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Mahita Gajanan

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  • TIME.com
Past:
  • Fortune
  • Entertainment Weekly
  • People
  • Health magazine
  • HelloGiggles.com
  • The Guardian

Recent articles by Mahita:

Another Blue Bell Licker Is in Trouble With Police – Even Though He Bought the Ice Cream

D'Adrien Anderson was arrested on criminal mischief charges after he was filmed licking a carton of Blue Bell ice cream at a Walmart in Port Arthur, Texas. → Read More

Taylor Swift Says She Will Re-Record Old Songs Following Ownership Dispute

Taylor Swift has announced she will rerecord her old songs in an effort to regain control of her back catalog → Read More

A Record Number of Fires Are Currently Burning Across the Amazon Rainforest

The Amazon rainforest has seen a record number of forest fires this year, according to Brazil's space research center INPE. → Read More

'The Correct Decision.' NYPD Fires Daniel Pantaleo, Officer Involved in Eric Garner Death

The New York City police officer who fatally choked Eric Garner has been fired. → Read More

The USWNT's Mediation With U.S. Soccer Broke Down This Week. Here's What to Know About the Equal Pay Lawsuit

Mediation between the U.S. Women's National Soccer team and U.S. Soccer over equal pay has ended. Here's what to know about the lawsuit. → Read More

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and His Family Survived a Plane Crash in Tennessee. Here's What to Know

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family survived without any injuries after a plane crash in Elizabethton, Tennessee. Here's what to know. → Read More

Potatoes and Politics: See Photos From the 2019 Iowa State Fair

Could you pick a winner from this lineup of hopefuls in the Best Groomed beard competition? → Read More

How Music Festivals Became a Massive Business in the 50 Years Since Woodstock

In the 50 years since Woodstock, music festivals have grown DIY, communal events into major moneymakers in a competitive industry. → Read More

Trump Immigration Head Rewrites Iconic Statue of Liberty Poem to Justify New Immigration Restrictions

A top Trump immigration official edited the poem on the Statue of Liberty after announcing the Administration's new immigration restrictions. → Read More

This Portrait of Beyoncé Will Be Displayed at the Smithsonian

A historic portrait of Beyoncé taken by photographer Tyler Mitchell will be displayed at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery. → Read More

Mistaking Motorcycles Backfiring as Gunshots, Crowds Flee Times Square Causing Stampede, Injuries

The sound of backfiring motorcycles prompted mass panic and stampedes in Times Square, as people fled, thinking there was an active shooter. → Read More

'Good Guys With Guns' Can Rarely Stop Mass Shootings, and Texas and Ohio Show Why

Mass shootings in Dayton and El Paso show the NRA's push to relax gun laws hasn't stopped the death toll from gunmen. → Read More

Searing Photos From 20 Years of Mass Shootings in America

The following 13 photos capture the fear, hurt and chaos from a dozen major mass shootings in the U.S. in the 20 years since Columbine. → Read More

Missing Oregon 2-Year-Old Found Dead in Montana

Police said an autopsy confirmed the two-year-old was Aiden Salcido, who had been missing since his parents were found dead in July. → Read More

Democratic Debate Fact Check: Breaking Down Night One

The second Democratic debate kicked off with claims from Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg, John Delaney and more. Here are the facts → Read More

North Carolina Woman Who Called Black Restaurant Customers a Racist Slur Says She Would Do It Again

A North Carolina woman says she is not sorry for using the n-word in a confrontation with two black restaurant customers that went viral. → Read More

The Guy Who Designed the Fake Presidential Seal That Appeared Behind Trump Is a Former Republican

The man who created a fake presidential seal that President Trump stood in front of at an event earlier this week is a former Republican. → Read More

Chuck Schumer Calls for FBI to Investigate FaceApp Amid Surge in Popularity

Sen. Chuck Schumer has asked the FBI and FTC to look into FaceApp after a spike in users sharing photos of themselves looking older. → Read More

Here's Who Qualified for the Second Round of 2020 Democratic Debates

The list 2020 Democratic candidates who qualified for the second round of debates is here. See who will be on the debate stage. → Read More

Here Are the 2019 Emmy Nominations

The 71st Emmy Awards will air September 22. See the complete list of 2019 Emmy nominations. → Read More