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Morehouse College to begin taking transgender men next year

April 13, 2019

The country's only all-male historically black college will begin admitting transgender men next year, marking a major shift for the school at a time when higher education institutions around the... more »»

In California, giant Stratolaunch jet flies for first time

April 13, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A giant six-engine aircraft with the world's longest wingspan completed what company officials called a superb initial flight over California's Mojave Desert, bringing to life ... more »»

Chief: Boy thrown from Mall of America balcony being treated

April 13, 2019

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A 5-year-old boy who was thrown from a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America near Minneapolis remains hospitalized with serious injuries, authorities said Saturday. more »»

As census approaches, many Arab Americans feel left out

April 13, 2019

PHOENIX (AP) — Yousuf Abdelfatah already knows the answer he'll give about his race on the 2020 census questionnaire will be wrong. more »»

Part of giant hammer artwork stolen in California returned

April 13, 2019

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Northern California authorities say that part of a giant hammer stolen last year has been returned. more »»

Activists: Cop's shooting of white woman treated differently

April 13, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When an unarmed white woman who called 911 to report a crime was fatally shot by a black, Somali American police officer in Minneapolis, the racial dynamic seen in many police... more »»

Growing number of states move to shield lottery winners

April 13, 2019

PHOENIX (AP) — A growing number of states are moving to allow the winners of big lottery jackpots to stay anonymous as privacy concerns are increasingly trumping lottery groups' wishes to... more »»

Picture was clear, but black hole's name a little fuzzy

April 13, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The newly pictured supermassive black hole is a beast with no name, at least not an official one. And what happens next could be cosmically confusing. more »»

Court won't immediately stop wait-in-Mexico asylum policy

April 13, 2019

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal appeals court put a judge's order on hold Friday shortly before it would have stopped the Trump administration from forcing asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their... more »»

Second federal judge blocks Trump plan to send Haitians home

April 12, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — A second federal judge has blocked the Department of Homeland Security from forcing tens of thousands of Haitians to return to their native country.

U.S. more »»

The Latest: Suspect arrested twice previously at mall

April 12, 2019

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on a 5-year-old child injured in an apparent attack at Minnesota's Mall of America (all times local):

5 p.m. more »»

Child attack suspect had previous Mall of America arrests

April 12, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 5-year-old boy plummeted three floors Friday after being pushed or thrown from a balcony at the Mall of America, according to witnesses, and a 24-year-old man with a history... more »»

Students at Mormon-owned BYU urge honor code compassion

April 12, 2019

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Several hundred students at Mormon-owned Brigham Young University chanted "If God forgives me, why can't you?" during a protest Friday aimed at pushing college officials to be... more »»

Amazon: Woody Allen's #MeToo comments wrecked movie deal

April 12, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Woody Allen breached his four-movie deal with the online giant by making statements about the #MeToo movement that damaged prospects for promoting his films, an Amazon lawyer said... more »»

Child hurt, suspect arrested in Mall of America incident

April 12, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 5-year-old boy plummeted three floors Friday after being pushed or thrown from a balcony at the Mall of America, according to witnesses, and police said a 24-year-old man was... more »»

State probes doctor it says branded women in sex slave case

April 12, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials are investigating a doctor they say branded women under unsafe conditions at the behest of the spiritual leader of a secretive self-help group based in upstate Ne... more »»

Growing number of states move to shield lottery winners

April 12, 2019

PHOENIX (AP) — A growing number of states are moving to allow the winners of big lottery jackpots to stay anonymous as privacy concerns are increasingly trumping lottery groups' wishes to... more »»

Test taker pleads guilty in college admissions bribery scam

April 12, 2019

BOSTON (AP) — A former Florida prep school administrator pleaded guilty Friday to taking college entrance exams for students in exchange for cash to help wealthy parents get their kids into elite... more »»

NYC Chinese eatery heats up cultural appropriation debate

April 12, 2019

A New York City restaurant owner who touted her "clean" American-Chinese cuisine and derided Chinese dishes as swimming in "globs of processed butter," sodium and MSG is renewing the... more »»

New Jersey law allows terminally ill to get life-ending meds

April 12, 2019

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday signed legislation making New Jersey the seventh state to enact a law permitting terminally ill patients to end their lives. more »»

 
 
 

 

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