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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

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Popular Television Psychic Miss Cleo Dies

by #teamEBONY

The iconic television psychic who made the line "Call me now" forever popular has died. Ms. Cleo, who was born Youree Harris, passed away… Read More

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Sitting here in a small studio in Bali, Indonesia, where I have lived for the past six months, I am currently staining the gray sleeves of my sweater… Read More

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The two men who targeted and murdered law enforcement officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge had at least one other thing in common: both had been members… Read More

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A Black woman was peacefully resting when she woke up to a series of hateful, racist messages at her family’s southern Indiana home. Campbellsburg… Read More

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As tension continues to brew nationwide over police violence and African Americans -- including the shooting of a therapist who was assisting an autistic… Read More

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The lawyer for Sandra Bland’s mother said a former Waller County Jail guard told him under oath that he falsified entries in a jail log connected… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Charles Kinsey went to retrieve a 23-year-old autistic man who wandered from a mental health center out into the street Monday, and he was shot by… Read More

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by Eric Easter, Urban News Service

“Old Time D.C.,” a nostalgia-filled Facebook page, recently stirred a distant memory that struck a chord, given current events. “Who… Read More

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Airbnb Hires Eric Holder to Handle Racial Discrimination

by #teamEBONY

Airbnb has selected former Attorney General Eric Holder to help “craft a world-class anti-discrimination policy,” according to a blog… Read More

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