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Ferguson Rioters Loot Store Michael Brown Allegedly Robbed

By Yesha Callahan The corner store owner’s look of defeat is a sad reminder of what’s happening in the St. Louis suburb where Brown was killed by police. Read More

Alfonso Ribeiro Wins Season 19 of Dancing With the Stars

By Yesha Callahan We would have demanded a recount if he had lost.  Read More

Dream Defenders’ Phillip Agnew Arrested During Ferguson Solidarity Protest in Miami 

By Yesha Callahan The activist and his collegue were both arrested during an #indictthesystem rally. Read More

TMZ’s Harvey Levin Says He Has No Plans to Change ‘Crack Mayor’ Headline

By Yesha Callahan The site’s creator says he won’t revise the phrase that outraged many.  Read More

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