Camila Domonoske

Camila Domonoske appears in the following:

How 2 Women Fought To Be Called 'Miss' And 'Ms.'

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Mary Hamilton and Sheila Michaels were friends and civil rights activists in the 1960s. Hamilton was black and Michaels was white, and each, in her own way, changed the way women were addressed.

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Afghan Girls Robotics Team Takes Home A Top Honor In European Contest

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The team previously made headlines when their U.S. visa was temporarily denied. Now they've won first place in the "Entrepreneurial Challenge" in Estonia, at Europe's largest robotics festival.

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When 'Miss' Meant So Much More: How One Woman Fought Alabama — And Won

Thursday, November 30, 2017

In 1963, in Gadsden, Ala., an activist stood defiantly in court. The prosecutor called her Mary. She refused to answer until he called her Miss Hamilton — as he would do for a white woman.

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At Least 4 Victims Killed After Shooting At School, Other Locations In California

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

The shooter began at a residence and traveled to "multiple locations" before shooting students at an elementary school in Tehama County, an assistant sheriff said. Officials say the shooter is dead.

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Federal Judge In Hawaii Blocks Trump's Third Attempt At Travel Ban

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

President Trump's third executive order restricting travel from some countries to the U.S. was to go into effect on Wednesday. The judge didn't rule on the limits affecting North Korea and Venezuela.

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Daphne Caruana Galizia, Top Investigative Reporter In Malta, Killed By Car Bomb

Monday, October 16, 2017

Caruana Galizia, who revealed the secrets of the wealthy, powerful and corrupt on her widely read blog, died Monday after her car exploded. She had recently been digging into the Panama Papers.

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International Campaign To Abolish Nuclear Weapons Wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

Friday, October 06, 2017

The prize was announced in Oslo, Norway, on Friday morning. The campaign, known as ICAN, seeks an international legal prohibition on nuclear weapons.

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In Puerto Rico, Containers Full Of Goods Sit Undistributed At Ports

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Authorities say truck drivers to move the food, water, medicine and other items around the island are scarce, as is diesel. Whether roads are too damaged is disputed. Crates are stacking up.

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'You Have To Try': Puerto Ricans, Without Power, Find Ways Forward

Monday, September 25, 2017

Hurricane Maria knocked out power across the entire island, and many areas lack running water. Doing laundry, turning on the lights, eating dinner: Everyday life has become a constant challenge.

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Power Outages Persist In Hurricane Devastated Puerto Rico

Monday, September 25, 2017

Puerto Rico is still experiencing massive and persistent power outages following a direct hit from Maria. The storm destroyed large swaths of the island's infrastructure and wiped out cell service.

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When Hurricanes Churn, A Little Hotel Becomes Something More

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

During a storm evacuation, residents of Fort Myers, Fla., have to figure out where to go. Except for 91-year-old Dorothea Brown. She knows exactly where she'll be.

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In Florida, Irma's High Winds And Heavy Rain Batter Fort Myers

Monday, September 11, 2017

When Hurricane Irma changed direction and headed up the Gulf Coast of Florida, it left people in places like Fort Myers little time to prepare.

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Government Can Search Inauguration Protest Website Records, With Safeguards

Thursday, August 24, 2017

The Department of Justice wants access to website records related to the protests during President Trump's inauguration. A judge approved the warrant but asked for procedures to protect privacy.

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Comedian And Civil Rights Crusader Dick Gregory Dies At 84

Monday, August 21, 2017

Dick Gregory gained attention as a comedian in the early 1960s, and was the first black comedian to widely win plaudits from white audiences. He died Saturday at the age of 84.

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Second Terror Attack Halted, Police Say, After 13 Killed, 100 Injured In Barcelona

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Regional police are describing the deadly incident on a Barcelona boulevard as a terrorist attack. Hours later, police say five suspects were killed after a shootout with security forces in Cambrils.

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Nursing Mom Makes The Breast Of It After Museum Tells Her To Cover Up

Sunday, August 06, 2017

A visitor to the Victoria and Albert Museum in London says she was chided for public breastfeeding. As she pointed out on Twitter, the museum seemed fine with other bosoms — ones made of marble.

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Woman Who Urged Boyfriend To Commit Suicide Must Serve 15 Months In Prison

Thursday, August 03, 2017

Michelle Carter had been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter for texts that encouraged her boyfriend to kill himself. She was sentenced to 2 1/2 years, with all but 15 months suspended.

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NAACP Warns Black Travelers To Use 'Extreme Caution' When Visiting Missouri

Thursday, August 03, 2017

For the first time, the national civil rights organization has issued a travel warning for a state. The NAACP cites "racist incidents" and legislation it says "legalizes individual discrimination."

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Minneapolis School Mourns Receptionist And Janitor Killed In Explosion, Collapse

Thursday, August 03, 2017

Ruth Berg had worked at the school for 17 years and was engaged to be married. John Carlson, in his 80s, was an alumnus who loved handing out ice cream bars to students.

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Olympic Stadium In Montreal Turned Into Welcome Center For Refugees From U.S.

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Asylum seekers have flooded from the U.S. to Quebec — mostly Haitians, worried about their status under the Trump Administration. Now a famous stadium is equipped with cots to help handle the surge.

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