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Rick Perry, a key figure in Trump’s dealings with Ukraine, will resign as energy secretary

Perry has found himself at the center of a firestorm involving the president and Ukraine.

Mark Zuckerberg said a lot of nothing in his big speech

Does it matter if you’re being transparent if you aren’t really saying anything?

Teacher strikes are changing. The Chicago walkout proves it.

They’re about much more than pay raises.

The importance of Elijah Cummings’s fight for voting rights

"I will fight until the death to make sure every citizen ... has that right to vote."

The thousands of lawsuits against opioid companies, explained

The lawsuits could force drug manufacturers and distributors to pay for a crisis they helped cause.

Trump is still trying to collect citizenship data for redistricting

He doesn’t need a question on the 2020 census to determine the citizenship of the US population.

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Should Facebook let Trump lie?

President Trump lied in a Facebook ad and Facebook didn’t take it down so Elizabeth Warren lied, too. The Verge’s Casey Newton explains.

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Elizabeth Warren raised five times as much money from Big Tech as Joe Biden did

Zombieland: Double Tap is an adequately fun throwback to a bygone era (of 2009)

I think HBO’s Watchmen is tremendous television. Lots of people will strongly disagree.

Wildfires are raging in Lebanon. Experts say they saw this coming.

Trump’s move to host the G7 at his Doral resort takes self-dealing to new levels

Get to know the films of Taika Waititi, the brilliantly funny director of Jojo Rabbit

“I have no idea”: Pelosi shuts down Senate Republicans’ impeachment timeline

The White House admits to a Ukraine quid pro quo. Just not that one.

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Rand Paul just blocked a vote to condemn President Donald Trump’s withdrawal of troops in Syria

Introducing Reset, a new podcast about how tech is changing our lives

The Senate fails to override Trump’s veto on its national emergency resolution

Top Trump official throws Giuliani under the bus in impeachment inquiry statement

Spirited Away and other Studio Ghibli films find their first-ever streaming home

How Beto O’Rourke became a conservative boogeyman

The big business — and questionable effectiveness — of mass shooter trainings

How Don Hertzfeldt made his mind-bending stick figure animation into a strange and terrific book

The UK and EU have a new Brexit agreement. But it’s not a done deal yet.

Trump’s “Nervous Nancy” tweet shows his problem with powerful women

The serious message behind Kim Jong Un’s silly horse photos

Teens are increasingly depressed, anxious, and suicidal. How can we help?

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The man who rigged America’s election maps

Elijah Cummings, chair of the powerful House Oversight Committee, dies at 68

Capitalism is turning us into addicts

Clothing sizes — especially for women — are complicated. Here’s why.

Vox Sentences: Turkey to US: “No power can stop us”

The death of a British teen has put a strain on the US-UK relationship

The October Democratic presidential debate, explained in under 25 minutes

9 questions about Turkey, Syria, and the Kurds you were too embarrassed to ask

AOC and Ilhan Omar endorse Bernie Sanders for president

Ayanna Pressley breaks with AOC on Sanders endorsement

Michael Cohen’s testimony about Trump’s shady business practices just got strong corroboration

“Don’t be a tough guy. Don’t be a fool!”: Read Trump’s wild letter to Turkey’s Erdogan

House Republicans joined Democrats in condemning Trump’s actions in Syria

Netflix missed its subscriber numbers, again

Trump told 6 falsehoods about Syria in 4 minutes

Cory Booker’s latest gun plan goes after urban violence

The Succession twist that probably doesn’t exist, explained

Kamala Harris’s call to suspend Trump’s Twitter account, explained

Amazon’s 1-day shipping is convenient — and terrible for the environment