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Congress should cancel its Thanksgiving recess and pass another stimulus bill

12 million Americans are about to lose unemployment insurance. Congress is on recess.

No, you cannot move to Georgia just to vote in the Senate runoffs

It is, in fact, illegal — unless you’re actually moving to the state to stay.

What Amazon’s big pharmacy news means for US health care

Amazon’s new pharmacy business isn’t about the present. It’s about the future.

The best $219 I ever spent: A HEPA filter for my parents

It is a high price that will probably only get higher.

Why a negative Covid-19 test before Thanksgiving isn’t an all-clear

A negative test isn’t enough to have a safe holiday. Here’s why.

Biden is expected to announce Janet Yellen as Treasury secretary pick

Yellen will become the first woman to serve as Treasury secretary in the US if confirmed.

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Withdrawing won’t end the war

With two months left in the Trump presidency, the US is reducing the number of troops in Afghanistan in an attempt to end America's longest war. But Biden will still inherit the conflict.

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Biden announces veteran diplomat Linda Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador pick

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Tony Blinken, one of Biden’s most trusted aides, is reportedly chosen as his secretary of state

Big California donors want to fill Kamala Harris’s Senate seat with a woman of color

Trump lashes out at fellow Republicans as his legal challenges to election results fail

The FDA authorized the use of an experimental antibody treatment for Covid-19

A Republican judge just tore into Trump’s election lawyers for their incompetence

Sen. Kelly Loeffler has tested positive for the coronavirus

As coronavirus cases surge, hospitals are beginning to be overwhelmed

Why Biden is crowdfunding his White House transition

A new lawsuit alleges Trump’s effort to overturn Michigan’s election results disenfranchises Black voters


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The Next Four Years: Joe Biden’s world

The Atlantic Council’s Emma Ashford joins Matt to explain the president-elect’s approach to national security.

I handled holiday orders at a grocery store. Trust me: The holidays are miserable.

How TV paved America’s road to Trump

Georgia’s Republican secretary of state just certified Biden’s victory

BTS’s new album is sublime comfort pop for the soul in lockdown

The mind-boggling end of Susan Choi’s Trust Exercise, explained

Supernatural’s bonkers series finale marked the end of an era of fandom

Natural disasters are increasing. The world’s poorest are left to fend for themselves.

President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team is one of the most diverse ever

A Trump official is still blocking Biden’s presidential transition. House Democrats want answers.

Who should get the Covid-19 vaccine first? Ethicists are fiercely debating how to vaccinate billions of people.

The acting Pentagon chief was exposed to the coronavirus. He’s not quarantining.

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One Good Thing: Netflix’s Dash & Lily is a sweet TV rom-com with a Christmas twist

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Trump’s lawsuits challenging the election have turned into a clown show

When ordinary people go viral, where’s the line between comedy and cruelty?

How affluent people can end their mindless overconsumption

Pfizer and BioNTech have applied for emergency approval for their Covid-19 vaccine

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