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Trial Delayed for Charleston Church Shooter

by #teamEBONY

A federal judge on Thursday delayed the trial for a white man accused of shooting nine black people at a Charleston church earlier this year. Jury… Read More

Oregon Begins Sale of Recreational Weed

Oregon Begins Sale of Recreational Weed

by #teamEBONY

Oregon marijuana shops began selling marijuana Thursday for the first time to recreational users, marking a big day for the budding pot industry. Some… Read More

Can Conservative Politics Use Faith to Manipulate the Faithful?

Can Conservative Politics Use Faith to Manipulate the Faithful?

by Jouelzy

It’s been 42 years since Roe vs. Wade made abortions a legal procedure in the United States and conservative politicians with their eyes on… Read More

Hurricane Joaquin forms near Bahamas, Threatens U.S. East Coast

Hurricane Joaquin forms near Bahamas, Threatens U.S. East Coast

by #teamEBONY

Hurricane Joaquin formed near the Bahamas on Wednesday and quickly threatened to turn its sights toward the U.S. East Coast, according to… Read More

Clerk Jailed Over Gay Marriages Claims Pope Encouraged Her

Clerk Jailed Over Gay Marriages Claims Pope Encouraged Her

by #teamEBONY

Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who went to jail for defying a federal court's orders to issue same-sex marriage licenses says she briefly met with… Read More

Attorney Hired After Indianapolis Teen Dies in Police Custody

Attorney Hired After Indianapolis Teen Dies in Police Custody

by #teamEBONY

The family of an Indianapolis teen who died while in police custody Saturday has hired an attorney to look into the incident. 18-year-old… Read More

Officer-Involved Shooting Reported at South Carolina Mall

Officer-Involved Shooting Reported at South Carolina Mall

by #teamEBONY

Law enforcement officials are investigating a report of an officer-involved shooting at a shopping mall near Columbia, South Carolina. Richland… Read More

Planned Parenthood Funding Comes Under Attack on Capitol Hill<br />

Planned Parenthood Funding Comes Under Attack on Capitol Hill

by Renee Bracey Sherman

In a five-hour hearing, Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards fell under the focused scrutiny of Republican legislators Tuesday as members… Read More

First Trial in Freddie Gray Case Set for Nov. 30

First Trial in Freddie Gray Case Set for Nov. 30

by #teamEBONY

The first trial for six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray will be held Nov. 30, and the other trials are set for early… Read More

FBI Director Says Police Can Be Racially Biased, Calls for Comprehensive Data on Shootings

FBI Vows to Better Collect Data on Police Shootings

by #teamEBONY

The FBI will begin collecting and providing to the public more information about police shootings of civilians, FBI Director James Comey announced… Read More

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