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Trump campaign ‘expected it would benefit’ from Russian hacking, Mueller report says

The Justice Department releases a redacted version of Robert S. Mueller III's report in the hotly contested investigation into President Trump and his campaign.

Kamala Harris regrets California truancy law that led to arrest of some parents

Kamala Harris expressed regret for supporting a law that led to the arrest of some parents whose children are chronically truant.

Notre Dame fire inspires giving for black churches burned in Louisiana

After flames damaged Notre Dame and the world vowed to rebuild, calls rang out to support fundraising for three black churches destroyed by fire in Louisiana.

Seattle takes a small step against gentrification

Seattle’s tech boom is fantastic news — if you happen to have real estate or a plum job at Amazon. But for many others, the once economical, laid-back city feels increasingly like a country club they’re not allowed to join.

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Pete Buttigieg has everything except positions on major issues

Pete Buttigieg could turn out to be the biggest upside surprise of this presidential campaign. But he’d better come up with some policies first.


1968: How a tumultuous year still shapes our world

East L.A., 1968: ‘Walkout!’ The day high school students helped ignite the Chicano power movement

In March 1968, thousands of students walked out of four Los Angeles high schools. Most were of Mexican descent; they marched for better teachers, better facilities and college prep courses. The walkouts spread to include 22,000 students across L.A. and ignited a generation of Chicano activism.