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This week CNN revealed a series of photos that showed children and other immigrant families sleeping on floors at camps...
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She alights from a black Ferrari convertible, her Christian Louboutin stilettos glinting in the sunlight. The lid of her black...
FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2016, file photo, a man stands outside his tent on Division Street in San Francisco. A key federal count shows the number of homeless people increased by double-digit percentages in three San Francisco area counties over two years. In San Francisco, the number of homeless people jumped 17% to more than 8,000 in 2019. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal count shows the number of homeless people increased by double-digit percentages in three San...
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In this collaboration with ValleyPBS, host Mark Oppenheim interviews nonprofit leaders from California's Central Valley and discuss the work they...
In this Wednesday, May 15, 2019, photo, Bailey Coffman shows her photo as a man in the Snapchat app during an interview in New York. Snapchat's new photo filter that allows users to change into a man or woman with the tap of a finger isn’t necessarily fun and games for transgender people. But some others see the potential for such tools to lead to self-discovery among people struggling with their gender identity. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
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NEW YORK (AP) — Hit a button, and you're "transformed" into a woman. The beard disappears. The face and jaw...
In this Monday May 13, 2019 photo Juliet Fine, principal at Beverly Hills Unified School District's K-8 Horace Mann School shows the Share 911 phone application on her cell phone during an interview in her office in Beverly Hills, Calif. The district is among 200 in the country using the Share911 app. The board of education added it and other measures, including armed security officers, following the Parkland shooting. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Efforts to combat school shootings are starting to shift from preventing the violence to reducing the...
Abortion-rights activists react after lawmakers approved a sweeping piece of anti-abortion legislation, a bill that would ban most abortions in the state of Missouri, Friday, May 17, 2019 in Jefferson, Mo. If enacted, the ban would be among the most restrictive in the U.S. It includes exceptions for medical emergencies, but not for pregnancies caused by rape or incest. Doctors would face five to 15 years in prison for violating the eight-week cutoff. Women who receive abortions wouldn't be prosecuted. (Christian Gooden/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's Republican-led House on Friday passed sweeping legislation designed to survive court challenges, which would...
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George A. Jones, Chief Executive Officer of Bread for the City, discusses how community-based challenges impede in effectively serving low-income...
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's Republican governor signed the most stringent abortion legislation in the nation Wednesday, making performing an...
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DALLAS (AP) — When Allan Votaw stepped onto Cal Farley's Boys Ranch in Texas in 1957, the 5-year-old hoped he...
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Salt Lake City clinic will soon bring medical care to the streets. ...
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Paula Thompson Felder, Executive Director of Voices for A Second Chance, discusses the organization's unique approach in helping incarcerated individuals...
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New legislation introduced in New York could prevent further routine deportations of undocumented immigrants that often come from traffic violations...
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A new analysis by 24/7 Wall St. identified some of the nation’s poorest cities through an in-depth comparison of household...
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According to a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry, the number of black patients who receive treatment for opioid addictions...
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Melissa M. Lopez, Executive Director of Diocesan Migrant & Refugee Services, discusses how often overlooked prejudices limit the abilities of...
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A new study published in the journal Nature reports that people living in rural regions around the world were the...
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According to a new report from Map the Meal Gap, food insecurity across the U.S. varies from county to county,...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — More than 100 current and former sex workers rallied at New York's Capitol on Tuesday to...
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Alberto Mesta Jr., Branch Manager of Texas RioGrande Legal Aid El Paso, discusses the tremendous need for legal services for...
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Read our Nonprofit Spotlight with Deputy Director of the Lutheran Social Services of Northern California Nancy Nielsen on how the...
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A new bill proposed in Austin, Texas would allow professionals to deny services to LGBT individuals. ...
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ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's Republican Gov. Brian Kemp signed legislation on Tuesday banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be...
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Linda Rivas, Executive Director of Las Americas Immigrant Advocacy Center, discusses the importance of supporting all individuals, regardless of their...

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