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Kamala Harris often focuses on her identity as a Black woman. Yet her role as Joe Biden's running mate is celebrated by South Asians and putting the spotlight on her as the first person of Asian descent on a major party presidential ticket.
An artist in Los Angeles is memorializing each of the thousands of people who have died from COVID-19 in the United States with a delicate origami crane.
The Rock Hill Schools Board of Trustees in South Carolina is like thousands of school boards across the country that face a simple but hefty question - do we return to school amid a pandemic?
A wildfire erupted north of Los Angeles Wednesday afternoon, raging over thousands of acres and prompting evacuation orders for up to 500 homes. More than 15 square miles had burned by Wednesday night.
Highlights of this day in history: First steps toward building the Berlin Wall during the Cold War; Cuba's Fidel Castro born; Spain's Cortez captures what's now Mexico City; Director Alfred Hitchcock born; Baseball's Mickey Mantle dies.
California Governor Gavin Newsom calls the choice of Sen. Kamala Harris as Joe Biden's vice-presidential running mate a "proud moment", a "meaningful moment for California."
Chicago artist and activist Tonika Johnson says Black neighborhoods on the south and west sides have been neglected over decades through disinvestment, leading to a lack of opportunities that breed issues like gun violence and unrest.
Victoria Monet, who’s penned songs for Ariana Grande, Chris Brown and Brandy, explains writing music for herself versus other musicians. She also says a form of her activism is representation.
Joe Biden introduced his newly chosen running mate Kamala Harris on Wednesday, with the former vice president and California senator appearing for the first time together as the Democratic presidential ticket.
Victoria Monet, known for writing hits for huge artists such as Ariana Grande, Chris Brown and Brandy, has released a new solo project called “Jaguar.”
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Here's the latest for Wednesday August 12th: Biden, Harris make unusual campaign debut; Trump struggles to define Democratic ticket; Kentucky attorney general meets with Breonna Taylor's family; Face of famed painter revealed with help of technology.
A coalition of more than two dozen business leaders from some of New York City's largest employers have together pledged to hire 100,000 people from minority communities over the next decade.
Congressional candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene wins a Republican primary in Georgia. Greene is a supporter of the far-right QAnon conspiracy theory who's been criticized for racist comments.
U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar visited a mask factory in Taipei on Wednesday, to further congratulate the country on its work in global assistance while fighting the new coronavirus.