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Feb. 7, 2017

One by one, black New England Patriots players are refusing to visit Donald Trump's White House

Devin McCourty announced Monday that he would protest the traditional White House visit.
Feb. 7, 2017

Barney Frank: Here's how to not waste your time pressuring lawmakers

The former Congressman from Massachusetts on how ordinary citizens can best lobby their representatives.
Feb. 7, 2017

Black History Month: 7 game-changing black entrepreneurs you should know about — but probably don't

From a teenager featured on "Shark Tank" to a business owner with $33 million in funding.
Feb. 7, 2017

Someone found Sean Spicer's Venmo and then all hell broke loose

Spicer is being trolled on Venmo.
Feb. 7, 2017

HSN and ShopStyle are pulling Trump branded items amid declining demand, boycotts

More companies are pulling Trump products from their websites; ShopStyle cited declining demand.
Feb. 7, 2017

White House list of 78 terrorist attacks omits right-wing violence

Trump's list of 78 attacks the media supposedly ignored itself leaves out people like neo-Nazi mass murderer Dylann Roof.
Feb. 7, 2017

This new photo of Harriet Tubman, recently found in an abolitionist's album, is everything

Harriet Tubman freed hundreds of enslaved African-Americans. This is how we can remember her.
Feb. 7, 2017

Beautiful green comet on its way to distract you from the apocalypse

The comet's blue-green hue can be seen by anyone looking to wake up before dawn this weekend.
Feb. 7, 2017

Rep. Maxine Waters already has zero time for that "disaster" Betsy DeVos

Congresswoman Maxine Waters continues to read Donald Trump and his Cabinet for filth.
Feb. 7, 2017

5 mindless and easy ways to save money — without even trying

You can save money easily without even thinking about it.
Feb. 7, 2017

Trump Cabinet Confirmations: Betsy DeVos confirmed as education secretary

Mike Pence broke a tie to make Betsy DeVos the next secretary of education.
Feb. 7, 2017

'For Honor' Beta Servers: How to pre-load the open beta for PS4, Xbox One and PC right now

You can pre-load the 'For Honor' open beta right now before it starts on Feb. 9.
Feb. 7, 2017

Oklahoma lawmakers want women to get written consent from father of fetus to get abortion

The Supreme Court has ruled that such legislation is unconstitutional in two landmark cases.
Feb. 7, 2017

What just-confirmed Betsy DeVos means for U.S. education and millions of children

Betsy DeVos' confirmation has been the most controversial. Here's what she will mean for American education.
Feb. 7, 2017
Feb. 7, 2017

Who's performing at the 2017 Grammys? Here's an updated list of artists expected

Katy Perry, Lady Gaga and more join the ever-growing list of Grammy performers.
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Feb. 7, 2017

Putin just signed a bill decriminalizing domestic violence in Russia

Russia already sees 12,000 women die annually from domestic violence.
Feb. 7, 2017

How to play 'Fire Emblem Heroes' on PC and Mac: The answer is messy, but it works

Out of space on your phone? Play 'Fire Emblem Heroes' on your PC or Mac instead!
Feb. 7, 2017

'Injustice 2' Beta Codes: Ed Boon giving out codes on Twitter — here's how to get one

The creator of 'Injustice 2' is giving out beta codes on social media.
Feb. 7, 2017

Melania Trump’s new lawsuit isn’t hiding the fact that she wants to profit from being first lady

In a new lawsuit, a 'Daily Mail' article is said to have hurt Trump's chances of making millions.
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Feb. 7, 2017

The $80M bleeding veggie burger could help fight climate change —even when the White House won't

Trump's not going to fix climate change so we'd better start changing what we eat.
Feb. 7, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Gen 2 Release Date: Fan art shows ideas for new starters, trading and more

The 'Pokémon Go' Gen 2 release date is still a mystery, but this designer has some amazing ideas for how it could look.
Feb. 7, 2017

The organizers of the Women's March just called for a general strike

These women want to Shut. It. Down.
Feb. 7, 2017

Twitter compares Christie Brinkley to Jesus after appearing in 'Sports Illustrated'

Christie Brinkley can walk on water.
Feb. 7, 2017

How to play defense in 'NBA 2K17': 5 things you must do to become a lockdown defender

Defense still wins championships, even in 'NBA 2K17.' Learn how to play lockdown defense.
Feb. 7, 2017

'The Bachelor' 2017: Who did Nick Viall send home in week 6?

Nick cut his remaining crop of girlfriends in half.
Feb. 7, 2017

Twitter rolls out new features to silence its most abusive users — finally

The social networking platform rolls out a few new features to silence its abusive users.
Feb. 7, 2017

Here are the female comedians who could spoof the men in Trump's administration for 'SNL'

These comedians would definitely rattle the Donald.
Feb. 7, 2017

Intended target of Yemen raid wasn't killed — and now he's reportedly mocking Trump

Qassim al-Rimi called Trump "the fool of the White House."
Feb. 7, 2017

'Jane the Virgin' actor Jaime Camil talks Latino stereotypes and Mexican cinema in the era of Trump

Official notice of a season 4 renewal prompts further discussion of cultural authenticity.
Feb. 7, 2017

Marijuana mints for microdosing: This common candy makes for a smarter, smoother high

Makers of weed edibles are zeroing in on the true "chill pill": mints. A smooth, subtle high *and* fresh breath?
Feb. 7, 2017

Donald Trump not welcome in UK, House of Commons speaker John Bercow says

According to Bercow, the UK's "opposition to racism and to sexism and our support for equality" rules out a Trump visit.
Feb. 7, 2017

Republicans just confirmed Betsy DeVos. Now they want to abolish her job.

Seven House Republicans signed on to a bill that would eliminate the Department of Education altogether.
Feb. 7, 2017

After Trump promise, US Army Corps of Engineers to grant Dakota Access easement

In a matter of weeks, Trump undid what it took protesters months to accomplish.
Feb. 7, 2017

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Free Orbs Guide: How to get 10 orbs in the Nintendo game right now

You have a bunch of free orbs hiding right under your nose in 'Fire Emblem Heroes.'
Feb. 7, 2017

Jet.com appears to be pulling Trump branded products, as boycotts mount

Yet another major retailer is pulling Trump-branded items from its shelves.
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Feb. 7, 2017

15 Valentine's Day gifts for you and your loved one — or just you, that's perfectly OK

Don't sweat not having a boo. Spend V-Day celebrating yourself and your closest friends.
Feb. 7, 2017

CNN flips the script and accuses press secretary Sean Spicer of spreading fake news

CNN is going hard at the Trump administration.
Feb. 7, 2017

Trump’s biggest problem with last week’s 'SNL' was that a woman played Sean Spicer

What will it take to get a female comedian to spoof Trump next?
Feb. 7, 2017

'Pokémon Sun and Moon' Legendaries: How to catch Alola's rarest Pokémon

Here's where to find rarest Pokémon in 'Pokémon Sun and Moon.'
Feb. 7, 2017

David Beckham Email Scandal: What is 'Beckileaks' all about?

Recently leaked emails seem to indicate that international star David Beckham cares very much about earning knighthood.
Feb. 7, 2017

19 Jewish rabbis arrested for protesting Donald Trump's Muslim ban at Trump Tower

"Our religions are closer together than they are farther apart," one of the rabbis at the protest said.
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Feb. 7, 2017

Male Birth Control: With promising test on monkeys, Vasalgel takes another step forward

In a small study, Vasalgel — a long-acting, reversible contraceptive for men — proved effective in preventing pregnancy.
Feb. 7, 2017

'NBA 2K18' Release Date on Nintendo Switch: How the launch could affect the hoops series

What does the Nintendo Switch bring to 'NBA 2K18' that fans can't find anywhere else?
Feb. 7, 2017

9 people with less life experience than the late Granddad, the oldest fish in captivity

Morgan Freeman, Maggie Smith and Queen Elizabeth II have nothing on this fish.
Feb. 7, 2017

Trump went after sanctuary cities. New York responded by trying to make its whole state a sanctuary.

New York is following California's lead to protect undocumented immigrants statewide.
Feb. 7, 2017

Congressman defends Trump's silence on white extremism, says mosque shooting a "one-off"

U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy doesn't seem to think white people commit terrorism. Let's investigate.
Feb. 7, 2017

Trump's List of Terrorist Attacks: Here are the ones that didn't make the list

Something is missing from Trump's list of terrorist attacks.
Feb. 7, 2017

Why are designers staging a mass exodus from New York Fashion Week?

Maybe it's a little overcrowded, or maybe they just want a change of scenery.
Feb. 7, 2017

Katy Perry announces 2017 Grammys performance. Is she gearing up for her next album?

Katy Perry is teasing #KP4 hardcore.
Feb. 7, 2017

Rosie O'Donnell down to play Steve Bannon after McCarthy's Spicer impression rattles Trump

O'Donnell is down to join the late-night parody fun.
Feb. 7, 2017

Donald Trump just cracked a joke about destroying a Texas politician's career

Just a casual joke about crushing the opposition.
Feb. 7, 2017

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Prologue and Chapter 1 Walkthrough: Guide, tips, tricks and strategy

Help free the land of Askr from marauding heroes with our walkthrough guide to the prologue and chapter 1 of 'Fire Emblem Heroes.'
Feb. 7, 2017

Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway gives ground on "fake news" in CNN showdown

A top Trump adviser directly contradicts the boss.
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Feb. 7, 2017

Merriam-Webster once again owns Trump on Twitter

Merriam-Webster continues the fight to keep Trump from butchering the English language.
Feb. 7, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Legendary Birds: Could Ho-Oh be released before Moltres, Articuno and Zapdos?

Which of these four, legendary bird-type Pokémon will show up first in 'Pokémon Go'?