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Ebony Magazine relaunches as a digital publication

40 minutes ago   |   ABC

Ebony was once a staple of coffee tables in Black households across the country.
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'UT needs rich donors': Emails show wealthy alumni supporting 'Eyes of Texas' threatened to pull donations

44 minutes ago   |   ABC

Emails show alumni and donors demanded that the university president take a stronger stance supporting "The Eyes of Texas."
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Bay Area family relocates to Denver so child can attend school in person

52 minutes ago   |   ABC

One Bay Area mom couldn't wait any longer for the state to reopen schools, so she decided to move to Denver so her 6-year-old son could start kindergarten in person.
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A society that can't debate trans ideology's effects on kids isn't a democracy

A society that can't debate trans ideology's effects on kids isn't a democracy

56 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Should children be given life-altering treatments to help them transition from one gender to another, including puberty blockers and body-mutilating surgeries? Should doctors...
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Now is not the time to ease COVID-19 restrictions, city says

58 minutes ago   |   ABC

Mayor Sylvester Turner says though help is underway, there's still a long way to go.
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Philadelphia restaurant owners encourage customers to donate food instead of tips

1 hour ago   |   ABC

We are Philly Proud of two restaurant owners who have encouraged their own customers to open their hearts to folks in need.
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City of Enchantment: The man and company behind Lake Jackson

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Lake Jackson has the feel of a small town, but the "City of Enchantment" is home to a lot of history from Dow to Selena!
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Garces Foundation helps Philadelphia woman who lost job during pandemic

2 hours ago   |   ABC

For the past month, 6abc has been working with Philabundance and the Garces Foundation to help raise money for food workers impacted by the pandemic. It's an effort that can...
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What is Women's History Month, and why do we celebrate it

2 hours ago   |   ABC

March 1 marks the beginning of Women's History Month, which takes on extra significance in 2021 because many of the centennial celebrations in 2020 to mark women's suffrage...
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Where does Houston stand 2 weeks after winter storm?

3 hours ago   |   ABC

Mayor Sylvester Turner released a one-year report called "Resilient Houston" on the city's progress.
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Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

The Senate confirmed Miguel Cardona to lead the Education Department on Monday, adding to President Joe Biden's Cabinet a key official who will help lead the administration's... Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson's newly-approved Covid vaccine met with pushback as...

Johnson & Johnson's newly-approved Covid vaccine met with pushback as Catholic diocese condemns it for ‘ties to abortion cells'

As Johnson & Johnson rolls out its freshly approved Covid-19 vaccine in the US, it faces a religious controversy as the Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans has labeled it... Read more ...

Hawks fire Lloyd Pierce; will Nate McMillan replace him as head coach?

Hawks fire Lloyd Pierce; will Nate McMillan replace him as head coach?

Atlanta announced Monday night that it has fired Pierce amid a rough stretch in which the team lost 12 of its last 17 games. Read more ...

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

A serial killer dubbed the “I-5 Strangler” was reportedly slain at the California state prison where he was serving multiple life sentences. A corrections officer at Mule Creek... Read more ...

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

ALBANY, N.Y. - One of the former aides to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo who has accused him of sexual harassment is encouraging others to come forward if they've had similar... Read more ...

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

The Republican bill would enact more restrictions for absentee voting and cut back on weekend early voting hours favored by larger counties, among other changes. (Image credit... Read more ...

Minneapolis scraps plan to hire influencers to spin George Floyd murder trial

Minneapolis scraps plan to hire influencers to spin George Floyd murder trial

Minneapolis city officials said Monday they've ditched plans to hire social media influencers to spin news from the upcoming murder trial of ex-cop Derek Chauvin in George... Read more ...

Comic-Con to remain virtual in 2021, cites financial strain

Comic-Con to remain virtual in 2021, cites financial strain

The San Diego Comic-Con will remain virtual for the July event, but organizers are planning for a smaller-scale gathering later this year. Read more ...

Single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will arrive in Mass. next week

Single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will arrive in Mass. next week

Gov. Charlie Baker says the initial supply will be limited, but will go directly to pharmacies and other vaccination sites. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson official on vaccine distribution

Johnson & Johnson official on vaccine distribution

Johnson & Johnson has started shipping out nearly 4 million doses of its newly authorized, one-shot COVID-19 vaccine. Read more ...