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"The Force" Director Peter Nicks
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'The Force' Director Talks Documenting The Scandal-Plagued Oakland PD

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A Majority Of Smokers Have A Low Socioeconomic Status, Study Finds

Images of missing children in D.C.
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Why Are Black Children Going Missing In D.C.?

A puppy chews on a toy.
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This Federal Agency Will Soon Allow Dogs At Work

A joint session of Congress
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These Women Broke Ceilings To Change The Rules Of Politics

A Rottweiler puppy at an event for the American Kennel Club
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Big Breeds Top The American Kennel Club's Most Popular Dogs List

Noor Tagouri milks a goat on Anne Briggs' farm
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A Woman's Debrief: How Anne Briggs Built Her Farm

Anne Briggs and Noor Tagouri out on the farm
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A Woman's Job: The Woodworker

"Zootopia" characters Judy Hopps and Nick Wilde pose during the movie premiere.
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Writer Accuses Disney Of Stealing 'Zootopia' Pitch

Authors Joy Harjo, Maya Angelou and Sandra Cisneros
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6 Women Who Wrote Their Own Way Into History

President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the golf course
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White House Defends Trump's Golf Outings As Business Trips

Dairy Queen store front
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Dairy Queen Is Giving Away Free Ice Cream Today To Celebrate Spring

Noor Tagouri and Patrice Banks stand inside the shop at Girls Auto Clinic
Newsy / Kevin Clancy

Debrief: How A Bad Visit To An Auto Shop Led To A Great Idea

Bath Film Festival director and F-rating creator Holly Tarquini
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F-Rating Creator Discusses How It Should Disappear

U.S. women's national hockey team players
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These Women Hockey Players Are Boycotting For Better Pay

A woman wearing St. Patrick's Day sunglasses.
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A Lesson In Clovers So You Don't Insult Anyone This St. Paddy's Day

Men at a protest in Cleveland, Ohio.
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Perceptions Of Black Men Don't Equal Reality

Patrice Banks founded Girls Auto Clinic in Philadelphia
Newsy / Zach Toombs

A Woman's Job: The Mechanic

A gun with a silencer on top of a law that says National Instant Criminal Background Check
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Congress Could Change The Process For Getting Gun Silencers

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Cheerios Is Trying To Bring Back The Bees — And It Wants You To Help

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Why Do Some States Get To Opt Out Of Daylight Saving Time?

Miami police officer at DUI checkpoint.
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Minority Drivers Policed Most Heavily During Traffic Stops

Jen Welter oversees a football training camp
Newsy / Kevin Clancy

Debrief: Why We Spotlighted NFL Coach Jen Welter

Residents in front of Town Hall Apartments
Newsy / Ben Schamisso

LGBTQ Seniors Face Housing Discrimination, But Not In This Building

Jen Welter coaches at a football camp.
Newsy / Kevin Clancy

A Woman's Job: The Football Coach

Chance The Rapper performing
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As Chicago Waits On Its Governor, Chance The Rapper Steps In

Anne Briggs Bohnett and Noor Tagouri on the farm
Newsy / Kevin Clancy

A Woman's Job (Trailer)

Newsy's Noor Tagouri with Dave Cutlip of Southside Tattoos
Newsy / Kevin Clancy

This Artist Covers Up Hateful Tattoos For Free

Congresswomen pose wearing white outfits.
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Why Some Female Lawmakers Decided To Wear White For Trump's Address

Artist Willie Cole talking to students
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Students Are Learning About Black History And Recycling — Through Art