Detroit Sick-Out Shuts Down 94 Schools

Detroit Sick-Out Shuts Down 94 Schools

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A massive teacher sick-out shut down 94 schools in Detroit on Monday as teachers protested Saturday's news that the district won't be able… Read More

Lawsuit: Woman Assaulted, Dragged by Chicago Cops

Lawsuit: Woman Assaulted, Dragged by Chicago Cops

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Two Chicago police officers are accused of assaulting a reverend during a road rage incident. In 2013, Rev. Catherine Brown says she… Read More

S.F. Police Chief Releases Racist Texts Sent By Cops

S.F. Police Chief Releases Racist Texts Sent By Cops

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San Francisco's police chief has released transcripts of a former lieutenant and two former officers exchanging racist text messages. Investigators… Read More

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Man Indicted in Death of Saints Player Will Smith

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A business owner and semiprofessional football player was indicted Thursday on a second-degree murder charge in the shooting death of retired New… Read More

Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Breaks Silence

Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Breaks Silence

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Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts gave his first interview since being fired from his position to CBS News Justice and Homeland Security… Read More

Rev. Samuel 'Billy' Kyles, Civil Rights Leader and MLK Aide,Dies

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Rev. Samuel "Billy" Kyles, a civil rights leader who was among the last to be with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. when he was assassinated died… Read More

Orlando Police Chief to Cops: 'Stop Excessive Force'

Orlando Police Chief to Cops: 'Stop Excessive Force'

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Orlando’s Police Department is the subject of a number of police brutality lawsuits. The department has also been criticized for officers’… Read More

Sister: Prince Has No Known Will

Sister: Prince Has No Known Will

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Prince’s sister says the superstar musician had no known will and filed paperwork Tuesday asking a Minneapolis court appoint a special administrator… Read More

LGBT Discrimination Law: 54 Arrested at North Carolina Statehouse

LGBT Discrimination Law: 54 Arrested at North Carolina Statehouse

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A day of protests and arrests around North Carolina’s statehouse marked what’s likely to be weeks of impassioned debate over a law limiting… Read More

Judge to Decide If Freddie Gray Officer Will Testify

Judge to Decide If Freddie Gray Officer Will Testify

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A Baltimore judge will hear a motion by prosecutors to compel a second police officer to testify against his colleague on charges stemming from the… Read More

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