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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Dismisses Claims In 'New York Times' Article

Bezos is pushing back against an article about the company's workplace, which said employees are often reduced to tears by harsh criticism and are encouraged to snitch on other workers to managers.
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Route 29 Batman Dies After Being Struck On Md. Highway

A Maryland man who drove a custom-made Batmobile and dressed as Batman to visit sick children in hospitals has died. He became a viral sensation three years ago after a roadside encounter with police.
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In Twitter Rant, Tinder Blasts 'Vanity Fair' Article On New York Dating Culture

In an outburst on Twitter, the dating app Tinder criticized a recent Vanity Fair article describing the hookup culture in New York City. Tinder said it was unfairly portrayed in the article, and reporter Nancy Jo Sales failed to seek the company's comment for the story.
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NBCUniversal Invests $200 Million In Vox Media

NPR's David Folkenflik reports that Vox's value post-investment is nearly $1 billion.
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The Iranian Judicial System And The Fate Of Washington Post Reporter Jason Rezaian

The espionage trial of Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian has ended in Tehran. He could face years in prison. We look for a better understanding of the Iranian judicial system and what the verdict could mean for Rezaian and U.S.-Iranian relations.

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Donald Trump's On Again Off Again Relationship With Fox News

The Republican presidential debate earned Fox News record ratings, and despite the clash, no outlet has done more of late to present Donald Trump as a serious thinker than Fox.
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Journalists Receive Court Summons Nearly A Year After Reporting In Ferguson

Reporters for The Washington Post and Huffington Post were covering the 2014 protests in Ferguson when they were held in a McDonald's. Now they're charged with trespassing and interfering with police.
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Guardian's Crossword Comment Section Is A Virtual Community

It's mostly elderly men — chatting daily about their grandchildren, boats and weekend trips. Here's an example: "Hi Mel, Have a good lunch. Weather still cool and variable."
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Prince Compares Record Contracts To Slavery In Rare Meeting With Media

Music icon Prince is worried about the future of the music business for artists, and his top priority can be summed up in one word: Freedom.
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Jon Stewart On His 'Daily Show' Run: 'It So Far Exceeded My Expectations'

As Stewart says goodbye, Fresh Air replays parts of interviews with the host. "I don't know that there will ever be anything that I will ever be as well-suited for," he said.

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