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Halyna Hutchins, cinematographer killed on a film set, is honored by colleagues
Halyna Hutchins at the SAGindie Sundance Filmmakers Reception in January 2019.
F5: Stop for a Moment of Calm With Artist Zai Divecha
Colorful Artwork I've recently started investing more in original artwork for my home.
Texas school official says classrooms with books on Holocaust must offer 'opposing' views
A Texas school district official told educators if they kept books about the Holocaust in their classrooms, they would have to also offer "opposing" viewpoints in order to comply with a new state law.
Manchin and Sinema Obstruct Reconciliation With No Proposal of Their Own
After months of negotiations, Democratic leaders are signalling that the topline of the Build Back Better Act will have to come down - an outcome that conservative Democrats like Senators Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona and Joe Manchin of West Virginia have relentlessly campaigned for.
Unvaccinated patients are getting kicked off organ transplant waitlists
A growing number of medical facilities across the country are directing coveted organ donations to patients who have been vaccinated against COVID-19, pushing people who remain unvaccinated down or even off of transplantation waitlists.
Mic Reboots Itself, With More Pop Culture Coverage and Less Politics
Under new ownership, the online publication aimed at younger readers unveiled a revamped version of itself on Wednesday.
Austin Humane Society welcomes dozens of pets after Hurricane Ida
The shelter is now looking for willing adoptive and foster families.
AUSTIN, Texas - The Austin Humane Society (AHS) welcomed dozens of and kittens and dogs into its shelter Thursday afternoon.
National Task Force Recommends Removing Race from Kidney Function Equation
A joint national task force of the American Society of Nephrology and the National Kidney Foundation is recommending immediate implementation of a new diagnostic equation for measuring kidney function that eliminates race from the kidney function algorithm.
As more states legalize it, cannabis is increasingly sending dogs on a bad trip
Bentley seemed to be in a haze. Normally this 12-pound Chihuahua-terrier mix would never refuse hot, fresh French fries from a drive-through fast food joint.