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Jan. 10, 2017

Dylann Roof sentenced to death for 2015 Charleston church shooting

Roof was convicted on 33 charges, including hate crimes resulting in death and firearms-related offenses.
Jan. 10, 2017

Top intel officials say Russia claims it has compromising info on Donald Trump

No one could have possibly seen this coming.
Jan. 10, 2017

Anti-vaxxer says Donald Trump asked him to lead a commission on vaccine safety

Donald Trump believes that vaccines cause autism, a claim doctors and scientists have debunked.
Jan. 10, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Update Notes: PokéStop refresh speeds changing for the worse, players report

A recent 'Pokémon Go' update may mean more "Try Again Later" warnings at PokéStops. Here's why.
Jan. 10, 2017

The liberal hysteria over "fake news" has backfired. Bigly.

Democrats blamed "fake news" for President-elect Donald Trump. But now "fake news" is a GOP rallying cry.
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Jan. 10, 2017

Obama's Farewell Speech: Time, channel, how to watch and what to expect

Here's how you can watch Obama's farewell address and, frankly, why you should.
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Jan. 10, 2017
Jan. 10, 2017

Jeff Sessions hearing: What we learned from Trump's attorney general in the Senate

This is Mic's daily read on Donald Trump's America. Today, the headlines out of Jeff Sessions hearing in the Senate.
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Jan. 10, 2017

A woman froze to death in Portland, Oregon, after being evicted for $338 in overdue rent

Her mother said she would have paid her daughter's rent if she had known.
Jan. 10, 2017

Ronda Rousey alludes to hitting "rock bottom" in JK Rowling-inspired Instagram post

Rousey breaks her silence following her loss to Amanda Nunes, quotes Rowling's "The Fringe Benefits of Failure" in Instagram post.
Jan. 10, 2017

Jeff Sessions Voting Record: 6 troubling signs for progressives in the Alabama senator's record

Here's what worries progressives about Donald Trump's pick for attorney general.
Jan. 10, 2017

Did the Holocaust happen? Google's top search results still say it's a hoax

Google promised to fix its Nazi problem. Two weeks later, nothing has changed.
Jan. 10, 2017
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Jan. 10, 2017

Healthy breakfast recipes that'll actually keep you full

High in protein and fiber, consider these power breakfasts.
Jan. 10, 2017

'The Bachelor' 2017: Who did Nick Viall send home during his group date in episode 2?

Who did Nick Viall send home abruptly and why?
Jan. 10, 2017

'Celebrity Apprentice' 2017: Who was sent home in episodes 3 and 4?

Two more contestants were eliminated on 'The New Celebrity Apprentice'.
Jan. 10, 2017

Why 'Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries' is the TV show you should be watching on Netflix

'Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries' takes its viewers on a wild ride.
Jan. 10, 2017

Trump inauguration cost: How much the president's swearing-in ceremony costs taxpayers

When Trump assumes the presidency on Jan. 20, it won't be cheap.
Jan. 10, 2017

Jared Kushner's businesses: Here are Trump son-in-law's business ventures — and possible conflicts

There are a lot of potential problems in Jared Kushner's business dealings.
Jan. 10, 2017

'The Bachelor' 2017 Episode 3 Spoilers: What happened to Liz?

"Are you looking for a wife?"
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Jan. 10, 2017

Chef dubbed Salt Bae is going viral for his sensual videos chopping meat

The way Nusret Gökçe chops and seasons meat is on another level.
Jan. 10, 2017

'Overwatch' Valentine's Day Voice Lines: Lots of fans hate the Mercy/Genji relationship

Here's how 'Overwatch' fans are reacting to the rumored romance between Genji and Mercy.
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Jan. 10, 2017

Jared Kushner and anti-nepotism statutes: What you need to know about the controversy

Trump appointed his son-in-law to a major White House role, raising concerns about conflicts of interest and nepotism.
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Jan. 10, 2017

Kim Kardashian chauffeur arrested in connection Paris robbery

Authorities believe the Kim Kardashian robbery was an inside job.
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Jan. 10, 2017

Tom Ford doesn't want Melania Trump wearing his clothes since they're not American-made

"My clothes are made in Italy. They're very, very expensive."
Jan. 10, 2017

'One Day at a Time' tells one of the best teen coming out stories of all time

Elena's coming out is the most powerful part of a truly emotionally gripping series.
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Jan. 10, 2017

7 volunteers in Tampa were arrested for feeding homeless people

On Tampa city property, giving away food can be considered a crime.
Jan. 10, 2017

David Bowie: How he changed music, fashion and tech

Though he died on Jan. 10, his legacy will far outlive his career.
Jan. 10, 2017

MTV's Ira Madison III tweets off-color joke about Jeff Sessions' Asian granddaughter

The writer said he was attempting to call out the attorney general pick's previous statements about Asians.
Jan. 10, 2017

'Sims 4' Vampires Game Pack Release Date: Update adds new abilities and costume options

You can "WooHoo" in a coffin with 'The Sims 4' Vampires update.
Jan. 10, 2017

Former New York Sen. Al D'Amato booted from plane in Florida

The former Republican lawmaker, who specialized in transportation, got involved in an airplane ruckus.
Jan. 10, 2017

Jared Kushner's family: Here's what to know about the family history of Trump's son-in-law

Kushner has been named a Trump senior adviser.
Jan. 10, 2017

Inauguration Chair: Trump will be surrounded by "soft sensuality" of D.C. at inaugural

The circus isn't coming to town, the inaugural organizer promises.
Jan. 10, 2017

'Super Mario Frost Land': Nintendo Switch rumored game seems fake. Here's why.

'Super Mario Frost Land' is the leaked title of Nintendo's upcoming Switch game. Maybe.
Jan. 10, 2017

'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Season 4: What happened in the midseason finale?

Season four of 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' returns tonight with the ramifications of artificial intelligence. What went so wrong?
Jan. 10, 2017

'Scalebound' Canceled News: Why Platinum Games canned the Xbox One exclusive

One of the coolest looking Xbox One exclusives is dead — Scalebound is canceled.
Jan. 10, 2017

Facebook screwed up its diversity initiative in the most depressingly predictable way

This wasn't a failure in recruitment, it was a failure in hiring practices.
Jan. 10, 2017

Trump Inauguration 2017: Charlotte Church turns down performance with a perfect tweet

Charlotte Church and Piers Morgan have revived their ongoing feud, this time over Donald Trump's inauguration.
Jan. 10, 2017

'Splatoon Counterattack' Nintendo Switch Game Rumors: Everything we know about the port

Could 'Splatoon Counterattack' characters get the 'Smash Bros.' Nintendo Switch DLC treatment?
Jan. 10, 2017

Taraji P. Henson has a perfect response to Hollywood thinking black women can't open films

Pardon her French, but the 'Hidden Figures' star isn't hearing that excuse anymore.
Jan. 10, 2017

Pay less for a home — despite Trump's HUD freeze on FHA mortgage loan insurance discount

Timing is ripe to pull the trigger on your first home purchase. Here's how to avoid getting burned.
Jan. 10, 2017

Protesters disrupt Jeff Sessions confirmation hearing with KKK call-out

Two protesters dressed in Ku Klux Klan robes were removed from the room by Capitol police officers.
Jan. 10, 2017

"Angel Shots" aimed to help women protect themselves from potentially dangerous dates

The drink order serves as a secret code to safely escort women away from uncomfortable situations.
Jan. 10, 2017

Bernie Sanders misses a crucial link between abortion and "economic issues" in his CNN town hall

More often than not, abortion is an economic issue.
Jan. 10, 2017

What time does 'Taboo' premiere? Everything you need to know about the new FX series

The dark period drama 'Taboo' premieres Jan. 10 on FX.
Jan. 10, 2017

Samsung reveals the battery of the future — and it probably won't explode

The battery offers electric vehicles a greater driving range.
Jan. 10, 2017

Why Migos' "Bad and Boujee" hitting No. 1 matters

Migos is far from a one-hit wonder.
Jan. 10, 2017

'Being Mary Jane': Where did season 3 leave off? Recap before season 4

Here's what you missed on Being Mary Jane.
Jan. 10, 2017

There are 10 things Dylann Roof doesn’t want to hear at his sentencing. “Evil” is No. 1.

"Evil" and "heart of hate" are among the words Dylann Roof wants prosecutors to avoid during closing arguments to the jury.
Jan. 10, 2017

Barbra Streisand, mid-teeth cleaning, called into MSNBC to weigh in on Trump vs. Streep

"I don't know how we're going to take four years of this."
Jan. 10, 2017

'Celebrity Apprentice' 2017: Team Arete has a breakdown and Carson Kressley gets injured

Things got a little too real on 'The New Celebrity Apprentice'.
Jan. 10, 2017

What to expect from the Jeff Sessions confirmation hearing for attorney general

The opposition to Sessions is fired up, but he's fighting back.
Jan. 10, 2017

Solange was interviewed by Beyoncé and gave powerful tips to women in the workplace

"Our mother always taught us to be in control of our voice and our bodies and our work."
Jan. 10, 2017

Bill O'Reilly sexual harassment suit quietly settled by Fox News

The 'New York Times' reported Fox News paid off Juliet Huddy for her silence.
Jan. 10, 2017

'Letters to a Young Muslim' answers one of the hardest questions for Muslim American youth

Omar Saif Ghobash gives powerful advice for young Muslim Americans in midst of a battle of their identities.
Jan. 10, 2017
Jan. 10, 2017

We need to talk about Hailee Steinfeld's, erm, fashions

You deserve better!
Jan. 10, 2017

The latest L'Oréal makeup campaign is a master class in diversity

The campaign features Hari Nef, Marquita Pring Sabina Karlsson and Darnell Bernard.
Jan. 10, 2017

'This Is Us' isn't a cry-worthy guilty pleasure. It's so much more than that.

'This Is Us' has heart, which shouldn't be mistaken for being emotionally manipulative.
Jan. 10, 2017

Twitter suspended Martin Shkreli — but his legacy of abusing women online lives on

Shkreli's gone, but his followers continue to harass journalist Lauren Duca.
Jan. 10, 2017

Fleg and Boggin: 'League of Legends' Warwick teaser update reveals new characters

Two new characters were revealed in Warwick's animated teaser. Are Fleg and Boggin important to 'League of Legends'?
Jan. 10, 2017