THE MOST SUBTLY INFURIATING THING ABOUT TRUMP PRAISING THE CONGRESSMAN WHO ASSAULTED A REPORTER

On Thursday night president Donald Trump held another campaign rally at which he said some inappropriate stuff to rile up the libs....

BALLAD OF THE BENT-NECK LADY

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NEW REPUBLICAN TALKING POINT: JAMAL KHASHOGGI WAS NO ANGEL

With the Saudi monarchy's denials of responsibility for the killing of Jamal Khashoggi becoming harder and harder to believe as time...

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19 THINGS THAT MAKE MOVING LESS MISERABLE

The Wirecutter staffers who contributed to this guide have logged more than 150 moves in total, to and from small rentals and multistory...

THERE WILL BE NO MIRACLES HERE

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THE GOP DOESN'T TRUST WOMEN

You could be forgiven if you missed the pivot. For a few days after her testimony, Donald Trump and Senate Republicans feigned regard...

WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME TO TELL OUR SON HE'S THE PRODUCT OF AN AFFAIR?

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SLATE NEWS QUIZ

Welcome to Slate's weekly news quiz. It's Friday, which means it's time to test your knowledge of the week's news events. Your host,...

LEBRON JAMES AND THE LOS ANGELES LAKERS ARE ON PACE FOR A FUN 0-82 SEASON

LeBron James made his regular season debut for the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, but basketball's gravitational force couldn't propel...

 
 
 

TRUMP SAYS MONTANA CONGRESSMAN WHO PLEADED GUILTY TO PHYSICALLY ASSAULTING A REPORTER IS “MY KIND OF GUY”

During a campaign stop in Missoula, Montana Thursday evening, President Trump praised Rep. Greg Gianforte, the state's lone representative...

TWITTER REPORTEDLY SUSPENDS NETWORK OF BOTS PUSHING PRO-SAUDI DISINFORMATION ON SUSPECTED KHASHOGGI MURDER

If you thought social media platforms, like Facebook and Twitter, had cleaned up the reams of misinformation online and prohibited...

 
 
 

FEDERAL PROSECUTORS OPEN INVESTIGATION INTO CLERGY SEXUAL ABUSE IN PENNSYLVANIA

The Justice Department has launched a federal investigation into sexual abuse by clergy across Pennsylvania, the Associated Press reported...

THE “CHEEK SWAB” EDITION

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MOM AND DAD ARE FIGHTING: THE “DON'T LOOK FREE CHILD CARE IN THE MOUTH” EDITION

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A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST AS A YOUNG SKATER BRO

In the interest of transparency, I should tell you that I knew I was going to hate Mid90s from the minute it started-really, from the...

 
 
 

GEORGIA IS USING AMATEUR HANDWRITING ANALYSIS TO DISENFRANCHISE MINORITY VOTERS

Say you live in Georgia. You're eager to vote in this year's election-a tight race between Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Trump...

THE BIG LIE BEHIND THE “PIVOT TO VIDEO”

Once again, the media is righteously furious with Facebook -this time, for allegedly misleading advertisers as to how many people were...

 
 
 

A STAR IS BORN IS CATCHING UP TO VENOM AT THE DOMESTIC BOX OFFICE

Maybe it's the fan theories about Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga's chemistry, maybe it's the chart-topping soundtrack , or maybe it's...

THE WEATHER CHANNEL'S NEW WILDFIRE SIMULATION IS TERRIFYING. BUT MAYBE IT'LL HELP SAVE LIVES

The Weather Channel's natural disaster simulation segment is back, and it's scarier than most apocalyptic Hollywood movies.

 
 
 



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Dozens of unburied fetuses, infants found at Detroit funeral home

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Brewers beat Dodgers 7-2, send NLCS to Game 7

Brewers beat Dodgers 7-2, send NLCS to Game 7

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