Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Subscribe Log In How to Leave the Trump White House With a Million Dollar Parachute Feature The Washington-based literary agency Javelin has mastered the art of the Trump tell-all book — and come up with a blueprint for how to get out of the administration in one piece. Keith Urbahn (left) and Matt Latimer outside the White House this month. Credit Credit Chris Buck for The New York Times Supported by ByJason Zengerle March 26, 2019 On May 10, 2017, less than 24 hours after President Trump fired James Comey as F.B.I. director, Comey received an email from a man he had never met. The correspondent, Matt Latimer, began by praising Comey’s “decades of faithful service to the United States government and to the cause of law and order” and offering sympathy for the “tumultuous period” he was going through. Then Latimer got to the … [Read more...] about How to Leave the Trump White House With a Million Dollar Parachute
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By Fiona Joseph and Natalie RomanOn Tuesday, the internet exploded in response to an alleged college admissions cheating scandal the Justice Department had unearthed. Approximately 30 wealthy parents have allegedly bribed exam proctors and school officials to ensure their children spots at USC, Yale, Stanford, Georgetown, Wake Forest and other top universities. We are high school students in Elizabeth. We live in a low-income, predominantly Black and Brown community. Only 12 percent of Elizabeth residents have a college degree. The vast majority of Elizabeth Public School students are eligible to receive free- or reduced-price lunch. A total of 75 percent speak a language other than English at home.This week’s college admission scandal only further underlines the gap between ‘us’ and ‘them’ and the almost superhuman leaps first-generation high school students like us from low-income communities have to make to get into college. This includes working every … [Read more...] about We’re not wealthy and we don’t need to cheat to get into college. Here’s how we gain admission.
Nick Baumgardner Detroit Free Press Published 1:11 p.m. UTC Aug 31, 2018 It's here. Michigan football's long offseason is over. The 2018 season starts Saturday at Notre Dame. And next week, we'll have real evidence to discuss instead of hypothetical situations. For now, though, more of those in this week's Ask Nick mailbag. Q: It looks like JBB and Runyan are the tackles. How much improvement can you get with a guard shaped left tackle (that isn’t Mason Cole) — and a guy who struggled mightily in pass blocking last year? Can we expect reasonable improvement? — @mich_alumni A: Reasonable is the key phrase here and one to remember. It's also important to remember that if Shea Patterson is the type of quarterback people claim he is, then Michigan should have the ability to scheme around some of those pass protection deficiencies by moving the pocket, getting rid of the ball quicker and not forcing six-second … [Read more...] about How Shea Patterson can help Michigan football’s OL: Ask Nick mailbag
Updated 7:19 am PDT, Monday, August 27, 2018 FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. (NerdWallet via AP, File) FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. (NerdWallet via AP, File) Photo: AP Photo: AP Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. (NerdWallet via AP, File) FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. (NerdWallet via AP, File) Photo: AP Why your … [Read more...] about Why your kid should help pay for college
REVERE — In her three-bedroom duplex with a sloping backyard overlooking the rolling hills of the neighborhood, Patricia Carbajal thought about the life she’d worked so hard to build and everything that was now at risk. Curled up in her bed was her 4-year-old daughter, Camila, who wanted to snuggle. Downstairs was the television that Patricia wanted to be near. She was anxiously awaiting word on whether the Trump administration would cancel the program that has allowed her to live and work in the United States — a status given to her and tens of thousands of other Honduran immigrants nearly two decades ago, regardless of whether they had come to the United States legally.“You want to go downstairs and watch the news with mommy?” Patricia asked. “Vamos a cocinar. I have to cook.”What she really had to do was listen to the news. And so, curled up for a few minutes more with Camila, she strained to hear the Univision report on the TV downstairs.So … [Read more...] about After 19 years, the US has become home. But for how much longer?