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Code-switching is a reality for people, especially for Black people, across the board.
A new Democratic effort to pass legislation protecting access to in vitro fertilization, which is broadly popular, has put Republicans in a bind.
The presidential candidate likened the GOP to a "ship with a hole in it" but said voters have the opportunity to course correct by voting for her on Super Tuesday.
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“Science should move us forward, not backward,” Elizabeth Carr wrote in an impassioned essay.
The St. Louis suburb has agreed to pay $4.5 million to settle a class-action lawsuit that accused it of operating a so-called debtors’ prison.
Police said the mother of two 3-year-olds had been planning the act for months due to her debts and "financial status."
The gunshot detection technology was meant to alert police immediately to the location of gunfire. Newly released video shows what became a near fatal flaw.
A former law partner of Fulton County special prosecutor Nathan Wade was pressed for details about a romantic relationship that has roiled the 2020 Georgia election case.
Both sides said they had reached a breakthrough after two years of organizing and bargaining battles.

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