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Remember the border crisis? It has eased (for now)

Trump's harsh policies have 'worked' — along with population trends that would have solved the problem anyway, without tarnishing America's reputation.
Editorial

Zeroing in on dysfunction at DHS

One division keeps surfacing in examinations of the problems at the state agency.
Opinion Exchange

For Veterans Day, we should honor vets by saving the planet and ending senseless wars

What used to pay homage to the carnage of war and importance of peace now glorifies the military.
Opinion Exchange

Target needs to get serious about reducing plastic

U.S. retailers aren't acting with urgency to remove single-use bags and packaging.
Opinion Exchange

Why is California allowing home construction in fire zones?

Development is putting more state residents at risk from wildfires.
Opinion Exchange

We can put an end to those awful robocalls

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Here's an Electoral College scenario that's up to the Supreme Court to prevent

Opinion Exchange

Impeachment: If removed, could Trump run again?

Opinion Exchange

Slouching toward a Trump slump

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How to reverse Mexico's slide into a failed state

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November 8
Commuters waited for a light-rail train in downtown Minneapolis.

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November 8
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren, a U.S. senator from Massachusetts. Her plan for Medicare for includes a complex series of health c

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Trump retreats from leadership role on climate change

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November 8

An unnecessary swipe at Native Americans

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Worthington votes for a better future

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