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Morsi Sentenced, Arrests in Migrant Shipwreck, Blue Bell Recall

by Aura Bogado on Apr 21, 2015 10:04AM

Some of Tuesday's big headlines

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Judge Dismisses Charges for Cop Charged for Killing Rekia Boyd

by Julianne Hing on Apr 20, 2015 5:04PM

Dante Servin, a white Chicago detective, had been charged with manslaughter for killing Boyd, a black 22-year-old, in 2012.

Topics: /NOW, Criminal Justice

Experiment Shows Teachers View 'Deshawns' More Harshly Than 'Gregs'

by Julianne Hing on Apr 20, 2015 4:04PM

A social experiment illuminates how perceptions of race affect attitudes.

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Watch The Trailer for Sundance Darling 'Dope'

by Qimmah Saafir on Apr 20, 2015 3:04PM

In a film narrated by Forest Whitaker, a geek who lives in a rough neighborhood goes all out to be cool.

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Killer Mike To Speak At MIT On Race Relations

by Qimmah Saafir on Apr 20, 2015 2:04PM

The rapper continues to address injustice.

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950 Migrants Likely Drowned, Baltimore Police Under Scrutiny, Bobbi Kristina 'Awake'

by Aura Bogado on Apr 20, 2015 10:04AM

Some of Monday's big headlines

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Tulsa Deputy Denies His Missing Training Records Were Faked

by Julianne Hing on Apr 17, 2015 4:04PM

The Tulsa Sheriff's Office cannot locate the paperwork which shows Bates was authorized to carry a firearm.

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Art Institute of Chicago Celebrates the 1960s 'Wall of Respect' Mural

by Qimmah Saafir on Apr 17, 2015 3:04PM

A tribute to black history finally gets its own tribute.

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White Texas Teens Say Sorry for Lynching Freestyle

by Aura Bogado on Apr 17, 2015 3:04PM

In the epithet-filled recording, two white girls from Grapevine, Tex., are heard rapping about killing black, Mexican and Asian people.

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Writer Ayana Byrd: Imagine If Snoop Forcibly Kissed Taylor Swift the Way Madonna Kissed Drake

by Qimmah Saafir on Apr 17, 2015 12:04PM

Enough is enough and "no" means no.

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