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Barbara Goldberg

Without captions, warnings about Hurricane Michael failed to reach disabled

Oct 15 2018

(This story corrects paragraph 3 to Weather Company instead of Weather Channel, corrects paragraph 5 producer of video to Weather Company instead of Weather Channel in October 13 story.)

Without captions, warnings about Hurricane Michael failed to reach disabled

Oct 15 2018

(In this October 13 story, corrects paragraph 3 to Weather Company instead of Weather Channel, corrects paragraph 5 producer of video to Weather Company instead of Weather Channel)

Whoops! Typos on highway signs vex drivers from New York to Ohio

Oct 04 2018

NEW YORK When a typo appears on a road sign, fixing the error is not as easy as hitting "backspace" or opening a giant container of Wite-Out. In some cases, it can take more than 50 years.

Secret to Scrabble beatdown: 300 words added to game's dictionary

Sep 24 2018

NEW YORK Ew. Just when you've mastered enough legitimate Scrabble words to beat your bestie on the game board and twerk in victory, Merriam-Webster has released a sixth edition of The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

U.S. court rules for Colorado 'intersex' veteran denied passport

Sep 20 2018

A federal court has ruled the U.S. State Department cannot deny a passport to a Navy veteran who is intersex and identifies as neither male nor female.

U.S. judge rules for Colorado 'intersex' veteran denied passport

Sep 20 2018

Sept 20 A federal court has ruled the U.S. State Department cannot deny a passport to a Navy veteran who is intersex and identifies as neither male nor female.

For families of some 9/11 victims, new DNA tools reopen old wounds

Sep 11 2018

NEW YORK A breakthrough in DNA analysis is helping identify more victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks in New York, but the scientific advance is of little consolation for families of those whose remains may have been buried in a Staten Island landfill. | Video

New York scientists use new DNA tools to identify 9/11 victims

Sep 06 2018

NEW YORK New DNA analysis techniques are helping identify more victims of the attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, scientists in the office of New York City's chief medical examiner said on Thursday.

Shell game: U.S. traffickers cater to Asia's taste for turtles

Sep 04 2018

(This version of the story corrects fourth paragraph to say "Fund" instead of "Foundation") | Video

UPDATE 5-U.S. police investigate JD.com CEO over sexual misconduct accusation

Sep 03 2018

* Liu is student in University of Minnesota doctoral program (Adds JD.com and Chinese foreign ministry statement)

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