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A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access is seen in bathroom stalls at the 21C Museum Hotel in Durham, North Carolina May 3, 2016. REUTERS

White House Signals Reversal in Transgender Bathroom Policy

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said the president believes the matter is an issue for the states to decide.

Inaugural Class Selected For KPMG Masters Program at Ohio State, Villanova Universities

Inaugural Class Selected For KPMG Masters Program at Ohio State, Villanova Universities

The graduate program’s focus on data and analytics will educate leaders for the data age.

Altria to Host Webcast of 2016 Fourth-Quarter, Full-Year Results

Altria to Host Webcast from the Consumer Analyst Group of New York Conference

The webcast will feature a presentation by Marty Barrington, Altria’s Chairman, CEO and president.

Trump: Toyota faces big tax if it builds Corolla cars for U.S. in Mexico

Toyota Appoints Jacqueline Thomas Group Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer

Thomas is responsible for providing strategic direction and leadership over multiple departments.

Hilton Reports Fourth Quarter, Full Year Results

Hilton achieves record pipeline and net unit growth for the year.

Trump Refuses to Condemn Rise in Anti-Semitism as More Jews Threatened

Trump Refuses to Condemn Rise in Anti-Semitism as More Jews Threatened

White supremacists are praising Trump’s silence, summed up by one popular writer saying, “Everyone is pretty damn sick of Jews.”

‘Presidents' Day’ was ‘Barack Obama Day’ at Morehouse College

‘Presidents’ Day’ was ‘Barack Obama Day’ at Morehouse College

Event explored the work and legacy of the former president, who notable historians rank 12th among former presidents in a new C-SPAN survey.

Suppressing Free Speech is ‘how dictators get started’: Sen. McCain

Suppressing Free Speech is ‘how dictators get started’: Sen. McCain

"When you look at history, the first thing that dictators do is shut down the press," Sen. McCain said.

Trump Administration to Expand Groups of Immigrants to be Deported: Documents

Trump Administration to Expand Groups of Immigrants to be Deported: Documents

Immigrants will not be afforded rights under U.S. privacy laws, according to one memo.

Chicago Police Push for Community Assistance After Deaths of Three Children

Chicago Police Push for Community Assistance After Deaths of Three Children

Discriminatory policing practices have "eroded CPD's ability to effectively prevent crime," according to a Justice Department report.

CVS Go Red

CVS Health Announces $10 Million Commitment to Go Red For Women

CVS Health has made a major commitment in support of women's heart health.

Dell EMC, L&T Tech Link to Launch Modular Smart Building Solutions

Dell EMC, L&T Tech Link to Launch Modular Smart Building Solutions

The joint offerings are expected to drastically reduce implementation time and increase operational savings.

Wyndham Receives Highest Rating for Corporate Inclusion by Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility

Wyndham Worldwide Reports Fourth Quarter, Full Year 2016 Results

Wyndham's net income for the fourth quarter of 2016 was $164 million compared with $140 million for the fourth quarter of 2015.

‘Day Without a Woman’: Women’s March Sets Date for General Strike

‘Day Without a Woman’: Women’s March Sets Date for General Strike

DiversityInc asked a political scientist and women’s studies professor her thoughts on the strike and on race in relation to the movement.

Day Without Immigrants Impacts Cities Across Country

‘Day Without Immigrants’ Impacts Cities Across Country

“Businesses cannot function without immigrant workers today.”

U.S. Top Court Weighs Race Challenges to Legislative Districts

Supreme Court to Set Guidelines for Trump Treatment of Non-Citizens

The three cases all deal broadly with the degree to which non-citizens can assert rights under the U.S. Constitution.

‘I’m not ranting and raving’: Trump on Defensive in First Solo News Conference

‘I’m not ranting and raving’: Trump on Defensive in First Solo News Conference

Among the statements President Trump made, he said he is "the least racist person" and his administration is "running like a fine-tuned machine."

U.S. Says Detained Mexican ‘Dreamer’ Should Be Deported

U.S. Says Detained Mexican ‘Dreamer’ Should Be Deported

ICE agents allege Daniel Ramirez Medina, 23, is a member of a gang, which Ramirez has repeatedly denied.

U.S. Judge Blocks Transgender, Abortion-Related Obamacare Protections

Trump, Republicans Set Timeframe for Introducing Obamacare Replacement

Republicans have had a difficult time coming to an agreement on a healthcare system to replace Obamacare.

Wells Fargo sets up artificial intelligence team in tech push

Wells Fargo Sets Up Artificial Intelligence Team in Tech Push

Wells Fargo's AI team will work on creating technology that can help the bank provide more personalized customer service.

Hilton Recognized in 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Hotel Rankings

Hilton Recognized in 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Hotel Rankings

Thirty-three Hilton hotels honored with gold and silver badges

Harry Potter Spinoff Helps Time Warner Top Estimates

Time Warner Shareholders Approve Merger with AT&T

“On behalf of our board of directors and management team, I’m pleased that the company’s shareholders have approved the proposal to combine with AT&T," said Time Warner Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bewkes.

Year of Hate

Hate Groups on the Rise, with a Tripling of Anti-Muslim Groups

“2016 was an unprecedented year for hate … with a resurgence of white nationalism that imperils the racial progress we’ve made … and a president whose policies reflect the values of white nationalists.”

Sexual Harassment Claims Higher Than Average for Employees of Trump's Labor Secretary Nominee Andrew Puzder

Labor Secretary Nominee Withdraws from Consideration

Andrew Puzder, whose nomination has created controversy from the very start, withdrew one day before his confirmation hearing.