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CNN reporter Omar Jimenez arrested live on the air in Minneapolis

A swift release after a bizarre detention.

Thinking about traveling again? Here’s how to assess the risks.

People are starting to commute and travel again, but no transportation mode is risk-free.

Trump’s executive order on social media is legally unenforceable, experts say

Legal experts say the executive order is largely toothless — but it could set a symbolic precedent about government censorship of the internet.

What’s up with the housing market in the pandemic

Why housing prices aren’t dropping.

The US tested the wrong people for the coronavirus

Plus, the number that tells whether a city, county, or state is safe to reopen.

A Texas Supreme Court decision could disenfranchise millions during the pandemic

Voters under age 65 could potentially be disenfranchised.

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It could take years for all the Covid-19 deaths to be counted properly. Vox’s Matthew Yglesias explains why the Trump administration is pushing for an undercount.

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The US should prioritize reopening schools, not salons and restaurants

The vital missing piece of the Democrats’ stimulus bill

Just 3 states meet these basic criteria to reopen and stay safe

What is the point of dating now?

Trump is threatening to close down social media companies. Can he actually do that?

Pompeo tells Congress Hong Kong is no longer autonomous from China

Photos capture the stark contrast in police response to George Floyd protests vs. anti-lockdown protests

Historic SpaceX launch gets scrubbed

Are coronavirus cases in the US actually going down? Here’s what we know.

5 ways to prevent another 100,000 coronavirus deaths in the US (and beyond)

The US has reached a grim milestone: 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Imagine Hurricane Katrina during a pandemic. The US needs to prepare for that — now.

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Tech billionaires are plotting sweeping, secret plans to boost Joe Biden

Demand for meatless meat is skyrocketing during the pandemic

Will summer camp be open this year? 4 directors weigh in.

Kelly Loeffler and 2 other senators are no longer being investigated for insider trading

The fight over reopening churches reaches the Supreme Court

The fatal arrest of George Floyd, a black man kneed in the neck by police, explained