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Has the Republican Establishment Created a Monster?

They wrote big checks to Jeb Bush before they knew what type of candidate he would be. Now he may become the spoiler they fear.

Donald Trump Tops Another Poll. This One Should Terrify the GOP Establishment.

Tom Brady’s Four-Game Deflategate Suspension Overturned by Judge

Teen Used Website to Help Her Fake a Pregnancy for Months

The NYPD’s Relationship With New Yorkers Is Broken

This woman is the city’s best chance to fix it.

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How to Keep More Refugee Children From Drowning

What Europe needs to—but doesn’t want to—do.

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Your World, Rocked

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Any Good Course in Geology Is Actually a Course in Time

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Scientists Are Trying to Determine the Cutest Animal of All. (Check Out the Sea Pig.)

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