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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.

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

The country’s prime minister and attorney general have mentioned banning semiautomatic firearms, but it’s far from a done deal.

Captain Marvel’s 2 end-credits scenes, explained

Captain Marvel has two end-credits scenes; one of them directly ties into April’s Avengers: Endgame.

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.

How the Christchurch shooter used memes to spread hate

Learning from years of online right-wing extremism, the shooter made his manifesto a weaponized shitpost.

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

A new study of low-income American women finds that small loans can help them a little.

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A terrorist attacked two mosques in New Zealand during Friday prayer, killing at least 49 people.

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Fox News pulls Jeanine Pirro show after her Islamophobic remarks

Catastrophe’s final scene is perfect

This filmmaker spent months interviewing neo-Nazis and jihadists. Here’s what she learned.

Kirsten Gillibrand officially launches her 2020 presidential bid

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

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

Why are millennials burned out? Capitalism.

Christchurch mosque shooting: what we know so far

Vox Sentences: 1 in 500 of New Zealand’s Muslims

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.

New Zealand’s gun laws, explained

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

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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

What the college admissions scandal reveals about the psychology of wealth in America

Israel responded forcefully to rockets launched from Gaza

It is wildly unclear whether Beto O’Rourke supports Medicare-for-all

Four Loko, Joose, and Sparks: an abridged history of caffeinated alcohol

Senate Republicans see the national emergency vote as a one-time break with Trump