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The fatal beating of Tyre Nichols, explained

Five Memphis police officers are facing murder charges over Nichols’s death.

How to learn to love winter

Winter doesn’t have to be the absolute worst time of year.

The Pelosi attack is the culmination of longtime GOP hate-mongering

For years, Republicans made Nancy Pelosi out to be a public enemy — the attack on her husband is the result.

How years of instability came to a head in Peru

Peruvian protests — and the government’s response — are "a monster eating itself," one expert told Vox.

Compost yourself

Human composting, now legal in six states, is on the rise as an alternative to burial or cremation.

In the last 48 hours, violence in Israel and Palestine has spiked

A shooting in Jerusalem and a raid in Jenin, briefly explained.

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Why are businesses acting like there’s a recession?

Wealthy companies like Google and Microsoft are announcing unprecedented layoffs — all while the economy is trending in the right direction. Vox’s Emily Stewart explains.

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With coworkers like Marjorie Taylor Greene, what can Democrats do on oversight?

What we learned from the Tyre Nichols video

Jeff Bezos wants the world to know he’s a philanthropist

Mexico’s top cop is on trial along with the war on drugs

The stunning hypocrisy of Bill Barr’s probe into the Russia-Trump investigation

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You can now sponsor refugees yourself. Here’s how.

Believe it or not, we are not going to be sick forever

Why Teslas keep catching on fire

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California’s Senate race is about to get a whole lot messier

TikTok’s master plan to win over Washington

When you can’t speak to the manager — or anyone

Microsoft is beating Google at its own game

The glories of dining out alone

FairTax, the GOP plan for a 30 percent national sales tax, explained

Asian Americans are reeling from California’s back-to-back mass shootings

Trump hasn’t changed. But Facebook is giving him a second chance.

Why older mass shooters like the California gunmen are so rare

Gas stoves and the problematic politics of sacrifice

One year in, both Ukraine and Russia still think they can win


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Insulin is for the world

What some states are trying to do to lower the cost of insulin.

Trump’s worst judge is now a dangerous threat to press freedom

Past Lives is already one of the year’s best films

Money Talks: How this couple runs a small business while raising six kids

We pulled pandas back from the brink of extinction. Meanwhile, the rest of nature collapsed.

You may be thinking about animals all wrong (even if you’re an animal lover)

Ukraine’s corruption shake-up, briefly explained

Google’s bad year is getting worse

How the Voting Rights Act ended up back at the Supreme Court

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The problem with Ticketmaster, explained not by Taylor Swift

America’s unique, enduring gun problem, explained

“A made-up life”: Congress has never seen anyone like George Santos

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How to reform effective altruism after Sam Bankman-Fried

Peacock’s The Traitors should be your new reality TV obsession

Are we in a new Cold War?

Cat Person, Brett Kavanaugh, Fair Play, and the anger of entitled men

Yes, you can have kids and fight climate change at the same time

Why California’s strict gun control laws didn’t stop the Monterey Park shooter

Alec Baldwin’s criminal charges and Rust’s chaotic production, explained