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The Defense Rests in First Freddie Gray Trial
William Porter is one of six officers charged with his death....


First African-American Woman to Fly U-2 Spy Plane Promoted
Lt. Colonel Merryl Tengesdal is making history....


Denis 'Deso Dogg' Cuspert Killed in ISIS U.S. Airstrike
"Global terrorist" from Germany was a retired rapper who toured with DMX....


Beyoncé, Jay Z Surprise Troops With On the Run Screening
The Carters made New Year's Eve extra special for soldiers overseas....


Obama Names Loretta Lynch to Become Next U.S. Attorney General
The prosecutor will face a tough confirmation process....


Defense Department Will Reconsider Ban on Certain Hairstyles
After complaints from 16 women in the Congressional Black Caucus, the Secretary of Defense calls fo...


Justice Dept.: No Federal Charges in Trayvon Martin Death
The DOJ said there was not enough evidence....


Obama Says Budget Must Balance Economic, National Security
The president warns against "mindless austerity."...


Report: Dark-Skinned Black Girls Receive Harsher Discipline in School
Study finds that darker skinned African-American girls are three times more likely to be suspended ...


Dontre Hamilton's Family Remains Hopeful of Impartial Federal Probe
The family of Dontre Hamilton told reporters that they believe former Officer Christopher Manney mi...


Criticism and Defense of Stop and Frisk Continue
New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly and Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, weighe...


Transcript: Eric Holder Addresses the NAACP Annual Convention
Attorney General Eric Holder tackles gun control, voting rights and other issues in NAACP speech....


Deported US Veteran Struggles in Jamaica
The 2012 deportation of Howard Bailey, a U.S. veteran, has sparked a debate on whether veteran depo...


NAACP Legal Defense Fund on Discrimination in NYC's Elite High Schools
The NAACP Legal Defense Fund explains how it built a case against the admissions policies currently...


Senate Confirms Jeh Johnson to Head Homeland Security
Former Defense counsel Jeh Johnson confirmed by Senate to serve as Secretary of Homeland Security....


Obama Taps African-American to Head Homeland Security
President Obama nominates former Pentagon lawyer Jeh Johnson to become the next secretary of Homela...


Miami Hurricanes Football Players Arrested for Sexual Assault
JaWand Blue, Alexander Figueroa allegedly sexually assaulted "physically helpless" teenage girl....


Aretha Franklin, Janelle Monáe to Perform at Women of Soul Concert
First lady Michelle Obama announces a special show paying tribute to the genre of music....


US and UK Evacuate Personnel From Yemen, Americans Urged to Leave
On Tuesday, Aug. 6, the U.S. Department of State and the U.K. Foreign Office evacuated all non-emer...


Singer Lester Chambers Attacked Over Trayvon Martin Tribute
73-year-old performer knocked down by angry audience member....

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