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'Pokémon Sun and Moon' IV checker and calculator: How to judge your Pokémon's stats

'Pokémon Sun and Moon' IV checker and calculator: A combination of game data and tools provides expert Pokemon analysis.

How to evolve Magneton into Magnezone in 'Pokémon Sun and Moon' with this simple trick

Tips and tricks for 'Pokémon Sun and Moon': How to evolve Magneton into Magnezone.

'Pokémon Go' CP Changes: Balance update gives Chansey a huge boost

'Pokémon Go' CP changes make Chansey the new Pokémon to beat.

How to Fish in 'Final Fantasy 15': Full guide, tips and tricks

Here's everything you need to know about fishing in 'Final Fantasy 15.'
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What is happening in Standing Rock, North Dakota? Timeline, facts and more

Hint: There is a DAPL-Trump connection.

Free stuff! 10 things grown-ups know you should never pay for if you don't want to

There are tons of freebies out there — here is how to find them.

'The Flash' season 3, episode 8 concludes with a new twist for DC 'Invasion' Crossover

The CW's DC crossover event stirred up trouble on 'The Flash.'
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Obama's Final Pardons: A short list of who could be granted clemency

These are Obama's rumored picks for his final pardons.

'Final Fantasy 15' PC Release Date: Could it happen?

'Final Fantasy' fans are hungry for a PC version of 'Final Fantasy 15.' Could it happen? Let's discuss.

Donald Trump blasts OSU attacker, says Somali refugee shouldn't have been in the U.S.

Trump said the suspected attacker, who was of Somali descent, should not have been in the U.S.

'Pokémon Sun and Moon' QR codes: How to get Duosion, Luxio and more with Island Scanner

Here's how to get the most out of the QR scanner and codes in 'Pokémon Sun and Moon.'

'Final Fantasy 15' guide: Tips for combat, finesse, magic and sprinting

'Final Fantasy 15' guide: Learn how to sprint forever, find out what the hell "finesse" is and more in our handy roundup.

In 1896, Jagadish Chandra Bose proved science fiction wasn’t a white man’s game

The writer was honored in a Google Doodle on Wednesday.

Utah lawmakers are trying to force doctors to tell patients some abortions are reversible

A Republican-backed anti-abortion bill relies on science that has been called "tantamount to quackery."

Here's how many of Trump's cabinet appointees have a history of racism

Some of Trump's cabinet picks have concerning histories.
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Evil Kermit meme origin: How hooded Kermit came to dominate social media

Where did you come from, evil Kermit? And where are you headed?

'Vikings' season 4, part 2 premiere: Where did the History Channel leave off?

'Vikings' returns to History with the exciting second half of season 4.
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How to change your Wi-Fi SSID and hide your network to avoid being hacked

An easy, but effective way to ward off hackers.
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Charlotte officer who killed Keith Lamont Scott will not be charged, prosecutor says

Officer Brentley Vinson has been legally cleared of wrongdoing in the the Sept. 20 shooting.

The new 'Star Trek' has an out gay lead character. Here's why that matters.

Anthony Rapp is a gay man playing a gay man, and that's still a rarity.

Media coverage of Donald Trump's "deal" to save Carrier jobs needs some big grains of salt

Until we know the details of the Carrier deal, it's a PR win and little more.

'Overwatch' update 1.5.0.2 patch notes: Bug fixes for Sombra, Reinhardt, Ana and more

A new 'Overwatch' update hit PC on Wednesday. We dug into the patch notes to find out what's changing.

'Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors: Where and when to watch 'Circle of Love'

The Parton family returns with an all-new holiday special.

Is flag burning illegal? The history of one of the most striking acts of dissent

Donald Trump should read the First Amendment.

When is ‘The Winds of Winter’ being released? George R.R. Martin gives new update on book.

'Game of Thrones' fans could be reading 'Winds of Winter' very soon.

The government's $100 billion in student debt forgiveness is not as forgiving as it sounds

Student loan debt forgiveness is a lot trickier than it sounds.

How 7-year-old Bana al-Abed uses Twitter to shed light on the plight of Syrian children

A 7-year-old Syrian girl's tweets illuminate the personal effects of widespread tragedy.

Donald Trump says he'll leave his business "completely" — but a huge question remains

The president-elect won't stop accusations that his conflicts of interest are unconstitutional without truly divesting.

'The Flash' season 3, episode 9 will reunite Barry Allen and Jay Garrick in winter finale

'The Flash' winter finale sees Jay Garrick return to help Barry defeat Savitar and Alchemy.
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Stephen Hawking says eating better isn't rocket science in new PSA — but he's wrong

The smartest man in the world may need to do a little extra reading.
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People are asking if President Obama will pardon Hillary Clinton

A new question looms large.

Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Drunk History' of Hamilton is as entertaining as you’d expect

"I want to order Domino's," a drunk Miranda says. Don't we all?

The best fitness trackers to buy this holiday season: Fitbit, Jawbone, Garmin and more

A rundown of the best fitness trackers on the market.

Rush Limbaugh goes full racist on Nov. 29 edition of radio show

""What is black-style basketball? You empty the clip on your opponents?" Limbaugh asked on his show.

Happy birthday, Chrissy Teigen: Her 12 greatest clapbacks on Twitter

The best Chrissy Teigen Twitter fights.

Utah lawyers are pledging to defend Muslim refugees for free in Donald Trump's America

The Refugee Justice League of Utah is spearheading this amazing interfaith effort.
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How to get Netflix offline: Details for downloading and watching on offline mode

Netflix has just announced that users of the streaming service can begin downloading shows for offline viewing immediately.

Trevor Noah believes the media should treat Trump like a toddler, which makes sense

Trevor Noah made a pretty strong argument on 'The Daily Show' Tuesday night.

The Best Amazon Holiday 2016 Daily Deals: Kindle books, headphones, cookware and more

Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be over, but the Amazon deals keep coming.

'Masters of Sex' Canceled: Did the season 4 finale end with a cliffhanger?

The 'Masters of Sex' season four finale aired on Nov. 13.
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Samsung Galaxy S8 leak shows an impressive new camera

What the latest Samsung Galaxy 8 leak reveals about the device's camera.
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At the 2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, natural hair might be making a big statement

For the 2016 show, more than one model is known to rock natural hair.

Rockefeller Tree Lighting 2016 Livestream: How to watch annual lighting live online

How to livestream the Rockefeller Center tree lighting.

You'll soon be able to buy and smoke a clone of Hunter S. Thompson's marijuana buds

Want to channel the great Hunter S. Thompson? It may soon get a whole lot easier.

27% of Germans believe rape can be justified — so why are refugees often singled out?

Let's put an end to rape culture and xenophobia.
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Mitt Romney's net worth compared to Donald Trump's: How do they stack up?

Battle of the Republicans: Trump vs. Romney's net worth

CEO of Philip Morris, world's largest tobacco company, says he may phase out cigarettes

André Calantzopoulos said the IQOS "smokeless cigarette" could "phase out" the original.
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4 reasons why Trump being a climate change doubter could spell disaster for the planet

Why Trump's presidency may be disastrous for the future of climate change.

What time is the 2016 Rockefeller tree lighting ceremony in New York City?

Watch New York City's most famous Christmas tree light up live in Manhattan or on TV.

Who is Steve Mnuchin? What you need to know about the reported pick for Treasury secretary

Steve Mnuchin, former Goldman Sachs banker, is reportedly Donald Trump's pick for Treasury secretary.

Office of Government Ethics trolls Donald Trump in bizarre tweetstorm

"Brilliant! Divestiture is good for you, very good for America!" the agency, perhaps sarcastically, told the incoming president.

Serena Williams calls for female athletes to "dream big" in open letter

"I never let anything or anyone define me or my potential. I controlled my future."
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U.S. Navy test drives new app to help prevent sexual assault

LiveSafe is an app that aims to stop sexual assault before it starts.
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Inclusive doll company Lammily wants to bring back wheelchairs for dolls

The doll company Lammily is pushing the cause on Kickstarter.

Trump's America: As Trump leaves his business empire, Wall Street moves to the White House

This is Mic's guide to Donald Trump's America — and how it affects you. Trump's business, economic leaders, ISIS and more today.

‘Incorporated’ Review: Syfy’s new drama is far from perfect, but feels relevant in 2016

'Incorporated' is set in a fascinating dystopian future ravaged by global warming, but is brought down by a cliché narrative.

The best fitness smartwatches to buy this holiday season: Apple, Pebble, Misfit and more

The perfect wrist companions from Apple, Pebble, Samsung and more.
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4 things to know about Mitt Romney, Trump's potential pick for Secretary of State

Romney, who intensely opposed Donald Trump, is angling for a position in Trump's Cabinet.
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Two students sue Kansas State University for not investigating alleged off-campus rape

K-State is currently being investigated by the U.S. Department of Education for its mishandling of Title IX cases,

Wilbur Ross, billionaire investor, reported as Donald Trump's commerce secretary pick

Ross has a history of saving failing companies — as well as layoffs, outsourcing and mining accidents.
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Here's your first look at Kylie Jenner's debut merchandise line

The goods will be available online, and perhaps at her own pop-up store too.
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Steve Bannon backs out of college appearance after protest threats

After thousands signed up on an event page to protest Bannon's attendance at a Harvard event, the Breitbart chief backed out.
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"Humanitarian catastrophe" in Mosul, Iraq, as 650,000 people lose access to water

In the ISIS-occupied city, food and water are quickly running out.

'Game of Thrones' season 7: Sophie Turner warns about Sansa Stark's "power trip"

'Game of Thrones' star Sophie Turner discusses Sansa Stark's newfound power in season 7.
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Nancy Pelosi wins another term leading House Democrats, defeating challenger

Nancy Pelosi was re-elected as leader of the House Democrats, easily beating back a challenge to her authority from Rep. Tim Ryan.
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