S.P.D. Searching for Runaway Teen
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CLEVELAND --- Cleveland officials chose a settlement amount of $6 million on Monday, to end the lawsuit concerning the killing of a black, twelve year old with a pellet pistol. The child was named Tamir Rice, and was killed by a white officer outside Cudell Recreation Center center. MORE
The more children are spanked, the more likely they are to defy their parents and to experience increased anti-social behavior, aggression, mental health problems and cognitive difficulties, according to a new meta-analysis of 50 years of research on spanking... MORE
Comedian, and Late-night host, Larry Wilmore, had a very tough act to follow, having played immediately after the President, at the top of the White House Correspondent's dinner.
The room was icy to his pitch. His took a daring number of risky punchlines, most of which, in the room, were, painfully, DOA. Wilmore appeared to be utterly shocked that he was landing only roughly one in 8 deliveries. And then he beat the "Zodiac Killer" horse to a pulp. What did I just watch? MORE
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Premiering on CNN last Sunday, "United Shades of America", with host W. Kamau Bell, dilutes shadows.
REVIEW: “United Shades of America”, Hosted by W. Kamau Bell (CNN)
by Marcinho Savant, Entertainment Writer
I witnessed, while sitting at my desk Sunday night, a KKK cross “̶l̶i̶g̶h̶t̶i̶n̶g̶” burning on prime-time television, in 2016.
Whoodathunk it? All I could see in my mind’s eye were the ancestors who were terrorized by the sight, lynched, discarded.
My family has a role in the civil rights movement which makes such images highly personal and impactful to me. What was I volunteering to watch? MORE
In this March 31, 2016 file photo, W. Kamau Bell poses for a portrait to promote the series, "United Shades of America" in New York. Bell's series, premiers Sunday at 10 p.m. EDT on CNN. (Photo by Scott Gries/Invision/AP)
Racism Litmus Test: Caught on Video
Anti-Racism Activist & Educator, Jane Elliot, Speaks To White Citizens On Receiving The Same Treatment As Black Citizens
"I want every white person in this room, who would be happy to be treated as this society in general treats our citizens, our black citizens. If you as a white person would be happy to receive the same treatment that our black citizens do in this society - please stand!
"You didn't understand the directions. If you white folks want to be treated the way blacks are in this society - stand! - Nobody is standing here. That says very plainly that you KNOW what's happening. You KNOW you don't want it for YOU. I want to know why YOU are so willing to accept it or to ALLOW it to happen for others?" - Jane Elliot.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. WHAT TED CRUZ FACES IN MIDWESTERN PRIMARY
It's a high-stakes test for the Texas senator's slumping presidential campaign in Indiana, one of the last opportunities for him to halt Trump's stunning march toward the GOP nomination.
2. GOALS CLEAR, DETAILS SECRET FOR PYONGYANG'S SHOWCASE CONGRESS
North Korea is the world's last great master of Cold War-era spectacle and it is likely to deliver a big one when Kim Jong Un's ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years.merica have been prevented from enrolling in mainstream classrooms in at least 35 districts in 14 states... MORE
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