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  1. How Facebook neglected the rest of the world, fueling hate speech and violence in India

    How Facebook neglected the rest of the world, fueling hate speech and violence in India

  2. Pakistan using informal intelligence channels to prop up Taliban fight against ISIS

    Pakistan using informal intelligence channels to prop up Taliban fight against ISIS

    The United States and other countries are concerned that Afghanistan could again become a haven for militants seeking to carry out international attacks if the Taliban can't contain them.

  3. Democrats’ problem is not focusing on issues most vital to independents, 2 prominent pollsters say

    Democrats’ problem is not focusing on issues most vital to independents, 2 prominent pollsters say

    It has become fashionable to talk about how few undecided voters exist in this polarized era, but both pollsters view this small bloc as the difference between a sweeping GOP victory and Democrats’ narrowly retaining their already narrow majority.

  4. Otters are taking over Singapore

    Otters are taking over Singapore

    Today, to the annoyance of some and the joy of others, the island is home to more than 10 families of the carnivorous mammals.

  5. Sinema’s silence on spending bill vexes many Democrats while she digs in on talks out of public view

    Sinema’s silence on spending bill vexes many Democrats while she digs in on talks out of public view

    As Biden and Democratic leaders close in on a budget deal, the murky goals and demands of the Arizona senator remain a persistent uncertainty.

  6. Ahead of Jan. 6, Willard hotel in downtown D.C. was a Trump team ‘command center’ for effort to deny Biden the presidency

    Ahead of Jan. 6, Willard hotel in downtown D.C. was a Trump team ‘command center’ for effort to deny Biden the presidency

    New details about the operation underscore the extent to which Trump and a handful of true believers were working until the last possible moment to subvert the will of the voters, seeking to pressure Vice President Pence to delay or even block certification of the election.

  7. Before Alec Baldwin pulled the trigger, two film-set workers handled gun on set

    Before Alec Baldwin pulled the trigger, two film-set workers handled gun on set

    An assistant director grabbed one of three prop guns from a rolling cart, and gave it to the actor, shouting it was a “cold gun," or not loaded, according to a warrant.

  8. Braves top Dodgers in NLCS to advance to the World Series for the first time since 1999

    Braves top Dodgers in NLCS to advance to the World Series for the first time since 1999

    The Braves beat the Dodgers in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series on Saturday night, a victory that sent them to their first World Series since 1999.

  9. Issa Rae and the growing pains of being ‘Insecure’

    Issa Rae and the growing pains of being ‘Insecure’

  10. Manchinism can help the Democrats. Sinema’s politics are a dead end.

    Manchinism can help the Democrats. Sinema’s politics are a dead end.

    Both Kyrsten Sinema and Joe Manchin irritate progressives. But their agendas have little in common.