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Trump Stumbles on Good Idea: Take Away Harvard’s Tax Breaks

The Republican nominee suggests wealthy universities should have to pay taxes on their endowments.

Most Americans See Trump As a Racist Madman — Some Just Like That in a President

New polls show a majority of voters saying Trump is racist, while nearly half think he’ll drop a nuke — including 22 percent of his supporters.

The U.S. National Park Service Is Full of Predatory Pervs

Harassment is a problem at some of the nation’s most famous parks.

How to Make Sense of the Election Forecasts

Betting markets give Clinton a 72 percent chance of winning, while data journalists have her at 61 percent. Whom should you trust?

Man Wounded in Protests Dies as Charlotte Demonstrations Continue

The city has enacted a curfew but Thursday’s rallies were more peaceful.

Judge Denies Request to Unseal Trump Divorce Records

By opening the records, the court would “impermissibly inject itself into the political process.”

Keith Scott’s Family Watches Videos of His Final Moments, Calls for Their Release

Both sides say it’s unclear from the footage what Scott had in his hands when he was shot by police.

The Secret Service Is Paying Taxpayer Money to a Trump-Owned Company

The Trump campaign has so far spent a total of $8.2 million on payments to businesses owned by the candidate or his family.

Hacked Emails Detail Movements of Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, and Michelle Obama

The emails stolen from a low-level Democratic operative also contain private information on donors and Secret Service agents.

Congressman Explains Charlotte Protesters Just ‘Hate White People’

Meanwhile, Mike Pence thinks we should all set aside “this talk about institutional racism and institutional bias.”

The Cynical Dark-Money Game Behind the Effort to Impeach the IRS Commissioner

The whole IRS “scandal” has disguised an effort to hide big donors behind the veil of tax-exempt status.

The NYPD’s SVU Is Investigating Anthony Weiner Over Teen Sexting Allegations

“We're looking to see if a crime was committed,” an NYPD official told the Post.

Could the Charlotte Protests Tip North Carolina to Trump?

In a dead-even battleground state, violence could be a boost for law-and-order Republicans.

Donald Trump Suggests Charlotte Protests Are Fueled by ‘Drugs’

The protesters in Charlotte say they are outraged by police brutality. But the GOP nominee is pretty sure they’re just hopped up on “drugs.”

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