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Trevor Noah Eviscerates Donald Trump's Love Of Stop-And-Frisk

Donald Trump is a big proponent of stop-and-frisk policing, but Trevor Noah blasted the Donald’s affection for the controversial program on Thursday’s “The Daily Show.” Noah pointed out how the program once used by New York City police...Show More Summary

Nate Parker Tells '60 Minutes' He Won't Apologize

Nate Parker, the “Birth of a Nation” director, co-writer and star, sat down with “60 Minutes” for his first televised interview since rape allegations from his past resurfaced last month. Parker and his “Birth of a Nation” co-writer Jean Celestin were accused of sexually assaulting a fellow student in 1999 during their time at Penn State. Show More Summary

Dietrich High School: Investigation Finds White Football Players Raped Black Disabled Teammate with Hanger

White Dietrich High School football players in Idaho “more likely than not” viciously raped a black, mentally disabled teammate with a coat-hanger in a locker room last October, according to newly released findings from a school district investigation. Show More Summary

U.S. to Hand Over Control of the Internet ‘Address Book’ to ICANN

A tiny branch of the U.S. Commerce Department is preparing to hand over control of the Internet’s “address book,” the highest level of the domain naming structure (DNS) to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a Los Angeles-based nonprofit, effective Oct. 1, Ars Technica reports. Republican lawmakers have tried to block the move, […]

Wells Fargo in Trouble Again, This Time for Illegal Car Repossessions

Just when it looked like things could not get worse for Wells Fargo, took another beating Thursday when it agreed to pay $24 million for improperly repossessing cars it financed for members of the U.S. military. A Justice Department investigation revealed that from 2008 until the middle of last year, the bank had repossessed 413 […]

'Container Optics Control' - It Is A Certainty That The "9 Year Old Little Black Girl In Charlotte" Who Was USED As A Stage Prop Was Told NOTHING About The "6 Year Old Little Black Boy In New Orleans" Who As Shot In The Stomach When A Street Pirate Ambush


Creepy Killer Clown Sightings: Are They Real or Just a Hoax? 

It started in August when people in Greenville County, SC., reported seeing a creepy clown lurking near the woods. Others said the clown was trying to lure children in the woods by offering them money. Then more people came forward saying the clown was in various parts of town, sometimes standing and simply staring at […]

Congress Adjourns for the Election, but Still Has Lots of Work To Do

After approving a continuing resolution that funds the federal government through Dec. 9, the 114th Congress adjourned on Thursday for the election, leaving a lot of unresolved issues on the table. The must-pass spending bill, which prevented a government shutdown, also provides funds to address the Zika crisis, gives money to flood victims in Louisiana […]

Mexican-American Studies Ban Unlikely To See Trial This Year

A trial to decide the legality of an Arizona law banning a Mexican-American studies curriculum from public schools has yet to receive a court date and probably won’t be heard until next year. The delay marks a setback for the teachers...Show More Summary

Sister Of Rape Victim Says Nate Parker Is 'Exploiting Her' In New Film

The sister of the young woman who accused “The Birth of a Nation” director Nate Parker of rape in 1999 has spoken out in a powerful op-ed that calls Parker out for “exploiting [her] sister again.” In the op-ed, published in Variety on Thursday, Sharon Loeflerr writes about how her sister’s life was ruined after her rape and subsequent rape trial. Show More Summary

Homeless Learn Coding, Job Skills In Programs That Help Provide Fresh Start

A job readiness boot camp in San Francisco is giving homeless people there the skills they need to help get their lives back on track. Called Code Tenderloin, the nonprofit organization offers free training in resumé writing, job interview...Show More Summary

Hillary Clinton Taps Pusha T For Voter Registration Drive

On Wednesday, Hillary Clinton announced on Twitter a partnership with Pusha T to drive voter registration. Enter to win: meet Pusha T. Register to vote and you’re automatically entered to win. — Hillary Clinton...Show More Summary

The Final Five Takes Over The White House And It's All You'd Hope For

Hi @Instagram! The #FinalFive here, taking over the account as @TeamUSA visits the White House today for a ceremony with President Obama. We were so honored to represent the United States in #Rio2016 and we couldn't be more excited to be here! Stay tuned as we show you what’s up at the White House. Show More Summary

Why Lin-Manuel Miranda Is The Kind Of Hollywood Heavyweight You Can Root For

You can be highbrow. You can be lowbrow. But can you ever just be brow? Welcome to Middlebrow, a weekly examination of pop culture. How does a New York City–born, Puerto Rican, theater-geek Wesleyan grad grow up to be one of the hottest...Show More Summary

Donald Trump’s Reported Overtures To Cuba Could Hit Him Where It Really Hurts

No presidential candidate wants reports about violating a trade embargo to surface weeks before an election, but for Donald Trump, Newsweek’s investigation into his efforts to explore building a casino in Cuba could be devastating in...Show More Summary

Preparing Girls To Succeed In STEM

Hidden Figures is a book by Margot Lee Shetterly turned into a movie based on the story of black women working at NASA in the 1950s space race between the US and the former Soviet Union (USSR). Representation matters! As a young girl, I remember that my pediatrician, a West Indian woman, encouraged my mom to put us in science programs. Show More Summary

Alfre Woodard Makes Emotional Plea For Racial Justice In America

Alfre Woodard says it’s “ridiculous” for people to “vilify” Colin Kaepernick for taking a stance against racial oppression in America. In an interview with People Now, the seasoned actress ? who currently stars in the Netflix series,...Show More Summary

Officer Involved In El Cajon Shooting Had Been Sued, Demoted For Sexual Harassment

One of the police officers involved in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man in El Cajon, California, on Tuesday has been identified as former police Sgt. Richard Gonsalves, who was demoted last year after another officer sued him...Show More Summary

Graphic Body-Cam Footage Shows La. Cops Fatally Shoot 6-Year-Old Autistic Boy

On Wednesday a Louisiana court released body-camera footage of the fatal shooting of a 6-year-old autistic boy. According to CNN, Jeremy Mardis was riding with his father, Christopher Few, in November 2015 when Marksville, La., police attempted to pull him over. The officers, Derrick Stafford, 33, and Norris Greenhouse Jr., 24, claimed that they were […]

Graphic Video Shows Louisiana Officers Open Fire On Vehicle, Killing 6-Year-Old Boy

Warning: This story contains graphic video. A Louisiana judge on Wednesday allowed the public release of footage showing the police shooting that claimed the life of a 6-year-old boy with autism and critically injured his father. Prosecutors...Show More Summary

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