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May 19, 2017

New Orleans mayor: It's not just about the Confederate statues, it's about our attitudes

"If we take these statues down and don’t change to become a more open and inclusive society this would have all been in vain."
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May 19, 2017

5 times Joe Lieberman has burned Democrats

Trump's supposed favorite for FBI director is no friend to his former party.
May 19, 2017

Fox News just fired an anchor for making an "insensitive remark" to a black employee

Bob Beckel has a history of making racist remarks on TV.
May 19, 2017

How to record a Snapchat without hands and capture the perfect video

You don't have to hold the record button down anymore while taking a video Snapchat.
May 19, 2017

Unpacking the possible Taylor Swift disses on Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj's "Swish Swish"

Is this Perry's response to Taylor's "Bad Blood"?
May 19, 2017

5 ways 3-D printing could dramatically transform our quality of life in the future

3D printers are giving us braille translators, prosthetic arms, bionic ears and more.
May 19, 2017

Police officers are learning how to be less racist by using some pretty racist images

Police departments actually used these images in their trainings.
May 19, 2017
May 19, 2017

Want a better savings account? Here's why you should break up with your bank today

Online bank accounts are finally making putting money in savings accounts an attractive option.
May 19, 2017

'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' season 3 soundtrack: Every song performed by Titus

The new season features some hilarious 'Lemonade' parodies.
May 19, 2017

Impeachment marches will fill the streets in July

On July 2, at least 20 cities across the country will host marches demanding Trump's impeachment.
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May 19, 2017

Iran Presidential Election: Here's what we're watching

There's a lot riding on this election for Iran.
May 19, 2017

While You Weren't Looking: Trump flew these 4 bits of policy way under the radar this week

As the press focused on a cascade of White House crises, the Trump administration continued to carry out its agenda.
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May 19, 2017

Scientists hate Trump's proposed funding cuts to the National Institutes of Health

Congress appears to reject Trump's proposed NIH cuts. That doesn't mean the proposal hasn't already caused harm.
May 19, 2017

The words VCs use for male vs. female founders — and how to fight bias in startup funding

Male and female entrepreneurs are perceived differently by venture capitalists.
May 19, 2017

Scientists just created blood stem cells — and they could save lives

The future is bright for patients who need bone-marrow transplants.
May 19, 2017

Western liberals claim burqa bans protect Muslim women. These experts say otherwise.

Austria is the latest country to pass one of these bills.
May 19, 2017

'Destiny 2': New supers for Dawnblade, Arcstrider and Sentinel revealed

Whether you fancy a sword, staff or shield, the new 'Destiny 2' supers are sure to satisfy.
May 19, 2017

'Destiny 2' Crucible Gameplay: Bungie teases smaller matchups, new mode and map in reveal stream

Bungie put the Crucible in the wash to clean it up for 'Destiny 2' and shrunk it a little, but there are new maps and gameplay modes to get excited about.
May 19, 2017

'Assassin's Creed Origins' Leaks: Reddit post claims to reveal new details, says trailer is imminent

Another day, another set of 'Assassin's Creed Origins' leaks.
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May 19, 2017

Donald Trump poll numbers somehow are even worse today than yesterday

Trump's approval rating is falling ... again.
May 19, 2017

Solange's Guggenheim set captured the beauty in black women controlling their art

Solange turned 'A Seat at the Table' into an inspiring, interdisciplinary epic during her Red Bull Music Academy "An Ode To" set.
May 19, 2017

'F1 2017' Release Date and New Features Announced: Everything you need to know

'F1 2017' is continuing its acknowledgment of the sport's rich history.
May 19, 2017

Report: The Trump-Russia probe is now investigating a possible cover-up

You know what they say about cover-ups and crimes.
May 19, 2017

The NAACP says it is going to revive itself. First, it's ousting Cornell William Brooks.

The organization hopes to remain relevant to the civil rights movement, with a new leader.
May 19, 2017

Apple’s emoji autocomplete thinks all CTOs are men

This is not cute.
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May 19, 2017

Pennsylvania college plans "teach-in" as response to planned KKK rally

The Klan is trying to capitalize on the momentum of the "racist right," according to the Southern Poverty Law Center.
May 19, 2017
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May 19, 2017

Notre Dame students to stage walkout over commencement speaker Mike Pence

The Notre Dame students are standing up for those targeted by Pence's policies.
May 19, 2017

A mother penned a letter to her daughter's principal after a dress code violation

"I forgot to thank you for making it clear to my daughter that her body is somehow a distraction," the mother wrote.
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May 19, 2017

4 times Mike Pence's stories haven’t added up

Trump’s vice president has been caught in a few lies himself.
May 19, 2017
May 19, 2017

What Melania Trump wore her 17th week as first lady — the 2 times she emerged

FLOTUS added a new color to her repertoire this week.
May 19, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Shiny Aerodactyl: Adventure Week teaser sparks new rumors

Although a photoshop-savvy player tweeted out a convincing image, there's no shiny Aerodactyl in 'Pokémon Go.' Here's what's up.
May 19, 2017

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty to charge of so-called "sexting"

But maybe let's not call it "sexting."
May 19, 2017

Trump to Russians: Firing "nut job" Comey eased "great pressure" regarding Russia probe

“I faced great pressure because of Russia. That’s taken off," Trump told the Russians, according to the 'New York Times.'
May 19, 2017

These white cooks bragged about bringing back recipes from Mexico to start a business

Kooks Burritos is a hot spot in Portland, maybe for all the wrong reasons.
May 19, 2017

Cash is even grosser than you knew: Dangerous bacteria survive on paper money, study finds

Bank notes can provide perfect conditions for bacteria to grow.
May 19, 2017

'Destiny 2' beta confirmed for this summer — here's how to sign up

If you want to play 'Destiny 2' before it comes out, you're going to have to pay up.
May 19, 2017

Chris Cornell's wife questions official cause of death

The Soundgarden frontman's family insists there were other factors at play that led Cornell to take his life.
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May 19, 2017

Man who plowed car into crowded Times Square sidewalk charged with murder

The suspect also faces 20 counts of attempted murder and five counts of aggravated vehicular homicide.
May 19, 2017

'Overwatch' Anniversary Skins: Fans roast the new event skins on social media

The 'Overwatch' Anniversary skins may be weak, but at least the memes are top notch.
May 19, 2017
May 19, 2017

9 podcasts to listen to on your summer road trip

There's one for everybody.
May 19, 2017

Vince Staples' 'Big Fish' may be the only hip-hop album that matters for the rest of 2017

We've got to get these rappers out of the water. There's a big fish coming.
May 19, 2017

Foreign leaders are wooing Trump by complimenting his Electoral College victory

World leaders have a clever playbook on how to work with Donald Trump.
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May 19, 2017

Can marijuana actually help you exercise? I got high and ran 6 miles to find out

Welcome to the age of performance-enhancing cannabis.
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May 19, 2017

'Madden 18' Story Mode: What to expect from EA Sports' new single-player feature

The 'Madden 18' story mode figures to be a lot like "The Journey" in 'FIFA 17.'
May 19, 2017

'Destiny 2' Gameplay Reveal: Guided Games make looking for a group a lot more appealing

Guided Games may be the biggest change coming in 'Destiny 2.' Here's why.
May 19, 2017

Who are the Cannes Film Festival jury members? Here's how the winners are chosen.

Will Smith recently caused a stir when he started a public argument with his jury's president.
May 19, 2017

'Overwatch' Anniversary skins revealed for the new event — and they're pretty unique

Check out these really interesting new skins for the 'Overwatch' Anniversary event.
May 19, 2017

Emerging technology could turn these 9 sci-fi movie plots into reality within a decade

Science fiction could soon become science fact.
May 19, 2017

8 life-changing documentaries on endangered animals you should watch on Netflix right now

These are the must-watch documentaries about endangered and threatened species.
May 19, 2017

Snoop Dogg's 'Neva Left' album: Download and streaming options for new release

The rapper is back with his 15th studio album.
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May 19, 2017

Sweden drops rape investigation into Julian Assange

This story is breaking.
May 19, 2017

A Basquiat painting just set a $110.5 million auction record for American art

No other American artist has broken through the $100 million mark at auction.
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May 19, 2017

Joe Biden says he "very well may" run for president in 2020

He'd be the oldest person ever to win if he did.
May 19, 2017

'Arms' Global Testpunch Demo Characters Revealed: Who you can play as during the event

You'll soon be able to play 'Arms' on Nintendo Switch early
May 19, 2017

How the electronics ban will affect US travelers

Read this before you go on an international trip this summer.
May 19, 2017

The only 3 financial goals you need: Simplify your life and save money in a few easy steps

Wondering how you'll ever afford a car or house — let alone a baby? Here's how to streamline your financial needs.
May 19, 2017

Former Uber employee said he was fired for defending his female colleagues

Retaliatory behavior is not unprecedented for the ride-sharing company.
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May 19, 2017

Donald Trump leaves today for his first overseas trip as president. Here's what to watch.

Trump — mired in scandals and averse to travel — will visit 5 cities in 9 days. Is he prepared for the trip?
May 19, 2017

'Destiny 2' and Battle.net: What this means for PC gamers

'Destiny 2' won't be on Steam. Why did they do that and what does that mean?
May 19, 2017

Watch Hillary Clinton practice how to duck a Donald Trump hug in debate prep

James Comey isn't the only one who dreaded the inevitable Trump embrace.
May 19, 2017

'Destiny 2' PC Spec Requirements: What we know about the hardware you'll need

Eager to play 'Destiny 2' on your PC? Here's what you need to know.
May 19, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Adventure Week Evolution Eevee Trick: Don't get burned by the confusion

The 'Pokémon Go' Adventure Week event is causing issues for some players. Here's what you need to know before trying to evolve your Eevee.
May 19, 2017

This size 2 model claims she was booted from a Louis Vuitton show for being "too big"

"It's funny how you can be 0.5 [cm] or 1 cm 'too big' but never 1 to 6 cm 'too small.'"
May 19, 2017
May 19, 2017

20 years of "The Rain": 4 female emcees reflect on Missy Elliot's iconic debut single

Missy set the blueprint for many artists working today, and they're sharing their appreciation.
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May 19, 2017

Fresno gay man Imer Alvarado murdered, friends refute reports he was a trans woman

Alvarado was a gay man, according to friends.
May 19, 2017

Scientists created a virus that could stop age-related blindness in its tracks

Just one dose can make a difference.
May 19, 2017

Out of Office: Tips to help you reach vacation nirvana

Shed the guilt, and pick up the good before you go off on your adventure!
May 19, 2017

Yale dean June Chu placed on leave after calling people 'white trash' on Yelp

Yale is still the epicenter of the US debate over free speech on college campuses.
May 19, 2017

Destiny’ Xur Location May 19 to 21: Where to find Xur and what inventory he’s selling

Xur is back in the Tower this weekend with goodies in tow. Find out what the Agent of the Nine is selling this weekend in 'Destiny' and what you should pony up coins for.
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May 19, 2017

Sweden has dropped its rape charges against Julian Assange. But his troubles aren't over.

Assange faces legal challenges beyond Sweden.
May 19, 2017

FCC security guards manhandled a reporter for asking questions — then threw him out

“I’ve never been in a situation where simply asking a question was treated as a crime.“