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Why USC canceled its pro-Palestinian valedictorian

Asna Tabassum, a graduating senior at the University of Southern California majoring in biomedical engineering, is at the center of…

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Your brain’s privacy is at risk. The US just took its first big step toward protecting it.

Getty/Paige Vickers for Vox Colorado passed legislation to prevent companies from selling your brainwaves. But is it enough to stop the…

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Monkey Man’s imperfect political critique still packs a punch

Dev Patel as Kid in his directorial debut Monkey Man. | Universal Pictures Dev Patel’s action-packed directorial debut also takes…

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Everything ends. Even Bluey.

Ludo Studio Did you see a parent crying today? The brilliant kids’ TV show Bluey is why. If you happen not to…

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The endless quest to replace alcohol

Paige Vickers/Vox; Jorm Sangsorn/Getty Images From kava to “sleepy girl mocktails,” can anything ever take the place of booze? The…

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The very short Mayorkas impeachment trial, explained

Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas testifies before the House Homeland Security Committee about the fiscal year 2025 budget on…

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Boeing’s problems were as bad as you thought

The Senate hearings come months after a door plug in a Boeing 737-9 MAX plane blew out during an Alaska…

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Is Israel a “settler-colonial” state? The debate, explained

At a protest in Rome in October 2023 calling for a ceasefire and aid into Gaza, a protester holds a…

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What science is just starting to understand about periods

Menstruation has been understudied for decades. Scientists are trying to change that. | the_burtons via Getty Images Menstruation affects the…

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The Supreme Court case that could turn homelessness into a crime, explained

Unhoused people photographed in San Francisco in February of 2024. | Photo by Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu via Getty Images Grants Pass…

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