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Jan. 4, 2017

Judge rules doctors can refuse trans patients and women who have had abortions

US District Judge Reed O'Connor hugely expanded what's allowed under "religious freedom" with Saturday's ruling.
Jan. 4, 2017
Jan. 4, 2017

Is 'Alaskan Bush People' real or fake? 6 things to know about the Brown family

'Alaskan Bush People' new season premieres on Discovery Channel Wednesday night.
Jan. 4, 2017

This photo of Ilhan Omar's swearing-in ceremony shows exactly why representation matters

Several people on Twitter celebrated the Minnesota lawmaker after she took her oath on Tuesday.
Jan. 4, 2017

How to break the habit of checking your phone all the time

Stop being the person who's always on their phone.
Jan. 4, 2017

Wale and Tomi Lahren go at it on Twitter over rapper's diss track "Smile"

The talking head used her Twitter fingers to call out the rapper over his new song.
Jan. 4, 2017

Impeaching Donald Trump: Here are 4 issues Democrats can attack now

Some of the ways in which the president-elect may already have committed impeachable offenses.
Jan. 4, 2017

Donald Trump promises mystery press conference — after bailing on last one

Trump spokeswoman Hope Hicks says they "anticipate" the matter of Trump's conflicts of interest will come up.
Jan. 4, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Legendary Birds: Rumored release event date for Articuno, Moltres and Zapdos

Everything 'Pokémon Go' players need to know about the Legendary Birds.
Jan. 4, 2017

'Kingdom Hearts 3': Release date details, trailers, promos, gameplay and more

The 'Kingdom Hearts 3' release date can't come soon enough.
Jan. 4, 2017

'Pokémon Go' event dates: What holiday updates and bonuses to expect in 2017

Special events in 'Pokémon Go' have so far been fun times.
Jan. 4, 2017

Nintendo Switch Price and Pre-Order: How to make a reservation early and what it may cost

Everything we know about the Nintendo Switch price and pre-orders so far.
Jan. 4, 2017

Donald Trump trusts Julian Assange over his own US intelligence officers

Donald Trump appears to trust Julian Assange more than intelligence officers sworn to protect and serve the U.S.
Jan. 4, 2017

Disturbing video catches North Carolina officer slamming black student to ground

"This kind of force, especially with kids in schools, is never justified," ACLU attorney Irena Como told the 'News & Observer.'
Jan. 4, 2017

Here are the dates of every major meteor shower in 2017

Let the stargazing begin.
Jan. 4, 2017

Wendy's just tweeted the Pepe the Frog meme, a white supremacist mascot

This is why we can't have nice things.
Jan. 4, 2017

Republicans blocked a SCOTUS nominee for a year. Now they're mad Dems plan to do the same.

Mitch McConnell is getting called out for hypocrisy after blocking Obama's Supreme Court nominee for nearly a year.
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Jan. 4, 2017

Kansas Rep. Roger Marshall's son dabbing with Paul Ryan is the first great meme of 2017

Worth it: Rep. Roger Marshall's son gets grounded after dabbing at his father's swearing-in ceremony, confusing Paul Ryan.
Jan. 4, 2017

College students plan nationwide walkouts to protest Donald Trump's inauguration

Organizers are hoping that this is the beginning of a new student movement for the left.
Jan. 4, 2017

Virginia's proposed "trans bathroom bill" also requires schools to out trans students

The ACLU said it has a "significant fight ahead" in combatting anti-transgender laws.
Jan. 4, 2017

Omarosa, former 'Apprentice' star, reportedly joining Donald Trump administration

Trump has reportedly hired Omarosa for a position in his administration.
Jan. 4, 2017

'Chasing Cameron' Season 2: How to fix the Cameron Dallas Netflix series

Should 'Chasing Cameron' return, the series will need a couple of serious fixes.
Jan. 4, 2017

5 facts about Omarosa Manigault you probably don't know

5 unexpected facts about Trump's reality star-turned-White House appointee.
Jan. 4, 2017

'Super Smash Bros.' Nintendo Switch Characters: Rayman rumors run wild

Could Rayman be added to 'Smash Bros.' in advance of his new Nintendo Switch game?
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Jan. 4, 2017

A guide to keeping your New Year's resolutions now that your life is back in full swing

You really can keep your New Year's resolutions all year if you get serious and stay focused.
Jan. 4, 2017

Trump's America already looks like an African kleptocracy

Fill the swamp! Fill the swamp!
Jan. 4, 2017

Dylann Roof Sentencing: Live tweeting the death penalty trial

The convicted killer is functioning as his own attorney and planned to deliver opening remarks.
Jan. 4, 2017

Nintendo Switch Specs, Leaks and Rumors: Potential memory storage problems emerge

How will the handheld Nintendo Switch store console-sized games? Based on recent leaks and rumors it doesn't look good.
Jan. 4, 2017

Nintendo Switch Release Date Games: Mario, Pokémon and other launch titles to expect

Which Nintendo Switch games should you expect to come to the system?
Jan. 4, 2017
Jan. 4, 2017

Trump Inauguration Protests: Here are the groups applying to protest Inauguration Day

Many groups are planning to protest Trump's inauguration.
Jan. 4, 2017

Donald Trump flashes renegade spirit by siding with Julian Assange over US intelligence

This is Mic's daily read on Donald Trump's America. The president-elect showed a degree of moxie on Tuesday unknown to DC.
Jan. 4, 2017

Chase Sapphire Reserve holders are disproportionately millennials — and richer than you

The Chase Sapphire Reserve seems out of reach for most.
Jan. 4, 2017

Ex-'American Idol' singer Bo Bice cries reverse racism, which isn't a thing

Bice alleged racial discrimination and threatened to sue the Popeyes owners.
Jan. 4, 2017

How to get 'Hamilton' tickets in 2017: Tips and tricks to get tickets this year

There actually are ways to see Hamilton before 2050.
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Jan. 4, 2017

13 quick and healthy stir-fry recipes for dinner in a flash

Stir-fry a healthy, veggie-heavy meal faster than you can order pizza.
Jan. 4, 2017

'Overwatch' update: PTR patch will nerf Roadhog's hook, Blizzard reveals

Roadhog's hook from hell is finally getting some much-needed changes in an upcoming Overwatch PTR update.
Jan. 4, 2017

'Overwatch' 2.02 Update: Oasis' jump pad makes Bastion in turret mode even more horrifying

'Overwatch' version 2.02 introduces a new way to be even more annoying as Bastion.
Jan. 4, 2017

'Madden 17' Ultimate Team Update: NFL Predictor blends prop betting and gaming

The latest 'Madden 17' update lets you bet on NFL games in Ultimate Team.
Jan. 4, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Incubators: Events, levels, limits, cost, types and everything else we know

Hatching eggs is a way to get Snorlax and Lapras in 'Pokémon Go,' but you'll need some incubators to do it.
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Jan. 4, 2017

Hey Mic readers! We want to hear from you!

Wanna be in a focus group — and receive a $100 Amazon gift card?
Jan. 4, 2017

'Good Behavior' season 1 finale plot released online; what will happen in episode 10?

What will happen to Letty and Javier in the season finale of 'Good Behavior'?
Jan. 4, 2017

'Overwatch' Doomfist: Terry Crews stokes new character rumors with latest tweet

'Overwatch' Doomfist update: Don't tease us like this, Terry.
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Jan. 4, 2017

LIRR Train Crash: Latest updates on Wednesday's derailment near Atlantic Terminal

More than 100 passengers were injured.
Jan. 4, 2017
Jan. 4, 2017

Kal Penn donates $25K to Palestinian refugees after 'MasterChef Celebrity Showdown' win

In 2016, about 1,300 Palestinians were displaced by Israeli demolitions.
Jan. 4, 2017

'Super Smash Bros. 4' Mods: Incineroar, Popplio and more 'Pokémon Sun and Moon' characters

A wild 'Super Smash Bros 4' mod appeared and it's super effective
Jan. 4, 2017

'World of Warcraft' Diablo Anniversary Event: Find a Treasure Goblin and beat the Cow King

How to find the secret cow level in the 'World of Warcraft' Diablo 20th anniversary event.
Jan. 4, 2017

Ruben De Los Santos: What to know about the North Carolina officer who threw teen

The school resource officer who threw an unnamed student to the ground Tuesday has been identified.
Jan. 4, 2017

Will Medicare eligibility change under Trump? Here's what we know.

Here's how access to health care for seniors could change in the new administration.
Jan. 4, 2017

Check your credit report: Equifax and TransUnion hit with $23M fine for misleading people

Equifax and TransUnion — two of the three major players — were slapped with a $23 million fine.
Jan. 4, 2017

Trump's Top Donors: 11 donors who gave millions to the Trump campaign

Donald Trump is about to take office. Here are some of the big money donors who helped get him there.
Jan. 4, 2017

Indian officials victim blame women for New Year's "mass molestation"

A government official said "these things happen" when women dress "like Westerners."
Jan. 4, 2017

HBO Series 'The Young Pope' Starring Jude Law: What we know so far

What you need to know about the new miniseries starring Jude Law as the youngest Pope ever
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Jan. 4, 2017
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Jan. 4, 2017

Why everyone, regardless of gender, race or socioeconomic status, should own a wig

No element of style creates a fantasy like a wig.
Jan. 4, 2017
Jan. 4, 2017

Meet Bonjour, the artificially enhanced smart alarm clock from the future

This smart alarm clock uses artificial intelligence to program your day.
Jan. 4, 2017