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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 01:06:10 GMT

Washington Post

Russian hackers targeted Arizona election system
Washington Post
Hackers targeted voter registration systems in Illinois and Arizona, and the FBI alerted Arizona officials in June that Russians were behind the assault on the election system in that state. The bureau described the threat as “credible” and significant ...
Russians Hacked Two US Voter Databases, Say
Harry Reid Cites Evidence of Russian Tampering in US Vote, and Seeks FBI InquiryNew York Times
FBI alert sparks fears that state voting systems are under digital assaultPolitico
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 04:44:20 GMT

Financial Times

Brussels clawback: the Apple tax dispute explained
Financial Times
Ireland will on Tuesday be ordered to claw back billions of euros from Apple, triggering one of the world's biggest tax disputes and a political showdown between Europe and the US. Based on an obscure 1991 Irish tax ruling issued for Apple, then a ...
EU Set to Rule Apple Tax Deals With Ireland IllegalWall Street Journal
Apple Is Said to Owe Back Taxes to Irish GovernmentNew York Times
Apple may face a €1.1bn tax penalty for receiving illegal state aid from IrelandInternational Business Times UK
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:43:00 GMT

Hollywood Reporter

Critic's Notebook: Gene Wilder, the Mad Hatter Who Turned Off-Screen Neurosis Into Comedy Gold
Hollywood Reporter
Wilder's work with Mel Brooks, Richard Pryor, Woody Allen and more made him one of the comedy titans of his generation. Gene Wilder was the Mad Hatter of American screen comedy. He could make you laugh without even moving, his beatific half-smile ...
Gene Wilder dies at 83; 'Willy Wonka' star and Mel Brooks collaboratorLos Angeles Times
WATCH: Remembering Gene Wilder's Most Iconic RolesPeople Magazine
For the Love of Gilda: Gene Wilders Amazing Cancer LegacyDaily Beast
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:09:12 GMT


Clinton aide Abedin dumps Weiner after more lewd texts
Top Hillary Clinton adviser Huma Abedin on Monday announced she is separating from her husband, Anthony Weiner, after six rocky years of marriage during which the couple's shared vision of a political future together has been disrupted multiple times ...
Anthony Weiner's Latest Sexting Scandal: Here's What We KnowNew York Times
Anthony Weiner's sext could lead to child neglect inquiryNew York Daily News
Huma Abedin, the Good Wife, Reaches Her Limit With Anthony WeinerDaily Beast
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:32:40 GMT

BBC News

Chinese embassy blast: Car bomb attack in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
BBC News
A car driven by a suicide bomber has exploded after ramming the gates of the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, officials say. The suicide bomber died and three embassy employees, all Kyrgyz nationals, were injured, Deputy PM Zhenish ...
Three hurt in suicide blast at China's Kyrgyzstan embassyYahoo News
'Several' Feared Hurt or Dead After an Explosion at the Chinese Embassy in KyrgyzstanTIME
Car explodes at Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan in suspected suicide bombingReuters
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:23:50 GMT


Sufferers of iPhone 6's 'Touch Disease' may soon have a class action lawsuit
iPhones around the world are dying in a peculiar way, and Apple isn't doing right by affected users, asserts a lawsuit filed over the weekend. The plaintiffs are three in number for now but hope to elevate the case to class action status. It all ...
A premier case maker may have just leaked the best iPhone 7 images so farBGR
Apple sued over iPhone "touch disease"ZDNet
A Sneak Peek at the Apple Inc. iPhone 7 and 7 PlusMotley Fool
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:24:26 GMT

New York Times

Hillary Clinton Piles Up Research in Bid to Needle Donald Trump at First Debate
New York Times
Donald J. Trump at a Republican presidential debate in March in Detroit. Mr. Trump spent hours with his debate team the past two Sundays, but he said, “I believe you can prep too much for those things.” Credit Richard Perry/The New York Times.
Trump woos women and minorities by pitting one group against anotherWashington Post
Lawsuits: Trumps Doctor Overmedicated Patients Who Died In His CareDaily Beast
Gary Johnson: Build a better immigration system, not a wallCNN
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:20:22 GMT

New York Times

Middle East|Knowing the Risks, Some Syrian Rebels Seek a Lift From Turks' Incursion
New York Times
Turkish armor last week in the border city of Karkamis, heading toward the Syrian border town of Jarabulus. Credit Bulent Kilic/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. BEIRUT, Lebanon — The rebel fighter, a former major in the Syrian Army, thought he ...
Obama to meet Erdogan amid anti-ISIS squabbleCNN
Turkish Offensive on Islamic State in Syria Caught US Off GuardWall Street Journal
As its proxies advance in Syria, Turkey warns Kurds to pull backWashington Post
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