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[NyTimes] : "As fans gathered on Rockefeller Plaza in Manhattan, Al Roker pulled up in a big red delivery truck, ready to give America what it wanted: Twinkies.<p>The snack cakes flew through the air into the crowd pressed against metal barriers. One man shoved cream-filled treats into his mouth. Another “Today” …"
[NyTimes] : "Sources: Water extent data from the European Commission Joint Research Center and Google. Satellite imagery for base maps from Google. Some roads data from Open Street Map contributors."
[NyTimes] : "<i>The music critics of The New York Times share their picks for the best pop and jazz albums of the year.</i><p><b>Jon Pareles</b><p><b>1.</b> <b>BEYONCÉ</b> “Lemonade” (Parkwood/Columbia) As a set of songs, “Lemonade” plunges into one troubled marriage: a cycle of distrust, betrayal, fury, loyalty and wary reconciliation. It moves …"
[NyTimes] : "So, Time magazine, ever in search of buzz, this week named Donald Trump Person of the Year. But they did so with a headline that read, “President of the Divided States of America.”<p>The demi-fascist of Fifth Avenue wasn't flattered by that wording.<p>In an interview with the “Today” show, Trump huffed, …"
[NyTimes] : "WASHINGTON — The North Carolina man who was arrested on Sunday for firing a rifle in a popular Washington pizzeria said he was motivated by the storm of fake online news about a suspected child trafficking ring allegedly running out of the restaurant and led by Hillary Clinton.<p>Edgar M. Welch said …"
[NyTimes] : "PALO ALTO, Calif. — Donald Trump: Please think about calling Elon Musk.<p>President-elect Trump has spent a lot of time talking about how he plans to reinvigorate the manufacturing sector, repeatedly telling the public on the campaign trail, “We are going to bring back jobs that have been stolen from …"
[NyTimes] : "MIAMI BEACH — On Tuesday, Donald J. Trump wrote on Twitter that people who burn the flag should be punished with “perhaps loss of citizenship or year in jail!”<p>Two days later, I went to a little cafe here to meet with Nadya Tolokonnikova of the Russian punk band and activist art collective Pussy …"
[NyTimes] : "Last week when Donald Trump began his so-called Thank You Tour in Cincinnati, he had yet another opportunity to be magnanimous and conciliatory, to step beyond the division and acrimony of his campaign and into the unity and healing necessary to be president of a strained nation.<p>As is his wont, he …"
[NyTimes] : "The biggest prize payday in science came around again Sunday evening when the Breakthrough Foundation handed out more than $25 million in its annual prizes to more than a thousand physicists, life scientists and mathematicians.<p>This year's winners include five molecular biologists who won $3 million …"
[NyTimes] : "<i>This interview with Abe Ankumah, chief executive of Nyansa, a network analytics software company, was conducted and condensed by Adam Bryant.</i><p><b>Q. What were your early years like?</b><p><b>A.</b> I was born and raised in Ghana. I'm the youngest of five children. My parents were in the travel and tourism business — …"
[NyTimes] : "Around 2008, while snorkeling and scuba diving in my free time, I began watching the unusual group of animals known as cephalopods, the group that includes octopuses, cuttlefish and squid. The first ones I encountered were giant cuttlefish, large animals whose skin changes color so quickly and …"
[NyTimes] : "When the modern Tea Party movement coalesced in the early days of the Obama presidency, its allusion to the political grievances of the protesters in Boston Harbor a couple of hundred years earlier seemed plausible enough: Its members felt that their taxes were too high and their interests not …"
[NyTimes] : "Federal bank regulators are planning to offer a new type of national banking charter to technology companies that provide financial services.<p>The new licenses, from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, which oversees many national banks, would address some of the concern about technology …"