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Of course, one can’t equate domestic violence in the WNBA with domestic violence in men’s professional sports. Last year… Read More

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The Legacy of Eric Holder

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The family of Michael Brown has filed a civil lawsuit against the city of Ferguson under Missouri's "wrongful death statute,"… Read More

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Loretta Lynch Confirmed as Attorney General

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The highly politicized five-month battle to choose President Barack Obama's next attorney general came to a close Thursday when… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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Experimental Drug Might Stop Ebola

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While the Ebola epidemic in West Africa and beyond has begun to wane, the race to find a drug to help fight, or prevent, another… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

A volunteer Oklahoma deputy charged in the shooting death of an unarmed Black man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to second-degree manslaughter… Read More

DOJ Launches Investigation Into Police Custody Death of Freddie Gray

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Man died of spinal injury after being arrested by Baltimore police

Why Did Freddie Gray Die?

by D. Smith

Freddie Gray died Sunday morning at Shock Trauma as his death came a week after his arrest by Baltimore… Read More

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Teen Gets Accepted Into Seven Ivy League Schools

by The Grio

Daria Rose, a Sacred Heart High School senior, has received 14 acceptance letters to colleges across the country, including 7 Ivy… Read More

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