Brianna Provenzano
Brianna Provenzano

Brianna is a staff writer at Mic, covering breaking news. Send tips/inquiries to brianna@mic.com.

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13 hours ago

"Woke" Heineken commercial co-opts the activist movement to sell beer

Heineken's new ad is just the latest in a long line of attempts by brands to politically supercharge their products.

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April 26, 2017

Ann Coulter speech at UC Berkeley canceled again — for real this time

“This is a university, not a battlefield,” Berkeley chancellor Nicholas Dirks wrote in a note to students.
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April 24, 2017

Tony Kim: What to know about the US citizen detained in North Korea

The Trump administration has yet to comment publicly on Kim's capture.
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April 24, 2017

Obama gave his first speech since leaving office — and people got emotional

The former president delivered the remarks at his old stomping grounds — the University of Chicago.
April 24, 2017

These 7 photos show the controversial New Orleans Confederate monument removal

Some believe the monuments are a tribute to southern history, but others believe they're relics of a shameful past.
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April 24, 2017

French Election: 3 key things to know about Sunday's results

Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen and center-left candidate Emmanuel Macron are heading to a runoff election.

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April 21, 2017

Surprise: Sarah Palin has garbage opinions about the O'Reilly sexual harassment accusers

In an interview with CNN, Palin said that the women O'Reilly allegedly harassed should have come forward sooner.
April 21, 2017

Trump First 100 Days: President rips "ridiculous standard" for measuring performance

Trump tweeted his objection on day 91 of his presidency.
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April 20, 2017
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April 20, 2017

Bill O'Reilly by the numbers: 8 Stats to know about the fired Fox host

50: The number of advertisers that pulled out of O'Reilly's time slot after accusations of sexual assault came to light.
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April 20, 2017

14 photos from Venezuela's harrowing anti-Maduro protests on Wednesday

Protesters in Caracas, Venezuela, demonstrated Wednesday against the increasingly autocratic rule of President Nicolás Maduro.

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April 19, 2017
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April 19, 2017

Prosecutors move to dismiss 21,000 drug convictions after chemist found falsifying results

For defendants who have had trouble finding housing or employment because of their convictions, it's too little too late.
April 19, 2017

3 simple habits of rich people that will make you wealthier

Learn easy behaviors to help you grow your money — from millionaires and billionaires who have done exactly that.
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April 18, 2017

McDonalds workers stalled Facebook killer Steve Stephens for police as he ordered fries

McDonalds employees recognized Stephens' face as he was ordering a 20 piece Chicken McNuggets and fries.
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April 18, 2017

A photographer in Syria put down his camera and picked up a wounded boy after bombing

It's one of the rare photos that manages to distill the unimaginable horrors of Syria's bloody civil war.

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April 18, 2017

Six mummies discovered near Egypt's Valley of the Kings

The tomb reportedly contained a number of colorful wooden coffins and more than 1,000 funerary statues.
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April 17, 2017

Robert Godwin Sr.: What to know about victim of Facebook shooting

Robert Godwin Sr. was a family man who loved to fish.
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April 17, 2017

United Airlines removes couple traveling to their own wedding from plane

The airline said in a statement that the couple was removed after failing to follow the flight crew's instructions.
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April 17, 2017

Pence warns North Korea not to test the "strength and resolve of our new president"

"North Korea would do well not to test [Trump's] resolve or the strength of the armed forces of the United States in this region."