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The Complex, and Incomplete, Freddie Gray Police Case

[Analysis] Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn Mosby did not get any convictions of the six officer's accused in Gray's death, but the case was never that simple

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At DNC, President Reminds America of How Far Country Has Come

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On this day in 1868, Congress adopted the 14th amendment granting citizenship to Blacks.

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[Goal Oriented] Carmelo Anthony, Making a Space to Listen

Entertainment & Culture / Sports

[Goal Oriented] Carmelo Anthony, Making a Space to Listen

by Marissa Charles

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Stars Set for Night 3 of DNC

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Stars Set for Night 3 of DNC

BY Richard Fowler

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BY #teamEBONY

The NAACP Legal Defense Fund said it was "deeply disappointed" by prosecutors' decision to clear all remaining charges against the Baltimore… [read more]

Protesters Shout Loud at DNC

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Protesters Shout Loud at DNC

BY Charles Robinson

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Freddie Gray: Remaining Three Officers Escape Charges

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Freddie Gray: Remaining Three Officers Escape Charges

BY #teamEBONY

Prosecutors dropped the remaining charges Wednesday against three Baltimore police officers awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing… [read more]

'Mothers of the Movement' Captivate Convention Audience

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'Mothers of the Movement' Captivate Convention Audience

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