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Justin Amash is the first Republican in Congress to call Trump’s conduct impeachable

Amash read the whole Mueller report and concluded AG Bill Barr misled the public.

Jay Inslee is writing the climate plan the next president should adopt

More than a campaign document, it’s an instruction manual.

A celebrity biohacker who sells DIY gene-editing kits is under investigation

Josiah Zayner, who once injected himself with CRISPR, is accused of practicing medicine without a license.

The Game of Thrones finale had a chance to break the wheel. It upheld the status quo.

The long-awaited series finale, "The Iron Throne," proves Game of Thrones was never interested in breaking cycles of power.

Who won the Game of Thrones — and why it matters — explained

The choice is unexpected, but it fits in with the series’ larger themes about power on both page and screen.

James Charles, Tati Westbrook, and the feud that’s ripping apart YouTube’s beauty community

The feud between two giant stars, explained.

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Pete Buttigieg shuts down a conservative talking point about abortion rights

Elizabeth Warren’s not going on Fox News. Pete Buttigieg explains why he did.

The Star Wars prequels are bad — and insightful about American politics

How the Veep series finale offered (a little) hope for America in 2019

SNL’s season finale rips the Trump administration and Alabama’s strict abortion law

Australia’s conservative party retains power in shocking election result

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Joe Biden uses his campaign kickoff to argue Americans want unity

Ball State University party shooting: what we know

Most Alabama voters don’t support their state’s exemption-free abortion ban

Bernie Sanders rolls out education plan that cracks down on charter schools

Recent abortion bans will impact poor people and people of color most

Vox’s guide to where 2020 Democrats stand on policy

Keep up with the policy debates that will shape the Democratic 2020 primary.

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Trump lifts steel and aluminum tariffs on Mexico and Canada

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President Trump’s new immigration proposal would be terrible for tech

The fight for Trump’s tax returns just escalated

The White House’s social media bias tool is a ploy to get your email

Trump blames Obama for not warning him about Michael Flynn. Which Obama did.

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Connecticut is about to get a $15 minimum wage

The US government’s ongoing battle with Chinese telecom giant Huawei, explained

#YouKnowMe: why women are sharing their abortion stories

Trump’s reckless “treason” accusation against the FBI, explained

Game of Thrones series finale death watch: Daenerys has to die

The Elton John biopic Rocketman is nearly as shiny and explosive as its subject

Alabama’s near-total abortion ban is the ultimate elevation of the “unborn” over women

Taiwan’s parliament passes historic same-sex marriage law

“The Bells” was Game of Thrones’ most polarizing episode. Can the series finale still pull out a win?

Fossil fuels are underpriced by a whopping $5.2 trillion

Why everybody’s so mad about Daenerys Targaryen

The new kilogram debuts Monday. It’s a massive achievement.

An expert’s 7 principles for solving America’s housing crisis