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Did Brett Kavanaugh perjure himself during his confirmation hearing?

New allegations are raising questions about whether he met the very high bar for perjury.

Democratic presidential candidates call for Brett Kavanaugh’s impeachment

The Supreme Court Justice faces a new sexual misconduct allegation.

The US postpones a military deal amid concerns about stays at a Scottish Trump resort

The deal was put on hold due to questions over the Air Force’s increasingly frequent overnight stays.

Big Tech is “scary” because it wants to be the solution to everything, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says

On the latest Recode Decode, de Blasio called for antitrust investigations into Facebook and Google, and dismissed universal basic income as a cure-all in the face of job automation.

3 horrifying extreme weather scenarios the US doesn’t talk about enough

Scientists say these nightmare weather events could happen at any time.

Brett Kavanaugh was already unpopular with voters. The new allegation could reignite opposition.

New reporting about the Supreme Court Justice’s past could have big implications for the Court and 2020.

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After Vox's Tara Golshan reviews the third Democratic debate, Matthew Yglesias explains how Joe Biden wins even when he loses. (Transcript here.)

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A year after his confirmation hearing, Brett Kavanaugh faces a new sexual misconduct allegation

GM workers will go on strike, the latest stoppage in a global trend of large-scale labor action

How Netflix’s Unbelievable turns a true story about rape into challenging, must-watch TV

Impeaching a Supreme Court justice, explained

The makers of OxyContin may have tried to hide $1 billion in assets

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A US military operation killed Osama bin Laden’s son, Hamza, the White House confirms

Felicity Huffman sentenced to 14 days in a college admissions case that raises questions of race and class

Margaret Atwood says hackers tried to steal the manuscript for her Handmaid’s Tale sequel

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The third Democratic presidential debate, explained in under 30 minutes

The ferocious, chilling Parasite is an essential thrill ride about social inequality

Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren really do talk about trade differently

How Fox News lets the Trump family off the hook for profiting off the presidency

Jerry Falwell Jr., and the allegations against him, explained

You’ve never seen anything quite like Amazon’s Undone. We mean that literally.

Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver are devastating in the brilliant, brutal Marriage Story

The Democratic candidates’ debate answers on Afghanistan were terrible

Beto O’Rourke says “death threat” from a Republican state representative shows why no one should own assault weapons

2020 Democrats hate Trump’s China trade war. Too bad they don’t have any better ideas.

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The weird, telling Joe Biden debate moment that didn’t get enough attention

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Friday the 13th isn’t unlucky. It’s a meme disguised as superstition.

Racist jokes by new SNL cast member Shane Gillis prompt backlash — and a non-apology about “risks”

The case for ditching the city and moving to the country

The Democratic debate again neglected one of America’s biggest public health crises

Austin’s failed attempt to regulate Uber and Lyft foreshadowed today’s controversies

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Racism was discussed — but it wasn’t debated — on the Democratic 2020 stage