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FEMA to Pay Airfare for Puerto Rico’s María Survivors for 60 More Days

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – Survivors of hurricanes Irma and María have until Aug. 30 to take advantage of FEMA’s Transportation Assistance program, which covers...

Black Residents Flee Chicago As Experts Say Chances For Success Diminish

The Chicago skyline. | Getty Images file photoThe Windy City isn’t providing the opportunities longtime Black residents need to succeed, so they’re leaving in...

Lawyers’ Committee For Civil Rights Under Law Blasts OMB’s Proposal to Combine the Departments...

The Office of Management and Budget’s released its plan outlining a major overhaul of the executive branch.  The plan includes merging the Education and...
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Admiral Harris: N. Korea our most immediate threat

Adm. Harry Harris is slated to become the next U.S. ambassador to South Korea.  In a ceremony held Wednesday at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Adm....
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Racist ranting attorney, Aaron Schlossberg, kicked out of his office space

Attorney Aaron Schlossberg was caught on video in a hate-filled rant against Spanish speaking servers at a New York restaurant.  The video went viral...
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Trump’s worst judicial pick yet appears to favor school segregation and thinks birth control...

Louisiana’s Wendy Vitter is giving professional racist Thomas Farr of North Carolina a run for his money in the contest for Most Deplorable Judicial Nominee. She’s not...
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Increased Youth Activism May Not Correspond to Voter Turnout

by Trimmel Gomes  |  TALLAHASSEE, Fla - The eight young Floridians suing Gov. Rick Scott and Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam are riding the wave of...
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Paul Ryan Guest Speaker at the NUL Communities of Color Breakfast

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) was a guest speaker this morning during the monthly Communities of Color Breakfast Series sponsored by the National...
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Judge O’Neill Refuses to Recuse Himself in Tension-Filled Day at Cosby Sex Assault Hearings

NORRISTOWN—Two days of hearings in the Bill Cosby retrial got off to a rough start, as the judge chastised defense attorneys for the way...
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Guest opinion: Congress funds rural programs

By Anna Johnson, annaj@cfra.org, Center for Rural Affairs  |  Last month, Congress passed its spending bill for this year, which funds the federal government through Sept....