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Sam Bankman-Fried’s arrest is the culmination of an epic flameout

Elon Musk’s future as Twitter CEO is suddenly in question

The bill to prevent Trump from stealing the next election, explained

The January 6 committee’s case against Trump

The very serious science of humor

Title 42 may be ending soon. The US immigration system isn’t ready.

Peru is in crisis. How did it happen?

Why the Twitter Files actually matter

The last time the Fed curbed inflation without crashing the economy, explained

The psychological traps of online shopping, explained

How workers fought back in 2022

FTX’s implosion and SBF’s arrest, explained

We have a genuine fusion energy breakthrough

The big-deal bills Congress needs to pass before the end of the year

NASA’s latest moon mission is the dawn of a new space age

Iran’s months-long protest movement, explained

China’s alliance with Saudi Arabia signals a potential shift in the global order

The World Cup is missing its climate goals. It should still keep taking shots.

An incomplete guide to this very weird year, in charts

Amy Coney Barrett appears likely to block the GOP’s latest attack on democracy

Mauna Loa is erupting in Hawaii. Here are 7 things to know about volcanoes.

The 4 major criminal probes into Donald Trump, explained

World leaders have 2 weeks to agree on a plan to save nature

What Congress can do with Trump’s tax returns

Qatar’s anti-LGBTQ policies, explained

Biden and Putin just said they’re open to talks. Don’t count on it happening soon.

Kanye West’s antisemitic spiral, explained

Why Trump is still the 2024 GOP frontrunner — for now

Hakeem Jeffries’s ascent to Democratic leader, explained

Who gets to keep burning fossil fuels as the planet heats up?

Giving Tuesday, explained

Want to donate to charity? Here are 10 guidelines for giving effectively.

Community hospitals are facing an impossible dilemma

Qatar’s migrant labor system is bigger than the World Cup

America’s unique, enduring gun problem, explained

How to make Covid the last pandemic

Despite its brutal tactics, Iran’s regime fails to contain mass protests

The incredible shrinking future of college

The good and bad news for the planet after the latest UN climate talks

North Korean missile launches may mean new nuclear tests