Nicholas Kristof's Top Stories

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  1. Tim Cook: "I'm Proud to be Gay"
    Throughout my professional life, I’ve tried to maintain a basic level of privacy. I come from humble roots, and I don’t seek to draw attention to myself. Apple is already one of the most closely watched companies in the world, and I like keeping the...
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  2. The Inside Story Of Matt Taibbi's Departure From First Look Media
    Matt Taibbi, who joined First Look Media just seven months ago, left the company on Tuesday. His departure—which he describes as a refusal to accept a work reassignment, and the company describes as a resignation—was the culmination of months of...
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  3. Family of jailed Washington Post journalist, held for 100 days, asks Iran to free him
    Jason Rezaian, the Tehran correspondent for The Washington Post, and his wife Yeganeh Salehi, an Iranian journalist, are shown in Tehran in September 2013. (Stringer/EPA) The family of a Washington Post reporter held without charge in Iran for more...
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  4. Iraq: ISIS Executed Hundreds of Prison Inmates
    (Erbil) – Gunmen from the Sunni extremist group Islamic State systematically executed some 600 male inmates from a prison outside the northern Iraqi city of Mosul on June 10, 2014, according to survivors’ accounts, Human Rights Watch said today. The...
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  5. Prominent U.S.-born right-wing activist seriously wounded in Jerusalem shooting
    News: Diplomacy and Defense | National | World | Middle East | Archaeology | Israel weather | Opinion | Features Jewish World: News | Features | Rabbis' Round Table | The Jewish Thinker | Haaretz Store Life: Health Fitness | Books | Food | Movies...
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