Monday, September 3

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A profile of the vice president.

Sunday, September 2

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On Yemen’s uncertain future.

Wednesday, August 29

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Wednesday, August 15

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As a young community organizer in Chicago, Barack Obama concluded that to make a real difference, he needed to gain power. A look at how that plan has worked thus far.

Thursday, August 2

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Welcome to Plasenzuela, whose 500 inhabitants enjoyed no-show jobs, spent millions on phantom projects and defrauded Social Security.

Friday, July 27

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How the former Bush advisor is “reengineering the practice of partisan money management in hopes of drumming Barack Obama out of the White House.”

Monday, July 16

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How a group of men with nicknames like “Emperor” and “Spear Carrier” tipped the balance in South Sudan’s fight for independence.

Thursday, June 21

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One night in Newark with Chris Christie and Bruce Springsteen.

“No one is beyond the reach of Bruce!” he screams over the noise of the crowd, and then screams it again, to make sure I understand: “No one is beyond the reach of Bruce!”

Monday, June 11

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On the complex nature of a presidential second term and what Obama would do if he wins one.

Sunday, June 10

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The Watergate reporters look back.

In the course of his five-and-a-half-year presidency, beginning in 1969, Nixon launched and managed five successive and overlapping wars — against the anti-Vietnam War movement, the news media, the Democrats, the justice system and, finally, against history itself. All reflected a mind-set and a pattern of behavior that were uniquely and pervasively Nixon’s: a willingness to disregard the law for political advantage, and a quest for dirt and secrets about his opponents as an organizing principle of his presidency.

Thursday, May 31

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“It’s 7:30 a.m., and already the congressman and I are covered in blood.”

Thursday, May 10

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A profile of Salam Fayyad, the Palestinian Prime Minister.