Couple Detained At Kuwait Prison to Be Released

Couple Detained At Kuwait Prison to Be Released

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An American couple detained in a Kuwait prison will now go free. U.S Army Veteran Monique Coverson and her partner, Larissa Joseph were sentenced… Read More

Teen Sentenced for Role in Freddie Gray Protests

Teen Sentenced for Role in Freddie Gray Protests

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A teen who smashed a traffic cone through a windshield of a city police car during the unrest following Freddie Gray's death last year in… Read More

Man Gets Shot While Live Streaming

Man Gets Shot While Live Streaming

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Facebook’s “Live” feature allows you to record yourself in real time. But what one Chicago man recorded is shocking. A graphic video… Read More

Clap for Her: Baltimore Mayor Tops 'Tweet Elite'

Clap for Her: Baltimore Mayor Tops 'Tweet Elite'

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Some politicians have the gift of gab, but apparently others, like Baltimore’s Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, have the talent for tweets. “The… Read More

D'Angelo Russell: Over the Line and Way Out of Bounds

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No one wanted to be the last kid selected by their peers during P.E. class. It's pretty lonely standing there alone as one unlucky team leader… Read More

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Detroit School Principals Hit With Bribery Charge

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According to court records, a dozen current and former principals in the Detroit public school system have been charged with bribery. The… Read More

Flying While Black? Black Lives Matter Supporter Kicked Off American Airlines Flight

Flying While Black? Black Lives Matter Supporter Kicked Off American Airlines Flight

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A supporter of the Black Lives Matter movement claims she was booted from an American Airlines aircraft and banned from flying with the commercial… Read More

Fidel Castro Takes Post-Diplomatic Visit Jab at President Obama

Fidel Castro Takes Post-Diplomatic Visit Jab at President Obama

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President Obama's attempt at normalizing relations between the United States and Cuba came with an epilogue written by -- who else? Fidel Castro… Read More

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Female Suicide Bomber Claims She's From #BringBackOurGirls Camp

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A teenager who surrendered before carrying out a suicide bombing attack in northern Cameroon has told authorities she was one of the 276 girls abducted… Read More

Flint residents Marcus Shelton, from left, Roland Young, and Darius Martin walk on an ice-covered street as they retrieve free water. AP

Blame Game Around Flint Water Crisis Heats Up

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As the water crisis in Flint, Mich., shows no signs of abating, Congressional politicians seem nearly deadlocked and a bipartisan plan to give aid… Read More

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