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A Close Encounter With Prestige TV In Project Blue Book
AFTER WORLD WAR II, AS TENSIONS with the Soviet Union fueled both the space race and fears of nuclear apocalypse, the U.S. Air Force started investigating UFOs. For help debunking the strange reports flowing in from across the country, the military e
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A Family Secret Hidden For 54 Years
MY PARENTS NEVER TOLD ME THE TRUTH ABOUT MY BIOLOGICAL FATHER. THEN I GOT THE RESULTS OF A DNA-TESTING KIT
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Why I’m Glad I Didn’t Have Kids
WHEN I WAS YOUNGER, I TRIED UNSUCCESSFULLY TO HAVE A BABY. I HAVE ZERO REGRETS ABOUT HOW THINGS TURNED OUT
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What Makes An ‘Oscar Movie’ In 2019?
WE USED TO THINK WE KNEW AN OSCAR-WORTHY movie when we saw one: you could always place your Best Picture office-pool bet on a classy spectacle (Lawrence of Arabia) or a story that tackled a significant social issue of the day (Kramer vs. Kramer). Whe
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Maine Republican Susan Collins Is One Of The Last Centrists In The Senate
JUST OFF THE SOARING, TOURIST-FILLED rotunda of the U.S. Capitol building, down a chandeliered hallway, up a few floors in what feels like the world’s tiniest elevator, in a narrow, echoing corridor, lies the hideaway of Senator Susan Collins. The pr
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Conversation
WHAT YOU SAID ABOUT ... TIME’s 2018 Person of the Year selection of “The Guardians and the War on Truth”—representing journalists who pursue truth despite threats to their freedom and even their lives—drew a strong reaction from readers even before
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The Sticking Points In The Government Shutdown
Like a New Year’s hangover, the partial government shutdown that began Dec. 22 has lingered into 2019. A new Congress was slated to be sworn in Jan. 3, when Democrats take control of the House of Representatives. But party leaders appear no closer to
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Russian Ex-spy Pressured Manafort Over Debts To An Oligarch
WHEN THE U.S. GOVERNMENT PUT OUT ITS latest sanctions list on Dec. 19, the man at the top did not seem especially important. Described as a former Russian intelligence officer, he was accused of handling money and negotiations on behalf of a powerful
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An Old-fashioned Teen Sex Comedy With A Gen Z Twist
AS THE WORLD CHANGES, AT LEAST one fact of teenage life remains constant: the typical American high schooler is a hormone-addled mess of insecurity, naiveté and horniness. It’s this truth that underlies the ever popular teen sex comedy—a genre that e
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Genetic Science Will Face Greater Control
IN 2019, WE CAN EXPECT accelerating scientific research and practical advances using CRISPR-Cas9—a tool that allows scientists to easily change an organism’s DNA—toward cures for genetic diseases, enhanced drug development, reprogrammed immune cells
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The horrors of Surviving R. Kelly
SOMEONE FIERCELY PROTECTIVE of R. Kelly’s reputation doesn’t want you to see Surviving R. Kelly, Lifetime’s docuseries about his alleged crimes against women and girls. In December, a screening was evacuated following a gun threat—according to Lifeti
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New Takes On The New You
WITH THE BEGINNING OF EACH NEW YEAR COMES THE TEMPTATION TO overhaul and improve your life, starting with a fresh new self-help book. The problem? So many of those books offer predictable solutions to concerns that, well, predictably return by Februa
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What The World’s Leaders Are Resolving To Do Better In 2019
EVERY YEAR around this time, people dedicate themselves to self-improvement in the 12 months ahead. So, as a break from my usual column, I’d like to read the minds of the luminaries of global politics and share their New Year’s resolutions for 2019:
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The Next Frontier In Fertility Treatments
AN EXPERIMENTAL PROCEDURE COULD HELP MORE COUPLES CONCEIVE HEALTHY BABIES. BUT IT’S NOT ALLOWED IN THE U.S.
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Why Trump’s Generals Abandoned Ship
AFTER A COUPLE OF TUMULTUOUS years, President Donald Trump seems to have reached the conclusion that he has had quite enough of generals. Now, as a retired admiral, I have certainly been annoyed over the years by a number of generals. Yet by and larg
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The Power Of The Permian
My view from the window seat of a small regional jet landing in Midland, Texas, is either a testament to the advances of human civilization or a sign of its impending demise, depending on your perspective. Countless oil wells, identified by their glo
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How America Loses Its Edge
For the past 50 years, the rational exuberance of the American economy has been propelled by the combination of three innovations: the computer, the microchip and the Internet. The research and development that produced each came from a triangular al
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Adam McKay
The Oscar-winning filmmaker on his new dark comedy about Dick Cheney and how to laugh about our leaders responsibly
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The Divided U.S. Government Will Unite
AS UNLIKELY AS IT MAY sound, with Democrats controlling the House and Republicans controlling the Senate, I believe our government will secure a number of legislative victories for the good of the country. This is not without precedent. I had what w
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The Miracle Birth That Made History
THOUSANDS OF WOMEN AROUND THE WORLD ARE BORN WITHOUT A UTERUS. A TRANSPLANT IN TEXAS OFFERS THEM HOPE
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Infertility Is A Man’s Issue Too
WHEN A COUPLE CAN’T CONCEIVE, IT’S NOT ALWAYS BECAUSE OF THE WOMAN. BUT MEN REALLY DON’T WANT TO TALK ABOUT IT
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The Ties That Bind
WHEN AYA, A 23-YEAR-OLD SYRIAN REFUGEE living in the west German town of Xanten, came home from her language lessons one afternoon in October, the house was in disarray. A frantic search revealed that her 2-year-old son’s stroller was missing, along
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What Happens When The Silence Is Broken
Last fall, a reckoning swept through society, giving rise to allegations of workplace abuse and harassment that had blighted lives for generations. Scores of powerful men, long immune to the consequences of their behavior, were toppled, as survivors
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Donald Trump
Some Presidents have plans to change the world. They execute their strategies step by step and are judged by how far they get. Donald Trump came to the presidency by surprise and has attended to its responsibilities erratically. And yet, just as he r
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Robert Mueller
Even in his own domain, Robert Mueller is often silent. When witnesses arrive at the special counsel’s office in southwest Washington, they are ushered through an underground parking garage and up to an austere, windowless conference room. Mueller’s
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Everyday Heroes
You don’t have to brave a fire or floodwaters to change somebody’s day—or life—for the better, as these three people showed.
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Covers
2 ‘I plan to keep this cover nearby for encouragement through difficult times.’ JIM DAVIS, Grand Rapids, Mich., on the Jan. 15 Optimists issue, curated by TIME’s first guest editor, Bill Gates 4 ‘They marched. Now, they’re a force to be reckoned wi
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A Pilot Who Landed Safely
WHEN AN ENGINE ON A SOUTHWEST Airlines plane exploded on April 17, the lives of everyone on Flight 1380 fell into the hands of Tammie Jo Shults. Amid the chaos in the cabin, Shults—who, before becoming a commercial pilot, had been one of the first fe
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Behind The Scenes
JOURNALISM IS A TEAM SPORT, THE SAYING GOES, and that’s particularly true at TIME, where our co-founder Henry Luce helped pioneer the notion of “group journalism” nearly a century ago. To begin the process of choosing the Person of the Year, the enti
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The ‘Spider-Man’ Who Saved A Child
AS A 4-YEAR-OLD BOY DANGLED helplessly from the balcony of an apartment building in France on May 26, passerby Mamoudou Gassama sprang into action. In less than a minute, the migrant from Mali, then 22, scaled at least four floors, unaided, using onl
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