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Senate Blocks Bill on N.S.A. Collection of Phone Records

NYT > Home Page - 1 hour 51 min ago
The Senate voted 57-42, short of the 60 votes needed to move ahead on a House bill that would have ended the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of domestic phone records.







Rangers 5, Lightning 1: Same Characters, Improved Script as Rangers Crush Lightning

NYT > Home Page - 3 hours 25 min ago
Rick Nash scored two goals, Martin St. Louis added one and Tampa Bay’s dangerous first line did not score as the Rangers knotted the Eastern Conference finals, 2-2.







Senate Vote Is a Victory for Obama on Trade, but a Tougher Test Awaits

NYT > Home Page - Friday, 5/22/2015, at 10:56 PM
Senator Mitch McConnell aligned with the president to push the deal, which would link 12 nations on either side of the Pacific into a trading bloc and expand the president’s trading authority. The legislation still requires House approval.







Honor Comes Late to Óscar Romero, a Martyr for the Poor

NYT > Home Page - Friday, 5/22/2015, at 10:21 PM
Pope Francis’ decision to beatify Óscar Romero, the Salvadoran archbishop who was killed in 1980, is widely seen as a recognition of the deep pastoral commitment the archbishop demonstrated.







Marques Haynes, 89, Dies; Dribbled as a Globetrotter and Dazzled Worldwide

NYT > Home Page - Friday, 5/22/2015, at 9:19 PM
Haynes was a stellar cog on the Globetrotter squads of the late 1940s and early ’50s, and was later inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.







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