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At a summit Mrs. May asked for help in reviving stalled exit talks, but offered little new. Negotiations now look likely to go down to the wire.

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If you believe the marketing, you’d think every new gadget will change your life — but many are confusing to use or doomed to obsolescence. Here’s how to determine whether your purchase will stand the test of time.

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The president has raised $106 million for his re-election, leading some Republicans to grumble that he is siphoning money from endangered congressional candidates.

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Last week, senators agreed to confirm one last slate of President Trump’s nominees, then recess for the midterm campaign. But on Wednesday, Republicans recommenced the judicial rush.

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Up to 5 percent of pregnant women develop pre-eclampsia, which is tied to an increased risk of dementia in later years.

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Older adults with the highest blood levels of omega-3 fatty acids were more likely to be living without chronic diseases or mental or physical deterioration.

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A two-term Democrat from Kentucky, he was narrowly defeated by Mr. McConnell, then a county judge and executive, in a Republican campaign engineered by Roger Ailes.

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Amid an N.B.A. Boom, Success for New Agents Is a Long Shot

Salaries have never been higher and the glamour of the N.B.A. is at a fever pitch, which means representing players is brutally competitive.

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The Treasury Department expressed concern about China’s weakening currency but declined, again, to officially call it a manipulator.

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On Politics With Lisa Lerer: A Midterm Wave? Maybe It’s a ‘Cyclone’

Two experts — and former rivals — make their predictions for the election; an update from our live polling project; and a few debates to watch tonight.

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U.S. Bars American Aid Groups From Traveling to North Korea

The move comes as the Trump administration seeks to tighten sanctions as part of its maximum-pressure campaign during nuclear negotiations.

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Overlooked No More: Yamei Kin, the Chinese Doctor Who Introduced Tofu to the West

Long before veggie burgers and soy lattes were fashionable, Kin was sent on a mission by the United States government to uncover the benefits of the soybean to Americans.

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Fact Check of the Day: Trump’s Inaccurate Claims From His A.P. Interview

In his wide-ranging interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday, President Trump made inaccurate statements about Russia, the deficit and his former lawyer.

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On Pro Basketball: Jokes? At Knicks Camp? Maybe More Than the Coach Has Changed

The Knicks may be in for plenty of rough nights again this season, but their new coach, David Fizdale, could be the breath of fresh air they need to endure it.

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The Skywhale Returns to Australia’s Skies, and Its Creator Braces for Impact

The buxom hot-air balloon was widely condemned when it first appeared five years ago. The artist who created it is hoping for a warmer reception this time.

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Exposed by Michael: Climate Threat to Warplanes at Coastal Bases

The devastation of Tyndall Air Force Base, where 17 grounded F-22 stealth fighters were damaged in the storm, points to American air power’s vulnerability in major hurricanes.

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