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John Oliver dives into the unexpectedly essential world of coroners and medical examiners

4:01 a.m.

Did Trump threaten to 'end' Iran because he was watching Fox News?

2:25 a.m.

Trump slams Fox News for interviewing Mayor Pete Buttigieg, earning a rare rebuke from Brit Hume

12:18 a.m.

Demonstrators rally across Alabama to protest state abortion ban

May 19, 2019

Deutsche Bank reportedly ignored suspicious activity in Trump and Kushner accounts

May 19, 2019

Scarlett Johansson, Colin Jost are engaged

May 19, 2019

Morehouse's commencement speaker shocks graduates by announcing he's paying off their loans

May 19, 2019

John Wick: Chapter 3 ends Avengers: Endgame's box office domination

May 19, 2019

Romney tells CNN's Jake Tapper he supports Trump's China tariffs because Beijing has 'gotten away with murder for years'

May 19, 2019

Acting DHS secretary says relocating migrants to sanctuary cities is not intentional. But at least one Democratic lawmaker doesn't buy it.

May 19, 2019

Despite aversion to war, Saudi Arabia says it will respond with 'all force and determination' if Iran strikes first

May 19, 2019

At least 1,712 migrant children separated from their parents at the southern border have been identified

May 19, 2019

Republican lawmaker joins the impeachment ranks

May 19, 2019

SNL's Trump administration covers Queen in season finale

May 19, 2019

Trump calls for unity among pro-life movement in wake of restrictive Alabama abortion law

May 19, 2019

Bernie Sanders' proposal to halt funding for charter schools draws mixed reactions

May 18, 2019

Trump puts Ireland's Varadkar in a 'tricky position' with meeting location stalemate

May 18, 2019

Governing Liberal Coalition declares 'miracle victory' in Australian Federal Elections

May 18, 2019
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President Trump.
7 cartoons about Trump's trade war with China Artists take on the tariffs' effect on the economy, imperiled American farmers, and more
Political Cartoon.
10 quick desserts perfect for a crowd Whip these up for your next brunch party
Brownies.
The week's best photojournalism A woman sells turf, a house gets flipped, and more
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What the ancient Maya can teach us about personhood Not all objects were people, but it wasn't just humans either
Mayan art.
This little robot will clean the Chicago River A Roomba for our waterways
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The rise of the literary miniseries Catch-22 and The Name of the Rose were once turned into movies. Now they're miniseries. Here's why.
A scene from Catch-22.
A sobering lesson for Silicon Valley What experts are saying about Uber's IPO
Stock traders.
The silenced majority Why our abortion debate no longer represents mainstream America
The American flag.
"In the spirit of New Yorkers feeling inordinately guilty about the politicians our city has subjected on America, this is what you need to know about Bill de Blasio." 13 things New Yorkers want every American to know about our mayor, Bill de Blasio An introduction to the newest Democratic presidential candidate
Bill DeBlasio.
How an EMP could collapse our entire society Can we avoid an electrical disaster?
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Who started it? Intelligence agencies reportedly believe U.S. is responsible for Iran escalation
John Bolton and Mike Pompeo
Sports as a mirror In the Trump Era, even championship teams are divided by race
President Trump.
Nigeria's growing vegetarian movement In a place where meat is a symbol of status, getting people to choose healthier, meatless options can be tough
Vegan cook in Nigeria.
The only real path to a pro-life victory Why a constitutional amendment is unlikely
Pro-life advocates.
A federal fight over abortion? Why the abortion fight will not end with different laws in different states
Protesters.
Can a pro-life world be good for women? Lasting protections for the unborn will be sustainable only if a majority of women nationwide can be persuaded that they want them
Protesters.
The week's good news It wasn't all bad!
The Pittsburgh Marathon.
The perils of internet fandom run amok What a Game of Thrones protest petition says about modern popular culture
Peter Dinklage.
Psychedelic parenting The sad new trend of microdosing moms
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14 delicious dumpling recipes to make at home The perfect culinary adventure for the weekend
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John Oliver looks at the death investigation system

John Oliver dives into the unexpectedly essential world of coroners and medical examiners

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President Trump in the Oval Office

Did Trump threaten to 'end' Iran because he was watching Fox News?

2:25 a.m.
Trump shakes hands with Fox News' Chris Wallace

Trump slams Fox News for interviewing Mayor Pete Buttigieg, earning a rare rebuke from Brit Hume

12:18 a.m.
Pro-choice protesters in Alabama.

Demonstrators rally across Alabama to protest state abortion ban

May 19, 2019
Deutsche Bank headquarters.

Deutsche Bank reportedly ignored suspicious activity in Trump and Kushner accounts

May 19, 2019
Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost.

Scarlett Johansson, Colin Jost are engaged

May 19, 2019
Robert F. Smith.

Morehouse's commencement speaker shocks graduates by announcing he's paying off their loans

May 19, 2019
Keanu Reeves.

John Wick: Chapter 3 ends Avengers: Endgame's box office domination

May 19, 2019
Mitt Romney.

Romney tells CNN's Jake Tapper he supports Trump's China tariffs because Beijing has 'gotten away with murder for years'

May 19, 2019
Kevin McAleenan.

Acting DHS secretary says relocating migrants to sanctuary cities is not intentional. But at least one Democratic lawmaker doesn't buy it.

May 19, 2019
Mohammad bin Salman and Adel al-Jubeir

Despite aversion to war, Saudi Arabia says it will respond with 'all force and determination' if Iran strikes first

May 19, 2019
U.S.-Mexico Border

At least 1,712 migrant children separated from their parents at the southern border have been identified

May 19, 2019
Justin Amash.

Republican lawmaker joins the impeachment ranks

May 19, 2019
SNL cast.

SNL's Trump administration covers Queen in season finale

May 19, 2019
Donald Trump.

Trump calls for unity among pro-life movement in wake of restrictive Alabama abortion law

May 19, 2019
Bernie Sanders.

Bernie Sanders' proposal to halt funding for charter schools draws mixed reactions

May 18, 2019
Leo Varadkar and Donald Trump.

Trump puts Ireland's Varadkar in a 'tricky position' with meeting location stalemate

May 18, 2019
Scott Morrison.

Governing Liberal Coalition declares 'miracle victory' in Australian Federal Elections

May 18, 2019
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