• Have You Seen Keira Bergman? Search For Missing Arizona Teen Continues
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    Though Arizona teen Kiera Bergman has been missing over a week, her boyfriend’s arrest hasn’t helped police find her. Bergman’s boyfriend was arrested not on suspicion that he’s responsible for her disappearance but for identity theft, something police only found out about when they questioned him about her. ABC15.com reports: Police say... Read more »
  • Rudy Giuliani: ‘Truth Isn’t Truth’
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    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) WASHINGTON (AP) — “Truth isn’t truth,” says President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani, explaining why he’s wary about pushing the president into an interview that he says could be a perjury trap. Giuliani’s statement is reminiscent of a comment from another Trump aide last year about “alternative facts.” Giuliani... Read more »
  • Former U.N. Secy. General Kofi Annan Dead At 80
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    (Martial Trezzini, Keystone via AP, File) ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — Kofi Annan, a charismatic global diplomat and the first black African to become United Nations secretary-general who led the world body through one of its most turbulent periods, died early Saturday at age 80. Tributes flowed in from around the world after... Read more »
  • Women, Especially Black Women Win Big In Primaries – Will That Mean Change In November?
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    (Joe Ellis/The Clarion-Ledger via AP, File) ATLANTA (AP) — Women are not just running for office in record numbers this year — they are winning. More women than ever before have won major party primaries for governor, U.S. Senate and House this year — setting a U.S. record and paving the way... Read more »
  • As Summer Winds Down, Racist Pool Incidents Keep Happening
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    With just a couple of weeks before the new school year started, a Monmouth County, New Jersey officially decided it was time to end a swimming pool policy that discriminated against low-income, mostly Black and Hispanic, kids. There was no shortage of poolside racial discrimination cases in 2018—from Pool Patty to... Read more »
  • Here’s Everything We Know About Aretha Franklin Tributes And Funeral Arrangements
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    A major gathering in Harlem was planned for Sunday to honor the life and legacy of the legendary Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, as preparation continued for an MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) tribute and the singer’s funeral. The Rev. Al Sharpton, founder and CEO of the National Action Network, and... Read more »
  • Omarosa’s Publisher Responds To Trump’s Legal Threats
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    Omarosa Manigault Newman released her tell-all book, “Unhinged: An Insider’s Account of the Trump White House,” three days ago and it has sent Donald Trump into a frenzy. The president has ranted on Twitter, his staff members have been forced to defend themselves on cable news and now Trump... Read more »
  • Kroger Rolls Out Driverless Cars For Grocery Deliveries
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      SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — At a time when big-box retailers are trying to offer the same conveniences as their online competitors, the biggest U.S. grocery chain is testing the use of driverless cars to deliver groceries in a Phoenix suburb. Kroger’s pilot program launched Thursday morning with a robotic vehicle parked... Read more »
  • Friend Who Found Bobbi Kristina’s Body, Dies Of Drug Overdose
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    Max Lomas, the close friend of Bobbi Kristina Brown who found her body in the bathtub, has also died in the same manner – from a drug overdose, according to TMZ. A law enforcement source in Mississippi tells TMZ Lomas was at a friend’s home Wednesday and went into the bathroom. His friend grew... Read more »
  • ‘I Grabbed Him Good Between His Legs’: 74-Year-Old Woman Fights Back Against Alleged Robber in Parking Lot
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      A 74-year-old Birmingham, Ala., woman defended herself from a robbery and beating in a store parking, before some good citizens stepped in and rescued her. “I just knew that was it for me,’’ Brenda Stinson told  AL.com “I just thought I wasn’t going to be here no more.” But Ms. Stinson wasn’t going to... Read more »