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The First Black 'Bachelorette' Will Have 11 Black Suitors — The Most in Series History

Back in February, ABC made headlines when the network announced that it would be featuring the first black Bachelorette in the show's 14-year run. Since the official announcement of Rachel Lindsay as the first black Bachelorette, reception has ranged from excited to indifferent to annoyed that it took so long.Now it appears that the network is taking it a step further by...

The 4-Year-Old Face Of The Flint Water Crisis Deemed Ineligible For Aid

On April 25, 2014, the city of Flint switched its water supply from the easterly portion of Lake Michigan to the Flint River. This transition, known as the Flint water crisis, rendered the tap water unsafe to drink due to toxic levels of lead. The exposure to this poisonous water caused a devastating chain of events and long-term disastrous effects for residents of Flint who consumed...

Miss USA Backpedals On Controversial Statements On Healthcare, Feminism After Backlash

After much backlash, the newly crowned Miss USA is taking back the controversial answers she gave on Tuesday in response to two questions posed during the pageant's interview portion.On Healthcare:When asked if she thought affordable healthcare for all U.S. citizens is a right or a privilege, Kara McCullough answered, "I'm definitely going to say...