DETAINED WITHOUT TRIAL: A HISTORY OF CONCENTRATION CAMPS

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FACEBOOK SAYS IT HAS “NO PLANS” TO LISTEN IN ON YOUR CONVERSATIONS

One of the most persistent conspiracy theories in the tech world today is that Facebook is surreptitiously listening in on your real-world...

 
 
 

DON'T TAKE ULTRASOUNDS FOR GRANTED

This article is part of Update or Die , a series from Future Tense about how businesses and other organizations keep up with technological...

THE OXFORD DEBATER VS. THE DEBATE TEAM QUITTER

Every couple has one core fight that replays over and over again, in different disguises, over the course of their relationship. In...

 
 
 

MY KIDS HAVE HEINOUS TASTE IN FASHION

Care and Feeding is Slate's parenting advice column. Have a question for Care and Feeding? Email careandfeeding gmail.com or post it...

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,...

 
 
 

SLATE'S MISTAKES FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 18

In a June 21 Brow Beat , Inkoo Kang misidentified the location where Elastigirl rides her motorcycle in Incredibles 2. She rides it...

NYC HOSPITALS ARE TREATING CHILDREN SEPARATED FROM PARENTS AT BORDER FOR MENTAL ILLNESS

The Trump administration used the welfare of other people's children as a deterrent, a bargaining chip in an immigration policy debate,...

 
 
 

“WHAT THE HELL IS PRESIDENT TRUMP DOING?”

On Thursday, Sen. Chris Van Hollen pushed through an amendment to an appropriations measure that would force the State Department to...

A SONG YOU CAN GRADUATE TO

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JEFF BEZOS WILL LOSE ZERO SLEEP OVER THE SUPREME COURT'S DECISION TO END TAX-FREE ONLINE SHOPPING

The Supreme Court dragged a bit of American tax law into the 21st century on Thursday, ruling that states could finally force all online...

THE “WICKED, EVEN FOR TRUMP” EDITION

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THE ANGLE: SPACED OUT EDITION

The true borders to immigration: Despite Donald Trump's executive order, his administration may still be separating children of immigrants...

THE MELANIA JACKET IS THE APOTHEOSIS OF THE “WORDS DON'T MATTER” PRESIDENCY

Melania Trump made a surprise trip to Texas on Thursday to visit facilities housing undocumented minors who have been separated from...

 
 
 

EXCUSES ARGENTINA CAN USE TO EXPLAIN ITS TOTAL MELTDOWN AGAINST CROATIA

After its disappointing opening draw against Iceland, Argentina needed to come out and play with skill and discipline against Croatia...

JEFF SESSIONS NOW SAYS THE ADMINISTRATION “NEVER REALLY INTENDED” TO SEPARATE FAMILIES. LIAR LIAR LIAR!

Attorney general Jeff Sessions tried to do some cleanup on the administration's unpopular and maybe-disavowed family separation policy...

 
 
 

TRUMP HAS BOTH PARTIES HISTORICALLY EXCITED TO VOTE IN THE MIDTERMS

A new poll from the Pew Research Center found that 60 percent of voters say they'll consider their midterm vote as a proxy vote either...

REBELS WITHOUT A PAUSE

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FORMER MCCAIN CAMPAIGN MANAGER QUITS GOP, CALLING IT “CORRUPT, INDECENT, AND IMMORAL”

Steve Schmidt, a longtime Republican strategist and John McCain's 2008 campaign manager, announced this week that he is leaving the...

THE SUPREME COURT NEEDS TO KNOW THE TRUTH ABOUT TRUMP'S TRAVEL BAN

Any day now, the U.S. Supreme Court will rule on the constitutionality of President Donald Trump's travel ban. During oral arguments...

 
 
 



Sarah Sanders says she was kicked out of restaurant because she works for Trump

Sarah Sanders says she was kicked out of restaurant because she works for Trump

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said she was kicked out of a Virginia restaurant by its owner because she works for President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Vinnie Paul, Pantera drummer and co-founder, dies at 54

Vinnie Paul, Pantera drummer and co-founder, dies at 54

Vinnie Paul, the drummer and founding member of the metal band Pantera has died, the band announced on Facebook. Read more ...

GOP congressional candidate seriously injured in South Carolina car crash

GOP congressional candidate seriously injured in South Carolina car crash

Katie Arrington's campaign manager says the candidate has been seriously injured in a car wreck and will require weeks of recovery and more procedures. Read more ...

Planned Parenthood sues

Planned Parenthood sues

Planned Parenthood is suing the Department of Health and Human Services over changes to the agency's embattled Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program. The organization claims that... Read more ...

Trump administration seeks expansion for immigrant family detention

Trump administration seeks expansion for immigrant family detention

The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border. Read more ...

Jogger detained for 2 weeks after accidentally crossing US-Canada border

Jogger detained for 2 weeks after accidentally crossing US-Canada border

A teenager inadvertently crossed the border into the United States while jogging. Read more ...

UFC Fight Night 132 draws announced 6,419 attendance in Singapore

UFC Fight Night 132 draws announced 6,419 attendance in Singapore

Gallery Leon Edwards def. Donald Cerrone at UFC Singapore: Best photos view 17 images Today's UFC Fight Night 132 event drew an announced attendance of 6,419 fans. No live gate... Read more ...

The Latest: Mexico beats South Korea 2-1, leads Group F

The Latest: Mexico beats South Korea 2-1, leads Group F

MOSCOW - The Latest on Saturday at the World Cup : Read more ...

Sarah Sanders said she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant because she...

Sarah Sanders said she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant because she works for Trump

White House Press Secretary tweeted Saturday she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant because she works for President Donald Trump. The incident comes days after Homeland... Read more ...

Vatican diplomat convicted on child porn charges in first trial of its kind

Vatican diplomat convicted on child porn charges in first trial of its kind

VATICAN CITY - The Vatican tribunal on Saturday convicted a former Holy See diplomat and sentenced him to five years in prison for possessing and distributing child pornography... Read more ...