Report: Tiger Woods Fell Asleep at Wheel, Failed Field Sobriety Test

Report: Tiger Woods Fell Asleep at Wheel, Failed Field Sobriety Test

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Famed golf legend Tiger Woods was found asleep at the wheel in a stopped vehicle approximately 8 miles from his home before officers found... Read More

7th Grader Given ‘Terrorist Award’ by Texas Teacher

7th Grader Given ‘Terrorist Award’ by Texas Teacher

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An investigation is underway after a 7th-grade student was named “most likely to become a terrorist” by her teacher in a mock ceremony, Huffington Post reports.... Read More

NYC Names Bronx Street After Kalief Browder

NYC Names Bronx Street After Kalief Browder

by Shantell E. Jamison

Kalief Browder, a Bronx, New York, man who committed suicide after spending years in solitary confinement at just 16, will have a street named... Read More

Black ‘Bachelorette’ Says Journey for Love ‘No Different’ Than Past Contestants

Black ‘Bachelorette’ Says Journey for Love ‘No Different’ Than Past Contestants

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In the entire history of ABC’s The Bachelorette, there has never been a woman of color in the choosing seat. Until now. Rachel Lindsay made history... Read More

Officer Acquitted in Terence Crutcher Shooting Death to Receive $35,000

Officer Acquitted in Terence Crutcher Shooting Death to Receive $35,000

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The Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer acquitted in the shooting death of Terence Crutcher will receive $35,000 in back pay, KFOR reports. Officer Betty Shelby... Read More

Bowie State Student Stabbed by White Man Honored at Commencement

Bowie State Student Stabbed by White Man Honored at Commencement

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A 23-year-old Bowie State University student who was killed just days before he was set to walk across the stage was honored with a... Read More

[Exclusive] ‘Take 5:’ Van Jones Explores the Meaning of Patriotism

[Exclusive] ‘Take 5:’ Van Jones Explores the Meaning of Patriotism

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A new docuseries is taking a closer look at what patriotism means to Americans today. Take 5: A More Perfect Patriot, produced by Sundance Now,... Read More

[Exclusive] Teen Suspended for ‘Back Talk,’ Wearing Off-the-Shoulder Shirt

[Exclusive] Teen Suspended for ‘Back Talk,’ Wearing Off-the-Shoulder Shirt

by Sylvia Snowden

“Back talk” and bare shoulders may stop a talented high school teen from pursuing her lifelong dream of becoming a doctor. Summer, a senior... Read More

University of Maryland Stabbing Death Investigated as Hate Crime

University of Maryland Stabbing Death Investigated as Hate Crime

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The FBI and local authorities are looking into whether the fatal stabbing of a Black college student who was killed while visiting the University... Read More

White Privilege: Man Allegedly Drugs, Rapes Sister, Gets Slap on the Wrist

White Privilege: Man Allegedly Drugs, Rapes Sister, Gets Slap on the Wrist

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A White California man who allegedly drugged then raped his 16-year-old sister was sentenced to three years with all but 240 days suspended in... Read More