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Trump’s flailing incompetence makes coronavirus even scarier

America’s pandemic response capabilities have been systematically dismantled.

The fight over whether religion is a license to discriminate is back before the Supreme Court

Fulton v. City of Philadelphia is likely to deal a severe blow to LGBTQ rights.

Real IDs, explained

Millions of Americans who have driver’s licenses still haven’t upgraded to a Real ID.

Amazon is opening a supermarket with no cashiers. Is Whole Foods next?

The new Amazon Go store concept debuts on Tuesday in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood.

This week in TikTok: How a dance goes viral

Jalaiah Harmon’s the Renegade shows how dancers can get credit for their work on TikTok.

A symbolic vote on abortion bills puts senators in close reelection races in a bind

Susan Collins and Doug Jones try to thread a needle between their party base and their states’ electorates.

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Weekend at Bernie’s

Bernie Sanders took Nevada with a landslide coalition so diverse it has left Joe Biden feeling nervous heading into South Carolina.

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Corporate monopolies are hiding in your grocery aisle

This viral chart doesn’t explain much about middle-class living standards

Meet the moderators of the South Carolina Democratic debate

Silicon Valley asked Elizabeth Warren to help with a fundraiser. She said no — but only eventually.

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Sanders’s Cuba comments are bad politics

Some say the Me Too movement has gone too far. The Harvey Weinstein verdict proves that’s false.

Amazon tells Sanders and Warren that warehouse workers can pee whenever they want

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This is the math that made Katherine Johnson — one of NASA’s “Hidden Figures” — a legend

Coronavirus fears have spurred a stock market sell-off

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The race for presidential delegates has begun. Track them here.

A female Saudi rapper is facing possible arrest over her “Mecca Girl” music video

Trump’s rule creating a wealth test for immigrants is now in effect

How researchers are using Reddit and Twitter data to forecast suicide rates

The charges in the Harvey Weinstein verdict, explained

How swing voters feel about Medicare-for-all

Hunters’ devastating ending and its 2 twists, explained

Trump’s explanation for replacing the intel director with a loyalist doesn’t make sense

In Real Life, a queer black scientist tries to survive grad school

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What's next for CRISPR

Jennifer Doudna, co-developer of the revolutionary gene editing technology, reflects on CRISPR's past and its future.

Poll: Bernie Sanders’s frontrunner status looks secure following the Nevada caucuses

Harvey Weinstein convicted on rape and criminal sexual act charges

Harvey Weinstein’s trial matters. Here are 4 resources to help make sense of it.

Always in Season connects the history of lynching in America to its horrifying present

Syria’s worst humanitarian catastrophe in its 9-year civil war is now unfolding

Kobe Bryant’s merch helped remake his image. After his death, collectors are cashing in.

These are the popular ideas progressives can win with

What Trump got right about white America

“All hell breaking loose”: How the Pentagon is planning for climate change

Bernie Sanders and the socialist ethic

How The Bachelor became a launchpad for influencers

“We are at a turning point”: The coronavirus outbreak is looking more like a pandemic

A senator is demanding to know how Facebook will stop misinformation from spreading online

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The continuing disaster aid crisis in Puerto Rico, explained

The House passed an earthquake relief bill that has yet to be taken up by the Senate. Meanwhile, hundreds wait in tents for aid.

The South Carolina primary is a critical springboard for Super Tuesday

The police want your phone data. Here’s what they can get — and what they can’t.

Pete Buttigieg requests a review of the Nevada caucuses results, citing “irregularities”

White House national security adviser denies Russian meddling on Trump’s behalf

As Covid-19 cases rise, South Korea raises virus threat level to its maximum

It looks like the debate may have given Elizabeth Warren a slight boost in Nevada