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Thousands Of Students Across The U.S. Walk Out Of Class To Protest Gun Violence

Students across the country are planning mass walkouts to mark one month since the high school shooting in Parkland, Fla.

Two Arrested After Student Films Racist Chanting Outside Her Room

Nottingham Trent University in England has launched an “urgent” investigation after a black student posted footage of her being racially abused outside her room.

Beyoncé Returns to Vegan Diet in Lead Up to Coachella Performance

Beyonce is calling for her global fan base to join her in a vegan diet leading up to her performance at Coachella.

Snap Loses $1.3B In Market Value As Reality TV Star Kylie Jenner Says She No Longer Uses It

Snapchat owner Snap saw $1.3B wiped from its market value after reality TV star Kylie Jenner tweeted that she had stopped opening the app.

Black Panther’s All-Female Army Is Straight Out Of The History Books

The all-female Wakanda army featured in Black Panther are actually partially based off a real 19th century female army from Africa called the Ahosi.

A 38-Year-Old Teacher Has Died From Flu Complications

38 years old Heather Holland, who started to feel sick last Monday and went to a doctor who prescribed Tamiflu on Wednesday.

The Apple HomePod

HomePod is controlled by Apple’s virtual personal assistant Siri, a competitor to the Echo’s Alexa.

Hilton Head Passes Plastic Bag Ban

Hilton Head Island Town Council voted unanimously to pass a new ordinance banning plastic bags on the island.

At 27, Hanif Johnson Is The Youngest District Judge In Pennsylvania

Johnson won the seat in the general election for the Dauphin County Magisterial District in Pennsylvania becoming the youngest Magisterial District Judge in the state at 27 years old.

Pope Francis Condems “Fake News”

Pope Francis released a message condemning “fake news,” saying that it’s a “sign of intolerant and hypersensitive attitudes, and leads only to the spread of arrogance and hatred.”