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    INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 31: Indiana Gov. Mike Pence speaks during a press conference March 31, 2015 at the Indiana State Library in Indianapolis, Indiana. Pence spoke about the state's controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act which has been condemned by business leaders and Democrats.  (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

    Gov. Pence: I Will Vote for Ted Cruz

    Gov. Pence: I Will Vote for Ted Cruz

    The man who invented Ted Cruz just endorsed him.Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, who pioneered many of the anti-establish tactics and rhetoric that Cruz now uses, announced today that he supports Cruz’s presidential bid. The endorsement may have come just...

    The last minute endorsement could boost Cruz’s chance in Indiana, but could hurt Pence’s bid for re-election this fall.

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    U.S. President Barack Obama (L) announces Judge Merrick Garland (R) as his nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court, in the White House Rose Garden in Washington, March 16, 2016.  REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque - TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY  - RTSAQAE

    Why Garland Fight Is Good for Democracy

    Why Garland Fight Is Good for Democracy

    Maybe #nevergarland is a good thing.Sure, the unprecedented refusal of the Senate to even consider the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland is a violation of the senators’ oaths of office, a dangerous precedent, a constitutional fiasco financed by ...

    If nothing else, raising the visibility of the Supreme Court as a key election issue can help rouse the American public from its irresponsible indifference to it.

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    Republican U.S. presidential candidate Ted Cruz is joined by former Republican presidential candidate and recently announced supporter Carly Fiorina at a Cruz town hall event at the Faith Assembly of God in Orlando, Florida U.S. March 11, 2016. U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is expected to announce former business executive Carly Fiorina will be his vice presidential running mate if he wins the party's nomination, ABC News affiliate WMUR reported, citing unnamed sources.

    Carly Could Overshadow Cruz

    Carly Could Overshadow Cruz

    When the Texas Sen. Ted Cruz took to the press conference-stage on Wednesday to announce that former rival Carly Fiorina would join his campaign as running mate-in-waiting, he took a good long time making that point clear.It wasn’t until at least ...

    Cruz hoped his announcement of Fiorina as a running mate could help upend the GOP race, but could her charisma upset his carefully crafted campaign?

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    INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 31: Indiana Gov. Mike Pence speaks during a press conference March 31, 2015 at the Indiana State Library in Indianapolis, Indiana. Pence spoke about the state's controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act which has been condemned by business leaders and Democrats.  (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

    Gov. Pence: I Will Vote for Ted Cruz

    Gov. Pence: I Will Vote for Ted Cruz

    The man who invented Ted Cruz just endorsed him.Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, who pioneered many of the anti-establish tactics and rhetoric that Cruz now uses, announced today that he supports Cruz’s presidential bid. The endorsement may have come just...

    The last minute endorsement could boost Cruz’s chance in Indiana, but could hurt Pence’s bid for re-election this fall.

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    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during a news conference about Dr. Craig Spencer after it was confirmed that Spencer has contracted Ebola, in New York October 24, 2014. De Blasio said health officials are retracing all the steps taken Spencer, but urged New Yorkers not to worry and to stick with their daily routines.

    Bill de Blasio, Corruption Pioneer

    Bill de Blasio, Corruption Pioneer

    A tale of two cities has become a city of two tales. One tale is what New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says about an ever widening pattern of ethically questionable fundraising and influence peddling as he pursues such noble causes as income e...

    As New York City’s mayor touts his ‘Progressive, Honest, Responsible Government,’ the questions and subpoenas are mounting. He should try some real honesty.

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    Will Ferrell and Ronald Reagan

    Will Ferrell, Do Not Mock My Father

    Will Ferrell, Do Not Mock My Father

    Dear Mr. Ferrell,I saw the news bulletin—as did everyone—that you intend to portray my father in the throes of Alzheimer’s for a comedy that you are also producing.Perhaps you have managed to retain some ignorance about Alzheimer’s and other versi...

    Ferrell is set to play Reagan with Alzheimer’s in a comedy movie. In an open letter, his daughter say she’s horrified her father’s illness will be played for laughs.

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    Drake’s Views: The Parodies

    Drake’s Views: The Parodies

    Drake’s hotly awaited new album Views—described as his “tour through the city that made him”—features the artist sitting in a thoughtful pose on a high edge of Toronto’s iconic CN Tower.Ironically enough, he doesn’t appear to be taking huge pleasu...

    The new Drake album, “Views,” is creating a storm with his fans worldwide, and moving in lockstep is a tide of parodies of the cover art.

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Season 4

    Amy Schumer Takes On the Gun Lobby

    Amy Schumer Takes On the Gun Lobby

    Last summer, Amy Schumer reluctantly joined the fight to restrict Americans’ access to guns. After a man opened fire in a theater that was showing her film Trainwreck, the comedian appeared alongside her second cousin, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), t...

    This week’s ‘Inside Amy Schumer’ features a hard-hitting sketch about just how easy it is to get a gun in America.

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    Will Ferrell and Ronald Reagan

    Will Ferrell, Do Not Mock My Father

    Will Ferrell, Do Not Mock My Father

    Dear Mr. Ferrell,I saw the news bulletin—as did everyone—that you intend to portray my father in the throes of Alzheimer’s for a comedy that you are also producing.Perhaps you have managed to retain some ignorance about Alzheimer’s and other versi...

    Ferrell is set to play Reagan with Alzheimer’s in a comedy movie. In an open letter, his daughter say she’s horrified her father’s illness will be played for laughs.

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    Iggy Azalea onstage at the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball, at Madison Square Garden in New York, Dec. 12, 2014. The annual concert exemplified a changing Top 40 radio culture increasingly driven by young female listeners ? Azalea and the other women amorous and in charge, men like Sam Smith promising romance and pleading for togetherness.

    Iggy Azalea Is Not Worthy of Beyoncé

    Iggy Azalea Is Not Worthy of Beyoncé

    Watching Beyoncé’s Lemonade is like riding an emotional rollercoaster—the kind where you refuse to get off and the Six Flags employees have to forcibly remove you. While any viewer of Bey’s new visual album is sure to feel all the feels, from awe ...

    The Aussie rapper, a walking example of racial appropriation, called out Queen Bey’s ‘Lemonade’—and its “Becky” line—for racial stereotyping. Cue the biggest eye-roll of all time.

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"Welcome to the Gun Show"
Season 4

    Amy Schumer Takes On the Gun Lobby

    Amy Schumer Takes On the Gun Lobby

    Last summer, Amy Schumer reluctantly joined the fight to restrict Americans’ access to guns. After a man opened fire in a theater that was showing her film Trainwreck, the comedian appeared alongside her second cousin, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), t...

    This week’s ‘Inside Amy Schumer’ features a hard-hitting sketch about just how easy it is to get a gun in America.

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    Caitlyn Jenner arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, California February 28, 2016.

    Caitlyn Jenner Uses Trump’s Ladies’ Room

    Caitlyn Jenner Uses Trump’s Ladies’ Room

    Last night, Caitlyn Jenner posted a video of herself using the women’s restroom at Trump Tower in New York.In the one-minute clip posted to the reality star’s Facebook page, Jenner pretends to just stumble upon the Trump International Hotel just w...

    Caitlyn Jenner’s Ted Cruz support seems to be flagging after the senator came out in favor of North Carolina’s anti-trans bill.

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    Actor Tye Sheridan, director Christopher Smith, and actor Emory Cohen pose at the Tribeca Film Festival Getty Images Studio on April 16, 2016 in New York City.

    Is This the Next Han Solo?

    Is This the Next Han Solo?

    Before last fall, you likely knew of Emory Cohen only if you happened to be part of the demographic that hate-watched NBC’s notorious TV musical series Smash. Then Brooklyn came out, and moviegoers collectively swooned over the now-26-year-old act...

    After breakout roles in ‘Brooklyn’ and the upcoming ‘X-Men: Apocalypse,’ Emory Cohen and Tye Sheridan talk new film ‘Detour’ and the joys and pressures of being rising stars.

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    ‘Snowden’ Trailer Lands

    ‘Snowden’ Trailer Lands

    The trailer for the forthcoming Oliver Stone movie Snowden has been viewed over two million times less than 24 hours after it was posted on Youtube, suggesting huge interest in the story of one of America’s most polarizing heroes/traitors, ahead o...

    Whether he is a hero or a traitor, the world is still fascinated by the story of Edward Snowden. See the trailer from Oliver Stone’s new movie.

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    Caitlyn Jenner arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, California February 28, 2016.

    Caitlyn Jenner Uses Trump’s Ladies’ Room

    Caitlyn Jenner Uses Trump’s Ladies’ Room

    Last night, Caitlyn Jenner posted a video of herself using the women’s restroom at Trump Tower in New York.In the one-minute clip posted to the reality star’s Facebook page, Jenner pretends to just stumble upon the Trump International Hotel just w...

    Caitlyn Jenner’s Ted Cruz support seems to be flagging after the senator came out in favor of North Carolina’s anti-trans bill.

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    World News

    Francisca Landaeta (R) poses for a picture next to her relatives, (L-R) Luisa Gomez, Gabriel Castillo, Kerlin Garrido and Antony Arias (top) and the food they have at their home in Caracas, Venezuela April 14, 2016. "We eat today, but we do not know what we will eat tomorrow. We are bad, I never thought it would come to this," Landaeta said. The combination of Venezuela's sky-rocketing prices and chronic product shortages have left many struggling to put regular food on their tables and maintain a balanced diet.  Amid a severe recession and dysfunctional state-run economy, poorer families say they are sometimes skipping meals and relying more on starch foods. According to one recent study, 87 percent of Venezuelans say their income is now insufficient to purchase their food needs. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins SEARCH "FOOD GARCIA" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "THE WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES - RTX2BWBK

    Meal by Meal: Venezuela’s Food Shortage

    Meal by Meal: Venezuela’s Food Shortage

    The combination of Venezuela’s sky-rocketing prices and chronic product shortages have left many struggling to put regular food on their tables to maintain a balanced diet. Take a look at what these families are eating in Caracas.

    The combination of Venezuela’s sky-rocketing prices and chronic product shortages have left many struggling to put regular food on their tables to maintain a balanced diet. Take a lo...

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    Human rights barrister Geoffrey Robertson
Human rights barrister Geoffrey Robertson QC speaks at the Oxford Union, Oxon, Britain - 25 Feb 2015

    The World’s Littlest Freedom Fighters

    The World’s Littlest Freedom Fighters

    Where in the world is “God Save the Queen” a revolutionary call to arms? In Norfolk Island, whose 1700 citizens—half of them descended from Fletcher Christian’s HMS Bounty mutineers and their Tahitian partners—are resisting the forcible re-coloniz...

    Norfolk Island will be colonized by Australia in July. Renowned lawyer Geoffrey Robertson explains why he is representing the island's 1700 people who are desperate to remain free.

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    British Labour Party politician elected as the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Bradford West, Naz Shah is photographed at her home on March 12, 2015 in Bradford, England.

    U.K. Muslim MP: Sorry I Was Anti-Semitic

    U.K. Muslim MP: Sorry I Was Anti-Semitic

    LONDON — The left-wing leader of Britain’s Labour Party is under fire for refusing to immediately suspend one of his Muslim members of Parliament after it emerged that she had posted anti-Semitic messages on Facebook.Jeremy Corbyn said comments ab...

    After some initial foot dragging, Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn suspended Muslim MP Naz Shah, who had posted anti-Semitic messages on Facebook.

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    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un guides on the spot the underwater test-fire of strategic submarine ballistic missile in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on April 24, 2016. KCNA/via REUTERS. ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THIS IMAGE. SOUTH KOREA OUT.           TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY      - RTX2BDTM

    Kim Jong Un’s Nuke Sub Is Scarily Unsafe

    Kim Jong Un’s Nuke Sub Is Scarily Unsafe

    North Korea’s new sea-launched, nuclear-capable ballistic missile and the submarine that fires it are both technologically backward, unreliable, and wickedly unsafe for the unfortunate souls tasked with operating them. In short, Pyongyang’s new un...

    North Korea’s new nuclear-missile subs are rudimentary and unreliable—but Kim Jong Un wants the world to think he’s just crazy enough to use them in an attack.

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    Human rights barrister Geoffrey Robertson
Human rights barrister Geoffrey Robertson QC speaks at the Oxford Union, Oxon, Britain - 25 Feb 2015

    The World’s Littlest Freedom Fighters

    The World’s Littlest Freedom Fighters

    Where in the world is “God Save the Queen” a revolutionary call to arms? In Norfolk Island, whose 1700 citizens—half of them descended from Fletcher Christian’s HMS Bounty mutineers and their Tahitian partners—are resisting the forcible re-coloniz...

    Norfolk Island will be colonized by Australia in July. Renowned lawyer Geoffrey Robertson explains why he is representing the island's 1700 people who are desperate to remain free.

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    Apr 1989:  Supporters are crushed against the barrier as disaster strikes before the FA Cup semi-final match between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest played at the Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield, England.  \ Mandatory Credit: David  Cannon/Allsport

    Police Blamed for U.K. Stadium Disaster

    Police Blamed for U.K. Stadium Disaster

    LONDON — It was Europe’s most deadly sporting disaster since a stand collapsed at the Circus Maximus in 140AD.A horrific crush at a soccer match inside Hillsborough stadium in 1989 killed 96 Liverpool fans. Among them were 37 teenagers. More than ...

    For years the victims of the 1989 Hillsborough Disaster have been slurred as drunkards. Today, a British court ruled the 96 deaths that day had been ‘unlawful’—the fault of police.

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    The bodies of the Bangladesh's first LGBT magazine editor and local USAID staff, Xulhaz Mannan and his friend Mahbub Tonoy are brought out from a building after police primary investigation at their house at Tetul Tala, Kalabagan, Dhaka, Bangladesh, April 25, 2016.

    In Bangladesh, God Is a Serial Killer

    In Bangladesh, God Is a Serial Killer

    LONDON — There really is no other way to put this. Free thinkers in Bangladesh are being serially hacked to death in their homes. An infamous hit list appeared in 2013 naming 84 “atheist bloggers.” By the end of 2015 there had been seven such murd...

    Jihadi terrorists are systematically hunting down leading free thinkers in Bangladesh—one by one—and hacking them to death.

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    Donald Trump and Matteo Salvini

    Italy’s Most Racist Pol Is Helping Trump

    Italy’s Most Racist Pol Is Helping Trump

    ROME — Matteo Salvini, Italy’s most openly racist politician and leader of the far-right Northern League party, loves Donald Trump. And The Donald apparently loves him back.Salvini, who has called German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s policy to accept...

    The Mussolini-loving Matteo Salvini came to Philadelphia to campaign for The Donald, forming a dangerous bromance between bigots.

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    Apr 1989:  Supporters are crushed against the barrier as disaster strikes before the FA Cup semi-final match between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest played at the Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield, England.  \ Mandatory Credit: David  Cannon/Allsport

    Police Blamed for U.K. Stadium Disaster

    Police Blamed for U.K. Stadium Disaster

    LONDON — It was Europe’s most deadly sporting disaster since a stand collapsed at the Circus Maximus in 140AD.A horrific crush at a soccer match inside Hillsborough stadium in 1989 killed 96 Liverpool fans. Among them were 37 teenagers. More than ...

    For years the victims of the 1989 Hillsborough Disaster have been slurred as drunkards. Today, a British court ruled the 96 deaths that day had been ‘unlawful’—the fault of police.

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    U.S. News

    Toddlers Found Chained in Backyard

    Toddlers Found Chained in Backyard

    Toddlers Found Chained in Backyard

    Two toddlers are in the hospital Friday after they were found tied up with dog leashes in a backyard in San Antonio, Texas.In total, eight children were rescued from the same home on Thursday night, ranging in age from 10 months to 13 years old. S...

    Six children, one as young as 10 months, were left abandoned by their mother, who has been charged with several crimes.

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    Arizona meth lab linked to GOP John McCain

    A GOP Money Maven’s Descent Into Meth

    A GOP Money Maven’s Descent Into Meth

    He was her favorite drug.Once Republican stalwart and John McCain fundraiser Emily Pitha fell for Chris Hustrulid, he promised to say goodbye to the narcotic nights and mixing records as a DJ, and began punching a clock and pushing hardware. But f...

    Friends say a Republican fundraiser’s boyfriend believed her Arizona political connections with John McCain and Jeff Flake would protect them from the cops.

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    Detroit cop spied on nude, nursing mother using her nanny cam

    Mom: Cop Hacked Camera to Spy on Me Nude

    Mom: Cop Hacked Camera to Spy on Me Nude

    The young mother was nude and breastfeeding in her nursery when she saw the nanny cam’s green light flash on.A 28-year-old dispatcher in Michigan, she quickly realized someone was watching her. Only three devices could access her camera: her iPhon...

    A young mother is suing a local policeman, claiming he used her fiancé’s confiscated cellphone to spy on her via nanny cam as she nursed her baby.

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    Toddlers Found Chained in Backyard

    Toddlers Found Chained in Backyard

    Toddlers Found Chained in Backyard

    Two toddlers are in the hospital Friday after they were found tied up with dog leashes in a backyard in San Antonio, Texas.In total, eight children were rescued from the same home on Thursday night, ranging in age from 10 months to 13 years old. S...

    Six children, one as young as 10 months, were left abandoned by their mother, who has been charged with several crimes.

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    Clinton Needs Swing Voters, Not Berniacs

    Clinton Needs Swing Voters, Not Berniacs

    The nominating contest grinds on, but the Acela primary set the stage for a general election faceoff between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.Trump’s solid majorities mean that GOP voters, in their inscrutable wisdom, have spoken, choosing a polit...

    Winning them will take more than the finger-pointing populism that’s dominated the Democratic primary campaign.

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    Sued Over a $60 Medical Bill

    Sued Over a $60 Medical Bill

    By Paul Kiel, ProPublicaTwo years ago, the president of Credit Management Services, a collection agency in Grand Island, Nebraska, presented a struggling local family with the keys to a used 2007 Mercury Grand Marquis. To commemorate the donation,...

    Every year Nebraska collection agencies file lawsuits by the tens of thousands thanks to cheap court feeds and loose rules that leave the poor and sick vulnerable.

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    Tech + Health

    Drunk woman sleeping on bed with bottle of wine.

    Oklahoma: Drunk Girls Can’t Get Raped

    Oklahoma: Drunk Girls Can’t Get Raped

    On March 24, an Oklahoma appeals court unanimously ruled that “forcible sodomy cannot occur where a victim is so intoxicated as to be completely unconscious at the time of the sexual act of oral copulation” (PDF). 

Translated into English: Forcin...

    Bizarre loopholes and double standards in rape legislation aren’t just confined to Oklahoma.

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    Powder caffeine overdose

    The Other White Powder That Can Kill You

    The Other White Powder That Can Kill You

    Wade Sweatt died from a white powder. Immediately after trying it, the 24-year-old told his wife that it was “making [him] sick,” his parents recalled in a statement. Then, his heart stopped working.“What followed was several long terrible days, i...

    A spoonful of powdered caffeine is enough to kill someone—near instantly. How the deadly white powder slid past the FDA.

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    The Simple Secret to Safer Sex

    The Simple Secret to Safer Sex

    The porn industry just got a nerdy endorsement—the science world.According to new research released by Columbia University, men who watch sexually explicit material may actually be healthier than those who don’t. Published in the journal Plos One,...

    In a country where some governors are dubbing porn a “health hazard,” researchers say porn that features safe sex promotes safe sex in those who watch it. And that could save lives.

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    Marijuana, Murder and Cartels in...Ohio?

    Marijuana, Murder & Cartels in...Ohio?

    Marijuana, Murder & Cartels in...Ohio?

    The only thing more shocking than murder of an entire family in rural Ohio might be to learn how big the area they grew marijuana in is to the international drug trade. Eight members of the Rhoden family, ranging in age from 16 to 44, were shot to...

    The rural area home to the Rhodens, who were running a huge pot operation when someone killed them, is a strategic link in the international drug trade.

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    Powder caffeine overdose

    The Other White Powder That Can Kill You

    The Other White Powder That Can Kill You

    Wade Sweatt died from a white powder. Immediately after trying it, the 24-year-old told his wife that it was “making [him] sick,” his parents recalled in a statement. Then, his heart stopped working.“What followed was several long terrible days, i...

    A spoonful of powdered caffeine is enough to kill someone—near instantly. How the deadly white powder slid past the FDA.

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    Why Young Gay Men Attempt Suicide More

    Why Young Gay Men Attempt Suicide More

    Young gay and bisexual men in the United Kingdom are six times more likely to attempt suicide than their counterparts over the age of 45.That shocking number only goes up for those who are black, poor, or less educated, researchers at the London S...

    A new U.K. study found that the risk of suicide attempts is six times higher among gay and bisexual men under the age of 45—and that rates are even higher for those of color.

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    Bigots Can’t Boycott Every Pro-Trans Biz

    Bigots Can’t Boycott Every Pro-Trans Biz

    When Target reiterated last week that transgender employees and customers can use restrooms and fitting rooms that match their gender, apoplectic bigots threatened to boycott.The American Family Association (AFA), a fundamentalist Christian nonpro...

    More than a half-million people have signed on to boycott Target for its transgender-friendly bathroom policy. But why stop there?

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    Teaching Drones to Overthrow Humanity

    Teaching Drones to Overthrow Humanity

    Teaching Drones to Overthrow Humanity

    Your crazy uncle’s fears about drones may be related to the voices in his head, but they’re not necessarily unfounded.Drones have become a sort of social nuisance in the last few years: a lambasted technology mostly used for recreational fun, but ...

    Unintended consequences meet the fate of humanity. No, seriously.

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    lgbt and men of color - 6x more likely to commit suicide

    Why Young Gay Men Attempt Suicide More

    Why Young Gay Men Attempt Suicide More

    Young gay and bisexual men in the United Kingdom are six times more likely to attempt suicide than their counterparts over the age of 45.That shocking number only goes up for those who are black, poor, or less educated, researchers at the London S...

    A new U.K. study found that the risk of suicide attempts is six times higher among gay and bisexual men under the age of 45—and that rates are even higher for those of color.

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    BeastStyle

    Beyonce performs during the Formation World Tour at Marlins Park on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, in Miami, Florida.

    How Balmain Got a Beyoncé Makeover

    How Balmain Got a Beyoncé Makeover

    During Wednesday night’s opening of her “Formation” world tour, Beyoncé overwhelmed the audience with her mane-tossing roars and megawatt smiles, belting out “Sorry,” “Daddy Lessons,” and other vengeance-tinged songs from her new album, Lemonade.T...

    While Balmain’s creative director, Olivier Rousteing, has cultivated a roster of celebrity clients, the House of Balmain has attracted the rich and famous since it launched in 1945.

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    Terry Bollea, aka Hulk Hogan, testifies in court during his trial against Gawker Media, in St Petersburg, Florida March 8, 2016. Hogan testified on Tuesday he no longer was "the same person I was before" following personal setbacks and the humiliation suffered when the online news outlet Gawker posted a video of him having sex with a friend's wife.   REUTERS/Tampa Bay Times/John Pendygraft/Pool  MANDATORY NYPOST OUT - RTS9W39

    Hulk Hogan vs. Gawker, Round 2

    Hulk Hogan vs. Gawker, Round 2

    There is no end in sight for the legal maneuvering and spin-doctoring in Hulk Hogan’s sex video lawsuit against Gawker Media—in which a St. Petersburg, Fla., jury awarded the celebrity wrestler $140.1 million in damages last month.The billable hou...

    As Gawker Media preps for its appeal of the wrestler’s $140.1 million in damages, it is trumpeting the release of sealed motions claiming what it says is Hogan’s real reason for suing.

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    AirBnb Hosts Likely to Get More Bookings if They Are Attractive

    Why Hot Hosts Get More Airbnb Bookings

    Why Hot Hosts Get More Airbnb Bookings

    Being hot bestows an unfair advantage in many walks of life, it has long been acknowledged, but can it really affect how successful your airbnb listing is? Well, yes, if the results of a new study into the impact of different headshots on the acco...

    In yet another blow for the rest of us, it turns out attractive people get more airbnb bookings. Even if they have rubbish reviews.

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    Britain's Prince Harry leaves after attending the Christmas Day service at church in Sandringham, eastern England, December 25, 2015

    Harry: ‘I Suffer Combat Flashbacks’

    Harry: ‘I Suffer Combat Flashbacks’

    Prince Harry has revealed that he suffers from graphic flashbacks from his days serving on the front line as a soldier in the course of which he killed people, and that the “images I’ve been unfortunate to see” can pop up in his head at times of s...

    He projects a happy-go-lucky image. But now Prince Harry has spoken about the traumatic images of his time in combat that haunt his memory.

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    Terry Bollea, aka Hulk Hogan, testifies in court during his trial against Gawker Media, in St Petersburg, Florida March 8, 2016. Hogan testified on Tuesday he no longer was "the same person I was before" following personal setbacks and the humiliation suffered when the online news outlet Gawker posted a video of him having sex with a friend's wife.   REUTERS/Tampa Bay Times/John Pendygraft/Pool  MANDATORY NYPOST OUT - RTS9W39

    Hulk Hogan vs. Gawker, Round 2

    Hulk Hogan vs. Gawker, Round 2

    There is no end in sight for the legal maneuvering and spin-doctoring in Hulk Hogan’s sex video lawsuit against Gawker Media—in which a St. Petersburg, Fla., jury awarded the celebrity wrestler $140.1 million in damages last month.The billable hou...

    As Gawker Media preps for its appeal of the wrestler’s $140.1 million in damages, it is trumpeting the release of sealed motions claiming what it says is Hogan’s real reason for suing.

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    Rita Ora and Beyonce

    Rita Ora’s Lesson in Revenge Dressing

    Rita Ora’s Lesson in Revenge Dressing

    There is one very effective way to not get involved in unseemly public to-and-fros with one’s enemies and detractors: let your clothes do the talking, and fighting.And so it was for Rita Ora, subject of the BeyHive’s anger that she might be Jay Z’...

    Just after her name was linked to Jay Z, Rita Ora stepped out in a Gucci outfit worn by Beyoncé. To make their point, the cleverest wear it.

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    Kelly Ripa Owns Her Return to ‘Live!’

    Kelly Ripa Owns Her Return to ‘Live!’

    “Our long national nightmare is over!” Kelly Ripa declared. Today was her first day back on Live! With Kelly and Michael since last week’s ABC management-created debacle in which she was practically the last person to know that her cohost of the p...

    After a week of behind-the-scenes melodrama, Ripa returned to co-host ‘Live!’ alongside Michael Strahan, delivering an emotional address about ‘respect’ and much else to viewers.

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    The cast and crew of The Globe Theatre's "Globe to Globe" touring production of Hamlet. The production is aiming to visit every country in the world in a two year period to celebrate the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare's death. So far it has visited 136 countires out of a possible 196. There are six months left of the project [the final performances will be at the Globe theaatre on the Southbank on April 23rd  - Shakespeare's birth and death day.] The only country the company definitely can not get permission and insurance to visit is Syria. So they performed on the 25th October in the Zataari Refugee camp on the Jordanian Syrian border. The camp currently has several hundred thousand Syrian Refugees from the conflict in Syria, and the audience was entirely Syrian.

    ‘I Played Hamlet Around the World’

    ‘I Played Hamlet Around the World’

    After spending two years performing William Shakespeare’s Hamlet in almost every country in the world, the final curtain came down this weekend on one of the most ambitious touring productions in history.The Globe to Globe Hamlet company, who have...

    Ladi Emeruwa toured the world as Hamlet for two years. From travel disasters to performing before refugees, presidents, and royalty, he recalls an astonishing odyssey.

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    Rita Ora and Beyonce

    Rita Ora’s Lesson in Revenge Dressing

    Rita Ora’s Lesson in Revenge Dressing

    There is one very effective way to not get involved in unseemly public to-and-fros with one’s enemies and detractors: let your clothes do the talking, and fighting.And so it was for Rita Ora, subject of the BeyHive’s anger that she might be Jay Z’...

    Just after her name was linked to Jay Z, Rita Ora stepped out in a Gucci outfit worn by Beyoncé. To make their point, the cleverest wear it.

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    • AGNIBILEKROU, IVORY COAST:  Chickens range inside a shed 31 March 2006 on a farm in Agnibilekrou. Poultry farmers in the area are battling not the the dreaded H1N5 flu virus which has not yet hit the country but the pyscosis it has entrained. Poultry sales have plumeted, puting in peril the livelyhood of over 1 million people due to the fears the population has of contracting the virus through the consumption of chiken meat. PHOTO AFP/KAMBOU SIA  (Photo credit should read KAMBOU SIA/AFP/Getty Images)

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    • The logo of mobile app "Snapchat" is displayed on a tablet on January 2, 2014 in Paris. Hackers broke into Snapchat, the hugely popular mobile app, accessing the phone numbers and usernames of 4.6 million users and publishing them online, tech news website TechCrunch has announced.     AFP PHOTO / LIONEL BONAVENTURE        (Photo credit should read LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

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    Watch BMX Star Nigel Sylvester Shred LA

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    TOPSHOT - Fans light candles outside the Paisley Park residential compound of music legend Prince in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on April 21, 2016.
Emergency personnel tried and failed to revive music legend Prince, who died April 21, 2016, at age 57, after finding him slumped unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park studios in Minnesota, the local sheriff said. / AFP / Mark Ralston        (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

    Paisley Park Will Be Open to Public

    Paisley Park Will Be Open to Public

    Prince's gigantic estate at Paisley Park will be a public memorial.

    Backstage antics take center stage in newly found clip.

    Watch: Unseen Beatles Footage from 1965

    Watch: Unseen Beatles Footage from 1965

    Backstage antics take center stage in newly found clip.

    US President Barack Obama delivers remarks after touring the Hannover Messe Trade Fair in Hanover, Germany, April 25, 2016.  
USA is partner country of the industrial fair Hannover Messe 2016 running from April 25 to April 29, 2016.  / AFP / Jim Watson        (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

    Obama’s Best Roasts at #NerdProm

    Obama’s Best Roasts at #NerdProm

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    • Backstage antics take center stage in newly found clip.

      Watch: Unseen Beatles Footage from 1965

      Backstage antics take center stage in newly found clip.

    • US President Barack Obama delivers remarks after touring the Hannover Messe Trade Fair in Hanover, Germany, April 25, 2016.  
USA is partner country of the industrial fair Hannover Messe 2016 running from April 25 to April 29, 2016.  / AFP / Jim Watson        (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

      Obama’s Best Roasts at #NerdProm

      As Obama’s last White House Correspondents’ Dinner approaches, here’s a look back at the best moments from his annual address since 2009.

    TOPSHOT - Fans light candles outside the Paisley Park residential compound of music legend Prince in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on April 21, 2016.
Emergency personnel tried and failed to revive music legend Prince, who died April 21, 2016, at age 57, after finding him slumped unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park studios in Minnesota, the local sheriff said. / AFP / Mark Ralston        (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

    Paisley Park Will Be Open to Public

    Paisley Park Will Be Open to Public

    Prince's gigantic estate at Paisley Park will be a public memorial.

    Screenshot of Tristan Jacobson, Missouri boy who funded his legal guardian's legal fees for adopting him by selling lemonade.

    Kid Sells Lemonade to Fund His Adoption

    Kid Sells Lemonade to Fund His Adoption

    When life gave this kid lemons, he sold lemonade—thousands of dollars of lemonade.

    ISTANBUL, TURKEY:  A shark is seen in an aquarium during the International Animal Fair in Istanbul, 02 April 2005.       AFP PHOTO/Mustafa Ozer  (Photo credit should read MUSTAFA OZER/AFP/Getty Images)

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    US singer and musician Prince (born Prince Rogers Nelson) performs on stage at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, outside Paris, on June 30, 2011. AFP PHOTO BERTRAND GUAY (Photo credit should read BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images)

    Prince Trolled Michael Jackson. A Lot.

    Prince Trolled Michael Jackson. A Lot.

    Prince frequently took the piss out of the King of Pop, and the King called Prince a “meanie.”

    • ISTANBUL, TURKEY:  A shark is seen in an aquarium during the International Animal Fair in Istanbul, 02 April 2005.       AFP PHOTO/Mustafa Ozer  (Photo credit should read MUSTAFA OZER/AFP/Getty Images)

      This Is How Sharks See

      A new camera shows how sharks view each other, and even find love, underwater.

    • US singer and musician Prince (born Prince Rogers Nelson) performs on stage at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, outside Paris, on June 30, 2011. AFP PHOTO BERTRAND GUAY (Photo credit should read BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images)

      Prince Trolled Michael Jackson. A Lot.

      Prince frequently took the piss out of the King of Pop, and the King called Prince a “meanie.”

    Screenshot of Tristan Jacobson, Missouri boy who funded his legal guardian's legal fees for adopting him by selling lemonade.

    Kid Sells Lemonade to Fund His Adoption

    Kid Sells Lemonade to Fund His Adoption

    When life gave this kid lemons, he sold lemonade—thousands of dollars of lemonade.