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Man Indicted After Being Accused Of Killing Nipsey Hussle
A grand jury indicted 29-year-old Eric Ronald Holder Jr. on charges that include murder related to the rapper's death in Los Angeles. He pleaded not guilty on Tuesday.
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Police Investigating Students For Allegedly Tainting Crepes With Bodily Fluids
At least eight middle school kids in Ohio could face felony assault charges depending on the results of a forensic investigation.
Arizona Prisons Ban Book On Black Men In The Justice System
“Chokehold: Policing Black Men" examines law enforcement and mass incarceration through its treatment of African American men.
Ex-NFL Player Kellen Winslow Jr. Accused Of Raping 3 Women
Prosecutors said Winslow raped a homeless woman and two others. The 35-year-old has pleaded not guilty to 12 counts.
Dangerous Storm Spurs Tornadoes In Southern Plains
An intense storm system swept through Oklahoma, western Texas and southern Kansas on Monday, spawning several tornadoes that caused some damage.
NXIVM Guru Keith Raniere Wanted Women To Be 'Hungry Dogs': Witness
By Tom Hays, AP
A former devotee testified in court that Raniere would make female members paddle each other if they disobeyed him.
San Francisco District Attorney Condemns Raid On Journalist's Home
The city's police raided a reporter’s home in a probe of leaked information about Public Defender Jeff Adachi’s death.
Convicted Russian Agent Maria Butina Pleads For Money In Video From Jail
Butina, who is serving 18 months in jail, is asking for the public's help to pay her legal fees.
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House Explosion Leaves One Dead, Two Injured In Southern Indiana
Only the home's foundation and what appears to be its basement remained after it exploded in Jeffersonville just before 5 a.m. Sunday.
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Navy Submarine Sailors Kept 'Rape' Lists Of Female Colleagues, Military Probe Finds
One woman told investigators the lists made “her question all males on the boat."
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Trayvon Martin's Mom, Sybrina Fulton, Is Running For Miami-Dade County Commission
Fulton became a passionate gun control and anti-poverty activist after the shooting death of her unarmed teenage son.
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Kirsten Gillibrand Claims Anti-Abortion Laws Are Not Christian
The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, who identifies as Catholic, said that free will is a core tenet of Christianity.
White Students Wear Cornrows And Bandanas As Costumes For High School ‘Thug Day’
The outfits sparked controversy online, with many criticizing the students for appropriating and mocking black culture.
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Veteran Was Hiking Appalachian Trail To Overcome PTSD When Fatally Stabbed
“To survive those deployments in Iraq and to die like this is just devastating,” Ronald Sanchez's former wife said.
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Chelsea Manning Jailed For Refusing Grand Jury Testimony
The former Army intelligence analyst said she would rather "starve to death" than cooperate with prosecutors.
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Michelle Obama To Make Her Essence Festival Debut In New Orleans
The festival will celebrate its 25th anniversary this year.
Chelsea Manning To Ask Court To Quash New Grand Jury Subpoena
By Mark Hosenball, Reuters
The former Army intelligence analyst faces a new subpoena to testify before a grand jury about her contacts with WikiLeaks.
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I Was That Woman Who Doesn't Like Other Women
, Guest Writer
In hindsight, I can see how much my friendships were influenced by my own internalized misogyny.
Pregnant Teen's Baby Cut From Womb After Her Murder, Police Say
Marlen Ochoa-Uriostegui, 19, had been missing for weeks when her body was found behind a home in Chicago's Southwest Side.
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Police Raid Dallas Catholic Diocese For Documents On Sex Abuse Allegations
By David Warren, AP
The Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests applauded investigators for digging into the diocese's "secret archives."
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Woman Killed By Texas Officer Was Told To Undergo Mental Health Evaluation
Pamela Turner, who was shot five times, had reportedly been known to police.
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5-Year-Old Brings Crack Cocaine To Preschool: Police
Police say the boy told a teacher's aide that the person who handed him the bag told him to hide it.
Judge In Bill Cosby Case Disputes Appeal, Points To Comedian's 'Signature' Crime
By Maryclaire Dale, AP
The disgraced entertainer is appealing his 2018 sexual assault conviction from jail.
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Texas Officer Fires 5 Shots At Woman, Killing Her, After Struggle With Taser
Before she died, the woman can be heard in a video shouting, "I'm pregnant."
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Supreme Court's Divisions Over Death Penalty On Display In Handling Of Two Cases
By Lawrence Hurley, Reuters
Liberal and conservative justices are split over recent attempts by two inmates in Alabama and Texas seeking stays on their executions.
STEM School Shooting Hero Who Charged Gunman Shares Dream Of Becoming EMT
Joshua Jones, 18, was shot twice after attempting to disarm one of the shooters at his Colorado school last week.
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