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2 Killed, 3 Hurt in Shooting at Seattle's 'The Jungle' Homeless Camp

Two people were killed and three others were injured in a "targeted" shooting at a Seattle homeless encampment on Tuesday, police said.<p>The Seattle Police Department said gunfire was reported at around 7:15 p.m. local time (10:15 p.m. ET) in a wooded area known as "The Jungle."<p>Officers discovered …

Homelessness

Do white rappers benefit from 'white privilege'?

<b>If you're trying to get your head around the subtleties of racism in America in 2016, you might not look to a white rapper for words of wisdom. But the artist Macklemore has offered them all the same. Not surprisingly, he's divided opinion online quite sharply.</b><p>Criticism of white acts that find …

Macklemore

Women Who Married Themselves Talk About How It Feels

More and more women are buying into the new-age trend, so we spoke to a few to see if marrying yourself really changes your life.<p>Last year VICE reported on the trend of "Sologamy," the practice of marrying yourself as a way of boosting or affirming your self-esteem. Reports were coming in of women …

Six Cleveland officers sacked after 137 shots killed two unarmed black people

Cleveland officials said on Tuesday that they were sacking six police officers involved in a 137-shot barrage that killed two unarmed black people after a high-speed chase.<p>Those officers included Michael Brelo, a patrolman acquitted of manslaughter charges in May for having fired the last 15 shots …

Law Enforcement

Trump Strong in Three Early States as Clinton and Sanders Battle: Poll

With just four days to go until the Iowa caucuses, Donald Trump has pulled ahead of Ted Cruz with a seven-point lead among likely Iowa GOP caucus-goers, while Hillary Clinton remains just three points in front of Bernie Sanders on the Democratic side, according to a trio of new NBC News/Wall Street …

Government

Spurs' Gregg Popovich, Cavs' Tyronn Lue to coach NBA All-Star teams

San Antonio's Gregg Popovich was humbled by his selection to coach the NBA's West All-Stars, even though Golden State has the best record in the conference.<p>And in the East, Tyronn Lue is already an All-Star coach.<p>The new Cleveland coach will lead the Eastern Conference at next month's NBA All-Star …