Marilyn Brown

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The heartbreaking story of the man who asked Hillary Clinton a 'profoundly difficult question'

An innocent man who spent 39 years in prison asked Hillary Clinton a pointed question about the death penalty at CNN's Town Hall in Ohio on Sunday night.<p>The man, Ricky Jackson, was convicted along with his friends, Ronnie and Wiley Bridgeman, of murdering Harold Franks in Cleveland, Ohio in …

Madeline Stuart, Model with Down Syndrome, Is Stunning in This Bridal Photo Shoot

After Ashley Graham’s history-making <i>Sports Illustrated</i> Swimsuit cover, Madeline Stuart is the latest diverse model to make waves in the fashion …

Michelle Obama, Race and the Ivy League

The education of a future first lady.<p>In 1988, a group of black students at Harvard Law School compiled a report designed to recognize the growing achievements of black students on campus and share their wisdom with newcomers. The longest essay in the 50-page newsletter was written by a 24-year-old …

Why We Like Food That Makes Noise

The crunch of a chip, the snap of a carrot, or the fizz of a freshly opened beverage may greatly influence just how good we think those foods taste, …

New report: Cholesterol in food not a concern

<b>(CNN) —</b> For more than a week, speculation has been running rampant. Here's how it all started.<p>On February 10, The Washington Post published a headline that got a good amount of attention: "The U.S. government is poised to withdraw longstanding warnings about cholesterol."<p>Every five years, the …

Nutrition

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s 1963 “Letter from Birmingham jail” remains relevant today

<i>King’s famous 1963 “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” published in The Atlantic as “The Negro Is Your Brother,” was written in response to a public statement of concern and caution issued by eight white religious leaders of the South. It stands as one of the classic documents of the civil-rights</i> …

Black History

An Oral History of Selma and the Struggle for the Voting Rights Act

Selma, Alabama, selected herself to become the battleground for the voting rights movement of the 1960s. It was a regional center of commerce and …

Rediscovering Berlin 25 Years After the Fall of the Wall

On November 9, the up-and-coming cultural capital of Berlin will celebrate the fall of the Berlin Wall and the reunification of their city. The historic event will be celebrated with a large-scale art installation -- a string of lights that will run the former course of the wall -- and the …

The Key to Weight Loss May Not Be What You Eat But What You Eat It With: Diet

What She Said<p>Paper towels are not coffee filters.<p>By Beca Grimm3 days agoView More<p>Entertainment<p>The California native's debut album <i>Expectations</i> is …

Ebola: Canada announces quarantine measures

TORONTO (AP) — The Canadian government announced Monday that it is tightening restrictions on travelers from Ebola-affected countries in West Africa by imposing self-monitoring and quarantine measures.<p>High-risk travelers who have been in the three countries hardest hit by the Ebola outbreak — …