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William T. Coleman, Jr. 

William T. Coleman, Jr. was appointed Secretary of Transportation by President Gerald Ford in 1975


San Francisco 49ers offensive assistant coach Katie Sowers watches players warm up during practice during practice, Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, in Coral Gables, Fla., for the NFL Super Bowl 54 football game. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) 

Katie Sowers hopes she's blazing a path for many more to follow, adding that there are a lot of very qualified, coaches of color and female coaches that deserve to get the opportunity


In this Jan. 27, 2020, file photo, President Donald Trump talks during a meeting in the Oval Office (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci, File) 

Lawyers for advice columnist E. Jean Carroll who accuses President Donald Trump of raping her in the 1990s are asking for a DNA sample, to determine whether his genetic material is on the dress she wore


Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020 (Senate Television via AP) 

At this point, the GOP leader faces a handful of potential defections. But there are still several days before any potential witness vote would be taken


U.S. astronaut Christina Koch (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool) 

NASA astronaut Christina Koch and fellow NASA astronaut Jessica Meir took part in the first all-female spacewalk as part of their mission


Dr. Kevin Williams 

Officials said it was important to gain a greater understanding of the different ways managed care organizations address key social disparities


In this July 31, 2019 file photo, then National security adviser John Bolton speaks to media at the White House in Washington. Bolton says he's 'prepared to testify' in Senate impeachment trial if subpoenaed (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) 

Bolton writes in the forthcoming book that Trump told him he wanted to withhold hundreds of millions of dollars in security aid from Ukraine until it helped him with investigations into Biden



Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, and seven others were killed in the crashon a steep hillside in dense morning fog in Southern California.



 Rep. Adam Schiff: “You can trust he will do what's right for Donald Trump. He'll do it now. He's done it before. He'll do it for the next several months, he’ll do it in the election if he's allowed to. This is why if you find him guilty you must find that he should be removed. Because right matters.”



Polls show Sanders with a slight edge but there is still no clear front runner


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