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A Failed Attempt to Overturn the Election

Pressure and litigation appear to have been the pillars of President Trump’s response to his general election...

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New York City’s 3 Percent Problem

This week New York City’s public schools will close their doors and students will once again undertake online...

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The Sunday Read: 'Man to Man'

For years, Wil S. Hylton had been drawn to his cousin’s strength and violence. He was pulled in by the...

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When the Pandemic Came to Rural Wisconsin

When the pandemic struck, Patty Schachtner, in her capacity as both a member of the Wisconsin State Senate and chief...

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The Pandemic Economy in 7 Numbers

There are several figures that tell the story of the American economy right now. Some are surprisingly positive...

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The Rise, Fall and Resurrection of the Taliban

President Trump is pushing the military to accelerate the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan, all but...

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Why Europe Is Flattening the Curve (and the U.S. Isn’t)

As it became clear that Europe was heading into another deadly wave of the coronavirus, most of the continent...

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Division Among the Democrats

For four years, Democrats had been united behind the mission of defeating President Trump. But after the election of...

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The Sunday Read: 'Hard Times'

For the folk duo Gillian Welch and David Rawlings, pandemic isolation brought about a creative boon. In a year that...

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A Non-Transfer of Power

Maggie Haberman on why the traditional transfer of power is not happening this year, and the implications of that...

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A Vaccine Breakthrough

It’s a dark time in the struggle with the coronavirus, particularly in the United States, where infections and...

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The Battle for the Senate

After the tumult of last week’s voting, one crucial question remains: Who will control the Senate? The answer...

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About Those Polls…

Nate Cohn, an expert on polling for The New York Times, knows that the predictions for the 2016 presidential election...

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Celebration and Sorrow: Americans React to the Election

This episode contains strong language. The sound of victory was loud. It was banging pots, honking horns and popping...

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The Sunday Read: ‘Lost in the Deep’

On the afternoon of Sept. 15, 1942, the U.S.S. Wasp, an aircraft carrier housing 71 planes, 2,247 sailors and a...

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Special Episode: Joe Biden Wins the Presidency

After days of uncertainty, Joe Biden has been elected president, becoming the first candidate in more than a quarter...

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The President’s Dangerous Lies

When President Trump took to the podium in the White House briefing room Thursday evening to give a statement on the...

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Joe Biden Has the Edge

By the end of election night, the results in six key states — Arizona, Georgia, Michigan, Nevada, Pennsylvania...

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An Unfinished Election

The U.S. presidential election is a lot closer than the polls indicated. Millions of votes, many in key battleground...

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Special Announcement: The Daily's Live Election Day Broadcast

The Daily is going live today! Join us at 4 p.m. Eastern time for our first-ever Election Day broadcast. You can...

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