Rachael Collins

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Clinton: 'Double standard' for women

Hillary Clinton discussed her work at the State Department, called for young women not to take criticisms personally and rapped the media for treating powerful women with a double standard at the kickoff of “Women in the World” in New York City Thursday night.<p>Clinton’s appearance on a panel with …

Economy Generates 192K Jobs in March; Jobless Rate Flat at 6.7%

The U.S. economy emerged from the deep, dark winter in March when the job market added 192,000 jobs. The jobless rate remained flat at 6.7 percent, government data showed on Friday.<p>Economists had been expecting non-farm payrolls to increase by 200,000, but some had even been looking for an increase …

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America’s Teens Outscore Adults On Stress

Since 2007, the American Psychological Association (APA) has conducted a survey of different aspects of stress in America. This year’s analysis …

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Senate Budget Battle May Hit Undocumented Kids Hardest

For several of the years that she’s lived and worked in the U.S., Laura has counted on tax refunds for each of her two children, even though no one in the family is legally here.<p>Laura, 45, works part-time as a waitress and her husband works sporadically at a factory. She has two children, ages 14 …

Hundreds of Eritreans enslaved in torture camps in Sudan and Egypt

Hundreds of Eritrean refugees have been enslaved in torture camps in Sudan and Egypt in the past 10 years, enduring weeks or months of violence and rape and extorted by traffickers often in collusion with state security forces.<p>Some of the refugees have died, and many have been scarred for life – …

Holder Calls For Restoring Felons' Voting Rights

Attorney General Eric Holder called on 11 states to repeal "counterproductive" laws that bar convicted felons from "the single most basic right of American citizenship-the right to vote."<p>In a speech Tuesday at Georgetown University law school, Holder used his bully pulpit to note that 5.8 million …

Putin Says Sochi Criticism Is the New Containment Policy

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin is blaming early criticism of the Sochi Winter Games on a lingering …

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Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev seeks 2015 trial

The trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is expected to last three months, plus another six weeks if he is convicted and jurors have to decide whether he should be put to death, prosecutors said Monday.<p>The trial estimate was included in a joint status report filed in court …