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Dec. 9 2018 2:00 PM2018 Was a Record Year for School Gun Violence — and it Wasn’t Even Close
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Dec. 9 2018 11:32 AMRep. Schiff: Trump May “Face the Real Prospect of Jail Time”
War Stories
Dec. 8 2018 4:57 PMJohn Kelly Was Supposed to Bring Credibility to the White House. He Failed.No tears should be shed for the outgoing chief of staff.
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Dec. 8 2018 1:59 PMJohn Kelly Will Leave White House by End of the Year, Trump Says
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Dec. 8 2018 12:31 PMUber Makes Confidential Filing for IPO, Setting Up Race Against Lyft
Amicus
Dec. 8 2018 10:00 AMMapping the Mueller Investigation, and Mapping Native LandsMimi Rocah draws a legal map of the special counsel’s investigation, dotted with “buckets of criminality.”
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Dec. 8 2018 9:42 AMGeorge Conway Ridicules Trump for Saying Court Filing “Totally Clears the President”
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Dec. 7 2018 8:16 PMFederal Prosecutors Push for Harsh Sentence for Michael Cohen, Accuse Him of Holding Back Information
The Angle
Dec. 7 2018 5:43 PMThe Angle: The Bar None EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on William Barr, broke millennials, and the gig economy’s barriers.
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Dec. 7 2018 5:13 PMHere’s Who Spoke at Harvard’s Controversial Orientation for New Members of Congress
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Dec. 7 2018 4:34 PMEven a Nonbinding Migration Pact Is Too Much for Trump and His Right-Wing European Buddies
Jurisprudence
Dec. 7 2018 3:37 PMWilliam Barr Is Jeff Sessions Without the Baggage
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Dec. 7 2018 11:47 AMTrump’s Attorney General Nominee Pushed for Iran-Contra Pardons. Will He Do the Same With Mueller’s Convictions?
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Dec. 7 2018 11:45 AMTrump Picks State Department Spokesperson, Former Fox News Anchor, for U.N. Ambassador
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Dec. 6 2018 10:51 PMThe NRA and Trump Campaign Appeared to Use the Exact Same Media Consultant to Coordinate Their 2016 Campaign Ads, Which Is Not Legal
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Dec. 9 2018 1:04 PMTrump Blasts James Comey Over Testimony: “All Lies!”
Jurisprudence
Dec. 8 2018 6:31 PMEight Takeaways From the Mueller and SDNY Filings Against Michael CohenThese documents appear loaded with intention.
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Dec. 8 2018 3:29 PMTrump Gleefully Blames France Protests on Paris Climate Agreement
Jurisprudence
Dec. 8 2018 1:15 PMThe Reason Prosecutors Hammered Michael Cohen Despite His Cooperation With Robert Mueller
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Dec. 8 2018 11:05 AMTrump Tweets “NO COLLUSION” Morning After Filings Detail Russia Contacts
Trumpcast
Dec. 8 2018 9:50 AMAnd Now, James ComeyPondering his testimony and complexities.
The Gist
Dec. 7 2018 8:54 PMHigh Time for Impeachment?The “high” in “high crimes” doesn’t mean heinous. It means they come from a high place.
Politics
Dec. 7 2018 6:07 PMThe GOP Sees Rural Voters as More Legitimate Than Urban VotersThe current move to punish Democratic victors in Wisconsin underscores a sinister philosophy that’s been brewing for years.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 7 2018 5:13 PMThe GOP Is Using Republican Election Fraud to Try to Punish Democrats
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Dec. 7 2018 5:13 PMTrump VA Secretary Once Criticized Abolitionists in Pro-Confederate Speech
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Dec. 7 2018 4:00 PMTrump: Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Is “Dumb as a Rock” and “Lazy as Hell”
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Dec. 7 2018 2:02 PMRex Tillerson Says He Had to Say No to Demands From President That “Violate the Law”
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Dec. 7 2018 11:47 AMArizona State Politician Re-elected Despite History of Racist Remarks Under Pressure to Resign After Newest Racist Remarks
The Slate Quiz
Dec. 7 2018 5:50 AMSlate News QuizTest your knowledge of this week’s big stories.
The Gist
Dec. 6 2018 8:12 PMThe Walk of the TownMatt Green is on a yearslong mission to walk every last street of New York City (which, it turns out, isn’t great for one’s dating life).

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