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New data shows drug overdose deaths fell in 2018. But there’s a big catch.

It would be the first decline in drug overdose deaths in decades. But there are reasons to be cautious.

Why the House plans to pass a bipartisan bill repealing a controversial Obamacare tax

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The hasty plan to get Americans back on the moon by 2024, explained

If NASA’s going to pull this one off, it needs to get through an enormous to-do list.

Inside the calculated race to create the next drink of summer

It’s shrewd, aspirational marketing — not just hot weather — that gave rise to rosé, Aperol spritzes and hard seltzer.

Big Tech told Congress it has plenty of competitors. It’s crushing them all.

Here are our counterpoints to the points Amazon, Apple, Google, and Facebook made during their House antitrust hearing.

Elon Musk reveals his plan to link your brain to your smartphone

Step one: Drill holes in the skull. Step two: Implant "threads" into the brain.

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One of John Paul Stevens’s last big ideas: repealing the 2nd Amendment

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Planned Parenthood removes Leana Wen as president

The LGBTQ civil rights fight is far from over

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Of course Mitch McConnell didn’t condemn Trump’s racist tweets

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