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Dec. 6, 2017

‘Time’ announces its Person of the Year is “the silence breakers”

The magazine revealed its choice early Wednesday morning.
Dec. 6, 2017

Celebrate this wave of male harassers finally facing consequences with a sweet little sweatshirt

Thanks to the store Meg, you can celebrate men like Matt Lauer and Bill O'Reilly finally failing.
Dec. 6, 2017

Kirstjen Nielsen as head of DHS shows a tightening of Kelly’s grip on Trump administration

Nielsen was confirmed in a 62-37 vote amid concerns about her close ties to Kelly.
Dec. 6, 2017

What may happen after Trump’s decision to move the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

The Trump administration just made a dangerous decision that could reignite tensions in the region. Here's what you need to know about what happened and what could happen next.
Dec. 6, 2017

What is bitcoin? Here are answers to your 12 biggest questions on cryptocurrency and blockchain.

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, Lumens, Monero or Iota — or none of the above? Here's everything to know about investing in cryptocurrencies, ICOs and blockchain; plus how to spot a bitcoin scam.
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Dec. 6, 2017

A Pennsylvania state lawmaker interrupted a meeting to talk about how straight he is

“Look, I’m a heterosexual. I have a wife, I love my wife, I don’t like men — as you might. But stop touching me all the time.”
Dec. 6, 2017

Report: Jeffrey Tambor hasn’t yet quit ‘Transparent’ after all

Tambor initially made it sound like he was leaving 'Transparent.' Now it's not so clear.
Dec. 6, 2017

Republicans are muted on whether Sen. Al Franken should resign

"How [Democrats] police it, that's an internal issue for them to deal with," Sen. Bob Corker said.
Dec. 6, 2017

Hims is opening up the conversation about men, health and beauty

Hims has products to help hair loss and erectile dysfunction and will soon branch into skincare.
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Dec. 6, 2017

If Al Franken resigns, what will happen with his Senate seat?

Franken "will be making an announcement" Thursday as Democrats call on him to resign.
Dec. 6, 2017

Wave of Democratic senators call on Al Franken to resign

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has now added his voice to the chorus of Senators calling for Franken's resignation.
Dec. 6, 2017

Women and people of color have no part in Silicon Valley’s favorite myth

Here's why we haven't seen a woman-of-color Mark Zuckerberg.
Dec. 6, 2017

Twitter is crowdsourcing hilarious survival plans for Sophia the robot’s inevitable takeover

Even in the face of a robopocalypse, Twitter continues to be as nihilistic and hilarious as ever.
Dec. 6, 2017

Filmmaker Amarachi Nwosu explores beauty and being black in Tokyo

"I wanted to inspire black people to travel and physically expose others to how multi-dimensional we are."
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Dec. 6, 2017

Mic Wakeup: What the GOP tax plan could pay for and how it’s actually hurting Republicans

It’s Wednesday, Dec. 6. Here are two stories you need to read.
Dec. 6, 2017

Steve Bannon slammed after unleashing anti-Mormon attacks on Mitt Romney at Alabama rally

“You went to France to be a missionary while guys were dying in rice paddies in Vietnam," Bannon said of Romney.
Dec. 6, 2017

Trump and Republicans are taking aim at programs that help the poor. That’s nothing new.

While a focus on welfare reform would be new, the Republican goals for reform are not.
Dec. 6, 2017

2018 Food Trends: Here’s what everyone will be eating (and Instagramming)

Is this the year for sparkling cold brew and tajin-topped ice cream?
Dec. 6, 2017

Another woman has accused Al Franken of sexual misconduct

It's the latest accusation against the Minnesota senator.
Dec. 6, 2017

Runsy’s art is a salute to her Mexican roots, the South Side of Chicago and a mother’s touch

The 24-year-old celebrates the power of mothers in her latest work.
Dec. 6, 2017

Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty is more than a makeup line. It’s a community of empowerment.

We knew Fenty Beauty would be groundbreaking, but the community surrounding the brand is as well.
Dec. 6, 2017

House passes bill to expand where people can carry a concealed weapon

The bill would override some state laws that require safety training and background checks before receiving a concealed carry permit.