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The End of Cheap Shipping from China

3 hours 26 min ago
The White House wants to put an end to low-cost shipping from overseas, a move widely supported among U.S. e-commerce sellers.https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/10/trump-changes-terminal-dues-and-epacket-rates/573337/?utm_source=feed

Will Kavanaugh Finally Cast the Vote that Ends DACA?

4 hours 20 min ago
The Justice Department has warned that if the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals doesn’t rule on the program, it’ll take it up to the new conservative Supreme Court majority.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/10/daca-doj-threatens-go-supreme-court/573334/?utm_source=feed

<em>The Atlantic</em> Daily: What Happened in the Room

4 hours 21 min ago
A secretive organization spending millions on Facebook political ads, the Trump tell-all that wasn’t, immigration courts, and morehttps://www.theatlantic.com/newsletters/archive/2018/10/atlantic-daily-october-17-2018/573115/?utm_source=feed

<em>The Atlantic</em> Politics &amp; Policy Daily: Everybody Take Five

5 hours 44 min ago
To combat the growing federal deficit, Trump said he would ask each of his Cabinet secretaries to cut five percent from their budget proposals next year.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/10/atlantic-politics-policy-daily-everybody-take-five/573313/?utm_source=feed

The Problem with <em>Popular Mechanics</em>’ Love Letter to Elon Musk

6 hours 20 min ago
The magazine’s editor acknowledged the cover story is a “puff piece,” but stood by his decision to defend the billionaire in dramatic fashion.https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/10/elon-musk-popular-mechanics-tesla-spacex/573220/?utm_source=feed

Release the Khashoggi Tapes

7 hours 7 min ago
If Turkish officials really have the grisly recordings, they must share them—and soon.https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2018/10/jamal-khashoggi-murder-tapes/573295/?utm_source=feed

The Secretive Organization Quietly Spending Millions on Facebook Political Ads

7 hours 8 min ago
Meet the liberal group that’s running a new breed of digital campaign.https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/10/the-secretive-organization-quietly-buying-millions-in-facebook-political-ads/573289/?utm_source=feed

What Stormy Daniels and Monica Lewinsky Have in Common

7 hours 54 min ago
Trump’s rampant mockery of women echoes an earlier period of American history in which one particular woman served, repeatedly, as a national punch line.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2018/10/stormy-daniels-monica-lewinsky-and-age-contagious-cruelty/573283/?utm_source=feed

Robots at Work and Play

9 hours 21 min ago
Recent images of robotic technology around the worldhttps://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2018/10/robots-at-work-and-play/573274/?utm_source=feed

To Prevent Loneliness, Start in the Classroom

9 hours 31 min ago
Young people are among the loneliest of all Americans. Schools that teach kids how to deal with feelings of isolation could help put a dent in the epidemic.https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2018/10/loneliness-prevention-schools/573280/?utm_source=feed

How to Respond to a Diplomatic Crisis Like Khashoggi’s Disappearance

10 hours 21 min ago
“This is not a good example on how to handle these situations."  https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/10/jamal-khashoggi-disappearance/573250/?utm_source=feed

Oops, the Oldest Fossils Ever Found Might Just Be Rocks

10 hours 43 min ago
A set of cone-like formations in Greenland were meant to be the work of 3.7-billion-year-old bacteria, but another team says that they’re really not.https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/10/oops-oldest-fossils-ever-found-might-just-be-rocks/573244/?utm_source=feed

Letter: Laquan McDonald’s Death and the Rhetoric of Police

11 hours 19 min ago
A reader weighs in on the Chicago Police Department’s culture of intimidation, and describes her own experience processing the shooting of the 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.https://www.theatlantic.com/letters/archive/2018/10/laquan-mcdonald-shooting-pat-camden-chicago-police/573004/?utm_source=feed

<em>The Conners</em> Frees Itself of Roseanne Barr<em> </em>

11 hours 19 min ago
The retooled sitcom debuted with an episode that wrestled with the death of its fictional matriarch.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2018/10/the-conners-roseanne-abc-first-episode/573232/?utm_source=feed

Jeff Sessions Is Quietly Transforming the Nation’s Immigration Courts

12 hours 37 min ago
The attorney general has stepped up the hiring of immigration judges, ordered them to hear more cases, and shown a preference for those who’ve previously been prosecutors.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/10/jeff-sessions-carrying-out-trumps-immigration-agenda/573151/?utm_source=feed

Mitt Romney Isn’t Coming to Help Liberals

13 hours 11 min ago
The Senate next year could be more MAGA-oriented than ever—and the next senator from Utah isn’t likely to change that.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/10/mitt-romneys-surprising-walk-back-his-trump-dissent/573226/?utm_source=feed

Jonah Hill Strives for Authenticity With <em>Mid90s</em>

13 hours 49 min ago
The actor’s directorial debut is a coming-of-age tale about a young teen seeking refuge in skateboarding.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2018/10/mid90s-review-jonah-hills-directorial-debut/573103/?utm_source=feed

Meet the Endoterrestrials

13 hours 53 min ago
They live thousands of feet below the Earth’s surface. They eat hydrogen and exhale methane. And they may shape our world more profoundly than we can imagine.https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/10/meet-endoterrestrials/571939/?utm_source=feed

‘It’s Time to Hand the Mic to Gun Owners’

14 hours 33 min ago
The Atlantic Argument series returns with a provocative video about the gun debate in America.https://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/573202/arguments/?utm_source=feed

The Strange Pathos of Ariana Grande’s Breakup

15 hours 2 min ago
The end of the singer’s relationship with Pete Davidson, coming after the death of her ex Mac Miller, complicates her message of overcoming.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2018/10/ariana-grande-and-pete-davidson-blues-after-joy/573130/?utm_source=feed

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