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Watch: ‘I Can’t Spend my Life in Prison,’ Gang Member Sobs at Sentencing

But law enforcement authorities argue that after arriving at a crowded Halloween party and spotting Geno Hall, 22, a rival gang member, Spencer left and returned with a gun. Upon his return, Spencer reportedly shot Hall and continued firing as … Continue reading

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KKK Leader Condemns Kansas City Hate-Crime Shooting

Frank Ancona, who leads the Traditionalist American Knights of the Ku Klux Klan and other self-professed hate group leaders, denounced the shootings at two Jewish institutions in suburban Kansas City, Kan., during interviews with USA Today and CNN affiliate WDAF … Continue reading

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Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter Dies at 76

The cause of death was prostate cancer, his friend and onetime co-defendant, John Artis, told the New York Times. He was being treated in Toronto, where he founded a nonprofit organization, Innocence International, to work to free prisoners it considered … Continue reading

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Ole Miss Frat Chapter Closed Over Noose Incident

The university announced Thursday that the national office of Sigma Phi Epsilon, based in Richmond, Va., had closed the chapter, the AP says. Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheRootRssFeed/~3/596BSozicWk/ole_miss_frat_shut_down_after_members_tie_noose_around_james_meredith_statue.html

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Disovering a Slave Artist and His Masterpiece

When I first saw the painting, I marveled at the perilous journey of that canvas from de Pareja’s easel in 1658 to its current museum position next to a painting by Pareja’s former owner, Velázquez. It was a journey of … Continue reading

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