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The "Is Every Attorney in New York a Crook?" Edition


On this week's Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss news of multiple shady payments to Michael Cohen's business and the downfall of Eric Schneiderman. Max Fisher, writer of the Interpreter at the New York Times, joins the gang to discuss Trump's announced abandonment of the Iran nuclear deal.

Which player is tailor-made for Mourinho - and made Garth Crooks' team of the week?

BBC News

Tottenham returned to the top of the Premier League with victory over derby rivals Arsenal on Sunday - but they remain above Liverpool on goal difference after the champions responded by beating Wolves.

Who kept his mum and dad happy - and made Garth Crooks' team of the week?

BBC News

Southampton held off a late comeback to win 4-3 at Aston Villa, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's penalty gave Arsenal a 1-0 win at Manchester United and Fulham gained their first win of the season by beating West Brom.

Report: Petty Crooks' $5M Lottery Win Raises Suspicions

U.S. News

For two friends with checkered pasts it was the luck of a lifetime: a 4 million pound ($5.2 million) lottery win.