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There are racial disparities among those on the waitlist for a kidney transplant – and they tend to benefit whites over people of color. That’s one of the findings of a new study from Yale.

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Women from India who learned to make and sell menstrual pads attended the Oscars this year. They were featured in the winner for Best Documentary Short: "Period. End of Sentence." The film follows the women who break the taboo topic of menstruation in India. Davis Dunavin spoke to one of the producers – a freshman at Yale University.

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This week the Education Department began investigating Yale and seven other universities involved in the college admissions scandal. The department wants to determine whether the schools violated federal student aid laws.

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Yale University says it has rescinded the admission of a student tied to the widespread college admissions scandal.

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U.S. attorneys in Boston say Yale has been a victim in the college admissions scandal. They accused Yale’s former women’s soccer coach of accepting thousands of dollars to recruit a student who never played soccer. The university says it will reevaluate its athletic recruitment process. Still, students and college coaches say the scandal has exposed the power of money in the admissions process.