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Fresh Meat: 10 new Android apps worth checking out

New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of additions to the Google Play store, but many go unnoticed and never receive the …

Planet Nine's profile fleshed out

<b>Astrophysicists have outlined what Planet Nine might be like - if indeed it exists.</b><p>In January, researchers at Caltech in the US suggested a large, additional planet might be lurking in the icy outer reaches of the Solar System.<p>Now, a team at the University of Bern in Switzerland has worked out what …

Trump meets with Republican leadership; party unity discussed | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump made a surprise closed-door visit to the Republican National Committee on Thursday after a tumultuous two days on the campaign trail that included a reversal of his pledge to support the party’s nominee.<p>U.S. Republican …

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Can a white guy have dreadlocks? This puzzling viral video wades into the politics of black hair.

The video posted to YouTube Monday was ripe for modern Internet consumption: a confrontation between a black woman and a white man — on a college campus — about dreadlocks.<p>It appears to begin in medias res, as a heated discussion about cultural appropriation turns physical.<p>“You got some scissors?” …

This Campsite Riddle Has the Internet Completely Stumped

Can you figure it out?<p>If you thought other internet brain teasers were hard — like, finding the panda in the sea of snowmen or the bear in the zig zag optical illusion — wait until you try to solve this puzzler.<p>The latest head-scratching brain teaser is centered around a cartoon campsite image, …

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Mississippi’s Senate just approved a sweeping ‘religious liberty’ bill that critics say is the worst yet for LGBT rights

Mississippi’s House Bill 1523 says, among other things, that public employees, businesses, and social workers cannot be punished for denying services based on the belief that marriage is strictly between a man and a woman. Same goes for people who act on the belief that “sexual relations are …

'You Cannot Shame Me': 2 New Books Tear Down 'Fat Girl' Stereotypes

First, we must contend with the word "fat" itself. It should be a simple descriptor, but fat is often used as an insult — whispered by gossips, or hurled by bullies. Many people use euphemisms — heavy, plump, overweight — to avoid it all together. But now, some writers have decided that it's time …

NYPD Cops Who Arrested Black Mailman Have History of Alleged Civil Rights Violations | VICE News

<b>VICE News is closely watching policing in America. Check out the Officer Involved blog here.</b><p>Outrage over the arrest of a black mailman in Brooklyn has escalated following the disclosure that the officers involved have a history of alleged civil rights violations. New York City officials are now …