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Meet Kathryn Allen, who's raised $400,000 in a longshot attempt to unseat Jason Chaffetz

Kathryn Allen's recent fundraising is spectacular. Her odds of winning are not.

Trump's revamped travel ban hits first legal roadblock in Wisconsin Syrian refugee case

It's strike one for the new Trump travel ban, revised to withstand court challenges.

Steve Bannon is under "criminal" investigation for voter registration fraud

Bannon may have fraudulently registered to vote at a now-abandoned house in Florida with an acid-ruined bathtub.

3 men charged with hate crimes in shooting of transgender woman Deeniquia Dodds

"It sends a message that we are human like anyone else," a local advocate said.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie suggests trans women and cis women don't have the same experience

Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche is under fire for her comments about trans women.

South Dakota law protects adoption agencies that reject LGBTQ couples on religious grounds

Critics say the law isn't just discriminatory, but hurts kids in need of a home.
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5th grade NJ students asked to make slave auction posters for history assignment

The school has called a community meeting to discuss the slave auction assignment.

US Attorney Preet Bharara ordered to resign after Donald Trump said he could stay on

Bharara has long been the subject of speculation about a future in politics.

Preet Bharara fired after refusing Trump's demand to resign

"I did not resign," Bharara posted to Twitter. "Moments ago I was fired."

Trump’s US attorney purge is the latest idea he seemingly pulled from Fox News

Trump appears to be singing to Fox News' tune.

'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' creator Rachel Bloom thinks we need to talk about clitoral orgasms

Rachel Bloom talks sex, masturbation and feminism.
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Here's the exact time daylight saving 2017 will take effect

For daylight saving 2017, most of the United States and 78 other countries will lose an hour on Sunday, March 12.

Frank Ocean's new song "Chanel" tackles bisexuality, masculinity

"My guy pretty like a girl," Ocean sings.

What happened in 'The Vampire Diaries' series finale? A surprise and deadly ending

We've got a question about 'The Vampire Diaries' series finale.
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Spice Girls denounce blackface in '90s TV clip: "Update your culture!"

Turns out they were all Woke Spice.
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Despite what you've heard, Signal and WhatsApp haven't been compromised.... yet

Recent coverage of WikiLeaks' CIA hack isn't all it's cracked up to be.
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White House raises security condition to orange after intruder gets onto grounds

This is not the first time someone has gotten onto White House grounds.
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ACLU's Faiz Shakir on the power of protest: "The courts move because people move them."

This is the agenda going forward for the new leaders of anti-Trump resistance.

Tinder CEO Sean Rad says app has led to 250,000 transgender matches

Tinder expanded gender options in November.