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Exclusive: internal documents show how hard it is for some immigrants to get a travel ban waiver

State Department guidance sets a higher bar for some people than others.

Ford is laying out conditions to testify on sexual assault allegations against Kavanaugh

It won’t be Monday, but she’s interested in speaking with lawmakers.

There have been 263 days in 2018 — and 262 mass shootings in America

Nearly one mass shooting a day, according to the Gun Violence Archive’s count.

Products mocked as “lazy” or “useless” are often important tools for people with disabilities

From banana slicers to sock sliders to pre-peeled oranges.

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Mueller has been questioning Michael Cohen on Trump’s Russia ties

Here’s what Mueller is likely asking the former Trump lawyer.

Aberdeen, Maryland, shooting at Rite Aid distribution center: what we know

Four people, including the shooter, were killed, and three more were injured, the Harford County sheriff said.

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Hurricane Florence’s “1,000-year” rainfall, explained

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Trump adds more Russians who interfered in the 2016 election to a sanctions list

A life insurance company wants to track your fitness data

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Not even Captain Marvel is safe from the “smile more” catcall

A black political candidate was canvassing in her district. Then someone called the police.

Batman’s penis is in a comic book for the first time ever — but not for long

Imagine if the media covered alcohol like other drugs

Browsing on Amazon is terrible. Amazon wants to fix that with its new tool.

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A top Cornell food researcher has had 13 studies retracted. That’s a lot.

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The Parkland shooting fueled calls for more school police. Civil rights groups want them removed.

Is there a humane way to boil lobsters alive? One woman thinks it’s by getting them high.

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In Fahrenheit 11/9, Michael Moore spares no one — especially self-satisfied liberals

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This deleted Facebook post shows why the FBI should investigate the Kavanaugh allegation

I Think We’re Alone Now, from Reed Morano, is a gorgeous post-apocalyptic relationship drama

So far this year, crime and murder are trending down in America’s biggest cities

Jeff Sessions is the most conservative member of the Trump administration. Trump doesn’t care.

Cary Joji Fukunaga is directing the new James Bond movie. Here are 3 things to know about him.

When and where fall foliage colors will peak, in one map

Measles cases have hit a record high in Europe. Blame austerity.

Why is Marco Rubio tweeting about Salt Bae?

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A tiny, beleaguered government agency seeks an energy holy grail: long-term energy storage

How a racist robocall and an FBI inquiry shook up the Florida governor’s race

The fight over reopening the FBI investigation into Brett Kavanaugh, explained

What’s wrong with the “just a teen” Kavanaugh defense, according to a psychologist

At long last, Twitter brought back chronological timelines. Here’s why they’re so beloved.

Serial’s season 3 debut: high stakes, Shakespearean bar fights, and a return to form

Why this economist thinks public education is mostly pointless

Lingerie marketing is dominated by the male gaze. A new book aims to change that.

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Why movie theaters are trading popcorn and soda for chimichangas and custom cocktails

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The fall equinox is Saturday: 8 things to know about the first day of autumn

Where Brett Kavanaugh’s Senate confirmation process stands

Vox Sentences: Will Texans bet on Beto?

Cody Wilson, 3D-printed gun creator, is accused of sexually assaulting a minor

Mixing ketchup and mayonnaise isn’t new. Here’s why Heinz is trying to cash in on it now.

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Americans’ approval of Pope Francis drops to 53% amid more church sex abuse revelations