Father of Tamir Rice Dismissed from Lawsuit

Father of Tamir Rice Dismissed from Lawsuit

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The father of a 12-year-old Cleveland boy who was shot to death by police officers has been dismissed as a party to a lawsuit filed against the city. Leonard… Read More

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by Richard Fowler

The opening contest of the 2016 Presidential election delivered a remarkable victory to far-right conservative Senator Ted Cruz, some humility to… Read More

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A suburban Philadelphia judge might decide whether to dismiss a sexual assault case against actor Bill Cosby over an unwritten promise of immunity… Read More

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With pressure building, it was just a matter of time before Darnell Earley, the embattled emergency manager of the Detroit Public Schools was either… Read More

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One of several women who have accused famed comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault has dropped her case. Chloe Goins voluntarily dropped… Read More

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Authorities in Dallas County, Tex. said they have confirmed the first case of the mosquito-borne Zika virus being acquired via sexual contact. In… Read More

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Russell Simmons has been chronicling his recent visit to Flint, Michigan, on Instragram… Read More

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Last October marked 20 years since O.J. Simpson was acquitted of charges relating to the gruesome murder of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald… Read More

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EBONY Magazine Editor-in-Chief Kierna Mayo speaks up close and personal with the Democratic front runner about what her presidency will be like following… Read More

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Cosby Lawyers Push to Throw Out Sexual Assault Case

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Bill Cosby arrived at court Tuesday to try to get the sexual assault charges against him thrown out because of what his lawyers say was a binding… Read More

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