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Flint Water Crisis: City to Replace Lead Lines

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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

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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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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

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[Watch Live] President Obama Addresses Interfaith Service in Dallas

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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

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La. Prosecutor Steps Down from Police Shooting Investigation

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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

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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

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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

Latest Trial in Freddie Gray Case Focuses on Highest Ranking Officer

Latest Trial in Freddie Gray Case Focuses on Highest Ranking Officer

by Charles Robinson

The trial of Baltimore police Lt. Brian Rice, one of the bike patrolmen who arrested Freddie Gray before his death last year, began Thursday. But… Read More

Live Streamed Video Shows Death of Another Black Man at Police Hands

Live Streamed Video Shows Death of Another Black Man at Police Hands

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The aftermath of a police-involved shooting was captured on Facebook Live by a woman identifying herself as the victim’s girlfriend. The video… Read More

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Just the Facts: The Questions Surrounding Alton Sterling's Death

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Protests in Baton Rouge are growing as residents there demand to know the details behind the Read More

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