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May 1, 2017

Nicki Minaj avoids drowning in heartbreak in new "Regret in Your Tears" video

The rapper's latest #3PackFromParis visual is here.
May 1, 2017

NYC Mayor: Federal budget gives New York "what we are owed" to protect Trump

It's not cheap being the president's home town.
May 1, 2017

Trump nixes Michelle Obama's "Let Girls Learn" program

The initiative's White House page has already been removed from the site.
May 1, 2017

Sean Spicer struggles to defend Trump's willingness to meet murderous dictators

Sean Spicer had his work cut out for him on Monday.
May 1, 2017

10 things you didn't know about 'Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery'

'Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery' turns 20.
May 1, 2017

It looks like some vendors were using Amazon to sell expired emergency contraception

Amazon users are leaving negative reviews for a vendor selling expired Plan B.
May 1, 2017

Ikea's best-kept secret? Its affordable, sustainable salmon.

Come for the Färlöv couches, stay for the fish.
May 1, 2017

After rejection from his mom for wearing makeup, this teen got the ultimate Mac surprise

"At Mac, our motto is all ages, all races, all sexes; we’re an inclusive brand and Jauan’s story really hit home to us."
May 1, 2017

Call of Duty: WW2' Release Date Predictions: Our reactions to Activision's preview of World War 2

'Call of Duty: WW2' will take us back to 1944 Europe, but is that the best Activision could come up with? Here's our opinion on the upcoming game.
May 1, 2017

'American Gods' episode 2 preview reveals the fate of Shadow Moon

Things are about to get much weirder.
May 1, 2017

5 smart tuition hacks to cut the growing cost of college

Figuring out the cost of college is tough — here's how to make it easier to budget and pay for higher education.
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May 1, 2017

Fyre Festival: Bahamas news outlets slam the disastrous music festival

Officials in the Bahamas are concerned about what Fyre Festival means for tourism.
May 1, 2017

'Pokémon Go' 'Simpsons' Meme: No, a 'Simpsons' episode didn't predict 'Pokémon Go'

'The Simpsons' didn't predict 'Pokémon Go,' but that hasn't stopped some canny photo editors from trying to prove otherwise.
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May 1, 2017
May 1, 2017

The Trump administration's top family planning official doesn't think birth control works

According to 'Politico,' Manning — formerly an anti-abortion activist — will join the Office of Population Affairs.
May 1, 2017

15 of the most iconic and memorable Met Gala dresses of all time

From Princess Diana to Rihanna, these are the best of the best.
May 1, 2017

May Day 2017: Why immigrant labor is more important now than ever

American immigrants have more economic power than ever before.
May 1, 2017

'Overwatch' Character Fan Art: Check out this 'Fire Emblem-style' collection

Look at this awesome 'Overwatch' fan art that was inspired by Japanese RPG games
May 1, 2017

Fox News co-president Bill Shine has been ousted

An earlier report said Shine was worried about his future at Fox since Rupert Murdoch wasn't publicly "fighting for him."
May 1, 2017
May 1, 2017

Donald Trump says he'd be "honored" to meet with Kim Jong Un

The president said he would be willing to meet with the North Korean dictator "under the right circumstances."
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May 1, 2017

Paris police officers set on fire by Molotov cocktail after May Day protest turns violent

One officer walked away with third-degree burns to his hand and face.
May 1, 2017

No one asked Priscilla Samey to prom, so she took her Harvard acceptance letter instead

The teen also got accepted to six other Ivy League schools.
May 1, 2017

Made in America 2017 Lineup: Full list of artists for the Philadelphia festival

Jay Z and J.Cole headline the 2017 Made in America festival.
May 1, 2017

San Diego and Kentucky attacks show the hypocrisy of how the media covers white assailants

When it comes to violent crimes perpetrated by Muslim or Arab attackers, the media scrutinizes every detail.
May 1, 2017

Met Gala 2017: Live painting the most memorable looks from this year's blue carpet

Fashion illustrator James Skarbek is recreating some of our fave celebs as they walked up the red carpet.
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May 1, 2017

UT Austin stabbing: Here's what happened and what we know so far

The suspect is a 20-year-old student.
May 1, 2017
May 1, 2017

Met Gala 2017: See every red carpet look, from Anna Wintour to Zendaya

From Anna Wintour to Katy Perry, here are the best looks.
May 1, 2017

'Breath of the Wild' NES: Fan game 'Breath of the NES' gets takedown notice from Nintendo

The 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' demake, 'Breath of the NES' is no more due to a Nintendo DMCA takedown.
May 1, 2017

'Call of Duty: WW2' Nintendo Switch: Will Activision bring its series to the portable console?

Nintendo Switch owners may want 'Call of Duty: WW2' on the console, but will Activision answer their plea?
May 1, 2017

Jaden Smith's Met Gala accessory? His shaved-off dreadlocks.

He shaved his locs off in April, and here they are now.
May 1, 2017

Mindy Kaling shimmers in a midnight blue gown at the 2017 Met Gala

Kaling arrived wearing Prabal Gurung.
May 1, 2017

Fox News reporter Diana Falzone is suing the network for gender discrimination

Falzone's is "at least" the 15th lawsuit against Fox News.
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May 1, 2017

May Day NYC 2017: Protests mark annual workers' rights day

'Mic' reporter Jack Smith IV is on the ground covering anti-Trump protests on May Day in New York City.
May 1, 2017

'NBA 2K17': How to download the Ultimate Legends Roster 3 for PS4

'NBA 2K17' getting a little dry for you? Try downloading the Ultimate Legends Roster 3 on PS4.
May 1, 2017

'New York Times' adds correction to Bret Stephens' climate change op-ed

Stephens got basic climate facts wrong as he defended the "right to be skeptical of an overweening scientism."
May 1, 2017

The military wants to hack your brain to make it easier for you to learn new languages

They're investing millions of dollars into it.
May 1, 2017

The 7 best credit cards if you love to travel to international destinations

Here is how to choose the best credit card for travel reward points, hotels, cheap flights and more.
May 1, 2017

William Shatner firmly believes in misandry, a concept favored by men's rights activists

The 'Star Trek' actor hosted a Twitter argument this morning about misandry and the pitfalls of feminism — great.
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May 1, 2017

This Kentucky judge is refusing to hear adoption cases involving "practicing homosexuals"

This Kentucky judge doesn't think adoption by same-sex parents is ever in a child's best interests.
May 1, 2017

'Call of Duty WW2' Multiplayer: Some fans are upset over playable female custom characters

Some gamers are trying to use "historical accuracy" as a veil for their own internalized misogyny.
May 1, 2017

Defense Department: More service members report sexual assaults, but incidents are down

New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said the report shows that "the scourge of sexual assault in the military remains status quo."
May 1, 2017

Matt McGorry finally understands his place in the feminist movement

Matt McGorry has heard your criticism, will now be explaining feminism mostly to men.
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Today isn't "Loyalty Day," no matter what Trump says. It's something much bigger.

Loyalty Day isn't about patriotism. It's about being afraid of workers' rights.
May 1, 2017

Nintendo Switch Swollen Battery: Why bloated console batteries are so hazardous

Here's why a misshapen Nintendo Switch is bad news
May 1, 2017

Chris Gethard talks mental health with fellow comedians for Mental Health Awareness Month

Gethard's comedy, premiering on HBO during Mental Health Awareness Month, navigates his struggle with depression.
May 1, 2017

While praising Andrew Jackson, Donald Trump wonders aloud, "Why was there the Civil War?"

Donald Trump apparently forgot about slavery in America.
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May 1, 2017

Joe Biden says he's not going to run for president in 2020

Joe Biden says he won't be putting his name in for 2020.
May 1, 2017

Trump on debunked wiretapping allegations: "Our side's been proven very strongly"

Donald Trump apparently still believes President Barack Obama wiretapped him, despite no evidence that's true.
May 1, 2017

The schadenfreude of Fyre Festival and new Gorillaz: Breaking down the loudest hype

It's a shame the Gorillaz didn't perform their new album at Fyre Festival this weekend!
May 1, 2017

Barbra Streisand says she faced discrimination from the Academy as a female director

Streisand said industry sexism was the reason her films 'Yentl' and 'The Prince of Tides' didn't win Oscars.
May 1, 2017

Looking to watch the 2017 Met Gala live? You actually can't — here's why

The biggest night in fashion will continue its tradition of not being televised.
May 1, 2017

Jordan Edwards, 15-year-old honor roll student, killed in shooting by Texas police

Texas police were responding to a call of drunk teens, not a car full of teens, an official said.
May 1, 2017

'Overwatch' Uprising End Time: When the Uprising event will probably end

Here's what you need to know about the end of the 'Overwatch' Uprising event.
May 1, 2017

'American Gods' reinvents itself through its black protagonist

By stripping Shadow Moon of his racial ambiguity, the show makes his symbolism more potent.
May 1, 2017

'Silicon Valley' season 4, episode 2 recap: Can Dinesh succeed as PiperChat CEO?

Much to Gilfoyle's delight, Dinesh makes for a terrible Piper Chat CEO.
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May 1, 2017

Sebastian Gorka likely to leave role at White House, according to reports

The national security aid generated controversy for his connection to a Hungarian nationalist group with ties to Nazi Germany.
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May 1, 2017

San Diego pool party shooting leaves 1 dead and 6 injured

The gunman pointed his weapon at police, who then fatally shot him.
May 1, 2017

3 takeaways from the government funding deal: Democrats emerge as the big winners

This spending bill doesn't accomplish any of Trump's goals.
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May 1, 2017

People are cancelling their 'New York Times' subscriptions over a climate change column

Readers are outraged after the 'Times' ran a column encouraging skepticism on the subject of climate change.
May 1, 2017

What time is the 2017 Met Gala? When to watch the red carpet arrivals

How to see your favorite A-listers at Monday's Met Gala event.
May 1, 2017

Navigating Trump's America: This weekend told a tale of two Donald Trumps

The dealmaker and the idealist were both on display this weekend.
May 1, 2017

Who is Kelly Ripa's new 'Live' cohost? Twitter reacts to Michael Strahan's replacement

Ryan Seacrest is the new cohost of 'Live With Kelly' — and Twitter is not happy.
May 1, 2017

'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' DLC Release Plans: 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' update possible

'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' is the definitive version, but could more content come to the Switch game?
May 1, 2017

'Persona 5' Futaba Confidant Guide: Befriending the Hermit hacker

Hack the battle to your favor with Futaba Sakura and the Hermit Confidant in 'Persona 5.'
May 1, 2017
May 1, 2017

Nintendo Switch: 'Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn' coming to the new console

A game that probably shouldn't exist is coming to a Nintendo Switch near you.
May 1, 2017