Kelly Tunney

Kelly Tunney is a Slate intern in New York City.

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March 12 2014 2:58 PMLouisiana's Longest-Serving Death Row Inmate Freed After 30 Years
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March 4 2014 3:20 PMKentucky Will Hire a New Lawyer After AG Refuses to Appeal Gay-Marriage Ruling
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Feb. 27 2014 4:16 PM130 Brands Not Named Subway Also Use the "Yoga Mat" Chemical
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Feb. 24 2014 4:44 PMOldest-Known Holocaust Survivor Dies at 110
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Feb. 18 2014 3:07 PMUniversity Students Elect Edward Snowden as Their New Student Body Rep
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Feb. 11 2014 2:05 PMEric Holder Wants Ex-Felons to Get Their Voting Rights Back
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Feb. 5 2014 2:10 PMTexas Set to Execute a Woman, Which Is a Rarity Even For Texas
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Jan. 28 2014 4:04 PMBritish Officials Warn Terror Attack in Sochi "Very Likely to Occur"
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Jan. 21 2014 3:21 PMWashed Up Body Parts in NYC Identified as Those of Missing Autistic Teen
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March 5 2014 3:11 PMUnder Pressure, Facebook Cracks Down on Posts Touting Illegal Gun Sales
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March 3 2014 4:36 PMDisney Cuts Future Funding to Boy Scouts Over Anti-Gay Policy
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Feb. 27 2014 1:23 PMObama and FDA Team Up for Nutrition Label Makeover
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Feb. 20 2014 2:44 PMJoe Paterno's Son Will Run For Statewide Office in Pennsylvania
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Feb. 13 2014 3:52 PMBelgium Extends "Right-to-Die" to Terminally Ill Kids
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Feb. 6 2014 3:22 PMPolice Recover Stolen Stradivarius Stashed in a Milwaukee Attic
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Jan. 30 2014 3:59 PMMissouri Executes Convicted Murderer With Final Appeal Still Pending
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Jan. 27 2014 2:55 PMColorado Boy Said to Self-Immolate in High School Cafeteria
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Jan. 15 2014 4:42 PMDanish Tourist Allegedly Gang-Raped In India

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Operation Backbone

How White Boy Rick, a legendary Detroit cocaine dealer, helped the FBI uncover brazen police corruption.

Politics

Talking White

Black people’s disdain for “proper English” and academic achievement is a myth.

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Piper Kerman on Why She Dressed Like a Hitchcock Heroine for Her Prison Sentencing

  News & Politics
Politics
Oct. 1 2014 7:26 PM Talking White Black people’s disdain for “proper English” and academic achievement is a myth.
  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 1 2014 2:16 PM Wall Street Tackles Chat Services, Shies Away From Diversity Issues 
  Life
Outward
Oct. 1 2014 6:02 PM Facebook Relaxes Its “Real Name” Policy; Drag Queens Celebrate
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 1 2014 5:11 PM Celebrity Feminist Identification Has Reached Peak Meaninglessness
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 1 2014 3:24 PM Revelry (and Business) at Mohonk Photos and highlights from Slate’s annual retreat.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 1 2014 9:39 PM Tom Cruise Dies Over and Over Again in This Edge of Tomorrow Supercut
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 1 2014 6:59 PM EU’s Next Digital Commissioner Thinks Keeping Nude Celeb Photos in the Cloud Is “Stupid”
  Health & Science
Science
Oct. 1 2014 4:03 PM Does the Earth Really Have a “Hum”? Yes, but probably not the one you’re thinking.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 1 2014 5:19 PM Bunt-a-Palooza! How bad was the Kansas City Royals’ bunt-all-the-time strategy in the American League wild-card game?