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GEDMatch

Genealogy Database Changes Its Privacy Policy, Will Allow Users to Opt Out of Letting...

A genealogy site is taking steps to protect users' privacy, but law enforcement officials fear the new policy change could hinder police access to DNA data used to solve crimes. Florida-based GEDMatch now gives users...
Nessa Diab

‘Teen Mom’ Star Tries to Play the Victim After Nessa Diab Presses Her Over...

Host Nessa Diab (right) was attempting to have a civil conversation with Janelle Evans about her criticism of Colin Kaepernick when things went left. (MTV/video screenshot)Monday's "Teen Mom 2" reunion was nothing short of...
Sacramento Police

Handcuffed 12-Year-Old Seemingly Struggles to Breathe After Sacramento Officers Place Bag Over His Head

The Sacramento Police Department is facing new scrutiny after video of officers arresting a 12-year-old Black boy and placing a bag over his head. Video shared by Black Lives Matter Sacramento shows the moment police...
Ben Carson

Ben Carson Becomes Laughingstock of the Internet After Mixing Up Housing Term With ‘Oreo’

U.S. Housing Secretary Ben Carson had milk's favorite cookie on the brain Tuesday when he mistook as basic real estate term for an Oreo sandwich snack. The mix-up occurred during a House Financial Services Committee hearing...
Chris Abele

Milwaukee County Executive Takes Action to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis

A Milwaukee County executive has made clear his commitment to ensuring racial equity across the county in Wisconsin's largest metropolitan area. On Monday, Chris Abele signed a resolution declaring racism a public health crisis, the...
South Cobb High School

Georgia Mother Booted Off Campus After Airing Out Sanitation Issues at Local High School

A Georgia mother is speaking out after she claims a school official tried to silence her concerns about alleged filthy conditions at a metro Atlanta high school. Brandell Allison said she was discussing the sanitation...
Chester Jackson Jr.

Foul Play? Texas Sheriff’s Office Has Few Answers After Black Man Ends Up on...

It's been one month and a Texas man remains on life support following his release from jail. Now the man's relatives says they have more questions than answers about how their loved one wound...
Hurricane High School

Utah Police Urge Folks Not to Share ‘N—-r Hunting’ Post from High School Students...

A Utah school district says it's taking "appropriate discipline" against two high school students seen posing for a racist photo posted to social media earlier this month. The picture, shared on Snapchat, shows the two...
Clara Simmons

Small Miracles: Lyft Driver Hailed as Hero After Saving Elderly Woman Who Didn’t Show...

**Lyft Driver Credits Her Own 'Stubbornness' for Helping an 86-Year-Old Woman Who Failed to Show Up for Ride **After Elderly Woman Didn't Show Up for Her Ride, a Philly Lyft Driver Jumped Into Action to...
Bill de Blasio

Is Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Administration Targeting Black, Latino Communities for Foreclosure?

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration has taken steps to foreclose on over 400 homes in Black and Latino communities under a controversial policy allowing the city to take away properties, along with...
Family Members Graduate

We Are Family: Husband, His Wife and Father Complete Journey to Graduate College Together

Graduation season is upon us and three members of the same family have plenty of reason to celebrate: all three just earned their college degrees — from the same university! Shamir Taylor, a retired U.S....
FDNY

White FDNY Lieutenant Claims ‘Emotional Distress’, Sues for Discrimination After Being Booted from Post...

A New York City firefighter is alleging racial discrimination after he claims he was booted from an honorary post because he's white. Lt. Daniel McWilliams is suing FDNY and the Vulcan Society — a Black...
Malcolm X

Black Woman Charged, Has Home Raided by Police After White Neighbor Complains She Was...

A North Carolina woman says she feared for her life after half a dozen Garner Police officers raided her home last week, seizing several of her belongings after a noise complaint from her white...
Robert F. Smith

Billionaire Investor, CEO Robert Smith Shocks Morehouse Graduates with Promise to Eliminate Their Student...

Billionaire investor Robert F. Smith, who received an honorary doctorate at Morehouse College's commencement ceremony on Sunday, dropped the surprise of a lifetime during his early morning address. Smith, who already gifted the historically Black...
Alexis Peterson and Taykeetria Rogers

‘It’s a Great Thing’: Arkansas Teens Make History as School’s First Black Female Valedictorian,...

A pair of Arkansas teens are graduating at the top of their class and making history in the process. Junction City High School seniors Alexis Peterson and Taykeetria Rogers claim this year's titles of valedictorian...
Eric Garner

N.Y. Police Commander Said Eric Garner’s Death ‘Wasn’t a Big Deal,’ New Texts Reveal

The Staten Island police commander who oversaw the events that led to the tragic death of Eric Garner in 2014 texted an officer that the death was "no big deal," according to a New...
Zayd Atkinson

Colorado Cop Who Detained Black College Student Picking Up Trash Outside His Building Resigns...

A police officer in Boulder, Colo., has stepped down after a department investigation found he violated two rules when he followed, questioned  and threatened to pull a gun on a Black man picking up...
Mark Jabben

Texas Man Cleared in Fatal Shooting of Black Neighbor Arrested After Allegedly Shooting...

A Texas man cleared in the fatal shooting of his Black neighbor in March has been arrested — for another shooting. Mark Jabben, 46, was arrested by Fort Worth police on May 10 after authorities...
Darien Harris

Chicago Man Sentenced to 76 Years for Murder Challenges Conviction After Prosecutor Failed to...

A Chicago man sentenced to 76 years in prison for his alleged role in a deadly shooting is now challenging his conviction — a decision that was largely based on the testimony of a...
Hannah Payne

‘Send Them All to Africa’: Racist Robocalls Defend Georgia Woman Who Gunned Down Black...

An Idaho-based white nationalist podcast has been swamping residents of the Atlanta suburb of Clayton County, Georgia, with racist robocalls in defense of an accused murder suspect, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. The calls, made by...
Facial Recognition

San Francisco Becomes First City to Ban Facial Recognition Technology, but Private Sector Maintains...

San Francisco became the first U.S. city to ban facial recognition technology this week, a groundbreaking move cheered by privacy advocates everywhere. Some critics say the ban goes too far, however, while others argue...

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