TEACHERS ARE NOT ESSENTIAL

Remote education isn't a matter of life and death, but in-person instruction could be.

THE CORONAVIRUS RELIEF NEGOTIATIONS ARE COMPLETELY STUCK

And the only thing that can unstick them is more American pain.

 
 
 

TERMINATOR: THE SARAH CONNOR CHRONICLES IS UNEXPECTEDLY CATHARTIC PANDEMIC VIEWING

Here's where to start watching.

SOMEONE MUST HAVE TOLD TRUMP WHO LIVES IN FLORIDA, BECAUSE HE SUPPORTS MAIL-IN VOTING THERE NOW

Arizona, you might be next.

 
 
 

DEMOCRATS MIGHT HAVE A SHOT AT A KANSAS SENATE SEAT

Republicans are freaking out about a primary that may pave the way for the state's first Democratic senator in almost a century.

“IMMUNOPRIVILEGE” DURING A PANDEMIC IS AS DANGEROUS AS THE DISEASE

When yellow fever ravaged 19th-century New Orleans, wealthy white people who “acclimated” were rewarded. Everyone else was out of luck.

 
 
 

TWO MEMBERS OF THE PAC-12 WEAREUNITED MOVEMENT ON WHY THEY ARE FINALLY MAKING DEMANDS

“I had a realization of who I am and who I want to be in this world. And that's not somebody who's silenced because of what I'm doing.”

THE DARK SKY ANDROID APP IS OFFICIALLY KAPUT

Dark Sky's developers hope to “reach far more people, with far more impact, than we ever could alone.”

 
 
 

WHY THE GIANT HINDU DEITY APPEARING ON TIMES SQUARE BILLBOARDS ON WEDNESDAY IS SUCH A PROVOCATION

The billboards celebrate a new temple at one of India's most controversial sites.

MEN ALWAYS MAKE THE EXACT SAME COMMENT TO ME AFTER SEX

I'm not sure it's a compliment.

 
 
 

SHOULD YOU BUY A FACE SHIELD?

Will it stop the virus? Can it replace a mask? Does this one look OK? All your questions, answered.

JAY-Z'S CHESS MOVES IN BLACK IS KING ARE ACTUALLY PRETTY GOOD

Do we spy Hov mounting a Philidor Defense?

 
 
 

WHAT WAS THAT MASSIVE EXPLOSION IN BEIRUT?

Officials blame a fire at a fireworks warehouse.

THE POLICE LIE. ALL THE TIME. CAN ANYTHING STOP THEM?

Prosecutors have been slow to challenge police who lie on the stand. That may be changing.

 
 
 

IN PRAISE OF THE ZOOM FUNERAL

The Zoom funeral left me feeling much more connected to everyone involved-and to everyone else who has lost a loved one during this...

WHEN JEWS ADAPTED SPANISH

Turkish, Ladino, Persian, and other languages of the Ottoman Empire.

 
 
 

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION IS DISCONTINUING THE CENSUS COUNT A MONTH EARLY. BUT WHY?

A rushed, incomplete count would skew a decade of political representation and federal funding.

SHOULD PARENTS REDSHIRT THEIR KINDERGARTEN-AGED KIDS UNTIL IN-PERSON SCHOOL IS SAFE?

Should parents hold their kindergarten-aged kids back until things are safe and they can experience a typical introduction to school?

 
 
 

DEAR CARE AND FEEDING: MY 9-YEAR-OLD AND I TALK OPENLY ABOUT MY MENTAL ILLNESS. IS THAT A MISTAKE?

Parenting advice on mental illness, foster children, and chores.

HELP! MY PARTNER ORDERS OFF THE KIDS' MENU WHEN WE EAT OUT

“I've started dreading eating with him anywhere that's not our home.”

 
 
 



Apple Maps Gains Look Around in Some Japanese Cities

Apple Maps Gains Look Around in Some Japanese Cities

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Safari in macOS Big Sur beta 4 now supports 4K YouTube video stream

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Apple Maps Look Around feature expands to new cities in Japan

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Samsung's Galaxy A51 Brings 5G You Want At Mid-Range Costs In The US

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Should you buy the new iMac? Here's how it compares to its predecessor

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Take $60 off a new pair of AirPods with a wireless charging case

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Netflix adds HDR support for Google Pixel 4a

Netflix adds HDR support for Google Pixel 4a

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Call of Duty: Warzone hits 75 million downloads in less than 5 months

Call of Duty: Warzone hits 75 million downloads in less than 5 months

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Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of macOS Big Sur to Developers

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Apple today seeded the fourth beta of the upcoming macOS Big Sur update to developers for testing purposes, two weeks after releasing the third beta and over a month after the... Read more ...

Apple Announces New 27-Inch iMac With 10th-Gen Processors, 1080p Webcam...

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