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Sept. 14, 2017

Trump defends DACA recipients, but denies he reached a deal to protect them

President Donald Trump said DACA recipients shouldn't be deported, but denied that he made a deal with Democrats to protect them.
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Sept. 14, 2017

Trump’s base bashes “Amnesty Don” as president issues confusing statements on immigration

Trump juggles his base of immigration hardliners and the majority of Americans who support a path to citizenship for "Dreamers."
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Sept. 14, 2017

Derricka Banner is at least the 20th transgender person killed so far in 2017

Derricka Banner, 26, was found dead in a vehicle early Tuesday morning.
Sept. 14, 2017

We tested all the official ‘Destiny 2’ candles, and now we have more questions than answers

“It smells like a nursing home I worked in one summer.”
Sept. 14, 2017

What to do, see and eat in Aarhus, the Danish city giving Copenhagen a run for its money

Three hours from Copenhagen, this cultural capital has colorful museums, delicious food and stunning architecture.
Sept. 14, 2017

Lululemon taps a group of diverse activists and LGBTQ trailblazers for its first campaign for men

The campaign features rapper Zebra Katz and out Olympic boxer Orlando Cruz.
Sept. 14, 2017

Trump blames cell phone reception for delay in calling Mexican president after deadly earthquake

Though Trump tweeted he had attempted to reach Peña Nieto for three days, the earthquake in question rocked southern Mexico a full week ago.
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Sept. 14, 2017

Poll: Mexican opinion of US takes big hit in the age of Trump

According to a new poll, 65% of Mexicans view their neighbors to the north unfavorably, up from just 29% two years ago.
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Sept. 14, 2017

Hillary Clinton is mad that “nobody said a word” about her fake severed head

“They were selling T-shirts and mugs at the Republican [National] Convention with Trump holding my head. Nobody said a word. Not a word!”
Sept. 14, 2017

Equifax credit freeze: Why to do this after the data breach — and how much it costs in each US state

Equifax data breach got you down? Here's how to freeze your credit and keep scammers from destroying your finances.
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Sept. 14, 2017

Conservative media unifying around backlash to Jamele Hill’s comments on Trump

Many on the right see Jamele Hill keeping her job at ESPN as a sign of media bias.
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Sept. 14, 2017

Trump doubles down on statement that “both sides”were to blame for Charlottesville violence

"You have some pretty bad dudes on the other side."
Sept. 14, 2017

Devin Allen, the photographer who captured Baltimore’s uprising, shows us his “beautiful ghetto”

For his work in his hometown, Devin Allen has been chosen as one of two inaugural recipients of The Gordon Parks Foundation's fellowship program.
Sept. 14, 2017

How political did New York Fashion Week get this season?

In February, it was about loud political statements. This season, not as much.
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Sept. 14, 2017

Mic Wakeup: Pharma Bro jailed, Tiffany Trump snubbed and Facebook is finally under investigation

Here are three stories for Thursday, Sept. 14 to help you reshape the world.
Sept. 14, 2017

The ‘Bachelor’ franchise has never been more cynical — or successful at romance

Maybe the shows being honest about what they are has made it easier for the people who are there for the right reasons to find each other.
Sept. 14, 2017

How firm is the newfound love Democratic senators have for single payer?

"There may be other bills worth supporting," said one senator who on Wednesday backed Sen. Bernie Sanders' "Medicare for all" proposal.
Sept. 14, 2017

New York City bodega workers on whether they feel threatened by the new Bodega startup

Bodegas are an integral part of living in New York City — and employees and patrons were irked by the mini convenience store startup bearing their name.
Sept. 14, 2017

The coolest augmented reality apps you didn’t see at Apple’s iPhone X keynote

The future of AR is happening right here, right now, thanks to the ARKit community.
Sept. 14, 2017

President Donald Trump on DACA deal with Dems: The wall needs to be funded

“We have to have an understanding... that the wall will be funded — otherwise, no deal,” the president said in Florida on Thursday.
Sept. 14, 2017

Cardi and Lupita and Leslie, oh my! Here’s the 17 best front-row looks at NYFW

The models might have been impressive, but, to be honest, the front row was where it was at.
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Sept. 14, 2017

IPhone X release date on your mind? Why the 10 is a case study in how Apple manipulates your desires

3 ways the iPhone X release demonstrates Apple's wiliest brand psychology tricks.
Sept. 14, 2017

Hillary Clinton recommends a picture book to Donald Trump, after he pans her new memoir

After he attacked her new memoir, Clinton recommended Trump instead read a picture book she authored.
Sept. 14, 2017

‘Mother!’ is proof that Darren Aronofsky should only make horror movies

The director is most successful when he walks the line between stylized horror and high-concept thrillers — and his latest feature is among his best.
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Sept. 14, 2017

Google regularly discriminates against women, lawsuit alleges

“Women should have the same opportunities as men and receive equal pay for substantially similar work."