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Dec. 15, 2016

When will 'Younger' season 4 premiere?

Expect a new season of 'Younger' back sooner than later.
Dec. 15, 2016

Ivanka Trump's boots are getting some pretty pointed reviews on Amazon

"These boots are perfectly designed to trample on fellow Americans' civil rights day or night."
Dec. 15, 2016

Dylann Roof found guilty of hate crimes in 2015 murders at Charleston church

After a weeklong trial, jury delivers guilty verdict. But will they vote to give Dylann Roof the death penalty?
Dec. 15, 2016

What time does 'Super Mario Run' come out? Everything we know for the Dec. 15 release date

'Super Mario Run' release time: Nintendo's first mobile game is almost here!
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Dec. 15, 2016

You should always wiggle the card reader on an ATM to avoid getting scammed

A simple-but-effective technique for avoiding credit card fraud.
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Dec. 15, 2016
Dec. 15, 2016

Will Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen appear in 'Fuller House' season 3?

Don't get your hopes up, Michelle fans.
Dec. 15, 2016

How much to tip movers, taxi or Uber drivers, barbers, and for pizza delivery or massages

Here's how much you should tip all the service workers in your life.
Dec. 15, 2016

Survivor finale December 2016 recap: Who wins season 33, 'Millennials vs. Gen X'?

Find out the winner of 'Survivor' season 33.
Dec. 15, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Apple TV Release Date: How to play on your TV and computer right now

'Super Mario Run' on Apple TV? Here's how to make it happen.
Dec. 15, 2016

'Overwatch' Top 500 Season 3 List: How to check your skill rating rank in competitive play

Sorry, 'Overwatch' players — you probably didn't make the cut for the top 500.
Dec. 15, 2016

'Pokémon Go' Update: Charts and lists reveal the best gym attackers after balance changes

Update your 'Pokémon Go' gym attack squad with these charts and get back to dominating your enemies.
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Dec. 15, 2016
Dec. 15, 2016

White Missouri students turn backs, flash "Trump" sign at all-black basketball team

There's a pretty big foul on this court.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Piers Morgan tried to mansplain PTSD to Lady Gaga, who has PTSD

Morgan made it clear that there's a lot he doesn't understand about PTSD.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Syria Before and After: These sobering photos show a war-torn Aleppo

These before-and-after photos show the devastation of the war in Syria.
Dec. 15, 2016

Where is 'Super Mario Run'? Here's why you can't download the game yet.

It's Dec. 15, so where is 'Super Mario Run'?
Dec. 15, 2016

Does 'Super Mario Run' use data? Nintendo's app might demolish your cell plan.

Will 'Super Mario Run' kill my data?
Dec. 15, 2016

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin: Global chess match between Russia and the president-elect

This is Mic's daily read on Donald Trump's America — and how it affects you. Putin, tech, millennial coping and more today.
Dec. 15, 2016

Syfy's 'The Expanse' was the most surprising show of 2016

'The Expanse' will renew your faith in Syfy making good sci-fi shows, just in time for season two in February 2017.
Dec. 15, 2016

'Overwatch' Christmas Skins: Mei's update disappoints, but Blizzard promises a solution

Not impressed with Mei's 'Overwatch' Christmas skin? You're not alone.
Dec. 15, 2016

'Pokémon Go' Nest Migration Changes: Locations and maps update for the 9th time

'Pokémon Go' nest locations are changing again. Track down those Pikachu nests to find your Christmas Pikachu.
Dec. 15, 2016

The future is now: Here are the biggest scientific and technological advances of 2016

These innovations are changing the world as we know it.
Dec. 15, 2016

Anti-Trump groups will hold Electoral College protests in all 50 states on Dec. 19

Organizers are putting together 50 protests — one for each state — to get the Electoral College to reject Donald Trump.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Orphans trapped in eastern Aleppo plead for help in heartbreaking video: "We want peace"

"We are afraid. We hope that you will evacuate us from her so we can live in peace."
Dec. 15, 2016

Will 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' feature a post-credits scene?

No 'Star Wars' film has featured a post-credits scene, will 'Rogue One' be the first?
Dec. 15, 2016

NBC News: Vladimir Putin personally directed Russian intel op to get Trump elected

High-level intel officials told NBC News they have "high confidence" Putin had a "vendetta" against Hillary Clinton.
Dec. 15, 2016

Will Princess Leia appear in ‘Rogue One’? Here’s some spoiler-free postulating.

I'm just trying to pass the time until my 'Rogue One' screening.
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Dec. 15, 2016

No, Republican electors aren't planning to upend Donald Trump's victory

Electors seem unlikely to rock the boat come Monday.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Bakersfield, California, police shoot unarmed Latino man Francisco Serno

The 73-year-old was carrying only a crucifix and reportedly had dementia.
Dec. 15, 2016

Hack-proof your life now: 4 software programs that will help keep your secrets safe

Protect your data with these easy security tips.
Dec. 15, 2016

What will happen in the 'Designated Survivor' winter finale? Episode 10 preview

What will happen when ABC's new hit drama 'Designated Survivor' airs its winter finale Wednesday night?
Dec. 15, 2016

Julia Ioffe, reporter fired for Donald Trump tweet, faces anti-Semitic harassment online

Ioffe was responding to news that Ivanka Trump might be taking over FLOTUS' office in the White House.
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Dec. 15, 2016

4 terrible things that can happen if you join a bad public Wi-Fi network

Not all Wi-Fi networks are safe.
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Dec. 15, 2016

On this day in 1973, the APA declared that homosexuality is not a mental illness

The decision marked a major step forward for the LGBTQ rights movement.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Judge sentences pickup artist to 8 years for gang rape

"It was about being a rapist," the judge said of Alex Smith's pickup artist "school."
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Dec. 15, 2016

White House accuses Putin of direct role in interference with 2016 election

The White House suggested Putin was behind hacks — and Trump likely knew.
Dec. 15, 2016

Sonequa Martin-Green cast in 'Star Trek' TV show. Will that affect 'The Walking Dead'?

Does Sasha top the list of characters most likely to die in the second half of 'The Walking Dead' season 7?
Dec. 15, 2016

Who is Gypsy? 'The Flash' season 3 casts new DC character and Justice League member.

'The Flash' has cast 'Sleepy Hollow' actress Jessica Camacho as Gypsy. Here's what you need to know about the DC character.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Poll shows since Trump’s election, Republicans have started to changed their tune on Putin

Poll demonstrates a 56-point shift in Republicans' views on Russian president.
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Dec. 15, 2016

London brewery uses your DNA to make beer based on your personal taste preferences

The beer is made with information provided by personal genetics service 23andMe.
Dec. 15, 2016

These Muslim women are refusing to remove their hijabs, despite the rise of attacks

"I would like to live in a world where my actions are not motivated by fear."
Dec. 15, 2016

Is there a way to end the Electoral College? Yes, and it's totally legal.

Here's everything you need to know about the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Syria shows the US isn't the world's "good cop"

The U.S. likes to think of itself as the good cop on the world stage. The reality is different.
Dec. 15, 2016

Uber throws human driver under the bus after self-driving snafu

It's been a terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad day for Uber.
Dec. 15, 2016

This week the world learned an uncomfortable truth: Kanye West is the black Donald Trump

This week the world learned exactly who Kanye West is.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Muslim teenager Yasmin Seweid was reportedly arrested for faking hate crime

Seweid's actions shouldn't delegitimize or take away from the uptick in anti-Muslim hate crimes.
Dec. 15, 2016

Nintendo Switch Games, Specs and Rumors: Increased horsepower, 'Dark Souls' and more

Some classic action games might be coming to the Nintendo Switch.
Dec. 15, 2016

'Passengers' Reviews: Should you go see the new Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt movie?

The reviews are in and it's not looking good.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Trump's Deportation Plan: Here’s what it would take to deport millions of immigrants

Donald Trump has many obstacles to overcome in order to actually deport 2 to 3 million immigrants.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Obama commits to defending his legacy on race with black men and boys

The president celebrates My Brother's Keeper.
Dec. 15, 2016

Swiss Airlines executive said "Muslim" in-flight meals can be used to profile passengers

This Swiss executive thinks telling governments which passengers order halal meals is a good way to track and profile Muslims.
Dec. 15, 2016

8 positive moments in politics that remind us 2016 wasn't all bad

Feeling down about the political state of 2016? Here are eight moments that should cheer you up, at least a little.
Dec. 15, 2016

225 years ago the Bill of Rights was signed. Here's how it is under attack from Trump.

Trump claims he has read the U.S. Constitution. But has he?
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Dec. 15, 2016

11 last-minute DIY gift ideas that are cooler than anything in stores

These DIY gifts are so good you'll want to keep them for yourself.
Dec. 15, 2016

'Hidden Figures' review: Taraji P. Henson and company make vital history entertaining

A movie as important as 'Hidden Figures' doesn't need to be this good.
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Dec. 15, 2016

The surprising difference between white eggs and brown eggs

Before you judge an egg by its shell, there's something you must know!
Dec. 15, 2016

Trump Tech Summit: Here's what happened at his meeting with Silicon Valley executives

The president-elect calms the fears of tech giants, promises cooperation — for now.
Dec. 15, 2016

Female Israeli parliamentary aides stage "miniskirt" protest against sexist dress code

"I didn't choose to work in the place laws are passed so ... people would focus on my body instead of letting me do my job."
Dec. 15, 2016

iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2016: When and where to watch

Catch the holiday special airing on Dec. 15 at 8 p.m.
Dec. 15, 2016

5 ways women's issues were ignored in 2016

2016: Not a great year for women.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Milwaukee officer charged with first-degree reckless homicide for killing Sylville Smith

Dominique Heaggan-Brown shot and killed Sylville Smith in August.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Sweet sounding headphones for the holiday — from Beats, Sennheiser and more

These ten headphones are a worth every penny for long-lasting quality sound.
Dec. 15, 2016

College athletes should be punished for being misogynists. But will that end rape culture?

Sure, sexist language can get men pulled from the field — but it can still get them into the Oval Office.
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Dec. 15, 2016

'IndyStar' investigation finds 368 gymnasts alleged sexual abuse in past 20 years

USA Gymnastics may have purposefully ignored or actively covered up claims of sexual misconduct.
Dec. 15, 2016

Donald Trump may have axed Twitter from tech meet over "Crooked Hillary" emoji

Twitter's refusal to create an emoji mocking Hillary Clinton may have made an enemy of its biggest fan.
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Dec. 15, 2016

RuPaul can't sleep because of Donald Trump — many queer people of color feel the same way

Here's how a few queer people of color have tried to cope after the 2016 election.
Dec. 15, 2016

11 positive moments in entertainment that remind us that 2016 wasn't all bad

The bright spots in 2016 really made it memorable.
Dec. 15, 2016

Meet Annaleigh Ashford, the lucky woman Jake Gyllenhaal will costar with on Broadway.

Get to know Jake Gyllenhaal's 'Sunday in the Park with George' co-star.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Looking to help Syrians in Aleppo? Here are some options.

As Aleppo evacuates, here are some ways to help victims of the Syrian civil war.
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Dec. 15, 2016

How ASOS is bucking the influencer trend by helping to promote unknown artists

"We were overwhelmed by how many incredibly talented, inspiring creatives there are out there – it's a good problem to have."
Dec. 15, 2016

Donald Trump continues to play dumb on Russia hack, despite having been briefed on it

The US intelligence community unanimously believes Russia was behind election hacks, but Donald Trump still doesn't buy it.
Dec. 15, 2016

Trump was supposed to outline his conflicts of interest. All we got was this lousy tweet.

Thursday was supposed to be the day we got some answers from Donald Trump. All we got was this lousy tweet.
Dec. 15, 2016

George RR Martin thinks ‘Westworld’ will win over ‘Game of Thrones’ at the Golden Globes

(But he's making a bigger point about how great sci-fi television is in 2016.)
Dec. 15, 2016

'Silence' review: An in-depth look at Martin Scorsese's masterful religious epic

One of the last films to premiere in 2016 is one of the best films of 2016.