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Instagram Leads to Largest Gun Bust in NYC History

by #teamEBONY

The largest gun bust in New York City history has netted 254 firearms and 19 indictments, and it all reportedly began with a little-known… Read More

Antoinette Tuff

Antoinette Tuff, the Clerk Who Stopped the Atlanta School Shooter

by Slate

Tuesday's terrifyingly close call at an Atlanta-area elementary school ended about as well as anyone could have ever hoped: No… Read More

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Man Armed with AK-47 Opens Fire in Atlanta School

by #teamEBONY

A man who opened fire at a Georgia elementary school Tuesday was armed with an AK-47 "and a number of other weapons," police… Read More

Georgia Student Banned From Social Media for 5 Years for Tumblr "Joke"

Georgia Student Jailed for Six Months, Banned from Social Media

by #teamEBONY

Caleb Clemmons, the 20-year-old former college student who was jailed for six months after making a prank threat on Tumblr, pleaded… Read More

The Trayvon Martin Shooting Was Re-Enacted in a Gun Control PSA

Trayvon Martin Shooting Re-Enacted

by Slate

Using audio from 911 calls made the night of Feb. 26, 2012, a new advertisement combating "stand your ground" laws re-enacts… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Loudmouth Maine Governor Paul LePage told a crowd gathered at a GOP fundraiser last week that President Obama "hates White people,"… Read More

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Al Jazeera America Debuts

by Alisha Tillery

Al Jazeera America launches today as another contender for the America's #1 news source. An affiliate of Al Jazeera, an Arab-focused… Read More

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EGYPT IS BURNING

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On August 14, catastrophe… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The award-winning executive producer of NPR's Tell Me More, Teshima Walker, passed away at… Read More

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What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 8/19 Prince… Read More

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