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Trump still thinks schools should reopen because Covid-19 “will go away.” Really.

Trump’s latest Fox & Friends interview revealed he’s learned nothing about the coronavirus.

How bad is your state’s Covid-19 outbreak?

These maps show how your state is doing.

Covid-19 is pushing red states to finally expand Medicaid

Medicaid expansion has had huge success at the ballot box during the pandemic.

America’s slow, painful shift to enforcing mask mandates

Mask enforcement won’t work without education.

Sen. Ron Wyden helped create the Big Tech industry. Now he wants to hold it accountable.

The Senate’s biggest privacy hawk talks about Section 230 and sending Mark Zuckerberg to prison.

Instagram’s answer to TikTok is here

Meet Instagram Reels, the 15-second video platform that looks exactly like that other 15-second video platform.

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What’s going on in Lebanon

A chemical blast has made a very bad situation worse for Lebanon. Journalist Habib Battah explains from Beirut.

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Facebook took down a Trump post for the first time 

TikTok clone Instagram Reels is just one of the many times Facebook has copied its competitors

Live results for the August 4 primaries

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Just 2 states meet these basic criteria to reopen and stay safe

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It’s easier than ever to make hand sanitizer. But eased restrictions have come with consequences.

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Missouri approves Medicaid expansion ballot initiative, extending coverage to 200,000 people

Mulan is coming to Disney+ as a $30 rental

How the coronavirus outbreak is roiling the film and entertainment industries

Walmart has again delayed the launch of its Amazon Prime competitor Walmart+

How Portland’s Wall of Moms collapsed — and was reborn under Black leadership

Jeff Merkley and Bernie Sanders have a plan to protect you from facial recognition

Rodham author Curtis Sittenfeld explains what it’s like to write in Hillary Clinton’s voice

“They are dying. That’s true. It is what it is.” Trump’s Axios interview was a disaster.

Exclusive: Kamala Harris leads Elizabeth Warren and Susan Rice in new VP poll


How “forever chemicals” polluted America’s water

In the dazzling Harrow the Ninth, the lesbian necromancers are back in space

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Why QAnon is here to stay

QAnon was born and perpetuated on the internet. What is it and why is it dangerous?

How Washington state primaries reflect the perilous position of the national GOP

America needs a bar and restaurant bailout

How Trump should change the way journalists understand “objectivity”

Cori Bush wants to be the next progressive to upset a sitting congressman. Today’s her shot.

The best $295 I ever spent: Spanish classes as a Latina in Trump’s America

Last week the US wanted to break up Big Tech. Now it’s trying to supersize it.

Alabama’s and Mississippi’s troubling Covid-19 curves, briefly explained

The TikTok-Microsoft-Trump drama, explained

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After revealing in a sermon that she is trans, a Baptist pastor is fired by the church

Why the next coronavirus stimulus bill is still stalled in Congress

The 6 most interesting Michigan races to watch in Tuesday’s primary

Spend August reading the exquisite dark fairy tale The Vanishing Half with the Vox Book Club

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The murder spike in big US cities, explained

Trump’s tweets about saving the “Suburban Lifestyle Dream,” explained

Once upon a time, there was cottagecore

Arizona’s primaries could provide a hint as to whether Democrats can take the Senate