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US intelligence officials say Iran and Russia obtained voter registration information to interfere in election

Iran is behind intimidating emails sent to some Democratic voters, officials say.

6 ballot measures that could change the criminal justice system

Voters in several states have a chance to change the criminal justice system in 2020.

The vicious cycle of never-ending laundry

We’ve tried and tried to make washing our clothes less painful, but it never seems to get better.

The 6 types of tidy people: A comic

We’re all homebodies now. And, no, it does not spark joy.

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

This is the US’s third major surge in coronavirus cases. Experts have warned it was coming for months.

In defense of Quibi

It was no Facebook, Twitter, or YouTube. Which isn’t a terrible thing.

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Will Covid-19 cancel the holidays?

Last Christmas, I gave you my health.

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Poll: Young Americans think democracy is “broken,” but intend to vote in record numbers

Purdue Pharma admits to crimes for its OxyContin marketing. But no one is going to prison.

Is it safe to vote in person? Experts say yes — with a few conditions.

9 ways to reform the Supreme Court besides court-packing

Lawyers can’t find the parents of 545 migrant children after separation by Trump


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Trump's second term agenda

Dara, Jane, and Matt break down the policy stakes in 2020

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

The exhausting failure of Netflix’s Rebecca

How your browser can make your online life a little more private

No, Trump hasn’t been the best president for Black America since Lincoln

The real death toll from the pandemic in America may already be 300,000

Oregon’s ballot measure to decriminalize all drugs, explained

Trump exploited a broken press. Here’s how to fix it.

Factory farms are an ideal breeding ground for the next pandemic

Trump’s team is pushing for a debate on foreign policy. That could backfire.

Geothermal energy is poised for a big breakout

Montana’s Senate race was supposed to be easy for Republicans. It’s a dead heat.

What “home for the holidays” means during a pandemic

Home, bittersweet home

Can a single place — one that’s failed us in the past — squeeze in everything it takes to live a life?

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Why the US government is suing Google

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Trump’s new attack: Biden “wants to listen to Fauci”

Silicon Valley megadonors unleash a last-minute, $100 million barrage of ads against Trump

3 of Trump’s signature immigration policies are on the line at the Supreme Court