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Posted: 2020-05-28 15:01:32
"People are torn and hurt because they’re tired of seeing Black men die," Philonise Floyd told CNN about the resulting protests in Minneapolis.
Posted: 2020-05-28 08:37:57
"The Daily Show with Trevor Noah" marked the 100,000 nationwide death toll with a withering montage.
Posted: 2020-05-27 23:05:38
The “Star Wars” actor said he would not apologize for that comment, which followed a tweet paying tribute to George Floyd.
Posted: 2020-05-27 22:58:03
Tracee Ellis Ross Says Pursuing Singing Was 'Terrifying' As Diana Ross' Daughter
The "Black-ish" actor said she feared she'd be "taken down and obliterated" by the public.
Posted: 2020-05-27 22:41:13
Public Figures Express Outrage And Demand Accountability After George Floyd Killing
George Floyd, a 46-year-old unarmed Black man, died after an officer drove his knee into Floyd's neck for several minutes.
Posted: 2020-05-27 20:03:02
Christian Cooper Urges An End To Threats Targeting White Woman Who Accosted Him
Cooper on CNN decried the death threats directed at the woman, saying that made no sense and defied logic.
Posted: 2020-05-27 19:33:15
Minneapolis Mayor Calls For Charges In George Floyd Death
“Why is the man who killed George Floyd not in jail?” mayor Jacob Frey asked of the white police officer who kneeled on a Black man’s neck.
Posted: 2020-05-27 16:02:41
Gabrielle Union Speaks Out About 'Toxic' Environment Simon Cowell Created On 'AGT'
The actor was ousted from “America’s Got Talent” after clashing with producers and fellow judges over complaints about racist behavior on set.
Posted: 2020-05-27 11:19:41
Wrongly Imprisoned Archie Williams Is Free And Fabulous On 'America's Got Talent'
He sang his heart out on the talent show after spending nearly 40 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit.
Posted: 2020-05-27 10:00:34
Jennifer Carroll Foy Jumps Into Virginia Governor's Race, Hoping To Make History
If elected, she would be the first female governor of Virginia, and the first Black female governor of any state.

Posted: 2020-05-28 12:27:06
"Our hearts are broken after watching the appalling video," UMN President Joan Gabel wrote in a letter to the campus.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
“I feel like I have no choice but to pursue an education and career path that will arm me with the weapons I need to fight this ‘global war.’"
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
By finding ways to continue learning through the pandemic, the education system will be better equipped for a future marked by severe weather emergencies.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
Teaching Among The Ashes: ‘It’s Not Just Your House That Burned, It’s Everyone’s’
After surviving California’s deadliest fire, a school district contends with collective post-traumatic stress.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
How Will Flooding Affect Your School?
No U.S. region is immune to floods, but schools in low-income communities may be hit hardest.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
When The Waters Rise, How Will We Keep Schools Open?
With at least 6,444 schools at high risk of flooding and families retreating to safer ground, educators struggle to serve those who stay.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
Are We Ready? How We Are Preparing – And Not Preparing – Kids For Climate Change
In an analysis of dozens of middle and high school textbooks, we found descriptions of climate change were superficial and contained errors; some did not discuss it at all.
Posted: 2020-05-23 12:00:41
How Some Mississippi Teens Are Saving Their Town From Climate Change
The ASEEDS Creek Rangers program is teaching kids why climate science is personal and empowering them to change their communities.
Posted: 2020-05-22 15:47:51
Migos' Quavo Celebrates High School Graduation By Dropping A New Song
The 29-year-old, who dropped out of Berkmar High School in 2009, went back to the school to get his diploma and shared his graduation photos on Instagram.
Posted: 2020-05-22 00:38:32
University Of California System To Eliminate SAT, ACT Requirements For Admissions
The use of the standardized tests in college applications has long been criticized as favoring wealthier, white students.

Posted: 2020-05-27 18:56:48
Major League Baseball's 2020 season is in jeopardy thanks to owners' demands that players agree to deep salary cuts.
Posted: 2020-05-26 14:53:13
The reptile ruffians threw down at Hilton Head Lakes golf course in South Carolina.
Posted: 2020-05-25 04:04:18
Tom Brady and Phil Mickelson took on Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning in a charity event for coronavirus relief.
Posted: 2020-05-23 18:27:01
NFL Website Appears To Change Colin Kaepernick Status From 'Retired' After Backlash
Kaepernick's girlfriend, radio personality Nessa Diab, called the league and its leadership "cowards" for the label before it was reportedly altered.
Posted: 2020-05-17 14:44:42
NFL Players DeAndre Baker, Quinton Dunbar Surrender To Police On Armed Robbery Charges
Attorneys for both men on Friday said that witnesses have signed affidavits maintaining that the two NFL players took no part in the alleged armed robbery.
Posted: 2020-05-17 13:10:15
Phyllis George, Female Sportscasting Pioneer, Dies At 70
The former first lady of Kentucky died after a long fight with a blood disorder.
Posted: 2020-05-12 00:18:26
Michael Jordan Savagely Laughing Is The Best New Meme To Join Crying Jordan
Fans loved the NBA legend's reaction to a former rival in "The Last Dance" docuseries.
Posted: 2020-05-06 22:59:46
Brett Favre To Pay Mississippi Back $1.1 Million For No-Show Speeches
The NFL Hall of Fame quarterback paid back $500,000 on Wednesday and will repay the other $600,000 in installments over the next few months.
Posted: 2020-05-04 14:52:11
Don Shula, Winningest Coach In Pro Football History, Dies At 90
Shula won the most games of any NFL coach and led the Miami Dolphins to the only perfect season in league history.
Posted: 2020-04-30 12:29:12
Elite Gymnastics Coach Suspended 8 Years For Verbal, Emotional Abuse Of Athletes
The ruling against former U.S. Olympic coach Maggie Haney came after two months of hearings.

Posted: 2020-05-26 21:36:58
The suit claims that cinematographer Greg St. Johns harassed, discriminated against and retaliated against crew members on the show for 14 years.
Posted: 2020-05-26 06:22:54
Dahmer was killed in prison while serving 15 life sentences for a series of shocking murders.
Posted: 2020-05-25 18:14:34
Despite silent streets and nearly nonexistent traffic, vehicle larcenies shot up 63% in New York and nearly 17% in Los Angeles from Jan. 1 through mid-May.
Posted: 2020-05-21 22:04:01
Man Who Filmed Ahmaud Arbery Killing Arrested On Murder Charges
William “Roddie” Bryan Jr. has been charged with felony murder and criminal attempt to commit false imprisonment.
Posted: 2020-05-21 19:04:25
Texas DA To Dismiss 91 Drug Convictions Made By Ex-Cop Accused Of Lying
Prosecutors said former officer Gerald Goines allegedly lied about evidence in order to obtain warrants to search homes and make arrests.
Posted: 2020-05-21 15:51:00
Suspect Arrested After 3 Injured In Shooting At Arizona Shopping Complex
"I just witnessed an armed terrorist with an AR-15 shoot up Westgate," State Sen. Martin Quezad said on Twitter.
Posted: 2020-05-21 13:27:13
Active Shooter 'Neutralized' At Texas Naval Air Station, One Sailor Hurt
The shooting took place early Thursday morning at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi.
Posted: 2020-05-19 23:50:16
Toronto Massage Parlor Stabbing Was Act Of Incel Terrorism, Police Say
A 17-year-old boy has been charged with murder and attempted murder after one woman was stabbed to death and another woman was injured.
Posted: 2020-05-18 07:25:12
'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Denied Prison Timeout To Work On COVID-19 Treatment
The probation report described Shkreli’s plan as the same kind of “delusional self-aggrandizing behavior” that landed him in prison.
Posted: 2020-05-10 18:10:30
Brother Of ‘Doomsday’ Mom Lori Vallow Died Of Natural Causes: Autopsy
Alex Cox is believed to have been one of the last people to see Vallow's two children, who have been missing since September.