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Aug. 13, 2016

CNN Used Michigan Muslim Woman's Face in Video About ISIS Recruitment — She's Not in ISIS

The footage was of her singing the U.S. national anthem in front of an American flag.
Aug. 13, 2016

Muslim Imam and His Assistant Killed in NYC in Possible Hate Crime

"We blame Donald Trump for this," 33-year-old Khairul Islam told the New York Daily News.
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Aug. 13, 2016

Secretly Recorded Video Shows a Violent Clash Between Amber Heard and Johnny Depp

Depp can be seen smashing wine glasses and screaming expletives in the footage.
Aug. 13, 2016

Kenny Baker, Actor Who Played R2-D2 in 'Star Wars,' Dead At 81

In addition to playing one of the series' most memorable characters, Baker appeared in Willow, Labyrinth and The Elephant Man.
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Aug. 13, 2016

Meet Michelle Carter — The First American Woman To Win Gold In Shot Put

She's not just a star athlete; she's also a body positive hero.
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Aug. 13, 2016

Trump Campaign Office Reportedly Opening Across the Street From Pulse Nightclub Location

People have spotted pro-Trump signs across the street from Pulse nightclub.
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Aug. 13, 2016

Donald Trump Spokeswoman Says Barack Obama Invaded Afghanistan

Ah, yeah. That's totally what happened.
Aug. 13, 2016

Watch Anti-Racism Activist Tim Wise Trace the Historical Context of Trump's Use of Race

Trump is far from the first rich guy to paint minorities as the cause of white anxieties.
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Aug. 13, 2016

One big reason Donald Trump is losing: Americans aren't as angry as he thinks

Popular anger seemed to be the one thing Trump had going for him – but he's misread the electorate's mood.
Aug. 13, 2016

Chicago Mom Sues Public School System for Handcuffing 6-Year-Old Girl After Taking Candy

The guard said, "I'm teaching her a fucking lesson. She took a piece of candy and I handcuffed her under the stairs."
Aug. 13, 2016
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Aug. 13, 2016

Claremont Students of Color Sparked an Intense Debate for Seeking Nonwhite Roommates

Three students of color are facing a controversy over an ad for nonwhite roommates.
Aug. 13, 2016

Hacker Guccifer 2.0 Releases Private Information For Nearly 200 Congressional Democrats

Officials believe Russian hackers are behind the Guccifer 2.0 Wordpress site.
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Aug. 13, 2016

Olympic Diving Practices Are Cancelled Thanks to That Weird Green Water

The water's color is gross, but officials say it can't hurt the athletes.
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Aug. 13, 2016

Your Favorite Japanese Candy Has a Special Just-For-Men Version

Because chocolate definitely has a gender.
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Aug. 13, 2016

Puerto Rico is Officially in a Public Health Emergency Over Zika Virus

The official declaration allows the U.S. government to send the islands emergency resources.
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Aug. 13, 2016

A Brief History of Usain Bolt's Path to the 2016 Rio Olympics

"Lightening Bolt" is set to retire in 2017.
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Aug. 13, 2016

What to Know About Justin Gatlin, Team USA's Best Bet to Beat Usain Bolt at the Olympics

Will Justin Gatlin be able to beat Usain Bolt?