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Grappling With the Divide Between Cops and Community

by Corey G. Johnson / The Marshall Project

For many throughout the country, the police-involved shootings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Philando Castile in Minneapolis, as well as the killings… Read More

CPD Facing Hate Crime Lawsuit

CPD Facing Hate Crime Lawsuit

by #teamEBONY

The family of a college student who was fatally shot by a Chicago police officer has amended a lawsuit to label the shooting a hate crime. The lawyer… Read More

[Watch Live] President Obama and The People: A National Town Hall

[Watch Live] President Obama and The People: A National Town Hall

by #teamEBONY

After the violent events of last week, emotions are remaining high and President Obama is convening a national conversation on race. Spurred by the… Read More

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Flint Water Crisis: City to Replace Lead Lines

by #teamEBONY

Flint Mayor Karen Weaver said she would ask the city council to approve contracts this week to hire two companies to replace 250 of the city's… Read More

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Alton Sterling's Son Urges Protesters to Act Peacefully

by #teamEBONY

The son of a Louisiana man who was fatally wounded by two white Baton Rouge police officers wants protesters to act in a peaceful manner. As… Read More

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Ex-Miss Alabama's Facebook Post on Police Violence Alarms TV Station

by Alex Titus

Kalyn Chapman James, the first African American Miss Alabama, landed in hot water for her comments regarding the recent Dallas shooting on Facebook… Read More

[Watch Live] President Obama Addresses Interfaith Service in Dallas

[Watch Live] President Obama Addresses Interfaith Service in Dallas

by #teamEBONY

President Obama has traveled to Dallas to speak to an interfaith memorial service for the victims of the violence there last week. He appears… Read More

La. Prosecutor Steps Down from Police Shooting Investigation

La. Prosecutor Steps Down from Police Shooting Investigation

by #teamEBONY

The East Baton Rouge, La., District Attorney, citing a conflict of interests, has chosen to distance himself from the federal investigation into… Read More

Suspect in Dallas Shooting Unconnected to Black Lives Matter

Suspect in Dallas Shooting Unconnected to Black Lives Matter

by #teamEBONY

A suspect in the attack in Dallas that killed five police officers and wounded seven others, including one civilian, said that he was targeting whites… Read More

[Watch Live] President Obama Addresses the Recent Police Shootings

[Watch Live] President Obama Addresses the Recent Police Shootings

by #teamEBONY

President Obama speaks on the shooting deaths of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, La., and Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, Minn., from his… Read More

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