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Beto O’Rourke’s border cred is genuine. It’s not the same as an immigration platform.

Beto’s — and Democrats’ — choice: make immigration a policy issue or keep it a vague theme.

Ethiopian Airlines, Lion Air crash linked by new evidence

According to the New York Times, the Boeing 737 Max jet’s automatic stabilizers could have played a role in both crashes.

Why tech companies failed to keep the New Zealand shooter’s extremism from going viral

Friday’s massacre exemplified the problem of expecting tech companies to self-police content.

Tourists are flocking to locations threatened by climate change. That only makes things worse.

"Last-chance tourism" is hastening the decline of destinations like the Florida Reef and the Galapagos Islands.

Captain Marvel has made $760 million worldwide. $1 billion is in its sights.

Captain Marvel has 760 million reasons not to listen to trolls.

Photos: kids in 123 countries went on strike to protect the climate

"This movement had to happen, we didn’t have a choice."

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Kirsten Gillibrand officially launches her 2020 presidential bid

Trump doesn’t think white nationalism is a threat — but data says otherwise

How the Christchurch shooter used memes to spread hate

Judge stays Kentucky’s fetal heartbeat bill, keeping the state’s lone abortion clinic open — for now

New Zealand shows willingness to curb guns after one, not 1,981 mass shootings

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Your questions about WTF is going on with Brexit, answered

The New Zealand shooter called immigrants “invaders.” Hours later, so did Trump.

The sexual misconduct allegations against Neil deGrasse Tyson, explained

Multiple women have accused the astrophysicist of sexual misconduct. But he’s coming back to TV.

Beto O’Rourke used to be a member of a legendary computer hacktivist group

Captain Marvel’s cat Goose, explained

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Trump just used his first-ever veto to save his national emergency

Captain Marvel’s 2 end-credits scenes, explained

Disney rehires James Gunn to write and direct Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy 3

At-home shopping shows still make a lot of money

“Jexodus,” the fake departure of American Jews from the Democratic Party, explained

Why we love to play the lottery when we know we won’t win

How Captain Marvel changed the MCU’s Tesseract timeline, explained

Do you know of any untold or underreported historical conflicts? We want to hear about it.

A microloan can help poor people in Bangladesh. What about New Jersey?

2 new documentaries pinpoint the uniquely troubling grift of Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos

Dozens of black partygoers were arrested over less than an ounce of marijuana. Now they’re suing.

North Korea just threatened to end talks with US and restart weapons testing

Top Mueller cooperator Rick Gates continues to cooperate with several investigations

A progressive group is trying to create a 2020 litmus test on judges

3 ways AI is already changing medicine

The future of streaming is the cable bundle

How the college admissions scandal busts racist stereotypes about who gets into elite schools

Far-right Australian senator blames New Zealand attack on Muslim immigrants

Olivia Jade, the influencer at the center of the college admissions scandal, explained

Why Facebook couldn’t stop the New Zealand shooter from streaming his attack