New York Times

Tesla Unveils an Electric Rival to Semi Trucks
New York Times
HAWTHORNE, Calif. — Tesla has aimed to reinvent the automobile and the way electricity is generated for homes. With those efforts still in progress, it is setting out on another quest: to remake the multibillion-dollar trucking industry. In an
Tesla unveils electric big-rig truck in midst of Model 3 factory ‘hell’Reuters
Musk Reveals Surprise Cargo in Tesla Semi: The Revived RoadsterSFGate
Tesla CEO Elon Musk Unveils a New $200000 Roadster in Surprise Twist At Truck EventFortune
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New York Times

House and Senate Panel Pass Tax Bill in Major Step Toward Overhaul
New York Times
WASHINGTON — With 227 Republican votes, the House passed the most sweeping tax overhaul in three decades on Thursday, taking a significant leap forward as lawmakers seek to enact $1.5 trillion in tax cuts for businesses and individuals and deliver the …
House passes GOP tax bill, upping pressure on struggling Senate effortWashington Post
The 13 House Republicans who voted against the GOP tax planThe Hill
Ryan gets big — and much-needed — win on tax cutsPolitico
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Washington Post

Franken draws swift condemnation in Congress after woman claims he groped her
Washington Post
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) faced swift condemnation and bipartisan calls for an ethics investigation Thursday after he was accused of forcibly kissing and groping a broadcaster and model while traveling overseas in 2006. The allegations against Franken
Al Franken Issues Apology After Accusation of Forcible Kissing and GropingNew York Times
Liberals, don’t waste your time trying to defend FrankenCNN
Democrats scramble to contain Franken falloutThe Hill (blog)
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New York Times

Corruption Case Against Senator Menendez Ends in Mistrial
New York Times
NEWARK — The federal corruption trial of Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey ended in a mistrial on Thursday after jurors said they were unable to reach a verdict, leaving Mr. Menendez, a Democrat, free to return to Congress but injecting
Political Corruption Enters a New Golden AgeThe Atlantic
Menendez Mistrial Leaves US With Choice: Retry or Give Up?Bloomberg
Fulop: I’d support Menendez for re-electionNJ.com
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HuffPost

Texas Sheriff Threatens To Charge Driver Over ‘F**k Trump’ Sticker
HuffPost
A Texas sheriff considering a run for Congress caused a social media firestorm on Wednesday after he threatened charges against the driver of a truck with a big anti-Trump sticker. The sticker on the back window did not mince words. It read “Fuck Trump
Texas sheriff is on the hunt for driver with profane anti-Trump window stickerThe Denver Post
Texas Driver With Anti-Trump Sticker Arrested After Sheriff’s Public AppealDaily Beast
Texas sheriff concerned about truck with anti-Trump messageHouston Chronicle
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Daily Mail

Married high school teacher, 22, who appeared in a TV news segment about her job a month ago is arrested for having …
Daily Mail
A rookie high school chemistry teacher from Oklahoma has been arrested for allegedly having sex with one of her male students and exchanging nude photos with him. Hunter Day, 22, a married first-year chemistry teacher at Yukon High School, was arrested …

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