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Bombing Reported at Boston Marathon Site

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Video and photos are being spread of the bombing at the Boston Marathon finish line…

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Black Passengers Sue U.S. Airways for Discrimination

Do you think first-class passengers should be expected to dress a certain way?

Two black men think they were treated differently because of race

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Keep Them Up! Louisiana Town Bans Sagging Pants

The ACLU claims the move is unconstitutional

Louisiana parish says ‘Pull ’em up!’

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Florida Police Sergeant Fired Over Trayvon Martin Shooting Targets

Fellow officers thought the targets were "inappropriate"

Firing range targets bore the likeness of Trayvon Martin

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Kim Porter Fires Back at Nanny Who Accused Her of Drugging

Kim Porter and Sean "Diddy" Combs are the parents of twin girls

Sources say allegations against Diddy’s baby mother aren’t true

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Kevin Hart Arrested for DUI

Hart reportedly admitted that he was drunk

Comedian popped for driving drunk

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AKAs Accused of Witness Tampering in Hazing Case

Alpha Kappa Alpha was founded at Howard University

Judge says sorority is using scare tactics to keep potential witnesses away

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Georgia Governor Refuses to Laud Town’s First Integrated Prom

Blacks and whites attend separate proms in Wilcox, Georgia

Georgia governor wants to “remain neutral” on segregated proms

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Melissa Harris-Perry Hits Back at Critics Over New Ad

Melissa Harris-Perry thinks it takes a village to raise a child

MSNBC talk show host defends herself against Republican critics

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Black Doctor Withdraws as Johns Hopkins Commencement Speaker

Dr. Carson has been a vocal critic of President Obama

Dr. Benjamin Carson, famed neurosurgeon, will no longer speak at Hopkins’ commencement

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Handlers of Circus Elephant Offer $32,000 For Capture of Shooter

Carol, an Asian elephant who performs with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, was shot once in the neck by an assailant in a vehicle in Tupelo, Miss.Animal is recovering in Springfield, Miss., reports say

Animal is recovering in Springfield, Miss., reports say

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Michelle Obama Tears Up During Gun Violence Speech in Chicago

First Lady holds back tears in front of Chicago crowd.

Mrs. Obama urges business leaders to support fight against gun violence.

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Rand Paul Clashes With Student During Speech At Howard University

Republican politician attempts to sway black voters to support GOP.

Man interrupts Paul during speech with a banner that said university does not support “white…

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Chris Brown’s Bodyguard Sues Drake and W.i.P.

Patrick Strickland sues for unspecified damages for injuries he sustained at the New York nightclub

When will the lawsuits end in this case?

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News Corp. Threatens to Pull Fox Network Off Air Over Aereo Dispute

Media conglomerate threatens to make Fox paid subscription in light of legal dispute.

Online service Aereo under fire by TV industry, which sees it as a threat to…

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Man Pulls Out BB Gun as Obama’s Motorcade Passes

Man brought into custody after pulling out BB gun during President's Connecticut visit.

Obama was in Connecticut to meet with families who lost loved ones during the Sandy…

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Grandmother Arrested for Hiring Grandson to Murder Own Granddad

Police say Grandma bought grandson a new red car and tatts for shooting granddad in the back on the way to his dialysis appointment

64 year old grandmother allegedly conspires with grandson to kill grandad

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Michael Clarke Duncan’s Sister to Investigate Omarosa Over Will

Duncan's sister accuses fiance of taking advantage of actor's health.

Judy Duncan investigates how Omarosa became main beneficiary of actor’s will.

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Philly Man Stiffed for Missing Girl’s Reward Money

Man says calls and email to City Hall have gone unanswered

Has the city of Philadelphia reneged on reward money it promised?

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Mike Tyson Asks Obama to Pardon Boxer Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson was arrested for traveling with a white woman across state lines

Mike Tyson has joined the fight for a pardon for boxer Jack Johnson

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