The Alabama election was like looking into the abyss.

Alabama could be a sign of things to come.

The GOP tax proposal is stunningly complex on the corporate side, meaning lawyers and accountants would make out like bandits.

He must make the case for a new conservatism.

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The harder Trump fights women and minorities, the harder they will push back.

Trump can make as many denials as he wants, but the trail of evidence is long.

The outlook is already dire for funding for infrastructure and scientific research.

But don’t expect them to go away any time soon.

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The situation is more dire than we know.

As long as the country fails to embrace the rule of law, it is in danger.

A new case challenges extreme partisan redistricting.

Netflix knows what you've been watching. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola/File)
Netflix knows what you've been watching. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola/File)
Tech firms track so much more than just how often you watch a certain movie.
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Intelligence officials have always adjusted their briefings to suit a president's style. It's changing their conclusions that's dangerous.

This is a way to meet the challenges faced by our fellow citizens in Puerto Rico. Is there a will?

I do not see a conceivable military option that would not lead to a catastrophic loss of life.

Donald Trump's losing streak in endorsements is now at three.

It's worth trying to figure out how and why we may be on the verge of legislating a terribly damaging tax plan.

We’re still writing the holiday script in our multifaith home.

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An industry obsessed with “disruption” hasn't bothered to think about who's being left behind, alienated and insulted by its products.

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Those in political opposition need all the political allies they can muster.

I begged Sen. Jeff Flake to listen to my story.

The billionaire already put the site out of business. Now he wants what's left of it.

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Regarding the 60-source New York Times story confirming that the president has the emotional maturity of a 4-year-old.

Its fancy new headquarters may be perfect. Not much else is.

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I wrote one letter every day, to someone I knew or used to know or wanted to know better.

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Barbie is the plastic Larry King — she’s had more weddings than anybody could hope to keep track of. Mattel is exceedingly talented at mashing up the words “bride” and “Barbie.” There’s Barbie...

In one all-too-plausible worst-case scenario, millions die from mistakes and a tweet.

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Another good jobs report, but it's going to take a lot more of them for paychecks to catch a real buzz.

“Jerusalem” means something very different to Arabs and Jews.

Should people who want to destroy democracy be able to do so?

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Their recent rhetoric echoes an old narrative.

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He tells far more lies, and far more cruel ones, than ordinary people do.

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MIT’s Sherry Turkle has concerns about Jibo and other sociable AI.
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Barbie is the plastic Larry King — she’s had more weddings than anybody could hope to keep track of. Mattel is exceedingly talented at mashing up the words “bride” and “Barbie.” There’s Barbie...

And how to understand the contest between Roy Moore and Doug Jones.

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In one all-too-plausible worst-case scenario, millions die from mistakes and a tweet.

  • Jeffrey Lewis
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“Jerusalem” means something very different to Arabs and Jews.

He tells far more lies, and far more cruel ones, than ordinary people do.

  • Bella DePaulo
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MIT’s Sherry Turkle has concerns about Jibo and other sociable AI.

  • Sherry Turkle
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Cars are here to stay, so traffic planning must focus on adding more routes for them.

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Federal law mandates that universities share campus rape statistics with the Education Department but not with law enforcement.

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Other governors have done better.

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Our students are leaders and scholars, but they need the community to help them succeed.

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The District is getting your goat.

  • C. Jarrett Dieterle, Shoshana Weissmann
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