MI Restaurant Accused of Discriminating Against Black Women

MI Restaurant Accused of Discriminating Against Black Women

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A group of African-American women say they were asked to leave a popular Michigan restaurant Saturday night to make room for other customers, BLAC Detroit reports.... Read More

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After Failing Background Checks, Staffers Escorted from White House

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Six White House employees were escorted from the Executive Mansion after failing to pass FBI background checks. According to Western Journalism, the staffers failed to... Read More

Video Shows Restrained Man Being Pepper-Sprayed by Ohio Police

Video Shows Restrained Man Being Pepper-Sprayed by Ohio Police

by Shantell E. Jamison

In October, Charles Wade was booked in Dayton, Ohio’s Montgomery County Jail, the same place a woman named Amber Swink had been pepper-sprayed while... Read More

NYPD Cop Shoots Pregnant Teen with Taser

NYPD Cop Shoots Pregnant Teen with Taser

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A pregnant woman was shot with a taser by a NYPD officer in the Bronx, and the chaotic scene was caught on camera, WABC reports. Dailene... Read More

Coast Guard Tracking Russian Spy Ship Near U.S Navy Base

Coast Guard Tracking Russian Spy Ship Near U.S Navy Base

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U.S. officials are tracking a Russian spy ship that cruised up the East Coast to within 30 miles of the U.S. Naval Submarine Base... Read More

Man Charged in Takiya Holmes Shooting Death

Man Charged in Takiya Holmes Shooting Death

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Police say a Chicago man is in custody following the death of an 11-year-old girl who was struck by a stray bullet on the... Read More

Chicago Family Hit By All Too Familiar Tragedy

Chicago Family Hit By All Too Familiar Tragedy

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UPDATE: We are sad to report that Takiya Holmes, 11, passed away early Tuesday morning in her mother’s arms. In an ugly incident on... Read More

Flint Water Crisis: State of Michigan to No Longer Pay Bills

Flint Water Crisis: State of Michigan to No Longer Pay Bills

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City officials say the state will stop paying for Flint’s drinking water and end water credits for customers beginning March 1. MLive reports that in... Read More

No Charges for Chicago Officer Who Fatally Shot Quintonio LeGrier and Bettie Jones

No Charges for Chicago Officer Who Fatally Shot Quintonio LeGrier and Bettie Jones

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A Chicago police officer who fatally shot 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and Bettie Jones, 55, while responding to a domestic violence 911 call will not... Read More

Child Allegedly Kicked Out of Class After Mom Questions ‘American’ History Display

Child Allegedly Kicked Out of Class After Mom Questions ‘American’ History Display

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A Georgia mother is upset after she says her son was kicked out of class for no real reason. WSB-TV reports that Kendra Molden of... Read More