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Angela Davis: ‘unbroken line of police violence in US back to slavery’

Photograph: Richard Saker for the Guardian<p>‘People like to point to Obama and hold him responsible for the madness’ … Angela Davis.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/12/12/1418409044127/22222017-14e4-49de-aef6-b55a29c1e4ab-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Richard Saker for …

1844-1877

As the nation expanded and its population grew, regional tensions, especially over slavery, led to a civil war—the course and aftermath of which …

Black History

Make Bread in the Slow Cooker

Want some fresh bread? The oven isn’t the only option for baking bread at home, Emma Christensen of the kitchn suggests tossing some dough into your crock pot for some warm homemade bread. It turns out that the “High” setting on most slow cookers just happens to heat the pot to the right …

Flint Fire Department now accepting applications for firefighter-EMT and trainee positions

FLINT, MI -- The city of Flint is looking to fill firefighter-EMT and trainee positions at the Flint Fire Department<p>The city is now accepting …

Race Issues Raised When Oakland Firefighter, Kids Detained By Police Officer

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) — A black Oakland firefighter has filed a complaint with the Oakland Police Department after he and his young kids were detained by …

16 Habits Of Highly Sensitive People

Do you feel like you reflect on things more than everyone else? Do you find yourself worrying about how other people feel? Do you prefer quieter, less chaotic environments?<p>If the above sound true to you, you may be highly sensitive. The personality trait -- which was first researched by Elaine N. …

West Now - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

What happens in Vegas.........Never Stays in Vegas!!!!!!!! Pt. 1

Some of my family got together and went on a Vegas vacation this past week. Husband and I are trying to stack our money, not blow it so we opted out. …

To Husband

Husband,<p>I love you! I love you! I love you! I cannot count the ways nor will a Shakespearean soliloquy of any sort, render the depth of my affection …

Sunday Brunch- A Response to a Police Officer's Wife's reaction to the Ferguson Missouri Incident

Kristi Neace is a "Christian author. International/National speaker. Women's Speaker. Police Wife. Books. Bible Studies. Bible teacher." She recently …

Running a Red Light Is The Best Traffic Mistake This Woman Could Have Made Because it Saved Her Life

When Officer Jason Gates walked up to the woman he had pulled over for running a red light, he noticed that she was acting very strange.<p>Gates told …

Two arrested in Bali after US woman's body found in suitcase

<b>Police on the Indonesian island of Bali have arrested two people after the body of an American woman was found in a suitcase.</b><p>The woman's daughter, 19, and her boyfriend, 21, were detained by police on the resort island on Wednesday.<p>The victim, identified as 62-year-old Sheila von Wiese-Mack, was …

8 firefighters burned battling California wildfire

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Eight firefighters who suffered minor burns while battling a wildfire in Northern California left the hospital Saturday as crews …

A Memory- Me, A Van, An Old Lady, a Pitbull, and a Shadow

THIS IS A TRUE STORY. I AM NOT MAKING ANY OF THIS UP.<p>I had to say that because people I've shared this with previously haven't believed me at first …

Cheerleading squad takes on Internet fire challenge

WARRENSVILLE, Ohio - The cheerleading squad at one Cleveland-area high school dared teens to take on an Internet challenge just in time for the start …

Reno's DRI collecting firefighters' stories

As part of a study of wildfire behavior, researchers at Nevada's Desert Research Institute want to hear firefighters' experiences, and they have …

Fire Safety Day, an Ebook by Nevada Photo Source

Nevada Photo Source founder/photojournalist Cathleen Allison has been creating images of the news, sports, events and people of Northern Nevada for …

Firefighters Don't Get Weight Advice

There's good news and bad news for two groups that the CDC keeps tabs on regarding obesity.<p>First, the good news: fewer kids in New York City public …

Denver Paramedic Alan Anderson Competes in Skin Wars, a New Reality TV Show

When he isn't painting people, Anderson fights fires in Broomfield.<p>Courtesy of <i>Skin Wars</i><p>Anderson's infatuation with body painting started early on. "I …

North Jersey

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New information in the death of New Carlisle firefighter

We have new information in the death of a New Carlisle firefighter.<p>The LaPorte County Coroner says Assistant Chief Jamie Middlebrook died from a …

How Inmates Will Protect California This Summer

As one of the most threatening wildfire seasons in state history looms, Californians will be relying on some unlikely protectors: prisoners.<p>More than 4,300 inmates live at approximately 40 locations across California as part of the Conservation Camp Program, which allows low-risk prisoners to spend …

The Fire Hydrant Gets a Makeover + This Is Why You Should Care

Fire hydrants aren’t something we usually think of until we get a ticket for parking next to one. But retired NYC firefighter George Sigelakis has spent a lot of time thinking about them. He’s been working on revolutionizing the century-old design for about 20 years at his company Sigelock Systems. …

Study Shows Firefighters Don't Get Enough Sleep

Many firefighters suffer from lack of sleep. Fatigue is more serious than falling asleep at a desk; for firefighters, it can lead to injury on the …