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July 20, 2017

‘PES 2018’ Online Beta Gameplay: First impressions from the early demo

The 'PES 2018' online beta is available for PS4 and Xbox One, and the early feedback is all positive.
July 20, 2017

6 months later, Donald Trump hasn’t passed any of the 10 major bills he promised

Six months in, Trump has laid a goose egg on major legislative achievements.
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July 20, 2017

AIDS deaths are almost half of what they were in 2005 — but experts worry Trump could reverse that

Trump's proposed budget cuts could be detrimental for those living with HIV.
July 20, 2017

Dascha Polanco on inclusive fashion, her hashtag #selflovery and redefining beauty standards

We spoke to the 'Orange Is the New Black' actress about why she believes fashion should be for all sizes.
July 20, 2017

Please stop hating on ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

Christopher Nolan's final Batman film is simply not as bad as some fans think.
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July 20, 2017

OJ Simpson granted parole after 9 years in prison

After serving nine years in prison for a 2007 armed robbery, OJ Simpson was granted parole in a unanimous vote on Thursday.
July 20, 2017

Zion Harvey, youngest double hand transplant recipient, is making astounding process

After about 50 years and more than 100 patients undergoing surgery, doctors have found success with a double hand transplant.
July 20, 2017

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington dead at 41

The singer leaves behind his wife and six children.
July 20, 2017

Muslim bus driver in Atlanta is suing elementary school principal for discrimination

Twanesia Crawford alleges she was not allowed in Hope Hill Elementary School because she was praying on her school bus.
July 20, 2017

‘Splatoon 2’ Release Time: Midnight launch may be limited to select GameStop stores

Here's when you can look forward to downloading 'Splatoon 2.'
July 20, 2017

Scientists are developing the hologram of the future — and the technology behind it is fascinating

Pretty soon, holograms will look the same from every angle and have more vibrant, realistic colors.
July 20, 2017

Every stunning look Michelle Obama’s rocked in her six months since leaving the White House

We've rounded up every single post-FLOTUS appearance.
July 20, 2017

Why Elon Musk’s “government approval” to build a NY-to-DC hyperloop means almost nothing

Reality is going to make Musk’s plans more complicated than he might think.
July 20, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Issues: Hebrew and Arabic backwards text bug still exists a full year after launch

A year after release, 'Pokémon Go' players in Israel report that Hebrew text in the game is still backwards. And it's not just them. Here's why that might be.
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July 20, 2017

Police shooting of Justine Damond leaves Minneapolis Black Lives Matter activists conflicted

“Some white people don’t feel the tragedy until one of them is murdered.”
July 20, 2017

Lena Dunham’s role on ‘American Horror Story’ is not the end of the world

'AHS' fans have unleashed a tidal wave of vitriol following Dunham's addition to the cast.
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July 20, 2017

Trump keeps saying he wants to “let Obamacare fail.” How would that happen?

There are several ways the administration could sabotage the law, experts said.
July 20, 2017

The 10 best and worst US cities for stress: Here’s where to live if you need to relax

Reduce stress and relax more by moving to one of these best places in America for a chill job, happy family and healthy lifestyle.
July 20, 2017

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington was open about his pain. That doesn’t make his death less shocking.

“If it wasn’t for music, I’d be dead,” Bennington once said. “One hundred percent.”
July 20, 2017

Report: Paul Manafort is being investigated for possible money laundering by special counsel Mueller

The Senate has already asked Manafort to testify in open session next week.
July 20, 2017

Experts explain why the FBI has never — and should never — report to the president

“The president perhaps isn’t a student of our history.”
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July 20, 2017

‘New York Times’ interview sparks latest wave of GOP frustration with Trump

The President’s “disturbing” comments on Jeff Sessions and Special Counsel Robert Mueller drew sharp rebukes from his own party.
July 20, 2017

‘Destiny 2’ Beta Upgrade Points: What they’re used for and what they mean

What are upgrade points in 'Destiny 2' for? Find out here.
July 20, 2017

‘Call of Duty: WW2’ Nazi Zombies: New trailer shows off ravenous shamblers hungry for brains

Get an eyeful of the new Nazi Zombies mode in 'Call of Duty: WW2.'
July 20, 2017

New study projects stunning drop in 2018 millennial voter turnout in battleground states

Millions of millennials, unmarried women and people of color are expected to stay home during the 2018 midterms.
July 20, 2017

‘Dream Daddy’: This gay dad dating simulator sounds like a joke — but it’s surprisingly earnest

Our early thoughts after our first few hours with 'Dream Daddy,' a new gay dating simulator.
July 20, 2017

Democrats finally roll out their agenda, but leave out many progressive agenda items

The Democrats' plan to win in 2018 might alienate large swaths of their base.
July 20, 2017

Forget the cruise — here’s why you should take a road trip through Alaska

This nine-day trip through the last frontier includes dogsledding, fried lasagna bites and ATV rides.
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July 20, 2017

Jordan Edwards’ mother speaks out after Monday’s indictment of the officer who killed her son

“We will not allow Jordan’s death to be another statistic.”
July 20, 2017

N64 Classic Edition: No, this trademark of a controller doesn’t mean a Nintendo 64 Mini is coming

A trademark filed in the EU has rumors abounding about an N64 Classic Edition. Here's why you should take them with a grain of salt.
July 20, 2017

SNES Classic preorders still haven’t hit the US — but you can get this book instead

It's easier to preorder than the SNES Classic. But is it just as fun?
July 20, 2017

‘Dragon Ball FighterZ’ could be the fighting game I’ve been wanting for years

I've never been good at fighting games, but 'Dragon Ball FighterZ' might be the one that gets me to try.
July 20, 2017

How the media covers “honor killings” reveals a double standard against women of different religions

Experts say these deaths should be viewed as acts of domestic violence.
July 20, 2017

‘Splatoon 2’ Spoilers: How to beat the final boss

Need those final boss spoilers for 'Splatoon 2' a day before release? We've got you covered like ink on a Turf War.
July 20, 2017

5 smart new books to read in 2017 if you need career advice, money help or secrets to success

These top new books about money and success may inspire you to make big life and career changes this summer.
July 20, 2017

Total Solar Eclipse 2017: The mind-blowing mechanics of what you’ll see on Aug. 21

The corona is one of the sun's hottest regions — and it'll be on full display come Aug. 21.
July 20, 2017

Jeff Sessions: “I plan to continue” as attorney general

Sessions said he has no intention to resign, despite President Donald Trump's frustrations with him.
July 20, 2017

New study suggests high workloads and aging doctor population means looming OB-GYN shortage

Obstetricians and gynecologists are overworked at nearing retirement age — without a younger contingent to replace them.
July 20, 2017

Pirelli Calendar 2018 features all-black cast, with Naomi Campbell, RuPaul, Lupita Nyong’o and more

Diddy, Djimon Hounsou, Duckie Thot and others appear in the Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland-themed shoot.
July 20, 2017

A Russian man was sentenced to 3 years in prison for creating a meme that incited 2 teen suicides

Some say the Blue Whale Challenge is a deadly game responsible for hundreds of teen suicides. Other say it's fake news. Either way, its creator is going to jail.
July 20, 2017
July 20, 2017

Why pro-life doctors want the First Amendment to protect their right to lie to patients

Crisis pregnancy centers believe they should be exempt from a law saying they should inform patients about all their medical options, including abortions.
July 20, 2017

Donald Trump’s latest defense: Everyone has wronged me

Russia continues to be the president's biggest albatross.
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July 20, 2017

Senate bill would make it a federal crime to boycott Israeli settlements

The Israel Anti-Boycott Act (S. 720) would make it a felony to support international efforts to boycott Israeli occupation.
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July 20, 2017
July 20, 2017

How much child care costs in 2017 — plus the most and least affordable US states for having kids

Child care can cost more than $30,000 a year, according to a new survey. And many families spend 20% of their income to foot the bill.
July 20, 2017

Trump just warned Robert Mueller not to look into his finances — it might be too late for that

In an interview with the 'New York Times,' Trump warned Mueller not to look into his finances. But Trump's bank is already getting calls from the feds.
July 20, 2017

Trump suggests that the FBI director should report directly to him

Such an unprecedented arrangement would have considerable implications for the agencies independence.
July 20, 2017

New White House idea to woo moderates: take health care from the poorest to cover Medicaid expansion

The plan would take from the poorest and give to the slightly less poor.
July 20, 2017

Donald Trump debuts new election integrity panel by hinting at big-league voter fraud

The president spoke at the first meeting of the White House's controversial new Election Integrity Commission.
July 20, 2017

Trump says he wouldn’t have appointed Sessions if he knew he’d recuse himself from the Russia matter

He also said he doesn't think Mueller should be looking into his finances.
July 20, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Update 0.69.0: New patch’s remote feeding feature gets mixed reaction from community

In the wake of update 1.39.0/0.69.0, players have reported receiving candies through the new remote feeding feature. Here's what that means for 'Pokémon Go' moving forward.
July 20, 2017

Report: Robert Mueller is broadening Russia investigation to include Trump’s business transactions

The news comes a day after President Donald Trump said an expansion of Mueller's investigation would be a "violation."
July 20, 2017

Kamala Harris wants to offer states money to end “money bail” systems that are often discriminatory

The California senator introduced a bipartisan bill that would give millions in grants to states that individualize the pretrial release process.
July 20, 2017

CBO Score: Revised version of Senate health care plan would still lead to 22 million more uninsured

The underlying problems with Senate Republicans' health care plan are unchanged with the latest revisions.
July 20, 2017

‘Destiny 2’ Crucible Changes: Fans don’t like PvP changes affecting PvE gameplay in the beta

Changes made to 'Destiny 2' competitive multiplayer are hindering the game's single player and co-op missions, according to some fans.
July 20, 2017

It’s time for Steve Whitmire to let Kermit the Frog go

The veteran puppeteer is having a tough time relinquishing his 27-year relationship with the famous Muppet.
July 20, 2017

20 attorneys general pen letter to Betsy DeVos urging her to keep campus sexual assault protections

The attorneys general reminded DeVos that scrapping Title IX guidance will have a chilling effect on sexual assault and rape reporting rates.
July 20, 2017

Debate: Is ‘Dunkirk’ director Christopher Nolan the best or the worst filmmaker of our time?

Mic asked two staff members to debate the relative merits of award-winning director Christopher Nolan and his movies.
July 20, 2017

‘Destiny 2’ Error Code Olive: What to do if the beta doesn’t work and you get this message

Back at it again with the cryptic 'Destiny 2' beta error codes. The latest? Olive.
July 20, 2017

Everyone has an opinion on “booth babes” — but here’s what they actually have to say about the job

Scantily clad models at video game conferences have all but disappeared. But don't assume booth models are the helpless victims they're made out to be.
July 20, 2017

People are sharing this video of John McCain defending Obama against scared white people in 2008

The video is meant to celebrate McCain's decency. But what really happened is more troubling.
July 20, 2017

‘Overwatch’ Update: Ana nerf set to patch her annoying sleep dart ability in Total Mayhem mode

This 'Overwatch' Ana nerf for Total Mayhem mode can't come soon enough.
July 20, 2017

NASA just released hundreds of incredible space videos — here are our 5 favorites

Watch space history unfold before your eyes.
July 20, 2017

Under Armour’s latest campaign starring Misty Copeland is celebrating the power of female athletes

Jessie Graff, Alison Désir, Natasha Hastings and Zoe Zhang also appear in the ads.
July 20, 2017

‘Destiny 2’ Infinite Super Beta Glitch: How to get unlimited super attacks

Bash enemies with a light shield in 'Destiny 2' as much as you want using this infinite super glitch.
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July 20, 2017

Capitol police arrest 155 during massive health care protest

Those arrested have been charged with crowding and resisting arrest.
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July 20, 2017

After stunning cancer diagnosis, Washington rallies behind “fighter” John McCain

Both sides of the aisle expressed support for the Arizona Republican after announcing aggressive brain cancer.
July 20, 2017

Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

A surgery to remove a blood clot from above his left eye revealed a malignant brain tumor called a glioblastoma.