The New York Times

For High School Football Coaches and Fans, a New Digital Blitz

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:00pm
Several websites and apps are transforming the way that players and coaches practice, scout other teams and analyze their own performance.
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U.S. Is Carrying Out Vast Majority of Strikes on ISIS, Military Officials Say

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:56pm
The Obama administration tried to convey a resolute coalition, but the vast majority of attacks were by American warplanes.
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Cadillac Tries to Make a Fresh Start in New York

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:46pm
General Motors is seeking to help the brand shed its stodgy image and recapture a mystique that melted away nearly two decades ago.






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In Airstrikes, U.S. Targets Militant Cell Said to Plot an Attack Against the West

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:39pm
American forces took advantage of the strikes against the Islamic State in Syria to try to also wipe out the leadership of an unrelated cell that the White House said was plotting against the United States or Europe.
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D’Souza Avoids Prison in Campaign Finance Case

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:31pm
The conservative author and documentary filmmaker Mr. D’Souza was given a probationary sentence, including eight months in a community confinement center, and a $30,000 fine.






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Op-Ed Contributors: A Health Care Success Story

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:03pm
How the Affordable Care Act helped transform a Texas city.






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Academic Skills on Web Are Tied to Income Level

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 7:53pm
A new study indicates that the higher the income level of a student’s family, the more adept the student will be on how to use the web.






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3 Killed in Shooting at UPS Facility in Alabama

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 11:50am
The gunman and two other people were killed in the gunfire Tuesday morning at a UPS facility in Birmingham, Ala., the police said.






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Motherlode Blog: How to See More of Your Best Friends? Move Away

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 11:48am
When the demands of parenthood, career, and general midlife busy-ness made it tough to see friends as much as we wanted to, we moved away, and saw them more.
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Motherlode Blog: Ordering Abortion Drugs for Her Daughter Earns a Mother Jail Time

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 11:01am
On Sept. 12th, Jennifer Whalen, a 39-year-old mother of three, went to jail to begin serving a 9-to-18-month sentence. Whalen’s crime was, in effect, ordering pills online that her older daughter took in the first several weeks of an unplanned pregnancy, when she was 16, to induce a miscarriage. The drugs have been available from a doctor with a prescription in the United States since 2000 and are used around the world to induce miscarriage. Read more.






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Omar Gonzalez Recalled as a Good, if Troubled, Neighbor

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 10:53am
The veteran accused of breaching White House security started behaving strangely in recent months, neighbors in Texas said.






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White House Intruder’s Past Raises Concern

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:30am
Omar Gonzalez, the intruder, was arrested in July in Virginia after the state police there found several loaded semiautomatic weapons in his car after a high-speed chase on Interstate 81.






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Lonely in the Center: Coming: The Boom in Third-Party Speculation

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:18am
Despite the likely outcome, the temptation to hype independent candidates is usually too hard to resist.






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Midterm Calculus: Four Reasons the G.O.P. Isn’t Doing Better in Senate Races

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 6:31am
Why are Democrats holding up reasonably well as Republicans pull ahead in national polling? There are four possibilities.






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Omar Gonzalez Recalled as a Good, if Troubled, Neighbor

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 2:22am
The veteran accused of breaching White House security started behaving strangely before disappearing, neighbors said.
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States in Play: North Carolina, in Political Flux, Battles for Its Identity

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 12:39am
The state often seems as if it is moving in two directions at once, with the Democratic and Republican parties exhibiting gains and their members coexisting as neighbors.






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Midterm Calculus: Why Senate Control Matters

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 12:30am
No major laws are likely to pass in the next two years, regardless of which party controls the Senate. The reasons that the midterms matter are subtler.






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Health Researchers Will Get $10.1 Million to Counter Gender Bias in Studies

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 12:17am
Grants will be used to include more human participants — generally women — in clinical trials and to ensure that laboratory animals, even cell lines, are representative of both genders.






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Airstrikes by U.S. and Allies Hit ISIS Targets in Syria

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:56pm
Airstrikes, conducted with several Arab allies, unleashed a torrent of cruise missiles and precision-guided bombs on the militants’ de facto capital, Raqqa, Syria.






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Program to Give Legal Help to Young Migrants

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:10pm
The New York City Council and two philanthropic foundations are combining forces to provide services to some 1,000 unaccompanied immigrant children facing possible deportation.






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