For 18-year-old model Rina Fukushi, Tokyo is home. But growing up as a mixed-race child in Japan wasn’t always easy. With a Japanese-American father and a Filipina mother, Fukushi was one of a growing number of biracial individuals identifying as “hafu” — a phonetic play on the English word “half.”
Voters in Mississippi on Tuesday will decide a U.S. Senate special election runoff marked by racial controversy and capped by a last-minute visit by President Donald Trump to shore up the beleaguered Republican incumbent.
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The former congressman came from behind to defeat his Democratic challenger in a race that drew frequent commentary from President Trump. Trump disparaged Gillum as a "thief."
Heavy rains could cause even more flooding, complicating their evacuation. Read more about this at huffingtonpost.com.
Former One world champion Nico Rosberg announced he'll be back behind the wheel of a race car for the first time in nearly two years. Read more about this at cnbc.com.