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    DNC Chairwoman, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., speaks during a Florida delegation breakfast, Monday, July 25, 2016, in Philadelphia, during the first day of the Democratic National Convention. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

    DNC Chief Berned at Convention Opening

    DNC Chief Berned at Convention Opening

    PHILADELPHIA — The last person Bernie Sanders fans want to hear talk about unifying Democrats is the woman whose staffers tried to hand the nomination to Hillary Clinton.Debbie Wasserman Schultz, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, wa...

    Not content with her stepping down, Sanders supporters booed the outgoing chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee and held out some hope that Clinton will not be nominated.

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    Will Berniacs Ruin Hillary’s Prom?

    Will Berniacs Ruin Hillary’s Prom?

    On the eve of the Democratic Convention, everything was coming up Bernie.Sure, Hillary Clinton picked a centrist running mate in Tim Kaine—angering hardcore Sanders fans.But with the hack of DNC emails released by Wikileaks that showed their staff...

    Hillary Clinton’s former foe from Vermont has pledged to support her, but his followers may not be so forgiving this week in Philly.

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    Trump & Hil Both Lying About Rival’s VP

    Trump & Hil Both Lying About Rival’s VP

    by Warren Fiske and Lauren Carroll U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders started the morning Sunday calling for DNC chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz “to resign, period” over embarrassing emails released by Wikileaks showing favoritism to Hillary Clinton du...

    On education spending and political gifts.

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    DNC Chairwoman, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., speaks during a Florida delegation breakfast, Monday, July 25, 2016, in Philadelphia, during the first day of the Democratic National Convention. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

    DNC Chief Berned at Convention Opening

    DNC Chief Berned at Convention Opening

    PHILADELPHIA — The last person Bernie Sanders fans want to hear talk about unifying Democrats is the woman whose staffers tried to hand the nomination to Hillary Clinton.Debbie Wasserman Schultz, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, wa...

    Not content with her stepping down, Sanders supporters booed the outgoing chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee and held out some hope that Clinton will not be nominated.

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    Audience members cheer during a campaign rally with U.S. Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, U.S. July 12, 2016.  REUTERS/Brian Snyder - RTSHLYV

    Democrats Still Have a Reason to Hope

    Democrats Still Have a Reason to Hope

    Yesterday, while I was on CNN via an outdoor set just a stone’s throw from the behemoth Swann Memorial Fountain that dots the center of Philadelphia’s arts corridor, a thunderstorm suddenly whipped up and blew us off set. As the network pulled the...

    Trump's vision for America at the RNC was dark and dangerous—but in Philly, we want to believe that sunnier days lie ahead.

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    Gary Johnson Goes Full Hollywood

    Gary Johnson Goes Full Hollywood

    Even the invitation for the Drew Carey-hosted fundraiser for Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson was a bit unconventional. The dress code was listed as “Libertarian Comfortable, i.e., whatever you’re comfy in,” and there were plenty of...

    Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson went all-out Hollywood on Saturday night with a fundraiser at Drew Carey’s house.

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    Entertainment

    John Oliver Exposes Donald Trump

    John Oliver Exposes Donald Trump

    “This is a dictatorship and I’m the dictator. There’s no voting and there’s no jury.”Donald Trump delivered this line, straight-faced, on his NBC series The Apprentice. And Sunday night, John Oliver aired the prophetic clip on his HBO program Last...

    The host of ‘Last Week Tonight’ was back with a vengeance, ripping Trump’s terrifying Republican National Convention and unearthing a damning clip describing his approach.

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    Riz Ahmed poses in the portrait studio at the Pre-Bafta party hosted by EE and Esquire ahead of the 2013 EE British Academy Film Awards>> at The Savoy Hotel on February 6, 2013 in London, England.

    Meet 'The Night Of's' Breakout Star

    Meet 'The Night Of's' Breakout Star

    Riz Ahmed is terrified of spoiling The Night Of for you. It’s not entirely clear whether HBO put the fear of God in the young Pakistani-British actor or if he brought this worry upon himself. Either way, he is unwilling to give any hints about whe...

    The star of HBO’s addictive miniseries The Night Of talks playing a Muslim murder suspect in post-9/11 New York and what it’s like on the set of ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.’

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    The Most Powerful Documentary in Years

    The Most Powerful Documentary in Years

    It takes all of one minute for Gleason to begin eliciting waterworks, and they rarely let up for the remainder of its 111 minutes. Absolutely heartbreaking in its intimate depiction of individual and familial adversity, J. Clay Tweel’s documentary...

    A wrenching portrait of New Orleans Saints hero Steve Gleason, who suffers from ALS, Gleason is the most stirring documentary in years. In theaters July 29th.

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    Jonathan Groff and  Murray Bartlett star in HBO's "Looking."

    How ‘Looking’ Was Lost and Found

    How ‘Looking’ Was Lost and Found

    Warning: Spoilers Below It's probably no accident that the movie of 'Looking'—which premieres on HBO Saturday night—features as its sole agitant Brady (Chris Perfetti), a journalist and mean drunk (who knows any of those? I mean, re...

    The HBO gay drama series faced its share of critics at the outset—including the author. But a beautifully written and directed film formed the perfect farewell to its characters.

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    Riz Ahmed poses in the portrait studio at the Pre-Bafta party hosted by EE and Esquire ahead of the 2013 EE British Academy Film Awards>> at The Savoy Hotel on February 6, 2013 in London, England.

    Meet 'The Night Of's' Breakout Star

    Meet 'The Night Of's' Breakout Star

    Riz Ahmed is terrified of spoiling The Night Of for you. It’s not entirely clear whether HBO put the fear of God in the young Pakistani-British actor or if he brought this worry upon himself. Either way, he is unwilling to give any hints about whe...

    The star of HBO’s addictive miniseries The Night Of talks playing a Muslim murder suspect in post-9/11 New York and what it’s like on the set of ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.’

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    ‘Wonder Woman’ Inspired by Princess Di

    ‘Wonder Woman’ Inspired by Princess Di

    She brought a lone spark to the drab macho brawlfest that was Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and next summer, finally, gets a standalone superhero movie of her own. Saturday at Comic-Con Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot revealed that she took insp...

    The star of DC Comics’ upcoming superhero film ‘Wonder Woman’ opened up at Comic-Con about how the late Princess Diana inspired her character.

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    Watch: The ‘Justice League’ Trailer

    Watch: The ‘Justice League’ Trailer

    “I believe that an enemy is coming, from far away… I’m looking for warriors.” So sayeth Ben Affleck’s Bruce Wayne, who’s been charged with assembling a superteam of DC Comics’ heroes to battle an unknown villain. Yes, the very first trailer for...

    The trailer for Zack Snyder’s DC superhero team-up, which features the first look at Ezra Miller’s The Flash, Jason Momoa’s Aquaman, and Ray Fisher’s Cyborg.

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    DC's Kickass ‘Wonder Woman’ Trailer

    DC's Kickass ‘Wonder Woman’ Trailer

    Today at San Diego Comic-Con, Warner Bros. and DC Comics debuted the impressive trailer for Wonder Woman, their upcoming superhero flick hitting theaters on June 2, 2017. Directed by Patty Jenkins (Monster), the WWII-set film stars Gal Gadot ...

    Warner Bros. unveiled a new trailer for the DC Comics’ superhero tentpole, directed by Patty Jenkins and starring Gal Gadot as America’s Guardian Angel.

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    ‘Wonder Woman’ Inspired by Princess Di

    ‘Wonder Woman’ Inspired by Princess Di

    She brought a lone spark to the drab macho brawlfest that was Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and next summer, finally, gets a standalone superhero movie of her own. Saturday at Comic-Con Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot revealed that she took insp...

    The star of DC Comics’ upcoming superhero film ‘Wonder Woman’ opened up at Comic-Con about how the late Princess Diana inspired her character.

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    World News

    How the Lost Girls of Panama Disappeared

    How the Lost Girls of Panama Disappeared

    This is the first in a three-part investigation into what may have been a savage crime or a tragic accident. In addition to a trove of documents and photographs revealing hitherto unexamined aspects of the case, The Daily Beast has consulted sever...

    The mysterious deaths of two young tourists in Panama puzzled examiners and shocked nations on both sides of the Atlantic; now secretly leaked documents could reveal what happened.

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    The White Christians myth

    The Myth of ‘White’ Christianity

    The Myth of ‘White’ Christianity

    On the first day of the Republican National Convention congressman Steve King suggested that white people had been responsible for humanity’s greatest achievements including, among other things, the spread of Christianity. 
It came about during an...

    Despite what one prominent Donald Trump supporter claims, the success of Christianity had very little to do with what many Trump supporters would see as white people.

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    C3R5R6 General James Wolfe on the Heights of Abraham

    French Troops Lost America in 20 Minutes

    French Troops Lost America in 20 Minutes

    Go there at dawn.The Plains of Abraham are located in what is now downtown Quebec City, Canada, immediately adjacent to the Citadel of Quebec and the walls of the Old City.While the open spaces of this aesthetically pleasing park are easy on the e...

    How French hubris determined the fate of North America.

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    IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde attends a news conference after a seminar on the international financial architecture in Paris, France, March 31, 2016.

    Christine Lagarde to Face Trial

    Christine Lagarde to Face Trial

    PARIS—She has been praised in the press as the "rock star" of the International Monetary Fund, but on Friday France's highest appeals court ordered IMF boss Christine Lagarde to stand trial on corruption charges in relation to a mul...

    For years Christine Lagarde has been dogged by a corruption scandal involving an illegal payout to a sleazy tycoon. Now that she has been ordered to stand trial, will the IMF chief b...

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    The White Christians myth

    The Myth of ‘White’ Christianity

    The Myth of ‘White’ Christianity

    On the first day of the Republican National Convention congressman Steve King suggested that white people had been responsible for humanity’s greatest achievements including, among other things, the spread of Christianity. 
It came about during an...

    Despite what one prominent Donald Trump supporter claims, the success of Christianity had very little to do with what many Trump supporters would see as white people.

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    MUNICH, GERMANY - JULY 22:  Police officers respond to a shooting at the Olympia Einkaufzentrum (OEZ) at July 22, 2016 in Munich, Germany.  According to reports, several people have been killed and an unknown number injured in a shooting at a shopping centre in the north-western Moosach district in Munich. Police are hunting the attacker or attackers who are thought to be still at large. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)

    Munich Shooting Spree: 10 Dead

    Munich Shooting Spree: 10 Dead

    Ten people are dead and 21 others injured—three of them in life-threatening conditions—following a shooting at the Olympia shopping center in Munich, Germany, the Bavarian interior ministry confirmed Friday afternoon. Some of the fatalties were “a...

    Twenty-one injured and 10 dead, including teenagers and a single shooter, in a killing spree in a Munich shopping center.

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    Relatives of passengers missing on Malaysia Airlines MH370 holds placards during a press conference after meeting with the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) and Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) at a hotel in Kuala Lumpur on July 21, 2016.
Transport ministers from Australia, China and Malaysia will meet on July 22 to discuss the future of the frustrating deep-sea search for missing flight MH370, officials said on July 21.

    New Evidence MH370 Glided to Its Death

    New Evidence MH370 Glided to Its Death

    Officials from Malaysia, Australia, and China have come as close as they could to saying that the greatest mystery in modern aviation, the disappearance of Malaysia Flight 370, will remain unsolved.Meeting in Kuala Lumpur they said, “In the absenc...

    The official search is nearly over while amateurs comb beaches to look for more debris. Already their efforts have turned up pieces of wing that show the plane didn't nosedive in...

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    chilling interview with an Isis fighter who was arrested on suspicion of spying for the coalition and tortured and interrogated for 3.5 months in Raqqa. / HP Hed: The Tortured ISIS Terrorist/ SEO Hed: ‘I Was an Isis Jihadist—Until They Arrested and Tortured Me’

    The Tortured ISIS Terrorist

    The Tortured ISIS Terrorist

    Abu Omar says he didn’t give a damn about the apocalypse, or learning the ways of “true” Islam, or joining a world-historical movement. It was 2013 and he just wanted guns and money.Strange as it may sound to Western ears, particularly those train...

    A former soldier of the caliphate recounts a story equal parts ‘Midnight Express’ and ‘Darkness at Noon.’

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    MUNICH, GERMANY - JULY 22:  Police officers respond to a shooting at the Olympia Einkaufzentrum (OEZ) at July 22, 2016 in Munich, Germany.  According to reports, several people have been killed and an unknown number injured in a shooting at a shopping centre in the north-western Moosach district in Munich. Police are hunting the attacker or attackers who are thought to be still at large. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)

    Munich Shooting Spree: 10 Dead

    Munich Shooting Spree: 10 Dead

    Ten people are dead and 21 others injured—three of them in life-threatening conditions—following a shooting at the Olympia shopping center in Munich, Germany, the Bavarian interior ministry confirmed Friday afternoon. Some of the fatalties were “a...

    Twenty-one injured and 10 dead, including teenagers and a single shooter, in a killing spree in a Munich shopping center.

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    U.S.

    Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump speaks during the Republican National Convention July 21, 2016.

    What Nurse Ratched Taught Me About Trump

    What Nurse Ratched Taught Me About Trump

    Last week I had an epiphany. I am not used to epiphanies and at first I thought it was a headache. The television set was on and the Republican National Convention was headed for its grand finale. Maybe it’s just me, but a week in Cleveland in Jul...

    Even if I beat the lethal infection and made it out of that hospital alive, I’d never be the same person again.

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    Pastor Ran A Rehab For Dead People

    Pastor Ran A Rehab For Dead People

    Pastor Ran A Rehab For Dead People

    A Tennessee pastor and his associate are accused of stealing state grant money to run a “drug recovery program” that served the dearly departed.Prosecutors allege that Mount Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church pastor Clinton M. Lewis Sr. and associ...

    Tennessee authorities say a Baptist pastor got state money to run a rehab out of his church. But his “clients” never received treatment—because they were in prison or dead.

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    Welcome Freshman—Your Degree Is Obsolete

    Welcome Freshman—Your Degree Is Obsolete

    Across from Washington, D.C.,’s Georgetown University is a red clapboard house where this 226-year-old Jesuit university is trying to reinvent itself.Georgetown has long enjoyed a top twenty-five spot in the U.S. News & World Report rankings a...

    Confronting the fact that the old ways of educating undergraduates are looking increasingly irrelevant, schools are adopting time-saving and flexible innovations.

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    Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump speaks during the Republican National Convention July 21, 2016.

    What Nurse Ratched Taught Me About Trump

    What Nurse Ratched Taught Me About Trump

    Last week I had an epiphany. I am not used to epiphanies and at first I thought it was a headache. The television set was on and the Republican National Convention was headed for its grand finale. Maybe it’s just me, but a week in Cleveland in Jul...

    Even if I beat the lethal infection and made it out of that hospital alive, I’d never be the same person again.

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    Prostitute waiting for somebody at night, horizontal

    Predator Preys on Philly Prostitutes

    Predator Preys on Philly Prostitutes

    PHILADELPHIA — It’s afternoon rush hour on Kensington Avenue and business is about to pick up for the half dozen or so prostitutes who are loitering across the street from the Huntingdon train station eyeing passing cars for potential clients.Traf...

    Five years after police nabbed the infamous ‘Kensington Strangler,’ someone is stabbing sex workers in the city’s most notorious neighborhood.

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    Charles Kinsey

    Put His Hands Up, Cops Still Shot Him

    Put His Hands Up, Cops Still Shot Him

    UPDATE: A police union representative said Thursday that the North Miami officer, still unidentified, who fired three shots was actually aiming at a 23-year-old autistic man, who the officer believed was somehow placing behavioral therapist Charl...

    ‘Sir, why did you shoot me?’ Kinsey says he asked the cop who shot him. ‘I don't know,’ he says the cop replied.

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    Tech + Health

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    EMTs Took Pics with Unconscious Patients

    EMTs Took Pics with Unconscious Patients

    Two paramedics from Okaloosa County, Florida, were arrested on Thursday under several felony charges, stemming from a “selfie war” using patients, many of whom were unconscious, intubated, or sedated. Christopher Wimmer, 33, turned himself in foll...

    Two Florida paramedics face felony charges after engaging in a ‘selfie war,’ where they competed to get photos with patients inside ambulances.

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    Los Angeles, CA - Saturday, July 9, 2016: Leslie Jones is seen at the Los Angeles Premiere of Columbia Pictures' “Ghostbusters” at TCL Chinese Theatre on Saturday, July 9, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Blair Raughley/Invision for Sony/AP Images)

    Twitter’s Never Going to Stop Trolls

    Twitter’s Never Going to Stop Trolls

    Milo Yiannopoulos, who pointed his hate mob toward Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones this week, had his Twitter account suspended for life on Tuesday night.He had made a living out of that sort of thing, and that’s deplorable. But Twitter also made a...

    Don’t praise Twitter for one high-profile fix. The rest of us are still screwed.

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    : How AirBnB Tolerates Gay Hate

    Can Airbnb Do More to Fight Gay Hate?

    Can Airbnb Do More to Fight Gay Hate?

    Buddy Fisher wanted a place to stay during Austin’s Pride Festival. Then he got a message from his potential Airbnb host: “No LGBT people, please. I do not support people who are against humanity. Sorry.”Fisher’s experience, first reported by KHOU...

    It bars homophobic hosts on a case-by-case basis, but campaigners argue the home-sharing site could be doing more to protect LGBT guests from discrimination.

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    Pseudoscience at the RNC

    Cleveland RNC Star Peddles Dubious Pills

    Cleveland RNC Star Peddles Dubious Pills

    CLEVELAND — A multi-level marketer who peddles pseudoscience—and whose product is endorsed by America’s leading conspiracy theorist—is scheduled to speak in a primetime slot Wednesday at the Republican National Convention.Michelle Van Etten was pr...

    A marketer who sells pseudoscience pills just landed a prime-time slot at the convention. Among her fans: Infowars’ Alex Jones, who says the supplements make him ‘crazed and aggressi...

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    Los Angeles, CA - Saturday, July 9, 2016: Leslie Jones is seen at the Los Angeles Premiere of Columbia Pictures' “Ghostbusters” at TCL Chinese Theatre on Saturday, July 9, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Blair Raughley/Invision for Sony/AP Images)

    Twitter’s Never Going to Stop Trolls

    Twitter’s Never Going to Stop Trolls

    Milo Yiannopoulos, who pointed his hate mob toward Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones this week, had his Twitter account suspended for life on Tuesday night.He had made a living out of that sort of thing, and that’s deplorable. But Twitter also made a...

    Don’t praise Twitter for one high-profile fix. The rest of us are still screwed.

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    How Police Can Steal Your Debit Card

    Cops Have a New Way to Take Your Money

    Cops Have a New Way to Take Your Money

    Being pulled over by the police can be a harrowing experience, but it becomes undeniably more distressing when the police can wrongly assume you’re a criminal and take your cash from you as if it’s drug money. That can happen under the practice of...

    Police in Oklahoma can scan prepaid debit cards and seize money that they suspect is from criminal sources.

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    I Had to Contemplate My Baby’s Mortality

    I Had to Contemplate My Baby’s Mortality

    Some days you really don't know how you're going to make it through.I once was a carefree, self-centered, full-grown man-child. I started making records when I was 17 with Ice T. By 21, I had my first real taste of success with a band ca...

    The former House of Pain frontman on a complicated fatherhood.

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    the worst health pitches he's ever gotten

    Worst Health Pitches I’ve Ever Gotten

    Worst Health Pitches I’ve Ever Gotten

    This year I ended up on a Cision Journalist Database. According to its website, Cision “wrote the book on how to target print, broadcast, and online journalists.” This book appears to have instructed PR representatives to email me 10-to-15 story p...

    After ending up in a PR database, the health pitches I got ranged from pretty bad to appalling. Why is our approach to science journalism so poor?

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    How Police Can Steal Your Debit Card

    Cops Have a New Way to Take Your Money

    Cops Have a New Way to Take Your Money

    Being pulled over by the police can be a harrowing experience, but it becomes undeniably more distressing when the police can wrongly assume you’re a criminal and take your cash from you as if it’s drug money. That can happen under the practice of...

    Police in Oklahoma can scan prepaid debit cards and seize money that they suspect is from criminal sources.

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    Arts + Culture

    DE5HBP Ghent Altarpiece (Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, completed 1432) by Jan van Eyck at Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent. Flemish region,

    The Painting Hitler Fought For

    The Painting Hitler Fought For

    In 1432, Jan van Eyck put the finishing touches on the large masterpiece that he began with his brother years earlier.The lesser known Hubert van Eyck didn’t live to see the completed magnificence of the Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, which consist...

    The Ghent Altarpiece is one of the world’s most abused and threatened artworks, even becoming the center of a tug of love between Hitler and Goring.

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     Arthur Bispo do Rosário's sailboat

    How To Make Hoarding Into Art

    How To Make Hoarding Into Art

    While the rest of the art world remains in thrall to the whims of wealthy collectors, the New Museum in Manhattan is celebrating a different kind of collector: the ragpicker, the personal archivist, the obsessive-compulsive hoarder of stuff—some o...

    With more than 4,000 objects, ‘The Keeper’ is a sprawling, four-floor exhibit at New York’s New Museum devoted to the art of collecting things.

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    Absolutely Fabulous Movie

    Sweetie Darling, ‘AbFab’ Blazes Back

    Sweetie Darling, ‘AbFab’ Blazes Back

    If you miss, oh-so-very-much, the brilliance of the BBC sitcom Absolutely Fabulous, Season 1 (1992), then the just-released movie—starring Jennifer Saunders as Edina and Joanna Lumley as Patsy—will warm many cockles.The film, best watched with hol...

    Edina and Patsy are back to their boozing, misbehaving best in ‘Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie.’

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    (L-R) Eric Trump, Donald Trump Jr., and Ivanka Trump attend the ground breaking of the Trump International Hotel at the Old Post Office Building in Washington July 23, 2014. The $200 million transformation of the Old Post Office Building into a Trump hotel is scheduled for completion in 2016.

    From Camelot To Shamelot

    From Camelot To Shamelot

    The Trump apotheosis, which climaxed last night in Cleveland, is a sign of the spectacular decline of American royalty as well as a symptom of the disastrous degeneration of American democracy.Much was said a half-century ago about how charismatic...

    Watching the glossy, shiny reality TV-friendly Trumps in action this week in Cleveland reminds us, depressingly, just how debased American democracy has become.

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     Arthur Bispo do Rosário's sailboat

    How To Make Hoarding Into Art

    How To Make Hoarding Into Art

    While the rest of the art world remains in thrall to the whims of wealthy collectors, the New Museum in Manhattan is celebrating a different kind of collector: the ragpicker, the personal archivist, the obsessive-compulsive hoarder of stuff—some o...

    With more than 4,000 objects, ‘The Keeper’ is a sprawling, four-floor exhibit at New York’s New Museum devoted to the art of collecting things.

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    Prince George Gives Lupo Lick Of Gelato

    Prince George Gives Lupo Lick Of Gelato

    Prince George turns 3 today, and to mark the occasion the palace have released four photographs of the young princeling doing his best impression of any other middle(ton) class kid, dressed in a relaxed T-shirt and shorts.In one of the images he i...

    Is it gross to give your dog a lick of your ice cream? Prince George clearly doesn’t think so, as these adorable new shots to mark his third birthday make clear.

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    Feb 14, 2016; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Eastern Conference guard John Wall of the Washington Wizards (2) drives against Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry in the second half during the NBA All Star Game at Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports - RTX26XSX

    The NBA Picked Trans People Over Money

    The NBA Picked Trans People Over Money

    The NBA spent the last several months making direct threats to North Carolina legislators insisting it would move the 2017 All-Star Game—and the $100 million in local business that would come with it—if the state didn’t change HB2, a bill that wou...

    By canceling the 2017 NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte, the league may have just made the gutsiest move by a pro sports outfit in decades.

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    Cristiano Ronaldo

    Why Ronaldo Can’t Keep His Clothes On

    Why Ronaldo Can’t Keep His Clothes On

    The soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo is, indisputably, the deep-tan color of unctuous gravy. He is always the color of unctuous gravy. A pale Ronaldo would probably signal the end of the world.But he wears his gravy so well, and this week his studl...

    The Portuguese soccer star knows he is a brand and that his sexy body is central to that brand—but while he loves to display his six-pack, he reveals nothing else.

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    Prince George Gives Lupo Lick Of Gelato

    Prince George Gives Lupo Lick Of Gelato

    Prince George turns 3 today, and to mark the occasion the palace have released four photographs of the young princeling doing his best impression of any other middle(ton) class kid, dressed in a relaxed T-shirt and shorts.In one of the images he i...

    Is it gross to give your dog a lick of your ice cream? Prince George clearly doesn’t think so, as these adorable new shots to mark his third birthday make clear.

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