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Tom Donilon, Obama's Top Security Adviser, Resigns

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Who Killed Rosaline “Rhonda” Ransom Lee?

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Dear Petition Pushers: I’m all about the people airing out their grievances, but has it ever occurred to some of y’all… Read More

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New DNA Law May Be Worse Than Stop and Frisk

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In a close (5-4) decision, the Supreme Court narrowly ruled on Monday that police may legally collect DNA from those arrested for… Read More

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During a pre-trial hearing last week, George Zimmerman's defense lawyer told the court that it had in its possession cellphone… Read More

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15 Year Old Killed in Chicago After Moving Away to Escape Violence

15 Year Old Killed in Chicago After Moving Away to Escape Violence

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After his father was gunned down in Chicago's Auburn Gresham neighborhood two years ago, Patrick Sykes was so determined to escape… Read More

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