bank says billions may have been laundered at a single branch

2018-09-20 cnbc
COPENHAGEN — When a whistle-blower alleged that employees of a branch of the Danish lender Danske Bank had been knowingly working with customers who had broken the law, it was not the first time that questions had been raised about that particular office. It would not be the last.

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