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Biden’s ads haven’t been working. Now, he’s trying something new.

Former Vice President Joe Biden, presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, speaks during a NowThis economic address seen on a smartphone in…

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The economist who puts a price tag on wild animals

Bats, the world’s only flying mammals, spend much of their lives eating. In North America, most of them chow down…

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The biggest unknown in psychedelic therapy is not the psychedelics

To the surprise of almost everyone involved, therapy using MDMA — commonly known as ecstasy — will probably not become…

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What a social media warningcan’t do

A teenager gazes at her cellphone. The case that social media is hurting America’s children gained more momentum this week…

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Are LGBTQ voters about to abandon Biden?

HAMTRAMCK, MICHIGAN - JUNE 24: Gay Pride flags fly at a protest rally opposing the City of Hamtramck's recent resolution…

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We’re in a new era of conflict and crisis. Can humanitarian aid keep up?

ADRE, CHAD - APRIL 19: Newly arrived refugees from Darfur in Sudan, receive instructions about food distribution as they gather…

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The truth about Hunter Biden’s conviction

WILMINGTON, DELAWARE - JUNE 04: Hunter Biden, son of U.S. President Joe Biden, joined by his his wife Melissa Cohen…

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House of the Dragon is back. Here’s what to know before you watch.

Aemond Targaryen (Ewan Mitchell) from House of the Dragon. The second season of House of the Dragon roars to life…

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People can’t stop being weird about Caitlin Clark

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 07: Caitlin Clark #22 of the Indiana Fever walks down the court during the game against…

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Megan Thee Stallion and the growing scourge of sexually explicit deepfakes

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS - MAY 26: Megan Thee Stallion performs during the 2024 Boston Calling Music Festival at Harvard Athletic Complex…

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