• Minnesota Student Beats Black Teacher But Walks Free
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    A Minnesota student who viciously beat a Black teacher was released without bail Thursday after a court hearing. Corey David Burfield, 18, of St. Paul, was charged with one count of first-degree assault and one count of third-degree assault in the violent beating of school aide Mohammed Dukuly on Tuesday (May 22) at... Read more »
  • Philly Father In Critical Condition After Shielding Daughter In Ex-Wife Shooting
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    Yuri Arcurs A Philadelphia father is in critical condition after he shielded his daughter in a revenge shooting that was generated by an online conflict. People.com: Last Sunday afternoon, the daughter of Frederick Waring, 74, got married in a ceremony at a Philadelphia mosque. The 23-year-old bride posted a “just married” photo on Facebook. Philadelphia... Read more »
  • Two Injured In Indiana School Shooting
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    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A male student armed with two handguns opened fire at a suburban Indianapolis middle school Friday morning, wounding another student and a teacher before being taken into custody, authorities said. Seventh-grader Ethan Stonebraker said the science teacher likely prevented even more injuries by confronting the shooter, who... Read more »
  • Cyntoia Brown’s Fate Lies In The Hands Of White Governor Who Has Never Granted Clemency
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    After 12 years in prison, Cyntoia Brown had a clemency hearing on May 23 in Tennessee, which would allow for her release—but now her fate is in limbo. Brown was 16 years old when she shot and killed Johnny Mitchell Allen, 43, in self-defense. She thought he was reaching for a gun after... Read more »
  • Texas School Shooting Survivors Meet With Governor
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    (AP Photo/Eric Gay) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Survivors of last week’s shooting at a high school near Houston told gripping stories of dodging bullets, hiding from the attacker and seeing classmates get shot as they pleaded with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday for more armed security to keep campuses safe. The... Read more »
  • What Impact Will NFL Anthem Rules Have On The Upcoming Season?
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    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook. The question is whether they intend to escalate their protests in some way. “The owners can try... Read more »
  • Rachel Dolezal Facing Charges Of Welfare Fraud
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    We wouldn’t wanna be Rachel Dolezal, er, excuse us, we mean Nkechi Diallo (her new name) right about now. The black wanna-be and former Tacoma, Washington NAACP chapter president is facing 15 years behind bars. She’s been accused of 1st Degree Theft by Welfare Fraud, Perjury in the 2nd Degree, and False Verification for... Read more »
  • Black Law Firm Wins Largest Jury Verdict For Rape In U.S. History
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    A Black law firm made history this week when a jury awarded $1 billion in damages to a victim of sexual assault. The Tuesday verdict in the case of Hope Cheston set a national record for a pay out from a rape case, Chris Stewart, of Stewart, Seay & Felton... Read more »
  • Michelle Obama’s Book Cover For Upcoming ‘Becoming’ Memoir Revealed
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    Michelle Obama posed for a beautiful photo for her upcoming Becoming memoir. The cover for the highly anticipated book was revealed Thursday (May 24). For all of the former first lady’s fans, they can pre-order Becoming or get their hands on the book when it is released on November 13 by Penguin... Read more »
  • Korean Boss Who Slapped Black Female Employee Facing Charges
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    A Korean man who slapped his employee is pulling a Donald Trump by telling a blatant lie that he didn’t touch her, even though witnesses confirmed the assault and it’s on camera. On Friday, May 18, at Doo’s Seafood in Snellville, Georgia, which is about 40 minutes outside of Atlanta, Markus Moultrie’s order was... Read more »