Ashley Edwards
Ashley Edwards

Ashley Edwards is a news editor for Mic covering breaking and trending news. She previously worked at the New York Daily News and PIX11 News.

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Oct. 3, 2017

Mic Wakeup: America reels after Las Vegas massacre, the 338th US mass shooting in 2017

Here are three stories to help you reshape the world for Tuesday, Oct. 3.

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Sept. 25, 2017

Widow of military veteran: My husband gave his life for your right to protest

“He gave his life, he took the oath that said he would protect and defend the Constitution of the United States of America."
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Sept. 19, 2017

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.'
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Aug. 13, 2017

James Alex Fields Jr. identified as suspect in deadly Charlottesville car crash, police announce

James Field Jr. is from Ohio, according to authorities.
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Aug. 4, 2017

8 students of color speak out about having their qualifications questioned at elite colleges

"She said to me, ‘I would have gotten in earlier, too, if I was also a black sob story.'"
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June 14, 2017

London Grenfell Tower Fire: Apartment building engulfed in flames in West London

This is a breaking story.

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June 4, 2017

Hours before London attack, ISIS reportedly used app to call for knife and truck attacks

ISIS reportedly sent a message using the Telegram app.
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June 4, 2017
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June 4, 2017

London terror attack: 6 people killed, 3 suspects shot by police

Three male suspects were shot and killed.
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June 4, 2017

How world leaders are responding to the London Bridge terror attacks

The world is standing in solidarity with London.
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May 23, 2017

Ariana Grande responds to deadly bombing at Manchester Arena concert

Ariana Grande has responded to the Manchester attack.

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May 23, 2017

Manchester Arena Explosion: Community using #RoomForManchester to offer help

Those wanting to help are using the hashtag #RoomForManchester.
May 15, 2017

Miss New Jersey USA perfectly defines feminism in final answer at Miss USA 2017 pageant

Chhavi Verg gave everyone a lesson in feminism.
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May 15, 2017

Miss District of Columbia, Kara McCullough, wins Miss USA 2017 pageant

This is the second year in a row Miss District of Columbia has won the Miss USA pageant.
May 1, 2017

No one asked Priscilla Samey to prom, so she took her Harvard acceptance letter instead

The teen also got accepted to six other Ivy League schools.
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April 21, 2017

Paris Shooting Update: What we know about suspected shooter in terrorist attack

Here's what we know about the suspected Paris shooter.

March 2, 2017

Sen. Elizabeth Warren calls for Jeff Sessions' resignation, investigation of Russian ties

Warren called the situation a "real and serious threat to the national security of the United States."
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March 1, 2017

Bernie Sanders was far from convinced by Trump's "restrained" congressional speech

Bernie Sanders pointed out all the issues Donald Trump didn't address.
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Feb. 28, 2017

Kellyanne Conway put her feet on the Oval Office couch — and people have feelings about it

Some people think Kellyanne Conway's office decorum left a lot to be desired.
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Feb. 28, 2017

Yemen raid that killed Navy SEAL has yielded no "significant intelligence," report says

The Trump administration is telling a different story, however.