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Confederate Statues Are Coming Down FAST

Confederate Statues Are Coming Down FAST

Confederate monuments in Baltimore were quietly removed and hauled away on trucks in darkness early Wednesday, days…

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Mars, here we come.

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — In a show of technological wizardry, the robotic explorer Curiosity blazed through the pink skies of Mars, steering itself to a gentle landing inside a giant crater for the most ambitious dig yet into the red planet’s past.

A chorus of cheers and applause echoed through…

06 Aug 1:29 AM 0 Read More...

Shot While in Police Custody

 

A 21-year-old man was shot in the head and killed while handcuffed in the back of a patrol car Saturday night. Now police have launched an investigation to determine what happened.

Chavis Carter was a passenger in a pickup truck that was stopped by police in Jonesboro…

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Former NFL Cheerleader Denies Being the Female 'Sandusky'

As reported by Good Morning America

Sarah Jones, one-time captain of the Cincinnati Ben-Gals cheerleading squad and a former high school teacher in Kenton County, Ky., is accused of sexually abusing a student and unlawful use of electronic means to induce a minor to engage in sexual activities…

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Plagiarized and Fabricated Material Used in Chicago Tribune Stories

  

July 14, 2012 (CHICAGO) — The Chicago Tribune says it has indefinitely suspended its use of local news content provider Journatic after discovering plagiarized and fabricated material in one of its stories.

Hours after that announcement, Journatic’s head of editorial, Mike Fourcher, said in a post on his blog that…

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Chicago Teens under 17 would be Arrested under new Pot Ticketing Plan

Teens under 17 and those without proper identification won’t be ticketed under Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plan to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana — they’ll still be arrested and carted off to jail.

Everyone else could be fined $250 to $500 for the first offense, up from…

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