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Why the Depp-Heard trial is so much worse than you realize

Amber Heard is just the first target of a new extremist playbook.

A wild new court decision would blow up much of the government’s ability to operate

Jarkesy v. SEC would dismantle much of the system the federal government uses to enforce longstanding laws.

The European country where “replacement theory” reigns supreme

How Hungary turned replacement theory into state ideology.

How much longer can Google own the internet?

The synonym for search finds itself in big antitrust trouble.

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"Bright Star" manages to bottle the fleeting feeling of spring bliss.

Why monkeypox isn’t like Covid-19

Experts are cautiously concerned, but this is a fundamentally different outbreak.

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Why the right is thirsty for Hungary

The Conservative Political Action Conference, which is like Republican Coachella, is usually held stateside, but this week it's throwing a party in Budapest, Hungary. Noel King got kicked out.

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The miserable sludge of applying for government aid.

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John Fetterman is redefining how swing-state Democrats campaign

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Summer Lee could be the latest addition to the Squad

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