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THE ACQUISITION

Silicon Valley’s acquisition targets aren’t just in tech anymore: Paresh Dave, The Los Angeles Times.

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HOUSE DIVIDED

How We Became Bitter Political Enemies: Emily Badger and Niraj Chokshi, The New York Times.

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TO THE EDITING ROOM

Megyn Kelly interview completely overhauled after backlash, Emily Smith, The New York Post.

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CUBA OVERHAUL

Trump recasts Cuba policy, takes harder line than Obama on military, travel: Patricia Mazzei and Nora Gamez Torres, Miami Herald.

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MEET THE HEROES

The Hero Cops Who Prevented a Congressional ‘Massacre’ – Kelly Weill, Asawin Suebsaeng, Katie Zavadski and Andrew Desidero, The Daily Beast.

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TALK VS ACTION

How do progressives express their moral fury without embracing a dehumanizing language of their own? Peter Beinart, The Atlantic.

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REAL FAKE NEWS

Here’s The Misinformation Going Around About The Alexandria Shooting: Jane Lytvynenko and Zahra Hirji, BuzzFeed News.

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FREEDOM OF SPEECH

When Speech Inspires Violence, Protect Liberty While Restoring Virtue: David French, National Review.

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WIDENING PROBE

Special counsel is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice, officials say: Devlin Barrett, Adam Entous, Ellen Nakashima and Sari Horwitz, The Washington Post.

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CLIFF HUXTABLE?

Cosby taking the hit for men who’ve wronged women: Christine Flowers, The Philadelphia Inquirer.

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HIGHLIGHTS

‘An Appalling And Detestable Lie’: 5 Highlights From Sessions’ Senate Testimony: Miles Parks, NPR.