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Jan. 22, 2014

Disney Couples Are Even More Beautiful When They're Same Sex

Nine beautiful portraits of same-sex couples, Disney style.
Jan. 22, 2014

Listen: The Unlikely Woman Singing This Year's Super Bowl National Anthem

If anyone can sway some drunk football fans to the world of opera, it would be her.
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Jan. 22, 2014

This Photo is Going Viral — And Shows How Bad Things Really Are in Ukraine

Yes, that is a government policeman throwing a Molotov cocktail.
Jan. 22, 2014

Women Can Win Oscars, But Only if They Play One of These Roles

The pickings are slim, ladies.
Jan. 22, 2014
Jan. 22, 2014

Study: Facebook Will Soon End Like Another Failed Social Media Site

Facebook will lose 80% of its users within a few years, according to a new model.
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Jan. 22, 2014

3 Badass Old School Stars Will Join the New Reboot Of 'Star Wars VII'

The Force is strong with this rumor. But some fans are already angry.
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Jan. 22, 2014

The World’s Richest Man is Predicting No Poverty in 2035

"The belief that the world can’t solve extreme poverty and disease isn’t just mistaken."
Jan. 22, 2014

Federal Agents Interrogated a Man for Hours After They Found Him in a Movie Wearing These

This is what happens when law enforcement comes up against cutting-edge technology ...
Jan. 22, 2014

The Norwegian Curling Team Has Already Won Our Hearts

The games haven't even started, but this team is already winning.
Jan. 22, 2014

What the Oscars Would Look Like If They Weren't Decided By Old White Men

Spoiler alert: Totally different.
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Jan. 22, 2014

The Toll the Anti-Vaccination Movement Has Taken On the World — In One Shocking Map

This is the damage the anti-vaccination movement is doing worldwide.
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Jan. 22, 2014

Hunting Terrorists in Sochi — New Evidence Raises the Threat of an Olympic Terror Attack

The Olympic city of Sochi, Russia, is located in the Caucasus. Unfortunately, that's also where most of the country's insurgent militants are.
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Jan. 22, 2014
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Jan. 22, 2014

Israel Declares Revenge Porn Illegal, While America Still Drags Its Feet

Is it time for a bolder approach?
Jan. 22, 2014

5 Reasons This Comedy About 80-Year-Olds is Really About Your Life

Your office may be more like a nursing home than you thought.
Jan. 22, 2014

Patti Smith Covered Rihanna's 'Stay' and It's Amazing

Who knew she was such a fan?
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Jan. 22, 2014

In Ironic Twist, Russia Wants Citizens to Take "Politeness Classes" Ahead of the Olympics

Meanwhile, police still get to act like this.
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Jan. 22, 2014

America Benefits From a Higher Minimum Wage — Here's the Proof

A new study shows a higher minimum wage helps every American worker.
Jan. 22, 2014

As the Annual Dolphin Hunt Ends in Japan, Anonymous Starts Its Counter Attack

Around 500 migrating dolphins were captured or killed over four days, and now websites in Japan and around the world are on the defensive.
Jan. 22, 2014

Facebook Can Tell You Who Will Win the 2014 Elections. Here's How.

Why social media could be the next big thing in election forecasting.
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Jan. 22, 2014

Play March Madness This Year, And Warren Buffett Could Make You a Billionaire

Takes your typical office pool to a whole different level.
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Jan. 22, 2014

Violence is Erupting in Mexico Between Local Vigilantes and Drug Cartels — Here's Why

For the full story, you have to go back several years to where it began.
Jan. 22, 2014

6 Classic Movies That Changed the Course of American Politics

These are the big movies that changed how we thought about our government.
Jan. 22, 2014

A New Tech Survey Has Been Released. Guess Where Apple Ranks On Consumer Satisfaction :-(

The company definitely didn't make it into the "excellent" category ... but its competition did.
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Jan. 22, 2014

The Most Inspiring Star At This Year's Super Bowl Can't Hear You Cheering For Him

Meet Derrick Coleman. He only feels the vibrations when the crowd erupts after he makes a big play.
Jan. 22, 2014

Listen While a Bicycle Is Turned Into a Mesmerizing Musical Instrument

Bet you never thought your bike could do this.
Jan. 22, 2014

'Esquire' Outrages LGBT Community with Homophobic 'Looking' Review

'Esquire' doesn't want complex, human characters — it wants a minstrel show.
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Jan. 22, 2014

Wendy Davis Shouldn't Have to Defend Herself Against Sexist Commentators Like Rush Limbaugh

The whole "Wendy Davis is a fake" controversy is just proof of sexism in American politics.
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Jan. 22, 2014

The Pope Sent a Letter to the World's Most Powerful People. This is What He Said In It.

The pope caused a stir at one of the most elite meetings in the world. And what he said was spot-on.
Jan. 22, 2014