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Name of Officer Who Fired Gun Into Crowd of Youth Released

Officer Kevin Ferguson was caught on video on Feb. 21 getting into a confrontation with a 13-year-old boy

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On this day in 1999, Venus and Serena Williams became the first sisters to win a championship final on the same day in WTA history.

Solange is Bringing all of Her Glory to Pitchfork Music Fest!

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Solange is Bringing all of Her Glory to Pitchfork Music Fest!

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Solange and Saint Heron are taking over Pitchfork Music Fest and we're so here for it! [read more]

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An 8-year-old Texas girl who escaped harm in a car accident early Saturday was shot and killed just moments later. De’Maree Adkins was asleep... [read more]

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The ambition to reach truth about where we come from and then shed that light upon the world is what keeps revered historian Dr.... [read more]

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Though La La Land failed to win the top Oscar prize as predicted—thanks to a little film called Moonlight—it did take home six trophies and has been... [read more]

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Entertainment & Culture / Music

Chance the Rapper to Meet With Illinois Governor to Discuss Education

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Grammy winning artist Chance the Rapper changed the industry when he nabbed three of music’s biggest awards, including Best New Artists, without selling a single physical copy... [read more]

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Naomie Harris might not have gone home with a solo golden statue Sunday night at the 89th Annual Academy Awards (although the full Moonlight... [read more]

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