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San Francisco Elects 1st Asian American Sheriff in California History

San Francisco just elected a new sheriff — the first Asian American sheriff in California history. Paul Miyamoto, who is of Japanese ancestry, was sworn...

Children of color projected to be majority of U.S. youth this year

Demographers project that whites will become a minority in the U.S. in around 2045, dropping below 50% of the population. That’s a quarter-century from now...

Howard University #1 in Sending Black Applicants to U.S. Medical Schools

WASHINGTON, D. C. (August 8, 2018)  — Howard University is America’s No. 1 institution for producing Black applicants to U.S. medical schools, according...

Foster mom with 2 biological children adopts 6 boys

MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee woman is hoping to inspire others to open their homes to kids in needs. Jessica Benzakein, a foster mom, has two biological...

Sheila E. donates her drum set to Fresno band that had gear stolen in Santa Ana

SANTA ANA, Calif. (KABC) -- Drummer Sheila E. came to the rescue of a Fresno band after someone stole all their equipment when...

A Champion Gymnast With Down Syndrome Becomes A Model And Breaks Stereotypes

Everybody is beautiful in their own way – that’s what we have always heard as a kid. But the ground reality is quite different....

Serena Williams Builds Schools in Uganda, Zimbabwe, Kenya & Jamaica

Remember when Serena Williams‘ cakes broke the internet and we were asking how many squats, per hour, do we need to do...

This Indigenous Woman Is Reminding Tourists to Pay Indigenous Artisans What They’re Worth

With everyone gearing up to travel for summer vacation, one Twitter user wants to give tourists an important reminder. Reyna Chabeli took to Twitter...

Serena Williams wins first title since having her daughter

Serena Williams has won her first title since becoming a mom. The 38-year-old, who gave birth to daughter Alexis Olympia on September 1, 2017,...

Friditas: Las muñecas artesanales que demuestran que sí hay cosas bonitas hechas en México

“Odiada” por muchos y admirada por otros más, no hay duda de que Frida Kahlo es una de las mujeres más importantes...
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On Sunday night, from a mostly empty Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, Jimmy Kimmel hosted the 72nd Emmy Awards, a celebration marked by...

Thoughtful shopping for Hispanic Heritage Month

As we continue the celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, one way to support the community is by purchasing from Hispanic/Latinx-owned businesses. In 2016, the...

News of the Day: Commerce department accelerates TikTok ban to Sunday

On Friday morning, the United States Department of Commerce announced the prohibition of WeChat and TikTok transactions beginning September 20. Starting Sunday, United States residents...

Teaching kids about important figures for Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15 kicked off Hispanic Heritage Month, which pays tribute to Hispanic Americans who have enriched the United States. The month-long celebration “honors the...

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