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US tourism industry fears downturn

Travel experts began warning even before the 2016 election that Donald Trump's campaign rhetoric could cause a decline in tourism. So has the so-called...

Yelp to help people find gender-neutral bathrooms

Online business review site Yelp is introducing a new feature to help US customers find gender-neutral bathrooms. The website announced it will add the function...

New Technologies in Debate in Biodiversity Conference

By Emilio Godoy CANCUN, Mexico - Synthetic biology, geoengineering and the recognition of ancestral knowledge are the issues that have generated the most heated debate in...

Black-White Earnings Gap Returns To 1950 Levels

After decades of progress, earnings gap between black and white men is back at 1950 levels DURHAM, N.C. - After years of progress, the median...

“Ni hao!”: Teaching Chinese in Kenya

"Ni hao!" a group of Kenyan schoolchildren call in unison as they bound uphill towards a wooden hut perched on the hill ahead. "Those are...

Grinch steals Christmas at Gap and Abercrombie & Fitch

Shares in two of America's largest clothing retailers plunged on Friday following disappointing third quarter sales and a downbeat forecast for the crucial holiday...

China out paces USA in number of billionares

China's annual rich list has indicated that, once again, the country has more dollar billionaires than the US, and the gap is widening. Property magnate...

Gallup: More Favor Major Government Role in Assisting Minorities

PRINCETON, N.J. -- As both major party presidential candidates tout ways their policies will benefit blacks and other minority groups, Americans are now, more...

Labor Day – time to stand up for what’s right

By Larry Hanley President Amalgamated Transit Union International This Labor Day we recognize the great contributions made to society by the workers who built the United States...

Sony Corporation of America Opens Sony Square NYC

NEW YORK - Sony Corporation of America today announced the opening of Sony Square NYC, a showplace for the latest in Sony entertainment and...