Middle-school boys participate in the Minority Male Makers summer program at Morgan State University in Baltimore.
August 1, 2015 A summer program in Baltimore has black middle-schoolers coding, designing apps and altogether hooked on engineering.
Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg in November. Zuckerberg. The co-founder of the world's largest social network used a Facebook post Friday to announce that Chan is pregnant with a baby girl.
August 1, 2015 The co-founder of the world's largest social network also disclosed that the couple had suffered three miscarriages over the last two years.
July 31, 2015 Disagreements remain among the 12 countries regarding drug patents, market access and more, and likely will delay congressional debate of any eventual agreement into 2016.
164 people formed this flower as they jumped from a height of nearly 20,000 feet.
July 31, 2015 One of the dangers was that parachutes or people could collide. The previous skydiving record was set by 138 people in 2012.
Chimpanzees aren't legally humans, a judge said.
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July 31, 2015 Hercules and Leo were used for researched at Stony Brook University will be retired. They were at the center of a court case that tested whether chimps had the same legal "personhood" as humans.
July 31, 2015 Minister of Environment, Water and Climate Oppah Muchinguri wants Palmer to face justice in Zimbabwe, wire services report. U.S. authorities are investigating whether any American laws were broken.
Sgt. Barbara Johnson and Corrections Lt. Robbin Preston run the Tuba City Juvenile Detention Center on the Navajo Nation.
July 31, 2015 One report shows that state courts are twice as likely to incarcerate Native teens for minor crimes like truancy and alcohol use. Another, that alternatives like treatment programs are more effective.
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Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton at a campaign event in Iowa earlier this week.
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July 31, 2015 The returns show that she and her husband Bill Clinton paid nearly $44 million in federal taxes since 2007, according to her campaign. "We've come a long way," she said.
July 31, 2015 A Justice Department report says the St. Louis County Family Court violates the constitutional rights of children and routinely discriminates against black children.
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July 31, 2015 There is much hype around a potential El Nino that could help ease the drought on the West Coast. But there are concerns that a deluge of rain could do more harm than good for the long term drought outlook.
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July 31, 2015 A series of sting videos targeting Planned Parenthood is raising questions about the field of fetal tissue research. Companies who buy and sell such tissue defend their work.
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July 31, 2015 More than 11,000 dams across the U.S. have protected lives and property from flooding for decades. But age is catching up to them, and many need repairs. Record rain hasn't helped matters this year.
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July 31, 2015 For her son's second birthday, L'erin Dobra of Prairieville, La., chose to throw him a Morris Bart-themed party. Dobra's son is a huge fan of the commercials Bart stars in for a personal injury firm.
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July 31, 2015 Presidential candidates Jeb Bush, Ben Carson, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O'Malley addressed the National Urban League Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Friday morning.
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Organic farmer Margot McMillen holds a grape leaf damaged by pesticide drift on her farm, Terra Bella Farm, in central Missouri.
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July 31, 2015 Conventional farmers use millions of pounds of pesticides each year to protect crops from weeds and insects. When those chemicals drift to neighboring property, they can ruin crops on organic farms.
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