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Mother shot dead near memorial for teen son fatally gunned down days before

The Gun Violence Archive has revealed 104 people aged 18 and under were fatally gunned down in Chicago between January 1 to November 24, 2021.

Black lives don't matter to black thugs...or to black politicians.
Where were the other 1165 children killed, Newsweek?

11/25/2021 3:57:00 PM

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Illinois families of 2 killed at concert file lawsuits | AP News

The families of two close friends from suburban Chicago who were killed at the Astroworld concert in Houston have filed wrongful death lawsuits against rapper Travis Scott, the Live Nation entertainment company and others.


11/25/2021 12:27:00 AM

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Vikings' Everson Griffen Posts Disturbing Video Waving Gun, Team Concerned

The Vikings say they're concerned for the health of Everson Griffen ... after he posted a series of disturbing things Wednesday -- including a video of him waving a gun.

11/24/2021 8:09:00 PM

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Young Dolph's GF Sees Business Boom, Aims to Help Gun Violence Victims

The Momeo brand is seeing a surge in the wake of Dolph's death.

11/24/2021 12:03:00 PM

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Machine Gun Kelly Responds to Grammys Nominations Snub

Covering the sh*t you like since 1984.

11/24/2021 5:58:00 AM

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New gun charge puts Jan. 6 attack in an important new context

Donald Trump said the Jan. 6 rioters posed 'zero threat.' Ron Johnson said they weren't really 'armed.' Reality tells a different story.

11/24/2021 1:44:00 AM

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Grammy facts: Blurred genre lines and a retiree revolution | AP News

With new rules in place this year and a promise to regain trust among its members, the Recording Academy released its nominations on Tuesday for its 64th Grammy Awards .

11/24/2021 1:32:00 AM

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Man charged with 5 homicide counts in deadly Waukesha crash | AP News

BREAKING: Prosecutors charged a man with intentional homicide in the deaths of five people who were killed when an SUV was driven into a Christmas parade in Wisconsin. Conviction on first-degree intentional homicide carries a mandatory life sentence.

11/24/2021 1:11:00 AM

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Oath Keepers, Proud Boys subpoenaed by Jan. 6 House panel | AP News

The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection has issued subpoenas to three extremist organizations, including the Proud Boys and the Oath Keepers as well as their leaders.

11/24/2021 12:56:00 AM

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NFL's Marshon Lattimore Cuts Deal In Gun Case, Sentenced To Probation

Marshon Lattimore has cut a deal with prosecutors to close out his gun case -- with the NFL star agreeing to plead guilty to a misdemeanor, TMZ Sports has confirmed.

11/24/2021 12:15:00 AM

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'Glue me back together': Online pleas to aid parade victims | AP News

In online fundraising pleas, friends and families detail the suffering of some of the roughly 50 people hurt when the driver of an SUV sped through a Christmas Parade in suburban Milwaukee, killing five.

11/23/2021 8:16:00 PM

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Ginkgo grew with dinosaurs, and is still worth growing | AP News

GARDENING: Ginkgo’s leaves fall all at once and look like “a patch of sunlight” shining on the ground. The bare tree is pretty too.

11/23/2021 5:31:00 PM

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Machine Gun Kelly Brings Daughter Casie to 2021 AMAs

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11/23/2021 5:30:00 PM

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World Cup host Qatar used ex-CIA officer to spy on FIFA | AP News

Spies for hire: Former U.S. intelligence officers are going to work for foreign governments, and some policy makers in Washington are worried. An AP investigation looks at one case involving Qatar and the world of soccer.

11/23/2021 2:30:00 PM

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14 people rushed into a Louis Vuitton store outside Chicago and ran out with at least $100,000 in merchandise, police say

Surveillance video shows masked shoplifters pour into the store grabbing handbags and other merchandise while shoppers rush out of the way.

Also the LouisVuitton in San Francisco and Nordstrom in the Bay area in Northern CA were looted this weekend
now they have 500 dollar purses to keep their 20 bucks in

11/22/2021 10:00:00 AM

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California Wildfires Killed Up to 20% of World’s Giant Sequoias in Last 14 Months

“As spectacular as these trees are we really can’t take them for granted.”

11/22/2021 8:09:00 AM

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13 TV Characters Who Should've Been Killed Off And 14 Who Deserved So Much Better

Please do not even get me started on Owen Hunt from Grey's Anatomy.

11/22/2021 1:00:00 AM

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14 Best of Beauty Award-Winning Products You Can Buy at the Allure Store

The Dyson Airwrap, perfect for any hair type, is definitely worth the splurge.

11/21/2021 11:16:00 PM

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SF Louis Vuitton Store Ransacked, Cops Show Up in Dramatic Fashion

This Louis Vuitton in San Fran got cleaned out with a quickness.

11/21/2021 12:03:00 AM

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14 Tesla features your regular car definitely doesn’t have

You'll only find fart mode on a Tesla.

11/20/2021 11:30:00 PM

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13 Disturbing Facts You'll Probably Regret Reading (And 14 Wholesome Ones To Make You Feel Better)

Let's go on this roller-coaster ride together.

11/20/2021 10:30:00 PM

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Deere workers approve 3rd contract offer, will end strike

Deere workers have OK'd a new contract that will deliver 10% raises immediately and end a monthlong strike for more than 10,000 employees. The contract covers 12 plants in Iowa, Illinois and Kansas where the company’s iconic John Deere equipment is made.

Congrats to the workers for holding the line.
its criminal that even with this 10% bump for everyone, it wont make the slightest dent to their bottom line.

11/18/2021 5:42:00 AM

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Little Mix's Jade Thirlwall on 10 Years of Pop Magic

In honor of Little Mix's new album 'Between Us,' the singer-songwriter reflects on ten years of breaking pop boundaries.

11/18/2021 1:30:00 AM

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Taylor Swift's 10-Minute ‘All Too Well’ Lyrics Are Brutal to Ex Jake Gyllenhaal

Taylor Swift's 10-Minute ‘All Too Well’ Lyrics Are Brutal to Ex Jake Gyllenhaal

11/17/2021 6:43:00 PM

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Taylor Swift Drops Live Acoustic Version of 10-Minute 'All Too Well' Performance

Taylor Swift released the 10-minute live acoustic version of 'All Too Well' recorded at the AMC 13 in Manhattan last week.

11/16/2021 7:47:00 PM

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Open Management Position Requires 10 Or More Years Nepotism

Open Management Position Requires 10 Or More Years Nepotism

11/16/2021 6:30:00 PM

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Kyle Rittenhouse trial Day 10 ends with closing arguments: Key takeaways

A jury could begin deliberating the fate of Kyle Rittenhouse after hearing what is expected to be starkly different theories in the Wisconsin homicide case.

11/16/2021 4:33:00 PM

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Kyle Rittenhouse trial Day 10 ends with closing arguments: Key takeaways

Rittenhouse was 17 and armed with an AR-15-style semiautomatic rifle that had a 30-round clip at the time he shot and killed Joseph Rosenbaum, 36, and Anthony Huber, 26, and severely wounded Gaige Grosskreutz, 27, during an Aug. 25, 2020 protest in Kenosha

11/16/2021 3:59:00 PM

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Here is everything you need to know about the TikTok lawsuit and how to claim payment

TikTok users across the country have been receiving a notification informing them that they might be eligible to claim a settlement payment from a recent lawsuit.

11/16/2021 1:04:00 PM

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William Sterling Cary, pioneering Black pastor, dies at 94

William Sterling Cary, a religious leader and civil rights activist, has died at his Chicago home at age 94. Cary was the first Black president of the National Council of Churches, a broad coalition of U.S. Christian congregations.

11/16/2021 6:03:00 AM

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Defense attorney in Ahmaud Arbery trial asks judge to remove Rev. Jesse Jackson from courtroom

“This is about racism,” former prosecutor Charles Coleman says about defense attorney in Ahmaud Arbery trial asking judge to remove Rev. Jesse Jackson, a Black pastor, from the courtroom.

11/16/2021 5:32:00 AM

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TikTok

11/16/2021 5:30:00 AM

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Judge Rejects Mistrial Request For Ahmaud Arbery’s Killers Over Presence Of Civil Rights Figures

“We don’t want any more Black pastors in here,” a defense attorney said last week.

11/15/2021 11:44:00 PM

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TikTok

11/15/2021 11:00:00 PM

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How Native American youth are using TikTok to inspire, educate and take bold action

How Native American youth are using TikTok to inspire, educate and take bold action

11/15/2021 9:30:00 PM

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The best early Black Friday beauty deals to shop this now

The best early Black Friday beauty deals to shop now

11/15/2021 9:26:00 PM

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TikTok star Ladydrivah 2.0 'found dead in truck', friends say

TikTok star Ladydrivah 2.0 'found dead in truck', friends say

11/15/2021 2:59:00 AM

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Dakota Johnson Channeled Black Swan in a Little Black Feathered Dress

Wow.

11/14/2021 11:57:00 PM

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Dakota Johnson Channeled Black Swan in a Little Black Feathered Dress

Wow.

11/14/2021 11:35:00 PM

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TikTok Hand Signal Saves Missing Teen

'I really believe that this girl’s life was saved.”

11/14/2021 11:05:00 PM

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TikTok Resumes and Instagram portfolios: How college students are using social media to find jobs

TikTok Resumes and Instagram portfolios: How college students are using social media to find jobs

11/14/2021 9:44:00 PM

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Column: The awful echoes of the Trayvon Martin tragedy in the trial of the men who killed Ahmaud Arbery

It's boggling how racists can engineer a situation in which a Black man dies, then claim they had to kill him.

11/14/2021 3:04:00 PM

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Mandates drive up vaccinations at colleges, despite leniency

Universities that adopted COVID-19 vaccine mandates this fall have seen widespread compliance even though many schools made it easy to get out of the shots by granting exemptions to nearly any student who requested one.


praising coerced medical tyranny is pretty stupid and unamerican.

11/11/2021 6:07:00 AM

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The Newest 35,000-Square-Foot Amazon Fresh Store Signals Something Big . . . Really Big

How the set up allows customers to avoid lines altogether:

11/10/2021 9:32:00 PM

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Deborah Ayorinde, Hugh Quarshie Lead Cast of Amazon Studios, ITV Drama Series ‘Riches’

Deborah Ayorinde, Hugh Quarshie Lead Cast of Amazon Studios, ITV Drama Series ‘Riches’

11/10/2021 6:12:00 PM

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Hollywood Studio Projects Get Stricter About COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

Hollywood Studio Projects Get Stricter About COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

11/10/2021 5:46:00 PM

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Groundbreaking Chef Transforms Culinary World With Choice To Use Fresh, High-Quality Ingredients

Groundbreaking Chef Transforms Culinary World With Choice To Use Fresh, High-Quality Ingredients

11/10/2021 5:30:00 PM

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Chicago police cancel days off ahead of Kyle Rittenhouse verdict 'upheaval'

Fraternal Order of Police President John Catanzara said the department has removed regularly scheduled days off in case the verdict 'doesn't go positive.'

Open Up Your Eyes, Man. They're Trying To Control Global Warming. Get It?
If this guy walks then far-right active shooters are a protected species from now on in the US

11/10/2021 12:54:00 PM

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25 Beauty Gifts To Buy On Amazon For Every Person On Your List

The Holiday season is upon us.

11/10/2021 11:08:00 AM

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EXCLUSIVE Amazon seeking to settle EU antitrust investigations, sources say

Amazon is seeking to settle two EU antitrust investigations to stave off potential hefty fines and orders to change its business practices, people familiar with the matter said.

11/10/2021 9:15:00 AM

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Judge Rejects Apple’s Request to Delay App Store Order

A judge has rejected Apple’s attempt to delay an injunction that would loosen some App Store rules for software developers

11/10/2021 7:15:00 AM

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Order Breakfast At McDonald's And We'll Reveal Which Australian State You Live In

Don't do this quiz on an empty stomach!

11/10/2021 5:45:00 AM

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COVID-19 live updates: Pfizer asks FDA to amend booster authorization to include all adults

As the COVID-19 pandemic has swept the globe, more than 5 million people have died from the disease worldwide, including over 755,000 Americans.

11/9/2021 11:42:00 PM

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Roxy Earle's Joe Fresh Holiday Collection is All About Size Inclusivity

Canadian influencer and body positivity activist Roxy Earle talks the term 'plus-size,' self-love and her Joe Fresh holiday collection.

11/9/2021 9:00:00 PM

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Morgues, hospitals struggle with COVID-19 deaths in Romania

The morgue in Romania’s main hospital has no space for the dead. Bodies of COVID-19 victims, wrapped in black plastic bags, line a hallway of the hospital in Bucharest. Experts have blamed the soaring deaths on the low vaccination rate.

11/9/2021 4:31:00 PM

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Surgeon general releases guide to combating COVID-19 vaccine misinformation

The government’s top doctor released a step-by-step toolkit Tuesday morning to help people combat misinformation about the vaccine in their own close circles.

11/9/2021 3:05:00 PM

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Sarah Jayne Dunn's Amazon wish list as she asks fans to gift her 32 inch TV

Sarah Jayne Dunn's Amazon wish list as she asks fans to gift her 32 inch TV

11/9/2021 2:26:00 PM

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Covid-19 is likely to fade away in 2022

Many people are now protected from current variants of covid. But that immunity has been acquired at a terrible cost

11/9/2021 12:06:00 PM

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First lady Jill Biden kicks off COVID-19 vaccine for kids campaign at historic Virginia school

11/9/2021 10:15:00 AM

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Judge issues hysterical fake order banning Elf on the Shelf

Judge issues hysterical fake order banning Elf on the Shelf

11/9/2021 5:14:00 AM

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Pro-Trump martial-law-pushing Amanda Chase 'getting things in order' to run for Congress

Chase said she would 'love to take on' Democratic Representative Abigail Spanberger in 2022.

11/9/2021 2:53:00 AM

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Restaurant Review: Hawksmoor Is a Steakhouse Where You Can Order the Fish

Like the best modern steak joints, the British import is more proper restaurant than beef specialist.

11/9/2021 2:49:00 AM

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Millenial Dramedy ‘À La Carte’ From Breanna Hogan, Dijon Talton & Meagan Good Gets AllBlk Series Order

Millenial Dramedy ‘À La Carte’ From Breanna Hogan, Dijon Talton & Meagan Good Gets AllBlk Series Order

11/8/2021 7:00:00 PM

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Climate Change: Heat Waves Become More Intense

For almost three decades, world leaders have been meeting to try to curb global warming. But in that time Earth has become a much hotter and deadlier planet,...


Let's remember that Republicans GOP were and still are climate change deniers and are obstacles to any action. Remember Al Gore who ran for president based on climate change in 1992?

11/4/2021 1:01:00 AM

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NEDTalk: Low Earth Orbit NOAA Satellite Data

11/3/2021 11:05:00 PM

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Climate change reshaped Earth with extreme weather this year

Climate change in 2021 has reshaped life on Earth. AP photos show the changed landscapes and devastation deadly floods, fires, heat waves and storms have caused in communities worldwide. COP26

11/3/2021 8:16:00 PM

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BBC, Channel 4, ITV Among U.K.’s Biggest Broadcasters Committing to Climate Content Pledge at COP26

BBC, Channel 4, ITV Among U.K.’s Biggest Broadcasters Committing to Climate Content Pledge at COP26

11/3/2021 10:44:00 AM

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As Earth Warms, Human History Is Melting Away

“The constant movement inside glaciers damages both bodies and artifacts, and eventually dumps the sad debris at the mouth of the ice floe.'

11/3/2021 2:42:00 AM

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COP26 kicks off—will leaders come to an agreement?

Our weekly podcast on how to tackle climate change

11/2/2021 11:30:00 PM

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U.S. Joins More Than 100 Countries In Pledge To End Deforestation In Coming Decade

Experts say the promise at the COP26 climate talks in Scotland would be critical to limiting climate change, but it's one that has been made and broken before.

11/2/2021 2:30:00 PM

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