8 Things You Need To Know This AM — May 22 2015

Usher is asking fans from around the world to submit one powerful image to inspire others to look at the world in a new way.  (YouTube
Maggie Gyllenhaal, 37, was told that she is "too old" to play the love interest of a 55-year-old man. (Us Weekly
The domestic violence charges against former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice were dropped on Thursday. (The Baltimore Sun
The ongoing horror continues: Janice Dickinson filed suit against Bill Cosby for defamation of character. (CNN)
A new study has found that severe mental illness decreased by 16% in American children between 1996 and 2012. (The New York Times
Orange Is The New Black creator Jenji Kohan opened up about diversity and nudity, saying, "If I had my way, I'd have a lot more." (The Hollywood Reporter)
The Late Show With David Letterman finale brought in 13.76 million viewers, his biggest audience in 25 years. (Deadline)
Insert smiley face here! A whole bunch of new emoji are coming in 2016. (Yahoo!)

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