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Sick and Far From Home

Mormons who fell dangerously ill on their missions say the church denied them access to medical care.

Will Tonight’s Debate Be a Slugfest?

The Two Questions CNN Should Ask Hillary About Her Emails

20 Years Ago, Lisa Simpson Changed the Image of TV’s Vegetarians

Why the Benghazi Investigation May Finally Be Dead


Leave Your Gun Out, Go to Jail

Carelessly stored firearms kill two children a week. That won’t change until we start prosecuting parents.


Democrats Agreed to Have Their Debate Broadcast Live in Virtual Reality

That’s a terrible idea.

A Kid Finds a Loaded Gun. Someone Gets Killed. Why Is No One Prosecuted?

Democrats Have Opened Themselves Up to a Technology That Could Produce Untold Gaffes

This Charter-School Network Suspends Kindergartners. Is That Why Its Scores Are So Good?

How to Tell When a Second-Base Slide Is Dirty. (Hint: Chase Utley’s Was.)

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