Staying Safe Through Tornado Season

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Friday, May 24, 2024 10:20 AM It's tornado season here in the United States, so it's a great time to refresh on tornado safety. Head over to WebMD for a rundown of what you need to know no matter where you live. 

The U.S. v Ticketmaster

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Thursday, May 23, 2024 11:28 AM On Thursday morning the United States Justice Department officially filed suit against Live Nation Entertainment, which owns Ticketmaster, over monopoly claims. Head over to The New York Times for more on what this suit could mean for tickets to live entertainment events. 

Summer Food Safety

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Wednesday, May 22, 2024 9:22 AM 'Tis the season for barbeques, picnics and al fresco dining. Head over to TIME for a refresher on some outdoor food safety tips that will keep you and your loved ones away from food poisoning this summer. 

Cannes Movies We Might See Soon

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Tuesday, May 21, 2024 11:35 AM One of the reasons filmmakers head to Cannes Film Festival each year is to hopefully sell their films to distributors and bring them to a larger audience. Head over to Vulture for a look at what movies have sold this year, and where we will be able to watch them in the future. 

New Protections When You Fly?

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Friday, May 17, 2024 1:32 PM Last month, a series of new consumer protection rules related to airlines rolled out. But what do these rules do and say, and will they impact your summer travel at all? Head over to USA Today for a rundown. 

Water Safety This Summer

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Thursday, May 16, 2024 11:52 AM According to a new report from the CDC and reported in WebMD, drowning deaths have increased in the past few years, especially since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Head over to WebMD for more on the report and some important facts about water safety. 

Best in Show

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Wednesday, May 15, 2024 1:13 PM On Tuesday night, Sage the miniature poodle was named Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Head over to The New York Times to meet Sage, and read more about the show. 

Getting Into the WNBA

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Tuesday, May 14, 2024 1:29 PM After an exciting women's college basketball season that had everyone talking, superstar Caitlin Clark is headed to the WNBA, which kicks off its season this week. Head over to CBS News for a primer on this year's season, and what you need to know if you want to watch along. 

The Northern Lights in North America

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Monday, May 13, 2024 2:09 PM This weekend, a solar storm caused the Northern Lights to be visible in places where they usually are harder to see, including the U.S. and the U.K. Head over to TIME to learn more about this solar storm and to see some images from the phenomenon. 

Teens and Mental Health

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Thursday, May 9, 2024 1:51 PM May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and new research from the United Hospital Fund reports that the U.S. is experiencing a crisis when it comes to the mental health of teens. Head over to WebMD for more on what's going on. 

TikTok Sues the U.S.

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Wednesday, May 8, 2024 12:03 PM After President Biden signed a law that could ban video-sharing app TikTok from use in the United States unless it is sold to another company, the app and its parent company, ByteDance, have filed suit against the U.S. Head to TIME for more about this ongoing story. 

This Year's Pulitzer Reads

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Tuesday, May 7, 2024 2:46 PM On Monday, 18 books were announced as either winners of or finalists for the Pulitzer Prize. Head over to The New York Times to see the full list alongside blurbs for each book.

How to Get a Met Gala Invite

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Monday, May 6, 2024 1:30 PM Did you watch last night's Met Gala arrivals and wonder to yourself: how does one even get invited to the biggest night in fashion? Well, if you want in on next year's event you might have to start building your connections now. Head over to TIME for a look at the different ways people find themselves at the Met Gala. 

Who's Hosting The Met Gala?

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Friday, May 3, 2024 10:40 AM It's the first Monday in May, which means one thing: The Met Gala. Tonight, some of the biggest names in fashion and culture will gather on Fifth Avenue for the exclusive event. Head over to The New York Times for a rundown on who is hosting this year's Gala, why they were chosen and more.  

The Reclassification of Marijuana

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Thursday, May 2, 2024 11:39 AM The DEA is close to reclassifying marijuana as a less dangerous drug, recognizing some of its medical uses. What would this reclassification mean in practice? Head over to TIME for more.