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Politics Oct 07Clinton holds a lead among Asian Americans, new survey says
Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton holds nearly a 4-to-1 lead over Donald Trump among registered Asian-American voters.
Nation Sep 29UN panel says the U.S. owes reparations to African-Americans
The United States owes African-Americans reparations for slavery, a recent United Nations report said.
Politics Sep 22Donald Trump’s stop-and-frisk proposal raises questions
New York City's controversial policing tactic of stop-and-frisk was ruled unconstitutional in 2013.
Nation Sep 20NASCAR accused of racial discrimination in $500 million lawsuit
The racing organization quickly responded, calling the lawsuit “meritless” and threatening to file a countersuit for defamation.
Nation Sep 08Airbnb announces steps to prevent discrimination
Airbnb announced Thursday that it is taking steps to protect against discrimination.
Health Aug 3082 cases of Zika emerge from Singapore’s local outbreak in less than a week
Since announcing the first locally transmitted case on Saturday, health officials have uncovered dozens of Zika cases in Singapore without links to travel.
Science Aug 16Smashing past global temperature highs, July was the hottest month on record
2016 is also quickly outpacing last year as the hottest year ever.
Politics Jul 28Here’s what happened during Donald Trump’s Ask Me Anything on Reddit
Reddit users, who ranged between the ages of 15 and 45, submitted more than 24,000 questions. As one might expect, questions included jokes -- “Mr. Trump, Are you tired of winning?” -- as well as those more focused on policy.
Science Jul 12You can see Florida’s state-of-emergency level algae bloom from space
An algae bloom in southeast Florida has grown so large it’s visible from space. A NASA satellite snapped an image of the algal bloom in early May as it festered across 33 square miles in Lake Okeechobee, which…
Health Jun 30FDA warns against cookie dough after E. coli outbreak
The Food and Drug Administration warned Thursday that eating raw cookie dough may be harmful to your health following an E. coli outbreak that prompted the recall of millions of pounds of flour.