People are flooding Instagram with pink clouds to drown out grisly images of slain teen

Two days after the brutal murder of an upstate New York teenager, Instagram is still having trouble scrubbing its platform of gruesome images and offensive memes related to the incident. Bianca Devins, a 17-year-old from Utica, New York, with a large following on Instagram, was killed on Sunday morning, […] Click here to view original web page at www.fastcompany.com

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Trump Officials Face Cover-Up Allegations After Failed Citizenship Question Push

Days after President Trump announced he’s no longer pushing for a citizenship question on the 2020 census, officials in his administration are now facing allegations of covering up the question’s origins. Challengers of the question filed a formal request Tuesday for U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman of New York […] Click here to view original web page at www.npr.org

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Best songs of 2019 so far

Billie Eilish If there has been a defining sound of 2019 so far, it’s that there is not one single defining sound. But that doesn’t mean we’ve had a weak year as far as music goes, it’s been stronger than ever. Half-way through the year, we wanted to gather […] Click here to view original web page at www.bbc.com

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US House votes to condemn Trump’s attacks on congresswomen

Fallout from Trump’s tweets attacking four congresswomen continues to embroil Washington The US House of Representatives has voted to symbolically condemn President Donald Trump after a series of attacks aimed at four congresswomen. The resolution denounced Mr Trump’s “racist comments that have legitimised fear and hatred of New Americans […] Click here to view original web page at www.bbc.com

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Awesome Tie Dye Projects for Summer

Summer is the perfect time for tons of tie dye projects . From bright, colorful shirts to super fun artwork, it’s so much fun to get outside and create something fun! Check out these Awesome Tie Dye Projects for Summer ! Awesome Tie Dye Projects for Summer This post […] Click here to view original web page at kidsactivitiesblog.com

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Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh

GUWAHATI, India/KATHMANDU, Nepal (Reuters) – Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc. Villagers use a makeshift raft to cross a flooded area on […] Click here to view original web page at www.reuters.com

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Republicans slow to condemn Trump’s attacks on congresswomen

Sen. Susan Collins said she disagrees “strongly” with House progressives on policy as well as their “anti-Semitic rhetoric” but urged Trump to take down his “way over the line” tweet. | Jemal Countess/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s party is struggling to respond to his demand that liberal freshman congresswomen […] Click here to view original web page at www.politico.com

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Toxic lake in Russia’s Siberia becomes selfie sensation

MOSCOW (AP) — Residents of a city in Siberia don’t need to fly off to tropical locales for picturesque selfies taken by pristine turquoise waters. Thousands of Novosibirsk residents — ranging from scantily clad women to newlyweds — have been busy instagramming near a bright blue lake nicknamed the […] Click here to view original web page at www.apnews.com

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