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Constance Wu, left, and Randall Park, center, star in ABC’s “Fresh Off the Boat.” Susan Park, right, guest stars. Photo by Gilles Mingasson/ABC via Getty Images PBS NewsHour Weekend recently reported on the new ABC sitcom “Fresh...
Oregon Governor Kate Brown is sworn in, surrounded by family members, at the state capital building in Salem, Oregon February 18, 2015. Photo by Steve Dipaola/ReutersSALEM, Ore. — Kate Brown was sworn in Wednesday as Oregon’s governor...
In 2013, the average white family had seven times the wealth of average African American families and six times the wealth of Hispanic families, according to an Urban Institute analysis released Wednesday. Photo by Brand New Images via Getty Images...
Hotel Florence, part of the Pullman Historic site, in Chicago, Illinois on AUGUST 22. Photo by Raymond Boyd/Michael Ochs Archives via Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is designating three new national monuments for protection as...
A pedestrians walks past the Little Green Pharmacy medical cannabis dispensary in Denver, Colorado, on Tuesday, August 2, 2011. Photo by Randall Benton/Sacramento Bee via Getty ImagesFinally, science has discovered why marijuana gives people the...
Darfur. Photo by Lynsey Addario Photojournalist Lynsey Addario didn’t receive formal training. She learned on the job as she traveled from Cuba to India and then into Afghanistan and beyond, making her a witness to and storyteller of many conflicts...