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Lawsuit: White Lesbian Couple Mistakenly Sent Black Donor's Sperm

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio woman and her partner have sued a Chicago-area sperm bank after she became pregnant with sperm donated by a black man instead of a white man as she’d intended. 430 more words

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Autopsy Shows Chiefs LB Jovan Belcher Had Brain Damage From Football

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An autopsy performed one year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a history of repetitive brain injuries. 457 more words

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Politico Piece Suggests Obama Assassination Would Be His Fault

In a Politico Magazine essay titled, “Something Is Rotten in the Secret Service: And Obama’s life is in danger because of it,” writer Ronald Kessler suggests that if President… 346 more words

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Politico Piece Suggests Obama Assassination Would Be His Fault

In a Politico Magazine essay titled, “Something Is Rotten in the Secret Service: And Obama’s life is in danger because of it,” writer Ronald Kessler suggests that if President… 346 more words

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Michael Dunn Guilty Of First-Degree Murder Of Jordan Davis

UPDATED 10/1/14, 5:16 P.M.: The Rev. Al Sharpton has released the following statement on Michael Dunn’s guilty verdict:

“The conviction of Michael Dunn of first degree murder vindicates the committed work of the parents of Jordan Davis and all of us, who despite setbacks still tried to get the courts to deal with issues like this.

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Independence Day

In the beginning there was a country

Nurtured in the hearts of a few big

Dreamers, birthed amidst much upheavals;

Even then, whilst she was still small, she was full of… 122 more words

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Watch Dunn Trial Verdict: Guilty of First-Degree Murder [VIDEO]

UPDATED October 1, 2014 at 4:50 p.m. ET:

CNN is reporting a first-degree murder guilty verdict in the so-called “loud music” trial of Michael Dunn… 99 more words

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