Racism

South Bay lawmakers propose hate crimes task force

8 hours ago   |   ABC

In the wake of mass shootings across the country, lawmakers in the South Bay unveiled a new plan Wednesday to address local hate crimes.
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Trump awarding Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

10 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is set to present basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The award is being handed out Thursday. It celebrates...
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El Paso mass shooting forcing Texas to face gun culture, racism toward Latinos

11 hours ago   |   NBC News

“I think Texans are weary of roundtables that don't lead to legislative action,” a Latino state lawmaker said.
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Why the Fight Against Racism has to Start With Owning it

14 hours ago   |   Newsweek

"Racism in my world encompasses everything from overt bad acts carried out by avowed racists to the countless instances of unconscious bias I'm sure I commit every day."
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Papuan students hold independence rally in Indonesia capital

19 hours ago   |   ABC News

A group of nearly 100 West Papuan students in Indonesia's capital have staged a protest against racism and called for independence for their region
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Military faces calls to train soldiers to identify neo-Nazis, hate-group members

1 day ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - The Canadian Armed Forces is facing calls to drop what experts say is a reactive approach to racism and hate in the ranks, and instead launch a concentrated, proactive...
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Pan Am Games Protesters Put On Probation For 12 Months

1 day ago   |   CBS

DENVER - Two U.S. athletes have been placed on probation for 12 months for their political protests last week at the Pan Am Games. American gold medalist fencer Race Imboden...
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Anti-social media: Twitter to meet Manchester United and Kick It Out amid storm over racist tweets

Anti-social media: Twitter to meet Manchester United and Kick It Out amid storm over racist tweets

1 day ago   |   RT

Representatives from the social media giant Twitter will meet with Manchester United and anti-racism organization Kick It Out after United star Paul Pogba became the latest...
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Jameela Jamil blames racism for British tabloids fixating on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's carbon footprint

Jameela Jamil blames racism for British tabloids fixating on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's carbon footprint

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Jameela Jamil defended Meghan Markle and Prince Harry from recent scrutiny with a series of passionate tweets on Tuesday. "Dear England and English press, just say you hate her...
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San Jose State University officials say racist, anti-immigrant fliers found on campus

1 day ago   |   ABC

Authorities are investigating after racist and anti-immigrant fliers were found posted throughout San Jose State University.
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8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

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Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted for cocaine possession

Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted for cocaine possession

New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung was indicted on Aug. 8 for cocaine possession, according to multiple reports. According to the Boston Herald, the Belknap County... Read more ...

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump presented 91-year-old basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, praising the Boston Celtics star as... Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's 80th anniversary

Babies at Allegheny Health Network's West Penn Hospital were dressed up as the Cowardly Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow and Dorothy. Read more ...

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night's exhibition game against New England in the first quarter with a foot injury. Read more ...

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field

Hold all your Canadian exchange rate jokes, please. Thursday's Packers-Raiders matchup in Winnipeg, Manitoba took place on an 80-yard field after the Raiders voiced concerns... Read more ...