1. Lana Del Rey’s cover of “Chelsea Hotel” is very bare-bones.
LDR’s version of the oft-covered New York anthem is built from her characteristic aching tremolo and romantically-slurred lyrics. She pouts and purrs over music even sparser than that in the original version, and if you love both Lana and Leonard, you’ll be deeply into it.
- Donald Trump accused former Miss Universe Alicia Machado of conning Hillary Clinton in a Twitter rant Friday morning.
- World leaders hailed the legacy of former Israeli statesman Shimon Peres at his state funeral in Jerusalem.
- Anti-mafia police in Naples have recovered two Vincent van Gogh paintings that were stolen in Amsterdam 14 years ago.