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Nov. 29, 2016

'Pokémon Go' Update: 20 best attackers and defenders after TDO and CP changes

'Pokémon Go' update: The new Pokémon rankings following the balance update have been calculated.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Standing Rock protesters are getting help from thousands of veterans as "human shields"

Veterans for Standing Rock will be a frontline of protection for peaceful protesters.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Donald Trump suggests jail time, loss of citizenship for burning the American flag

Trump's suggestion would have serious consequences for First Amendment rights.
Nov. 29, 2016

'Final Fantasy 15' Noctis/Prompto fan art is getting super-gay on Tumblr

Fans are co-opting the aggressively heterosexual 'Final Fantasy 15' into something much gayer.
Nov. 29, 2016

If Louisa May Alcott were alive today, these are 4 social justice issues she'd care about

The 'Little Women' author was a voracious supporter of social justice.
Nov. 29, 2016

Is Dylann Roof trying to get "death by jury" in Charleston trial? Some experts think so.

The judicial system works best when two sides, equally matched, have the chance to influence Dylann Roof's fate, an expert says.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Plane carrying 81, including Brazil's Chapecoense football club, downed in Colombia

76 people have been confirmed in the crash.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Makeup isn’t suddenly genderless. It always has been.

James Charles as the first CoverBoy is progress, but also a nod to the past.
Nov. 29, 2016

Pokémon Bank 'Sun and Moon' Release Date: Update coming in January 2017

When will Pokémon Bank work with 'Pokémon Sun and Moon'?
Nov. 29, 2016

'Pokémon Go' Gen 2 List: 'Gold' and 'Silver' Pokémon we want to see in the update

Pokémon Go Gen 2 List: Take a sneak peek at what we expect from the rumored update.
Nov. 29, 2016

Netflix December 2016 Releases: 12 new additions to binge watch

A guide to the best new TV shows and movies to stream on Netflix in December.
Nov. 29, 2016

What's leaving Netflix in December 2016? Here's the top 6 titles disappearing this month.

The highway to the danger zone ends on Netflix in December.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Boycott Trump app helps you avoid all businesses affiliated with Donald Trump

The app provides a complete list of companies that are affiliated with Trump and his businesses.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Evan Rachel Wood tweets full statement on rape following 'Rolling Stone' interview

"I am still standing. I am alive. I am happy. I am strong. But I am still not okay."
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Nov. 29, 2016

Pirelli calendar 2017 may be an anti-Photoshop statement, but there's just 1 problem

Women featured include Jessica Chastain, Rooney Mara and Uma Thurman.
Nov. 29, 2016

Arizona teen decorated swastika cupcake for Jewish friend's birthday

Turns out cupcakes CAN be tasteless.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Fix your life with the 4 best list and organization apps for iPhone

Take control of your life again.
Nov. 29, 2016

Donald Trump doubles down on election fraud lies in furious Twitter tirade

Trump reiterated baseless claims voter fraud cost him the popular vote and called journalists "pathetic" for questioning him.
Nov. 29, 2016

Tom Price, Trump's pick for health secretary, is a troubling sign for reproductive rights

The president-elect's choice for Health and Human Services secretary shows he's doubling down on opposition to abortion.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Steve Bannon can be racist and still have black friends

A 'New York Times' article about Steve Bannon highlights one of America's fundamental misunderstandings about racism.
Nov. 29, 2016

Tom Price's health care plan: How much insurance costs would rise if Obamacare is repealed

Everything you need to know about how health care costs could change if the ACA is repealed.
Nov. 29, 2016

Oscar predictions 2016: Will 'Moana' or 'Zootopia' take best animated feature?

The smart money is on 'Moana,' but the race is closer than it seems.
Nov. 29, 2016

What do the 'Gilmore Girls' last four words mean for future episodes?

'Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life' revealed creator Amy Sherman-Palladino's legendary final four words.
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Nov. 29, 2016

'Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer': When and where to watch the 1964 Christmas classic

This holiday favorite narrated by Burl Ives features family-friendly music and stop-motion animation.
Nov. 29, 2016

How a pig farmer and her vegetarian boyfriend have made their love last for 12 years

She raises animals for slaughter. He's been a vegetarian since he was 11.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Tennessee wildfires leave at least 3 dead, mayor confirms

Officials estimate the Tennessee fires have left thousands more displaced.
Nov. 29, 2016

'Westworld' finale theories: Is Stubbs secretly a Host?

Or do we just care about him because he's a Hemsworth lite?
Nov. 29, 2016

Team Skull dancing meme: 'Pokémon Sun and Moon' music videos are taking Tumblr by storm

'Pokémon Sun and Moon' memes: Want to see Team Skull dance to Smash Mouth's 'All Star'? Of course you do.
Nov. 29, 2016
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Nov. 29, 2016

Abortion providers in Texas will be legally required to bury or cremate fetal remains

"This rule is a thinly-veiled attempt to shame Texans who have abortions and make it harder for the doctors who provide them."
Nov. 29, 2016

'Pokémon Sun and Moon' global mission: How to participate and win a big prize

The first global mission for 'Pokémon Sun and Moon' is live! Here's how to join in.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Porn star James Deen is still being honored for his work despite sexual abuse allegations

The adult performer was accused of abusing 10 women, but he just keeps getting nominated for awards.
Nov. 29, 2016

The internet did an excellent job predicting ‘Westworld’ — Does that hurt season 2?

Reddit has been one of the stars of 'Westworld.'
Nov. 29, 2016

Fight for 15: Organized mass strikes, protests take place across country

Strikes are taking place across the country to demand an increase in the minimum wage.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Gov. Jack Dalrymple orders "mandatory" evacuation of #NoDAPL protest site

Dalrymple's order says state authorities will no longer "guarantee" emergency services, which are now at the discretion of police.
Nov. 29, 2016

Einstein may have been wrong about the speed of light, new theory suggests

This theory could have huge consequences for our understanding of how the universe began.
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Nov. 29, 2016

What gifts give back? Your holiday guide for gifts that help the world.

This holiday season, why give someone junk they don't need?
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Nov. 29, 2016

South Carolina officer Michael Slager says he shot Walter Scott "as I was trained to do"

"I fired until the threat was stopped as I was trained to do," the former North Charleston officer said in court Tuesday.
Nov. 29, 2016

'Overwatch' Oasis map update released on PTR, but Symmetra's rework still needs more time

'Overwatch' Oasis map has a jump pad and traffic hazards. This is not a drill.
Nov. 29, 2016

Meet the U.S. senator pushing to make Donald Trump use a real blind trust

Maryland Sen. Benjamin Cardin is pushing Trump to address conflict of interest concerns.
Nov. 29, 2016

Mitch McConnell slams Donald Trump over flag burning tweet

McConnell shot back at Trump's suggestion flag burners should be jailed or stripped of citizenship, saying it is protected speech.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Netflix's Barack Obama biopic star Devon Terrell said role helped him accept his identity

"You don't have to fit in anywhere. The truth is you belong. Wherever you are."
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Nov. 29, 2016

Tom Price's health care plan and other facts to know about Donald Trump's cabinet member

Here's what you need to know about Tom Price, Trump's pick for health and human services secretary.
Nov. 29, 2016

Donald Trump picks Obamacare opponent Tom Price to run US health care

Price favors replacing Obamacare with a system of tax credits and a return to private insurance markets.
Nov. 29, 2016

Who is performing at the 2016 Rockefeller tree lighting ceremony?

Josh Groban, Tori Kelly, Tony Bennett and more set to perform at the 2016 Rockefeller tree lighting ceremony.
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Nov. 29, 2016

What to know about KT McFarland, Trump's national security pick

Here's what you need to know about KT McFarland, Trump's deputy national security adviser.
Nov. 29, 2016

Will more ‘Gilmore Girls’ episodes be coming to Netflix? Kelly Bishop responds.

Gilmore matriarch Kelly Bishop is on board — but only with her queen, Amy Sherman-Palladino.
Nov. 29, 2016

Forget 'Westworld' — our brains are actually great at telling humans and robots apart

Our brains aren't easily fooled by robots.
Nov. 29, 2016

Facebook Messenger launches Instant Games with 17 titles including 'Pac-Man'

You can now play games on Facebook without downloading any apps.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Donald Trump officially wins Michigan, breaks 300 Electoral College votes

But experts agree, Trump's victory is not a landslide win.
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Nov. 29, 2016

15 photos from the Fight for 15 minimum wage strikes happening across the country

Dozens of arrests were reported as law enforcement responded to the demonstrators nationwide.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Chapecoense football club: What to know about the Brazilian team killed in plane crash

The club was considered the "Cinderella" story of Brazilian soccer in recent years.
Nov. 29, 2016

'Hamilton' Pence controversy helps Broadway show break new record

'Hamilton' cast members' speech to Mike Pence results in box office bump.
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Nov. 29, 2016

Donald Trump will reportedly choose Elaine Chao for secretary of transportation

Chao is the former secretary of labor under George W. Bush.
Nov. 29, 2016

What movies are coming out in December 2016? 16 can't-miss new releases

'Rogue One' and 'Jackie' are just a few of the big theatrical releases in December.
Nov. 29, 2016

Everything you need to know about HBO's 'Big Little Lies'

HBO has an eerie new drama with a killer cast.
Nov. 29, 2016

Navigating Trump's America: While Tom Price changes Obamacare, Trump will tweet

This is Mic's guide to Donald Trump's America — and how it affects you. Obamacare, tweets, recounts and more today.
Nov. 29, 2016

Alexis Bledel teases 'Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 3': Here's what it could be about

The girls reconnect 10 years in the future and their lives have changed drastically.
Nov. 29, 2016

Apple is reportedly working on a high-end iPhone with a curved screen

This could be really special.
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Nov. 29, 2016

What caused the Chapecoense Brazil soccer team's plane to crash?

Initial reports suggest electrical problems in the charter plane that crashed into a Colombian mountainside late Monday night.
Nov. 29, 2016

Twitter is going to stream an exclusive 'Star Wars: Rogue One' event with new footage

Twitter will broadcast never-before-seen footage along with a Q&A with the film's cast and director.
Nov. 29, 2016

Frank Ocean announces first US show since 2014: List of where he's playing in 2017

Frank Ocean will be headlining several festivals in 2017.
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Nov. 29, 2016

ISIS claims without evidence that OSU attacker Abdul Razak Ali Artan was ISIS "soldier"

ISIS is attempting to take credit for Monday's attack on Ohio State's campus.
Nov. 29, 2016

Giving Tuesday 2017: Find the best charities, avoid donation scams and get a tax deduction

What is Giving Tuesday? Here's everything to know about donating to a charity, avoiding scams and nabbing a tax break.