Michael Slager

Ex-Policeman Charged in Walter Scott Killing to Plead Guilty to Feds

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The former North Charleston, S.C., police officer who escaped state prosecution for the shooting death of motorist Walter Scott because of a hung jury... Read More

American University

Racist Messages Target AKA Chapter at American University

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American University finds itself investigating a racial incident against a Black Greek-letter organization on its campus, ironically around the same time a Black woman... Read More

Oh Really? Reporter Valerie Hoff Resigns After N-Word ‘Joke’

Oh Really? Reporter Valerie Hoff Resigns After N-Word ‘Joke’

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Despite the apparent seriousness of the the word and the tragic history behind it, for some reason there are still a few White people... Read More

Evander Holyfield’s Son Booked on Drug Charges

Evander Holyfield’s Son Booked on Drug Charges

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Elijah Holyfield, the son of five-time world heavyweight boxing champ, Evander Holyfield, was arrested and booked on marijuana charges, 11 Alive reports. The University... Read More

Wait, Trump Doesn’t Know Why the U.S. Had a Civil War? Uh, Slavery

Wait, Trump Doesn’t Know Why the U.S. Had a Civil War? Uh, Slavery

by Britni Danielle

Just when I think Donald Trump can’t possibly put his foot further into his mouth, the president’s latest comments about the civil war and Andrew Jackson show there’s... Read More

University of Texas Stabbing Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Injured

University of Texas Stabbing Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Injured

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One person is dead and three others were wounded following a stabbing attack that took place at the University of Texas campus Monday. ABC... Read More

Obama

Trump Ends Michelle Obama’s Let Girls Learn Program, Because…Spite?

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It looks like Donald Trump is seriously intent on undoing every single thing President Obama’s administration enacted during his time in the White House, including... Read More

Liberia

12 Lives Claimed as Liberia Hit with Unexplained Illness

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The World Health Organization (WHO) is reporting that a mystery illness has gripped the African nation of Liberia. According to reports illness has claimed the... Read More

Trump

Congress Reaches Spending Deal That Leaves Out Border Wall

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Late Sunday, congressional negotiators for both parties reached an agreement on a massive spending bill that if approved by the House and Senate would... Read More

Jordan Edwards

Why Was a Texas 15-Year-Old Killed by Police as He Left a Party?

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A family and community in suburban Dallas is asking why a 15-year-old who was leaving a party is dead at the hands of a... Read More