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When Super Bowl LVII kicks off on February 12, Kansas City Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes and Philadelphia Eagles' Jalen Hurts will make history as the first-ever Black starting quarterbacks to play against each other in the championship.

McDonald's is taking a step toward eliminating plastic waste. After paper straws were shot down by customers, the chain is testing sippy cup-style lids on its cold drinks in some cities.

@DrIbram  and bestselling author Nic Stone say young people have questions about racism, as they experience it first-hand and see it in the news. They hope their new book encourages teens to think about how they “can change things” and work on becoming antiracists.

Brandon Tsay, the man who disarmed the gunman who killed 11 people at a Monterey Park, California, dance hall during a Lunar New Year Celebration, was honored for his heroic act with a medal of courage.

One-year-old Julia just took her very first flight — and @GayleKing 's favorite son, Will, just happened to be sitting next to her and her mom, who handed out goodie bags with a note and earplugs to nearby passengers to explain the big travel day.

A Palestinian gunman killed at least seven people, after weeks of mounting tension between Israel and the Palestinians — and just hours before U.S. Sec. of State Blinken arrived in Jerusalem to meet members of Israel's new far-right government.

One of New York City's most iconic buildings may have lost some of its status on Sunday night after lighting up in the colors of the New York Giants' biggest rival — the Philadelphia Eagles.

JUST IN: A sixth Memphis police officer involved in the violent arrest of Tyre Nichols was relieved of duty.


#EXCLUSIVE : Breonna Taylor's boyfriend Kenneth Walker talks t @GayleKing  about the night police raided her home as part of a narcotics investigation into Breonna's ex-boyfriend. Neither Walker nor Taylor has a criminal history and no illegal drugs were found in the home.

The 22-year-old woman caught on camera allegedly physically attacking a 14-year-old Black teen and falsely accusing him of stealing her phone was arrested in California. In an exclusive interview, Miya Ponsetto and her lawyer spoke with @GayleKing  hours before she was arrested.

"Strange Fruit," a protest song about lynching made famous by Billie Holiday, was written not by an African American activist, but by a Jewish high school teacher from New York. @CBSMMiller  looks at the song's backstory. Warning, the photo that inspired the song is disturbing.

Angeli Gomez, the mother of two Robb Elementary School students, was handcuffed by Marshals after urging officers to enter the school during the shooting. When she was uncuffed, she raced into the school to save her sons — and believes police “could have saved many more lives."

Research shows black girls are much more likely to be punished in school than white girls. 13-year-old Samaya Dillard, who says she was dragged outside & left in the cold by her teacher in the 2nd grade, is bringing national attention to this issue. @Jerickaduncan  has the story:

WEALTH INEQUALITY: The richest 1% controls more wealth now than at any time in more than 50 years. But what does wealth inequality really look like? @tonydokoupil  turned America’s economic pie into a real one and asked people a simple question: Who gets what?

This just in from : Border Patrol has reached out to and said they are "very uncomfortable" with the use of the word cages. They say it's not inaccurate and added that they may be cages but people are not being treated like animals.

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Isaiah Marquez-Greene, now 18 years old, survived the Sandy Hook shooting, but his younger sister, Ana Grace, was killed. In a note to his younger self, he reflects on his sister’s legacy: “Imagining who she would be if she were still here will keep her alive in your heart.”