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GM workers are on strike to accomplish what Trump couldn’t

They want the automaker to keep good-paying jobs in the US.

Why Corey Lewandowski is testifying about the Mueller report

The former Trump campaign manager was involved in one episode of potential obstruction of justice.

Taliban suicide bomber kills at least 26 at Afghan president campaign rally

A deadly day in Afghanistan as US-Taliban peace talks stall and Afghanistan prepares for presidential elections.

Silicon Valley is throwing Trump a fundraiser. They’d just rather not talk about it.

The president’s first trip to the Bay Area since he was elected is shrouded in secrecy.

The Air Force spent more at Trump’s Scottish resort than originally thought

Some stays lasted multiple days and included time on the resort’s golf course.

Trump’s weird ideas on the US-Saudi relationship, sort of explained

"Saudi Arabia pays cash."

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How do you remove an egg from an omelette?

Some say that’s how hard it is to remove the UK from the EU. Boris Johnson's Brexit strategy heads to the United Kingdom's highest court Tuesday.

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Andrew Yang’s use of Asian stereotypes is reinforcing toxic tropes

Why the debate over the legality of Andrew Yang’s $120,000 UBI pilot doesn’t really matter

Trump makes profoundly bizarre sales pitch to Latino voters in New Mexico

India’s scary new detention camps, explained

Israel’s election, and how Benjamin Netanyahu might lose, explained

“It’s young people, it’s their future”: Inside the Sunrise Movement’s bid to save the world

A growing group of crusaders have made strides putting climate change on the national agenda. Most aren’t even 30.

How billionaire philanthropy provides reproductive health care when politicians won’t

Money Talks: She moved home to save money — and her mom never wants her to leave

The astounding advantage the Electoral College gives to Republicans, in one chart

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Greta Thunberg is leading kids and adults from 150 countries in a massive Friday climate strike

Vox Sentences: The latest twist in the Kavanaugh saga

“Corruption is breaking our democracy”: Elizabeth Warren’s case for the White House

Boris Johnson had a really bad day in Luxembourg. The Incredible Hulk was involved.

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A new Brett Kavanaugh allegation puts the heat back on Susan Collins and Joe Manchin

The US blames Iran for the Saudi Arabia oil attacks, further escalating tensions

Susan Collins is in the political fight of her life, and Brett Kavanaugh is a huge factor

Mitch McConnell isn’t too concerned about a new sexual misconduct allegation against Kavanaugh

Defending Kavanaugh has become personal for conservatives, not ideological

SNL fires new hire Shane Gillis after recent homophobic and racist slurs surface

The allegations against Brett Kavanaugh ignited national controversy last year. Now it’s happening again.

Uber’s baffling claim that its drivers aren’t core to its business, explained

How Elizabeth Warren has stayed out of the Medicare-for-all fray

The new Kavanaugh allegation is important because of what it says about the FBI

Why “Seinfeld” is coming to Netflix

Elizabeth Warren just won an endorsement that’s making Bernie Sanders’s world really mad

The controversy surrounding the Times’s handling of the latest Kavanaugh allegation, explained

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How Rodney Dangerfield and “Caddyshack” gave us Donald Trump

This drawing explains a surprising amount about about your political views

Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, files for bankruptcy

Most cancer drugs fail in testing. This might be a big reason why.

How to remove Brett Kavanaugh without impeaching him

The West Wing is 20 years old. Too many Democrats still think it’s a great model for politics.

ThirdLove says it’s by women, for women. But women who’ve worked there disagree.

The case for raising kids in the city

Joe Biden is not Barack Obama