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A body double and a “rogue operation”: the latest in Jamal Khashoggi news

The Saudi narrative of the dissident journalist’s death has gotten more complicated.

A Florida officer punched a 14-year-old girl. That type of violence is not uncommon.

Viral video of the girl’s arrest is a reminder that police violence affects black women and girls too.

Lululemon’s ex-CEO wrote an “unauthorized” history of the brand

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2 high-stakes ballot measures could boost wages for nearly 1 million workers

Voters in Arkansas and Missouri will decide whether to raise the state’s minimum wage.

Can a Christian foster care group reject non-Christians?

South Carolina foster care ministry Miracle Hill has requested the right to discriminate against non-Christian families.

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