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Saudi Arabia may say it killed Jamal Khashoggi by accident

It’s possible this is all just an effort to absolve Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of blame.

Traditional clothes don’t work for some people with disabilities — and that’s a major problem

Stylist Stephanie Thomas helps her clients find smart, fashionable looks and wants to make adaptive clothing more readily available.

Why so many people who need the government hate it

Everyone benefits from welfare. Here’s why most people don’t know that.

Hurricane Michael showed how woefully unprepared the military is for extreme weather

The military says climate change is a "threat multiplier." It’s still struggling to prepare for those threats.

I’m a sexual assault survivor. And a conservative. The Kavanaugh hearings were excruciating.

I’m appalled at the response from my own community on Kavanaugh.

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The 2018 midterm elections are less than a month away.

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Trump taps Medicaid critic to run Medicaid

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