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This Is How Malala And Her Best Friend Relax After Classes & SAME

If you've ever wondered what life's like for Malala Yousafzai since she headed to Oxford University, there's a pretty good chance you're going to like what you're about to hear. Because, according to a friend of the world-famous Pakistani girls' educ…
By Chris Tognotti

Trump's Admin Just Said It Won't Stop Doctors From Discriminating Against Trans Patients

As detailed by The New York Times on Saturday, the Trump administration plans to halt protections for transgender people implemented under the Obama administration, protections aimed at preventing them from being discriminated against by doctors, hos…
By Chris Tognotti

These Photos From Barbara Bush's Funeral Show The Love & Respect She Inspired In People

On Saturday, hundreds of mourners arrived in Houston, Texas for the funeral of former first lady of the United States Barbara Bush. And judging by the images that resulted, it's clear that she left a big impact on a lot of people ― the countless phot…
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Melania Trump Went To Barbara Bush's Funeral & This Moment With Obama Caught Twitter's Eye

The funeral for former first lady Barbara Bush, who passed away this week at the age of 92, took place on Saturday. It saw some prominent figures turn out to pay their respects, including Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton, as well as Barack Obama and …
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An Anti-Abortion Law Mike Pence Signed Just Suffered A Huge Setback

On Thursday, an Indiana appeals court ruled that an abortion law signed by Mike Pence is unconstitutional, dealing a major blow to anti-abortion advocates in the state. The specific law was signed by Pence in 2016, back when he was still the state's …
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This Is How Long North Korea Has Claimed It's Had Nukes

On Friday, North Korea announced its decision to halt nuclear and long-range missile testing in advance of a planned meeting between the country's leader, Kim Jong-un, and American president Donald Trump. The decision was announced on North Korean st…
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Sarah Palin Is Doing "Skinny Tea" #SponCon Now & What Is Happening

It's been a few years since Sarah Palin was really been a true player on the American political scene. After losing the 2008 election as Sen. John McCain's running mate, she quickly resigned from her post as Alaska's governor, entering a private life…
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Chelsea Clinton Is Calling Out The Author Of 'Chasing Hillary" & She's Not Holding Back

On Friday, some excerpts dropped from an upcoming book revisiting the events of the 2016 presidential election, this time told from the perspective of someone who spent years covering former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton for The New…
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Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Just Predicted How Trump's First Term Will Pan Out & ... Wow

During an interview, the attorney for the adult film star who claims to have had an affair with Trump made a pretty bold prediction. Namely, Michael Avenatti, Stormy Daniels' lawyer, predicted Trump won't finish his first term, and he's clearly not a…
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Just Achieved A New Milestone In Her Supreme Court Career

Don't look now, Supreme Court watchers, but one of the most iconic female judges just achieved a career-first milestone after her nearly 25 years on the bench. Namely, Ruth Bader Ginsburg assigned a Supreme Court majority opinion for the very first t…
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Columbine Students Aren't Walking Out On April 20 — They Have Their Own Moving Tradition

On Friday, students all across the country will be participating in a national walkout in protest of gun violence and in support of new gun control measures. The walkouts mark the anniversary of a deadly mass shooting at a Littleton, Colorado, high s…
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Tammy Duckworth's Baby Daughter's Name Is Pronounced Like A Singer You Know

On Thursday, Senator Tammy Duckworth made history, becoming the first sitting senator to ever bring her newborn infant to the Senate floor. But if you watched the footage of Duckworth casting a vote with her baby daughter, you might have found yourse…
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Pittsburgh Cops Are Preparing To Bust Out *Actual* Riot Gear If Trump Fires Mueller

According to local media from the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the city's police are preparing for a potentially major event involving special counsel Robert Mueller, and they're not fooling around. Namely, the Pittsburgh police want riot gear i…
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Tammy Duckworth, The First Senator To Give Birth While In Office, Just Made History AGAIN

The U.S. Senate will soon be a welcome place for children under the age of one, a new change made to better support senators who're caring for their infant children. Specifically, on Wednesday, the Senate voted to allow Tammy Duckworth's newborn baby…
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David Hogg & His Sister Are Writing A Book About Parkland & It Comes Out SO SOON

On February 14, a gunman opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, killing 17 people, 14 of them students. Ever since then, many of the surviving Parkland students have become advocates and activists for gun control, p…
By Chris Tognotti

The Entire Island Of Puerto Rico Just Lost Power — Again

Nearly seven months after Hurricane Maria tore through the island of Puerto Rico, the ongoing dire conditions on the island are getting a lot less attention from the mainstream media than they once did. And on Wednesday, the situation actually got ev…
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These Are The Hashtags You'll See (And Use) On Tax Day

It sure crept up on you, huh? Tuesday, April 17 is Tax Day in the United States of America, the deadline by which you have to get your income taxes filed. Needless to say, this is for a great many people a very unhappy occasion, especially if they've…
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9 Tax March Sign Ideas That You Can Use At The Rally

Don't look now, but yet another series of nationwide protest marches is scheduled to go down this weekend. This time, it's the 2018 Tax March, following up on last year's event of the same name. And while it may not be getting as much press as the Wo…
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Two Black Men Got Arrested In Starbucks & The Reason Why Has People Absolutely Outraged

Earlier this week, a video taken from within a Philadelphia Starbucks went viral, and it drew a ton of scrutiny and outrage. It showed a pair of black men being handcuffed and arrested inside one of the locations of the iconic coffee chain, seemingly…
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You Might Actually See Stormy Daniels At Michael Cohen's Hearing

On Friday, the attorney for adult film star Stormy Daniels teased what could be a headline-grabbing visit to a Manhattan courtroom by her next week. In short, if you've been wondering if Stormy Daniels will be at Michael Cohen's hearing on Monday, so…
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