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Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Breaks Silence

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Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts gave his first interview since being fired from his position to CBS News Justice and Homeland Security… Read More

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Rev. Samuel 'Billy' Kyles, Civil Rights Leader and MLK Aide,Dies

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Rev. Samuel "Billy" Kyles, a civil rights leader who was among the last to be with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. when he was assassinated died… Read More

Orlando Police Chief to Cops: 'Stop Excessive Force'

Orlando Police Chief to Cops: 'Stop Excessive Force'

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Orlando’s Police Department is the subject of a number of police brutality lawsuits. The department has also been criticized for officers’… Read More

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Sister: Prince Has No Known Will

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Prince’s sister says the superstar musician had no known will and filed paperwork Tuesday asking a Minneapolis court appoint a special administrator… Read More

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A day of protests and arrests around North Carolina’s statehouse marked what’s likely to be weeks of impassioned debate over a law limiting… Read More

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Judge to Decide If Freddie Gray Officer Will Testify

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A Baltimore judge will hear a motion by prosecutors to compel a second police officer to testify against his colleague on charges stemming from the… Read More

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A woman at the center of a Flint water crisis lawsuit was shot to death inside a townhouse earlier this week. Sasha Avonna Bell was one of… Read More

Obama: 'Overturn North Carolina, Mississippi's LGBT Discrimination Laws'

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by #teamEBONY

President Obama said laws that would discriminate against members of Mississippi and North Carolina's LGBT population should be overturned. In… Read More

Cause of Prince Death Remains Mystery

Cause of Prince Death Remains Mystery

by Madison J. Gray

Prince's body was cremated Saturday, and a private ceremony held for his family in the wake of his death after he was found unresponsive at his… Read More

Men Arrested During Freddie Gray Unrest Sue City

Men Arrested During Freddie Gray Unrest Sue City

by #teamEBONY

Six men arrested during the unrest prompted by Freddie Gray’s death in police custody sued the Baltimore Police Department, the state and more… Read More

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