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Conyers says segregation on the rise, seeks federal action
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Conyers says segregation on the rise, seeks federal action

U.S. Rep. John Conyers is urging passage of a bill that would reinstate private lawsuits to address racial inequities in public education after a government report showed an alarming increase in the percentage of public schools with high numbers of poor black ...
NAACP sues Michigan officials over Flint water crisis
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NAACP sues Michigan officials over Flint water crisis

Another big name has surfaced in the tsunami of Flint water lawsuits: the NAACP, which is suing several state officials and two engineering firms, alleging they poisoned a city with toxic drinking water by failing to detect that something was wrong, pretending...
Phoenix police officer killed in shootout with burglary suspect
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Phoenix police officer killed in shootout with burglary suspect

PHOENIX (UPI) -- A Phoenix police officer died late Thursday after being shot while investigating a burglary, officials said. Officer David Glasser, 35 and with the department for 12 years, worked in the department's Neighborhood Enforcement Team in the Maryv...
Debris from missing EgyptAir MS804 found in Mediterranean, officials say
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Debris from missing EgyptAir MS804 found in Mediterranean, officials say

CAIRO (UPI) -- Investigators on Friday said they located debris and passengers' belongings from missing EgyptAir Flight MS804 in the Mediterranean Sea. Flight MS804, an Airbus 320 traveling from Paris to Cairo with 66 people on board, is believed to have cr...
The First Amendment protects all speech
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The First Amendment protects all speech

The U.S. Supreme Court has opted to stay quiet on a local free-speech case, marking a victory for a group of evangelical Christians who marched around Dearborn with a pig’s head on a pole while telling Muslims they would “burn in hell” at a festival five years...
Trump resurrects charges of rape against Bill Clinton
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Trump resurrects charges of rape against Bill Clinton

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump used the word “rape” on Wednesday when discussing past allegations of sexual misconduct involving former President Bill Clinton, further escalating his rhetoric on the subject.