United Nations 'Concerned' About Treatment of Blacks in America

United Nations 'Concerned' About Treatment of Blacks in America

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In an effort to address racism in America, the United Nations has released a statement detailing several concerns about the country's treatment… Read More

Blacks With HIV Less Likely to Receive Consistent Medical Care

Blacks With HIV Less Likely to Receive Consistent Medical Care

by Shantell E. Jamison

African Americans living with HIV are less likely than white or Hispanic Americans to receive ongoing treatment and medical care, according to a report… Read More

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DeRay Mckesson to Run for Baltimore Mayor

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Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson will run for mayor of Baltimore.  He made the announcement on Wednesday. Mckesson's… Read More

Woman Beaten by Officer Found Dead in Jail Cell

Woman Beaten by Officer Found Dead in Jail Cell

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A 32-year-old London-based Black woman has died while in police custody.  Sarah Reed was found dead in her cell at London's Holloway… Read More

Father of Tamir Rice Dismissed from Lawsuit

Father of Tamir Rice Dismissed from Lawsuit

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The father of a 12-year-old Cleveland boy who was shot to death by police officers has been dismissed as a party to a lawsuit filed against the city. Leonard… Read More

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Judge in Cosby Case Could Drop Charges

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A suburban Philadelphia judge might decide whether to dismiss a sexual assault case against actor Bill Cosby over an unwritten promise of immunity… Read More

Flint-Linked Detroit Schools Chief to Step Down<br />

Flint-Linked Detroit Schools Chief to Step Down

by Bankole Thompson

With pressure building, it was just a matter of time before Darnell Earley, the embattled emergency manager of the Detroit Public Schools was either… Read More

Bill Cosby Accuser Chloe Goins Drops Sexual Assault Suit

Bill Cosby Accuser Chloe Goins Drops Sexual Assault Suit

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One of several women who have accused famed comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault has dropped her case. Chloe Goins voluntarily dropped… Read More

Zika Virus: 1st Case of Disease Spread Via Sexual Contact Confirmed

Zika Virus: 1st Case of Disease Spread Via Sexual Contact Confirmed

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Authorities in Dallas County, Tex. said they have confirmed the first case of the mosquito-borne Zika virus being acquired via sexual contact. In… Read More

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Cosby Lawyers Push to Throw Out Sexual Assault Case

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Bill Cosby arrived at court Tuesday to try to get the sexual assault charges against him thrown out because of what his lawyers say was a binding… Read More

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