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Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen pleads guilty in hush-money scheme

FEED - Marketplace - 1 hour 56 min ago
He could get four to five years in prison at his Dec. 12 sentencing.
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With auto tariffs on the horizon, a warning from U.S. carmakers

FEED - Marketplace - 2 hours 5 min ago
"I am cautiously pessimistic" about trade in this economy, a member of the motor vehicle supplier industry says.
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Trump Relaxes Obama-Era Coal Restrictions

FEED - BBC Newshour - 2 hours 20 min ago
The US Environmental Protection Agency has announced plans to scrap the Clean Power Plan, an Obama era bill to restrict carbon emissions from coal-fired power stations. It will instead allow individual states to decide for themselves just how little regulation their power plants need. Also in the programme: Reports that Al Qaeda's chief bomb-maker has been killed. Venezuelans struggle to get hold of the new currency introduced by their government. (Photo shows: A coal fuelled power plant in Arizona. Credit: Mint Images/ Science Photo Library)
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Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort guilty of 8 charges

FEED - Marketplace - 2 hours 22 min ago
Following four days of jury deliberation, Paul Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman, was found guilty of eight financial crimes Tuesday.
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Life's good in the sector tariffs were intended to protect

FEED - Marketplace - 2 hours 23 min ago
A steel producer stands behind Trump's decision to implement tariffs.
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The world news at 21:00 UTC on 08/21/2018

FEED - Journal - Deutsche Welle - 2 hours 45 min ago
Up-to-the-minute news from around the world
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The world news at 20:00 UTC on 08/21/2018

FEED - Journal - Deutsche Welle - 3 hours 45 min ago
Up-to-the-minute news from around the world
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'Severance' Is A Sardonic Wake-Up Call For All Of Us Stuck In Routine

FEED - Fresh Air - 4 hours 8 min ago

Ling Ma's Severance is an unusual apocalyptic novel, says critic Maureen Corrigan. Satiric, playful and scary, it lends assurance that humor will linger even as the world comes to an end.

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On The Open Letter Calling For U.S. Bishops To Resign Amid Catholic Sex Abuse Scandal

FEED - On Point With Tom Ashbrook - 4 hours 33 min ago
Susan Reynolds is the author of a statement signed by more than 3,000 Catholics around the world calling for bishops "to prayerfully and genuinely consider submitting to Pope Francis their collective resignation."
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Dispatches From A 'Dopesick' America

FEED - Fresh Air - 4 hours 37 min ago

Author Beth Macy details opioids' odyssey from medicine to scourge, in her book about young heroin users, their long-suffering parents, doctors, drug company executives, cops, judges and drug dealers.

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The world news at 19:00 UTC on 08/21/2018

FEED - Journal - Deutsche Welle - 4 hours 45 min ago
Up-to-the-minute news from around the world
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Classic sitcoms still making money after all these years

FEED - Marketplace - 5 hours 29 min ago
TV oldies like “I Love Lucy” and “Bewitched” have managed to hold on to devoted superfans more than 50 years after they aired. There’s a vibrant market for memorabilia.
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The world news at 17:00 UTC on 08/21/2018

FEED - Journal - Deutsche Welle - 6 hours 45 min ago
Up-to-the-minute news from around the world
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Full episode: Nell Scovell, Elisapie, Daniel MacIvor, Redd Pepper 21/08/2018

FEED - CBC's Q - 7 hours 45 min ago
Veteran TV writer Nell Scovell talks about what it's like being the only woman in the writers' room. Inuk folk-pop singer-songwriter Elisapie performs live in the q studio. Canadian playwright, screenwriter and actor Daniel MacIvor shares a playlist dedicated to Sydney, N.S. Voiceover artist Redd Pepper discusses his decade spanning career and why the classic movie trailer phrase, 'In a world...' will never get old.
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August 21: Veteran TV writer Nell Scovell on staying sharp in the Hollywood boys' club

FEED - CBC's Q - 7 hours 45 min ago
Scovell's credits include The Simpsons, Murphy Brown and Late Night with David Letterman. She talks about what it's like being the only woman in the writers' room.
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August 21: Daniel MacIvor's musical tribute to Sydney, Nova Scotia

FEED - CBC's Q - 7 hours 45 min ago
This playwright, screenwriter and actor gives us a playlist of songs that remind him of his hometown of Sydney, Nova Scotia.
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August 21: Meet Redd Pepper, the voice over artist behind some of the biggest movie trailers

FEED - CBC's Q - 7 hours 45 min ago
Voice over artist Redd Pepper talks about his decade spanning career and why the classic movie trailer phrase, 'In a world...' will never get old.
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August 21: Elisapie thanks Inuk folk-singer Willie Thrasher for inspiration on new album The Ballad of the Runaway Girl

FEED - CBC's Q - 7 hours 45 min ago
Inuk folk-pop singer-songwriter Elisapie joins guest host Laurie Brown live in the q studio to perform a few songs off her new record and talk about how she worked through her creative block.
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