Lynde Langdon

Lynde is a WORLD Digital’s managing editor and reports on popular and fine arts. She lives in Wichita, Kan., with her husband and two daughters. Follow Lynde on Twitter @lmlangdon.

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Trump signs USMCA trade deal

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 1/29/20, 12:49 pm

The United States is good-to-go on a new set of trade rules with its North American neighbors. At a signing ceremony at the White House on Wednesday, President Donald Trump said the United States–Mexico-Canada Agreement would protect American economic interests. “Together we are building a glorious future that is raised, grown, built, and made right here in the glorious USA,” he said.

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Teen starts petition for Super Bowl Saturday

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 1/29/20, 11:53 am

The morning after the Super Bowl can be rough for football fans. Studies have shown more people miss work and get in car accidents on Monday after staying up late the night before to enjoy the big game. Sixteen-year-old Frankie Ruggeri of New York is trying to change that. His petition on Change.org to move the Super Bowl to Saturday had received more than 68,000 signatures as of Wednesday morning.

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Bryant’s helicopter went down in fog

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 1/28/20, 11:20 am

Investigators are scouring a hillside outside Los Angeles for the victims of the helicopter crash that killed former NBA great Kobe Bryant and eight others. The aircraft went down on Sunday afternoon as dense fog covered the area, leading the Los Angeles Police Department and the county sheriff’s department to ground their choppers. About 20 investigators spent Monday combing through debris scattered over an area the size of a football field in Calabasas, Calif.

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