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R. Kelly’s music label has reportedly dropped him

Women travel alone more than men. Here’s why.

“The world doesn’t fit me”: a new memoir chronicles everyday life at 460 pounds

Anti-Semitism concerns leave the future of the Women’s March in doubt

Chicago police officers found not guilty of covering up the Laquan McDonald shooting

3 parts you don’t remember from Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech

I’m furloughed. I’m also disabled. I have to choose between care and keeping the lights on.

Did Chicago police cover up the Laquan McDonald shooting? A judge is about to decide.

The people of MLK's sermons, in one graphic

Why Republicans took so long to call out Steve King’s racism

Sen. Hirono is asking William Barr — and every other nominee — about sexual misconduct

“The Pussy Grabber Plays” puts the stories of Trump’s accusers onstage

A judge has stopped the Trump administration from asking about citizenship in the census

This filmmaker spent months interviewing neo-Nazis and jihadists. Here’s what she learned.

An evangelical group is trying to strip LGBTQ protections from an anti-lynching bill

The Bezos divorce, explained

The trailer for Little shows that Hollywood is continuing to embrace natural hair

What the death of Jazmine Barnes tells us about racial anxiety in America 

Lady Gaga is taking her R. Kelly collaboration off streaming and iTunes

When I was furloughed, I couldn’t pay for child care. It set off a financial chain reaction.

Kevin Hart definitely won’t be Oscars host — so the Academy is pushing ahead without one

R. Kelly reportedly faces a new criminal investigation after Lifetime’s docuseries

Black women have been calling out R. Kelly for years. Nobody listened.

Louis C.K. and Aziz Ansari have an opportunity for redemption. They’re squandering it.

More than 250 powerful people have been accused of sexual misconduct in the #MeToo era. Here’s a running list.

From O’Reilly to Kavanaugh to Franken to Batali to Seacrest.

Diversity on Capitol Hill starts with paying interns

Ex-felons can now sign up to vote in Florida

New York’s Orthodox Jewish community is battling measles outbreaks. Vaccine deniers are to blame.

A woman in a vegetative state suddenly gave birth. Her alleged assault is a #MeToo wake-up call.

How gender-fluid fashion elevated men’s looks at the Golden Globes

Sex trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown granted clemency after 15 years in prison

The Bachelor is a virgin, and ABC can’t shut up about it. Why is that such a big deal?

The Trump administration is considering a major rollback of civil rights regulation

Chance the Rapper: “Making a song with R. Kelly was a mistake”

Sexual misconduct allegations against R. Kelly spanning 25 years, in one timeline

The journalist who’s been covering R. Kelly for 17 years: “This is rape culture”

Kevin Hart’s Oscars controversy feeds the stereotype of the black homophobe

“Are you a doctor?” The unchecked racism faced by physicians of color.

Green Book builds a feel-good comedy atop an artifact of shameful segregation. Yikes.

Bohemian Rhapsody loves Freddie Mercury’s voice. It fears his queerness.