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The Stolen Makeni ChildrenA preidential commission finds that the adoptees from Sierra Leone were in fact kidnapped.
In 1998, Americans Adopted 29 Children From a Town in Sierra Leone. Their Birth Families Say They Were Stolen.
Judge Denies Legal Personhood to Chimps—for Now LGBTQ cases show that rights are not defined by who exercised them in the past.
The Miracle of SolarCity Elon Musk’s Tesla and SpaceX are impressive. But the solar company he founded with his cousins could be transformational.
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What Happens When We Get It Wrong? Slate’s Corrections Czar Talks About Our Policy on Errors and Typos.
New York Needs Coyotes Coyotes may be wily, even virtually invisible, but they’re changing our cities.
It Took 22 Years for the Women’s 1,500-Meters Record to Fall. What's the Fastest Humans Can Possibly Run?