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Washington Post

Trump hires a third general, raising concerns about heavy military influence
Washington Post
President-elect Donald Trump has selected retired Marine Gen. John F. Kelly as secretary of homeland security, officials familiar with the decision said Wednesday, recruiting a third former member of the military's brass to serve at the highest levels ...
Donald Trump Picks John Kelly, Retired General, to Lead Homeland SecurityNew York Times
Trump's pick Gen. John Kelly can sort out Obama's mess at DHSThe Hill (blog)
Trump expected to pick retired Marine Gen. John Kelly to lead Homeland Security DepartmentLos Angeles Times
Wall Street Journal -Fox News -Washington Times -The Boston Globe
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05:46pm Wed, December 07, 2016

The Hill

Federal judge kills recount effort in Michigan
The Hill
U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith, who effectively ordered the recount to begin Monday, sided with a state appeals court Wednesday in halting the effort, ABC News reported. On Tuesday, a Michigan appeals court ruled 3-0 that Green Party candidate Jill ...
Federal Judge Clears Way to End Michigan RecountNew York Times
Federal Judge Halts Jill Stein's Michigan RecountHuffington Post
The Latest: Michigan wants recount halted if judge rulesWashington Post
Fox News -USA TODAY -Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -The Detroit News
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07:27pm Wed, December 07, 2016

Washington Post

Donald Trump just insulted a union leader on Twitter. Then the phone started to ring.
Washington Post
Chuck Jones uses a flip phone, so he didn't see the tweet. His friend of 36 years called him Wednesday night and said: The president-elect is smearing you on Twitter. Chuck Jones, who is President of United Steelworkers 1999, has done a terrible job ...
Trump blasts Carrier union leader: He's 'done a terrible job'The Hill
Trump attacks Carrier union bossPolitico
Trump's Carrier jobs triumph looks more like a sham every dayLos Angeles Times
NBCNews.com -CNNMoney -Huffington Post -Business Insider
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09:18pm Wed, December 07, 2016

New York Times

Trump Picks Scott Pruitt, Climate Change Denialist, to Lead EPA
New York Times
Scott Pruitt, the Oklahoma attorney general, at Trump Tower in Manhattan on Wednesday. Credit Stephen Crowley/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald J. Trump has selected Scott Pruitt, the Oklahoma attorney general and a close ...
Scott Pruitt is a stenographer for the oil and gas industryNew York Daily News
Donald Trump Picks Fossil Fuel-Friendly Oklahoma Attorney General To Head EPAHuffington Post
Trump names climate change skeptic and oil industry ally to lead the EPALos Angeles Times
The New Yorker -Bloomberg -Chicago Tribune -Wall Street Journal
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05:01pm Wed, December 07, 2016

CNET

13 things we learned while playing Super Mario Run
CNET
What does Mario feel like on your iPhone? It feels like Mario, more than you'd think. Nintendo's upcoming, much-hyped game, Super Mario Run, is exclusive to iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) for now, with an Android release to follow in 2017. It's been ...
A chat with Shigeru Miyamoto on the eve of Super Mario Run, Nintendo's first smartphone gameThe Verge
Shigeru Miyamoto Explains Nintendo's New iPhone GameTIME
'Super Mario Run' Signals New Era for NintendoWall Street Journal
Engadget -Touch Arcade -TechRadar
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11:31pm Wed, December 07, 2016

Variety

TV Review: 'Hairspray Live!'
Variety
Dynamic, colorful, and stacked with stellar performances, NBC's 'Hairspray Live!' is its best musical yet. It took about an hour for “Hairspray Live!” to find its sweet spot. The energy was a little low, a line got dropped, and the production — the ...
'Hairspray Live!' Integrates Ads And Audiences Into NBC's Holiday Musical – ReviewDeadline
10 Memorable Moments from Hairspray Live — Including Derek Hough's Dancing and Singing!PEOPLE.com
Review: 'Hairspray' has plenty of luster as NBC's best live musicalUSA TODAY
TIME -Us Weekly -Vulture -New York Times
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10:55pm Wed, December 07, 2016

ESPN

Sources: Aroldis Chapman headed back to Yanks on 5-year, $86M deal
ESPN
Tim Kurkjian, Jim Bowden and Aaron Boone break down Aroldis Chapman deciding to return to the Yankees on a 5-year, $86 million deal. Bowden gives a lot of credit to Brian Cashman for trading Chapman and then getting him back. (2:27). Facebook ...
Aroldis Chapman signs five-year, $86 million with YankeesNew York Daily News
Aroldis Chapman, Yankees agree to five-year, $86 million record dealUSA TODAY
Sources: Chapman, Yankees agree to $86 million dealYahoo Sports
Sports Illustrated -New York Times -Washington Post -CBSSports.com
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10:48pm Wed, December 07, 2016

The Verge

Microsoft is bringing Windows desktop apps to mobile ARM processors
The Verge
Four years ago, Microsoft wanted to ditch its traditional desktop apps in favor of new touch-based apps for tablets with ARM processors. Windows RT was the official name for the Windows on ARM project, and it debuted on Microsoft's first Surface RT device.
Microsoft-Qualcomm deal finally puts Windows 10 and Win32 apps on ARM devicesPCWorld
Windows is coming back to ARM, this time with 32-bit x86 compatibilityArs Technica
Microsoft to PC makers: Let's make some Windows 10 ARM-based PCsZDNet
CNET -Wall Street Journal -Recode -PC Magazine
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09:00pm Wed, December 07, 2016

The Express Tribune

Bill English Will Be New Zealand's Next Prime Minister
ABC News
Bill English is set to become New Zealand's next prime minister following the shock resignation this week of John Key. The two other challengers for the role both conceded on Thursday, saying that English had secured the majority support he needed from ...
New Zealand finance minister set to become next PM after rivals drop outReuters
New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister Bill English Set to Become Next LeaderWall Street Journal
Who is NZ's likely new prime minister?Radio New Zealand
Stuff.co.nz -9news.com.au -Bloomberg -International Business Times UK
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10:50pm Wed, December 07, 2016

TIME

Teenage Student Shot by Police at Nevada High School
TIME
A Nevada high school student was injured in an officer-involved shooting, police said on Wednesday. A campus police officer at Hug High School shot the student who had a knife and was fighting a classmate, the Reno Gazette-Journal reported. Nevada ...
Student hospitalized after officer-involved shooting at Reno's Hug High SchoolKRNV My News 4
Knife-wielding student shot by police officer and in critical conditionReno Gazette Journal
Hug high schoolKRNV My News 4

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04:56pm Wed, December 07, 2016