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House lawmakers attend sexual harassment prevention training

House lawmakers attend sexual harassment prevention training

4 hours ago   |   WMUR

Sexual harassment prevention and discrimination training is wrapping up at the State House for the first time since a new policy was adopted last year.
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The Trump administration seeks to make it easier for banks to reject loans for people of color

The Trump administration seeks to make it easier for banks to reject loans for people of color

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

President Trump is seeking to roll back Obama-era rules that prevent housing discrimination. The Department of Housing and Urban Development has taken steps to reverse rules...
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Did the Civil Rights Movement Go Wrong?

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

In “The Age of Entitlement,” Christopher Caldwell argues that the source of today's political divisions can be found in the reforms of the 1960s.
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Facial Paralysis Takes Emotional Toll, Especially When Acquired Later in Life

Facial Paralysis Takes Emotional Toll, Especially When Acquired Later in Life

1 day ago   |   Psych Central

Individuals with facial paralysis are more likely to experience depression and anxiety compared to the general population, especially if the paralysis occurs later in life...
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Tennessee gov. signs anti-LGBTQ adoption bill into law; allows adoption agencies to refuse prospective parents based on religious beliefs

2 days ago   |   NY Daily News

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, signed a controversial anti-LGBTQ bill into law Friday that allows children-placement agencies to discriminate against anyone who violates “the...
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Cops Called On Black Student At College With History Of Racism

Cops Called On Black Student At College With History Of Racism

2 days ago   |   News One

A Black student attending Ball State University in Indiana recently had the police called on him for not changing his seat at the professor's demand. The student, Sultan...
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Black man tries to deposit checks at his bank; manager calls police

3 days ago   |   NBC News

Ironically, the checks that Sauntore Thomas tried to deposit were from a settlement for a racial discrimination lawsuit against his former employer.
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Second black Texas teen told by school to cut dreadlocks, according to his mom

3 days ago   |   NBC News

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., who announced the first federal legislation that would ban hair-based discrimination in December, has expressed support for DeAndre and Kaden.
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My Piece of the American Id

3 days ago   |   NY Times

Does equality in the age of Trump mean I can be irrationally angry, too?
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Philadelphia Mayor Warns Mummers to End Blackface or Risk Parade

3 days ago   |   NY Times

Mayor Jim Kenney told leaders of the Mummers that their centuries-old tradition could lose the city's support if they did not better police participants.
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NBA postpones Lakers' next game in wake of Kobe Bryant's death

NBA postpones Lakers' next game in wake of Kobe Bryant's death

The NBA has postponed the Los Angeles Lakers' next game in the wake of retired superstar Kobe Bryant's death in a helicopter crash. Read more ...

Key takeaways from Monday's impeachment trial

Key takeaways from Monday's impeachment trial

President Trump's defense team made legal- and historical-based arguments as pressure for witnesses mounted following claims from John Bolton's book. Read more ...

Lakers' next game postponed after Kobe Bryant's death

Lakers' next game postponed after Kobe Bryant's death

LOS ANGELES - The NBA has postponed the Los Angeles Lakers' next game against the Clippers on Tuesday night after the deaths of retired superstar Kobe Bryant, his daughter and... Read more ...

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Where the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates stand on immigration

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Prince Andrew called uncooperative in Jeffrey Epstein probe

Prince Andrew called uncooperative in Jeffrey Epstein probe

A U.S. prosecutor says that “to date, Prince Andrew has provided zero cooperation." Read more ...

Trump's lawyers prepare for more opening arguments after John Bolton mangled...

Trump's lawyers prepare for more opening arguments after John Bolton mangled their defense in the impeachment trial

President Donald Trump's lawyers are gearing up for the second day of opening arguments in his historic impeachment trial. Monday's proceedings, which will begin at 1 p.m. ET... Read more ...

Fire chief confirms at least 8 fatalities in Alabama dock fire

Fire chief confirms at least 8 fatalities in Alabama dock fire

The fire reportedly destroyed at least 35 boats docked at a county park. Read more ...

Kobe Bryant fans petition to change NBA logo to honor Lakers legend

Kobe Bryant fans petition to change NBA logo to honor Lakers legend

The current NBA logo, which has essentially remained unchanged since it was first introduced decades ago, features the silhouette of Los Angeles Lakers great Jerry West. Read more ...

Kobe Bryant helicopter crash: What to know about the accident that killed...

Kobe Bryant helicopter crash: What to know about the accident that killed NBA legend, 8 others

Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna, 13, and seven others were killed Sunday when their helicopter crashed in the hills of Calabasas, outside Los Angeles. Here's the latest news... Read more ...

Pompeo's clash with NPR grows after journalist is barred from plane

Pompeo's clash with NPR grows after journalist is barred from plane

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's quarrel with NPR escalated on Monday after one of the radio network's reporters was barred from flying on the secretary's plane during an... Read more ...