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NEW 2016 CANDIDATE

Larry Lessig, a Harvard law professor and campaign finance reform activist, announces he’s running for president: “What we have has failed”

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TRUMP & THE WIDOW

The time Donald Trump’s empire took on a stubborn widow in Atlantic City — and lost.

Today's Poll Question

Should the government regulate political advertising in social media the way it does in other settings?

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TRUMP SERIOUSLY

A glimpse inside the campaign as Paul Solotaroff of Rolling Stone hits the road with Donald Trump.

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TEACHERS AREN'T DUMB

UVA Professor Daniel T Willingham writes that the problem in American education is not dumb teachers -the problem is dumb teacher training.

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MURDER SPIKES

Vox on why murder rates are up in St Louis, Baltimore, and other cities – what’s really going on?

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CALL ME DEACON BLUES

Anatomy of a Song: Donald Fagen and Walter Becker of Steely Dan explain the 1977 hit Deacon Blues.

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JUSTICE 4 ZACH

An Indiana teen who placed on the state sex offender registry for 25 years, had his criminal sexual conduct sentence vacated.

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WHO ARE WE?

The Daily Beast’s Mike Barnicle asks where is the US in the migrant/refugee crisis?