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Donald Trump Is Now the Presumptive Republican Nominee

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Ted Cruz bowed out of the race Tuesday night after suffering a crushing loss in the Indiana primary. “Together we left it all on the field in Indiana,” Cruz said during a speech announcing his departure from the race. “We gave it everything we’ve got....

Beyonce Wore Peach Latex To The Met Gala And Twitter Didn’t Know How To Feel About It

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Fresh off the heels of her latest highly anticipated album Lemonade, which debuted at number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts, everyone was waiting to see what Beyoncé would wear to this year’s Met Gala. The general public assumed Queen Bey, judging from previous...

Open Thread: Should Women Be Required To Register For The Draft?

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The next playing field for gender equality might just be the battle field. An amendment added to a defense bill last week would require that women register for the draft. The House Armed Services Committee approved the change by a 32 to 30 vote. The...

Watch: 12-Year-Old Blind Boy Sees His Mother For the First Time

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Fifth grader Christopher Ward, Jr., is legally blind, but was recently given the gift of sight thanks to technology. Marquita Hackley and her son Christopher traveled to D.C. to visit the eSight corporation, who’ve created technology to aid in helping blind people see. “The very first...

Smithsonian Museum Wants to Preserve Gazebo Where Tamir Rice Was Killed

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The Smithsonian Museum wants to preserve the gazebo where 12-year-old Tamir Rice was shot and killed. The city of Cleveland was supposed to demolish the gazebo this week, but has agreed to hold off for 30 days. Since Rice’s murder, the gazebo has become a makeshift...

Harriet Tubman’s Life Is Headed to the Big Screen

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Harriet Tubman is having a moment, nearly two hundred years after she was born. Last week we learned her likeness will appear on the new $20 bill, her New York home could become a national park, and Viola Davis is also working on a film...