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US shutdown moves ever closer as McCarthy digs in over stopgap deal

The Guardian · 21h ago · Republican House speaker says he will not take up Senate bill to keep government running despite his party’s lack of an alternativeA government shutdown appeared all but inevitable as the House speaker, Kevin McCarthy, dug in on Thursday, vowing he

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Minimum wage hike: California leads nation in fast food worker pay

Christian Science Monitor · 3h ago · California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a law raising minimum wage for fast food workers to $20 per hour. It applies to fast food restaurants that have at least 60 locations nationwide – but not to restaurants that make their own bread.

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SAG-AFTRA Talks With Video Game Industry End With No Deal

· Deadline Hollywood · 16h ago · SAG-AFTRA said today that its scheduled talks with the video game industry, which began Tuesday, have ended with no agreement. In a terse statement tonight, the union said: SAG-AFTRA and video game employers concluded scheduled negotiations for the Interactive Media Agreement.

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Tom Brady Biopic Series ‘The Patriot Way’ in Development

· Variety · 20h ago · Tom Brady is getting the biopic treatment. The Gotham Group is developing a scripted limited series titled “The Patriot Way” based on the career of NFL superstar, who led the New England Patriots to nine Super Bowls, winning six.

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Dutch police arrest gunman after deadly hospital shooting

NBC News · 22h ago · A 32-year-old student was arrested under the helipad of the Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam after a teacher was shot dead in a classroom. A woman was also killed and her daughter seriously wounded at a nearby house.

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New York City Is Drowning

Wired · 40m ago · Heavy rainfall led to dangerous flash flooding in New York City and surrounding areas on Friday morning.

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NASA’s Perseverance Captures Dust-Filled Martian Whirlwind

NASA · 2h ago · The six-wheeled geologist spotted the twister as part of an atmospheric exploration of Jezero Crater. The lower portion of a Martian dust devil was captured moving along the western rim of Mars’ Jezero Crater by NASA’s Perseverance rover on Aug.

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See Start TODAY's October fitness plan

NBC News · 4h ago · TODAY fitness contributor Stephanie Mansour kicks off the October plan for members of Start TODAY. She shares important stretches and tips for running a 5K race.

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FDA updates Ozempic warning label

NBC News · 6h ago · Ozempic and Wegovy have been described as miracle drugs for their ability to help people lose weight. After blockbuster success, the FDA recently updated the warning label for Ozempic to acknowledge reports of ileus, which is a failure for the intestine to move normally.

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It’s Time To Care For Those Who Care For Us

Forbes · 6h ago · Physician deaths by suicide are higher than in the general population, for many overlapping, compounding reasons. It's time for health systems to care for those who care.

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Oh Bother! Winnie, poo and deforestation

NPR · Sep 28, 2023 · Now that Winnie-the-Pooh is in the pubic domain, it's a free-for-all. In Winnie-the-Pooh: The Deforested Edition, the trees have are all gone. The book is by toilet paper company Who Gives A Crap.

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New Yorker · Sep 25, 2023 · “Cosmic Scholar,” “Up Home,” “The Caretaker,” and “Emergency.”

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End of an era: Netflix to send out its last DVDs after 25 years

Christian Science Monitor · 2h ago · Netflix revolutionized entertainment 25 years ago, but now it’s the end of the show for the once-iconic DVD-by-mail service. The service will shut down its five remaining distribution centers after they mail out final discs to subscribers who can keep them.

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Test-Driving The Electric 2023 Smart #1

Forbes · 2h ago · Although still missing from the US market, Smart is on a mission to reinvent itself in Europe, and it’s doing so with a new electric car called the #1.

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Cartoon by Mike Luckovich

Washington Post · 1h ago · Mike Luckovich guest cartoon on Commander Biden testifying at impeachment inquiry.

Let Black boys grow their hair

Washington Post · 2h ago · A Texas teenager was suspended for having dreadlocks too long for school rules. His family says it violates a new state law protecting ethnic hairstyles.

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The Top 5 Longreads of the Week

Longreads · 8h ago · Featuring stories from Margaret Talbot, Wiam El-Tamami, Virginia Heffernan, Dave Denison, and Meilan Solly.

Inside the Taliban’s Luxury Hotel

Longreads · 19h ago · "The Intercontinental in Kabul was Afghanistan's first luxury hotel. Once the site of legendary parties, the hotel is now in the hands of the Taliban, and their fighters are supposed to work with outsiders."

The Last Descent

Longreads · Sep 28, 2023 · "Though the world wouldn't catch on until disaster struck, a tight-knit community of seafarers, explorers, and bold submariners worried for years that Stockton Rush's OceanGate implosion was all but guaranteed."

The Inside Job

Longreads · Sep 27, 2023 · "Robert Konashewych was a young police officer with expensive tastes, two girlfriends and a mountain of debt. Heinz Sommerfeld was recently deceased with a large unclaimed estate. Problem, meet solution."

Cairo Song

Longreads · Sep 27, 2023 · "I could no longer bear to live within a system that is actively rigged against people, against life, against human flourishing."

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