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How a TikTok house destroyed itself

You’re 19 years old. You get famous overnight. You move to LA. Now what?

How Trump’s attempted WeChat ban would devastate Chinese American families like mine

My grandfather lives in China and is dying of cancer. A WeChat ban could prevent me from saying goodbye.

There are proven ways to keep protests peaceful. Trump is doing the opposite.

At the presidential debate, Trump continued to use rhetoric that will only make tensions worse.

10 facts about school reopenings in the Covid-19 pandemic

Schools across America have opened their doors. Here’s how it’s going so far.

The Proud Boys, explained

The far-right street fighting group has embraced violence — and Donald Trump.

Ben Ray Luján is hoping to become one of the most influential Latino senators

After five terms in the House, Luján is seeking to replace Sen. Tom Udall as one of New Mexico’s senators.

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Joe Versus the Volcano

While it might feel as though nothing could be worse than last night’s presidential debate, Vox’s Ezra Klein explains what could happen if President Trump loses the election and refuses to leave office.

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Vox’s audience support program, explained

Existential mysteries to read over the long winter to come

Demonizing Somalis is at the heart of Trump’s Minnesota strategy. His Duluth rally showed it.

The bizarrely aggressive rhetoric of Trump’s fundraising emails, explained

How Vienna’s opera houses are staying open in the pandemic

Exclusive: New poll shows few Americans approve of Trump’s handling of North Korea

Congress managed to agree on at least one thing: Avoiding a government shutdown

The debate’s segment on race was doomed before it even began

The world already had low views of the US due to Trump. The debate didn’t help.

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Whose vote counts, the Netflix series, explained

Netflix’s The Boys in the Band is a polished remake of a caustic classic

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Pope Francis refused to meet with Mike Pompeo so as not to boost Trump

A fake ad from the 2016 election claimed encouraged people to “vote” by text.
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What voter suppression looks like online

Why the very richest Americans are refusing to take sides in the presidential race

Trump promised 200,000 Covid-19 vaccinations a day. That’s 5 to 9 years to vaccinate the US.

Exclusive poll: Biden won the debate convincingly

Why it’s still unlikely we’ll have a Covid-19 vaccine before Election Day

The growing concerns over Trump and a peaceful transition, explained

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A dark, dangerous debate

Ezra and Matt on the disturbing presidential showdown.

CNN fact-checked the presidential debate. It was almost all about Trump’s lies.

If Trump wins, 20 million people could lose health insurance. If Biden wins, 25 million could gain it.

Joe Biden smashed his single-hour fundraising record after the first presidential debate

The reviews are in: The first presidential debate was a disaster

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Joe Biden’s most surprising, and possibly important, answer of the debate

Why we’re more confident than ever that climate change is driving disasters

Growing chicken is big business. So why are many farmers forced into debt they can’t pay off?

Extreme poverty is getting worse across the globe for the first time in decades

The false hope of reopening is killing small businesses

The emergency is happening right now

Vote-by-mail is not full of fraud, despite Trump’s debate claims

The first post-debate polls say Biden won

3 debate moments that showed how unsuited Trump is for the presidency

It’s true: 1 in 1,000 Black Americans have died in the Covid-19 pandemic

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Trump was asked to denounce white supremacy. He wouldn’t.

3 winners and 4 losers from the first 2020 presidential debate

The K-shaped economic recovery, explained

When is the next 2020 debate? The vice presidential debate is on October 7.