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Nearly two-thirds of the videos on Amazon’s streaming service are user-generated content. Lots of it is ... odd.

Trump’s impeachment trial countermessaging has been tasteless and incorrect tweets

The president’s bad tweets reflect a broader toxicity.

GOP senator shrugs off new evidence of Trump misconduct, contradicting his stance from hours earlier

Hours after complaining about no new evidence, John Barrasso dismissed new evidence.

A secret recording of a Trump dinner confirms one of Lev Parnas’s allegations

ABC News broke news of the recording Friday.

Trump said no US troops were hurt in the Iran strike. The number is now up to 34.

First, it was "no casualties." Then, 11 military members injured. Now? It’s 34.

Invasion Day is a day of mourning for Indigenous Australians. The bushfires make this year extra poignant.

The deep connection between the fires, colonization, and Aboriginal protest, explained.

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The Crown Prince and the Amazon King

Did Mohammed Bin Salman hack Jeff Bezos? Recode’s Peter Kafka returns with an update and Kara Swisher explains Saudi Arabia's impunity in the tech world.

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In Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets, the closing of a dive bar stands in for the end of the world

Trump’s Space Force boldly goes where Star Trek went before

Who are the #HotGirlsForBernie?

“They are coming after me because I am fighting for you”: Trump at March for Life

The Fight explores how the ACLU is navigating the Trump era through 4 key cases

1917 vividly recreates WWI’s trench warfare. Is that enough to win Best Picture?

Crip Camp is a stirring introduction to the summer camp that sparked the disability rights movement

Impeachment, explained

Lizzo, Billie Eilish, and Lil Nas X lead the 2020 Grammy nominees

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The top UN court ordered Myanmar to protect the Rohingya. An expert explains what it means.

Mitch McConnell’s impeachment trial strategy, explained

Will Once Upon a Time in Hollywood finally win Quentin Tarantino the Best Picture Oscar?

Thousands in Iraq called for US troops to leave the country. But there’s more to the story.

Some opioid executives are finally going to prison

Your Slack DMs aren’t as private as you think

Schiff ends day in the impeachment trial by telling the Senate, “If right doesn’t matter, we’re lost”

What polarization data from 9 countries reveals about the US

Thailand’s playboy king isn’t playing around

Netflix’s The Goop Lab pushes flimsy wellness trends. But it’s strong on vulvas.

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Kashmir’s internet has been shut down for 5 months

The Indian government shut the internet down in Kashmir in August last year: what this means for Kashmiris living without the internet - and what it says about the world’s largest democracy.

What it’s like to live through the Australian bushfires

Is it okay to sacrifice one person to save many? How you answer depends on where you’re from.

Greta Gerwig’s fresh take on Little Women won’t win Best Picture, but it should

How Republicans made millions on the tax cuts they pushed through Congress

Inside the secret Twitter rooms where Debra Messing, Don Cheadle, and the rest of the celebrity #Resistance organizes

The coronavirus outbreak is not yet a global health emergency, WHO says

The Trump administration’s new “birth tourism” policy, explained

Odd Job: He lost his leg in Afghanistan. Now he reenacts that horrible day to train others for battle.

House Democrats are using Lindsey Graham’s own words to rebut the president’s defense

Republicans complain about the impeachment trial’s lack of new evidence while blocking new evidence

The Doomsday Clock is now at “100 seconds to midnight.” Here’s what that means.

Democrats’ opening arguments demonstrate the overwhelming case for impeachment

The right keeps attacking Greta Thunberg’s identity, not her ideas

It’s Steven Mnuchin who should listen to economists on climate change

Joker is the most-nominated film at this year’s Oscars. It shouldn’t win Best Picture.

Tulsi Gabbard asked Twitter’s Jack Dorsey to hold a fundraiser for her. He said no.

Kansas’s ag-gag law has been ruled unconstitutional

23andMe laid off 100 employees due to slowing DNA kit sales

Why Parasite deserves to win Best Picture

Top US Iran envoy: We will kill Soleimani’s successor if another American is murdered