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A 16-year-old girl is on her way to become the first ballerina to wear a hijab

Australian ballet student Stephanie Kurlow and her family converted to Islam when she was young, but she never wanted to give up her passion for dance. Through the support of her family and community, the young teen has gained international
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Ed Helms explains the controversial Kennedy cover-up unveiled in his new film 'Chappaquiddick'

Ed Helms tells Mashable about the Chappaquiddick incident, the pressures Senator Ted Kennedy was facing in 1969, and what lessons audiences can learn from the new film that dissects the incident and its aftermath. Read more...More about Film,
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Nvidia just unveiled a terrifying AI supercomputer

Nvidia has unveiled several updates to its deep-learning computing platform, including an absurdly powerful GPU and supercomputer.  At this year's GPU Technology Conference in San Jose, Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang unveiled the DGX-2, a new computer
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‘Where is my name?’ Afghan women seek identity through social media campaign

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times A social media campaign demanding that Afghan men refer to their wives by their own name in public is gaining traction in the deeply patriarchal country.In this photograph taken on
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Sporty hijabs help Muslim girls keep up pace in athletics

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times The move is part of a trend around the world of more Muslim women finding ways to play sports while wearing hijabs. Some Muslim countries, like Saudi Arabia, impose severe
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Muslim woman files lawsuit, says New York cops forcibly removed her hijab

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times A Muslim woman has claimed she was paraded around a police station by officers who snapped photos of her after ordering her to take off her hijab.(REUTERS File/ Representational
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Muslim cop sues NY police, says colleagues called her ‘terrorist’: Report

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times A 38-year-old hijab-wearing police officer has sued the New York Police Department (NYPD), saying that fellow officers bullied her by calling her “terrorist, Taliban” and while
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Was held at US airport without explanation: Hijab-clad American Olympian fencer

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad, the first American to compete in the Olympics wearing a hijab, has said she was recently detained at US Customs for two hours without explanation.Ibtihaj