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"The second I stopped being afraid of someone calling me fat, I was able to start to focus on my goals and my dreams," Bryant says. She co-writes and stars in the Hulu comedy series Shrill.
Mar. 14, 2019
Some linguists are arguing that the advent of softer food thousands of years ago led to changes in biting patterns and, eventually, to more frequent use of sounds like "f" and "v" in human languages.
Mar. 14, 2019
The winter storm has been linked to at least one death, after a Colorado patrolman was struck by a driver who lost control of his car.
Mar. 14, 2019
Gun companies have rarely been held liable for crimes committed with their products. This lawsuit could mark a new front in the battle over gun regulations and corporate accountability.
Mar. 14, 2019
Some U.S. airlines are scrambling to rebook passengers after the FAA announced it was grounding the Boeing 737 Max fleet. Airlines affected include Southwest, American and United.
Mar. 14, 2019
While it was a largely symbolic vote, it represents growing bipartisan pressure on the Justice Department to disclose as much as possible about the Mueller investigation.
Mar. 14, 2019
Chicago police say the Empire actor faked the January assault, and now he faces the prospect of prison time.
Mar. 14, 2019
Who killed the Bordens more than 100 years ago remains unsolved. Like a lawyer, author Cara Robertson lays the facts and evidence before us, occasionally pointing towards the biases of the day.
Mar. 14, 2019
Parliament approved a government plan to ask the European Union for an extension until June 30. European leaders will consider the request at a summit next week in Brussels.
Mar. 14, 2019
A new study shows a rise in depression and stress among young people parallels the growth in smartphone and social media use.
Mar. 14, 2019
The veteran was charged with the murders of two people and the attempted murders of four others who participated in a peaceful civil rights protest in Northern Ireland.
Mar. 14, 2019
In a killing that echoes mob murders of the 1980s, a man who was believed to be running a Mafia family was gunned down outside his home in Staten Island.
Mar. 14, 2019
"Stories like this are why we continue to see backlash to disability rights laws," one expert said.
Mar. 14, 2019
Malaysian authorities dropped charges this week against the Indonesian woman accused of smearing poison on the face of Kim Jong Nam. But they won't drop charges against Doan Thi Huong.
Mar. 14, 2019
For decades, Boeing has worked to ingratiate itself with regulators and policymakers. That effort could be important as the company responds to a pair of deadly crashes.
Mar. 14, 2019

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