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The Week in Review: Controversy Over Gorilla’s Death

Zookeepers shot a gorilla dead at the Cincinnati Zoo Saturday after a three-year-old boy fell into an enclosure. The incident sparked conversation across the world about who was to blame and whether the animal should have been killed.<p>According to witnesses the toddler climbed over a barrier into …

#ICYMI: Popular Stories in Tech This Week (Week of June 6)

<b>Highlights from the week in tech:</b> Twitter locked millions of user accounts this week in response to a potential leak of 33 million passwords by hackers. They weren’t the only ones to fall victim to hacking, as Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg had some of his social media accounts compromised.<p>Bloomberg …

Five Ways to Follow Britain’s EU Referendum

UK residents will make a hugely consequential decision Thursday when they choose whether to vote “in” or “out” of the European Union (EU) in a referendum.<p>The EU is a body of 28 nations combined to make economic and political decisions regarding its 500 million members. Along with the UK, the 27 …

#ICYMI: Popular Stories in Tech This Week (Week of June 20)

Instagram hit the headlines this week after reaching a new milestone. The photo-sharing app announced they now have 500 million active users. They also unveiled a plan to begin automatically translating comments, captions and profile bios based on a user’s chosen language.<p>It was revealed by HTC …

The Week in Review: British PM Resigns After UK Votes to Leave European Union

After months of campaigning in a hard to call race, Britain voted Thursday to leave the European Union (EU) with a small majority win of 52 percent. Following the announcement, which came on Friday, British Prime Minister David Cameron addressed the public to announce he would step down as country …

Summer Games 2016: Your Flipboard Guide

More than 10,000 athletes will compete in the Rio Olympic Games, the first in South America. The 19-day event, which kicks off on August 5, will include 306 medal events. Athletes from 206 countries will be represented across 42 different sports in the world’s biggest sporting event.<p>Some of …

5 Ways to Follow Wimbledon 2016

Wimbledon, the oldest tennis tournament in the world, begins Monday. Most of the world’s top ranked players will compete on grass at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London, for their chance to win the trophy.<p>On the men’s side, Novak Djokovic, the world number one, is fresh off his French Open …

Behind the Story with The New Yorker’s Ken Auletta: Cannes Lions Panel

<i>Flipboard CEO Mike McCue and Whitney Museum Director Adam D. Weinberg took to the Cannes Lions festival stage last week for a conversation moderated by renowned author and New Yorker journalist Ken Auletta. With Auletta’s guidance, the two men found common ground that surprised the 24-year New</i> …

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