Koko, The Gorilla Who Knew Sign Language, Dies At 46 Koko, the gorilla who mastered sign language, has died. The Gorilla Foundation said the 46-year-old western lowland gorilla died in her sleep at the foundation’s preserve in Northern California’s Santa Cruz Mountains on Tuesday.  Koko was born
First Lady Melania Trump Visits Immigrant Children At Texas Detention Center Melania Trump visited two Texas facilities yesterday, which are housing some of the more than 2,300 migrant children sent by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally. The first lady visited the Upbring New
Ex-Archbishop Of Washington, D.C. Suspended From Ministry After Sex Abuse Claims Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, the former head of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., has been removed from public ministry by the Vatican following a “credible and substantiated” allegation of sexual abuse involving a teenager from nearly 50 years
President Trump Signs Executive Order To Keep Families Together At Border Under growing pressure to act unilaterally to address the immigration crisis, on Wednesday President Donald Trump signed an executive order that he said would keep immigrant families at the border together. Trump said he didn’t like the
Bipartisan Group Of Former US Attorneys Calls Attorney General Sessions To Stop Family Separation More than 75 former U.S. attorneys are calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to stop family separations, saying the decision to implement a policy that has led to more than 2,000 children taken from their parents. In

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Duke Energy Foundation Gives Reading Grants

PLAINFIELD, Ind.  — The Duke Energy Foundation is distributing about $400,000 in grants to Indiana school districts to pay for summer youth reading programs. The grants are going to eighteen districts in central and southern […]