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Planned Parenthood Funding Comes Under Attack on Capitol Hill

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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

Report: In 2014, Someone Was Arrested for Weed Every 51 Seconds

Report: In 2014, Someone Was Arrested for Weed Every 51 Seconds

by #teamEBONY

In 2014, members of law enforcement in America arrested more than 700,000 people on marijuana-related charges, according to data released by the FBI. Of… Read More

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Judge to Schedule First Trial in Freddie Gray Case

by #teamEBONY

A judge was expected to decide when the first of six Baltimore officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died after suffering… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Brown University has rescinded the honorary degree it granted Bill Cosby, becoming the third university to take such action in less than a week. Brown… Read More

Delaware Police Fatally Shoot Man in Wheelchair [Video]

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by #teamEBONY

Warning: Video may be disturbing to some viewers. A graphic video showing a Delaware police officer fatally shooting a Black… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The cause of Bobbi Kristina Brown's death has been determined, but the medical examiner's office won't publicly unveil autopsy results… Read More

Indianapolis Teen Dies in Police Custody

Indianapolis Teen Dies in Police Custody

by #teamEBONY

An 18-year-old Indianapolis teen is dead after complaining about breathing troubles while in police custody. IMPD officials say Terrell Day… Read More

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NAACP Request Special Prosecutor in Fatal Police Shooting of Man in Wheelchair

by #teamEBONY

The fatal shooting of a man in a wheelchair by Wilmington police is being investigated by a new unit within the Delaware attorney general’s… Read More

House Speaker Joe Boehner Announces Resignation

House Speaker Joe Boehner Announces Resignation

by #teamEBONY

In a stunning move, House Speaker John Boehner informed fellow Republicans on Friday that he would resign from Congress at the end of October, stepping… Read More

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