Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump 'shared highly classified details with Russian officials'

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headlines
Middle East allies at physical and political risk from leak
Donald Trump / Middle East allies at physical and political risk from leak
Few in the Gulf, Saudi Arabia or Jordan will appreciate Russia knowing its secrets, or the US leader's willingness to share them
Facebook / Evidence shows plan to tackle fake news isn't working
Cybercrime / WannaCry ransomware has links to North Korea, experts say
Hillary Clinton / New political action group brings Democrat out of the woods
McDonald's / Fast food giant apologises over ad 'exploiting child bereavement'
Iran / Road to Mediterranean changes course to avoid US forces in Syria
spotlight
Israel-Palestine: the real reason there's still no peace
The long read / Israel-Palestine: the real reason there's still no peace
The possibility of a lasting deal seems as far away as ever – and the history of failed negotiations suggests it's largely because Israel prefers the status quo
'It's a whole new model' / Amsterdam opens brothel run by prostitutes
Bragging about our intel? Trump is too needy to be president
Richard Wolffe
The terrifying rise of 'sovereign citizens' / They hate the US government, and they're multiplying
Suspicious minds / Why Elvis's posthumous popularity is plummeting
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy / 'I've never had a hit song, and I never will'
opinion
NY Times' Stephens can't see the elephant in the room on climate change
NY Times' Stephens can't see the elephant in the room on climate change
Sheryl Sandberg is right: the way America treats mothers has to change
Arwa Mahdawi
This is what emboldened white supremacists look like
Douglas Williams
sports
The happy exiles / Why US women's soccer stars choose to play abroad
Why US women's soccer stars choose to play abroad
NBA / Celtics see off Wizards to set up showdown with Cavaliers
Aaron Hernandez / Fiancee does not believe former NFL star took his own life
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