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 2022-01-17 14:55 

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Winter Storm Slamming East Coast Causes Massive Power Outages, Flight Cancellations...

Parts of New England, New York state, Ohio, and Pennsylvania were forecast to receive a foot of snow on the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday....

 2022-01-17 11:00 

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I Had Sex With My Close Male Friend. Big Mistake....

I just want to know what happened....

 2022-01-17 11:00 

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How And Just Like That 's Non-Binary Teen Helped Me Come Out...

The Sex and the City reboot's gender identity plot is for confused parents, not their kids....

 2022-01-17 10:55 

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Dear Care and Feeding: A Child Has Suddenly Come into My Care. What On Earth Do I Do?...

Parenting advice on guardianship, recovering from abuse, and settling down....

 2022-01-17 10:45 

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Imagining a "Second Civil War" Is a Lost Cause...

Why so many people are doing it anyway....

 2022-01-17 03:59 

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Yellowjackets ' Creators on the Season Finale's Shocking Twists...

Plus: their favorite (wrong) fan theories....

 2022-01-16 23:00 

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My Boyfriend's Favorite Sexual "Game" Has Me Wondering What He Really Thinks of Me...

He says it's just fantasy, but I'm not so sure....

 2022-01-16 22:15 

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Surgeon General on COVID: "Next Few Weeks Will Be Tough"...

Dr. Vivek Murthy said the Supreme Court's block of the vaccine-or-testing mandate was a "setback for public health."...

 2022-01-16 16:16 

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Novak Djokovic Deported From Australia After Losing Appeal...

The tennis star left Australia shortly after a three-judge panel had affirmed the immigration minister had the right to cancel Djokovic's visa....

 2022-01-16 14:21 

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Texas Synagogue Standoff Ends With Hostages Freed, Suspect Dead...

A man took four hostages at Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville to demand the release of Aafia Siddiqui....

 2022-01-16 13:00 

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Help! My Ex-Wife Changed Her Name to Be the Exact Same as My Fiance's....

I have a feeling this could just be part of a bigger issue....

 2022-01-16 12:00 

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Dear Care and Feeding: I Can't Feign Happiness for My Friends Who Are Moms...

Parenting advice on infertility, curly hair, and when to have kids....

 2022-01-16 11:00 

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I'm Worried About Cheating on My Girlfriend With My Wife...

Let me explain....

 2022-01-16 11:00 

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How the Internet Ruined the Birth Story...

A practice with feminist roots has become branding, like everything else....

 2022-01-16 11:00 

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How the Alien Languages in Foundation Were Created...

"It was a matter of really reading between the lines of the script."...

 2022-01-15 18:38 

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West Coast Under Tsunami Advisory After Underwater Volcano Eruptions Near Tonga...

A tsunami wave hit Tonga but it was difficult to assess the extent of the damage due to a near-total blackout of power, phone lines, and internet services....

 2022-01-15 16:21 

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Capitol Rioters Called Pelosi's Office Looking for Stuff They Left Behind on Jan. 6...

Rep. Jamie Raskin said law enforcement officers got on the phone to take down the information of those who called....

 2022-01-15 15:10 

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Is Biden's Voting Rights Push Too Late?...

The president has passionately spoken out on voting rights, but what else has he done?...

 2022-01-15 15:00 

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Welcome to Groundhog Year...

Plus, stories from the recent past of Future Tense....

 2022-01-15 15:00 

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How Did Hall and Oates Beat the Everly Brothers to Become the Biggest Duo Ever?...

Together, Daryl Hall and John Oates invented their own form of new wave that dominated the early '80s and MTV before Michael and Madonna....

 2022-01-15 14:37 

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CDC Updates Guidelines to Make Clear Cloth Masks Offer Least Protection Against COVID...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Americans should wear the most protective mask they can that they will wear consistently....

 2022-01-15 13:00 

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Help! My Husband Throws Away My Things Without Asking in the Name of "Minimalism.'...

We're talking everything from furniture to Christmas cookies ... that I wanted to eat!...

 2022-01-15 11:00 

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The Supreme Court Superspreader Supermajority...

Supreme Court justices are not epidemiologists....

 2022-01-15 10:45 

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It Was Kyrsten Sinema, in the Capitol, With the Dagger!...

She and Joe Manchin both vowed to uphold the sanctity of the filibuster....

 2022-01-15 10:45 

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Virginia Republicans Want Students to Learn About the Debate Between "Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass." But It Gets Worse....

Somehow, that wasn't the worst part....

 2022-01-15 10:00 

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Why the Internet Is Abuzz About Yellowjackets...

The Showtime series about teens stranded in the woods has everybody running to Reddit....

 2022-01-15 08:00 

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...And My Lollipop...

Slate Money talks ZIRP, Citi Bank's sale of Banamex, and Wordle...

 2022-01-15 00:00 

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What Yellowjackets Does Better Than Any Other Show...

For a show about teens surviving in the wilderness, it's pretty grounded....

 2022-01-14 23:21 

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Can You Trust a Rapid Test Result? A Look at the Math....

Breaking down false positives and negatives....

 2022-01-14 22:10 

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How Two Republican Judges Saved Their States From Plunging Into A Democratic Crisis...

Two state Supreme Court came one vote away from shocking partisan nihilism....

 2022-01-14 21:32 

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The Tragedy of Macbeth Solves the Problem That Curses Most Shakespeare Adaptations...

Starring Denzel Washington and streaming now on Apple TV+, it's both like and unlike all other Joel Coen movies....

 2022-01-14 19:55 

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Vaccines for Kids Under 5 May Be Months Away...

Meg Tirrell on the state of kids' COVID vaccine trials and parent pandemic burnout....

 2022-01-14 19:47 

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The Even Bigger Problem With Neil Gorsuch's Decision Not to Wear a Mask...

The issue goes beyond whatever infectious particles might circulate around the bench....

 2022-01-14 19:44 

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The Dangerous Right-Wing Obsession With Natural Immunity...

Conservatives like Tucker Carlson and Sen. Ron Johnson are obsessed with the lie that natural immunity against COVID-19 is superior to a vaccine....

 2022-01-14 19:14 

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So You're Triple-Vaxxed and Still Got COVID. Now What?...

Here's what we know so far....

 2022-01-14 18:16 

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Why French Parents Supported a Teachers Strike This Week...

A country where everyone agrees: The messed-up schools are not educators' fault....

 2022-01-14 17:40 

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The Last Chance to Stop Russia From Invading Ukraine...

There are signs of a possible settlement—or at least an exit ramp off the speedway to widened conflict....

 2022-01-14 17:09 

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Can Weed Protect You From COVID?...

What we know from a few nuggets of evidence....

 2022-01-14 13:00 

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What Made Station Eleven So Rewarding...

A show that in more than one way is an act of mercy....

 2022-01-14 11:30 

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I've Discovered the Hefty Price of Moving Back in With My Parents...

Talking parental mediation, with guest Wendy Lee....

 2022-01-14 11:00 

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Why Are Little Kids' Vaccines Taking So Damn Long?...

Parents are reaching a breaking point...

 2022-01-14 11:00 

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"I Don't Do this Work to Get Invited to the Group Chat."...

Voting rights activists like Ns Ufot say Biden's fumbles are hurting the people who put him in the White House....

 2022-01-14 11:00 

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Why Are Two People on Death Row Asking to be Executed by a Firing Squad?...

Better question: how did we get to this point?...

 2022-01-14 10:58 

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Dear Care and Feeding: My Daughter Insists on Editing My Appearance in Her Instagram Posts...

Parenting advice on Instagram posts, angry boys, and rude faces....

 2022-01-14 10:55 

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Think You're Smarter Than a What Next Producer? Find Out With This Week's News Quiz....

Test your knowledge of this week's big stories....

 2022-01-14 10:45 

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Which Celebrity Has the Saddest NFT? (It's Yanni.)...

A journey to the bottom of the crypto boom....

 2022-01-14 01:00 

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Station Eleven 's Creator Explains Why He Changed the Book's Ending...

Patrick Somerville on the connections that viewers are missing—and the ones he never intended....

 2022-01-14 00:26 

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My Incredibly Dumb but Potentially Effective Plan to Save Joe Biden's Agenda (or at Least Some of It)...

There's one big thing that might bring Joe Manchin back to the table....

 2022-01-13 22:47 

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The Democratic Agenda May Be Dead...

Chuck Schumer and other Democrats in Congress may be seeing the end of the line not just on voting rights—but on everything on the agenda....

 2022-01-13 22:35 

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Is It Too Late to Protect Voting Rights?...

Joe Biden, voting rights, and (unlikely) filibuster reform....

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