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NAACP Request Special Prosecutor in Fatal Police Shooting of Man in Wheelchair

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The fatal shooting of a man in a wheelchair by Wilmington police is being investigated by a new unit within the Delaware attorney general’s… Read More

House Speaker Joe Boehner Announces Resignation

House Speaker Joe Boehner Announces Resignation

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In a stunning move, House Speaker John Boehner informed fellow Republicans on Friday that he would resign from Congress at the end of October, stepping… Read More

High School Football Coach Let Go After Players Tackled Referee

High School Football Coach Let Go After Players Tackled Referee

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A Texas high school football coach who is believed to be responsible for a game referee getting tackled by members of his squad no longer has his… Read More

Justice Department Appoints $19 Million in Grants for Police Body Cameras

Justice Department Appoints $19 Million in Grants for Police Body Cameras

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The Department of Justice awarded $19.3 million in grants Monday to dozens of police departments seeking to start using body cameras but turned down… Read More

Former NBA Star Builds Affordable Housing Complex for Community

Former NBA Star Builds Affordable Housing Complex for Community

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Former NBA star Devean George knows what it's like to grow up in a deprived community. That's why the ex-pro athlete is giving back to his… Read More

Pope Francis at Congress for Historic Speech

Pope Francis at Congress for Historic Speech

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Speaking to Congress, Pope Francis is calling for an end to the death penalty in the U.S. and across the world. Francis says that every life… Read More

Arizona Freeway Shooter Charged

Arizona Freeway Shooter Charged

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Prosecutors have formally charged a 21-year-old man suspected in some of the freeway shootings that have rattled the Phoenix area. Leslie… Read More

Tamir Rice

Police Dispatcher in Tamir Rice Case Resigns

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The 911 dispatcher who took the call that led to the death of a 12-year-old boy has resigned. Tamir Rice was fatally wounded on Nov. 22 by… Read More

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54 Dead in Latest Boko Haram Attack

by #teamEBONY

Suspected Islamic extremists killed at least 54 people when they detonated explosive devices in crowded places Sunday night in Maiduguri the capital… Read More

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Social Media Gets Invaded on #BlackOutDay

by Cory Townes

If you've been seeing a surge of pictures today of our beautiful Black boys and girls from across the globe all… Read More

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