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

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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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A survey of families that have a family member in jail or prison has found that nearly two-thirds struggle to meet their basic needs, including 50… Read More

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“If there had been no Jesse Jackson, there would be no Barack Obama,” Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) told a packed crowd at… Read More

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The Fairfax County Sheriff's Office released video of deputies trying to restrain an inmate who later died. In the video, deputies… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

A judge said Friday he will rule "as expeditiously as possible" on whether to grant bail for a white ex-police officer charged with murder… Read More

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