The Pope has arrived!
Pope Francis kicked off his first trip to the United States with tours, addresses, and spiritual services. (Refinery29)
Democrats in the Senate blocked a bill banning abortion after 20 weeks.
The Senate will vote on defunding Planned Parenthood on Friday. (USA Today)
Advertisement
Researchers have discovered fossils of a new dinosaur species in Alaska. "Ugurnaaluk kuukpikensis," or "ancient grazer," had a duck-shaped head. (ABC News)
Ta-Nehisi Coates is writing a comic book about Black Panthers for Marvel. He's known for his book Between The World And Me, and his sharp articles for The Atlantic. (New York Times)
A left-handed kid was called "evil" and "sinister" by a preschool teacher. (Raw Story)
Thin models might be banned from London Fashion Week to avoid perpetuating unhealthy beauty standards. (Refinery29)
USC's student body president was harassed for being Indian outside a frat house. "This isn't an isolated incident. It happens everywhere," she wrote. (Washington Post)
Advertisement
Lammily dolls, or "Normal Barbies," now teach kids about puberty. They come with pads, a period calendar, and a pamphlet. (Cosmopolitan)
Advertisement