8 Things You Need To Know This AM — Jun 23 2015

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The first mass extinction since the death of the dinosaurs is underway. (The Guardian)
Today in great ideas: Iowa is giving gun permits to the blind. (USA Today)
Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan dropped some Spider-Man references into a decision released Monday. (New York)
The Supreme Court hasn’t yet released its (potentially historic) decision on gay marriage, but it's coming very soon. (The Hill)
The U.N. thinks both Israel and Hamas may have committed war crimes during last year’s war in Gaza. (The Guardian)
Police have found new DNA evidence from one of the two convicted murderers who escaped from an upstate New York prison, but they’re still on the run. (CNN)
A suicide bomber and six gunmen attacked Afghanistan’s parliament on Monday afternoon, killing one and injuring 30. (Reuters)
New York nail salon owners who run unlicensed shops could go to jail if a new bill becomes law. (Racked)

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