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White Student Spits on Black Tourist at African American History ...

A white middle school student spit on a Black tourist at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., on Friday during a school trip. According to reports, the student ...
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Google Accused of Using $5 Gift Cards to Trick Darker-Skinned ...

Tech giant Google is facing scrutiny amid reports that it hired contractors who used tricky tactics to secretly record and collect biometric data from dark-skinned homeless people in Atlanta, Georgia. The bombshell claims are part ...
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T.I. Tears Into Penn State University Alumnus Who Slams Football ...

A viral letter from a couple who once attended Penn State University has attracted the attention of rapper T.I., who did not hold back in his response.News spread Tuesday of a pair of alums who explained ...
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‘I’m Afraid to Send My Son to School’: Arkansas Teacher ...

An Arkansas teacher returned to the classroom this week following a brief administrative leave for spanking an autistic child in class. Now the boy’s mother is frustrated and demanding further action against the handsy teacher. ...
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Judge won’t allow a new trial for A black Man ...

A Missouri judge has denied a petition for a new trial for a man held in prison for 24 years — even though St. Louis’s top prosecutor now says the man is innocent and has ...
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Chief apologizes after horseback officers lead man by rope

 Galveston’s police chief is apologizing after two of his officers, mounted on horseback, led a handcuffed trespassing suspect by a rope through downtown streets. Photos of the Saturday incident went viral on social media. The two ...
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Students Suspended From Fraternity After Posing With Guns in Front ...

Three students from the University of Mississippi were suspended from their fraternity after a photo of them posing with guns in front of an Emmett Till memorial sign went viral. In a statement to ABC News, fraternity ...
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Ohio Man Has Been Hanging Noose Outside His Home for ...

(Atlanta BlackStar) An Ohio resident says one of his neighbors has been hanging a noose outside his home off and on for more than 10 years. The sight shocked people who were apparently seeing it ...
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N.C. County Pool’s Ban on Baggy Pants, Locs and Extensions ...

(Atlanta Black Star) A Wake County, North Carolina, pool owner is so furious over claims his rules are racist that he’s preparing to take legal action. John Freeman owns The Outdoor Recreation Center of Wendell ...
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Outrage Pours Out After Unarmed Father of Three, Ryan Twyman ...

An unarmed Black man was pronounced dead at the scene after Los Angeles County deputies opened fire on him. Now the community is openly expressing outrage. Ryan Twyman was shot and killed in the unincorporated area ...
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California Police Department Under Scrutiny After Video of Officers Holding ...

Authorities in Hawthorne, California, are facing backlash following social media videos of what critics said shows officers using excessive force against an unarmed Black man. The video, posted to Instagram last week, captures the moment ...
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GA Judge Grants $100K Bond to White Woman Who Chased, ...

The Georgia woman accused of chasing and gunning down a Black man after he allegedly fled the scene of a crash was granted bond Friday. Hannah Payne, 21, faces a murder charge in the death ...