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Politics

Patty Murray Should Be the Next Senate Minority Leader

The Washington senator is a better choice than Elizabeth Warren or Chuck Schumer.

Amanda Knox Guilty Verdict Overturned by Italy's Highest Court

Republicans Must Be Pretty Bummed That Harry Reid’s Retiring 

Angelina Jolie Did the Right Thing in Removing Her Ovaries

But she gave a lot of really lousy advice.

This Is How a Campus Reacts When a Professor Compares Hamas to a “Rabid Pit Bull” on Facebook

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Marijuana Is Changing the Workplace

Here's how employers should deal with it.

Foreigners

Andreas Lubitz’s Act Wasn’t Suicide

It was mass murder.

Marijuana Is Changing the Workplace. Here's How Employers Should Deal With It.

Andreas Lubitz Committed Mass Murder, Not Suicide

The iPhone Added Another App You Don’t Want and Can’t Delete. What Gives?

Why The Walking Dead Should Kill Off Its Most Beloved Character

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