From a powerful personal essay to a breakup playlist from the breakup ballad queen herself, check out six of today鈥檚 top news stories below.

1. In light of the Supreme Court鈥檚 ruling this week to strike down restrictions on abortion clinics in Texas, Chelsea Handler has penned a personal and revealing essay for Playboy, opening up about having two abortions when she was 16 years old. 鈥淕etting unintentionally pregnant more than once is irresponsible, but it鈥檚 still necessary to make a thoughtful decision,鈥 she writes. 鈥淲e all make mistakes all the time. I happened to f**k up twice at the age of 16.鈥 Chelsea applauds the services of Planned Parenthood, which helped her at the time. 鈥淚鈥檓 grateful that I came to my senses and was able to get an abortion legally without risking my health or bankrupting myself or my family.鈥 Read the whole moving essay here .

2. Adele has revealed her favorite break up songs, so now you have the perfect sad playlist. Yes, the queen of heartbroken ballads herself has opened up about which songs get her through hard times. Her playlist includes the classic 鈥淚 Can鈥檛 Make You Love Me鈥 by Bonnie Raitt, 鈥淎fter the Storm鈥 by Mumford and Sons, 鈥淎ll I Could Do Is Cry鈥 by Etta James and more. 鈥淚 don鈥檛 move on quickly,鈥 she tells People about getting through a breakup. 鈥淚 don鈥檛 know if that鈥檚 because it seems that I鈥檓 only really creative when I鈥檓 a bit momentarily depressed.鈥 Check out more of her favorite sad songs here .

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3. Kevin Jonas and his wife announce that they鈥檙e having a girl in this adorable new pic! Back in April, Kevin Jonas and his wife announced that they were expecting their second child in a cute staged snap , and they鈥檝e done it again to let the world know that it鈥檚 a girl! This time the couple got the help of their sweet daughter Alena, who is holding up a GIANT pink balloon that says 鈥淏aby Girl.鈥 They also shared a video of the reveal party with their family, where guests were made to submit their guesses of 鈥渘uts or no nuts.鈥 Right to the chase!

4. Fourth of July Kimojis are HERE (and they鈥檙e sorta super NSFW). Along with a new set of emoji with the American flag and Pablo bathing suits, the new animated emojis feature Kim enjoying summer long-weekend staples such as popsicles, hot dogs and sparklers. Of course, Twitter had fun with the animated pack, with one writer saying 鈥渢he fourth of July Kimoji update is a weird peek into how she thinks we sext each other.鈥 Thanks for looking out, Kim!


5. This house is FULL of cat stuff and 鈥 good news 鈥 it鈥檚 for sale. Cat lover or not, this is a literal nightmare. Located in Australia, the listing for this gem says, 鈥淭he urge to transform this home to suit your personal tastes is strong.鈥 Which we take to mean, 鈥淪orry about all the weird cat crap; it won鈥檛 be here when you move in!鈥 (h/t Mashable , photo via )

6. Quote of the day: 鈥淗ere鈥檚 how I鈥檓 going to beat you. I鈥檓 going to outwork you. That鈥檚 it. That鈥檚 all there is to it.鈥 Legendary college basketball coach Pat Summitt鈥檚 famous philosophy for success. Pat died Tuesday at age 64 after being diagnosed with early onset dementia in 2011.

Do you have a coach or mentor who means a lot to you? Let us know over @BritandCo !

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