Hate crime

After ex-state senator found dead outside her home, a woman is arrested

45 minutes ago   |   NBC News

"We are sickened and upset that someone so close to Linda, would be involved in such a terrible, heartless crime," the family of Linda Collins-Smith said.
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Lesbian couple attacked in London bus said they were treated like ‘sexual objects'

5 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

The two women who suffered a violent attack on a bus in London after refusing to kiss in front of a group of male teenagers said that hate crimes are “not a surprise.” And just...
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Mpls. Police: 1 Dead In Powderhorn Neighborhood Shooting

9 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Minneapolis police are investigating a homicide in the Powderhorn neighborhood. Officers were dispatched to the area of East 37th Street and Clinton Avenue just...
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London Bus Attack Victim Speaks Out in Op-Ed: ‘Do You Get Outraged About All Homophobia?'

10 hours ago   |   Time

A woman whose photo went viral after she was allegedly beaten in a homophobic attack in London this month has spoken up in a Guardian op-ed about the experience of her face...
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Hong Kong's About Face

11 hours ago   |   Fortune

Clay Chandler here, filling in for Alan. I write from Hong Kong where the big news is that Carrie Lam, the city's Beijing-appointed chief executive, announced this afternoon...
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Rights group: Houthi attack on airport 'apparent war crime'

14 hours ago   |   ABC News

Human Rights Watch calls recent attack by Yemen's Houthi rebels on an airport in Saudi Arabia an 'apparent war crime'
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Judge to decide case against woman charged in baby's death

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

WORCESTER - The case against a Massachusetts woman charged with murder after the remains of three babies were found her squalid home is in the hands of a judge. The prosecution...
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Sudan Ousted a Brutal Dictator. His Successor Was His Enforcer

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

Lt. Gen. Mohamed Hamdan was once a camel trader who led a militia accused of genocidal violence in Darfur. He now sits at the pinnacle of power.
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Damond, Castile Lawyer To Represent Man Assaulted While SPPD Officers Allegedly Stood By

23 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Getting fired from the department may not be the only problem for five former St. Paul police officers. Just more than 24 hours after Chief Todd Axtell announced...
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Boston pushing revised sanctuary city ‘Trust Act'

23 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The city is revising its sanctuary city policy, with Mayor Martin J. Walsh backing a revised “Trust Act” that is now before the council. The stronger Trust Act being pushed by...
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Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

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Anthony Davis-to-Lakers trade sends Twitter into shock

Anthony Davis-to-Lakers trade sends Twitter into shock

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O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

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Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

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Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a trade to send Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers, according to multiple reports. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN was the first to... Read more ...

Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

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Anthony Davis decision highlights Knicks' grim reality

Anthony Davis decision highlights Knicks' grim reality

Anthony Davis and LeBron James got exactly what they wanted Saturday - a trade to the Lakers for the Pelicans' disgruntled big man - and one fewer superstar target remains on... Read more ...

Babe Ruth jersey auctioned for record $5.64 million

Babe Ruth jersey auctioned for record $5.64 million

The Babe knows how to bring in a buck. A jersey worn by Yankees icon Babe Ruth around 1928-30 sold for $5.64 million, a record price for sports memorabilia, during the Babe... Read more ...

Fans pack downtown St. Louis to cheer on the champion Blues

Fans pack downtown St. Louis to cheer on the champion Blues

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David Ortiz shooting suspects to remain in jail during investigation: report

David Ortiz shooting suspects to remain in jail during investigation: report

The nine suspects indicted in the shooting of Red Sox great David Ortiz will remain behind bars for at least a year while the investigation continues, according to a report. Read more ...