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Breaking: TikTok and WeChat downloads will be banned starting Sunday

The U.S. Commerce Department on Friday took harsh action against two popular apps owned by China-based companies, announcing an imminent ban on the messaging service WeChat and limiting updates to the video app TikTok in the U.S. in advance of a ban or change of ownership.

Texas school in hot water for writing assignment that included Kyle...

DALLAS — A controversial assignment given to students at W.T. White High School in Dallas has drawn criticism and outcry for implying that accused Kenosha, Wisconsin, shooter Kyle Rittenhouse is a “hero.”

Meet Zeus, the ‘Stubborn Husky’

Kids can be tough sometimes. They can get moody and stubborn, but did you know that dogs can have those qualities too?

Another race faker in education resigns, apologizes for claiming to be...

A UW-Madison graduate student apologized and resigned from a teaching position at the university after falsely claiming to be a person of color.

Breaking: de Blasio cancels live Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The city’s Thanksgiving festivities won’t include a live parade and will be confined to TV and the web this year, Mayor de Blasio said Monday.

#CancelNetflix trends after release of “Cuties” due to extreme sexualization of...

The French-produced film “Cuties” has drawn incredible controversy for being what some consider to be thinly-veiled...

Drowning kayaker saved by floating tiki bar full of priests

LAKE GEORGE – Paulist Fathers are used to saving souls. But an incident in August had them saving a life.

Portland, ravaged by civil unrest, launches most stringent ban on facial...

The Portland City Council unanimously approved bans on city and private use of facial recognition technology Wednesday — the strictest such restriction in the country.

New Madden 21 game to feature Colin Kaepernick, but with a...

While the former NFL player was hardly considered a “top-notch” player in reality, Kaepernick -who traded in his career for activism- has an astonishing rating of 81 in the new Madden game, making him part of the “top twenty” category in the game.

Car seen driving through group of protesters in Times Square

Video clips posted on social media overnight showed a car plowing through a crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters Thursday night in the heart of New York City.