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Fox contributor Scottie Nell Hughes alleges network blacklisted her after accusing anchor of rape

“What is most important to me is that justice will prevent other women from going through the nightmare I’m now living.”

Why is athleisure so damn expensive?

They're clothes meant to be sweat through, but leggings can easily cost more than $100.

Jill Soloway wants to weaponize love

The 'Transparent' creator talked with 'Mic' about season four of the beloved Amazon show and their experiences in Hollywood as a gender nonbinary individual.

Trump’s North Korea threat isn’t new — threatening innocent civilians is his doctrine

And he's already started making this U.S. official U.S. policy.

3 takeaways from Trump’s fiery “America First” UN address

Trump calls on nations to "embrace their sovereignty" during his first speech to the U.N. General Assembly.
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Georgia Tech president blames “outside agitators” for protest following shooting of Scout Schultz

The 21-year-old student was fatally shot by campus police on Saturday.

The reason you’re more likely to cry on planes

Psychologists explain why that in-flight movie could trigger your emotions.

Exclusive: Hillary Clinton says, “No one, including me, is saying we will contest the election”

In a conversation with 'Mic,' Hillary Clinton sought to debunk reports that she would contest the outcome of the 2016 presidential campaign.

Democratic lawmakers arrested outside Trump Tower while protesting immigration policy

The three Latino members of Congress were advocating for the passage of a “clean” vote on the Dream Act.
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Ousted Fox News host Bill O’Reilly says HR never asked about harassment allegations

"In the 42 years I’ve been in this business ... not one time did I have any interaction with HR."
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EPA chief says he’s ready to “bring scientists in” to debate existence of manmade climate change

Scott Pruitt was previously steadfast in his denial of a human link to rapidly changing climate patterns.
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Mic Wakeup: Hurricane Maria is here, health care gets a vote and Cardi B has totally transformed

Here are three stories for Tuesday, Sept. 19, to help you reshape the world.

#UnqualifiedForTech: This viral hashtag is exposing how the tech industry rewards white privilege

Unqualified for tech? For one part of the population, that's not a problem.

Trump is talking at the UN about pressuring North Korea. Here’s why further sanctions may not work.

"An economic warfare package ... doesn't benefit anybody."

Toxic gases from diesel cars are killing thousands of people every year

An estimated 10,000 deaths across 30 countries are directly attributable to toxic gases emitted from diesel cars, a recent study says.

The most wholesome internet trolls ever are reclaiming racist subreddits one by one

/r/JewWatch is now dedicated to pictures of Judaism-themed timepieces.

Trump says US may have “no choice but to totally destroy North Korea” during UN speech

Trump slams "twisted" North Korea, mocks Kim as "Rocket Man" in address.

How high does your credit score really need to be?

7 ways good credit can make you richer.

Trump hints that US will pull out of Iran deal in UN speech

Trump slammed the landmark deal as an "embarrassment."

Allegations of racist casting directors, makeup artists and nightclubs stir up London Fashion Week

Leomie Anderson and Jourdan Dunn have both come forward with details of racist encounters at LFW.

Christian Siriano’s diverse new Barbie collection features nods to Solange, Leslie Jones and more

The five-doll collection has dolls of various body types wearing some of Siriano's greatest designs.
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Exclusive: Hillary Clinton says Melania Trump isn’t doing enough to fight cyberbullying

"If she were serious and able to follow through on it, I bet there would be so many people who would be willing to try and help her out on that,” Clinton told 'Mic.'