From Rio’s favelas to the World Rugby Sevens for Eshyllen Coimbra Cardoso

(CNN)She was once the reluctant rugby player from a Rio de Janiero favela, now teenager Eshyllen Coimbra Cordoso is pulling on a Brazil jersey for the national sevens side. “My friends were always like, ‘give it a go,’ but I didn’t like it,” she recalled to CNN via a translator.

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Radio Bans Baby Its Cold Outside Over Claims Its A Rape Song, English Teacher Explains Its Real Meaning

CBSNews Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: But despite the outrage, one former English teacher has stood up in defense of the holiday song. In a viral Tumblr post, they explain that amid all the controversy people are overlooking, that for its time, there is something inherently feminist about…

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UK lawmakers just released a trove of Facebook emails

There's trouble for Facebook across the pond.Image: European Parliament / Handout/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Just like our own Facebook profiles, Facebook’s past activities keep coming back to haunt them. The UK has released a 250 page document containing private emails from Facebook, including communiques from Mark Zuckerberg himself.  SEE ALSO: Embarrassing…

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Schwarzenegger: Bush taught me ‘the good sides of politics’

Washington (CNN)Arnold Schwarzenegger remembered former President George H.W. Bush on Sunday as a “very strong leader” and a mentor to him, saying that he learned from the late president “the good side of politics.” The former governor also spoke about Bush’s kindness. “I think everyone else knows that he was…

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