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1.2 million nonbinary people live in the US, a new study says

1.2 million nonbinary people live in the US, a new study says

There are more than 1 million nonbinary adults in the US, a new first-of-its-kind study found. Approximately 1.2 million people living in the US identify as nonbinary, according to a new study by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law. Of those 1.2 million people, the majority are under 29 years old and White.…MORE

Remains of Native American children to be exhumed at site of former boarding school

Remains of Native American children to be exhumed at site of former boarding school

The remains of 10 children and young adults who died at a Pennsylvania boarding school for Native Americans more than a century ago are expected to be exhumed and returned to their families, according to the Office of Army Cemeteries. The Carlisle Indian Industrial School was the first off-reservation boarding school for Native American children,…MORE

Pedestrian bridge collapses onto DC freeway, injuring several people

Pedestrian bridge collapses onto DC freeway, injuring several people

A pedestrian bridge that likely was struck by at least one vehicle collapsed onto Interstate 295 in Washington, DC, injuring several people and blocking the highway in both directions, officials said Wednesday. Chris Geldart, acting deputy mayor for public safety and justice, told reporters that preliminary evidence shows that a collision involving multiple vehicles occurred…MORE

What the NCAA ruling really means for student athletes

What the NCAA ruling really means for student athletes

In a decision that could shake up college sports, the Supreme Court ruled this week against the NCAA’s restrictions on education-related perks for student athletes. The case affirmed lower court rulings and further chipped away at the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s power over the athletes who drive its revenue. College athletics rake in billions of…MORE

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