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Longtime Civil Rights Activist Bond Dead at 75

Julian Bond, a civil rights activist and longtime board chairman of the NAACP, died Saturday night, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center.


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Q&A: A look at the Death of Sandra Bland in Texas Jail

Recently released dashboard-camera video and booking records have answered some questions in the case of a Chicago-area woman who died in a Texas jail, but other questions are still unresolved.


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Smithsonian to Post Sign Outside Bill Cosby’s Art Collection

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art says it will post a sign telling visitors that an exhibition featuring Bill Cosby’s art collection is about the artists, not a tribute to the comedian.


A man walks past a mural of comedian Bill Cosby painted on the side of Ben's Chili Bowl in Washington, DC, December 4, 2014.          (Photo Credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

Ben’s Chili Bowl Opens New Location Days After Damning Testimony of Celebrity Friend Cosby Unsealed

Ben’s Chili Bowl is opening a new location just days after damning testimony by celebrity friend Bill Cosby was unsealed.


Mourners gather at a makeshift memorial outside the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina on June 18, 2015. (Photo Credit: Brendan Smialowski/ Getty Images)

9 Dead in Charleston Church Massacre, Suspect Arrested

Authorities were searching Thursday for a white man who opened fire during a prayer meeting inside a historic black church in downtown Charleston, killing nine people, including the pastor, in an assault authorities described as a hate crime.