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The stark loneliness of digital togetherness

Zoom, FaceTime, and other video calls have become the sole way for some friends and family to connect during quarantine. But does it really bring us closer, or only highlight the distance?

How South America became a coronavirus epicenter

Brazil, Peru, and Chile have made South America one of the world’s worst Covid-19 hot spots.

The NBA might be returning this summer — in Disney World

The league hopes to create a "bubble" in Florida for players, coaches, and staff.

5 ways to prevent another 100,000 coronavirus deaths in the US (and beyond)

It’s time to fix the glaring gaps in death data and drastically improve measures to keep the coronavirus out of nursing homes.

Amy Cooper’s 911 call is part of an all-too-familiar pattern

She is just the latest in a long line of white people calling the police on black Americans.

Trump dismisses his own government’s guidance about masks as “politically correct”

Trump’s latest unhinged news conference illustrates why he’s no longer doing daily coronavirus briefings.

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One giant leap for SpaceX

For the first time in almost a decade, an American rocket is launching people into space. The Verge’s Loren Grush explains why the launch could fundamentally alter the future of spaceflight.

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Packing 20,000 people into an arena for the RNC is a bad idea. Trump wants it to happen anyway.

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If the coronavirus fight is a “war,” Trump has been a disastrous commander in chief

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The voters Biden needs to win the election, explained

The coronavirus pandemic shut down live music. Now fans just want their money back.

Why a manual by a control freak is the best thing to read when the world is out of control

Do Biden’s “you ain’t black” comments ultimately matter?

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The problem with comparing health care workers to soldiers on Memorial Day

One German church service resulted in more than 100 coronavirus infections

As crowds flock outdoors for Memorial Day weekend, government officials stress caution

Trump spent Memorial Day weekend tweeting conspiracy theories and petty attacks

Hong Kong demonstrators defy lockdowns to protest a sweeping new national security law

Trump reportedly wants to restrict visa programs for skilled workers

Is America too libertarian to deal with the coronavirus?

The Trump administration is demanding that Planned Parenthood affiliates give back their PPP loans

Poll: Many Americans won’t venture into public despite businesses reopening

The Justice Department is pressuring state and local officials over lockdown orders

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Joe Biden receives swift blowback for claiming voters “ain’t black” if they support Trump