Judge Rules New York’s “Stop and Frisk” Unfairly Targets Minorities


Recently, a federal judge declared that New York City’s “Stop and Frisk” policy was unconstitutional because it unfairly targets minority men. When making her decision,…read more

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MLB Suspends Players in Largest Single-Day Doping Bust


Click to download video New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez, better known as A-Rod, was suspended from baseball as punishment for using performance-enhancing drugs.…read more

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In L.A., Community Engagement Helps Reduce Gun Violence


On the most dangerous streets of Los Angeles, Calif., “gun violence equals gang violence,” says Police Chief Charlie Beck of the Los Angeles Police Department…read more

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Justice Department May Act in Zimmerman Case


Click to download video Late Saturday evening, a jury in Florida found George Zimmerman not-guilty of second degree murder in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon…read more

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Bilingual Classrooms Turn English-Only in Effort to Improve Test scores


Click to download video Faculty at DiLoreto School in New Britain, Conn., are facing push-back from their community after deciding to switch from a dual-language…read more

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