Nicholas Kristof's Top Stories

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Here's the best five of the bunch

  1. Two N.Y.P.D. Officers Are Killed in Brooklyn Ambush; Suspect Commits Suicide
    Two police officers sitting in their patrol car in Brooklyn were shot at point-blank range and killed on Saturday afternoon by a man who, officials said, had traveled to the city from Baltimore vowing to kill officers. The suspect then committed...
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  2. Justine Sacco Is Good at Her Job, and How I Came To Peace With Her
    The internet is a mountain, and if you climb that mountain, waiting for you at the top will be person with whom you need to make peace. I climbed my mountain and a woman named Justine Sacco was there. One year ago today, Justine Sacco was the global...
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  3. In Paul-Rubio feud over Cuba, a preview of GOP’s 2016 foreign policy debate
    Two of the Republican Party’s top White House hopefuls clashed sharply Friday over President Obama’s new Cuba policy, evidence of a growing GOP rift over foreign affairs that could shape the party’s 2016 presidential primaries. Sen. Rand Paul (Ky.),...
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  4. Obama's Politico-in-Belgium Joke Was Actually True
    In 2009, when I was a bright-green congressional reporter for TPM, and Josh Marshall and David Kurtz told me I’d be covering the health care reform debate full time, it felt like trial by fire. In hindsight, it was the opportunity of a lifetime, but...
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  5. North Korea trolls America with offer to "investigate" Sony hack
    In almost any other country, having the United States accuse your government of hacking into a major American corporation would be a cause for concern. But North Korea isn't like most other countries. For decades, the North Korean regime...
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