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FILE - In this April 10, 2018, file photo, a high school principal displays vaping devices that were confiscated from students in such places as restrooms or hallways at the school in Massachusetts. U.S. health officials are scrambling to keep e-cigarettes away from teenagers amid an epidemic of underage use. But doctors face a new dilemma: there are few effective options for weening young people off nicotine vaping devices like Juul. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
AP, Health, News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's top health authorities agree: Teen vaping is an epidemic that now affects some 3.6 million...
FILE - In this Dec. 22, 2018 file photo, visitors walk around the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park in Atlanta. The national landmark honoring slain civil rights leader is closed due to the partial government shutdown, but will reopen in time for the King holiday with some corporate help. Delta Air Lines announced Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 that the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park in Atlanta will reopen Saturday, in time for Monday’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day. (Hyosub Shin/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)
Arts, Media & Culture, News
ATLANTA (AP) — A national landmark honoring slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. is closed due to the...
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...
"Women's March, January 21 2017" by Jonathan Eyler-Werve licensed under CC BY 2.0
Justice & Poverty, News
As the third annual Women’s March approaches this upcoming weekend, many prominent organizations will not be partnering nor sponsoring the...
"Family StoryMinute - _MG_6491" by sean dreilinger licensed under CC BY 2.0
Children & Families, Education, News
A new study found that parents who read to their children a lot boost their child’s learning and language skills...
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...
Actor, musician and activist, Steven Van Zandt, center, supports striking teachers on the picket in front of Hamilton High School in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. School administrators urged the union to resume bargaining as tens of thousands of teachers planned to walk picket lines for a third day Wednesday. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
AP, Education, News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Teachers walked rainy picket lines Thursday at Los Angeles schools for a fourth day ahead of...
"Shutdown..." by Leo Leung licensed under CC BY 2.0
Foundations, News
As the partial federal government shutdown continues to impact individuals and families, nonprofits across the country are stepping up to...
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...
"2011 04 06 NWMet Thursday 0070" by Blake Handley licensed under CC BY 2.0
Arts, Media & Culture, News
This month, a new wing at the Tacoma Art Museum will be opening to the public, featuring studio art glass,...
FILE - In this Oct. 27, 2010 file photo, Russian scientists Sergey Zimov and his son Nikita Zimov extract air samples from frozen soil near the town of Chersky in Siberia 6,600 kms (4,000 miles) east of Moscow, Russia. Scientists say the world’s permafrost is getting warmer, with temperatures increasing by an average of 0.3 degrees Celsius (0.54 Fahrenheit) over a decade. A study published Wednesday Jan. 16, 2019, found the biggest rise in Siberia, where frozen soil temperatures rose by 0.9 degrees Celsius (1.62 Fahrenheit) between 2007 and 2016. (AP Photo/Arthur Max)
AP, Environment, News
BERLIN (AP) — Scientists say the world's permafrost is getting warmer, with temperatures increasing by an average of 0.3 degrees...
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...
Red Wolves
AP, Environment, News
DALLAS (AP) — Researchers say a pack of wild canines found frolicking near the beaches of the Texas Gulf Coast...
Yusra Syed, left, listens as Atiya Aftab speaks during a meeting at the Center for Islamic Life at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J., on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
AP, Justice & Poverty, News
Women have been elected heads of national governments on six continents. They have flown into space, served in elite combat...
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. ...
Vogel Kids Playing
Children & Families, Justice & Poverty, News, Nonprofit Spotlight
Read our Nonprofit Spotlight with President & CEO of Vogel Alcove Karen Hughes on the organization’s mission to help homeless...
Abortion State Battlegrounds
AP, Justice & Poverty, News
NEW YORK (AP) — On each side of the abortion debate, legislators and activists emboldened by recent political developments plan...
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...
Chef Creole owner Wilkinson Sejour hands out free hot meals to TSA workers at his restaurant at Miami International Airport, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, in Miami. The restaurant is offering free lunch and dinner to federal airport employees affected by the government shutdown. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
AP, Foundations, Justice & Poverty, News
MIAMI (AP) — Florida airports are helping federal workers who aren't getting paid during the government shutdown by offering free...
"Obesity" by Jesper Sehested licensed under CC BY 2.0
AP, Health, News
A new study found that adversity during childhood could lead to weight problems in children later on in life. ...
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...
Los Angeles Teachers Strike
AP, Education, News
The setting is different, but the complaints of teachers who are out on strike in Los Angeles are echoing those...
In this Sept. 20, 2018 photo, fifth grade teacher Heather Dalton, center, works with students Julian Ryno, left, and Ma'Kenley Burns, doing math problems on the DreamBox system at Charles Barnum Elementary School in Groton, Conn. A wide array of apps, websites and software used in schools borrow elements from video games to help teachers connect with students living technology-infused lives. (AP Photo/Michael Melia)
AP, Education, News
WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) — It's 1 o'clock on a Wednesday afternoon in Wallingford, Connecticut, and about 20 children are watching...
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...
This Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 photo shows a view of The Detroit Institute of Arts and the Park Shelton building, which will be part of the cultural campus in Detroit. Design options will soon be revealed for a plan that seeks to link nearly a dozen major institutions in Detroit and make the area more walkable. (Max Ortiz/Detroit News via AP)
AP, Arts, Media & Culture, News
DETROIT (AP) — Design options will soon be revealed for a plan that seeks to link nearly a dozen major...
Melting Antarctica
AP, Environment, News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Antarctica is melting more than six times faster than it did in the 1980s, a new study...
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...
Trump Birth Control California
AP, Children & Families, Health, Justice & Poverty, News
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Trump administration rules that allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth...
Los Angeles Unified District teacher brave the pouring rain to join in a picket line during a citywide teacher strike in front of Los Angeles High School on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. Tens of thousands of Los Angeles teachers went on strike Monday after contentious contract negotiations failed in the nation's second-largest school district. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
AP, Education, News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tens of thousands of Los Angeles teachers went on strike Monday after contentious contract negotiations failed...
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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