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The U.S. insisted on developing its own Coronavirus test, even though the WHO already had one that worked. Then the U.S.'s test didn't work. And now, it's dangerously behind in proactively testing for an outbreak.

“Allowing a near-monopolist to eliminate a maverick competitor poses obvious risks of harm,” said one former DOJ lawyer of Intuit’s proposed Credit Karma acquisition. “It’s hard to imagine any reason why this should be allowed.”

The Postal Service is one of the most dangerous places to work in the federal government. Help us investigate why so many people are getting hurt and how injured employees are being treated.

TurboTax is buying up a tax prep competitor. Experts say that could give it too much power.

The CDC designed a flawed test for COVID-19, then took weeks to figure out a fix so state and local labs could use it. New York still doesn’t trust the test’s accuracy.

Bloomberg gave media advice to the Sacklers and recommended his longtime mayoral spokesman to them. The relationship could shadow his presidential bid.

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1/ We got our hands on screenshots from a secret FB group for current and former Border Patrol agents. They joke about migrant deaths, including the death of a teen in their care, and post racist, sexist memes. Here's what we found. ???

The presidential seal being sold on mugs at Trump Tower. [breaths] It’s illegal to use the seal for commercial purposes.

1/ So @seanspicer  just called us a “left-wing blog.” Since we’re actually in the biz of facts, we figured we’d respond w/ a few...

1/ We obtained police reports and call logs from more than two-thirds of the shelters housing immigrant children. In the following tweets, we’ll share some of the most disturbing records we found.

Trump said he's resigned from his businesses. We checked. He hasn't.

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Btw, this is the story that caused trolls to attack our emails. It's a good story. You should share it.

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