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How To Get Teens To Read

David Denby on the 24 great books that can bring even today's kids to reading. And maybe you, too.

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SCOTUS Stalls Clean Power Plan

The Supreme Court hits the brakes on the heart of President Obama's push to fight global warming. We'll dig in.

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Dealing With The Zika Threat

Taking on the Zika virus, from tackling the disease itself, to killing the mosquitoes that carry it to the challenge of birth control.

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Election 2016: New Hampshire Primary Results

The winners and losers in New Hampshire, and the path ahead in the presidential primary race.

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New Hampshire Primary 2016: The Economy

From New Hampshire, a deep dive, from Trump to Sanders, on how the candidates would approach the U.S. economy.

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New Hampshire Primary 2016: The Politics

We're live in New Hampshire for the first in the nation primary day, with all the latest on how the big vote is shaping up.

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Everyone's A Critic (Not Just A.O. Scott)

The critic speaks. The New York Times' A.O. Scott on how to think about art, pleasure, beauty and truth.

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American Rents Through The Roof

If it feels like rents are sky-high, you're right. Some now paying more than half their income on rent. Some say crisis. We'll dig in.

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Navigating All That Music

How to choose music in an age when everything is online and always there. New York Times music critic Ben Ratliff shows the way.

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Week In The News: Cruz Wins Iowa, Clinton Edges Sanders, Zika 'Emergency'

Ted Cruz, Clinton and Sanders out of Iowa. Zika panic. Syrian peace talks fall apart. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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