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Bella Thorne Responds to Twitter Hacking: 'I Feel Gross' 16.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"I can sleep better tonight knowing I took my power back."
Datebook: Umar Rashid turns colonial histories upside down in paintings at VPAM 13.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

The battles of an imagined empire, the fine art of Korean calligraphy and a tribute to a rather magical San Francisco space. Summer has landed, but the shows are still going strong. Here are some exhibitions and events to check out in the coming week:

Umar Rashid (Frohawk Two Feathers), “The World...

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Social Media Obsessives and Compulsive Gamers Share Addictive Traits, Experts Say 12.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Although experts disagree about what to call them, obsessives over gaming and social media share characteristics with those who overeat or can't stop drinking, taking drugs or gambling—and these physical tendencies all enabled by big business
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#RIPDiamond Trends as YouTuber Jeffree Star, Boyfriend and Fans Bid Goodbye to His Pup 12.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"I'm so empty. I just feel so hollow," Star said.
Radiohead Get Hacked for Ransom, Release All Stolen Material to Donate to Climate Change Protests 11.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"For £18 you can find out if we should have paid that ransom," the legendary band posted online after an unknown hacker demanded £150,000 to keep the music unreleased.
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Lessons in Connection at a Tiger Reserve 11.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Poaching, human encroachment and genetic isolation have put tigers on the endangered list. Current estimates put the total tiger population at less than 4,000.
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Kylie Jenner's 'Handmaid's Tale' Party Sparks Backlash on Social Media Amid Legal Threats to Women's Rights 10.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The makeup maven said the Hulu exclusive is her favorite show.
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Former Mouseketeer's Decomposed Body Confirmed to be Dennis Day. Here's What We Know 8.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The mysterious death of the former Mouseketeer remains a mystery even after authorities were able to identify his badly decomposed body.
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Who Is Nicole Curran? Wife of Golden State Warriors Owner Received Death Threats for Leaning Over Beyoncé 7.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Nicole Curran said she was asking Jay-Z and Beyoncé if they wanted drinks when she was captured on camera leaning over Beyoncé during the NBA Finals game.
Datebook: Sarah Lucas tackles gender with ribald humor at the Hammer Museum 7.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

A show that offers a mischievous look at gender and another that turns environment into art. Plus, shows devoted to L.A. artists and an independent filmmaker. Here are 10 exhibitions and events to check out in the coming week:

Sarah Lucas, “Au Naturel,” at the Hammer Museum. In ways that are visceral,...

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Wolves, deer and a new state bee: How the environment fared at the Legislature 3.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
There was a lot of give-and-take at the last minute between the DFL-controlled House and Republican-controlled Senate. Some provisions -- like establishing grants to get kids outdoors -- made it through, while others -- like lifting the state's ban on new nuclear power plants -- were abandoned.
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‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Monsters List 1.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
“Godzilla: King of the Monsters” has more titans than just Ghidorah, Rodan and Mothra. Here’s the complete list.
Exhibit is first major show of artwork by Native women 1.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Hearts of Our People is meant to honor Native American women as well as their art.
Celebrate World Reef Day 2019 at these Ultimate Scuba Diving Locations 31.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Celebrate World Reef Day 2019 in Style at these beautiful beaches.
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America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places 31.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
This year's roster includes Nashville’s Music Row, the National Mall Tidal Basin, postmodern and Art Deco skyscrapers, and sites connected to African-American history.
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‘Godzilla’ Size Chart Shows How Much the ‘King of Monsters’ Has Grown 30.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Fan artist Noger Chen describes how he created a series-spanning “Godzilla” size chart, right in time for “King of the Monsters.”
Disney, Netflix and All the Other Companies Potentially Boycotting Georgia 30.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
In early May, Georgia’s Governor Brian Kemp signed a bill that would make abortion illegal after a fetal heartbeat is detected.
Where Is ‘My 600-Lb. Life’ Subject Janine Mueller Now? 30.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Janine's weight loss journey is likely more successful then TLC has told fans.
Policy News: May 28, 2019 29.5.2019 EcoTone
In This Issue: House Appropriations Bills Propose Funding Increases for Ecological Science NSF receives a seven percent increase. Senate appropriations process remains stalled. Member Opportunities Apply to join the Rapid Response Team. Attend ESA communications training in Flagstaff, AZ. Call for emerging policy issues. Congress House Natural Resources Committee holds hearing on IPBES Global Assessment ...
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Ethical Elephant Sanctuaries to Add to your Bucket List 28.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Get up close and personal with endangered pachyderms at these ethical elephant sanctuaries.
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