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Police caught on video in forceful arrest of teen

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Officials are investigating an incident in which nine Stockton, Calif., police officers were caught on video using apparent excessive force while… Read More

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Friend of Charleston Shooting Suspect Charged with Lying to FBI

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A friend of the man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a Charleston church is charged with lying to federal authorities and concealing information… Read More

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Aide to New York Governor Dies

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The attorney in New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration who was struck by a stray bullet last week has died after being taken off life support… Read More

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Board Recommends Firing for Cop Who Killed Rekia Boyd

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A board that reviews allegations of misconduct by Chicago police officers recommended Wednesday that an officer who shot and killed an unarmed black… Read More

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Grand Jury Could Hear Sandra Bland Case

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An investigation into the arrest of a woman following a traffic stop earlier this summer and her death in a Texas jail cell three days later should… Read More

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[OP ED] Ferguson Commission Report: More of the Same Bad News

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

Over the past year, the Ferguson Commission has met to discuss and study racial and economic gaps in St. Louis with the goal of proposing policy recommendations… Read More

Chief Retires After Black Lives Matter Comment

Chief Retires After Black Lives Matter Comment

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A North Carolina town has approved the retirement of the police chief after he referred to the Black Lives Matter movement as a terrorist group in… Read More

School Mistakes Muslim Teen's Project for Bomb

School Mistakes Muslim Teen's Project for Bomb

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A 14-year-old boy was arrested by police in Texas after a homemade clock he wanted to show his school teachers was mistaken for a bomb. Ahmed… Read More

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[OP ED] The Other Refugee Crisis

by France François

Yanique’s Dominican neighbors, the same people she had lived and worked side by side with for decades, pounded on her door… Read More

Va. On-Air Shooting Survivor Speaks for First Time Since Attack

Va. On-Air Shooting Survivor Speaks for First Time Since Attack

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The woman who survived an on-air shooting that killed two TV journalists in Virginia says the gunman never said a word. In her first public… Read More

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