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Nepotism and the 2020 election, explained

Joe Biden isn’t the only candidate with family in question in this campaign.

The messy politics of Nextdoor

Want to see how polarized America is? Look no further than Nextdoor.

Amazon has created fertile ground for bribery schemes, sellers say

In the wake of a $100 million Amazon bribery scandal, sellers say the tech giant deserves more scrutiny for suspending merchants with no warning and little explanation.

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The Trump Years: Win at all costs

In the third of our five-part series, Vox’s Andrew Prokop says there’s one key takeaway from the Mueller investigation and impeachment: Trump will do anything to win an election.

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Vox’s audience support program, explained

Typhoon Molave battered the Philippines. Vietnam is next.

US hospitals are preparing for the worst-case scenario as Covid-19 surges again

Sorry, you probably can’t wear a Biden shirt or MAGA hat when you vote

Sarah Kliff grades Biden’s and Trump’s health care plans

Trump wants you to believe coronavirus cases are “up because we TEST.” He’s wrong.

What it’s like to be enrolled in a Covid-19 vaccine trial with your entire family

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America’s third Covid-19 surge is here. It was predictable — and preventable.

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Sexy people keep telling us to vote

What Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation will mean for Joe Biden’s climate plan

Race in America

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How racism amplifies Covid-19 risk for everyone

Colorado is fighting its largest wildfire in history. Other massive blazes are close behind.

How to regulate Facebook and Twitter

One Good Thing: It’s witches vs. the patriarchy in this endlessly fun storytelling game

#EndSARS isn’t just about police brutality. It’s about the future of Nigeria.

How an Israeli thinker became one of Trumpism’s foremost theorists

Japan’s new prime minister has just one year to save the country from crisis

Where Bernie Sanders’s online army goes now


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Trump’s last stand

Ezra and Matt on the final presidential debate

Biden looks very competitive in new Southern swing state polls

Trump’s closing message is lying about the coronavirus at rallies that spread infection

Amy Coney Barrett is now one step away from becoming a Supreme Court justice

Poll: Most Trump voters don’t see Covid-19 as an important election issue

Pence should quarantine after coronavirus exposure. He’s going to keep campaigning instead.

In SNL’s cold open, the final presidential debate becomes an absurd slugfest over the coronavirus

How bookstores are weathering the pandemic

Poland had some of the strictest abortion laws in Europe. They just got even stricter.

The police shooting of Marcellis Stinnette and Tafara Williams, an unarmed Black couple, explained

The US broke its record for the highest number of new coronavirus cases in a day

Pennsylvania Supreme Court rules mail-in ballots can’t be rejected over mismatched signatures

What the next GDP figure will — and won’t — mean

The FDA approved remdesivir to treat Covid-19. Scientists are questioning the evidence.

Are we living in a computer simulation? I don’t know. Probably.

Lobbyists tried to ban labeling veggie burgers “veggie burgers.” The EU said no.

A guide to the Trump administration’s biggest scandals, accomplishments, and policies 

Why the alt-right’s real power is in the narrative it sells

One Good Thing: Netflix’s The Queen’s Gambit makes chess mesmerizing. Really!

Your voting precinct might have a poll watcher. Here’s what to know. 

No, Biden did not call Black people “superpredators”