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June 10, 2014

The 8 Biggest Lies Men's Rights Activists Spread About Women

Don't believe anything misogynists like the UCSB shooter say for a second.
June 10, 2014

A Massive Sea Creature Attacked and Ate a 9-Foot Great White Shark

Scientists tracking a great white shark say it was dragged down 1,900 feet and eaten by something much bigger.
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June 10, 2014

How Much Women's Basketball Players Make in the U.S. vs. China

For WNBA stars, taking their talents overseas could be a sound financial decision.
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June 10, 2014

One of America's Most Important States Is Inches Away From Legalizing Medical Weed

If it happens here, get ready for the dominos to fall across the country.
June 10, 2014

What Your Food Label Says vs. What It Actually Means

The truth behind the trendy food labels you see at your grocery store.
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June 10, 2014

After a Kentucky Restaurant Banned Tipping, Here's What Happened to Servers' Wages

Packhouse Meats boldly decided it's time to do away with tipping, and the result has been surprising.
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June 10, 2014

One Crazy Statistic Tells You Everything You Need to Know About U.S. Gun Laws

This certainly puts modern gun violence in perspective.
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June 10, 2014

The Surprising Reason Why Many Men Are Now Drinking Breast Milk

And the strange places they're getting it from.
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June 10, 2014

It's June, and Here's What Lake Superior Still Looks Like

Scientists say this winter's polar vortex is having some serious lasting effects across the country.
June 10, 2014

11 Brilliant Podcasts That Will Make You Look Forward to Your Commute

No, they're not 'This American Life' or 'Radiolab.'
June 10, 2014

Boko Haram Just Kidnapped Another Group of Women in Nigeria — And Nobody Cares

The terrorist group is not backing down.
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June 10, 2014

Republicans Just Suffered One of the Biggest Primary Upsets in Congressional History

Politicians are nervous about the underdog who just ousted House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in Virginia.
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June 10, 2014

There Have Been 5 Major Shootings in the U.S. in the Past Week Alone

And there's been a school shooting almost every week in the 18 months since the Sandy Hook massacre.
June 10, 2014

NYU Study Reveals Which Face White People Would Give to During a Recession

The evidence points to a huge problem.
June 10, 2014

14 Enlightening Maurice Sendak Quotes to Live By

He left behind a legacy that children across America will always remember.
June 10, 2014

The Beastie Boys' Fight With Monster Energy Is What Artistic Integrity Looks Like

It isn't about money — it's about protecting a friend's dying wish.
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June 10, 2014

Finally, There's a War-Themed Video Game That's Actually Worth Playing

It could help us understand the real cost of war.
June 10, 2014

Elon Musk Has a Radical Plan to Put More Electric Cars on the Road

No automobile manufacturer has ever done anything like this before.
June 10, 2014

Finally, President Obama Takes a Bold Stand Against Climate Change Deniers

This is the interview many of us have been waiting for.
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June 10, 2014

Will Protests and Scandals Ruin Public Attitudes Toward Hosting the World Cup?

Brazil could be the tipping point in public opinion on government spending for major sporting events.
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June 10, 2014

#NotGoingtoBrazil Is the Latest Rallying Cry of the World Cup

Locals are not happy with their government and FIFA's handling of the World Cup.
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June 10, 2014

Mic Check — Welcome to the United States of Gun Violence

Your guide to the most important news and ideas for June 11, 2014.
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June 10, 2014

What New York State Would Look Like if It Endured the Syrian Conflict

New data puts the country's bloody civil war in perspective.
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June 10, 2014

Your Neighborhood Is About to Look a Little More Like Afghanistan

Who at the Pentagon thought this was a good idea?
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June 10, 2014

In 2016, Olympians Will Compete Against Sewage, Dead Dogs and Industrial Pollution

And no, this isn't a deliberate part of an event.
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June 10, 2014

57,000 Reasons Why the Obama Administration Needs to Fix the VA Now

The agencies which are supposed to help veterans are completely failing.