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June 25, 2017

Burned Quran stuffed with bacon found outside mosque; officials investigate hate crime

This isn't the first time bacon has been used as an act of provocation against Muslims.
June 25, 2017

Poland makes emergency contraception a prescription-only drug — even for rape survivors

There's a relatively small time frame in which emergency contraception is effective. Requiring prescriptions may mean many Polish women will go without.
June 25, 2017

Steam Summer Sale Day 4 Deals 2017: Five of the best games worth buying

Day four of Steam's summer sale is going on now. Here are some of the best deals you can get.
June 25, 2017

'Pokémon Go' Golden Razz Berry: How to get the special raid battle item

Need to give your Pokémon more motivation in 'Pokémon Go?' Find out how to get the Golden Razz Berry to restore them to full.
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June 25, 2017

Movement for Black Lives activists disrupt Minneapolis Pride to protest Philando Castile verdict

Protesters reportedly held signs with messages like "No KKKops at Pride."
June 25, 2017

Kellyanne Conway: GOP health care plan doesn't cut Medicaid, "able-bodied" need only find work

Finding a job with health care benefits may not be as easy as Conway suggests.
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June 25, 2017

Protesters reportedly arrested near NYC's Stonewall Inn, Pride March endpoint

The reason for the arrests were not immediately known.
June 25, 2017

'GTA 5' OpenIV mods tool may be available for download again soon

'Grand Theft Auto 5' mod makers may have a reason to rejoice, as the OpenIV toolkit hints at a return.
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June 25, 2017

Marchers arrested in Istanbul as Pride parade continues despite cancellation

The organizers' decision to move forward with the previously cancelled march led to clashes with police.
June 25, 2017

Bill Cosby publicists insist speaking tour has nothing to do with sexual assault

Ebonee Benson and Andrew Wyatt accused the media of twisting Wyatt's words, when really there is a video record of his announcement.
June 25, 2017

Trans firefighter serving as grand marshal for NYC Pride March shares moving story on FDNY Instagram

"As a trans woman, it was a supremely difficult experience trying to find safe spaces, acceptance and love in society," Guinan said.
June 25, 2017

New York politicians used NYC Pride to stand with LGBTQ people in their fight against oppression

Politicians used 2017 New York City Pride to assure LGBTQ people that they would stand for their rights.
June 25, 2017

Republican Sen. Johnson and Independent Sen. Sanders call for health bill delay on 'Meet the Press'

A call to postpone the vote on the Senate's health care bill till after the July 4 holiday recess has bipartisan support.
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June 25, 2017

Car slams into Eid celebrants in UK, injuring 6; police say terrorism isn't suspected

Police say they believe an Eid celebrant was behind the wheel of the car that injured six outside a mosque.
June 25, 2017

Third Vanderbilt football player, Brandon Banks, convicted in rape case

A jury found Brandon Banks guilty on one count of aggravated rape and one count of sexual battery, sending him to a probable 15 years in prison.
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June 25, 2017

Oil truck explodes in Pakistan, killing at least 153

The deadly fire broke out as residents rushed to collect the leaking oil from the overturned tanker.
June 25, 2017

Trump responds to Obama's criticism of Senate health care plan

On 'Fox and Friends,' the president claimed he actually agrees with Obama on something.
June 25, 2017

Nintendo Switch 4K: Why Reggie Fils-Aimé doesn't think higher resolution is an important concern

President and COO of Nintendo of America Reggie Fils-Aime explains why 4K resolution and competing with the "big dogs" in tech isn't a concern with the Switch.