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Aug. 30, 2017

Defense Secretary Mattis says transgender military members will continue to serve, for now

"I will provide my advice to the president concerning implementation of his policy direction."
Aug. 30, 2017

There’s a growing movement to boycott the NFL until Colin Kaepernick gets a job. But will it work?

Organizers in Chicago, Atlanta and New York City are taking a stand against the NFL.
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Aug. 30, 2017

This Muslim community group sprang into action to help Harvey victims in Houston

"It’s an opportunity for us to display our true character to the public and say there’s no reason to be afraid of us."
Aug. 30, 2017

Gas prices are going up because of Hurricane Harvey. Here’s how much more they’ll rise, experts say.

Gas prices are going up nationwide because of Harvey, experts say. Here's when they are expected to stabilize.
Aug. 30, 2017

GOP wanted to cut $1 billion from disaster relief for Trump’s border wall. Harvey complicates that.

House conservatives appear likely to back down from a fight for border wall funding in the midst of Hurricane Harvey.
Aug. 30, 2017

Labor Day 2017 sneak up on you? 5 inspired ideas for last-minute holiday plans on a budget.

Labor Day sales are just one of many great options for making the most of the three-day weekend. These inspired ideas maximize fun — and minimize cost.
Aug. 30, 2017

Aerie finally launches a more inclusive nude bra and underwear collection

Aerie is adding five nude shades to its Real Me collection.
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Aug. 30, 2017

Harvey by the numbers: Here are the statistics behind the “500-year flood” ravaging the Gulf Coast

The historic hurricane has dumped over 21 trillion gallons of water on the Gulf Coast and forced tens of thousands out of their homes.
Aug. 30, 2017

Here are the 3 major narratives popping up in the far-right media’s Harvey coverage

Hurricane Harvey represents the first real test of President Donald Trump's storm readiness — and far right media wants you to know he's passing with flying colors.
Aug. 30, 2017

The future of underwater travel could be these manta ray-shaped submarines

Flying fish, whale sharks and eels are all inspiration.
Aug. 30, 2017

Want to save money and grow richer? This is the best way to rank financial priorities, experts say.

Should you pay off credit cards or student debt first? How much should you save for retirement? These rules of thumb will keep you on track.
Aug. 30, 2017

Where do thin people fit into the body-positive conversation?

It's moved far beyond being centered on plus-size women.
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Aug. 30, 2017

Pro-Trump commentator Tomi Lahren joins Fox News

Lahren will “have a signature role on an FNC digital product currently in development,” according to a company release.
Aug. 30, 2017

In Pittsburgh focus group, Trump voters sour on the president, call him an “abject disappointment”

"There comes a point in time when you have to become professional," one Trump voter said. "He’s not professional, forget about presidential."
Aug. 30, 2017

How once-“fringe” anti-immigrant ideas have gone mainstream under Donald Trump

A new tool connects the dots between anti-immigrant hate groups and top officials in the Trump administration.
Aug. 30, 2017

Hurricane Harvey is another reason why we can’t be complacent about climate change any longer

The storm was at least worsened by climate change. But the Trump administration is still dithers on the issue.
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Aug. 30, 2017

‘Hot Mic’ podcast: North Korea missile launch, Trump’s DACA decision

The important stories to know for Wednesday, August 30.
Aug. 30, 2017

How hotels play an integral role in natural disaster relief

During times of crisis, hotels are invaluable as makeshift homes, workplaces and even care centers.
Aug. 30, 2017

How Instagram helped democratize beauty

Fashion lost its influential footing. Instagram might help the industry regain it.