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Slavery was on midterm ballots in several states, not all voted to get rid of it

krisanapong detraphiphat/Getty Images, FILE(WASHINGTON) -- Slavery was on some ballots this Election Day, and voters in...

Antisemitic threats spotlight America’s issue with hate

Lokman Vural Elibol/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- When the FBI alerted New Jersey synagogues...

Officers who killed Jayland Walker back on job, family calls move ‘callous’

Catherine Falls Commercial/Getty Images(AKRON, Ohio) --  The eight officers who fatally shot Jayland Walker, the 25-year-old...

Victim of 50-year cold case ‘Lady of the Dunes’ identified by police

Sheila Paras/Getty Images(BOSTON) -- The oldest unidentified homicide victim in Massachusetts, known as the "Lady of...

Officials warn of scammers after Uvalde tragedy

Brandon Bell/Getty Images(UVALDE, Texas) -- Whenever tragedy strikes, people around the world often seek out ways to...

Officer charged in fatal shooting of unarmed Black man will go to trial

Witthaya Prasongsin/Getty Images(GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.) -- A Grand Rapids police officer charged with second-degree murder of...

Could a different method of teaching address low education scores?

Geo Piatt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- New research from New York University found that public school curriculum...

With anti-LGBTQ laws proliferating, older activists say history is repeating itself

Westend61/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Despite major progress in recent years in the fight for LGBTQ equality,...

After Hurricane Fiona, Puerto Ricans are frustrated with electric grid, infrastructure problems

Pedro Portal/Miami Herald/Tribune News Service via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Fiona has pummeled Puerto Rico,...

Groups helping Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic during Hurricane Fiona

Jose Jimenez/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Puerto Rico is facing yet another devastating hurricane that has knocked...