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Jan. 13, 2017

5 previous Super Bowl halftime shows that broke ground or stirred controversy

From Michael Jackson to Beyoncé, here are the Super Bowl halftime performances that really left their mark.
Jan. 13, 2017

Lindsay Lohan's Instagram bio says "Alaikum salam" and Muslims are welcoming her to Islam

Muslims on Twitter are congratulating Lindsay Lohan, whom they believe has converted to Islam.
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Jan. 13, 2017

How to download Android's Nougat 7.1.1 update right now

If and only if your phone is worthy enough to get it.
Jan. 13, 2017

A third of congressional Democrats are boycotting Donald Trump's inauguration

Here's why 63 members of Congress won't be at Inauguration Day festivities.
Jan. 13, 2017

The new Lady Liberty coin is black — and racists on the internet are losing their minds

Where there is progress, there are angry white nationalists.
Jan. 13, 2017

Nintendo Switch Controller Options, Compatibility: What controllers support the Switch?

Are my old Nintendo controllers compatible with Nintendo Switch?
Jan. 13, 2017

Dakota Johnson gets real about 'Fifty Shades Darker' sex scenes with Jamie Dornan

Johnson credits her trusting relationship with Jamie Dornan for the movie's sex scenes.
Jan. 13, 2017

'GTA Online' Weed Farm Guide and Location Tips: Worth your time in the Bikers upgrade?

Managing a weed farm in 'GTA Online' may not be all it's cracked up to be.
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Jan. 13, 2017

When will marijuana stores open in Nevada? Despite being legal, it's going to be a while.

Cannabis enthusiasts will have to wait until June.
Jan. 13, 2017

Mic's Storm the Swamp map will show you every key protest on Trump's inaugural weekend

The unprecedented president will be met with unprecedented action.
Jan. 13, 2017

Jackie Evancho defends decision to play Trump's inauguration after opening up about sister

Jackie Evancho is still performing at Trump's inauguration, even though his administration is openly anti-LGBTQA.
Jan. 13, 2017

Carole Packman disappearance: The chilling true story of Netflix's 'The Investigator'

The British true crime story has many twists and turns.
Jan. 13, 2017

Bernie Madoff is still getting rich — from his prison hot chocolate monopoly

A little 150 year prison sentence isn't stopping him from getting paid.
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Jan. 13, 2017

MLK Day: Meet 9 lesser known women behind the civil rights era's biggest achievements

Here are nine lesser-known names to celebrate on MLK Day.
Jan. 13, 2017

Joseph Fiennes won't play Michael Jackson after all; Sky Arts releases statement

The planned episode of 'Urban Myths' has been pulled.
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Jan. 13, 2017

Snapchat Update: How to use the new search feature

You're going to want to know how to use this.
Jan. 13, 2017

10 MLK quotes to inspire you in 2017

Civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. would have been 87 on Monday. Here are some of his most inspiring quotes.
Jan. 13, 2017

Nintendo Switch vs. Wii U: Graphics, hardware specs, features, controllers, price and more

How does the Nintendo Switch stack up next to the Wii U? Let's find out.
Jan. 13, 2017

US Mint and Treasury announce a black woman will be Lady Liberty on new currency

The U.S. Mint will also depict Lady Liberty as Asian-American and Indian-American.
Jan. 13, 2017

Growing number of Democratic members of Congress will boycott Trump's inauguration

Democratic lawmakers say they will spend Inauguration Day "preparing for resistance" rather than celebrating.
Jan. 13, 2017

'Pokémon Stars,' 'Super Smash Bros' for Switch and other games Nintendo hasn't confirmed

'Pokémon Stars'? 'Smash Bros.' for Switch? We didn't see any of these exciting games at Nintendo's reveal event.
Jan. 13, 2017

Ashley Graham's daring new photoshoot proves that plus-size models can do high fashion

Graham breaks through the Lane Bryant bubble and shows everyone how it's done.
Jan. 13, 2017

#DontNormalizeHate PSA shows parallels between Muslim registry and Japanese internment

This PSA should serve a reminder of just how serious Donald Trump's threat to create a Muslim registry could be.
Jan. 13, 2017

'Super Mario Odyssey' trailer, release date, pre-order, price, gameplay and more — updated

Here's everything we know about the Nintendo Switch Mario game: 'Super Mario Odyssey'.
Jan. 13, 2017

The xx's 'I See You' is here: Download and streaming options for the new album

You have a variety of options for listening to 'I See You' by the xx.
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Jan. 13, 2017

Bush sisters write letter to Malia and Sasha Obama: "You have so much to look forward to"

The Bush sisters to Malia and Sasha Obama: "We have watched you grow from girls to impressive young women with grace and ease."
Jan. 13, 2017

Yes, Steve Harvey, people do date Asian men. Meet 7 couples who defy your stereotype

Steve Harvey forgot about these famous Asian men and their high-profile relationships.
Jan. 13, 2017

Nintendo Switch Pro Controller price, details announced

If you're planning on getting a Switch, you'll have a lot of controller options to choose from.
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Jan. 13, 2017

Friday the 13th: Meaning and why we're so afraid of it

Here are the possible origins behind our Friday the 13th fear. You scared yet?
Jan. 13, 2017

GOP lawmaker would rather investigate those critical of Donald Trump than Trump himself

Jason Chaffetz is more concerned that an ethics watchdog criticized Donald Trump than he is about Trump's conflicts of interest.
Jan. 13, 2017

Chicago Police Department engaged in rampant abuses, DOJ says. Read the full report here.

Chicago residents dont have "lawful, responsive and transparent" policing, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said on Friday.
Jan. 13, 2017

Trump Inauguration Route 2017: Map, best viewing spots and more

Learn more about Trump's inauguration and parade route, including where you should stand.
Jan. 13, 2017
Jan. 13, 2017

Nintendo Switch Specs, Memory, Screen Size: New console's graphics and hardware revealed

Nintendo just revealed the specs powering its new Switch console.
Jan. 13, 2017

Trump Inauguration 2017: Toby Keith, 3 Doors Down to perform Jan. 19

A bro country icon, a Broadway star and an early '00s pop rock outfit walk into an inauguration.
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Jan. 13, 2017

NFL playoff schedule 2017: the remaining dates and times of games ahead of Super Bowl LI

The Patriots are once again the favorites to win the Super Bowl.
Jan. 13, 2017

'Logan': Hugh Jackman takes to Twitter to reveal the synopsis for his final Wolverine film

Just over a month before its release, we finally have the official synopsis for Hugh Jackman's final Wolverine film, 'Logan.'
Jan. 13, 2017

Nintendo Switch Neon Joy-Cons: Price, release date, pre-order and everything we know

These neon Joy-Con controllers for the Nintendo Switch look awesome.
Jan. 13, 2017

'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Master Edition: Price and everything you get

'Breath of the Wild' Master Edition: Prove your Zelda fandom with this huge special release for the Nintendo Switch.
Jan. 13, 2017

Nintendo Switch Games Full List: The definitive list of titles confirmed for the console

The Nintendo Switch launch games list has been confirmed. Here's what we can expect.
Jan. 13, 2017

Will Netflix renew 'A Series of Unfortunate Events' for season 2? Here's what we know.

Netflix's 'A Series of Unfortunate Events' has only just been released, but should we be preparing for a second season?
Jan. 13, 2017

Nintendo Switch Demo Events: Tour locations and cities where you can try the console

These Nintendo Switch demo events are your best chance to get your hands on the new device before launch.
Jan. 13, 2017

Al Sharpton promises young black Americans this march will be all about them

Marchers from around the country will rally near the Martin Luther King Jr. monument in Washington, D.C., on Saturday.
Jan. 13, 2017

‘Deadpool’ and Ryan Reynolds beautifully troll a “For Your Consideration” awards video

Ryan Reynolds and the 'Deadpool' team remind us of what went into the film with a hilarious "For Your Consideration" video.
Jan. 13, 2017

9 powerful images of MLK's fight for equality

Martin Luther King, Jr.'s values are still as important as ever.
Jan. 13, 2017

'A Series of Unfortunate Events' Review: "A Bad Beginning" is mediocre and middling

'A Series of Unfortunate Events' may be unadaptable.
Jan. 13, 2017

Nintendo Switch Review: Hands-on demo of the console, Joy-Con controllers and 'Zelda'

The Nintendo Switch feels like what the Wii U should've been.
Jan. 13, 2017

What to know about the final day of Senate cabinet hearings this week

This is Mic's daily read on Donald Trump's America. Today, what to know about the final day of Senate hearings this week.
Jan. 13, 2017

Nintendo Switch 'Splatoon 2' Release Date: First-party Nintendo shooter will see sequel

The Nintendo Switch livestream announcement brought fans of 'Splatoon 2' to the new console.
Jan. 13, 2017

President Bartlet, aka Martin Sheen, warns of political corruption as Trump takes over the West Wing

"I want an America where everyone has an equal voice — not just the money interests."
Jan. 13, 2017