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Black school officer was fired for repeating racial slur used by black student

25 days ago   |   By NBC News

The firing of Marlon Anderson in Madison, Wisconsin, prompted students to walk out in protest and school officials to say they will review their policies.
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Wisconsin school guard says he was fired for using racial slur when telling student not to call him that

Wisconsin school guard says he was fired for using racial slur when telling student not to call him that

25 days ago   |   By WMUR

"As a black man, I have a right not to be called that word," he said.
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Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at...

Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at nightclub

The officer was suspended without pay for 30 days. Read more ...

Former President Jimmy Carter out of surgery after being hospitalized in Atlanta

Former President Jimmy Carter out of surgery after being hospitalized in Atlanta

Former President Jimmy Carter is out of surgery after being hospitalized in Atlanta, the Carter Center announced Monday. Read more ...

Supreme Court lets Sandy Hook shooting lawsuit go forward

Supreme Court lets Sandy Hook shooting lawsuit go forward

The Supreme Court is letting a lawsuit proceed against the maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Read more ...

Supreme Court Allows Sandy Hook Relatives to Sue Gun-Maker

Supreme Court Allows Sandy Hook Relatives to Sue Gun-Maker

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Trump slams Federal Reserve during speech before Economic Club of New York

Trump slams Federal Reserve during speech before Economic Club of New York

Trump said his administration had worked to bolster the economy despite what he said were too many interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve. Read more ...

Dean Foods, America's biggest milk producer, files for bankruptcy

Dean Foods, America's biggest milk producer, files for bankruptcy

Dean Foods also said that it is engaged in “advanced discussions” with Dairy Farmers of America about selling “substantially” all of its assets. Read more ...

Bay Area transit agency apologizes to man cuffed for eating sandwich

Bay Area transit agency apologizes to man cuffed for eating sandwich

The general manager of a Bay Area commuter rail issued an apology on Monday to the black man who was filmed being handcuffed by a transit cop for eating a breakfast sandwich on... Read more ...

Jimmy Carter in hospital for procedure to relieve pressure on his brain

Jimmy Carter in hospital for procedure to relieve pressure on his brain

Former President Jimmy Carter has been admitted to a hospital in Atlanta for a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain caused by recent falls, the Carter Center said Monday... Read more ...

Venice flooding forces tourists, locals to get creative amid high water

Venice flooding forces tourists, locals to get creative amid high water

VENICE, Italy - Tourists and Venetians alike donned high boots and took to strategically placed raised walkways on Tuesday to slosh through the high water that has hit much of... Read more ...

Arkansas cop Cebron Hackett caught dancing in the nude at Little Rock nightclub

Arkansas cop Cebron Hackett caught dancing in the nude at Little Rock nightclub

An Arkansas cop has been suspended after he was caught on camera dancing completely naked in a club, according to reports. Officer Cebron Hackett sparked screams and laughter... Read more ...