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April 3, 2017

Meet the Muslim teen who repeated #BlackLivesMatter on his Stanford application and got in

"To me, to be Muslim is to be a BLM ally, and I honestly can't imagine it being any other way for me."
April 3, 2017
April 3, 2017

Trump-tied businessmen met NSC officials, Bannon over Venezuela sanctions, sources say

Previously unreported meetings raise concerns about ethics and conflicts of interest.
April 3, 2017

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Kill the AI: What should you do in "Uncovering the Past"?

You have three options at the end of "Uncovering the Past" in 'Mass Effect: Andromeda.' Here's what happens in each one.
April 3, 2017

These 3 stupid-simple moves will help you get richer this month

If you do these things every month, you can make sure your finances are on the right track.
April 3, 2017

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Benefactor: Who's responsible for the Andromeda Initiative?

Who's the elusive "Benefactor" teased in 'ME:A'? We don't know, but theories abound as to who it could be.
April 3, 2017

Mitch McConnell is having trouble justifying Republicans' Supreme Court hypocrisy

In an interview with MSNBC on Sunday, McConnell struggled to justify how the GOP handled Merrick Garland's nomination.
April 3, 2017

Blackwater's Erik Prince reportedly tried to set up back channel between Trump and Putin

Prince, a notorious mercenary leader, traveled to the Seychelles in January to arrange a secret line between Trump and Putin.
April 3, 2017

Why 'betas' are better bosses: 3 reasons why this personality type makes the best manager

The dominating personality traits you might normally associate with leadership don't always make for the best manager.
April 3, 2017

Undocumented activists announce plans for the biggest workers strike in over a decade

They plan to show the Trump administration what an economy without immigrants really looks like.
April 3, 2017

What movies are coming out in April 2017? Here are the top 6 films to catch in theaters.

These are the must-watch movies coming to theaters this month.
April 3, 2017

Northwestern declines to discipline fraternities accused of sexual assault

Northwestern says it found no evidence to support claims of women being drugged and sexually assaulted at fraternity events.
April 3, 2017

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Wii U Emulator Update: Cemu 1.7.4 improves ROM performance

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' is now fully playable on your computer, thanks to Wii U emulator Cemu 1.7.4.
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April 3, 2017

22 recipes to cook in April

April showers bring SO many good recipes.
April 3, 2017

12 ways coffee makes you a better person

Coffee is great — and it makes you great.
April 3, 2017

Senate Democrats will filibuster SCOTUS nominee Neil Gorsuch. Here's what that means.

Republicans will have to change longstanding Senate rules to confirm Neil Gorsuch.
April 3, 2017

Bernie Sanders introduces "College for All Act" to make public colleges tuition-free

Sanders introduced legislation that would make public four-year college and universities tuition free — but it's unlikely to pass.
April 3, 2017
April 3, 2017

Report: Jared Kushner is in Iraq

Despite having no diplomatic experience of his own, Kushner has been a key player in Trump's foreign policy initiatives.
April 3, 2017

'Girls' season 6, episode 8 recap: We need to talk about Adam

Adam and Hannah reconnect, Jessa spirals out of control and Shoshanna comes and goes.
April 3, 2017

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' "Fragmented Monument" Guide: How to find the Kah Yah Shrine

Here's how to solve the "Fragmented Monument" puzzle in 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild.'
April 3, 2017

'Big Little Lies' Ending: Who died at trivia night?

At the end of it all, 'Big Little Lies' was about the bonds between these five women.
April 3, 2017

'Ghost in the Shell' marks latest whitewashed film to be a critical and box office failure

'Ghost in the Shell' adapted its Japanese source material using white lead actors, and could be paying the price for it.
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April 3, 2017

A thousand teens were asked what brands they think are cool. Here’s what they picked.

Google asked 1,100 teens ages 13 to 17 to rate brands on their "coolness" factor and name recognition.
April 3, 2017

'Persona 5' Confidant Guide: How to build relationships and kick butt

Confused about Confidants in 'Persona 5'? Let us help.
April 3, 2017
April 3, 2017

'Heroes of the Storm' 2.0 Skins: Here are the new skins coming in the big HOTS update

'Heroes of the Storm' is undergoing a big 'Overwatch'-inspired update.
April 3, 2017

'Girls' Season 6 Spoilers: What will happen in episode 9?

The four friends reunite in the penultimate episode of the show's final season.
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April 3, 2017

Here are the US movie theaters screening '1984' in anti-Trump protest on Tuesday

To protest Trump, independent cinemas will screen the film adaptation of George Orwell's 1949 novel.
April 3, 2017

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Five Flames Trial: How to beat the Rucco Maag Shrine

Need some help taking care of the five flames shrine trial in 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild'? We've got the answers here.
April 3, 2017

Navient, the largest federal student loan servicer, says it can legally give bad advice

Navient is under fire following a CFPB lawsuit claiming it deceived borrowers about their student loans.
April 3, 2017

Trump cut the Interior Department a $78K check — 3 weeks after proposing devastating cuts

The $78,333 donation makes up a tiny fraction of a percent of the budget cuts Donald Trump proposed.
April 3, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Easter Event: Fans theorize about egg-based updates for the holiday

What would an Easter event look like for 'Pokémon Go'? Consensus suggests it'll involve eggs, but no one is sure what kind.
April 3, 2017

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' "Misko, the Great Bandit" Guide: How to solve the side quest

Here's how to conquer the "Misko, the Great Bandit" side quest in 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild'
April 3, 2017

Lena Dunham talks about "gut-wrenching" episode 8 of 'Girls' and Jemima Kirke's moment

Lena Dunham praises Jemima Krike's performance in that memorable scene from Sunday's episode of 'Girls'.
April 3, 2017

Who died in 'The Walking Dead' season 7, episode 16? A breakdown of the finale

Major spoilers for 'The Walking Dead' season seven finale follow.
April 3, 2017

Nintendo Switch Warping and Bending? Dock design may be to blame for curved consoles

The Nintendo Switch has a case of the bends. Is this warping console the new bendgate?
April 3, 2017

Steve Bannon: How Trump's senior adviser made a fortune opposing his own economic nationalism

The baldfaced disparity between Bannon's public ideology and financial holdings is one cog in the wheel of an administration that's wallowing in the swap it promised to drain.
April 3, 2017

Officer Betty Shelby describes Terence Crutcher as "zombie-like" in '60 Minutes' interview

It echoes a pattern of white police officers likening black people to supernatural monsters.
April 3, 2017

Maxine Waters told an audience of black millennials to "stay woke"

Maxine Waters has become the politician everyone loves to cheer.
April 3, 2017

The secret history of how medieval villagers were terrified of zombies

The bones from Wharram Percy may show villagers were afraid of zombies, new research shows.
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April 3, 2017

Today in Trump Russia News: Did Betsy DeVos' brother set up backchannel with Russians?

Susan Rice reportedly asked to unmask the names of Trump officials, and Trump still isn't sure what he wants people to focus on.
April 3, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Special Items: Should you evolve Politoed or Slowking with your King's Rock?

If you're having trouble choosing between evolving a Politoed or Slowking in 'Pokémon Go,' we're here to help.
April 3, 2017

Here’s why those meetings between Trump-tied businessmen and the NSC matter

The meetings raise ethics questions for the White House.
April 3, 2017

Arizona passes extreme abortion restrictions on fetuses that are "delivered alive"

Arizona just became one of the worst states in the country for abortion care.
April 3, 2017

A Marvel executive thinks female characters may be to blame for franchise's low sales

Gabriel said some fans haven't been responding well to the franchise's new diverse superheroes.
April 3, 2017

3 things Trump could have tweeted about Monday instead of wiretapping and Hillary Clinton

While his agenda and legacy hang in the balance, Donald Trump is still focusing on wiretapping claims and Hillary Clinton.
April 3, 2017
April 3, 2017

Jordan Peele's 'Get Out' sets record as top-grossing original screenplay by debut director

'Get Out' has earned more than $150 million at the domestic box office so far.
April 3, 2017

Indiana judge blocks law requiring ultrasounds before abortion

Judge Tanya Walton Pratt temporarily blocked the Indiana law signed by then-Governor Mike Pence in March.
April 3, 2017

'Big Little Lies' may be over, but this Change.org petition is demanding a season 2

"At the very least, give us a spinoff of Chloe and Amabella as teenage best friends."
April 3, 2017

New 'Overwatch' Event Teased: 'Overwatch' Twitter hints at in-game Omnic uprising

It looks like Blizzard just teased the next big 'Overwatch' event.
April 3, 2017

'13 Reasons Why' Review: Is Netflix's new show the next great teen drama?

Somewhere between '13 Reasons Why' and 'Riverdale' is the next great teen drama.
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April 3, 2017

States with legal marijuana have lower rates of opioid hospitalizations, new study finds

More evidence that marijuana may be key to fighting the opiate crisis.
April 3, 2017

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Romance Options: Guide to flirting and romancing Vetra

Got a crush on Vetra in 'Mass Effect: Andromeda'? Here's how to romance her.
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April 3, 2017

North Korean defector warns Lester Holt of country's increasing nuclear competence

U.S. officials currently believe that North Korea has somewhere between 8 and 10 nuclear weapons.
April 3, 2017

When is 'Pokémon Go' Android Wear coming out? Android 2.0 release date could be key

Are we any closer to the rollout of an Android Wear version of 'Pokémon Go'? Potentially, but it's still a little too soon to say.
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April 3, 2017

St. Petersburg Metro Attack 2017: Latest updates on Russian train bombing

Russian officials located and defused a second bomb in a separate St. Petersburg metro station.
April 3, 2017

Tyra Banks is removing ANTM's age limit — but we still want for more plus-size models

Removing the age limit is a step forward. But we're still waiting for curvy models to get their due.
April 3, 2017

When is 'Pokémon Go' trading happening? Everything we know about the promised update.

It's been a month since we've heard anything about the 'Pokémon Go' trading update, and we've got some ideas as to why.
April 3, 2017

Paul Ryan: Why 2017 has been a horrible year for the embattled GOP speaker

Paul Ryan's year is not off to a great start.
April 3, 2017

'Persona 5' release time, midnight launch and how to pre-download it right now

Here's everything you need to know to start playing 'Person 5' as soon as it's released.
April 3, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Best Attackers: Updated tier list reveals the top Pokémon to choose

'GamePress' has released new rankings for gym attackers in 'Pokémon Go.' See how your current team stacks up.
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April 3, 2017

Somali pirates hijacked an Indian commercial ship with 11 sailors onboard

Piracy has seen an uptick in recent weeks after nearly 5 quiet years.
April 3, 2017

Here's how much an early 401(k) or IRA withdrawal really hurts you once you retire

This one mistake could seriously mess up your retirement savings, and not just because of the IRS penalty.
April 3, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Update: The Silph Road celebrated April Fools' with a Team Rocket takeover

'Pokémon Go' fan community the Silph Road celebrated April Fools' with a "hostile takeover" by series villains Team Rocket.
April 3, 2017

Hype Tracker: Did 'The Walking Dead' and 'Big Little Lies' finales live up to the hype?

How well did 'Bates Motel' handle the infamous 'Psycho' shower scene?
April 3, 2017

Xbox Project Scorpio Games: 'Red Dead Redemption 2' and 'Forza 7' release at launch?

We may see some pretty big games when Project Scorpio is revealed in the coming months, including 'Red Dead Redemption 2.'
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April 3, 2017

Reports of train explosion in St. Petersburg, Russia

This story is breaking.
April 3, 2017

'Destiny 2' DLC Release Dates Leak: Bungie memo to GameStop may have spilled the details

A memo regarding 'Destiny 2' DLC plans supposedly leaked to GameStop, but it's a little sloppy.
April 3, 2017

'Jak and Daxter' PS4 Release: 1080p ports of the PS2 classic series coming this year

'Jak and Daxter' is back! The popular series is coming to PS4 this year.
April 3, 2017

'The Walking Dead' can improve in season 8 by not being afraid to divert from the comics

If 'The Walking Dead' told its own story, it might get somewhere.
April 3, 2017

Fox News contributor Julie Roginsky accuses Roger Ailes of harassment in new lawsuit

Yet another female employee at Fox News has taken legal action against Roger Ailes.
April 3, 2017