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Jan. 9, 2017

Donald Trump attempted to clap back at Meryl Streep — and it completely backfired

If you come at the queen, you best not miss.
Jan. 9, 2017

Meryl Streep called out Donald Trump's mocking a disabled person in Golden Globes speech

"It sank its hooks into my heart," Streep said of Trump's mocking.
Jan. 9, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Event Over: Holiday special ends; update returns starters to old spawn rates

Here's a sad 'Pokémon Go' update. Increased spawn rates for Bulbasaur, Charmander, Squirtle and their evolved forms ended Jan. 8.
Jan. 9, 2017
Jan. 9, 2017

Where can you watch 'Sherlock' season 4 on Netflix right now?

It will probably be months before U.S. Netflix subscribers can watch 'Sherlock' season four.
Jan. 9, 2017

'Hidden Figures' beats 'Star Wars' at the box office. Here's why that matters.

"The Force was with us," 'Hidden Figures' star Janelle Monáe wrote on Instagram.
Jan. 9, 2017

‘Sherlock’ Season 4, Episode 2 Recap: Sibling twist brings down otherwise strong episode

The biggest issue with season four is the show's fixation on twists — "The Lying Detective" had one too many.
Jan. 9, 2017

Golden Globes Red Carpet Photos 2017: Women in tuxes, silver sequin gowns and more

The red carpet did not disappoint at this year's Golden Globes.
Jan. 9, 2017

NES Classic Hacking: How to add more games to the mini Nintendo console

It was only a matter of time before hackers cracked the code on Nintendo's NES Classic console.
Jan. 9, 2017

Nintendo Switch Logo Design: GIF and artist analysis reveals it's actually asymmetrical

The truth behind the Nintendo Switch logo design is driving us bonkers.
Jan. 9, 2017

How the government funds Planned Parenthood on the state and federal levels

How the healthcare organization receives its much-scrutinized government funds.
Jan. 9, 2017

Meet the black woman who will run from NYC to DC to raise money for Planned Parenthood

Giving Donald Trump's GOP a run for its money.
Jan. 9, 2017

‘Sherlock’ season 4, episode 3 synopsis: Plot details for third and final episode

Could this also be the series finale of 'Sherlock'?
Jan. 9, 2017

Conservatives think Meryl Streep's Golden Globes speech was elitist and out of touch. It wasn't.

This is what happens when human decency becomes politicized.
Jan. 9, 2017

Sofía Vergara's "anal" joke at the Golden Globes: Was it planned?

Sofia Vergara's joke at the Golden Globes inspired some online backlash.
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Jan. 9, 2017

The secret ingredient to BuzzFeed’s viral Tasty videos: Recipe theft, food bloggers say

Allegations of recipe burglary plague the viral site.
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Jan. 9, 2017

Kim Kardashian West Robbery: 16 suspects in custody of Paris authorities

The suspects were picked up in a police operation.
Jan. 9, 2017

Who is Eurus Holmes? The latest 'Sherlock' antagonist could be the biggest one yet

Plus, if Eurus is the secret Holmes sibling, what the hell is Sherrinford?
Jan. 9, 2017

Donald Trump calls Meryl Streep "over-rated" in his most inaccurate tweet to date

Donald Trump also denied mocking a disabled reporter, despite clear video evidence that he did.
Jan. 9, 2017

How to get the Insurgent in 'GTA 5 Online' and how to kill the HVY vehicle

The Insurgent is the best vehicle in 'GTA 5 Online' if you own it, and the worst vehicle if you don't.
Jan. 9, 2017

'Pokémon Sun and Moon' Team Builder: The ultimate guide to planning your Pokémon team

Suggestions for strong late-game Pokémon in 'Sun and Moon,' as well as an explanation of natures, IVs and EVs.
Jan. 9, 2017

At the 2017 Golden Globes, actress Lola Kirke made a bold anti-Paul Ryan fashion statement

"As a person with a platform, no matter what size it is, I think it's important to share your view."
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Jan. 9, 2017

Viola Davis' controversial collard greens ingredient is puzzling the internet

The ingredient sounds equal parts strange and delicious.
Jan. 9, 2017

Protesters bring printed definition of sexual assault to Jeff Sessions' office

Monday's protest was just the latest in the mounting opposition to Sessions ahead of his confirmation hearings.
Jan. 9, 2017

Golden Globes 2017 acceptance speeches: Watch all the memorable awards show moments here

The Golden Globes speeches you shouldn't miss.
Jan. 9, 2017

How many black people were killed by police in 2016?

2016 saw fewer total police-shooting deaths than 2015, but the number of black Americans killed by police remains high.
Jan. 9, 2017

Nintendo Switch Direct Date: Livestream event details and all your questions answered

How to prepare for the Nintendo Switch Direct livestream: Date, time, details and more.
Jan. 9, 2017

Oscars 2017 Predictions: How will the Golden Globes affect the Oscar race?

Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Viola Davis are up, while Natalie Portman is down.
Jan. 9, 2017

When will the 2017 Oscar nominations be announced?

You'll have to wait until late January.
Jan. 9, 2017

Trump Twitter: Here are 5 times Donald Trump has tweeted threats to US businesses

Donald Trump has singled out General Motors, Macy's and other corporations on Twitter.
Jan. 9, 2017

Nintendo Switch Release Date Games Lineup: GameStop leak shows launch title list

A new image claims to show every Nintendo Switch game in GameStop's database.
Jan. 9, 2017

5 things you couldn't do on the first generation iPhone that we can't live without now

2007's hottest item in tech is a dusty old dinosaur today.
Jan. 9, 2017

'Overwatch' Update: Jeff Kaplan calls out whiners after PTR nerfs for D.Va and Roadhog

Jeff Kaplan is tired of your complaints about the latest 'Overwatch' update — especially if you haven't tried them in the PTR.
Jan. 9, 2017

What to know about Donald Trump's Cabinet Senate confirmation hearings

This is Mic's daily read on Donald Trump's America. 9 senate hearings, 3 days, 1 news conference. What to know about this week.
Jan. 9, 2017

Jenna Bush asked Pharrell Williams about his movie 'Hidden Fences' and he wasn't happy

'Hidden Fences' is, sadly, not nominated tonight.
Jan. 9, 2017

Christian Siriano responds after Golden Globe nominee Chrissy Metz ditches his custom gown

"I think she's a wonderful actress with perhaps too many people in her ear dissolving her confidence."
Jan. 9, 2017

Here's the short story 'Sherlock' season 4's final episode is based on

The final episode of 'Sherlock' season four, titled "The Final Problem," is based on a story that ends with Sherlock's death.
Jan. 9, 2017

'Hidden Fences' is the film that the Golden Globes and Twitter couldn't stop talking about

'Hidden Fences' is the movie that everyone is talking about. Does it exist?
Jan. 9, 2017

Nintendo Switch 'Hotel Mario' HD Rumors: Alleged remastered screenshot circulates online

Send the Nintendo Switch 'Hotel Mario HD' rumors to hell where they belong.
Jan. 9, 2017

Next 'Overwatch' Update: New character voice lines fuel rumors of a Mercy/Genji romance

Mercy's crushin' on Genji. Is this in the next 'Overwatch' update?
Jan. 9, 2017
Jan. 9, 2017

This embrace by 'Atlanta' black male stars was the Golden Globes' most powerful moment

Brian Tyree Henry and Lakeith Stanfield showed us what's possible.
Jan. 9, 2017

How to watch 'Celebrity Apprentice' 2017, episode 3 online

Here's how to watch 'The New Celebrity Apprentice' online.
Jan. 9, 2017

iPhone Birthday: Watch the original iPhone announcement that was nearly a disaster

The stakes were high at the iPhone's debut.
Jan. 9, 2017

Jewish groups across the US receive bomb threats, forcing evacuations

The Anti-Defamation League confirmed at least 12 separate threats were phoned to Jewish institutions in the U.S. on Monday.
Jan. 9, 2017

Donald Trump replaces inaugural announcer who filled role since 1957

89-year-old Charlie Brotman says he was "totally destroyed," but is now fielding other offers for Inauguration Day.
Jan. 9, 2017

How much is a Golden Globe worth? How the prize compares to Oscars and other awards

Here's how the value of a Golden Globe statuette compares to that of an Oscar.
Jan. 9, 2017

In Plainfield, NJ, girls' basketball team welcomed by lynched black dummy in changing room

This isn't the first time the Plainfield, New Jersey, community has faced vile racial taunts.
Jan. 9, 2017

Tomi Lahren tweets up a storm after Meryl Streep's Golden Globe speech

Tomi Lahren has some words for Meryl Streep.
Jan. 9, 2017

Netflix’s ‘Spectral’ Review: An action-packed sci-fi thriller with an unusual twist

Fans of 'Black Hawk Down' and 'Gears of War' will appreciate this video game-esque supernatural war movie.
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Jan. 9, 2017
Jan. 9, 2017

Golden Globes 2017: Tracee Ellis Ross dedicates award to women of color, "colorful people"

There was some definite #BlackGirlMagic on screen.
Jan. 9, 2017

One stat shows who has the most to lose if Republicans defund Planned Parenthood

The most vulnerable Americans will be most impacted.
Jan. 9, 2017

#DearBetsy is a heartfelt campaign asking Trump's education secretary to protect Title IX

People are using Twitter to ask Betsy DeVos to protect the rights of all students — regardless of gender and sexual orientation.
Jan. 9, 2017

Golden Globes 2017 Winners: Full list of who won at the 74th awards show

Find out which of your favorite stars took home a Golden Globe on Sunday night.
Jan. 9, 2017

Black actors won big at the 2017 Golden Globes — but fell short of a huge record

In a remarkably diverse awards season, the Golden Globes fell a bit short of a record.
Jan. 9, 2017

Warwick Update: 'League of Legends' teaser video shows the reworked character in action

Here's our first official look at the Warwick update coming to 'League of Legends.'
Jan. 9, 2017

This Texas high school student's T-shirt perfectly calls out racism, sexism and homophobia

Keep your terrible thoughts to your self, thank you very much.
Jan. 9, 2017

‘The Young Pope’ review: HBO religious drama is visually stunning, but thematically empty

'The Young Pope' is more concerned with shock value than anything substantive. But it looks pretty!
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Jan. 9, 2017
Jan. 9, 2017

HBO's 'The Young Pope' with Jude Law: Premiere date, latest news and more

Some news about our Young Pope.
Jan. 9, 2017

McConnell hypocritically tells Democrats to "grow up" and confirm Trump's nominees

Mitch McConnell demanded President Barack Obama's nominees be thoroughly vetted, but he isn't holding Trump to the same standard.
Jan. 9, 2017

Oscar Predictions 2017: What's next for 'Moonlight' after the Golden Globes?

Now that we're almost at the Oscars, what's happened to 'Moonlight?'
Jan. 9, 2017

Secretary of State John Kerry makes formal apology for past LGBTQ discrimination in the US

Kerry reaffirmed the state department's "steadfast commitment to diversity and inclusion."
Jan. 9, 2017

Raising kids isn't cheap — and the annual cost of a child is only going up

Here's the truth about how much money you need to spend to raise a child in the United States.
Jan. 9, 2017

'The Good Fight' trailer: 7 things that make us most excited for the 'Good Wife' spinoff

There's cursing, Bernadette Peters and The Good Butt.
Jan. 9, 2017

Jackie Evancho Songs: 6 notable tunes from the 'America's Got Talent' singer

Get to know Jackie Evancho a little better.
Jan. 9, 2017

The 360 Smart Bed is self-adjusting, feet-warming and anti-snoring

This Smart Bed tracks in-bed habits, detects snoring and makes real-time sleeping adjustments.
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Jan. 9, 2017

Jared Kushner to be named senior adviser to Donald Trump

The president-elect has selected his own son-in-law as senior adviser.
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Jan. 9, 2017

Hillary Clinton probably won't run for any office ever again

Neera Tanden doesn't expect Clinton to "ever run for any elected office again," will focus on "ways to help kids and families."
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Jan. 9, 2017