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The US is ready to call for a ceasefire in Gaza. Does it matter?

The US vetoed another Gaza ceasefire resolution at the UN Tuesday and proposed a different one.

Jon Stewart is as funny as ever. But the world has changed around him.

The host’s return to The Daily Show is a coda to a golden age.

Where does the fight for a free Russia go now?

Yulia Navalnaya picks up her husband’s battle against Putin.

Wisconsin’s new legislative maps are a win for democracy

They could break the GOP’s longstanding gerrymandered grip on the state legislature.

How Israel’s war went wrong

The conflict in Gaza has become "an era-defining catastrophe." It’s increasingly clear what — and who — is to blame.

Justice Alito is mad that George W. Bush was too woke

In a dissenting opinion, Alito takes a potshot at Bush’s signature racial justice program.

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The Panama Canal is drying up

A drought has dramatically reduced the Panama Canal’s capacity, leading to higher costs and big delays for US-bound goods. Reporter Mie Dahl and economics professor Sharat Ganapati deliver the shipping news.

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