8 Things To Know This AM — Jun 28 2015

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New Jersey governor Chris Christie has launched a campaign website ahead of his expected announcement. (Guardian)
Rocker David Crosby says his friend Joni Mitchell had an aneurysm and, to his knowledge, has not spoken. (HuffPost Live)
Sao Paulo, Brazil has banned the production and serving of foie gras in its restaurants, citing concerns over animal suffering. (Time)
The smoking 9-year-old subject of photographer Mary Ellen Mark's iconic image speaks. (NPR)
'Tis the season for dinosaur mania. Scientists have discovered a new species of dinosaur in South Africa, the Sefaopanosaurus. (Economic Times)
The aptly named Quasi Modo has been named the World's Ugliest Dog. (New York Daily News)
Here's what marriage equality means to a woman raised by lesbian mothers. (Hello Giggles)
Meanwhile, Robicelli's in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn will celebrate the #SCOTUS decision by serving desserts beloved by gay icons like Elton John. (Grub Street)

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