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Bill Enforcing Texas Law-Enforcement Requirement to Report Shooting Heading to Governor's Desk

Updated Monday, May 23, 2017, 9:40 p.m. EDT: HB 245 passed the Texas State Senate on Tuesday with a vote of 28-3. The bill now heads to the desk of Governor Greg Abbott to be signed into law. Rep. Eric Johnson (D-Dallas), who wrote...

UK Prime Minister Says Another Attack ‘May Be Imminent,’ Raises Nation’s Threat Level

Prime Minister Theresa May raised the United Kingdom’s threat level Tuesday night, saying that another attack “may be imminent,” just one night after a bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, left 22 people dead. May raised the U.K.’s alert level from...

Gizmodo President Trump Lands in Rome, Gets Rejected by Melania Again | The Garage I Just Attended A

Gizmodo President Trump Lands in Rome, Gets Rejected by Melania Again | The Garage I Just Attended A Police Auction And My God Are The Cars Cheap | Kotaku Why Video Games Are Delayed So Often | Lifehacker How to Identify a Dangerous Cult |Read more...

Radical Extremist Discovered Working in Police Department After Praising Terrorist on Facebook

To its credit, when the Anne Arundel police department heard about the racist posts, it immediately suspended Burgone and issued a statement that read:The actions of this employee are a betrayal of the values of the Anne Arundel County Police Department. Any employee who...

Day 2: Melania Trump Still Hates Her Husband and Doesn’t Want to Hold His Tiny Hand

Melania Trump thought she was signing up to marry a wealthy old man, and in turn, she was willing to act like she at least liked him. But Donald Trump’s ego got the best of him and he decided to run for president, and...

TrumPutin and President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon Face Off in the Handshake Yank-and-Pull

Like most things in TrumPutin’s administration, even the president’s handshake is really weird. Instead of a normal greeting in which an adult orange-faced man merely shakes a person’s hand, the president does this really obnoxious handshake arm-wrestling move wherein he starts with a normal...

Black Man Found Not Guilty of Crime, Still Sentenced to 7 Years In Prison

In today’s example of how the American justice system treats black bodies, we take a look at Ramad Chatman, a 24-year-old man who was found not guilty by a jury of his peers but will serve seven years in prison because ...Come on, you...

Today's Best Deals: PowerCore II Battery, $29 Dremel, Inflatable Pools, and More

Anker’s PowerCore II battery pack, a $29 Dremel, and discounted Sugru lead off Tuesday’s best deals from around the web. Today's Best Lifestyle Deals: Speedo, Tarte Cosmetics, Net-a-Porter, Cole Haan, and MoreA Cole Haan sale at Nordstrom Rack, Speedo gear on Amazon, discounted Tarte...