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Health care setback shouldn't be an excuse to walk away from reform

The Republican bill did not merit passage, but the challenge remains.
Editorial

Nation needs the truth on Russian election meddling

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Commentary

Rash Report: PBS a value, and invaluable to American society

Citizens and Congress could rescue the Corporation for Public Broadcasting from the president's proposed cut.
Commentary

Supply, demand and 'Hamilton': The more the megahit changes, the more tickets remain … really expensive

Despite wholesale cast turnover and productions in new cities, the secondary market still gets a king's ransom for entry to the megahit.
Commentary

Why is Norway tops in happiness? Let us count some ways

A job took us to Oslo from Minneapolis. Now, I'm less stressed. Safety, school, transportation and health care are a few of the reasons why.
Commentary

Who should be in charge in event of protests? The person trained for the job: Police chief

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