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Former President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he arrives at the New York State Supreme Court during the civil fraud trial against the Trump Organization in New York City on Jan. 11, 2024. Timothy A. Clary/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Politics

Closing arguments concludes in Trump civil fraud trial in New York

After several months of hearing arguments from the state attorney general and Trump legal teams, both sides will concluded their cases on Thursday. A verdict is expected in the weeks to come.

Sondheim had the highest standards for himself, the director of Here We Are said. Emilio Madrid/Here We Are hide caption

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Theater

Stephen Sondheim is cool now

5 min

Stephen Sondheim is cool now

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Former President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he arrives at the New York State Supreme Court during the civil fraud trial against the Trump Organization in New York City on Jan. 11, 2024. Timothy A. Clary/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Closing arguments concludes in Trump civil fraud trial in New York

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Image taken from the bridge of HMS Diamond, seen here firing Sea Viper missiles in the Red Sea on Oct. 1. The HMS Diamond along with U.S. warships successfully repelled a large attack from the Iranian-backed Houthis in the Red Sea. UK MOD/Sipa USA via Reuters Conn hide caption

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Middle East crisis — explained

U.S. and U.K. strike Houthi targets in Yemen

4 min

U.S. and U.K. strike Houthi targets in Yemen

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