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In the Headlines
What You Need To Know: Second lieutenant Caron Nazario, an army officer who is Black and Latino, is suing Windsor, Virginia police officers Daniel Crocker and Joe Gutierrez after a December 2020 traffic stop captured by both officers’ body cameras and Nazario’s cell...
What You Need To Know: A sixth person has died in this week's shooting in South Carolina that officials report that was carried out by former NFL player Phillip Adams. Robert Shook succumbed to his injuries Saturday. Police received two 9-1-1 calls Wednesday afternoon...
What You Need To Know: As the Derek Chauvin murder trial closed out its second week, the official who conducted the first autopsy and signed the death certificate of George Floyd, was called to the stand. Last year, Dr. Andrew Baker was the first to state homicide as...
What You Need To Know: Over the past year, we have seen the devastating effects the pandemic has had on the African American community, especially when it comes to health outcomes. Destiny Monroe, owner of RAW Fitness, has taken this fact to heart. Now more than ever,...
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