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Joe Biden’s health care plan, explained

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Here’s why some activists and shoppers are calling for Amazon Prime Day boycotts

Reportedly poor labor practices and ties to anti-immigration policy have spurred calls for avoiding the retail giant on its biggest shopping holiday.

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Study: Volkswagen cheated on emissions standards — and made thousands of kids sick

A new study analyzes the effects of the "clean diesel" fraud. They’re not good.

Password sharing could be a good thing for Netflix and Hulu

People only steal content if they think it’s good. That’s bad news for Amazon Prime Video.

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Joe Biden’s record on school desegregation busing, explained

Mark Esper, President Trump’s pick for defense secretary, explained

How Spider-Man: Far From Home’s post-credits reveal could shape the future of the MCU

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Cory Booker’s latest criminal justice reform bill takes aim at life imprisonment

Flight attendants keep getting sick. It’s likely because of their uniforms.

Apollo 11 memorabilia sells for a high price — but who should really own NASA history?

The Farewell director Lulu Wang on challenging “what Americanness means”

Why Bill de Blasio is so hated, explained

Why Barry dropped much less rain on the Gulf coast than forecasters expected

Amazon Prime Day could usher in a new wave of fear-based social media usage

The racism in Trump’s attacks should be impossible to deny

Vox Sentences: Raising the bar for asylum

Amazon workers are celebrating Prime Day with a protest

The Trump administration is dramatically restricting who can seek asylum

House Democrats will vote to condemn Trump’s racist tweet about 4 progressive lawmakers

Lashana Lynch will reportedly be the new 007. But she probably won’t be the next James Bond.

Kamala Harris just introduced a bill to give housekeepers overtime pay and meal breaks

You’ve heard of lab-grown meat. Now there’s lab-grown ice cream.

The GOP silence in response to Trump’s latest racist attack is deafening

What makes Zendaya a great celebrity

The 2019 Emmys drama race is wide open, thanks (in part) to Game of Thrones

Trump says he’s not concerned about being racist because “many people agree” with him

Trump’s latest tweets are about silencing women of color in Congress

Trump’s racist Twitter tirade about “the Squad,” explained