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Elizabeth Warren is confronting big banks over how they intend to “help” workers during the shutdown

In a letter to banks such as JPMorgan and Wells Fargo, she’s asking for details on what their promises to aid government workers actually entail.

The idea that successful people can teach their secrets isn’t new. Now MasterClass is selling it for $180.

Can a video of Serena Williams teach you tennis? Probably not.

How Trump’s EPA is letting environmental criminals off the hook, in one chart

Referrals for criminal prosecutions for environmental crimes are at a 30-year low.

Report: T-Mobile spent lots of money at Trump’s hotel while awaiting approval for lucrative merger

The chain of events highlights Trump’s unprecedented conflicts of interest.

The author of “Cat Person” has a new book out. It’s full of sex and dark as hell.

Kristen Roupenian’s first short story collection is a mixed bag with tons of potential.

I live by Yosemite National Park. Here’s what’s been happening since the shutdown.

I expected Yosemite to be destroyed during the shutdown. Here’s what I found instead.

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