Anna Swartz
Anna Swartz

Anna is a staff writer for Mic covering breaking news. She can be reached at aswartz@mic.com.

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2h ago

US military officials seek to delay allowing transgender people to enlist

The U.S. military was given until July 1, 2017, to begin allowing transgender people to enlist.

2h ago

RuPaul is getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

RuPaul is among the latest Walk of Fame honorees.
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4h ago

Man charged in Michigan airport stabbing tried unsuccessfully to buy a gun before the attack

Amor Ftouhi, 49, tried and failed to purchase a firearm in the U.S., officials say.
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5h ago

Grenfell Tower Fire: Police say blaze started in a refrigerator

Police say a fridge was the cause of the deadly fire.
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June 22, 2017

Watch Elizabeth Warren school lawmakers on what Planned Parenthood actually does

"I am sick of coming down to the Senate floor to explain to Republicans what Planned Parenthood does."
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June 22, 2017

London police identify Makram Ali, 51, as the man killed in the Finsbury Park mosque attack

Makram Ali, a father of six, died after a van attack on worshippers at a London mosque.

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June 21, 2017

Police officer critically injured in incident at Michigan airport

Bishop International Airport in Flint was evacuated Wednesday morning.
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June 21, 2017

Family of Otto Warmbier declines autopsy

Otto Warmbier died Monday, shortly after being released from North Korea.
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June 21, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy heads for the Gulf Coast

17 million people are under tropical storm warning.
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June 21, 2017

Prince Philip admitted to London hospital, Buckingham Palace says

Philip is reportedly "in good spirits."
June 21, 2017

Travis Kalanick steps down as CEO of Uber

The move comes after months of controversy for the company.

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June 20, 2017

It's 120 degrees in Phoenix, but inmates at a local jail have to sleep outside

People are sleeping outside in the middle of a brutal heatwave.
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June 20, 2017

A lost collection of Nazi artifacts was just found in a hidden room in Argentina

It's the largest collection of Nazi artifacts ever discovered in Argentina.
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June 19, 2017

London Mosque Attack: Suspect identified as Darren Osborne

The suspect has been identified as 47-year-old Darren Osborne.
June 19, 2017

Canada just took a major step by extending protections for transgender people

Canada took a big step forward for transgender rights.
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June 19, 2017

London Mosque Attack: Suspect arrested on suspicion of terror offenses, officials say

The suspect is reportedly a 47-year-old man.

June 19, 2017

The architect behind the 9/11 memorial will create a memorial for victims of Charleston massacre

Michael Arad will design a memorial to the nine victims of the 2015 attack.
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June 16, 2017

What does Michelle Carter's guilty verdict mean for future texting and social media cases?

Michelle Carter was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter on Friday.
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June 16, 2017

The American Medical Association says anti-trans "bathroom bills" are harmful to people's health

"Bathroom bills" can have physical and mental consequences, according to the American Medical Association.
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June 16, 2017

Michelle Carter guilty in texting suicide death of boyfriend Conrad Roy III

A judge has ruled in the case of 20-year-old Michelle Carter.