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July 09, 2020 - 8:06 am
The NYPD reportedly saw a 411% increase in retirement filings over a week-long period between the end of June and the beginning of July. The influx of retirements caused a bottleneck in the system. Read more now.
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Rebekah Sager
July 07, 2020 - 10:01 am
Tuesday is #BlackOutDay2020, a day where many Black Americans will refuse to shop and if they do, they are suggesting the community only shops at Black-owned businesses.
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Rebekah Sager
July 07, 2020 - 7:45 am
Tuesday is #BlackOutDay2020, a day where many Black Americans will refuse to shop and if they do, they are suggesting the community only shops at Black-owned businesses.
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Courtesy Vauhxx Booker Facebook Page (CBS NEWS)
CBS News
July 07, 2020 - 5:35 am
A Black man says a group of White men assaulted him and threatened to "get a noose" after claiming he and his friends had trespassed on private property as they gathered at an Indiana lake over the Fourth of July weekend to watch the lunar eclipse. The incident prompted dozens of people to protest...
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July 01, 2020 - 2:39 pm
The mayor of Richmond, Virginia, on Wednesday ordered the immediate removal of all Confederate statues on city land, saying he was using his emergency powers to speed up the healing process for the former capital of the Confederacy amid weeks of protests over police brutality and racial injustice.
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Tom Puckett
July 01, 2020 - 8:53 am
The attorney for Martin Gugino, the 75-year-old protester who was pushed by Buffalo Police during a city hall protest this month, has been released from the hospital.
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July 01, 2020 - 8:02 am
Protesters against Africa’s first COVID-19 vaccine trial burned their face masks Wednesday as experts note a worrying level of resistance and misinformation around testing on the continent.
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Ameera Butt
June 30, 2020 - 4:31 pm
On Tuesday, the Los Angeles City Council approved the "first step" to replace LAPD officers, who handle non-violent calls, with unarmed emergency responders.
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AP News
June 29, 2020 - 3:04 pm
A white couple who stood outside their St. Louis mansion and pointed guns at protesters who were marching toward the mayor's home to demand her resignation support the Black Lives Matter movement and don't want to become heroes to those who oppose the cause, their attorney said Monday.
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Charlotte Reese
June 29, 2020 - 1:31 pm
Princeton University’s Board of Trustees has voted to rename the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs in an effort to stand against racism. The school will now be known as The Princeton School of Public and International Affairs.
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