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Paul Bocuse, globe-trotting master of French cuisine, dies

French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb has announced that Paul Bocuse, the world-famous master of French cuisine, has died at the age of 91.

from NBC News World News https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/paul-bocuse-globe-trotting-master-french-cuisine-dies-n839441?cid=public-rss_20180120
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Trump’s border wall models thwart U.S. commandos in tests

A U.S. official says recent testing of prototypes of President Donald Trump’s proposed wall with Mexico found their heights should stop border crossers. U.S. tactical teams spent three weeks trying to breach and scale the models in San Diego. An official with direct knowledge of the results said they point to see-through steel barriers topped by concrete as the best design. The official spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the information is not authorized for release.

from NBC News World News https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/national-security/trump-s-border-wall-models-thwart-us-commandos-tests-n839116?cid=public-rss_20180120
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Right-wing demand to ‘Release the Memo’ endorsed by Russian bots, trolls

An unreleased classified memo by House Republican staffers describes alleged surveillance abuses by the FBI. Democrats have denounced it as misleading.

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Despite U.S.-Cuba tensions, more Americans attend Havana’s famed jazz festival

Despite heightened tensions between the U.S. and Cuba, a record number of American musicians and fans have amassed in Cuba for their yearly jazz festival.

from NBC News World News https://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/despite-u-s-cuba-tensions-more-americans-attend-havana-s-n839246?cid=public-rss_20180120
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