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China's Didi Raises More Than $500 Million for Self-Driving Tech

Wall Street Journal · 2h ago · Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing Technology raised more than $500 million in a funding round led by SoftBank Group for its autonomous driving subsidiary, as it competes with well-backed U.S. startups over self-driving technology.

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Australian court rules queen's letters can be made public

· ABC News · 8h ago · Australia’s highest court has ruled to make public letters between Queen Elizabeth II and her representative that would reveal what knowledge she had, if any, of the dismissal of an Australian government in 1975

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Norway eases Nordic business travel rules, including Sweden

· Reuters · May 28, 2020 · Norway will allow entry to business travellers from all the other Nordic countries from June 1, in a further easing of coronavirus restrictions, the government said on Thursday, making no distinction for Sweden.

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Trump could sign order on social media companies later on Thursday: White House

· Reuters · 20h ago · U.S. President Donald Trump could sign an executive order on social media companies later on Thursday, but the timing could change, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh MacEnany said, after Twitter urged readers to check facts in tweets sent by Trump earlier this week for the first time.

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New report alleges killings, mass detentions in Ethiopia

· ABC News · 5h ago · A new report by the rights group Amnesty International accuses Ethiopia’s security forces of extrajudicial killings and mass detentions even as the country’s reformist prime minister was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize

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Friday, May 29, 2020

NPR | Podcast | Up First · 4h ago · Chaos gripped the Twin Cities again Thursday night into Friday as peaceful protests gave way to spasms of looting and fire-setting. Also, seven people were shot at a protest in Louisville, Kentucky related to the killing of a black woman by police.

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New Jersey may have to cut 200K jobs if no federal help: report

Fox News · 6h ago · Gov. Phil Murphy, the New Jersey Democrat, said in an interview Thursday that without financial help from the federal government, hisstate will likely have to cut 200,000 public employees, including police officers and firefighters.

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Man charged for $317M sale of virus masks that didn't exist

· ABC News · 17h ago · A Georgia man has been charged in federal court with trying to swindle a foreign government out of $317 million in exchange for a huge shipment of masks to protect against the coronavirus that didn't really exist

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Sen. Tim Kaine and wife test positive for coronavirus antibodies

· Fox News · 22h ago · Virginia Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine and his wife have tested positive for coronavirus antibodies, according to the senator's office, a result that if accurate would indicate that both the former Democratic vice-presidential nominee and his spouse had

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English Premier League Plans to Resume June 17

New York Times · 20h ago · The most-watched sports league in the world will return, pending a sign off from health authorities, but will play in stadiums without fans and with stringent health protocols.

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Politico

Long Island enters first phase of NY's reopening process

· ABC News · May 27, 2020 · Long Island has become the latest region of New York to begin easing restrictions put in place to curb the spread of the coronavirus as it enters the first phase of the state’s four-step reopening process

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Bloomberg

UN Warns Shortfall Will Shut Yemen Programs as Covid-19 Spreads

Bloomberg · 20h ago · The United Nations is warning that a funding shortage may force it to close many of its programs in Yemen just as the coronavirus spreads in a country already suffering through one of the world’s worst humanitarian disasters.

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Politico
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Bloomberg

U.S. Indicts North Koreans Alleging a $2.5 Billion Scheme

Bloomberg · 22h ago · The Justice Department accused more than two dozen North Korean and Chinese individuals with operating an illegal global financial network to aid Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons and missile program in violation of U.S. sanctions.

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UK says fishing deal with EU by end of June looks unlikely

· ABC News · May 27, 2020 · The U.K.‘s chief negotiator with the European Union says it’s looking increasingly unlikely that the two sides will agree the terms of access to each other’s waters by the end of next month, as hoped


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A Death in Minneapolis

· Wall Street Journal · 15h ago · A video of disturbing police behavior leads to violent protests.

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Missouri Great Clips sites close after virus-related threats

· ABC News · 16h ago · Great Clips has temporarily closed its salons in Springfield, Missouri, after receiving threatening messages following the news that two hairstylists at one of the locations tested positive for the coronavirus and may have exposed 140 customers

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Le Pain Quotidien's US restaurants file for bankruptcy

· Fox Business · May 27, 2020 · The Belgian company's U.S. arm said in court papers it hoped to avert a complete liquidation of its 98 Le Pain Quotidien locations with a proposed $3 million sale of the business to fast-casual restaurant operator Aurify Brands LLC.

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NSA warns of ongoing Russian hacking campaign against U.S. systems

Reuters · 21h ago · The U.S. National Security Agency on Thursday warned government partners and private companies about a Russian hacking operation that uses a special intrusion technique to target operating systems often used by industrial firms to manage computer infrastructure.


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Futures hit by Sino-U.S. tensions at the end of strong month

Reuters · 3h ago · U.S. stock futures dropped on Friday as investors braced for President Donald Trump's response to China's national security legislation for Hong Kong, threatening to take the shine off another month of strong gains for Wall Street.

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Bloomberg

Twitter Says Trump Minneapolis Post Broke Rules, Glorified Violence

· Bloomberg · 7h ago · Twitter Inc., which this week earned U.S. President Donald Trump’s ire by posting fact-check notices next to one of his tweets, has put up a rule-violation notice on one of his most recent missives that included the phrase “when the looting starts, the shooting starts.”

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Trump Set to Rebuke China on Muslims After Friction on Hong Kong

· Bloomberg · 10h ago · President Donald Trump appears poised to sign a measure that would punish Chinese officials for imprisoning more than one million Muslims in internment camps, as he looks to rebuke Beijing over its crackdown in Hong Kong and its response to the coronavirus.

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Eye Opener: U.S. sees 100,000 COVID-19 deaths

· CBS News · May 28, 2020 · The U.S. has surpassed 100,000 coronavirus deaths, a grim milestone for the country leading the world in confirmed cases. Also, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey called for criminal charges in the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, at the hands of police.

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Business Insider

Oil drops as surprise U.S. stock build douses demand recovery hopes

CNBC · May 27, 2020 · Oil prices slid for a second consecutive session on Thursday as U.S. industry data showed a steep and surprising build-up in crude stockpiles, dampening hopes of a smooth demand recovery as the world begins to ease its way out of coronavirus lockdowns.

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NSA: Russian agents have been hacking major email program

· ABC News · 15h ago · The U.S. National Security Agency says the same Russian military hacking group that interfered in the 2016 presidential election and unleashed a devastating 2017 malware attack has been exploiting a major email server program since last August or earlier

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UPS adds 'peak' surcharge amid coronavirus fueled delivery spike

Reuters · 16h ago · United Parcel Service Inc on May 31 will slap surcharges on U.S. e-commerce companies that have flooded its delivery network with shipments of everything from packaged food to patio furniture since the coronavirus took hold in March.

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China's Didi Raises More Than $500 Million for Self-Driving Tech

Wall Street Journal · 2h ago · Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing Technology raised more than $500 million in a funding round led by SoftBank Group for its autonomous driving subsidiary, as it competes with well-backed U.S. startups over self-driving technology.

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The Best Features From Windows 10's Big May 2020 Update

Gizmodo · 19h ago · Microsoft’s big May 2020 update for Windows 10 is here, and it’s packed with a bunch of new features and changes. This isn’t one of those subtle “security updates” that patches up a few bugs within Windows but doesn’t change your UI or how you interact with your operating system.

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‘Antigone’ Named Best Picture At Canadian Screen Awards

· Deadline Hollywood · 12h ago · Antigone, Sophie Deraspe’s haunting French-language drama that set its adaptation of the Greek tragedy as a tale of a modern-day refugee family in Montreal, won Best Picture and tied François Girard’s The Song of Names with five wins overall Thu

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China’s Fan Bingbing Set for Comeback in Youku TV Series

· Variety · 9h ago · Disgraced Chinese superstar Fan Bingbing has spent the past two years off the radar following an explosive 2018 tax evasion scandal. But she is expected to reemerge soon in a period drama on Chinese streamer Youku.

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‘Unforgiven’ Actor Anthony James Dies at 77

· Variety · 14h ago · Anthony James, an actor best-known for his work in the Oscar-winning films “In The Heat of the Night” and “Unforgiven,” died on May 26 of cancer in Massachusetts.

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Harry Connick Jr. Hosts CBS All-Star Grammy Salute To Unsung Heroes

· Deadline Hollywood · May 28, 2020 · CBS and the Recording Academy will stage a two-hour special honoring essential workers and hosted by Harry Connick Jr. United We Sing: A Grammy Salute To The Unsung Heroeswill air on Sunday, June 21 from 8 PM to 10 PM on CBS.

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Deadline Hollywood

WGA Leaders Seek Paid Parental Leave in Contract Talks With Studios

· Variety · 17h ago · Writers Guild of America leaders are pushing for paid parental leave as one of the demands in the guild’s master contract negotiations with studios. The WGA’s negotiating committee disclosed its focus on the issue of paid time off for parents in

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Ted Hope Steps Down at Amazon Studios, Signs First-Look as Producer

Variety · 20h ago · Amazon Studios motion picture executive Ted Hope is stepping down from his role under chief Jennifer Salke, Variety has learned. Word from within Amazon is that Hope left by choice, and will transition out with a multi-year first look producing deal at the streamer.

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ViacomCBS Names Jonathan Karp CEO Of Publisher Simon & Schuster

· Deadline Hollywood · May 28, 2020 · ViacomCBS has promoted Jonathan Karp to CEO of Simon & Schuster, effective immediately, succeeding Carolyn Reidy, who passed away earlier this month. Karp most recently served as president and publisher of Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing that inclu

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Wentz, Ertzes express support after Floyd's death

· ESPN · 7h ago · Carson Wentz, Zach Ertz and Ertz's wife, USWNT star Julie Johnston Ertz, spoke out Thursday about the death of George Floyd and expressed support for the African American community.

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Boras to clients: Don't 'bail out' MLB owners

ESPN · 13h ago · Agent Scott Boras told clients that players should not alter terms of a March 26 agreement between MLB and the MLBPA concerning prorated salaries for a shortened season.

Boras to clients in memo: Don't bail out baseball owners

· Fox News · 22h ago · Agent Scott Boras recommends his clients refuse Major League Baseball’s attempt to cut salaries during negotiations with the players’ association, claiming team financial issues caused by the coronavirus pandemic have their origin in management debt financing.

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Madden video game extended through 2026

ESPN · 13h ago · The Madden franchise will continue to be a part of the gaming universe for at least the next six years after NFL owners approved an extension with Electronic Arts that goes through 2026.

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Texas to allow 25% fans at outdoor pro events

ESPN · 14h ago · Texas Governor Greg Abbott has said the state will allow outdoor stadiums to host fans up to 25% of their normal capacity. Leagues will have to apply to state health officials to be allowed to have fans.

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At least 9 MLB teams pledge more stipends to minor leaguers

Fox News · 15h ago · At least nine major league franchises have informed minor leaguers they will continue to provide allowances after the May 31 expiration of Major League Baseball’s policy guarantying those players $400 per week.

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N.F.L. Aims to Expand Reopening as Soon As Next Week

· New York Times · 15h ago · Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a memo that coaches would be able to return to team facilities and that franchises could reopen ticket offices and retail shops as long as they complied with state and local guidelines.

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NFL owners table onside kick alternative proposal

· ABC News · 20h ago · NFL owners have tabled a proposal for an alternative to the onside kick with a fourth-and-15 play and approved testing expanded use of video replay in the preseason to aid in officiating

LeBron, Kap join outrage over Minn. man's death

· ESPN · May 27, 2020 · LeBron James and Colin Kaepernick are among the high-profile athletes who have taken to social media to voice their outrage over the death of George Floyd, who died Monday night while in Minneapolis police custody.

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Athletes wary about virus, testing upon return

Fox News · 22h ago · Chris Thompson is an NFL running back. He also is the father of a 4-month-old daughter, Kali. Guess which of those facts matters more to him when he ponders eventually returning to work amid a pandemic.

AP Exclusive: Athletes wary about virus, testing upon return

· ABC News · 23h ago · Reporters from The Associated Press have spoken to more than two dozen athletes from around the globe to get a sense of how concerned or confident they are about resuming competition amid the coronavirus pandemic


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IS blasts Iraq PM as American agent, calls for more attacks

ABC News · 1h ago · The Islamic State group in an audio message has blasted Iraq’s new prime minister, calling him an “American agent” and criticizing the closure of Islam’s holiest shrine in the Saudi holy city of Mecca to limit the spread of coronavirus

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Hungary to commemorate victims of Danube boat catastrophe

· ABC News · May 28, 2020 · Preparations are underway for commemorations to be held on the anniversary of the Danube River tragedy in which a sightseeing boat carrying mostly tourists from South Korea sank after a collision with a river cruise ship

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EU says conditions needed in Lufthansa bailout, seeks deal

Washington Post · 3h ago · The EU competition chief says she is not “creating extra hurdles” for Lufthansa after the airline balked at accepting a 9 billion-euro German government rescue package because of what it said were tough EU conditions

EU's Vestager denies making Lufthansa bailout more difficult

· Reuters · 3h ago · EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager denied on Friday that she was putting hurdles in the way of Lufthansa's $10 billion government rescue, saying companies getting big capital injections from the state have to offset their competitive advantage.

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Australian court rules queen's letters can be made public

· ABC News · 8h ago · Australia’s highest court has ruled to make public letters between Queen Elizabeth II and her representative that would reveal what knowledge she had, if any, of the dismissal of an Australian government in 1975

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Business Insider

China says non-peaceful action on Taiwan is last resort

Business Insider · 10h ago · REUTERS/Pichi ChuangChina will use all means to prevent Taiwanese independence from China, the ruling Communist Party's third most senior leader said on Friday.Li Zhanshu, who is also the head of China's parliament, said Beijing will use force as a last resort.

China says non-peaceful action on Taiwan is last resort

· Reuters · 11h ago · China will use all means to prevent pro-independence forces separating Taiwan from China but non-peaceful action against the Chinese-claimed island is a last resort, the ruling Communist Party's third most senior leader said on Friday.

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VW spending $2.2B to expand in China’s electric car market

Washington Post · 8h ago · Volkswagen is spending 2 billion euros ($2.2 billion) to expand its presence in China’s electric car industry in the biggest foreign investment announced since the country shut down to fight the coronavirus

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Bloomberg

China Approves Hong Kong Security Legislation, Defying Trump

· Bloomberg · May 28, 2020 · Chinese lawmakers approved a proposal for sweeping new national security legislation in Hong Kong, defying a threat by U.S. President Donald Trump to respond strongly to a measure that democracy advocates say will curb essential freedoms in the city.

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Bloomberg

U.S. may now need to treat Hong Kong like China: White House adviser

Reuters · 20h ago · U.S. President Donald Trump's top economic adviser said on Thursday that Hong Kong may now need to be treated like China when it comes to trade and other financial matters, given Beijing's move to enact a new law Washington warns would undermine the city's autonomy.

Australian jailed for 2007 stabbing free to leave Bulgaria

ABC News · 20h ago · An Australian man released after serving 11 years in a Bulgarian prison over a fatal stabbing is free to return home following a decision by the country’s highest court which refused to send him back to prison

Australian jailed for 2007 murder in Bulgaria free to go home

· Reuters · May 28, 2020 · Bulgaria’s highest appeals court on Thursday dismissed a request by the former chief prosecutor to review the parole granted to an Australian convicted of murder in 2009, meaning he is now free to leave the country.

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Burundi opposition candidate goes to court to challenge vote

· Washington Post · 22h ago · Burundi’s top opposition leader has gone to the constitutional court to challenge the results of this month’s presidential election, alleging the vote was rigged in favor of the ruling party candidate

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Joe Hermitt / The Patriot-News, via Associated Press

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U.N. seeks $2.4 billion for Yemen, warns aid operation nearly broke

· Reuters · 20h ago · U.N. agencies trying to help the millions at risk from the conflict in Yemen are nearly broke, U.N. aid chief Mark Lowcock said on Thursday, announcing a drive to raise some $2.4 billion next week to pay for the world biggest aid operation.

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Comedy Tonight: ‘S.N.L.’ Then and Now

New York Times · 5h ago · On its 45th anniversary, Colin Jost (in “A Very Punchable Face”) and Alan Zweibel (in “Laugh Lines”) relive their years at “Saturday Night Live.”

How Alan Zweibel Made a Career of Helping People Be Funnier

· Variety · 23h ago · Alan Zweibel clearly knows funny. He’s accrued multiple Emmy wins and nominations for his time on the comedy writing teams of “Saturday Night Live” and “It’s Garry Shandling’s Show,” the latter of which he co-created, plus writing credi


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Photos by Ashley Gilbertson / VII for The New York Times

Letters to the Editor

New York Times · 5h ago · Readers respond to recent issues of the Sunday Book Review.

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The New York Times
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Allyn Baum / The New York Times

Lifestyle

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Forbes

Capitalism Is Failing Us Just When We Need It Most

· Forbes · 23h ago · In the words of Warren Buffett’s investing partner, Charlie Munger, “Never, ever, think about something else when you should be thinking about the power of incentives.”


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The Independent UK
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Forbes

Remembering The Ultimate Bonefish Destination

Forbes · 3h ago · Their travels led to Deep Water Cay, a place with exactly the right mix of flats and nearby deep ocean shelves that provide the optimal recipe to consistently support extraordinary numbers of bonefish on the flats, big bones at that.

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The Independent UK
The Independent UK
Shonagh Rae
Shonagh Rae

The World in a Jewelry Box

New York Times · 5h ago · In a time when we are all stuck at home day dreaming of far-flung adventures, one writer finds solace in the accessories she collected as travel souvenirs.

Opinion

Washington Post
Washington Post

How do we prevent the next 100,000?

Washington Post · 2h ago · At the beginning of the outbreak, we could say that the virus was new and that we just didn’t know how best to respond. One hundred thousand deaths later, there are no more excuses.

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Features

The Evidence Against Her

Longform · 2h ago · When Nikki Addimando shot her abusive partner, she thought she had enough proof it was self-defense. Why did the prosecution only see a cold-blooded killer?

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Longreads

So Much More Than Enough

Longreads · 3h ago · My favorite director, Lynn Shelton, died suddenly this month at the age of 54. Did the spirit of indie filmmaking go with her?

I Don't Feel Like Buying Stuff Anymore

Longform · 20h ago · Our economy is built on Americans of all class levels buying things. What happens when the ability—and desire—to do so goes away?

Longreads
Longreads

Risking Your Life For a Selfie

Longreads · 21h ago · "With the right hashtag, anyone can view thousands of potential destinations — and choose which to visit based on aesthetics alone."

Longreads
Longreads

Murder in Old Barns

Longform · May 28, 2020 · Why a Nova Scotia community is still searching for the killer of a beloved farmer thirty years later.

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Longreads

Queens of Infamy: Lucrezia Borgia

Longreads · May 28, 2020 · History may have pigeonholed her as Renaissance Italy's most notorious seductress, but it's high time we give the Duchess of Ferrara a closer look.