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The zombie can represent anything, or nothing—and that may be the source of its pop-culture durability.
The extent to which law is a barrier against to future presidential muscle-flexing, for good or ill, depends not on
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It is a serious disease, and we should treat it like one. But the shutdown approach may be imperfect.
Covid-19 might be decimating the economy and threatening to kill millions of Americans, but in crisis there is opportunity. Opportunity,
The U.S. and Mexico have agreed to close their border to all non-essential travel beginning on Saturday in an effort
The Trump administration announced that Americans will have an additional three months to file income taxes as cases of the coronavirus
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California governor Gavin Newsom on Thursday ordered all 40 million residents of the state to stay at home as the
Senator Josh Hawley spoke out against the Senate GOP’s plan for direct payments to Americans as part of its phase-three
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) and Senate Republicans released the text for their massive phase-three coronavirus relief package Thursday.
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said he would help with New York City mayor Bill de Blasio’s plea for
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Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced in a surprising move on February 29 that he would be reopening his country’s border
Ilhan Omar offered rare praise for President Trump Wednesday evening, calling his response to the coronavirus pandemic ‘incredible.’
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced on Wednesday the agency would scale back arrests of illegal immigrants due to the
Congress has not yet gone far enough. Direct payments to families, a major tax cut, and easing the burden of
The New York Stock Exchange announced Wednesday that it will close its trading floors temporarily and move to electronic trading
Big tech is again attempting to define the range of acceptable political discussion on its platforms; this week YouTube announced
President Trump on Wednesday defended himself from allegations that were leveled in response to his calling the Wuhan coronavirus the
The top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee has accused China of engaging in ‘one of the worst cover-ups in
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Pro-life Democrat Dan Lipinski fell to progressive Marie Newman on Tuesday night, failing to win his ninth term in Illinois’s
The Trump administration is planning to immediately deport any illegal immigrants caught crossing the U.S.-Mexico border during the coronavirus pandemic.
Former vice president Joe Biden won the Florida Democratic primary Tuesday evening in a blowout victory over Senator Bernie Sanders
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The president, after an uneven start, is now speaking clearly and sensibly and behaving like the proven executive he is.
Charlottesville, Va. mayor Michael Signer argues that we must restrict speech to maintain the rule of law. He couldn’t be
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U.S. Attorney John Durham, the head of a criminal probe into the origins of the Russiagate investigation, is expected to
The Justice Department on Monday abandoned plans to move forward with a criminal trial against two Russian firms indicted by
France on Monday took the drastic step of ordering a 15-day lockdown for the entire country, barring residents from leaving
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Ammunition retailer Ammo.com saw a 68 percent increase in transactions between February 23 and March 4.
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