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On This Day: Black Abolitionists Rescue Escaped Slave from Courthouse

On This Day: Black Abolitionists Rescue Escaped Slave from Courthouse

It was 168 years ago when a group of abolitionists stormed a Boston courthouse to rescue a runaway slave.

Classroom, muslim girl, Muslim Student Hospitalized After School Attack

Muslim Girl Gets Death Threat, Note That Says, ‘You’re a Terrorist’

A 10-year-old Muslim schoolgirl found two alarming handwritten notes in her cubby at a Boston-area…

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving Enrolls in Program for Pro Athletes at Harvard Business School

Celtics’ Kyrie Irving was among a group of professional athletes who were at Harvard University…

'I Don't Trust the Police' article/caro

ACLU: Boston Police Department Unjustly Spied on Muslims & African-Americans

The Boston Police Department unjustly spied on thousands of social media posts, specifically targeting Muslims…

Bill Cosby

Defamation Case Against Bill Cosby Under Consideration

A federal appeals court will examine a defamation lawsuit filed against famed actor and comedian…

Court Finds ‘Legitimate’ Reason for Black Men to Flee from Police

A Massachusetts court says Black men who try to avoid an encounter with Boston police…

Racial Controversy at Historic High School Results in Resignations

Top administrators from the nation’s oldest public school resigned last week, just over five months…

President Barack Obama answers questions during his new conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room

Obama addresses Syria, Immigration, Boston, the F.B.I.

President Barack Obama strongly suggested Tuesday he’d consider military action against Syria if it can…

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Marathon Bomber Charged With Using Weapon of Mass Destruction

Federal prosecutors announced terrorism charges against the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing on…

Boston Marathon explosions suspect in custody

Boston Marathon Suspect Arrested

A law enforcement official briefed on the investigation says a suspect has been taken into…