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Ecuador legalized gangs. Murder rates plummeted.

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Robert Mueller and the collapse of American trust

The reaction to AG William Barr’s Mueller letter reveals a disturbing truth about America.

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Robert Mueller's investigation has ended and Attorney General William Barr has furnished a four-page summary. Vox's Andrew Prokop says this is far from over.

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Now that Mueller’s conclusions are in, Senate Republicans are ready to turn back to Hillary Clinton

Florida passed a historic expansion of voting rights. Now Republicans want to hobble it.

Kamala Harris’s plan to dramatically increase teacher salaries, explained

The Trump administration wants all of Obamacare overturned by the courts

Apple’s new streaming service is still mostly defined by what we don’t know

Vox Sentences: Barr-schach test

From Key & Peele to Us: how Jordan Peele’s comedy evolved into groundbreaking horror

The Mueller report renders thousands of T-shirts irrelevant

The Highlight by Vox launches on Apple News+

Extreme weather has again damaged a major military base

Instagram influencers constantly need new clothing. This startup wants to rent it to them.

Apple is launching a new credit card for iPhone owners

Thousands of Uber drivers are striking in Los Angeles

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House plans first-ever hearing on surprise medical bills

The progressive base is more pragmatic than you might think

Some conservatives say the end of the Mueller investigation is the start of new investigations — of Democrats

Michael Avenatti has been arrested for allegedly trying to extort $20 million from Nike

Dora the Explorer isn’t a kid anymore. She’s a teenage girl with a knife.

Jordan Peele’s Us had the biggest opening weekend of any original horror film in history

Michael C. Hall on playing a “benign psychopath” in the Documentary Now! season 3 finale

Attorney General Bill Barr could wind up testifying in front of both the House and the Senate

What we already know Mueller found

A former prosecutor explains why Barr’s hasty obstruction conclusion should raise red flags

Mitch McConnell wants a Green New Deal vote. Democrats should take him up on it.

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Israel and Gaza inch closer to war after a rocket attack and a forceful response

Why disaster relief is so hard

Why Trump isn’t being charged with obstruction — even though Mueller didn’t exonerate him

The panic over yield curve inversion, explained

How to quit Facebook without quitting Facebook

Photos: what Mozambique’s unfolding flooding catastrophe looks like

It’s time for Congress to do its job and investigate Trump

The Midwest floods are going to get much, much worse

The 2020 authenticity primary

Instead of hiding rips and tears, the visible mending movement turns them into art

6 unanswered questions from William Barr’s summary of the Mueller report

Russia is a threat to American democracy, with or without collusion

Robert Mueller was never going to end Donald Trump’s presidency

Here are the actual quotes from Mueller’s report in Bill Barr’s summary

Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer aren’t satisfied with AG Bill Barr’s readout of the Mueller report