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THE "IT" TOY OF 2016

Author accused of ‘Christmas greed’ after spending $23,000 to snap up and resell Hatchimals, the hot holiday toy – Los Angeles Times.

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At age 30 did you earn more than your parents at a similar age?

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FADING DREAM

The American Dream, Quantified at Last – David Leonhardt of the New York Times.

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THE CHIEF DIPLOMAT

Boris Johnson Lashes Out at Saudi Arabia and Gets Stung at Home – New York Times.

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DATELINE MICHIGAN

The ‘Springsteen paradox’ that explains why Trump won Michigan – Professor Michael Luongo for CNN.

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IMPEACHED!

Park Geun-hye impeached: Did a puppy bring down South Korea’s president? BBC

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GOLD STAR FAMILIES

Captain Humayun Khan, Lieutenant Robert Kelly, and the Other One Percent – Michael Daly, The Daily Beast.

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"BIPOLAR PRESIDENCY"

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde are on their way to the White House – Michael Gerson.

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LEGENDARY

John Glenn and the courage of the Mercury Seven – Sarah Kaplan, The Washington Post.

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TOLD NO ONE

‘He never told a soul’: Robber, 71, who escaped a Georgia prison 48-years-ago to become a pillar of the community in a Connecticut town dies a free man.

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DNC CHAIR?

Pressure grows on Secretary Perez to enter DNC race – The Hill.

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ROYAL DIPLOMACY

Daily Mail reveals the history and grandeur of the tiaras, garters, gowns and medals the Royal Family wore to dazzle ambassadors at a usually secret Buckingham Palace reception.