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Jan. 30, 2017

Reza Aslan reminds Paul Ryan of his immigrant roots

"You forgot where you came from."
Jan. 30, 2017

Obama "fundamentally disagrees" with Donald Trump's Muslim ban, is "heartened" by protests

Before he left office, President Barack Obama said he would speak out when America's "core values may be at stake."
Jan. 30, 2017

Groundhog Day 2017 predictions: Will Punxsutawney Phil see his shadow?

Punxsutawney Phil doesn't have the greatest track record.
Jan. 30, 2017

Did Obama ban refugees in 2011? Fact-checking Trump's statements about Obama and refugees

Trump cited Obama as precedent for his draconian immigration executive order.
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Which countries is Trump banning? There's something these 7 nations have in common

Absolutely no refugees from the seven countries in Trump's ban have committed a single fatal attack in the U.S.
Jan. 30, 2017

British petition to prevent Trump's state visit to UK tops 1 million signatures

A petition to block Trump from official state visits in the U.K. passed 1 million signatures in just one day.
Jan. 30, 2017

Imelme Umana becomes first black woman to serve as president of the Harvard Law Review

Umana is following in the footsteps of a guy you might know named Barack Obama.
Jan. 30, 2017

What does vetting mean? Here's what the US process for screening immigrants and refugees looks like

The screening process is already extremely thorough.
Jan. 30, 2017

Miss Universe 2017 Winner Controversy: Twitter users say Iris Mittenaere's answer was mistranslated

We owe it to the contestants to listen to what they're saying — their voices can make a difference.
Jan. 30, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs. Samsung Galaxy S8: Everything you need to know

What's the difference between the two devices?
Jan. 30, 2017

People are trolling a Trump Hotels tweet from 2011 with pro-immigrant and pro-refugee messages

A benign tweet from 2011 got lit over the weekend.
Jan. 30, 2017

How one woman's Facebook post spurred massive airport protests after Trump's Muslim ban

Meet the women who helped lead the revolt.
Jan. 30, 2017

Who was Fred Korematsu? What the WWII activist can teach us about Trump's America

On what would have been his 98th birthday, here's what the civil rights hero can still teach us.
Jan. 30, 2017

Oscars 2018 Predictions: Forget this year — what movies will win big next year?

Will 2018 be Woody Harrelson's year? Or Jessica Chastain's?
Jan. 30, 2017

These are some of the possible ways Trump will change the DACA policy

He's had a number of positions on this, so what's actually going to happen?
Jan. 30, 2017

What are the Geneva Conventions? 4 ways Trump is obliterating the way we treat war.

Hint: One of them involves waterboarding.
Jan. 30, 2017

Ashton Kutcher, Julia Louis-Dreyfus address immigration ban at 2017 SAG Awards

Hollywood is not staying quiet about the immigration ban.
Jan. 30, 2017

Who is Mahershala Ali's wife? How Amatus Sami-Karim helped him convert to Islam

Mahershala Ali used his SAG Awards speech to talk about his religion.
Jan. 30, 2017

Everything to know about Donald Trump's immigration order: "Muslim ban," protests and what's next

Trump did more to change America's role in the world in a week than Barack Obama did in eight years. What's next?
Jan. 30, 2017

'Dota 2' Dark Moon Guide and Strategy: How to beat the event and win rewards

Learn the best tips and tricks in our 'Dota 2' Dark Moon strategy guide.
Jan. 30, 2017

'League of Legends' 7.3: Update patch notes for next major update revealed

A new mode, champion changes and possible practice tool are coming soon with 'League of Legends' 7.3.
Jan. 30, 2017

Steve Bannon's Naval Career: What to know about Trump chief strategist's military history

Steve Bannon, who served seven years in the Navy, has been granted full membership on the National Security Council.
Jan. 30, 2017

Miss France Iris Mittenaere: 5 things you didn't know about the Miss Universe winner

This lovely lady has all sorts of talents and interests you didn't see in the competition.
Jan. 30, 2017

What does Trump's ban do? 5 key things the immigration executive order has changed

What to know about Trump's controversial Muslim ban.
Jan. 30, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Update Notes: Patch 0.55.0 and 1.25.0 goes live — Gen 2 secrets inside?

'Pokemon Go' update 0.55.0 and 1.25.0 is here.
Jan. 30, 2017

The #DeleteUber movement is still going viral — but here's what you should know about Lyft

If you're mad at the Uber CEO, Lyft has a link with Trump to consider as well.
Jan. 30, 2017

These 5 devices will get you closer to a truly smart home in 2017

Check out these products that will make your home smarter.
Jan. 30, 2017

'Overwatch' Bastion Buff: Update notes detail big character changes coming to the PTR

Everyone's least-favorite robot is getting a makeover. The Bastion Buff update has been confirmed.
Jan. 30, 2017

Miss Canada Siera Bearchell makes Top 13 at Miss Universe after being fat shamed by trolls

Miss Canada just showed internet trolls who's boss.
Jan. 30, 2017

Watch these Iraqi daughters reunite with their mom after 24-hour detention at JFK Airport

They were apart for two decades. The last day, thanks to Donald Trump, was excruciating.
Jan. 30, 2017

African Union tells Trump "our people were taken as slaves," but not as refugees

"This is one of the greatest challenges to our unity and solidarity."
Jan. 30, 2017

Trump says his Muslim ban is keeping out "bad dudes." Here's what those bad dudes actually look like

Children account for almost half of all refugees in the world.
Jan. 30, 2017

'GTA Online' Shark Cards: Prices, bonus deals and more for PS4, Xbox One and PC.

Being rich in 'GTA Online' can be an expensive proposition in real-world money.
Jan. 30, 2017

When will 'Better Call Saul' Season 3 premiere? 4 things to know about new season

The devolution of Jimmy McGill continues on AMC this April.
Jan. 30, 2017

Get richer this tax season: 10 easy ways millennials can maximize refunds and avoid costly mistakes

Use these tips to help maximize your tax refund in 2017.
Jan. 30, 2017

The ACLU got $24.1 million in online donations this weekend

That's six times what they normally get in a year.
Jan. 30, 2017

'Overwatch' Year of the Rooster Update: It's not just you, this new patch is super buggy

Bugs as far as the eye can see in the 'Overwatch' Chinese New Year event update.
Jan. 30, 2017

Sean Spicer retweeted — and emphatically endorsed — an 'Onion' article that roasted him

Does the White House press secretary know the 'Onion' is satire?
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1965 Immigration and Nationality Act: What it is — and how Dems can use it against Trump

This 1965 bill has transformed the U.S. over the past 52 years — and could be a key to opposing Trump's Muslim ban.
Jan. 30, 2017

8 Uber and Lyft alternatives: Taxi, cab and other ride apps that are cheap — and just as easy to use

Ditch the big ridesharing apps for these alternative taxi and car services.
Jan. 30, 2017

Wasn't Trump once pro-choice? Here's the president's evolving platform on abortion.

The president has offered some conflicting views on abortion over the years.
Jan. 30, 2017

Who is Stephen Miller? Trump's policy chief is likely architect of controversial immigration ban.

Stephen Miller, who penned Trump's inauguration address, has a long history of controversial statements about immigrants.
Jan. 30, 2017

GOP senator says Donald Trump's executive order has "the appearance of religious ban"

Few Republican critics said Trump's order had a religious test.
Jan. 30, 2017

'Pokémon Go' cheat apps for Android and iOS that don't require a root or jailbreak

Use the few remaining 'Pokemon Go' cheat apps at your own peril.
Jan. 30, 2017

Hundreds of people are volunteering to translate for lawyers fighting Trump's Muslim ban

Americans of all backgrounds are volunteering their services. Many are immigrants themselves.
Jan. 30, 2017

When will 'Stranger Things' season 2 premiere on Netflix?

We just want Barb back.
Jan. 30, 2017

What was up with Winona Ryder at the SAG Awards? Expressions on stage spark hilarious memes.

So many facial expressions squeezed into a short amount of time.
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'Injustice 2' Gear List and System: Everything we know about gear slots and gear sets so far

How do gear sets and gear slots work in 'Injustice 2'? Here's what we know so far.
Jan. 30, 2017

7 contradictory quotes from President Trump on Planned Parenthood

The president hasn't always been consistent when it comes to his views on Planned Parenthood.
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Jan. 30, 2017

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called Quebec City shooting "terrorism attack on Muslims"

"Muslim Canadians are an important part of our national fabric."
Jan. 30, 2017

Donald Trump admits his executive order was a "ban"

Donald Trump just stepped on his own administration's message that his executive order on "extreme vetting" was not a Muslim ban.
Jan. 30, 2017

Oscar predictions 2017: SAG Awards give boosts to 'Hidden Figures' and Denzel Washington

If any movie is going to beat 'La La Land,' it's 'Hidden Figures.'
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Jan. 30, 2017

American Jews, invoking Holocaust, are not here for Trump's Muslim ban

“For me, it's a deeply personal pain.”
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Miss France, Iris Mittenaere, crowned Miss Universe 2016

Steve Harvey got it right this year.
Jan. 30, 2017

'RBI Baseball 17' Xbox One Release Date News: Corey Seager revealed as new cover athlete

'R.B.I Baseball 17' is coming this spring, and it has a new cover athlete. Here's a hint: He wears Dodger Blue.
Jan. 30, 2017

Donald Trump says the protests at airports were the real problem, not his Muslim ban

Donald Trump says "only 109 people out of 325,000 were detained" at airports thanks to his Muslim ban.
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Jan. 30, 2017

3 ways DREAMers can prepare for Trump's immigration reform

Children brought into the country illegally are preparing for a new world. Here's how.
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Jan. 30, 2017

Quebec Mosque Shooting: Here's what we know about the victims, the suspects and more

Leaders from around the world have condemned the attack. Thus far, Donald Trump has remained silent.
Jan. 30, 2017

'The Expanse' star Dominique Tipper talks season 2, Naomi’s backstory and the show’s diversity

"The effort to keep this show diverse is beyond anything I've ever seen before."
Jan. 30, 2017

Samantha Bee’s alt-White House Correspondents' Dinner is the roast we’ll need in 2017

We can't wait for the "Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner."
Jan. 30, 2017

Father John Misty's "Two Wildly Different Perspectives" begs for a sober dialogue on immigration

Father John Misty dispenses with the satire to ask for a more intelligent form of dialogue.
Jan. 30, 2017

Rihanna and Azealia Banks spent the weekend throwing shade over Trump and Banks' xenophobia

Banks and Rihanna feuded over Banks' xenophobic Trump support.