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FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2019, file photo, people walk through New York's Times Square. The population of non-Hispanic whites in the U.S. has gotten smaller in the past decade as deaths have surpassed births in this aging demographic, and a majority of the population under age 16 is nonwhite for the first time though they are fewer in number than a decade ago, according to new figures released Thursday, June 25, 2020, by the U.S. Census Bureau. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
June 24, 2020 - 11:10 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — For the generation of Americans not yet old enough to drive, the demographic future has arrived. For the first time, nonwhites and Hispanics were a majority of people under age 16 in 2019, an expected demographic shift that will grow over the coming decades, according to...
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March 02, 2020 - 10:08 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Most American adults need to be checked for hepatitis C, say guidelines released Monday that urge millions more people to get screened for the liver-damaging virus that can fester for decades it's spotted. The call for expanded screening for Americans ages 18 to 79 is the first...
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February 07, 2020 - 12:44 pm
Do you think today’s new music “sucks?” If you are a member of the Establishment – do you like the newest music trend?
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February 03, 2020 - 12:44 pm
Social media was ablaze with not just criticism - but outright condemnation for the sexuality that J.Lo and Shakira displayed during the most-viewed annual televised event in America.
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FILE - This Jan. 14, 2015 file photo shows Timothy Busfield at the Disney/ABC Television Group 2015 Winter TCA in Pasadena, Calif. ABC has given the go-ahead to a pilot for “thirtysomething(else)," a sequel to the series that followed a group of baby boomers and their struggles. The show will feature a group of new actors playing the grown-up, 30-something children of the original cast. Ken Olin, Mel Harris, Timothy Busfield and Patricia Wettig have signed on to reprise their roles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
January 08, 2020 - 4:46 pm
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — ABC has given the go-ahead to a pilot for “thirtysomething(else)," a sequel to the series that followed a group of baby boomers and their struggles. The show will feature a group of new actors playing the grown-up, 30-something children of the original cast. Ken Olin, Mel...
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November 05, 2019 - 12:29 pm
The Baby Boomer generation has defined every era it has gone through by virtue of the fact that Boomers made up the largest portion of the American population. Naturally, the generation with the most people would be the richest target for marketing and setting societal trends. That was the Baby...
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October 17, 2019 - 12:35 pm
Actress Suzanne Somers, who played the blonde bombshell on the 70s sitcom, “Three’s Company,” surprised many when she celebrated her 73rd birthday by posting on social media a picture of her in her “birthday suit.” Yes, she was nude! I’m sure many of the people who watched “Three’s Company” always...
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August 28, 2019 - 11:08 am
The anti-establishment generation of the 1960s was criticized by the establishment generation at the time because of what was described as a sexual revolution. Through the 60s and 70s, that anti-establishment generation - the Baby Boomers - rejected the morality of the parents’ generation about...
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August 15, 2019 - 10:41 am
A single event that would become a cornerstone in the foundation of a young generation began on this day - August 15, 1969. The music festival known as “Woodstock” was 50 years ago today and serves as a milepost in the journey of a young, idealistic generation that rebelled against the...
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FILE - In this June 27, 2019, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, left, speaks as former vice president Joe Biden gestures during the Democratic primary debate hosted by NBC News at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Art in Miami. Biden and Buttigieg represent the generational poles of the crowded Democratic presidential primary. Biden is hoping Democratic voters see his decades of experience as the remedy for Trump's presidency. Buttigieg argues that the moment calls for the energy of a new generation. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
July 15, 2019 - 7:21 am
LACONIA, N.H. (AP) — Amy McInerney at first saw Joe Biden as Democrats' best hope to beat President Donald Trump — an experienced politician with the potential to peel off some of Trump's working-class supporters. Then she heard Pete Buttigieg speak. "I felt like Pete more represented my generation...
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