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Media
9 helpful tips to stop yourself from sharing false information.
Politics
"For most American Muslims, many of us categorize our lives as pre-9/11 and post-9/11."
Black Voices
She's just another victim of colorism.
Crime
If Avery did strangle and threaten to kill his ex-fiancee, as she alleges, that’s very relevant.
Taste
Restaurants serving so-called "ethnic" food often get a bad rap for food safety. It's not deserved.
Politics
Right-wing critics say the former vice president's wealth is hypocritical. By making his fortune a talking point, he could beef up his climate gospel.
Black Voices
"I am comfortable with people knowing I'm the girl who stood up," says Niya Kenny.
Media
Dan Carlin has created a one-man podcasting empire by making the past as entertaining as a blockbuster.
Entertainment
The "Friends" actor has remained a mystery -- until now.
College
Eleven years ago, the novelist delivered one of the all-time best commencement addresses. Here's the backstory.
Politics
Just listen to the voicemails Roberta Lange has received.
Politics
Nearly 50 years ago, a group of armed Black Panthers entered the California state Capitol to protest a gun control bill.
Politics
The interview exposes as much about the media as it does about Bernie Sanders.
Politics
The internal affairs division usually decides the officer did nothing wrong.
Politics
The GOP presidential candidate loves to name-drop the school. But he's not good for Wharton's image.
Entertainment
The famed rocker's mom was killed by an estranged boyfriend when he was 15. It changed everything.
Entertainment
The story behind Kanye West's most famous remarks.
Politics
A leaked style guide reveals they’re Nazis about grammar (and about Jews).
Politics
Ten jails. More than 40 deaths. What happened in one year?
Politics
The families who have lost their loved ones want the speculation to stop.