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FILE - In this Aug. 20, 2018, file photo, Acting U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Ronald Vitiello speaks during an event in Washington. Nearly 70 former judges, including federal judges and state supreme court justices, sent a letter to Vitiello calling for U.S. immigration officials to stop making arrests at courthouses of people suspected of being in the country illegally, saying immigrants should be free to visit halls of justice without fearing they will be detained. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
AP, Justice & Poverty, News
BOSTON (AP) — Dozens of retired state and federal judges called Wednesday on U.S. immigration officials to stop making arrests...
Child Dead Border Patrol
AP, Children & Families, Justice & Poverty, News
WASHINGTON (AP) — A 7-year-old girl picked up with her father and dozens of other migrants along a remote stretch...
George A Jones CEO
Children & Families, Justice & Poverty, Previews
George A. Jones, Chief Executive Officer of Bread for the City, discusses how community-based challenges impede in effectively serving low-income...
The HealthCare.gov website is photographed in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018. Health insurance sign-ups for the Affordable Care Act are down with just a few days left to enroll in most states, even though premiums are stable, consumers have more choice, and millions of uninsured people can still get financial help. The nation’s uninsured rate could edge up again. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
AP, Health, News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Health insurance sign-ups for the Affordable Care Act are down with just a few days left to...
"UFV_GEO_PRESENTATION_PHOTOGRAPHY" by University of the Fraser Valley under CC BY 2.0
AP, Education, News
Across the US, more colleges and universities are striving to enroll and support students from rural areas. ...
Paula Thompson in the studio
Justice & Poverty, Previews
Paula Thompson Felder, Executive Director of Voices for A Second Chance, discusses the organization's unique approach in helping incarcerated individuals...
Dermot Rooney, left, and David Schlaegel prepare to install George Washington's Peale portrait, on loan from Washington & Lee University, in the Donald W. Reynolds Museum at Mount Vernon on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018 in Mount Vernon, Va. (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf)
AP, Arts, Media & Culture, News
MOUNT VERNON, Va. (AP) — The earliest known portrait of George Washington is on public display at his historic home. ...
Inslee Budget
AP, Environment, News
SEATTLE (AP) — With scientists warning that the Northwest's beloved killer whales are on the brink of extinction, Washington Gov....
Sharon Toomer Poster
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
Sharon Toomer, Executive Director of the National Association of Black Journalists, discusses how the organization helps journalism students become more...
"Mexican Gray Wolf" by Jöshua Barnett under CC BY 2.0
AP, Environment, News
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Wildlife managers have confirmed a record number of Mexican gray wolves have been reported dead this...
Obama RFK Human Rights Gala
AP, Justice & Poverty, News
NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Barack Obama was honored with the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope...
Jon White Consortium of Ocean Leadership
Environment, Previews
Jon White, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Consortium for Ocean Leadership, discusses the importance of cultivating aquatic species...
"Youth Media Work" Photo courtesy of Youth Leadership Institute
Education, Justice & Poverty, News, Nonprofit Spotlight
Read our Nonprofit Spotlight with Youth Leadership Institute CEO Jonathan Marker on the organization’s mission in empowering youth to make...
"Summer 2009" by chifa217 under CC BY 2.0
Children & Families, News
A new investigation found that hundreds of children have been sexually abused in summer camps across the country over the...
Tanya-Hilton-Poster-2
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
Tanya Hilton, Executive Director of CulturalDC, discusses how art plays an integral role in uniting individuals within copacetic communities. ...
Convenience stores contribute over $1 billion a year to charities, with a particular focus on local causes. (Graphic: Business Wire)
AP, Foundations, News
ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 12, 2018--Convenience stores contribute or collect more than $1 billion to charities annually, according to a national...
"Doctor greating patient" by Vic licensed under CC BY 2.0
Health, News
A new survey by NPR surveyed more than 3,000 households across the U.S. to find out how Americans were dealing...
Executive Director, Rebecca Medrano
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
Rebecca Read Medrano, Co-founder and Executive Director of GALA Hispanic Theatre, discusses how the theater's programs speak to a wide...
"Silk Road Project at Madison Elementary" by Phil Roeder licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, News
A federal grant program that had been affecting teachers by wrongfully adding debt to their accounts will now allow for...
"National Museum of American History, on the National Mall in Washington, DC." by lorax licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 from Wikimedia Commons
Arts, Media & Culture, News
The Smithsonian announced earlier this month that it will be featuring its first-ever gallery to highlighting the experiences of Latinos...
Emily Loya at the Studio
Arts, Media & Culture, Education, Previews
Emily Loya, General Manager of KCOSTV El Paso, discusses how the funds used for public television generate quality programming across...
Trump Water Rollback
AP, Environment, News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration proposed withdrawing federal protections for countless waterways and wetlands across the country Tuesday, making...
Immigration Teen Detention Camps
AP, Children & Families, News
Nearly every adult working with children in the U.S. — from nannies to teachers to coaches — has undergone state...
Carol Jenkins, CEO of World Learning Inc.
Education, Previews
Carol Jenkins, CEO of World Learning Inc., discusses how the organization educates college students, including those with special needs, so...
1000 Guns
AP, Children & Families, Justice & Poverty, News
CHICAGO (AP) — Ke'Shon Newman's daily routine is guided by guns — the hundreds of illegal pistols, revolvers and other...
Time Person Of The Year
AP, Justice & Poverty, News
Time magazine named four journalists and a newspaper on Tuesday as its 2018 Person of the Year for what it...
Lynne Maguire, Board Chair of World Learning Inc.
Education, Previews
Lynne Maguire, Board Chair of World Learning Inc., discusses how the organization's core values impact its educational services and helps...
"Torg Bridge" by Paul Kurlak licensed under CC BY 2.0
Foundations, News
This month Virginia Tech announced that it received its largest donation ever, totaling $50 million from various leaders, including the...
"influenza - flu" by Matteo Bagnoli licensed under CC BY 2.0
Children & Families, Health, News
A new study published in JAMA Psychiatry discovered links between certain common infections and the development of mental illness in...
Kyle Zimmer on INSIGHT show
Education, Previews
Kyle Zimmer, President & CEO of First Book, discusses how the organization's economically sustainable foundation helps children from low-income backgrounds...

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