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Taylor Swift wins symbolic award of $1 in assault lawsuit

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Taylor Swift won the $1 assault and battery lawsuit she lobbed against a radio DJ who was suing her for defamation.

Taylor Swift wins symbolic award of $1 in assault lawsuit

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Taylor Swift won the $1 assault and battery lawsuit she lobbed against a radio DJ who was suing her for defamation.

The Philadelphia 76ers’ female esports squad is getting the all-star treatment

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Last September, the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers made headlines when it became the first major U.S. sports franchise to acquire and operate an esports team: Team Dignitas. Dignitas consists of multiple teams across several titles, including an all-female Counter-Strike squad, one of only a handful in the world.

Dignitas players are salaried and have full access to the 76ers’ training facility, coaches, and support staff. Physical training, coaching sessions, chef-prepared meals, and a full…

Having an optimistic outlook can benefit your life — here’s how

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There’s something about people with a sunny disposition that one can’t help but envy. How do they manage to smile all the time? And why does it seem like nothing ever gets to them? Well, aside from being fun at parties and easy to take out to dinner, happy people have something else going for then: A means to a better life.

Women are way better than men at crowdfunding, study says

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In Silicon Valley, venture capital funding still overwhelmingly favors men.

Powerful ad shows generations of black moms teaching their kids about bias

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How do you prepare a black child for the discrimination, hatred, and racism they will experience?

Jimmy Kimmel tweets update on 3-month-old son, calls for action on healthcare

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Months after revealing his newborn son’s diagnosis with a serious heart condition, Jimmy Kimmel says that little Billy is “doing great.”

The Jimmy Kimmel Live host shared an extremely cute photo (that smile!) of the 3-month-old baby on Friday. He also encouraged fans to call their representatives and senators — a particularly urgent request as Republicans continue to blather on about repealing the Affordable Care Act.

A caretaker’s role in politics

Over the past year, I’ve worked towards helping to build a new political party. What started as a hobby and a dream has turned into a full-time endeavor; last month I sold my half of the company I’ve been building for three years in order to support my family from now until retirement. The need to make drastic changes in this country is too great for me to sit back and wait for others.

With that said, I’m very well aware of my limitations. I’m not rich. I’m not a politician nor will I ever…

A caretaker’s role in politics

Over the past year, I’ve worked towards helping to build a new political party. What started as a hobby and a dream has turned into a full-time endeavor; last month I sold my half of the company I’ve been building for three years in order to support my family from now until retirement. The need to make drastic changes in this country is too great for me to sit back and wait for others.

With that said, I’m very well aware of my limitations. I’m not rich. I’m not a politician nor will I ever…