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Sacramento Officers Shoot Stephon Clark 20 Times in His Backyard

They said they thought he had a gun before they killed him. It was his cell phone. Newly released body camera footage shows what happened.

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ICYMI: Junot Díaz Says Debut Children's Book Celebrates Afro-Latinx Experience

“We’re just coming to terms with our complexity.”

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Q-Tip to Play Miles Davis in Nelson George's New Stage Production

“My Funny Valentine” depicts the jazz pioneer in the early 1980s.

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WATCH: Dvsn Mixes Prince and Aaliyah, Creates Your New Favorite Mash-Up

You didn’t ask for vibes. But now you have them. 

Arts & Culture

New Doc Takes Black 'Lady Wrestler' History Beyond the Ropes


After Nearly 45 Years of Incarceration, Herman Bell Wins Parole

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