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Mexico US Asylum Seekers
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NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico (AP) — Abel Oset was seized with panic. After an 11-country odyssey that began when he and...
Forced First Sex
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CHICAGO (AP) — The first sexual experience for 1 in 16 U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their...
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Are measures of poverty still accurate today? Some experts don’t believe so....
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Victoria Bernhardt, Legal Counsel of the Board of Directors of the Central California Women's Conference, discusses the vital importance of...
Immigration Asylum
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A U.S. judge in California on Monday reinstated a nationwide halt on the Trump administration's plan...
Animation-Inmates
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20 short films created by currently incarcerated men and women for the exhibit "Hidden Lives Illuminated," on display through Sept....
Theatre-performance
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Read our interview with Managing Director of the Marin Shakespeare Company Lesley Currier on the organization’s mission to educate and...
Gena Law Gong
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Gena Law Gong, President of the Board of Directors of the Central California Asian Pacific Women, discusses how one of...
City-Hall-Richmond
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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An exhibit highlighting the activists of the civil rights movement in Richmond is going on display...
Tropical Weather Florida Relief Effort
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MIAMI (AP) — Spared from the wrath of Hurricane Dorian, people in South Florida are donating water, food and household...
Walmart-Gun-Policy
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NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart has won praise from gun control advocates for its decision to discontinue sales of certain...
Brandie Carpenter
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Brandie Carpenter, Member of the Board of Directors of the Central California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, discusses supporting the growth...
Trump Shootings Mental Health
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WASHINGTON (AP) — When shots rang out last year at a high school in Parkland, Florida, leaving 17 people dead,...
Surveillance Scary Smart Cameras
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Paul Hildreth peered at a display of dozens of images from security cameras surveying his Atlanta school district and settled...
Migrant Surge-Demographics
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SAN DIEGO (AP) — A detailed snapshot of the recent surge of asylum-seeking families crossing into the U.S. from Mexico...
Nicole Celaya, Foodlink for Tulare County
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Nicole Celaya, Community Food System Director of Foodlink for Tulare County, discusses bringing greater food security to families living in...
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The family dance at the Willard-Cybulski Correctional Institution is part of a prison pilot program from the National Institute of...
Immigration Medical Treatment
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BOSTON (AP) — The Trump administration has eliminated a protection that lets immigrants remain in the country and avoid deportation...
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Now more than ever before, LGBT support groups and services are embracing the power of families, particularly parents, and their...
Tim Adam, Director of Programs & Operations of the Merced County Rescue Mission
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Tim Adam, Director of Programs & Operations of the Merced County Rescue Mission, discusses how case management policies allow the...
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Amid the growing crisis of homelessness in Los Angeles, the city council is implementing a rule that prohibits people from...
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Tariffs on popular products will be put on hold, according to Trump, until December, so that families won’t have to...
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Planned Parenthood clinics in several states are charging new fees, tapping financial reserves, intensifying fundraising...
Jeremy Tobias, CEO of the Community Action Partnership of Kern
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Jeremy Tobias, CEO of the Community Action Partnership of Kern, discusses the importance in listening to community members and citizens...

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