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July 18, 2017

A Republican congressman just asked a NASA expert about ancient civilizations on Mars

A NASA expert told the congressman that it is “extremely unlikely” that there were ancient civilizations on Mars.
July 18, 2017

‘Stormblood’ 4.05 Patch Notes: Job changes you need to know from the ‘Final Fantasy 14’ update

Welcome to the top-tier, White Mage. Adios for now, Astrologian. Everything you need to know about ‘Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood’ update 4.05.
July 18, 2017

‘The Disaster Artist’ trailer lives up to the best/worst scene in ‘The Room’

As Tommy Wiseau would say: "OH HAI MARK!"
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July 18, 2017

Who is Ike Kaveladze, the 8th person identified in the Donald Trump Jr. meeting?

Who is Kaveladze, and how does he fit into the ever-expanding web of Trump’s connections to Russian interests?
July 18, 2017

In praise of retweeting yourself

Life is short, and the self-retweet is here to stay — so go ahead and give your own writing some love.
July 18, 2017

‘Overwatch’ Doomfist Release Date: Here’s when the newest hero is coming to consoles and PC

Doomfist finally has an official release date, and we also got a new behind-the-scenes video.
July 18, 2017

Social media star Jake Paul accused of turning LA neighborhood into a “living hell” and “war zone”

One recent stunt involved setting furniture on fire in the backyard.
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July 18, 2017

Robert Mueller is now investigating the Donald Trump Jr. Russia meeting

Mueller's representative reached out to an eighth meeting attendee to confirm he was investigating the meeting.
July 18, 2017

Ray Tensing Murder Trial: Prosecutor decides he will not try Ohio police officer for third time

Twice already, jurors have not been able to agree whether Ray Tensing was guilty of murdering Sam DuBose.
July 18, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’: This is how Euron Greyjoy could take the Iron Throne in 4 (not so) easy steps

Fancy new threads or not, the murderous Iron Islander has his work cut out for him if he wants to rule over the Seven Kingdoms.
July 18, 2017

The NRA releases another horrifying ad, this time threatening journalists and politicians

This is the second NRA ad that calls for gun owners to rise up against liberals.
July 18, 2017
July 18, 2017

The ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ season 4 trailer is playing up the sex scandal

This new promo for the ABC reality series is pretty tasteless.
July 18, 2017

‘Destiny 2’ Beta Servers Down: What to do if the game isn’t working

Not getting into the 'Destiny 2' beta? Here is what you can do.
July 18, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Legendary Raids: Fans speculate about how they could be implemented in-game

We still don't know when legendaries are coming to 'Pokémon Go,' but that hasn't stopped some fans from speculating about what might happen with them.
July 18, 2017

GOP plan to repeal Obamacare without a replacement is dead

The plan lacks support less than 24 hours after Republicans announced plans to vote on it.
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July 18, 2017

Poll: Biden, Sanders, Warren and others would beat Trump if race were held today

Trump is still polling better than allies Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell — and Vice President Mike Pence.
July 18, 2017

Ataribox: Don’t get too hyped about the new “Atari” console

What is the Ataribox? A new console from a venerable gaming institution, or an Android set top box that plays some old games?
July 18, 2017

‘Titanfall 2’ Frontier Defense DLC: Horde mode co-op coming soon as a free update

There's a free new horde mode and additional maps coming to 'Titanfall 2.' We've got the deets!
July 18, 2017

New poll shows GOP health care plan has slim support in key Trump counties

Just 12% of people in those essential Trump counties said they supported the Republican health care plan.
July 18, 2017

Anti-Muslim hate crimes spiked 91% within first half of 2017, new report says

2017 is on track to become one of the worst years for anti-Muslim hate crimes, according to a new report.
July 18, 2017

Model Rain Dove on why gender fluidity isn’t a fashion trend

'Mic' spoke with Rain Dove about 'Vogue' and gender fluidity.
July 18, 2017

Road Test: The best carry-on travel suitcases under $300

There's an affordable carry-on for every type of traveler.
July 18, 2017

‘Uncharted: The Lost Legacy’: We need to talk about Naughty Dog’s violence problem

A new 'Uncharted' expansion comes out in August for the PS4. But the real question is whether or not Naughty Dog will do anything to reflect on the violence inherent in its popular series.
July 18, 2017

China just introduced a self-driving boat and drones that can save drowning people

Technology can save dozens of lives at one Chinese lake.
July 18, 2017

Amid continuing controversy, Trump “voter fraud panel” set to hold first meeting in Washington

Trump's "voter fraud panel" will convene for the first time on Wednesday.
July 18, 2017

Student loan forgiveness: Could your debt get waived because of missing paperwork?

If you're a student borrower, you could potentially get your loans wiped out — simply by identifying the supposed owner of your loans and making them prove that ownership.
July 18, 2017

Tabloids tried to shame newly crowned Dr. Who with professional nudes

A number of UK tabloids ran nude stills of Jodie Whittaker after she was announced as the first-ever woman to play Dr. Who.
July 18, 2017

NAACP LDF: Trump election panel “was formed with the intent to discriminate against voters of color”

Lawsuits against Trump's "election integrity commission" are piling up fast.
July 18, 2017

Wedding dress go missing? 7 steps to save the day if your photographer, venue or other vendor is MIA

Problem with your wedding dress, photographer, venue or another vendor? Here's how to avoid snafus and deal with last-minute disasters when you get married.
July 18, 2017

‘Destiny 2’ Weapon Mods: What to know about upcoming customization options

What's going on with the weapon mods in 'Destiny 2'? Here's what you need to know.
July 18, 2017
July 18, 2017

Jake-Jamie Ward to be first male spokesmodel repping face masks for U.K. beauty brand Soap & Glory

For years, Jake-Jamie Ward has been fighting hard for men to be included in the makeup and beauty world.
July 18, 2017

Everything we don’t know about the iPhone 8

There are a lot of unanswered questions.
July 18, 2017

Career advice: This is the best person to try to be at work, according to science

One cliche about career success seems to really be true, new research suggests: You should always be yourself. Here's why.
July 18, 2017

It’s 2017 and companies are still describing products as “n*gger-brown”

Walmart's website was selling a third-party product with the descriptor, and people were outraged.
July 18, 2017
July 18, 2017

What Amazon’s latest batch of trademarks tell us about the company’s future

Would you like a book with that hamburger?
July 18, 2017

The Int-Ball drone is flying around the ISS taking pictures — and it’s the cutest thing ever

Its name is Int-Ball, and it’s a tiny, 3-D printed drone in the ISS.
July 18, 2017
July 18, 2017

The latest ‘American Horror Story’ season 7 clue has everyone confused

What does it all mean? Fans will get some answers on Thursday.
July 18, 2017

‘Overwatch’ League Logo: MLB considers blocking Blizzard’s trademark over logo design

The MLB thinks the new 'Overwatch' League logo looks a little too familiar.
July 18, 2017

Fans of ‘Doctor Who’ celebrate as BBC announces that the 13th doctor will be a woman

Jodie Whittaker will be the first woman to play the role in the show's 54-year history.
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July 18, 2017

Student loan lenders lost key paperwork, and debts may soon be wiped away

Creditors have hit a snag when it comes to collecting the affected debts in court as a result of insufficient ownership records and other missing documentation.
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July 18, 2017

In a rare bipartisan effort, California votes to double down on fighting climate change

“This isn’t about some cockamamie legacy,” Gov. Jerry Brown wrote on Twitter. “This isn’t for me, I’m going to be dead. It’s for you and it’s damn real.”
July 18, 2017

‘Destiny 2’ Beta Start Time: When can you explore the galaxy on PS4, Xbox One and PC?

Find out when you can play 'Destiny 2' early on each platform.
July 18, 2017

Here is what will happen next with health care in the Senate

While Mitch McConnell is pushing repeal, some fellow Republicans are calling for a fresh start.
July 18, 2017

‘Splatoon 2’ Splatfest memes lead to the best Miiverse-style art we’ve seen in a while

These 'Splatoon 2' Splatfest screenshots are like a 'Splatoon' museum.
July 18, 2017

Straight Obamacare repeal vote could expose GOP senators’ true feelings about the health care law

Without President Barack Obama to save them with a veto, Senate Republicans will show whether their Obamacare repeal vote was for real, or just a political ploy.
July 18, 2017

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announces plan for Senate vote to repeal Obamacare

McConnell said the vote will happen "in the coming days."
July 18, 2017

Two more GOP senators just said they won’t vote for the Republican health care bill

Is this the end for the GOP health care bill?
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July 18, 2017

Creepy clown sightings are back — here’s why experts say they’re so scary

There may be a scientific reason we're so afraid of clowns.
July 18, 2017

Even where marijuana is decriminalized, police continue to target minorities for arrests

What if prosecutors just started throwing out these cases en masse?
July 18, 2017

‘Dunkirk’ reviews: Christopher Nolan’s “masterpiece” is already receiving Oscar buzz

'Dunkirk' is receiving near-universal acclaim.
July 18, 2017

Scientists are recording the sounds of waves in space — and it could be huge for NASA

Listen to the sound of the surf... in space.
July 18, 2017

Where actress Malin Akerman plans to stay on her next trip to Nicaragua

The Billions star on how a passion for children's education turned into a special connection with Granada.
July 18, 2017

In defense of women not shaving

In the end, women shouldn't be obligated to justify their personal grooming habits.
July 18, 2017

‘Overwatch’ Doomfist: Terry Crews didn’t want to “hijack” game — still wants to work with Blizzard

Crews didn't end up playing Doomfist, but he still might work with Blizzard in the future.
July 18, 2017

This thin, flexible gel is stronger than steel and could possibly withstand a bullet

The fabric could revolutionize how we cope with our aging bodies.
July 18, 2017
July 18, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ Theories: Could dragonglass save Jorah Mormont’s life?

Some Reddit users are arguing the sought-after dragonglass could possibly cure greyscale.
July 18, 2017

GOP Sen. Capito won’t vote on strict Obamacare repeal: “I did not come to Washington to hurt people”

Capito voted for a straight Obamacare repeal with no replacement in 2015. Two years later, Capito says she won't vote for that again.
July 18, 2017

‘NBA 2K18’ Player Ratings: Cover athlete Kyrie Irving is the second member of the 90-plus club

Like Joel Embiid and Isaiah Thomas, Kyrie Irving thought his 'NBA 2K18' player rating would be higher.
July 18, 2017

Celeb weight loss teas won’t give you a flatter belly or a firmer booty. They’ll give you diarrhea.

Erika Nicole Kendall breaks down what's really in the teas Kylie Jenner and Vanessa Hudgens are plugging.
July 18, 2017

Steve Bannon apparently called Paul Ryan a “limp-dick motherf*cker”

Bannon also called Ryan part of the "globalist donor class."
July 18, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Gen 3 and 4: Fan creates chart of most anticipated additions to the game

Already casting your eye towards the horizon in anticipation of Gen 3 coming to 'Pokémon Go'? We understand. Check out this fan's breakdown of who to focus on when the next generation drops.
July 18, 2017

3 key things to know about the new Republican budget plan

The plan makes deep cuts to entitlements while increasing defense spending.
July 18, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ Theories: Is the Hound actually Azor Ahai?

If he is the legendary warrior reincarnated, it would be just another example of George R.R. Martin's love for twisted irony.
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July 18, 2017

Police officer who fatally shot Australian woman reportedly identified as Mohamed Noor

Both of the responding officers have reportedly been placed on administrative leave.