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Australia’s conservative party retains power in shocking election result

The Labor Party has lost the "unloseable" election.

Most Alabama voters don’t support their state’s exemption-free abortion ban

Even Alabamians don’t agree with banning abortion in cases of rape or incest, a previously unreleased poll shows.

Joe Biden uses his campaign kickoff to argue Americans want unity

"Our principles must never be compromised, but comprise itself is not a dirty word," the former vice president said.

Vox’s predictions for Game of Thrones’ series finale

With just one episode left, Vox staffers weigh in on what they think will happen — and what they’d like to see.

This year’s Cannes films depict a world on the brink of revolt

Outside the theater, glamour; inside, revolution.

The Elton John biopic Rocketman is nearly as shiny and explosive as its subject

A tale of addiction, excess, and love, filtered through the rocker’s greatest hits.

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Ball State University party shooting: what we know

James Charles, Tati Westbrook, and the feud that’s ripping apart YouTube’s beauty community

Recent abortion bans will impact poor people and people of color most

The Mueller report holds the top 3 slots on the New York Times best-seller list

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4 things to know about Australia’s contentious election

Trump lifts steel and aluminum tariffs on Mexico and Canada

Eric Garner died during a 2014 police encounter. An officer involved might lose his job.

President Trump’s new immigration proposal would be terrible for tech

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The fight for Trump’s tax returns just escalated

The White House’s social media bias tool is a ploy to get your email

Trump blames Obama for not warning him about Michael Flynn. Which Obama did.

Watch: Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” gets a time-traveling Western mini movie

Connecticut is about to get a $15 minimum wage

Vox’s guide to where 2020 Democrats stand on policy

Keep up with the policy debates that will shape the Democratic 2020 primary.

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The US government’s ongoing battle with Chinese telecom giant Huawei, explained

#YouKnowMe: why women are sharing their abortion stories

Trump’s reckless “treason” accusation against the FBI, explained

Game of Thrones series finale death watch: Daenerys has to die

Alabama’s near-total abortion ban is the ultimate elevation of the “unborn” over women

Taiwan’s parliament passes historic same-sex marriage law

“The Bells” was Game of Thrones’ most polarizing episode. Can the series finale still pull out a win?

Fossil fuels are underpriced by a whopping $5.2 trillion

Why everybody’s so mad about Daenerys Targaryen

The new kilogram debuts Monday. It’s a massive achievement.

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An expert’s 7 principles for solving America’s housing crisis

The House just passed a sweeping LGBTQ rights bill

Thich Nhat Hanh’s final mindfulness lesson: how to die peacefully

Why some anti-abortion conservatives think Alabama’s abortion law goes too far

Target was the first chain to master high-end fashion collaborations. Here’s how it pulled it off.

The raging controversy over Ronald Sullivan, Harvey Weinstein, and Harvard, explained

I’m an anti-abortion Christian. But Alabama’s ban will do more harm than good.

In The Dead Don’t Die, Bill Murray and an all-star ensemble wearily fight the zombie apocalypse

Republicans know Trump’s immigration proposal isn’t going anywhere

Inside a bunker filled with no food but Cheez-Its

Here’s where every 2020 Democrat stands on abortion policy

Artificial intelligence can now make art. Artists, don’t panic.

The best movies out this weekend

13 great films now in theaters and on streaming.

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Countervailing powers: an old, important idea that helps explain the 2020 Democratic primary