Foreigners

Gaza’s Worst Day Yet

5 consequences from Hamas capturing an Israeli soldier, and the one slim hope things could get better.

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Politics

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Governors of red states denounce the very federal aid they need.

Moneybox

The Lost Weekends

How are enforced Saturdays off working out for young bankers?

The Sad Reality That Some Red States Can’t Be Trusted to Take Care of the Poor

How Are “Protected Weekends” Working Out for Young Bankers?

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