REPUBLICANS BULLDOZE SENATE RULES TO ADVANCE AMY CONEY BARRETT SUPREME COURT NOMINATION

All 10 Democrats on the committee boycotted the vote.

ASK A TEACHER: WHY IS MY SCHOOL SPENDING ITS PRECIOUS RESOURCES ON VIRTUAL P.E. RIGHT NOW?

More grade-level teachers would be a much smarter use of money.

 
 
 

NOW STREAMING: THE KIDS ARE ASLEEP

Join Jamilah Lemieux at 10 Eastern/7 Pacific.

TRUMP'S ATTACK ON FAUCI IS UNBELIEVABLY IDIOTIC

First the president got the pandemic wrong. Now he's picking a fight with the guy who got it right.

 
 
 

WHAT DONALD TRUMP LEARNED FROM DAVID DUKE'S POLITICAL RISE

A working strategy.

WHY TENS OF THOUSANDS OF NIGERIANS ARE PROTESTING

Security forces allegedly killed at least a dozen protesters in Lagos.

 
 
 

HOW FAITHFUL IS THE NEW REBECCA MOVIE TO THE BOOK BY DAPHNE DU MAURIER?

Netflix's adaptation, which stars Armie Hammer and Lily James, is more interested in steamy makeout scenes than in exploring the British...

DEMOCRATS STOPPED APPEALING TO BLUE-COLLAR WORKERS; THAT COULD COME BACK TO BITE THEM ON NOV. 3

America's trade and tax policy is written by the college-educated for the college-educated. What about the other two-thirds of American...

 
 
 

BAN THE TRUMP FAMILY FROM THE DEBATE

They've already proved we should not trust them to follow the precautions.

THE ONLY RATIONAL RESPONSE TO THE JEFFREY TOOBIN ZOOM PENIS SITUATION

FOBO!

 
 
 

HINDU NATIONALIST TRUMP MEMES ARE EVERYWHERE ON WHATSAPP

Inside the weird world of Modi/Trump superfans who think Kamala Harris is a traitor.

CAUGHT IN GAY AMBER

How do we keep queer history fresh without disrespecting it or ourselves?

 
 
 

WE FINALLY KNOW WHAT A DINOSAUR'S BUTTHOLE LOOKS LIKE

Do you want to see?

DONALD TRUMP HAS EVEN LOST HIS POLLING ADVANTAGE ON “HANDLING THE ECONOMY”

How could this happen to such a successful businessman?

 
 
 

THE PROBLEM WITH TWITTER'S NOBLE ATTEMPT TO MAKE RETWEETS MORE DIFFICULT

It's introduced some needed friction to a platform where misinformation spreads like wildfire. But mostly, it's confusing.

THE BORAT SEQUEL IS A MORE SERIOUS MOVIEFILM

Sacha Baron Cohen's new movie looks for anti-Semitism in America and has great success.

 
 
 

TRUMP'S TAXES SHOW THE PRESIDENT HAS AN AWFUL LOT OF CHINA-LINKED FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Trump's accusations of Biden and his family are directly lifted from his own life.

HELP! MY EX-HUSBAND SPOILS OUR DAUGHTERS WITH LAVISH GIFTS

Meanwhile, my new husband and I only make enough to put a roof over our heads, and my stepdaughters feel neglected.

 
 
 

PEOPLE IN U.S. TERRITORIES CAN'T VOTE IN THIS ELECTION-BUT HERE'S WHAT THEY HAVE TO TELL THE NEXT PRESIDENT

The biggest issues in the places where Americans can't vote for president.

WHY ARE STRAIGHT GUYS SUDDENLY CALLING THEMSELVES “BOI”?

“Boi” used to be a queer identity term, especially for people of color. But meme culture is changing that.

 
 
 



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Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing those ballots

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Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

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Democrats to boycott Amy Coney Barrett hearing in effort to block nomination

Democrats to boycott Amy Coney Barrett hearing in effort to block nomination

Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee will boycott Thursday's vote to move forward on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, the party's Senate... Read more ...

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

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CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

Health officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday redefined what counts as "close contact" with someone with COVID-19 to include briefer but... Read more ...

US workers file 787,000 new jobless claims amid COVID crisis

US workers file 787,000 new jobless claims amid COVID crisis

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell to 787,000 last week despite continued pressure on the labor market from the coronavirus pandemic, the feds said... Read more ...

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announces that Russia and...

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announces that Russia and Iran are taking 'specific actions to influence public opinion relating to our elections'

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After dodging questions about court packing, Biden floats commission to...

After dodging questions about court packing, Biden floats commission to study judicial reforms

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said that if elected he will convene a bipartisan commission of constitutional scholars to examine judicial reforms, asserting that... Read more ...

2020 NH 1st District debate: Qualified immunity and addressing bad police...

2020 NH 1st District debate: Qualified immunity and addressing bad police officers

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Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination

Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination

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