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A 10-year-old boy? An 84-year-old grandmother? Police brutality will not end in America until cops stop perceiving blacks as monsters

<b>Legend Preston (ABC7)</b><p>Motivated by extreme prejudice, America’s police show little restraint in how they treat black and brown people<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>September 1, 2016 9:33pm (UTC)<p>I am a black man. I am an American. I am not a monster.<p>Like so many other black people in America, I have been followed …

A New Documentary Promises to Prove We're Not Alone in the Universe

Film distributor The Orchard just picked up the rights to release a documentary called <i>Unacknowledged: An Exposé of the Greatest Secret in Human</i> …

New research suggest that free will might be nothing more than a trick the brain plays on itself

In each case, we conceive of ourselves as free agents, consciously guiding our bodies in purposeful ways.<p>But what does science have to say about the true source of this experience?<p>In a classic paper published almost 20 years ago, the psychologists Dan Wegner and Thalia Wheatley made a revolutionary …

Consciousness

America's Youngest Workers May Be the Least Stable Generation On Record

College graduation is just around the corner, and many companies are gearing up to hire a fresh crop of future leaders in the coming months.<p>But when …

Photo Proof That YOUR MOM Started These 22 Hipster Trends

The Internet’s always buzzing about how *dad* is the ultimate hipster, from skinny ties to skinny jeans — it’s true that dads have been crushing trends since we were wee. But you know who’s also been completely slaying the style scene? Your mom. Your mom in the ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s was a total babe, …

10 books that will change the way you think about the future

1/<p>"The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History" by Elizabeth Kolbert<p>Amazon<p>Combining science and history, Kolbert highlights humans' impact on the …

The Wedding Dress Trends We Weren’t Expecting, Straight Off the Bridal Runways

Wedding dresses look an awful lot alike from season to season: Straps and sleeves come and go, but runways are always whitewashed in shades of ice and ivory, and about 90 percent...

Weddings

Sanders snags another union endorsement

Tweets from https://twitter.com/politico/lists/team-politico<p>Bernie Sanders on Sunday announced that he had earned the backing of the United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America, in the Democratic candidate's latest endorsement from a major national labor union as he looks to gain …

Sanders: Democratic Party hasn't been fair to me

'We knew we were taking on the establishment,' the Vermont senator says.<p>Bernie Sanders says the Democratic Party hasn't been fair to him — but he has mixed feelings on the nominating process overall.<p>"Do you think this process has been fair to you? The Democratic nomination process?" moderator Chuck …

Biden mum on whether he voted for Clinton or Sanders

<b>(CNN) —</b> Vice President Joe Biden cast his vote in the Delaware Democratic primary Friday but stayed quiet on which candidate he voted for as his party's nominee.<p>The vice president -- and his wife, Jill Biden -- voted early while at their home in Wilmington, Delaware on Friday, the vice president's …

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Michelle Obama Speaks In Mississippi, Slams Its New Anti-LGBT Law

"If we fail to exercise our fundamental right to vote, then I guarantee that so much of the progress we’ve fought for will be under threat."<p>Michelle Obama spoke out against the wave of anti-LGBT "religious freedom" bills moving through state legislatures across the country while delivering the …

Michelle Obama

Attention amateur astronomers! If you’re in the mood for personally “catching” two bright planets, the lunar proximity method will be…

Attention amateur astronomers! If you’re in the mood for personally “catching” two bright planets, the lunar proximity method will be helpful tonight, April 24-25. Between about 11:30 p.m. and the start of morning twilight, the waning gibbous Moon appears in a triangle with nearby Saturn and Mars. Those planets are distinguished by their respective colors, yellowish-white Saturn and rusty Mars, which currently is four times brighter than the ringed giant. We’re moving closer to Mars until the …

A Dozen Black Holes Are Mysteriously Spewing Energy In the Same Direction

Something strange is going on in a distant corner of our universe. About a dozen supermassive black holes are all shooting enormous jets of energy in …