8 Things You Need To Know This AM — Apr 21 2015

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Taylor Swift's mom, Andrea, presented her daughter with the 2015 Academy of Country Music Milestone Award on Sunday. (Us Weekly)
The 2015 Pulitzer Prize winners were announced yesterday. (Poynter)
Karen O, the lead singer of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, is pregnant with her first child. (Us Weekly)
Vimeo's web comedy series High Maintenance will transition to TV with a six-episode order by HBO. (Deadline)
Meryl Streep will fund a screenwriting lab for women over the age of 40. (New York Women In Film & Television)
Killer Mike, of the rap duo Run The Jewels, will speak about race relations in the U.S. and how current and future technologies could impact race relation issues. (MIT)
Following their split in 2009, the band Oasis is planning to reunite next year. (Mirror)
The NYC City Council might change the city's "broken windows" policing and decriminalize public drinking. (New York Daily News)

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