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Ferguson Sued by Federal Government

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U.S. Justice Department filed lawsuit against city after it rejected a proposed reform deal. ... Read More

Lisa Borders Named WNBA President

Lisa Borders Named WNBA President

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced the former Coca-Cola Foundation exec will take over the league on March 21 ... Read More

Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

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The 2016 presidential hopeful was spotted in Harlem with the civil rights leader early Wednesday ... Read More

Family Wants Answers After Teen Fatally Shot by Cop

Family Wants Answers After Teen Fatally Shot by Cop

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Relatives of David Joseph, 17, are demanding an explanation of the circumstances leading to the death of the unarmed teenager at the hands of an Austin, Tex., policeman ... Read More

Ferguson City Council Asks for Changes to Reform Deal

Ferguson City Council Asks for Changes to Reform Deal

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The suburb's city council requested that seven changes be made to Justice Department's reform deal. ... Read More

Akai Gurley: Jurors to Deliberate on Officer-Involved Shooting

Akai Gurley: Jurors to Deliberate on Officer-Involved Shooting

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Officer Peter Liang's fate is expected to be decided on Tuesday. ... Read More

Akai Gurley: NYPD Officer Peter Liang Takes Stand

Akai Gurley: NYPD Officer Peter Liang Takes Stand

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NYPD rookie takes stand in defense of fatally shooting Black man in housing project. ... Read More

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2016 Presidential Election: Ted Cruz Targets Conservative White Voters

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GOP presidential hopeful's political strategy puts spotlight on white voters. ... Read More

United Nations 'Concerned' About Treatment of Blacks in America

United Nations 'Concerned' About Treatment of Blacks in America

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Group calls for country to address structural racism in statement. ... Read More

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Earth, Wind and Fire Founder Maurice White Dies at 74

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The singer and performer behind hits like "Shining Star" and "September" died in his Los Angeles home ... Read More

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Woman Charged With Caring for Bobbi Kristina Was Impostor, Police Say

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Officials say phony nurse slipped through hospice credentialing process ... Read More

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Bad Brains Guitarist on Life Support

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Gary 'Dr. Know' Miller, of the pioneering punk band Bad Brains, hospitalized ... Read More

Trayvon Martin's Mom Gets Candid

Trayvon Martin's Mom Gets Candid

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Sybrina Fulton talks pain, healing and her undying quest for justice. ... Read More

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Clinton to Meet With Members of Black Lives Matter Movement

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JET reports the legislator will meet in DC with activists from the movement Friday. ... Read More

Breaking News: 10 Things to Know on October 8, 2015

Breaking News: 10 Things to Know on October 8, 2015

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JET reports on the latest breaking news you might have missed last night! ... Read More

Ala. Commissioner Amos Newsome Arrested for Assaulting Reporter

Ala. Commissioner Amos Newsome Arrested for Assaulting Reporter

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The Dothan Eagle reports Newsome charged with third-degree assault. ... Read More

Nicki Minaj Scores Cover of New York Times Magazine

Nicki Minaj Scores Cover of New York Times Magazine

by Vanessa Grigoriadis

The world’s biggest female rap superstar has meticulously crafted her own image—and maintained it with uncompromising control
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Breaking News: 10 Things to Know on October 7, 2015

Breaking News: 10 Things to Know on October 7, 2015

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JET brings you the late-breaking news you may have missed last night! ... Read More

House Speaker Joe Boehner Announces Resignation

House Speaker Joe Boehner Announces Resignation

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JET reports the House speaker will step down at the end of October. ... Read More

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