Trump’s chief of staff has to stay on alert for “contraband newsprint” and other hijinks.

Simeon Booker put his life in danger for the profession.

A Treasury Department one-page document contains no actual analysis or data.

Many are looking for a leader who will choose decency and civic friendship above hatred and blame.

The island needs massive debt relief immediately.

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If he wins, after he takes the oath of office the Senate will have the authority to begin an ethics investigation.

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Prosecutors should be judged on what they do as prosecutors, not on wild speculations based on their personal beliefs.

Beijing is working stealthily to advance its agenda from within the United States.

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Revamping the individual mandate as part of the race to pass a GOP tax bill is unwise.

Will Europe and the U.S. speak up after lawmakers vote to undercut their Supreme Court’s independence and the government goes after a Polish television station?

Denied asylum in the United States, deportation may mean death for Emilio Gutierrez.

Political journalism has long favored men over women, one of the root causes of the current sexual harassment crisis roiling the industry. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)
Political journalism has long favored men over women, one of the root causes of the current sexual harassment crisis roiling the industry. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)
Women in the industry have long been treated as second-class citizens.
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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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The pretense of U.S. neutrality is finally finished.

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A man accused of hitting on children at the mall is not likely to represent the interests of children while in office.

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

  • Sherry Turkle
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What is a pundit left to do when Tillerson hangs around the corridors or power like an inert, lifeless mass?

What's lost when elections become auctions.

If you want to leave the Christ in Christmas, don't use the phrase to insult other people.

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Most people are mostly better off than they or their parents were a half-century ago.

Why is Congress about to vote to loosen gun laws again?

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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.

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