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First-Generation College Students Create Social Group to Help Other Students
First-Generation College Students Create Social Group to Help Other Students
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/22/2015 - 12:54

First-generation college students often bring a unique viewpoint and perspective to their universities — but what happens when they feel like they don't fit in? 

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Pablo Neruda Remains Controversy Chile
Debate Over Poet Pablo Neruda's Remains Continues To Heat Up
By Cristina Arreola | 05/21/2015 - 11:30

On Tuesday, Chile's Neruda Foundation demanded that the remains of Pablo Neruda be reburied immediately.

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Aaron Hernandez Prison Gang Related Fight
Aaron Hernandez Can't Seem To Stay Out Of Trouble, Involved In Prison Gang Fight
By Cristina Arreola | 05/21/2015 - 09:56

Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots' tight-end sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Odin Ll

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 Uber Users Can Now Request Spanish-Speaking Driver
Uber Users Can Now Request Spanish-Speaking Drivers
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/20/2015 - 16:15

Listen up if you struggle to find an Uber driver that can understand your Spanish slang! 

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Los Angeles Raises Minimum Wage
Los Angeles Raises Minimum Wage to $15 An Hour
By Cristina Arreola | 05/20/2015 - 09:32

Los Angeles has just become the biggest city in the United States to raise its minimum wage to $15.

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Texas Grand Jury No Indictment Mexican Immigrant Death
Texas Grand Jury Declines To Indict Officer In Mexican Immigrant's Death
By Cristina Arreola | 05/19/2015 - 16:19

A grand jury in Texas declined to indict the police officer who fatally shot an unnarmed Mexican man during a traffic stop in February.

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Waco Biker Shooting Parking Dispute
What Led To The Biker Brawl In Texas That Resulted In The Death Of Nine People?
By Cristina Arreola | 05/19/2015 - 10:43

A deadly biker brawl in Waco, Texas, may have been spurred by a parking dispute between five rival gangs.

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Elian Gonzalez Wants To Visit United States
Elian Gonzalez Says He Wants To Visit The United States In Rare Interview
By Cristina Arreola | 05/19/2015 - 09:21

Elian González, the Cuban child taken from his Miami relatives at gunpoint and returned to Havana in 2000, announced on Monday that he want

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Poverty Is Sexist Campaign Photos
New "Poverty is Sexist" Campaign Gains Support From Big Names
By Cristina Arreola | 05/18/2015 - 10:15

Celebrities, politicians and more famous faces from around the world have come together to remind the world that "poverty is sexist." 

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Under Armour Apologizes Band Of Ballers Shirt
Under Armour Stops Selling "Band of Ballers" T-Shirt After Receiving Major Backlash
By Cristina Arreola | 05/18/2015 - 10:04

Fitness apparel retailer Under Armour apologized this weekend for a T-shirt design that many Internet users found offensive and degrading to military veterans. 

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