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MLK Jr.’s Legacy Inspires a Day of Service in Fresno

On the 25th anniversary of the first day of service celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and legacy, scores of Fresno residents turned out to support their community. "It's great to see an organization like Kaiser Permanente ... here giving the day off...

Among Public, a Great Divide at Moment of Trump Impeachment

We interrupt the holiday spirit to bring you the impeachment of a president. In festive haunts, buzzing stores and rush-hour frenzy, Americans absorbed the moment Donald Trump became only the third president branded with the mark of impeachment, the Constit...
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Actor Lin-Manuel Miranda Encourages Shopping Small Businesses

NEW YORK — With the holiday shopping season upon us, actor and “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is encouraging people across the country to take part in Small Business Saturday, an effort to shop at local, independent stores on the Saturday after Thanksgi...
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Rediscovering America: A Quiz for Labor Day

By Eric D. Pullin Labor Day, which marks the “unofficial” end of summer, occurs annually on the first Monday in September. Observed for more than a century in the United States, this national holiday “celebrates and honors the greatest worker in th...