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George Stinney, 14: Executed In Vile Act Of Injustice, Exonerated 70s Years Late

An African-American boy, George Stinney Jr., who was executed at age 14 in the killing of two young white girls has been exonerated in South Carolina, 70 years after he became the youngest person executed in the U.S.

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After police killed John Crawford at a Walmart, they threatened his girlfriend with jail

A newly released video shows Ohio police aggressively interrogating the girlfriend of a young black man officers had shot and killed earlier in the day.

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The sincerest form of espionage flattery - Iran shows off flying copy of captured US UAV

An Iranian replica of a US spy drone, seized by Iran in 2011, is inferior to the US version, which was initially captured by Iran, according to the Pentagon. 386 more words

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Police Officer Buys Eggs for Grandmother Who Stole Them to Feed Hungry Kids

Hero of the week

Helen Johnson was just trying to feed her family, who had gone two days without food when she lifted the eggs and got caught.

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