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A coalition of more than 60 Asian-American groups filed a federal discrimination complaint against Harvard University, claiming racial bias in undergraduate admissions. Asian-American students with...
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Civil War re-enactor Philip Brown continued his walk across the eastern part of North Carolina Friday when he headed toward the Duke Homestead. Brown was joined Friday by other re-enactors in...
2015/05/22 17:48
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... clubs engaged in a daylight gun battle in Waco, Texas. This combat involved hundreds of people. The mall where the riot occurred was left resembling a war zone, with hundreds of spent...
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... wage by 67% over the next five years, but are their fears overblown? Following the lead of Seattle and San Francisco, L.A. became the biggest city in the nation to adopt a $15-an-hour wage...
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Johns Hopkins and Maryland first faced one another on a lacrosse field in 1895. A couple of World Wars, the Great Depression, the Civil Rights movement, the disco era and '80s hair later, Denver faced...
2015/05/22 13:03
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The U.S. Department of Justice, in a 29-page letter issued Thursday to county officials, says conditions violate the U.S. Constitution because threat of harm amounts to cruel and unusual punishment...
2015/05/22 10:29
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Arusha — Torture, muffling victims' cries of pain, removing their bodies in the night: these are some of the accusations against the youth of the ruling party in Burundi. The warning comes in a letter...
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Dated at Altamonte Springs, Seminole County, Florida, this 11th day of May, IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR BREVARD COUNTY FEDERAL...
2015/05/22 02:55
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... the Observer on Thursday that she has urged Carlee to hire Kerr Putney, the longest-serving of the department's five deputy chiefs. He oversees training, the crime analysis division and the...
2015/05/22 01:34
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For the first time in his life, Jake Bass isn't scared to call a police officer. The Roosevelt High School sophomore now has a cop's card in his wallet. Maybe he'd even invite the officer over for...
2015/05/22 01:09
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Hinds County's ability to house and protect prisoners. Today, the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division announced that it has completed its investigation of the Hinds County Adult...
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... to kidnapping, related to the Attica uprising and retaking. But only one law enforcement official – a state trooper – ever was charged with criminal wrongdoing: reckless endangerment. And...
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... in time. And for an unfathomable reason each such journey conjures up a different aspect of the Nakba, the “Catastrophe” that saw the Palestinians dispossessed from their homes in...
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... appears to have been no follow-up by Fisher regarding at least four specific inmate claims of brutality. Fisher did express concerns about “developing inmate confidence in the integrity and...
2015/05/21 17:17
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Police Commissioner Anthony Batts says violence is out of control in the Western District in part because his officers find themselves surrounded by people with video cameras every time they show up...
2015/05/21 09:45
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CAUGHT IN THE TUSSLE. The Manor (in photo) in Camp John Hay is one of the locators caught in a legal tussle between Camp John Hay Development Corp. (CJHDevCo) and BCDA. Photo from Camp John Hay...
2015/05/21 08:18
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Burundi president appeals for ethnic harmony Nkurunziza said the risk of the country descending once again into genocide or civil war was too great. A screengrab picture shows thousands of...
2015/05/21 05:35
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... Sabah Women's Advisory Council (MPWS) has worked hard to increase the representation of women at all levels of decision-making in the State Administration. Speaking at a gathering...
2015/05/21 04:39
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Orleans congressman on Wednesday asked the Justice Department to launch a sweeping investigation of the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office, citing recent articles in The Advocate detailing allegations...
2015/05/21 02:51
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WASHINGTON – In the wake of the death of Freddie Gray and the protests that followed in Baltimore, black civic leaders continue to call for wholesale changes in policing and an end to police brutality...
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