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Angelina Jolie took 9-year-old Shiloh with her on a visit to an Iraqi and Syrian refugee camp in Turkey, highlighting World Refugee Day and calling on more governments to help. (Us)
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And here's a heartbreaking look at how animals suffer in human wars. (RYOT.org)
Sabrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, the parents of Trayvon Martin, issued a statement in response to the Charleston shootings, urging people to tackle racism head-on and not label perpetrators "mentally ill." (Time)
The man who ran into a Kentucky Walmart naked and poured milk on his head last week, along with his cameraman, have been arrested. (WKYT)
Jake Lloyd, the kid who played Anakin Skywalker in Star Wars: Episode I, was arrested for DUI after a car chase in South Carolina. (TMZ)
You can live the dream! Here are recipes of foods from Disney movies that you can actually make without being a cartoon. (Buzzfeed)
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Thanks a lot, Jurassic World! Inside Out is the first Pixar movie not to debut at #1, but it's not doing so bad. (Los Angeles Times)
Is it possible to make an educated guess on how the Supreme Court will rule on gay marriage? (New York)
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