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Rima Abdelkader

Rima Abdelkader is a senior reporter for Social Newsgathering at NBC News in New York.

Rima Abdelkader is a senior reporter for Social Newsgathering at NBC News in New York.

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727d ago

Fast for a day: Employees give up food to support Muslim co-workers observing Ramadan

“I think it was very unique for the company to do it and for me personally ... it gives everyone a voice within the company,” a PepsiCo employee told TODAY.
965d ago

Man confronts NBC News correspondent Shaquille Brewster on live TV during Ida coverage

"Like the consummate professional, he did not let someone intimidate him from doing his job," MSNBC President Rashida Jones said of Brewster.
1089d ago

What Riz Ahmed's Oscar nod means to South Asian, Arab, Muslim artists

The "Sound of Metal" star's nomination is seen as a win for inclusivity in Hollywood by artists who spoke with TODAY.

A Texas father reflects on COVID-19 diagnosis and 9-month recovery

"It’s obviously very scary to think about, but it just essentially makes me more grateful for the health care workers and how hard my dad fought for his life,” his daughter said.