Racism targets Asian food, businesses during COVID-19 pandemic

By Christine Fernando and Cheyanne Mumphrey, The Associated Press As the coronavirus spread throughout the U.S., bigotry toward Asian Americans was not far behind, fueled by the news that COVID-19 first appeared in China. Some initial evidence suggested the virus

Magic School Bus author Joanna Cole dies at 75

Joanna Cole, writer of the award-winning Magic School Bus series which made science fun for generations of children, has died at the age of 75. She had been living in Sioux City, Iowa, with her husband Phil, her publisher Scholastic