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‘Orphan Black’ 5×5: Daughter of the Resistance

As a thriller, Orphan Black is highly concerned with questions of trust.

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De Blasio Defends Trip to Germany for Trump Protest

Bill de Blasio defended his trip to Germany in the wake of a tragedy in the city and a report of increased homelessness.

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A Mysterious Nighttime Heist Robs London Art Fair of $3.9M in Jewelry

Thieves were somehow able to evade both security and CCTV after the fair had closed for the evening.

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Christie to Consider Regulating, Taxing Fantasy Sports

The bill would require daily fantasy sports companies to apply for permits and impose a 10.5 percent tax on their annual gross revenue.

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The Internet’s Completely Freaking Out About This Tattoo Op-Ed From 2012

The story, in which “Tess Morgan” details her horror at her son’s body art, was the subject of many Twitter jokes.

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Mark Zuckerberg’s July 4 Alaska Trip Proves He’s Running for President

He also reflected on economic lessons learned during the trip, fueling social media speculation that he could run for president in 2020.

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Seven Values I Learned by Walking the Camino Across Spain

A couple of summers ago, I hiked the ancient Camino de Santiago trail across Spain. It was the best month of my life for many reasons.

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Launch Fireworks From Your Phone (and Keep Your Fingers) This Fourth of July

Just in time for the Fourth of July, FireFly allows users to design shows and launch them remotely, without blowing their fingers off.

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From One Democrat to Another: I’m Sorry, but Trump Is Here to Stay

Focusing on impeachment or judicial intervention takes the focus off the one realistic way to get Trump out of the White House.

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Tyra Banks Adds Another Model Home to Her Portfolio

She bought yet another Pacific Palisades abode

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‘Doctor Who’ Season 10 Finale: A Sense of an Ending

A lot has been made of the fact that this season was supposed to be something of a “soft reboot” for Doctor Who, or at least a convenient entry point for new viewers daunted by the prospect of catching up.

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NJ Shutdown: Lots of Insults But No Progress on Day One

The ratio of insults to progress was at a glaring low on Saturday.

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NJ Politics Digest: First Shutdown in 11 Years

Roundup of daily news.

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A SpaceX Rocket Launching on Sunday Will Suffer a Now-Unusual Fate

Sorry folks, there won’t be any awesome rocket landing videos from SpaceX after they launch the Intelsat-35e satellite on Sunday.

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Weekend Stream: A Drinking Game for the Jimmy Awards in High School Musical Theater

The National High School Musical Theater Awards, otherwise known as the Jimmy Awards, is an incredible showcase of something you didn’t know could be, or needed to be, quantified: the best performances in high school musicals of the year.

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Senate Panel Approves OPRA Overhaul

The Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee on Thursday voted to release a bill that would update and expand New Jersey’s transparency laws.

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Scientists Are Breeding a Heat-Resistant Cow to Prepare for Worsening Climate Change

This could be the “cow of the future.”

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NJ’s Other Teachers Union Endorses Sweeney

The American Federation of Teachers is supporting Sweeney at a time when he’s at war with the powerful NJEA.

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Now You Can Buy Jackie Kennedy’s Summer Home

The Bouvier family’s East Hampton estate, Lasata, has been discounted once again

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It’s Time to Lay ‘The Simpsons’ to Rest

The greatest show in history is in danger of tarnishing its own legacy.

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