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Simon & Schuster’s Completely Avoidable Milo Yiannopoulos Disaster

Simon & Schuster’s Completely Avoidable Milo Yiannopoulos Disaster

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On Monday, when videos reemerged on social media in which the Breitbart News senior editor Milo Yiannopoulos seemed to condone sexual relationships between adult men and teenagers below the age of consent, the overwhelming response was one of …

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Carl Edwards Jr. inspired by memory of best friend – especially in Game 7

Carl Edwards Jr. inspired by memory of best friend – especially in Game 7

Carl Edwards celebrates after the Cubs won Game 7 of the World Series on Nov. 2, 2016.

Basking in a celebration befitting a hometown hero, Cubs pitcher Carl Edwards Jr. stood inside the gymnasium last December at Mid-Carolina High School …

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Politics at the Oscars: How stars have used the Academy Awards to get political

Politics at the Oscars: How stars have used the Academy Awards to get political

Many expect Sunday’s Academy Awards to resemble a political rally, and if recent history is any indication, they’re likely not wrong.

But it hasn’t always been that way.

It’s hard to believe, but there was a time when movie stars …

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Maharashtra Civic Polls: Its definitely a setback, says Congress

Maharashtra Civic Polls: Its definitely a setback, says Congress

The party could barely manage to win 30 seats in Mumbai while it lost power in Amravati, Solapur civic bodies as well as Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad where it shared power with NCP. (Reuters)

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) today conceded …

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Mama June Weight Loss: ‘Honey Boo Boo’ Star Reveals How She Went To Size 4

Mama June Weight Loss: ‘Honey Boo Boo’ Star Reveals How She Went To Size 4

Mama June’s weight loss, which will be documented on the upcoming series Mama June: From Not To Hot, has brought the formerly dangerously overweight Here Comes Honey Boo Boo star down to a Size 4. Now, in an exclusive interview, …

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Arkansas Supreme Court Strikes Down Local Anti-Discrimination Law

Arkansas Supreme Court Strikes Down Local Anti-Discrimination Law

Arkansas state Sen. Bart Hester, defends his bill preventing local governments from passing their own anti-discrimination laws. On Thursday, a Fayetteville law was struck down by the state Supreme Court.

The Arkansas Supreme Court has struck down a local law …

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Trump’s transgender move puts spotlight on Supreme Court case

Trump’s transgender move puts spotlight on Supreme Court case

An attendee holds a sign during a rally supporting transgender youth in New York on Feb. 23, 2017. (Kathy Willens/AP)

The Trump administration’s move on Wednesday to rescind guidance allowing transgender students to use the bathrooms of their choice has …

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Medicaid Expansion Has Delivered Access To Addiction Treatment, Report Finds

Medicaid Expansion Has Delivered Access To Addiction Treatment, Report Finds

Medicaid spending on medications used to treat opioid addiction has risen sharply in recent years.

This week, as senators have decamped from Washington for the Fourth of July recess, the future of the Senate’s Affordable Care Act replacement plan — …

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Essar Steel case: Setback for RBI over fast tracking 12 cases at NCLT

Essar Steel case: Setback for RBI over fast tracking 12 cases at NCLT

The court had on July 4 ordered a stay on all proceedings against Essar Steel at the Ahmedabad NCLT.

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday told the Gujarat High Court that it would issue a corrigendum to clarify …

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China Tightens Control of Film, TV as Major Political Events Loom

China Tightens Control of Film, TV as Major Political Events Loom

The Chinese government is tightening control of film and TV and cranking up its propaganda machine to ensure a “unified atmosphere” in the run-up to politically sensitive events and anniversaries this fall.

New directives order the film and television industries …

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