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Meet Brooklyn BreYanna Stevenson, the 25th Trans Person Murdered in 2017

Brooklyn BreYanna Stevenson, 31, probably didn’t think the world would know her name, especially due to her untimely death. According to News 4, Stevenson was found dead Monday in an Oklahoma hotel. Around 2:30 a.m., police received calls of a disturbance at the establishment, but have few leads. “Right now, there are no arrests in this case. Anyone with information,

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STL High School Mourns Football Coach’s Death

De Smet Jesuit High School in St. Louis is mourning the death of its assistant football coach after he was apparently shot in the stomach. Jaz Granderson, 27, died Monday. He was a former Kirkwood High School student, Lindenwood University and University of Northern Iowa football player. Police received a report of a shooting at Minnesota

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Facebook Live Feature Captures Chicago Man’s Murder

Chicago police are investigating a Facebook live video that appears to show the fatal wounding of a West Side man who was shot in the Lawndale neighborhood Wednesday evening. The Chicago Tribune reports that 28-year-old Antonio Perkins was shot at the north end of the 1600 block of South Drake Avenue around 8:45 p.m. In the