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'F*ck It. I Quit:' TV Reporter Quits on Air to Fight for Marijuana Legalization

mashable.com — Charlo Greene, a reporter for KTVA news in Anchorage, Alaska, quit her job by saying the f-word on air, claiming she'll instead focus on legalization of marijuana in Alaska. "I - the actual owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club - will be dedicating all of my energy for fighting for freedom and fairness, which begins with legalizing marijuana here in Alaska.
Sep 22, 2014

"F*ck it. I quit." Alaska TV reporter quits live on air to fight for marijuana legalization on.mash.to/1qZPnNf pic.twitter.com/sEQc1geUln

Sep 22, 2014

RT @nycjim: "F*ck It. I Quit:" TV reporter quits on air to fight for legalized marijuana. on.mash.to/1paqokX via @mashable pic.twitter.com/3FIVs06L9W

Sep 22, 2014

RT @mashable: "F*ck it. I quit." Alaska TV reporter quits live on air to fight for marijuana legalization on.mash.to/1qZPnNf pic.twitter.com/P0FmUIo91Y

Sep 22, 2014

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Sep 22, 2014

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7 People Who Stand in the Way of Progress on Climate Change

mashable.com — The science on climate change is undeniable. Yet some people still deny it - mostly for profit or political power. Here is a rogues' gallery of 7 people who stand in the way of progress on the most important global issue today. Have something to add to this story?
Sep 22, 2014

Not pulling many punches with our climate coverage -- 7 People Who Stand in the Way of Progress on Climate Change. mashable.com/2014/09/22/a-r…

Sep 22, 2014

RT @mashable: Climate change is undeniable, but some still deny it. Who's standing in the way of progress: on.mash.to/1ud5OqM pic.twitter.com/iz6ktbks9K

Sep 22, 2014

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130,000 Syrian Refugees Reach Turkey, Fleeing ISIS

mashable.com — ANKARA, Turkey - The number of Syrian refugees who have reached Turkey in the past four days after fleeing the advance of Islamic State militants now totals 130,000, Turkey's deputy prime minister said Monday. Numan Kurtulmus warned that the number could rise further but insisted that Turkey was ready to react to "the worst case scenario."
Sep 22, 2014

130,000 Syrian refugees have reached Turkey in the past 4 days after fleeing ISIS mashable.com/2014/09/22/130… pic.twitter.com/9dN7poQe94

Sep 22, 2014

Dang. 130,000 Syrian refugees have reached Turkey in the past 4 days alone after fleeing #ISIS on.mash.to/1ud6LiQ

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Keep Smiling: High School Football Player Gives Epic Post-Game Interview

mashable.com — Need some motivation to start your day? We've got the perfect fix in the form of Apollos Hester, a wide receiver for the East View Patriots from Georgetown, Tx., and definitely the most enthusiastic high school football player we've seen.
Sep 22, 2014

RT @nycjim: Texas football player gives inspirational speech of a lifetime. Perfect way to start your day. on.mash.to/1DsjYqP pic.twitter.com/US5SGOHstA

Sep 22, 2014

Texas football player gives inspirational speech of a lifetime. Perfect way to start your day. on.mash.to/1DsjYqP pic.twitter.com/US5SGOHstA

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Apple Sells 10 Million iPhones Over Opening Weekend, a New Record

mashable.com — The sales of Apple's new iPhones are off to a strong start. Apple announced Monday that it sold more than 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices during the first three days it was on sale, setting a new record for opening weekend sales.
Sep 22, 2014

Apple Sells 10 Million iPhones Over Opening Weekend, a New Record mashable.com/2014/09/22/iph… Me: I guess people really did want a bigger iPhone

Sep 22, 2014

Apple sells 10 MEEELLION iPhones over opening weekend. on.mash.to/1pasK32

We Made it to Mars Again! NASA's MAVEN Satellite Settles In

mashable.com — Just as hundreds of thousands of people protested political inaction on climate change on Earth, a satellite swung into orbit that should help explain why climate change happened - on Mars. NASA's MAVEN satellite, en route to Mars for the last 10 months, finally arrived in orbit around the Red Planet around 10:40pm ET Sunday night.
Sep 21, 2014

RT @mashable: We made it to Mars again! NASA's MAVEN satellite settles into orbit - on.mash.to/1reb4GZ

Sep 21, 2014

RT @nycjim: NASA makes it back to Mars. @maven2Mars now in orbit after 10-month trip. #Climate is mission. on.mash.to/1wEluBJ pic.twitter.com/zOQ8l97W48

Sep 21, 2014

RT @nycjim: NASA makes it back to Mars. @maven2Mars now in orbit after 10-month trip. #Climate is mission. on.mash.to/1wEluBJ pic.twitter.com/zOQ8l97W48

Sep 21, 2014

RT @mashable: We made it to Mars again! NASA's MAVEN satellite settles into orbit - on.mash.to/1reb4GZ

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Look How Many People Came Out for the Climate March

mashable.com — Environmental activists called for people to gather on the streets of their cities on Sunday to march in a coordinated worldwide protest, in hopes that it would mark a turning point for global warming. Ahead of the United Nations Climate Summit in New York City, more than 300,000 people, including celebrities and politicians, descended on Manhattan for the so-called People's Climate March.
Sep 22, 2014

RT @mashable: Here, in photos and videos, is what 300,000 people marching in New York against climate change looks like: on.mash.to/1ubWHXy

Sep 22, 2014

RT @mashable: Here, in photos and videos, is what 300,000 people marching in New York against climate change looks like: on.mash.to/1ubWHXy

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Report: iPhone 6 Plus Activations Are a Fraction of Those for iPhone 6

mashable.com — Did you spurn the iPhone 6 Plus for the iPhone 6? You're not alone, according to a report. Looking at ad impressions generated by the two devices over the weekend, Chitika found that the adoption rate for the iPhone 6 Plus is 0.2%, compared with 1.5% for the iPhone 6.

People's Climate March Draws Thousands to New York Streets

mashable.com — Tens of thousands of people are gathering in New York on Sunday, and at hundreds of events worldwide, to call for action against global warming and other environmental issues. The People's Climate March is expected to draw around 100,000 people, which would make it the largest protest on climate change in world history.
Sep 21, 2014

Live Updates: Ban Ki-Moon, Al Gore and Leonardo DiCaprio Among Notables at #ClimateMarch on.mash.to/1C08JV5

Sep 21, 2014

RT @mashable: More than 300,000 people attended the #PeoplesClimate March, organizers say -- beating original estimate of 100,000. on.mash.to/1yleoX6

Sep 21, 2014

RT @mashable: More than 300,000 people attended the #PeoplesClimate March, organizers say -- beating original estimate of 100,000. on.mash.to/1yleoX6

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18 Witty Signs and Costumes at the People's Climate March

mashable.com — When thousands of people worldwide gathering to call for action against global warming, you're going to get some interesting characters. From puns and word play to ornate costumes, protesters made their voices heard at the People's Climate March on Sunday.

ISIS Audio Demands Brutal Murder of Civilians

mashable.com — SYDNEY - New audio released by the Islamic State urges supporters to brutally kill civilians in Western countries, including Australia. The audio file was released on Monday in Arabic via Twitter and attributed to ISIS spokesperson Abu Muhammad al-Adnani ash-Shami.

How Victory in the Scottish Vote is Tearing the UK Apart

mashable.com — At the end of the movie Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, when it looks like our hero has the upper hand, he lets his adversary Moriarty get a stranglehold on him. This causes both men to fall to their doom in the Reichenbach waterfall.

6 Secrets to Millennials’ Workplace Happiness

mashable.com — You might have heard some rumors about millennial workers: They're entitled, lazy and always looking for a pat on the head. Take these assumptions with a grain of salt: Millennials are the future, and it's impossible to paint an entire generation with one single swipe of the paintbrush.
Sep 22, 2014

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How the World Is Predicting and Preparing for Climate Extremes

mashable.com — If we look at the hard facts of climate change, science is telling us we're running out of time. That's what Achim Steiner, executive director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), said during a panel at the 2014 Social Good Summit on Sunday.
Sep 21, 2014

Mashable: How the World Is Predicting and Preparing for Climate Extremes ow.ly/2NSpER

Sep 21, 2014

“We have the opportunity, and that, I think, is the moment we need to seize” - @UNEP’s Achim Steiner on.mash.to/XIX8Kk #2030NOW

How Social Good Summit Is Unfolding on Social Media

mashable.com — Social Good Summit 2014 marks the fifth-annual congregation of some of the world's brightest minds in the social good space. While the event takes place in New York City, the conversations on social media extend the event to a global audience. Thousands of people will join the #2030NOW discussions on Sept.
Sep 21, 2014

Here's how the Social Good Summit is unfolding through social media: on.mash.to/1moATFn #2030NOW

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