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'It's powerful': Hmong community celebrates Sunisa Lee's Olympics victory

'It's powerful': Hmong community celebrates Sunisa Lee's Olympics victory

1 month ago   |   WYFF

Sunisa Lee is the first Hmong-American to make the U.S. Gymnastics Olympic team, bringing the spotlight to Hmong communities which make up less than 1% of the U.S. population.
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ABC7 Salutes: Village for Vets nonprofit help homeless, at-risk veterans navigate VA services

1 month ago   |   ABC

The nonprofit Village for Vets was created to help homeless and at-risk veterans in Los Angeles access a wide range of support services, making sure they don't fall through the...
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‘The Ripple Effect Is a Major Concern.' Chicagoans Worry Lollapalooza May Become a COVID-19 Hotspot

1 month ago   |   Time

When music fan Noah Zelinsky bought tickets to the Chicago music festival Lollapalooza in May, he thought it might signal something of a return to normalcy after more than a...
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Why the History of Black Twitter Needed to Be Told

1 month ago   |   Wired

This week, Jason Parham takes us inside one of the most influential communities on the internet and shares their stories in their own words.
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LGBTQ+ community split over revising Rainbow Flag to make it more inclusive

1 month ago   |   ABC

"We want to feel accepted when we look at the flag as well."
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Community walks in remembrance of Butler nurse shot and killed in Nashville

Community walks in remembrance of Butler nurse shot and killed in Nashville

1 month ago   |   WTAE

Caitlyn Kaufman was shot and killed on her way to work as a nurse in Nashville in December
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Boss Moves: Queen Latifah's Production Company Inks Deal With Audible

1 month ago   |   News One

From her poignant lyrics to the powerful roles she's brought to life on the silver screen, Queen Latifah is a masterful storyteller. With her next venture, she will continue to...
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Future Healers program aims to help violence-affected youth learn about the healthcare industry

Future Healers program aims to help violence-affected youth learn about the healthcare industry

1 month ago   |   WLKY

The Future Healer program kicked off on Saturday, a new program that is designed to inspire young kids to become difference-makers in their community.
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Community conversation, basketball tourney held in honor of victim of gun violence

Community conversation, basketball tourney held in honor of victim of gun violence

1 month ago   |   WTAE

The community event, in conjunction with an anti-violence youth conference, was held in honor of Jafar Brooks.
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Mattapan vaccination clinic aims to boost lowest-in-Boston vaccination rate

1 month ago   |   Boston Herald

Local public health organizations hope to change Mattapan's lowest-in-the city vaccination rate with small-scale pop-up vaccination clinics throughout the neighborhood. “We...
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FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...