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FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2014 file photo, Elliott Kunerth, 17, a transgender male high school student in Mankato, hugs his girlfriend, Kelsi Pettit, 17, after the Minnesota State High School League board voted to pass the Model Gender Identity Participation in MSHSL Activities Policy in Brooklyn Park, Minn. A study released Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, from an analysis of a 2016 statewide survey of nearly 81,000 Minnesota teens, suggests that far more U.S. teens are transgender or gender nonconforming than previously thought, with many rejecting the idea that girl and boy are the only possible genders. (Leila Navidi/Star Tribune via AP)
February 05, 2018 - 1:18 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Far more U.S. teens than previously thought are transgender or identify themselves using other nontraditional gender terms, with many rejecting the idea that girl and boy are the only options, new research suggests. The study looked at students in ninth and 11th grade and estimated...
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This photo provided by PepsiCo shows Peter Dinklage in a scene from the company's Doritos Blaze Super Bowl spot. For the 2018 Super Bowl, marketers are paying more than $5 million per 30-second spot to capture the attention of more than 110 million viewers. (PepsiCo via AP)
February 02, 2018 - 3:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Peyton Manning takes a family to Universal Parks & Resorts. Chris Pratt works out to get in shape to tout Michelob Ultra. Bill Hader takes a break on set to snack on some Pringles. This year's Super Bowl advertisers are minding their manners. They're trying hard to steer clear...
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This photo provided by Coca-Cola shows a scene from the company's Super Bowl spot. For the 2018 Super Bowl, marketers are paying more than $5 million per 30-second spot to capture the attention of more than 110 million viewers. (Coca-Cola via AP)
February 02, 2018 - 10:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Peyton Manning takes a family to Universal Parks & Resorts. Chris Pratt works out to get in shape to tout Michelob Ultra. Bill Hader takes a break on set to snack on some Pringles. This year's Super Bowl advertisers are minding their manners. They're trying hard to steer clear...
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This photo provided by Coca-Cola shows a scene from the company's Super Bowl spot. For the 2018 Super Bowl, marketers are paying more than $5 million per 30-second spot to capture the attention of more than 110 million viewers. (Coca-Cola via AP)
February 02, 2018 - 10:07 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Get ready to ... chuckle gently. This year's Super Bowl advertisers are minding their manners. They're trying hard to steer clear of everything from politics to the #MeToo movement with lightly humorous ads that don't offend. So there will be little gross-out humor and few...
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FILE - In this Aug. 18, 2017 file photo, first year students tour the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., a week after a white nationalist rally took place on campus. A group that monitors extremism in the U.S. says white supremacists brought their messages to college campuses in a surging number of cases last school year. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
February 01, 2018 - 2:30 pm
White supremacist groups have targeted college campuses in surging numbers since President Donald Trump's election, emboldened by political and racial tensions over immigration and other issues, according to a group that monitors extremism and bigotry. The Anti-Defamation League issued a report...
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February 01, 2018 - 2:29 pm
College campuses are seeing a surge in activity by white supremacists. That's according to the Anti-Defamation League, a group that monitors extremism in the U.S. In a report released Thursday, the group says fliers, banners and stickers with white supremacist messages were found on college and...
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FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2015, file photo, former Hawaii Gov. George Ariyoshi, left, and and Princess Abigail Kawananakoa, center, arrive before oral arguments at the Hawaii State Supreme Court in Honolulu. Kawananakoa and Veronica Gail Worth, center right, her girlfriend of 20 years, were married during a ceremony on Oct. 1, 2017. The 91-year-old Native Hawaiian heiress, Kawananakoa, is fighting her former lawyer over control of her $215 million fortune. (Craig T. Kojima/Honolulu Star-Advertiser via AP, Pool, File)
February 01, 2018 - 1:16 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Every day, tourists flock to a downtown Honolulu palace for a glimpse of the way Hawaii's royal family lived, marveling at its gilded furniture, lavish throne room and grand staircase made from prized koa wood. But few know Iolani Palace — America's only royal residence — has relied...
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Credit card logos are posted to the door of a business in Atlanta, Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018. Record-level credit card debt and fluctuating incomes create financial challenges for many American households, especially those with lower incomes. The effects may be felt especially keenly in black households, where historic and systemic racial discrimination has led to greater disparities in wealth and debt. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
February 01, 2018 - 10:20 am
Record-level credit card debt and fluctuating incomes create financial challenges for many American households, especially those with lower incomes. The effects may be felt especially keenly in black households, where historic and systemic racial discrimination has led to greater disparities in...
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FILE - In this Jan.11, 2018 file photo, people enter the Ritz hotel in Paris, Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. The Ritz hotel is putting to auction more than 10,000 pieces of furniture and decorative objects including bathtubs, beds and minibars emblematic of the luxury afforded by the wealthy clients of the glitzy palace. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File)
February 01, 2018 - 6:58 am
PARIS (AP) — Paris's glitzy Ritz hotel is putting some 10,000 pieces of furniture and decorative objects on auction, from a bathtub to beds and minibars. Founded in 1898, the Ritz reopened two years ago after four years of renovation. The objects going on sale don't fit anymore in the new set-up,...
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FILE - In this May 11, 2017, file photo, sisters Hannah, left, and Marissa Brandt, pose at their family's home in Vadnais Heights. Minn. Marissa, a native Korean who was adopted as an infant by parents in Minnesota, and her sister Hannah will both be playing in the upcoming Winter Olympics in women's hockey. Marissa for South Korea and Hannah for the U.S. (Scott Takushi/Pioneer Press via AP, File)
January 31, 2018 - 9:14 pm
When Megan Olson lands in South Korea for the Winter Olympics next week, she'll feel something that is both surreal and vivid. An intoxicating sense of belonging. A deep sense of loss. Pride, for the motherland she barely knows after being secretly adopted away. The 33-year-old social worker from...
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