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What will Palestinians do now?

An expert explains Palestinian leaders’ options after Trump revealed his peace plan.

Top Democrat: Bolton urged me to look into Trump’s ouster of Yovanovitch

House Foreign Affairs Committee Chair Eliot Engel said Bolton "strongly implied" something improper had occurred.

Hollywood is replacing artists with AI. Its future is bleak.

How big-budget moviemaking is veering into Black Mirror territory.

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From Nobel Peace Prize to denying genocide

The International Court of Justice is ordering Myanmar to protect the Rohingya from genocide, but no one knows if Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi will heed the call.

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The night sky is increasingly dystopian

Will Ferrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfus were finishing each other’s sentences by the end of Downhill

The Assistant is a movie about more than Harvey Weinstein. It’s about the system around him.

Trump’s weak arguments against impeachment trial witnesses, explained

USMCA, Trump’s new trade deal, explained in 600 words

Ted Cruz now: Quid pro quo “doesn’t matter.” Ted Cruz before: Quid pro quo talk is “hearsay.”

Impeachment, explained

Here are a few questions senators should ask in the impeachment trial

Republicans could be in for an ugly face-off in the 2020 Georgia Senate race

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Senators start asking questions in the impeachment trial Wednesday. Here’s how it will work.

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Social tipping points are the only hope for the climate

The controversy over a Washington Post reporter’s Kobe Bryant tweets, explained

Is your college using facial recognition on you? Check this scorecard.

How to talk someone out of bigotry

Can you guess which Americans are most into plant-based meat?

Taiwan’s single-payer system is popular — but it might be in trouble

Why Republicans are suddenly in a rush to regulate every trans kid’s puberty

Joe Biden is the only candidate with a real shot at getting things done

Do Americans still believe in their democracy?

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A startup, billions of images, and the end of anonymity

Clearview AI says its facial recognition tool works with almost 100% accuracy. Buzzfeed's Ryan Mac explains how not all the company's claims withstand scrutiny.

Democrats need to listen to Neil Gorsuch’s surprisingly good idea

Voters are back to worrying whether a woman can win

The rise of daily fantasy and sports betting has created an economy of its own

A coronavirus outbreak is spreading quickly. Here’s what you need to know.

A casino company is buying Barstool Sports in a $450 million deal

The New York Times used to be afraid of BuzzFeed. Now it’s hired its biggest star.

Trump’s defense in the impeachment trial has ended. Here are 6 key moments. 

Jared Kushner, architect of Trump’s Middle East peace plan, still doesn’t get it

Lonely Island’s Palm Springs is a funny existential comedy about 2 dirtbags who find each other

How to delete what Facebook knows about your life outside of Facebook

The Washington Post sure bungled its Kobe Bryant tweet controversy


How Iran’s Soleimani became a US target

Trump’s Israel-Palestine peace plan, explained

Trump’s Israel-Palestine “peace plan” is a con

Here’s how Facebook plans to make final decisions about controversial content it’s taken down

What Kobe Bryant’s death says about American memory

Hackers stole $13,103.91 from me. Learn from my mistakes.

Progressives warn Warren and Sanders are undermining the movement by fighting

How AI is battling the coronavirus outbreak

Here’s how to stop seeing ads on the internet without screwing over publishers