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“Patchwork of local gun laws” blamed for Waffle House shooting suspect having AR-15 in possession

“Patchwork of local gun laws” blamed for Waffle House shooting suspect having AR-15 in possession

Reinking is suspected of killing four people and injuring several others in a shooting spree at a Tennessee Waffle House restaurant.
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‘Steven Universe’ creator Rebecca Sugar talks making feminist art and favorite songs from the show

‘Steven Universe’ creator Rebecca Sugar talks making feminist art and favorite songs from the show

"'Steven Universe' itself is the homage to the super-devoted fans."
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AllGo is a Yelp-like app that reviews how fat-friendly restaurants and other public spaces are

Several leaders of the body positivity movement, including Roxane Gay and Tess Holiday, are publicly supporting the upcoming app.
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What If We Didn’t... have banks?

Imagining a world where money and property could be stored digitally — and financial institutions didn't take a cut of every thing we buy.
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April 9, 2018

How to “hack” your way to mortgage-free housing

Learn how to house-hack like a pro with the help of a real estate agent.

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Michigan mother who exposed Flint water crisis receives international environmental justice prize

LeeAnne Walters is receiving the Goldman Environmental Prize to further her pursuit of justice.
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Graduate students might be the next group striking for their rights

"I think what this fight is for is for the soul of the university."
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Mike Pompeo set to receive an unfavorable recommendation from the SFRC, a first in modern US history

CIA Director Mike Pompeo is poised to become the first secretary of state in U.S. history to not receive a favorable recommendation by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
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Who will finally make quality jeans that don’t rip in the thighs?

It's a common problem with very few real solutions.