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The morning after tragedy: Inside WDBJ7's newsroom today

mashable.com — Though they lost two of their own yesterday, the members of the WDBJ-TV7 staff still had to deliver the news on Thursday morning. Reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were shot dead Wednesday morning during an on-air broadcast. The gunman, who recorded the shooting and posted the video online, was a former employee of the station.

'The nicest people you could meet': Remembering the journalists killed in Virginia

mashable.com — Reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were in the middle of a live news broadcast when a gunman fatally shot them in Virginia on Wednesday morning. The WDBJ7 news team was at Bridgewater Plaza near Smith Mountain Lake, a reservoir community about 50 miles southeast of Roanoke.
Aug 26, 2015

RT @mashable: "The nicest people you could meet": Remembering Alison Parker and Adam Ward of @WDBJ7 on.mash.to/1MTXV32 pic.twitter.com/ajGOw7gVcK

Aug 26, 2015

RT @mashable: "The nicest people you could meet": Remembering Alison Parker and Adam Ward of @WDBJ7 on.mash.to/1MTXV32 pic.twitter.com/ajGOw7gVcK

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The apocalyptic aftermath of the explosion in Tianjin, China

mashable.com — At least 50 people are dead and hundreds more injured after an explosion rocked Tianjin, China in the middle of the night. The blast occurred after midnight at a warehouse for hazardous chemicals. More than 1,000 firefighters responded to the scene, and shock waves were felt more than 6 miles from the explosion site.

If the 2016 candidates were high school seniors

mashable.com — You've probably never heard some of the quirkier stories about the men and women running for president. But if this campaign played out on the pages of a high school yearbook, this senior class would win some surprising superlatives.
Aug 06, 2015

RT @meganspecia: Perfect #TBT read: If 2016 candidates were high school seniors. Here are their superlatives. mashable.com/2015/08/06/201… pic.twitter.com/vz6TXwDyiM

Aug 06, 2015

Presidential candidates + high school superlatives. A little pre-debate #TBT from @mashable on.mash.to/1STrTYv

Aug 06, 2015

RT @jmsummers: Presidential candidates + high school superlatives. A little pre-debate #TBT from @mashable on.mash.to/1STrTYv

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Inside El Chapo's tunnel to freedom

mashable.com — One former federal official with extensive knowledge of Altiplano said security at the prison has been "grossly neglected" over the past few years. Part of the reason for that, according to the official, who spoke to us on the condition of anonymity, is because employees of Altiplano are severely underpaid.
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The moment the New Horizons team first saw that Pluto photo

mashable.com — It took more than nine years and 3 billion miles to get the photo. But for the people who built New Horizons - the NASA spacecraft that just flew by Pluto - the journey was well worth it.
Jul 14, 2015

RT @SiliconAngel: The moment the New Horizons team first saw that Pluto photo: It took more than nine years and 3 billion miles... bit.ly/1HttmtO

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The clearest photo of Pluto yet reveals striking details

mashable.com — NASA on Tuesday morning released one of the first images of Pluto as its New Horizons spacecraft makes its closest approach to our far-flung celestial cousin. The most standout detail is Pluto's heart-shaped feature, which the spacecraft first revealed in a photo it sent back to Earth last week.
Jul 14, 2015

RT @mashable: The clearest photo of Pluto yet reveals striking details (look at its heart!) on.mash.to/1O9vH1x pic.twitter.com/upOVjxk0T3

Jul 14, 2015

It took New Horizons 9 years and 3 billion miles to take this photo. mashable.com/2015/07/14/plu…

Jul 14, 2015

RT @mashable: The clearest photo of Pluto yet reveals striking details (look at its heart!) on.mash.to/1O9vH1x pic.twitter.com/upOVjxk0T3

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Attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait: What happened on Friday

mashable.com — Attackers carried out strikes hours apart from each other in three different countries on Friday morning. It's unclear at this point if Friday's attacks are related. However, we are following all three events as the stories unfold.
Jun 26, 2015

Deadly attacks in Tunisia, France & Kuwait. Unclear if related but here's what we know so far: on.mash.to/1HjXr4f pic.twitter.com/op6IZh19mU

Jun 26, 2015

RT @louiseroug: Deadly attacks in Tunisia, France & Kuwait. Unclear if related but here's what we know so far: on.mash.to/1HjXr4f http:…

Jun 26, 2015

Stunnded: Attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait: What happened on Friday mashable.com/2015/06/26/att… via @mashable

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This stick-on bra swimsuit from 1949 was kind of brilliant

mashable.com — Around 1945, Charles L. Langs was watching his wife fiddling with her swimming costume straps in order to get an even tan on her back, when he was suddenly struck by a brilliant idea. Why not do away with the strap, without a dress? Individual strapless cups for each breast, stuck on with adhesive.

The suffragette who rode a scooter in 1916

mashable.com — Yes, she is a suffragette, and yes, that is her scooter. English socialite and activist Florence Priscilla, Lady Norman, CBE was given this Autoped as a birthday present by her husband, Sir Henry Norman. She used it to travel to her office in central London.
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Aug 28, 2015

RT @mattpetronzio: Using “migrants” vs. “refugees” in crisis is insensitive and avoids liability. More on the debate over these words: bit.ly/1Ub16aL


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