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Alabama police have begun efforts to shift blame to the innocent man they shot following gunshots at an Alabama shopping mall.

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To examine the injustice and inequality that prompted some NFL players to protest during the national anthem, each week, for the remainder of the NFL season, The Root will explore the data behind racial disparities in the two cities represented in the National Football League’s premiere matchup—Monday Night Football.

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The two Baton Rouge, La., police officers who shot and killed Alton Sterling in 2016 will learn if they will receive any disciplinary action from their department today. According to CNN, Baton Rouge Police Chief Murphy Paul is scheduled to hold a news conference at 5 p.m. ET (4 p.m. CT) to announce the department’s decision, which will primarily reflect the investigation into their […]

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On Thursday, an Alabama man who was accused of killing a cop in 1997 was put to death via lethal injection raised his middle fingers during his execution.

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On Tuesday, the children of slain NYPD Detective Miosotis Familia spoke at her funeral, remembering her as a "protector."

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After the murder of Officer Miosotis Familia, Facebook descended on the Facebook profile of the man who killed her to celebrate his death.

The post Facebook users unleash on gunman who killed NYPD cop appeared first on theGrio.

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Miosotis Familia had only been working the late-night shift for three weeks before she was assassinated by a gunman.

The post NYPD officer switched to night shift just weeks before murder appeared first on theGrio.

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The fatal police shooting of a 13-year-old Columbus boy who officers said pulled a BB gun from his waistband that looked like a real weapon will be investigated thoroughly to determine if charges are warranted...

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Alton Sterling, Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge Police Department, Black lives matter, News, Opinion, Philando Castile, police killing, Police Shooting, St. Paul Police -

Just yesterday, I penned an article about the outrageous and brutal slaying of Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old black man in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Sadly, before black Americans and others with sensitive moral meters could fully process Sterling’s shocking murder, police in Minnesota have committed an eerily similar style killing of 32 year old Philando Castile. […]

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Another unarmed Black man is dead after an altercation with the police. Jonathan Sanders of […]

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This is how oblivious to—or unconcerned about—the national mood lawmakers are in Arizona: As people […]

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