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Capitalism is turning us into addicts

How Big Business shapes our habits and desires.

The death of a British teen has put a strain on the US-UK relationship

The wife of an American official was involved in a crash that killed a teen. She fled back to the US — setting off a diplomatic dispute.

Michael Cohen’s testimony about Trump’s shady business practices just got strong corroboration

A new ProPublica investigation found that Trump inflated and deflated his assets when convenient.


The man who rigged America’s election maps

How Tom Hofeller shifted the balance of power by taking gerrymandering to the extreme.

“Don’t be a tough guy. Don’t be a fool!”: Read Trump’s wild letter to Turkey’s Erdogan

This is one of the most astonishing letters in diplomatic history.

Clothing sizes — especially for women — are complicated. Here’s why.

What does it even mean to "be a size 8"?

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In the fourth Democratic debate, the candidates treated Elizabeth Warren as the frontrunner. Vox’s Ezra Klein explains what that means for the race ahead.

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The serious message behind Kim Jong Un’s silly horse photos

Teens are increasingly depressed, anxious, and suicidal. How can we help?

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The October Democratic presidential debate, explained in under 25 minutes

AOC and Ilhan Omar endorse Bernie Sanders for president

Ayanna Pressley breaks with AOC on Sanders endorsement

House Republicans joined Democrats in condemning Trump’s actions in Syria

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Trump told 6 falsehoods about Syria in 4 minutes

Introducing Reset, a new podcast about how tech is changing our lives

Cory Booker’s latest gun plan goes after urban violence

The Succession twist that probably doesn’t exist, explained

Kamala Harris’s call to suspend Trump’s Twitter account, explained

Amazon’s 1-day shipping is convenient — and terrible for the environment

Gina Rodriguez apologizes, amid backlash, for saying the n-word on Instagram

After losing more than $1 billion, GM makes a deal with striking workers

California’s deliberate blackouts were outrageous and harmful. They’re going to happen again.

Fort Worth police had problems way before the Atatiana Jefferson shooting

Sorry, but Democrats need to talk about Hunter Biden

How Robert Pattinson transformed into a salty lighthouse keeper for his new movie

The Constitution’s ban on “cruel and unusual” punishment is in grave danger from the Supreme Court

The art of doing makeup on a dead body

Elizabeth Warren spoke the most at the Democratic debate — a sign of her status as a frontrunner

Pete Buttigieg and Beto O’Rourke’s feud boils over at the Democratic debate

The simmering debate over Big Tech explodes on the Democratic debate stage

The best and most substantive answers of the 4th Democratic debate

Democrats’ debate about automation missed the mark

No one has a damn clue how many jobs will be lost to automation

5 winners and 3 losers from the October Democratic presidential debate

Here’s everything you need to know about the November Democratic debate

Elizabeth Warren was treated like the frontrunner at the Democratic debate

Kamala Harris brought up the most-ignored policy issue in the Democratic debates so far

The Democratic candidates are calling for locking up opioid executives

Here’s what the 2020 Democrats are saying about Trump’s Syria policy

Everybody went after Warren over Medicare-for-all

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Tom Steyer shouldn’t be running for president

Here’s where all the 2020 Democrats stand on impeachment