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A new face for the transgender community

New York's transgender community has high hopes for Bruce Jenner.

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Backlash in Baltimore

Shortly after the funeral of Freddy Gray, Baltimore erupted in violence. Gray, 25, is the most recent victim of suspected police brutality.

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Skid Row: Sidewalk City

Skid Row is a 54 block area in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles where the city's homeless live on the sidewalks in tents, cardboard boxes or in local shelters.

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Frigid temperatures, but some homeless prefer the streets to shelter

Many of the city's street homeless choose to tough it out under sleeping bags, blankets and scaffoldings.

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Volunteering for a fee

Ann Corry, Deputy Executive Director of Fundraising, New York Cares says fees help to support costs of managing volunteers. Photo […]