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May 31, 2017
May 31, 2017

NASA's Announcement Wednesday: 3 things we learned about the Parker Solar Probe mission

The Parker Solar Probe will travel 430,000 miles per hour — the equivalent of New York to Tokyo in less than a minute.
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May 31, 2017

What is the Paris climate accord? Here's what to know about the Obama-era agreement Trump rejected

Trump's decision to pull out of the agreement could have wide-reaching effects.
May 31, 2017

Sean Spicer suggests “covfefe” is a code only a “small group of people” understand

Will we ever know what "covfefe" really means?
May 31, 2017

Muslim New Yorkers will pray and break their Ramadan fast right in front of Trump Tower

The Iftar at Trump Tower is in protest of Trump's xenophobic rhetoric and policies.
May 31, 2017

This "wearable exoskeleton" might make humans better at running

It works "like an additional pair of hip extensor muscles."
May 31, 2017
May 31, 2017

'The Keepers' update: The latest on Sister Cathy Cesnik's case

Netflix's true-crime docuseries has reopened a decades-old cold case in Baltimore.
May 31, 2017

'Magikarp Jump' Friendship Items: Get charcoal and all the best support items

If you want to be the best at 'Magikarp Jump,' you'll need to find friends the old-fashioned way: by bribing them with diamonds. Here's how they can help you in your quest for jump mastery.
May 31, 2017

Everyone is now required to have an opinion about Kathy Griffin: Here are 6 acceptable ones

After posting a picture of herself with a fake severed Trump head, the comedian has now obligated us all to pay attention to her. That was the point.
May 31, 2017

'Overwatch' Horizon Lunar Colony: New map revealed and available on PTR with update

'Overwatch' just got a new map and you can play it right now.
May 31, 2017

President Zuckerberg? Here's why privacy advocates fear the Facebook CEO's political rise

Facebook has a troubling relationship with user privacy and consent.
May 31, 2017

Comey will testify that Trump pushed him to end the FBI investigation into Flynn

Comey's testimony could come as early as next week, CNN says.
May 31, 2017

Tips that pay off: Manage your money and career like a boss.

Because boss life is just two letters away from best life.
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May 31, 2017

Kathy Griffin is out as the co-host of CNN's New Year's Eve show

Kathy Griffin will no longer be ringing in the New Year with CNN.
May 31, 2017

NYPD officer who killed Deborah Danner in October arrested, charged with murder

The officer killed the mentally ill woman on Oct. 16, claiming she was armed with a bat.
May 31, 2017

What happens in the 'Bloodline' finale? The season 3 ending explained

A lot happens, but little is resolved.
May 31, 2017

'Super Smash Bros.' Nintendo Switch: Leaked screenshots are probably fake

These leaked 'Super Smash Bros.' screenshots are reasonably convincing, but apparently fake.
May 31, 2017

Texas lawmaker fears SB 8 could make driving someone to an abortion appointment a crime

According to Rep. Joe Moody, SB 8's language is so broad, it could allow felony charges for third parties peripherally involved in the procurement of "unlawful abortions."
May 31, 2017

Macbook Pro 2017: What laptops to expect at Apple WWDC 2017

The 15-inch MacBook Pro is getting a refresh.
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May 31, 2017

Is your marijuana bad? 5 ways to tell if you're smoking terrible weed

Bad weed? Here's how to know. Marijuana at its worst can be downright nasty.
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May 31, 2017

Kabul Bombing Update: Latest death toll and reactions from around the world

At least 90 people have been confirmed dead in the large-scale attack.
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May 31, 2017

Does Donald Trump have a plan in Afghanistan?

Trump doesn't have a clear policy on Afghanistan, whose capital just suffered one of its worst attacks in years.
May 31, 2017

'Kerbal Space Program' Take-Two Interactive: 'KSP' acquired by megapublisher

'Kerbal Space Program' has been acquired by Take-Two, and more updates are on the way!
May 31, 2017

'Super Smash Flash 2' online: This fan-made 'Super Smash Bros.' flash game even has unlockables

Nearly every character Nintendo won't let you play as
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May 31, 2017

$15 minimum wage bill passes Illinois House and Senate, heads to Gov. Rauner's desk

The Illinois legislature just passed a $15 minimum wage bill, but SB81 faces uncertainty as it heads to Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's desk.
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May 31, 2017

Portland activists divided on the ACLU's defense of white supremacists' right to protest

"As soon as you start preaching hate to the point you start physically endangering people, that is unacceptable."
May 31, 2017

A noose was found inside the black Smithsonian museum in D.C.

The Smithsonian has reported discovering two nooses at two different museums in the span of a week.
May 31, 2017

Leaked draft rule suggests Trump will roll back Obama's birth control coverage mandate

A leaked draft of a forthcoming rule indicates that the Trump administration will allow any employer to apply for religious exemption from contraceptive coverage.
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May 31, 2017

Sean Hannity promises to "not stop investigating" Seth Rich conspiracy

The Fox News host said he would continue looking into the debunked conspiracy theory.
May 31, 2017

'House of Cards' Season 5: The surprising twist of the presidential election

Gov. Conway was never Frank's true opponent.
May 31, 2017

Hillary Clinton mocks Donald Trump for "covfefe" and his multiple marriages at 'Recode' conference

Clinton also discussed the rise in "fake news" and how it impacted the 2016 election at the tech conference in California.
May 31, 2017

Is 'Prison Break' coming back for season 6? This is what we know about the revival.

The 'Prison Break' finale gave fans closure, but it's unclear if the show will return for more.
May 31, 2017

'Pokémon Red, Blue and Yellow' for iPhone: Forget PokéLand. Bring the original games to iOS.

Why are you stopping us from catching them all, Pokémon Company?
May 31, 2017

How do you get your Snapchat score up? Here are some tips.

It's easier than you'd think.
May 31, 2017

'League of Legends' Update: Runes Reforged patch will combine runes and masteries later this year

Riot Games is revamping 'League of Legends' rune system, with totally free runes for players in the near future!
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May 31, 2017

Poll shows more Americans are beginning to support impeaching Trump

It's a clear increase from the 38% of respondents who favored impeachment the week before.
May 31, 2017

Rihanna will look better and be better than you no matter her weight. End of discussion.

People tried to body-shame Rihanna, and that's just not acceptable. Not on our watch.
May 31, 2017

15 emerging European cities to visit before everyone else

Europeans are getting off the grid in Europe.
May 31, 2017

Who is Beth Mackey in 'Bloodline'? Here's an explainer on the mysterious character.

It's not entirely clear, but that's sort of the point.
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May 31, 2017

Trump announces National Oceans Month — but not for the purpose of protecting the oceans

It seems that the president is hoping we use this month to make a profit off the world's oceans.
May 31, 2017

GameStop Board Games: Retailer takes a step toward tabletop gaming — and community

GameStop has a chance to bring the gaming community back into its stores. Here's how.
May 31, 2017

Donald Trump calls Kathy Griffin's beheading photo "sick," says she should be "ashamed of herself"

Trump says his children "are having a hard time" after seeing the photo of a severed head that resembles him.
May 31, 2017

Donald Trump defends Carter Page in Russia probe, whom White House officials say Trump has never met

Trump said Carter "blows away" the Russia investigation case, despite the White House claiming Trump doesn't even know Page.
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May 31, 2017

President Donald Trump will withdraw US from Paris climate agreement

Specifics on how Trump plans to withdraw from the agreement are still being worked out.
May 31, 2017

5 Donald Trump tweets that are causing the president problems

It makes for contradictions.
May 31, 2017

Model Tess Holliday calls out Chloë Grace Moretz's 'Snow White' reboot for body shaming

"Why is it okay to tell young kids being fat = ugly?" Holliday wrote.
May 31, 2017

CNN fires Kathy Griffin from New Year's Eve special after graphic Trump photo shoot

A spokesperson for CNN says the network is evaluating New Year's Eve plans.
May 31, 2017

Meet the organization aspiring to be the 'Peace Corps' of the fashion industry

Remake aspires to help seed a future of designers who are making slow, beautiful fashion that is conscious of our world.
May 31, 2017

'This Is Us' season 2 time slot moved again — but that's a good thing

No need to choose between the NBC drama and 'Thursday Night Football.'
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May 31, 2017

Kabul bombing: More than 80 killed by explosion in Afghan capital

At least 80 people reported dead in blast near diplomatic area of Kabul.
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May 31, 2017

Why is "covfefe" trending? Trump's midnight typo inspires jokes on Twitter

What does "covfefe" mean? No one knows for sure, but Twitter is trying to find out.
May 31, 2017

'Tekken 7' Roster: Full character list of every base, pre-order and DLC fighter

Our 'Tekken 7' character list has every new, returning and DLC fighter in the game's roster.
May 31, 2017

Jeff Sessions' anti-crime champion has one answer for our incarceration crisis: more jail.

"When you put criminals in prison, crime goes down. It really is that simple."
May 31, 2017

Judge blasts Donald Trump's deportation policy as "inhumane" in ruling

Judge Stephen Reinhardt ruled Trump had the power to deport Andres Magana Ortiz, but had a few choice words on the subject.
May 31, 2017

Kathy Griffin apologizes for photo with Donald Trump's severed head

"I went too far, I made a mistake and I was wrong," Griffin said in a video posted on Tuesday night.
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May 31, 2017

Anthony Hammond charged with hate crime for allegedly stabbing black man with machete

Hammond allegedly attacked a black man in the parking lot of an apartment building, seriously injuring him while yelling racial slurs.
May 31, 2017

'The Americans' Season 5 Finale Recap: Philip and Elizabeth face "The Soviet Division"

An 11th-hour development could tear the Jennings apart for good.
May 31, 2017

Donald Trump tweets garbled message with "covfefe" in it, goes dark

"Despite the constant negative press covfefe," the president wrote, apparently cut off mid-sentence.
May 31, 2017

10 masterful moves that will make you a better boss

Here are 10 expert pieces of advice to help you become a great leader at your workplace.
May 31, 2017

Black hole event horizons are real, new evidence suggests

Humanity is still trying to figure out what black holes really are.
May 31, 2017
May 31, 2017

New Jersey town to pay Muslim group $3.25 million after allegedly changing law to deny mosque permit

An encouraging end to one of several mosque construction controversies unfolding across the U.S.
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May 31, 2017

5 ways Trump's Paris Climate accord decision will hurt people of color the most

People of color have more to lose when it comes to climate change.
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May 31, 2017

A 'Daily Caller' reporter gave a speech at a white nationalist event he was covering

A freelance reporter gave a speech at a white nationalist event supporting confederate monuments — and then wrote an article about it.
May 31, 2017

'Injustice 2' Server Status: What to do when the servers go down

Having trouble connecting to the online portions of 'Injustice 2'? Here's what you can try before you throw up your hands and curse this modern world.
May 31, 2017

This is why you can't watch 'Fear the Walking Dead' on Netflix

Netflix owns 'The Walking Dead,' but another streaming service has the rights to the spinoff.
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May 31, 2017

The 'New York Times' is getting rid of its public editor position

Liz Spayd's last day at the Gray Lady is Friday.
May 31, 2017

Money hacks to spend less and save a ton: Shopping secrets, tasty savings, coupon tricks and more

Check out these freebies, savings hacks, coupon codes, shopping secrets and the best rules of thumb to use to keep more of your hard-earned cash.
May 31, 2017

'Tekken 7' PS3 Release Date: Will the fighter ever come out for Sony's previous console?

PS3 owners are likely out of luck when it comes to seeing 'Tekken 7' on their systems. Here's why.
May 31, 2017

When will Netflix have season 4 of 'The 100'?

It's the world vs. the remaining humans in season four of 'The 100.'
May 31, 2017

'Assassin's Creed Origins' 2017: Leaks claim to reveal main character and game logo

It's time for our weekly ration of 'Assassin's Creed Origins' leaks.