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/Top Stories/ Last Updated: Sun, Dec 9th, 2018 @ 5:10pm EST

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RONI CARYN RABIN

Ask Well: Do Cruciferous Vegetables Really Fight Cancer?

You cannot go wrong incorporating a lot of cruciferous vegetables, which include broccoli and brussels sprouts as well as dark leafy greens like kale and arugula, in your diet.

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ROBERTA KWOK

Trilobites: Devoted Dads of the Amphibian World

The males of an obscure frog species in Borneo faithfully tend their eggs, undistracted by new mates.

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LIZ ROTENBERRY

At War: My Husband Was Hurt by an I.E.D. The Lasting Injury Was to Our Family.

After my husband suffered a traumatic brain injury while deployed in Afghanistan, our family was never the same.

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JOYCE COHEN

The Hunt: Nomadic New Yorkers Alight on the Upper East Side

In search of less crowded schools and a quicker commute, a family trades Forest Hills for Lenox Hill, and begins their ‘gutsiest renovation’ yet.

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EMILY WEINSTEIN

Five Weeknight Dishes: Savory and Ready to Go

Make Korean barbecue-style meatballs, a warm farro-and-beet salad or riff on a big pot of broth.

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BRUCE FRETTS

‘Mowgli’: A Gloomier ‘Jungle Book’ Finally Sees the Light of Day

Undercut by Disney. Delayed for years. Dropped by Warner Bros. Andy Serkis’s big-budget adaptation had a long and difficult journey to Netflix.

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SHIVANI VORA

Sunday Routine: How Alyson Cambridge, Operatic Soprano, Spends Her Sundays

She runs up to 15 miles in Riverside Park, often goes for costume fittings, enjoys guacamole and margaritas with friends, and calls her parents.

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A.O. SCOTT

‘Mary Queen of Scots’ Review: Sexy, Spirited and Almost Convincing

Saoirse Ronan is the doomed Scottish queen, and Margot Robbie is her cousin Elizabeth I in this vigorously revisionist historical drama.

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LUCAS PETERSON

Frugal Traveler: Basking in the Sun This Winter, for Less

Tips and strategies for singles and families who want to enjoy warm weather on a sandy beach or on the deck of a cruise ship, and still not pay too much.

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JOLIE KERR

This Robin in a Sun Hat (and the Government) Want You to Stay Safe This Holiday Season

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s approach to social media is designed to save lives and get laughs at the same time. Here are its best holiday safety tips.

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JON PARELES, JON CARAMANICA and GIOVANNI RUSSONELLO

Playlist: The Playlist: Emo’s Past Meets Its Future, and 9 More New Songs

Hear tracks by Meek Mill, Jacob Collier, Cactus Blossoms and others.

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THE NEW YORK TIMES

Exploring the Future of Our Cities

Experts across an array of disciplines are meeting in New Orleans at the Cities for Tomorrow conference hosted by The New York Times and the NOLA Media Group.

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PETER S. GOODMAN

Toxic Smoke Is Africa’s Quiet Killer. An Entrepreneur Says His Fix Can Make a Fortune

Eric Reynolds is betting his wood-pellet stove — and his company’s distribution system — can make billions by rescuing some of the poorest people on earth from toxic smoke.

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EMILY S. RUEB

A ‘Honking Big’ Cave in Canada Lures Geologists to Its Mouth

How did a hole large enough to fit the Statue of Liberty go undetected for so long?

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ROBERT D. McFADDEN

Rosanell Eaton, Fierce Voting Rights Advocate, Dies at 97

Calling her an unsung hero, President Barack Obama praised her and others for refusing “to accept anything less than a full measure of equality.”

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BROOKS BARNES

‘Aquaman’ Is Already a Box Office Titan

The superhero movie took in $94 million in China, validating a risky distribution strategy. It arrives in the United States and Canada on Dec. 21.

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JON CARAMANICA

Live Review: At Jingle Ball, Finding Out Who’s Learned to Play Nice

The annual revue of radio hitmakers at Madison Square Garden showcased polished stars (Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello) and a few dissenters (Cardi B, Alessia Cara).

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ANDREW E. KRAMER

Lyudmila Alexeyeva, ‘Grandmother’ of Russia’s Human Rights Movement, Dies at 91

Ms. Alexeyeva, who had been the most prominent surviving dissident of the Soviet era, spent a lifetime challenging abusive leaders.

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ROBERT D. McFADDEN

Bob Bergland, Agriculture Secretary Under Carter, Dies at 90

Raised in northern Minnesota, he was forced, as a young man, to leave his farm to find work, served in Congress and became an advocate for consumers as well as farmers.

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