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Weekend Roundup [May 15th, 2017]

May 15, 2017

We've got all the news you missed this weekend in one convenient place. #BondRoundup

1. 78% of people polled on the topic wanted a special prosecutor for the investigation into Russia’s involvement in the 2016 elections [CNN]

2. GOP Senators began distancing themselves from President Trump [The New York Times]

3. The Supreme Court announced that it wouldn’t review decision that found a North Carolina voting law discriminatory [Washington Post]

4. The WannaCry ransomware attack spread further worldwide over the weekend [The Wall Street Journal]

5. North Korea launched another missile [VICE News]

6. A man died after setting himself on fire while streaming to Facebook Live [BuzzFeed News]

7. President Trump’s staff gave him blatantly fake news and was forced to correct their mistake [Gizmodo]

8. Delta Airlines announced plans to speed up bag drops through the use of facial recognition software [The Verge]

9. Actor Powers Boothe passed away at age 68 [Variety]

10. Queer-punk band PWR BTTM reportedly canceled their tour following sexual assault allegations [Pitchfork]

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