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3:29 PM / Friday November 24, 2017

Week In Review

Spain: Police think extremists planned massive bomb attack

August 24, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  People flee from the scene after a white van jumped the sidewalk in the historic Las Ramblas district of Barcelona, Spain, crashing into a summer crowd of residents and tourists Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. According to witnesses the white van swerved from side to side as it plowed into tourists and residents. (AP…

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Man accused of ramming protesters pictured with racist group

August 18, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:People fly into the air as a vehicle drives into a group of protesters demonstrating against a White nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017.   Marcus Martin seen here being flung in the air by the car. He survived the violent attack and also saved his fianceé Marissa Blair by pushing…

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Official statement from the Virginia State Conference of the NAACP

August 18, 2017

The presidents of the Virginia State Conference of the NAACP, and the Albemarle-Charlottesville NAACP have issued the following joint statement regarding the senseless racist hate rally, violence and loss of life in Charlottesville, Virginia: “As people can see now very clearly, not voting has consequences,” stated Janette Martin, president of the Albemarle-Charlottesville NAACP. “On numerous…

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Analysis: Why won’t Donald Trump condemn White nationalism?

August 18, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  President Donald Trump pauses as he speaks to members of the media regarding the on going situation in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017 at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminister, N.J. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)   By Julie Pace associated press WASHINGTON — Why doesn’t President Donald Trump just unequivocally condemn white…

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Minnesota mosque explosion ‘deeper and scarier’ than threats

August 11, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Abdul Mohamed photographs the damage outside of the Dar Al Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, Minn., on Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017. An explosion damaged a room and shattered windows as worshippers prepared for morning prayers early Saturday. (Courtney Pedroza/Star Tribune via AP)   By Jeff Baenen Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS — The Dar Al-Farooq…

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Chicago to file federal lawsuit over sanctuary cities threat

August 11, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)   CHICAGO — Mayor Rahm Emanuel says Chicago will continue fighting President Donald Trump’s immigration policies with a lawsuit alleging that it is illegal for the government to withhold public safety grants from so-called sanctuary cities. The federal lawsuit is expected to be filed Monday….

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North Korea vows harsh retaliation against new UN sanctions

August 11, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  British Ambassador to the United Nations Matthew Rycroft, left, and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley vote during a Security Council meeting on a new sanctions resolution that would increase economic pressure on North Korea to return to negotiations on its missile program, Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017 at U.N. headquarters. (AP…

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Former All-Star catcher Darren Daulton dies at 55

August 11, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Former Philadelphia Phillies catcher Darren Daulton waves to the crowd as he takes the field during the Philadelphia Phillies Alumni ceremonies before a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)   By Rob Maaddi Associated Press Darren Daulton, the All-Star catcher who was the…

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Black police worry community relationships being undermined

August 4, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Perry Tarrant  (Photo: Seattle Police Department)   By Lisa Marie Pane Associated Press ATLANTA — The Trump administration’s tough talk on crime and the treatment of suspects has left Black police officers worried that efforts to repair the fraught relationship between police and minority communities could be derailed. A major Black law enforcement…

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North Carolina town ‘forgotten’ as residents, jobs fall away

August 4, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  A cyclist rides past Bertie County Peanuts in Windsor, N.C., located in Bertie County. The county is home to seven of the state’s top 10 towns with the biggest percentage decline in the number of people between 2015 and 2016, according to data from the UNC Carolina Population Center. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)  …

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