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Yovanovitch says that Trump transcript ‘shocked’ and ‘devastated’ her

While the former ambassador to Ukraine was testifying, the president continued to go after her, writing on Twitter, “Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad.”
The Take

Hearings underscore the pressure on career officials struggling to serve under Trump

In the spotlight is the professionalism of the country’s diplomatic corps —and the lengths to which the president has gone to attack the quality and value of that service.
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The Fix

Four takeaways from Yovanovitch’s testimony

President Trump’s tweets during the testimony spurred allegations of witness intimidation.

Trump confidant Roger Stone guilty on all counts

A federal jury has convicted Stone of lying to Congress and tampering with a witness about his efforts to learn about the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks' release of hacked Democratic emails in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Stone joins the remarkable universe of criminality surrounding President Trump

Friday’s convictions seem to bring to an end the high-profile criminal probes stemming from special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

Browns’ Myles Garrett suspended indefinitely by the NFL for striking Steelers QB with helmet

Garrett’s suspension is to cover at least the rest of this season and postseason. The ruling by the league comes the day after the Browns’ defensive end struck Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph in the head with Rudolph’s helmet during an on-field fracas.
The request by President Trump’s private lawyers sets up the latest separation-of-powers test for the Supreme Court.
The lawsuit marks the latest round in a fight between the White House and California over how quickly the nation’s auto fleet must improve its fuel efficiency.
The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles unanimously recommended delaying the inmate's execution. His case has received widespread attention amid new evidence his attorneys say challenges his 1998 murder conviction. The recommendation is not binding: Republican Gov. Greg Abbott can accept or ignore it.
A small but passionate group of smartphone owners won’t use biometric security features. Instead, they’re sticking with passcodes or unlock patterns to access their devices, even as companies push biometrics as key selling points.
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Work behind closed doors by chief U.S. trade negotiator Robert E. Lighthizer faces a tough spotlight in a rush to seal two major prizes: a North American trade accord and an unfinished deal with China.
Book Review
Why the “Peanuts” gang still compels revisitation from page to stage to screen — nearly two decades after creator Charles Schulz died — is a question that rests centrally in the often-engaging new anthology “The Peanuts Papers.”
By The Way

These remote islands are closing to visitors next spring in the name of overtourism

A weekend without traditional tourists aims to protect the Faroe Islands from the same fate as places like Rome or Thailand's Maya Bay.
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A church leader’s abuse and a woman’s years-long struggle

With a rise in clergy abuse cases coming to light, some church leaders are becoming transparent with congregants, rather than sweeping allegations under the rug.

A white football coach, a historically black college and lessons that endure

Joe Purzycki wasn’t easily accepted when he was hired at Delaware State in 1981; Friday he’ll be inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame.
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