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Gov. Nikki Haley calls for removal of Confederate flag

Gov. Nikki Haley calls for removal of Confederate flag

By TNS June 24, 2015

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley hugs U.S. Congressman James Clyburn after she called for legislators to remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the State House during a press conference on Monday,...

Laverne Cox

Laverne Cox

By Brad Barket / Abaca Press / TNS January 5, 2015

Transgender actress Laverne Cox attends the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards held at the Marriott Marquis in New York on March 24, 2012. 

US NEWS CMP-ROTC-ADV05 LA

US NEWS CMP-ROTC-ADV05 LA

By Dave Getzschman August 28, 2014

Kaitlyn Benitez-Strine, 17, from left, speaks with ROTC representatives Anna Thompson, 22, and Isabel Lopez, 18, at Stanford University, April 29, 2011, in Stanford, California. Following a ban of about...

NBA owner alleged to have made racist comments

NBA owner alleged to have made racist comments

By (MCT Campus) April 27, 2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald T. Sterling, is being investigated by the NBA after an audio recording surfaced, with a voice attributed to Sterling, containing racist remarks. 

NBA owner allegedly makes racist comments

NBA owner allegedly makes racist comments

By MCT Campus April 26, 2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald T. Sterling, is being investigated by the NBA after an audio recording surfaced, with a voice attributed to Sterling, containing racist remarks. 

CVS becomes healthier, bans the sale of tobacco products

CVS becomes healthier, bans the sale of tobacco products

By MCT Campus February 5, 2014

CVS Caremark, the second-largest drugstore-pharmacy chain in the United States, has two locations in the Oakland neighborhood.

Roommates

Roommates

By MCT Campus January 17, 2014

A view from 'the Tube'

A view from ‘the Tube’

By Randy Quan/MCT Campus August 18, 2013

Though it lacks London's size, Pittsburgh has its own sort of vibrance.

Summer Learning

Summer Learning

By MCT Campus July 22, 2013

Funding summer learning opportunities for high school students could help them retain knowledge. 

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