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Kim Kardashian’s Rape Confession Is Heartbreaking

Kim Kardashian spent the last part of 2016 in emotional turmoil. The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star suffered personal tragedies that just kept coming. Now she’s finally opening up about her terrifying Paris robbery, and fans may be shocked by what she’s revealing. According to Fox News, the latest episode of Keeping Up...

I’d have my cake, and eat yours, too

Wenting Li Louise Dwerryhouse has hidden her overeating for years. But she’s ready to share her story Facts & Arguments is a daily personal piece submitted by readers. Have a story to tell? See our guidelines at tgam.ca/essayguide. I am a binge eater. There. I have said it; my biggest and most shameful secret,...

Prudie advises a letter writer who’s annoyed by a friend who leaves parties without saying goodbye.

Sam BreachMallory Ortberg Mallory Ortberg, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up below to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.) Readers! Ask me your questions on...

Is California’s big investment in needy students paying off? Few signs yet that achievement gap is closing

A Greenfield Union student takes notes during class at Kendrick Elementary School in Bakersfield. The district is one of 15 CALmatters studied to understand how well the state’s new school funding formula is working. California’s new system for funding public education has pumped tens of billions of extra dollars into struggling schools, but there’s...

Box Office: ‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ Assembles $37.5 Million

“Transformers: The Last Knight” had a slightly unconventional Wednesday night opening this week, but its Friday numbers are the first reports for the Autobots to actually write Cybertron about. The fifth film in the “Transformers” franchise is expected to easily win the first official weekend of summer, while “Wonder Woman” and “Cars 3” will...