Is racism coloring your view of the world?

Racial discrimination scars those it touches. It also costs money. Big money. A recent study put the economic impact of racism at nearly $2...
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Lunar New Year 2020: Year of the Rat

January 25 is the start of the Lunar New Year, celebrated worldwide. 2020 is the Year of the Rat, which the U.S. is honoring with a new postage stamp.
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Remembering a pioneer in women’s basketball

The late Pat Summitt was the most successful coach in U.S. college basketball history — man or woman — and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

‘It’s a day where we really recognize the greatness of hot...

National Hot Dog Day, July 23, is part of National Hot Dog Month, in recognition of one of America's most popular foods.

American Muslim Mihyar Osman shares his heritage [video]

Meet Mihyar Osman, who is one of millions of American Muslims who are woven into the fabric of life and society in the U.S.
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How a U.S. ski jumper prepped for Winter Olympics in summer

Winter Olympics athletes have to be creative to train during months with no snow. Learn how a U.S. ski jumper keeps fit and improves even when it's hot out.

Pakistan to Seattle: One student’s exchange opportunity

Unlike most exchange students, Muhammad arrived in the U.S. ready to immerse himself in two new languages: English and American Sign Language (ASL). Muhammad, a...
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Muslim-Jewish exhibit explores shared immigration stories

A group of Jewish and Muslim artists in Virginia are sharing their and their families' immigration stories through an exhibition. Learn more.
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These Paralympians are ready for the 2018 games [video]

Find out what drives these U.S. athletes to succeed at the upcoming Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The competition is March 9-18.