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Hate Speech, Nazi-Inspired Vandalism Rears Ugly Head in Trump Aftermath

Hate Groups Proliferate in Trump’s First Year

Since 2014, the number of hate groups across the country has jumped 20 percent.

Easy fixes to school security prove elusive after Florida shooting

Easy Fixes to School Security Prove Elusive after Florida Shooting

Two weeks before a gunman fatally shot 17 people at a Florida high school, Bill Lee, the president of the state's school administrators association, warned that Florida's schools were vulnerable to just such an attack.

Judge dismisses New York Columbia University student's claims over rape reports

Judge Dismisses New York Columbia University Student’s Claims over Rape Reports

Under former President Barack Obama, the Department of Education issued directives aimed at strengthening protections for people who claimed to be victims of such crimes.

House Panel Sets Hearing on Puerto Rico's Power Restoration

House Panel Sets Hearing on Puerto Rico’s Power Restoration

A U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee plans to hold a hearing next week to discuss efforts to restore Puerto Rico’s electrical infrastructure.

Lawsuits Challenge Electoral College System

Lawsuits Challenge Electoral College System

The lawsuits challenge the winner-take-all system used in those states to select electors who cast votes for president and vice president in the Electoral College after a presidential election.

Will Congress Leave People with Disabilities Out to Dry?

Will Congress Leave People with Disabilities Out to Dry?

Program that helps people with disabilities may be another casualty in the Republicans’ war against Medicaid.

Corporate America under pressure to cut ties with NRA

Corporate America Under Pressure to Cut Ties with NRA

The hashtag #BoycottNRA was the number one trending topic on Twitter on Friday morning.

Oprah: ‘A New Day Is On The Horizon’

Oprah ‘Definitely Not’ Running for President

The media mogul, appearing on Jimmy Kimmel Live, was emphatic in her response to host Kimmel's question about whether she would run.

Supreme Court Justice Temporarily Preserves Trump Refugee Ban

Lawsuit Says Race Motivated Trump to End Immigrant Protections

"The animus directed towards Latino and Black immigrants is a clear and unfortunate thread running throughout President Trump's statements — and is actualized by his Administration’s policies, such as the ones challenged by this lawsuit," the complaint said.

Puerto Rico governor announces independent probe into Maria death toll

Puerto Rico Governor Announces Independent Probe into Maria Death Toll

Gov. Ricardo Rossello said in a statement it was "of great interest to the state to identify how many lives were lost" in Maria.

Armed Deputy Who Failed to Confront Gunman at Florida School Resigns

Armed Deputy Who Failed to Confront Gunman at Florida School Resigns

"What I saw was a deputy arrive at the west side of Building 12, take up a position and he never went in," Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said.

Two top White House advisers may leave over tensions with Trump: sources

Two Top White House Advisers May Leave over Tensions with Trump

Both H.R. McMaster and John Kelly are military men considered by U.S. political observers as moderating influences on the president by imposing a routine on the White House.

Twitter to Put Warnings Before Swastikas, Other Hate Images

Twitter Bars Tactics Used by ‘Bots’ to Spread False Stories

Twitter also said it would not allow people to use software to simultaneously perform other actions such as liking or retweeting from multiple accounts.

Illinois Governor Performs Foolish Chocolate Milk Stunt to Champion Diversity

Illinois Governor Performs Foolish Chocolate Milk Stunt to Champion Diversity

“It’s really, really good. Diversity!” Rauner said to the audience in an insulting demonstration during a Black History Month event.

NRA Spokeswoman: Media Loves ‘Crying White Mothers’

NRA Spokeswoman: Media Loves ‘Crying White Mothers’

The NRA’s agenda has always involved racism — here’s where they miss the mark about Chicago and sanctuary cities.

Senior UNAIDS Official Latest to Go after Sexual Harassment Allegation

Senior UNAIDS Official Latest to Go after Sexual Harassment Allegation

Forty allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse were made during the last three months of 2017 against U.N. peacekeeping missions, agencies, funds and programs as well as implementing partners, the United Nations said on Thursday.

California State Senator Resigns after Sexual Misconduct Accusations

California State Senator Resigns after Sexual Misconduct Accusations

Tony Mendoza became the third member of the California legislature, to resign over allegations of sexual misconduct since the #MeToo movement took root last fall.

'George Zimmerman 2.0' Convicted of Murdering Unarmed Black Man

‘George Zimmerman 2.0’ Convicted of Murdering Unarmed Black Man

Chad Copley had called 911 to report he was on "neighborhood watch" and that there were armed "hoodlums" who were racing on his street, police said.

Exclusive: U.S. Official Focused on Election Security Being Replaced

Exclusive: U.S. Official Focused on Election Security Being Replaced

The action raises fresh questions over the degree to which President Donald Trump and his fellow Republicans who control Congress are taking steps to protect the security of American elections.

Hilton Recognizes Lifetime Achievement and Top Franchise Owners In U.S., Canada

Hilton Exceeds Fourth Quarter and Full Year Expectations, Provides 2018 Outlook

Hilton added 18,400 net rooms in the fourth quarter, totaling 51,600 net rooms for the full year, representing 6.5 percent net unit growth.

Mastercard and Pele Unify UEFA Champions Feague Fans

Mastercard and Pele Unify UEFA Champions League Fans

The #StartSomethingPriceless campaign is designed to inspire people to pursue a passion and transform small moments into amazing memories.

Wyndham Worldwide Earns World’s Most Ethical Distinction for Sixth Time

Global hospitality company’s culture of integrity and ethical business practices are the foundation of its leadership in the hospitality industry.

Boeing 737 MAX 9 Awarded FAA Certification

Boeing 737 MAX 9 Awarded FAA Certification

The airplane is now being prepped for delivery in the coming weeks.

NRA chief slams anti-gun 'elites' after Florida school massacre

NRA Chief Slams Anti-gun ‘Elites’ after Florida School Massacre

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer condemned LaPierre's comments and said the NRA was "once again spewing pathetic, out of touch ideas, blaming everything but guns."