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Border Migrant Camp
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MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — A smoke-filled stench fills a refugee camp just a short walk from the U.S.-Mexico border, rising...
Child Exploitation
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security investigators who uncover child exploitation initiated more than 4,000 cases around the world in the...
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A foundation named for one of America's highest profile adopted children says its signature program has...
CEO of the YWCA of Central Indiana
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Watasha Barnes Griffin, CEO of YWCA of Central Indiana, discusses having the voices of all community members heard, especially as...
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Children between the ages of three and five who are in front of screens for more than the recommended amount...
AP Poll Young Adults
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Although most young Americans believe in the value of higher education, many still consider a high school diploma alone to...
Trump Health Care Family Planning
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NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday struck down a new Trump administration rule that could open the...
Jason-Newman-Poster
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Jason Newman, CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Munice, discusses how learning can be both engaging and memorable...
Melania Trump Boston
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BOSTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump visited a Boston hospital Wednesday that uses cuddling to help infants born dependent...
Trump
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday proposed a rule that would allow faith-based foster care and adoption agencies...
Teen Vaping Flavors
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New research shows U.S. teens who use electronic cigarettes prefer those made by Juul Labs, and mint is the favorite...
Building Better Neighborhoods
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Heather Williams, Program Manager of Building Better Neighborhoods, discusses facilitating growth in neighborhoods by supporting community members in all their...
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By the age of 8, at least 1 in 5 children owns a phone, according to recent data, and more...
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More than 1,400 children and their families are living in tent encampments in parts of Mexico, as they wait for...
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The Detroit Public Schools Community District has officially established itself as a sanctuary for immigrant students to help bring more...
Annette craycraft Soundbyte
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Annette Craycraft, Executive Director of East Central Indiana CASA, discusses the role of volunteer advocates in selflessly dedicating their time...
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Suicide rates and homicide rates among young adults have risen since 2007 to 2017, with suicide rates spiking by 56%...
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A housing program in Chicago has been helping families and individuals stay afloat by providing subsidized housing, but now, the...
Mormon Church Conversion Therapy
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A proposed conversion therapy ban in Utah is in danger of being derailed after the...
Laura Janney, Executive Director of Muncie Outreach
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Laura Janney, Executive Director of Muncie Outreach, discusses how gender identity can play a integral role in the academic and...
School Lunch Trump
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NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly a million children could lose their automatic eligibility for free school lunches under a Trump...
Chicago Schools-Strike
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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines after failing to reach a contract deal...
Concussions-Youth Football
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BOSTON (AP) — Everybody seems to be having fun when the kids in a new public service announcement are just...
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In this collaboration with WIPB at Ball State University, host Mark Oppenheim interviews nonprofit leaders from East Central Indiana and...

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