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Peter Limone, who spent 33 years in prison for murder he didn’t commit, dies at 83

Peter J. Limone spent 33 years in prison for a murder he didn’t commit, then became a local legend after winning his freedom and a $101.7 million …

This is what you get, Mr. Speaker

By Dana Milbank<p>Dana Milbank<p>Op-ed columnist covering national politics<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Columnist<p>This, Mr. Speaker, is what you get for embracing Donald Trump.<p>When Paul D. Ryan , after a long Hamlet routine, decided to get behind Trump last year, he took a calculated risk that the erratic presidential …

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Cop Who Shot Terence Crutcher Has History Of Drug Use, Domestic Disturbances

There is a double standard in how we talk about the characters of cops vs. their civilian suspects of color.<p>A federal investigation is looking into the police shooting of Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, Oklahoma, which has also prompted a deeper probe into the history and past conduct of the cop …

5 takeaways from Tuesday's primaries

<b>(CNN) —</b> Bernie Sanders teed up the Midwest as a battleground on Tuesday night as he knocked off Hillary Clinton in a down-to-the-wire Michigan primary.<p>Donald Trump, meanwhile, crushed it on the Republican side -- notching wins in Hawaii, Michigan and Mississippi. Ted Cruz picked up Idaho. But Marco …

The forgotten way African Americans stayed safe in a racist America

By Ana Swanson<p>Ana Swanson<p>Reporter<p>Bio Follow<p>For African American travelers, much of the U.S. could be a hateful and dangerous place, even into the 1960's.<p>Jim Crow laws across the South mandated that restaurants, hotels, pool halls and parks strictly separate whites and blacks. Lynchings kept blacks …

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First Freddie Gray Trial Ends in Hung Jury; Mistrial Declared

A mistrial was declared in the trial of a Baltimore police officer charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray after the jury failed to …

No Criminal Charges to Be Filed Against Chicago Cop Involved in Deadly Ronald Johnson Shooting

Dash cam video and 911 calls from a police-involved shooting in Chicago were released today by Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez as she said …

Suspect Stood Over Pregnant Pastor’s Wife After Shooting Her and Watched Her Bleed, Court Documents Say

Two people have been charged in connection with the killing of an Indiana pastor's pregnant wife during a burglary, officials said, and court …

5 People Shot During Protest in Minneapolis

Five people were shot late Monday near a Black Lives Matter protest in Minneapolis.<p>"Minneapolis Police responded to 1400 Morgan Avenue North on the …

Chicago Cop Who Allegedly Shot Teen Laquan McDonald 16 Times Charged With Murder

A Chicago police officer has been charged with murder after fatally shooting a teen in 2014, allegedly hitting the teen 16 times and firing shots …

Daniel Holtzclaw, Police Sexual Assault, and the Terror of Being Uncared for

November 09, 2015<p>read<p>add comment<p><b>by Kimberly Foster @KimberlyNFoster</b><p>Last week the trial began for Daniel Holtzclaw in Oklahoma City. Holtzclaw, a …

Women will not earn as much as men for more than 100 years

The annual Global Gender Gap Index launched on Wednesday night, and the findings aren't hugely encouraging for female workers.<p>The report, which looks at the gender gap in health, education, politics, economics, and other factors, shows that the gap between men and women in terms of health, …

The inconvenient truth: There's no easy military answer to war on ISIS

<b>(CNN) —</b> ISIS has metastasized into something many predicted, but most prayed would never happen: a nihilistic group of militants that has both a safe haven in an anarchic land and cells in Europe able to attack civilian targets.<p>France, Russia and the coalition of Western countries now sound more …

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Can we care about terrorism and campus activism at the same time?

After an international tragedy like the terrorist acts in Paris last week, we perform a relatively new social media ritual: We attempt to collectively rank the importance of various injustices. Some of us are outraged that attacks in Western Europe have garnered more attention than similar violence …

Paris attacks at a glance: Thursday's developments

<b>(CNN) —</b> French investigators said Thursday that Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the suspected mastermind of the Paris terrorist attacks, died Wednesday in a major police operation in Saint-Denis, a suburb of the city.<p>Another key suspect linked to Friday's atrocities by ISIS attackers in the French capital is …

Paris Attacks: Syria Refugees in France's 'Jungle' Fear Backlash

World<p>CALAIS, France — At the vast, squalid camp known as “The Jungle,” the Paris terrorist attacks have only added to the troubles facing refugees and migrants.<p>“We escaped the war,” says Ahmed, a 29-year old who came to France from Syria. “The war followed us to here.”<p>The mechanical engineer fled …

Paris Attack: PM Valls Cites Risk of Biological, Chemical Attack

World<p>France's prime minister called for the country's state of emergency be extended for another three months on Thursday, warning that there "could also be a risk" of an attack using chemical or biological weapons.<p>"Terrorism hit France not because of what it is doing in Iraq and Syria ... but for …

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House passes bill to bar Syrian refugees from U.S. without more vetting

WASHINGTON — The House passed a bill Thursday to halt the admission of Syrian refugees into the U.S. until they undergo a more stringent vetting process — the strictest ever required for people fleeing a war-torn nation.<p>The legislation, passed by a vote of 289-137, was rushed through in response to …

Black Women Matter, a Poem

A week without violence, seems far fetched<p>When the resources available have been thinly stretched<p>You couldn't even fathom what I have gone through<p>Because I have to be "strong", yet these emotions brew<p>You get to be the face of a "true" American and womanhood too<p>While I sit in the shadows and quietly …

Base anxiety? Donald Trump refuses to say that he’s neither a racist nor a homophobe

Don Lemon asked him direct questions, Trump provided long-winded non-answers<p>Scott Eric Kaufman<p>October 1, 2015 3:38pm (UTC)<p>Don Lemon spoke to GOP front-runner Donald Trump on Wednesday and asked him whether appearing before lily-white, conservative Christian audiences would create the impression …

Police marksman removed from duties after failing hearing test wins discrimination claim

Employment tribunal hears Pc Bruce Shields, 39, never had operational difficulty during his "distinguished" 12 years of firearms service<p>A distinguished police firearms officer who was removed from his post after failing a hearing test has won a discrimination claim.<p>Pc Bruce Shields, 39, had …

Women kicked off Wine Train file race discrimination lawsuit

Members of a mostly African American book club, booted from the Napa Valley Wine Train in August after they were accused of being loud and boisterous, sued the train’s owners for racial discrimination Thursday, charging they were humiliated in front of other passengers and defamed on social …

Carly’s caustic coverage: Why feminists are throwing her off the bus

When Hillary Clinton first ran for president eight years ago, much of the coverage reflected the excitement surrounding a woman trying to shatter the ultimate glass ceiling.<p>Now that Carly Fiorina is getting traction in the Republican race, the media’s reaction is, shall we say, more muted.<p>The New …

Has recognition that 'black' and 'brilliant' coexist finally arrived?

Black genius is having an unapologetic moment, allowing our intelligence to shine without shame or reservation<p>“Genius” has never been the default setting we have for considering black men or women in this country, no matter how brilliant they are.<p>But black genius is having an unapologetic moment, …

5 Best DIY homemade organic products using coconut oil

<b>Coconut Toothpaste</b>:<p>Don’t get shocked, you can actually make toothpaste easily at home using natural ingredients like coconut oil. You just need 2 …

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Police: Officer killed in mall shooting; suspect charged

FOREST ACRES, S.C. (AP) — Police Officer Gregory Alia had welcomed a baby son into the world just months before a man with a stolen gun killed the …