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In an age of media saturation, the Nobel laureate is famous but not obnoxious.

What possible explanation could there be for the Charleston shooting?

Medicaid itself provides an essential kind of infrastructure.

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Under Trump, propaganda and violence come from the bottom up, not the top down.

  • Maggie Orth
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Hundreds of young people sentenced under the city’s Youth Rehabilitation Act have returned to the streets to rob, rape and kill.

It’s not how you think.

Donald McGahn obstructed probes of campaign-finance wrongdoing for four years at the Federal Election Commission.

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The letters “C” and “P” seemed to establish a secret chain of connections that amazed and delighted readers of the Podesta emails.

To succeed in 2018, the party needs to reclaim the populism Trump stole in 2016.

Terms limits would get legislators to focus on results, not reelection.

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The last of the Mercury Seven astronauts was a strong, quiet hero who gloried in every moment he gave to the U.S. space program.

  • Homer Hickam
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I’m trying to be an optimist after this week’s mistrial in Walter Scott’s shooting death, but it’s not easy.

The president-elect should focus less on Twitter and more on the lawmakers who can actually get something done.

It won’t help the world if Donald Trump continues with his wildly inconsistent comments and choices.

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The memorial, on public land in Prince George’s County, is a religious symbol but was meant to honor war dead.

The ‘repeal and delay’ Obamacare strategy could have immediate and negative effects on the insurance market.

President Obama should disclose the findings of the full review of the role Moscow played in Donald Trump’s election.

Performers dance during a parade to reflect Taiwan's history as part of an inauguration ceremony of Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei, Taiwan May 20, 2016. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
Performers dance during a parade to reflect Taiwan's history as part of an inauguration ceremony of Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei, Taiwan May 20, 2016. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
Trump's controversial phone call is a chance for us to talk about Taiwan for Taiwan's sake.
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Many of this year's Nobel Prize winners made their discoveries young. But our research shows creativity doesn't diminish with age

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Having working parents advise the president is good for everyone.

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On loving from afar.

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Chris Cillizza's Worst Year in Washington (and Entertainment, and Media, and Business, and Sports)

Trump's controversial phone call is a chance for us to talk about Taiwan for Taiwan's sake.

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Donald Trump had the best year in Washington

Democrats, you had the worst year in Washington

This idea has been a foundational myth of America’s engagement with China almost since President Richard Nixon went there in 1972; it’s been used to justify decades of interaction. On the day China wa...

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‘If they think that Latin America is just a bunch of guys who climb walls to get illegal work, then it is not going to go well.’

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Eliminating a tried-and-true practice would be foolhardy and dangerous.

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Parents struggle with finding fruits and vegetables when the grocery is two bus rides away.

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The risks are too great.

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In Maryland’s most expensive county, a $15 minimum isn’t too much.

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Running away from Trump helped the first-term congresswoman win reelection.

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