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Why E. Jean Carroll’s assault accusation against Trump wasn’t front-page news

The muted response says a lot about how the press covers Trump. On Friday, a prominent advice columnist wrote in a national publication that...
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The cost of an ad-free internet: $35 more per month

A new bill would tell you how much the ad-targeting data you give to companies like Google and Facebook is worth. Nothing is ever...
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2020 Democrats’ campaign finance pledges, explained

Democratic presidential candidates are rejecting special interest campaign donations. But there is usually a catch. Democrats running for president in 2020 are making a...
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Chuck Todd’s Trump interview, and the backlash to it, explained

The NBC anchor wasn’t prepared, and Trump took advantage. President Donald Trump’s pretaped interview on Sunday’s Meet the Press is blowing up — but...
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I paid off all my student loans. I still support student loan forgiveness.

Boomers like me who paid off all of our student loans need to give millennials a break. I paid off my student loans in...

Three alleged Al-Qaeda terrorists gunned down in shootout with police

Three alleged terrorists associated with a banned outfit were gunned down in a shootout with the police in the Sohrab Goth area on Monday...