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Those Grimes Obituaries Were Premature

When Kentucky’s Democratic Senate nominee refused to say whether she voted for Obama, the media rushed to pronounce her toast. But Kentucky’s hatred of the Establishment was stronger.

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Pentagon: Yes to LGB, No to T

The end of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell let gays, lesbians, and bisexuals serve openly in the military. But transgender individuals remain excluded. A conference Monday examined that policy.

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How the Ice Cream Girl Beat City Hall

City officials said ‘Chubby’ Campanella wasn’t prominent or heroic enough to get a street named after him. But his daughter Maria, whom he taught the ice cream business, didn’t give up.

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‘Pride’: The Feel-Good Movie of the Year

In 1984, a group of lesbian and gay activists joined forces with striking UK miners to help local Welsh communities. The unlikely alliance is brought to thrilling life in the film Pride.

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Polls Are In: ISIS Is an Imminent Threat

It’s important to know how the public feels, especially when the question concerns the potential loss of American life. And when a public opinion poll asks a pool of American respondents about the threat posed by ISIS, for instance, that’s what it gets in response: a feeling. People feel like ISIS could pose an imminent threat to America, but they don’t know—and how could they really

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Lawsuits for Me, Not for Thee

North Carolina GOP Senate nominee Thom Tillis is a fan of extreme sports and tort reform. But at 17 he sued over a car accident that left him with a ‘35% permanent partial disability.’

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Jack the Ripper Is Still at Large

Armchair sleuths have been competing for years to determine the identity of one of the most notorious serial killers. But they’re still far from answering: who was Jack the Ripper?

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Celebs Pick Sides On Scotland

On Friday, the results of the Scottish Independence Referendum are expected to be announced. Here’s where prominent Scottish and British celebs side on Scotland.

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ISIS Monsters Behead British Hostage

The killing of aid worker David Haines is another grotesque spectacle by a group determined to outrage the West. So far it is succeeding – and it may yet pay the price.

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34 coal miners trapped alive inside collapsed coal mine in Bosnia

Officials confirmed the miners were alive and had air for now

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Nuclear Pakistan’s Terror Ploys

Pakistan’s Inter Services Intelligence directorate is using terrorist brinkmanship to threaten India and undermine Nawaz Sharif. It’s time to stop this dangerous game.

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The Slaughter of Iraq’s Religious Minorities

In a major defeat for Kurdish forces the Iraqi town of Sinjar was captured Sunday by the group known as ISIS, now calling itself the Islamic State. This is the Kurds first major loss to ISIS and a catastrophe for the religious minorities who had taken refuge in the area and are now at imminent risk of being slaughtered.

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GOP Candidate: States Can Nullify Laws

Joni Ernst, the Republican nominee in Iowa, doesn’t want “federal legislators” to pass laws that “states are considering nullifying,” like Obamacare.

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What Do Arab Millennials Want?

The prominent blogger Juan Cole’s new book about young people in the Arab world paints a nuanced picture of a fascinating generation.

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Everything to Know About Tove Lo, Sweden’s Newest Pop Sensation

Last week, the Swedish pop singer Tove Lo made her American TV debut on Late Night With Seth Meyers; she’s climbing up the Hot 100; and she’s about to tour with Katy Perry. It is time to learn who she is! Here’s what you need to know:It’s pronounced “Too-veh Lu.”But … More »

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How to Watch ABC’s Rising Star the Right Way

Despite the recent cancellation of The X Factor and American Idol’s steady decline over the past few years, ABC still thinks it can get America interested in a new singing-based talent show. Its trick? Live voting. Rising Star premiered last night, and by the looks of it, ABC is seriously … More »

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George R.R. Martin Helps John Oliver Destroy Dr. Oz

On last night’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver took on Dr. Oz and his pandering to the nutritional-supplement industry. Towards the end of his over-16-minute evisceration, he wanted to prove that you can pander to your audience without putting them in serous medical harm. He pandered in the same way … More »

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Sondheim Corrects Record on Into the Woods Changes

Stephen Sondheim is backpedaling a bit on what changes fans can expect in the movie adaptation of Into the Woods. In a New Yorker article last week, Sondheim said that the sexual encounter between the Baker’s Wife and the Prince had been cut, which also meant cutting the song “Any … More »

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You’ll Want to Watch This Clip of Tilda Swinton Fighting Chris Evans

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Faithful reader, it’s time to make a decision: Are you going to be one of those people who sees Snowpiercer for the first time when it’s a cult hit years from now, or are you going to get in on the ground floor this Friday, when the movie comes out … More »

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