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Dec. 7, 2017

Here’s how the LA’s Getty Museum is protecting priceless works of art from the encroaching wildfires

The city may be surrounded by flames, but the Getty isn't worried.
Dec. 7, 2017

Al Franken announces resignation amid sexual harassment allegations

Franken’s resignation comes one day after a wave of Democrats called on the senator to step aside.
Dec. 7, 2017

Tired of Netflix and Hulu? Try these other streaming services for your holiday binge.

Here's a handful of recommended, largely free-to-access streaming channels worth digging into.
Dec. 7, 2017

Career inspiration: 15 emerging jobs growing fastest in the US

Looking for a new job in 2018? Coding gigs are hot, but you don't have to love math or science to get in on an emerging career area. Here are ideas and some smart advice.
Dec. 7, 2017

Mara Wilson sounds off on the sexualization of the ‘Stranger Things’ kids and others in Hollywood

In an interview with Mic, Wilson spoke about her own sexualization as a child star, and how the cycle can end.
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Dec. 7, 2017

Obama invokes Nazi Germany, warns, “You’ve got to pay attention,” during Q&A in Chicago

“We have to tend to this garden of democracy or else things could fall apart quickly."
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Dec. 7, 2017

Alec Baldwin is calling on you to stop Trump from firing Mueller

If you still think imitation is the highest form of flattery, you probably haven’t seen Alec Baldwin’s blistering impression of President Donald Trump.
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Dec. 7, 2017

Wray defends FBI against Trump attacks: “Our reputation is quite good”

Trump blasted the bureau after the special counsel brought down Michael Flynn, saying its reputation was in "tatters."
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Dec. 7, 2017

Criminal charges against ‘Mic’ reporter dismissed

Jack Smith IV, a senior reporter at 'Mic,' had been arrested and charged with obstruction of a government function while he covered Standing Rock protests in February.
Dec. 7, 2017
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Dec. 7, 2017

Is the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee stifling dissent within the party?

A recently released document from the DCCC has progressives worried the party could withhold support from their preferred candidates.
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Dec. 7, 2017

White House seeks to end confusion over US participation in 2018 Winter Olympics

Kim's nuclear provocations loom over the winter games in Pyeongchang — a mere 50 miles from the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea.
Dec. 7, 2017

Road Trip Diaries: 6 hidden Midwestern gems on the road from Chicago to Madison, Wisconsin

The stunning architecture and incredible cheese will have you rethinking everything you know about the Midwest.
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Dec. 7, 2017

Mic Wakeup: Here’s everything happening with Al Franken

It’s Thursday, Dec. 7. Here are three stories you need to read.
Dec. 7, 2017

The huge problem with Donald Trump Jr. citing “attorney-client privilege” to avoid Russia questions

Trump Jr.'s reasoning for dodging questions is suspect.
Dec. 7, 2017
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Dec. 7, 2017

Here’s everything you should know about the Pentagon Papers before going to see ‘The Post’

The 1971 leak of documents on Vietnam sparked a controversy that still feels relevant today.
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Dec. 7, 2017

“We want our paper back”: Ex-‘LA Weekly’ writers plot against paper’s new owners

Ex-staffers and contributors want to pressure the new owners of 'LA Weekly' until they sell the paper back.
Dec. 7, 2017

Susan Collins and Jeff Flake’s support for tax reform no longer makes sense

Other Republicans have balked at giving both GOP senators what they demanded in return for supporting tax reform.
Dec. 7, 2017

Best places to work in 2018: These 10 top companies get the highest marks from employees

These are the best companies to work in terms of salary, benefits and more, according to Glassdoor reviews by employees who actually work there.
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Dec. 7, 2017

Powerful photos show Australians celebrating the moment same-sex marriage finally passed

The hard-won victory was celebrated across Australia on Thursday.
Dec. 7, 2017

James Whiteside teams up with Koio Collective on limited-edition, ballet-inspired sneaker

The American Ballet Theatre principal dancer, part of the drag collective The Dairy Queens, is dipping his toes in design.
Dec. 7, 2017

Best gifts 2017: The only 7 ideas you really need for Christmas or any holiday, according to science

Christmas gifts for men? White elephant gifts for women? Kwanzaa gifts for your cousin? If you're short on good 2017 holiday present ideas, look no further: Here's what science suggests you should do.