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SportsCenter Fri, 01/19/2018 - 15:08

NHL stands behind pick of Kid Rock as All-Star Game performer

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The NHL said it's aware of the backlash, but that the decision to hire him was based on his entertainment value and history as a hockey fan.
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The Guardian Fri, 01/19/2018 - 15:04

Post-work: the radical idea of a world without jobs

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What if we don't have to work?
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Daily Mail Fri, 01/19/2018 - 15:04

Ex employee of Michael Douglas describes how he 'masturbated in front of her'

dailymail.co.uk
'He thought he was the king of the world'
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Daily Express Fri, 01/19/2018 - 15:03

BARNIER'S RED LINES: Graphic revealing what EU is demanding UK do to get Brexit trade deal

express.co.uk
And it shows how Britain WON'T get the bespoke deal many Brexiteers want
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USA TODAY Fri, 01/19/2018 - 15:03

One year into Trump's presidency, British bookmakers still think he'll be impeached

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The odds that President Trump will be forced out of office before his term ends are the highest they've ever been, according to a firm that takes bets in Ireland and the U.K.
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The Guardian Fri, 01/19/2018 - 15:03

This is not Corbynite coup, it’s a mandate for his radical agenda | Gary Younge

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"Like most radical governments, Labour will have to negotiate between the powers that be and the forces that made them possible."
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The San Diego Union-Tribune Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:59

Editorial | Thank you, Sen. McCain. Thank you, Sen. Flake. Thank you, dear reader.

sandiegouniontribune.com
A new Gallup/Knight Foundation survey found that “media trust in the U.S. has been eroding, making it harder for the news media to fulfill their democratic responsibilities of informing the public and holding government leaders accountable.”
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The Times and The Sunday Times Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:54

This takes the biscuit: McVitie's Digestives are shrinking

thetimes.co.uk
It would appear that nothing is safe from the effect of rising costs in a post-Brexit world —not even McVitie's Original Digestives.
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The Independent Singapore Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:51

Evidence showing Lim Chin Siong’s detention was wrongful emerges

theindependent.sg
For the past 50 years, the Singaporean government has officially declared that Lim Chin Siong’s detention as justifiable, labeling him as a communist and accusing him of condoning subversiveness and violence. Lim denied these accusations as long as he lived.
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Tampa Bay Times Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:51

Five things Tampa Bay needs to know about bus rapid transit

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Can bus rapid transit really alleviate Tampa Bay's transit woes?
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