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9/11, harassing, News, North Carolina, soUth park susan, Susan Westwood, Top Stories, two black women, white woman -

  A white woman with audacity who used her “caucacity” to harass and insult two Black women in North Carolina, and yes, call the cops on them, has now been arrested after a video went viral showing the disturbing confrontation, The NY Daily News reports. —‘Magical negro’: Racist robocalls hit Oprah, Stacey Abrams in contentious Georgia gubernatorial race— […]

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The memory of Michelle and Clifton Cottom’s bright-eyed daughter Asia lives on through a scholarship fund 17 years after she died on Flight 77, on September 11, 2001. Asia, who was 11 at the time the tragedy struck, was a smart, and busy tween who was bursting with love and light, her parents recall. “Someone coined it, the little […]

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Americans are commemorating 9/11 with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims.

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Authorities in Paris have released a tape of a call from 22-year-old Naomi Musenga made to an emergency operator in France complaining of agonizing pain, only to be ridiculed and left to die.

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For many people, the decision to call the police is often motivated by a feeling of being threatened, Butler explained. But when the actions of a black person are perceived as more criminal, they can be seen as a threat even if their behavior is the same as a white person's.

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What’s up, kiddos? Hope your weekend went well. I’m coming to you live from Florida, where I’m at Major League Baseball’s winter meetings. It’s quite the experience, to say the least. We’ll see if any real news happens. I may be as old as Cicely Tyson’s Easter Sunday wig, but I’ll be damned if you […]

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In Week 8 of Gear Up — SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football — The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of Mississippi, Northern Colorado, Eastern Michigan, Boise State, San Diego State, Virginia and Boston College. Learn why no jersey in the Ole Miss football program holds more meaning […]

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Every year the NFL season opener intertwines with the anniversary of Sept. 11. On this 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people at the World Trade Center in New York and the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, and near Shanksville, Pennsylvania, many athletes are using their social media platforms to show their […]

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It looks like the gang at The Dan Le Batard Show is going to be out all week, as no one is being let back into Miami at this point because of Hurricane Irma. We made it through the show Monday, even though the start was interesting. my parents came to America to give us […]

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Today is the second Monday in September. It’s the 254th day of the year. It’s also the day on which Christopher Brian Bridges, the rapper and actor better known as Ludacris, celebrates his 40th birthday. But in the United States and the rest of the industrialized world, this is 9/11, the 16th anniversary of the […]

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The first NFL Sunday of the season is upon us, and it happens to fall on Sept. 11, the 15th anniversary of the vicious terrorist attacks when nearly 3,000 people lost their lives at the World Trade Center in New York, the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., and near Shanksville, Pennsylvania. It is a day that […]

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It’s raining in Harlem. Rochelle Murphy waits as drops pelt Colonel Charles Young Playground, just east of the Harlem River. As the director of a basketball tournament for junior high school girls, she worried the weather could doom today’s championship game. And now, with the courts soaked after a heavy downpour, the final of the […]

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SAN ANTONIO — The owner of a Texas mattress store has closed his store after apologizing for what he called a “tasteless” advertisement promoting a 9/11 anniversary sale. The online ad for Miracle Mattress in San Antonio featured a woman screaming as two towers of mattresses topple. In a statement posted to the store’s social […]

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