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Sunday, January 24, 2021

Michigan Cop Fired For Arresting Black Man Who Was Collecting Petition Signatures in His Neighborhood

Police don’t seem to have felt the need to markedly adjust how they treat Black people, despite the various protests and marches last year against their persisting culture of aggression and violence against African Americans.

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Federal Law Enforcement Might Let Some Capitol Attackers Get Away Without Charges for Insurrection

It shouldn’t come as that much of a surprise, yet it’s still very disturbing to hear that federal law enforcement officials are considering not even charging some of the people who broke into the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 in a violent attempt to stop the rightful certification of President Joe Biden’s electoral win.

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Sunday's Best Deals: Vizio 50-inch 4K Smart TV, Ring Light Webcam, I Dew Care K-Beauty Products, Mophie Powerstation Minis, Flexispot Gaming Desk, and More

Jump to: Tech | Gaming | Home | Lifestyle | Media

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Grand Jurors in Breonna Taylor Case Seek Impeachment of Daniel Cameron, Say He Lied to Them and Public

The grand jurors in the case of Breonna Taylor haven’t hid their dissatisfaction with Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron’s handling of the proceedings, a sentiment they aren’t alone in.

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Saturday, January 23, 2021

Kyle Rittenhouse's Bail Terms Amended After Footage of Him at Bar Flashing 'White Power' Signs

A judge in Wisconsin has amended Kyle Rittenhouse’s bond conditions to bar the 18-year-old from drinking or associating with known white supremacists and other bigots.

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Report: Trump Was Planning to Fire His Acting Attorney General This January in Another Effort to Steal the Presidential Election

We all knew Trump was going off the rails in his last few weeks in office—that is “off the rails” for him, a man who has always been a little off kilter to say the least.

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Saturday's Best Deals: Razer Accessories, Dyson Hot + Cool Air Purifier, Indoor Electric Fireplace, Yosuda Stationary Bike, Identity Guard Rolling Stamps, and More

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Biden Administration Orders National Intelligence Office and FBI to Assess Threat of Domestic Violent Extremism

We can’t say President Joe Biden hasn’t hit the ground running. In his first week in the Oval Office, Biden has already directed federal law enforcement and national intelligence officials to complete an assessment of the threat posed by domestic violent extremism in America.

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Exclusive: RHOA Star Kenya Moore and Marc Daly Call It Quits Again

The on-again, off-again, played-out-in-front-of-the-cameras (sometimes) marriage of Brooklyn restaurateur Marc Daly and Bravo’s Real Housewives of Atlanta star, actress and former Miss USA, Kenya Moore, is on the outs again.

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Friday, January 22, 2021

Capitol Rioters to Trump: 'I Literally Beg Your Pardon and You Just Gon' Do Me Like This?'

As America recovers from the act of domestic terrorism committed against the U.S. Capitol earlier this month, some participants have expressed regret for...*snickers*...I’m sorry, let me start again.

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#Flint: Preliminary Approval Granted by Judge on $641 Million Settlement for Victims of Flint Water Crisis

A $641 million settlement that would go towards Flint residents who suffered from being exposed to lead-contaminated water was granted preliminary approval by a judge on Thursday.

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Perk up Your Coffee Station With Our Favorite Coffee Makers

Top Pick: Capresso Team Pro Plus | $210 | Amazon

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Live From New York, It’s Regina King Making Her Hosting Debut on Saturday Night Live

Regina King (also known as Regina Thee King and Regina BEEN King) will be making her hosting debut in the upcoming new season of Saturday Night Live.

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Lowkey Heat Tops This Week’s Good-Ass Games at Good-Ass Prices

Before we get into today’s list, I humbly request that you please press F to pay respects to our Xbox friends in the comments. On Friday, it was announced that the price of one year of Xbox Live Gold has doubled from $60 to $120. While I’m a Game Pass Ultimate subscriber and I’m basically already paying that, my…

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Six Badass Black Women Who Are Changing the Workout Game

One of the key issues we see in workout culture is the lack of representation. Many of the advertised programs feature white women—which isn’t necessarily a problem, except it doesn’t show a range of trainers (or culturally relevant bodies, music and styles) in the videos or classes they produce. It can be very…

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The Best House Slippers, According To Our Readers

Top Pick: L.L Bean Wicked Good Moccasins (Men’s, Women’s) | $79

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Auntie Unfiltered Explores the Power of Music

Ever since I can remember, from a very young age, I have known all the lyrics to every single song on Marvin Gaye’s What’s Going On album in the order that they appear on the LP. Both sides.

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Where Do We Go From Here? Why Biden Needs a Plan for Tackling White Supremacy

Wednesday’s inauguration was a breath of fresh air in many ways. We saw the swearing-in of the first woman, Black person, and South-Asian to be this country’s vice president. We saw a young and brilliant poet, Amanda Gorman, state undeniable truths about this country’s harrowing and recent past and declare powerful…

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Gotdamn Bezos, You've Done It Again! The Echo Show 5 Is 50% Off

50% Off Echo Show 5 | $45 | Amazon

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Red Lobster Is the Greatest Place on Earth and I'm Tired of Y'all Pretending Like It Ain't

I do not remember the first time I went to Red Lobster. Which is fine. I also do not remember the first time I saw Halle Berry. But I know that my reaction was the same: How does something so perfect exist and are there more of these in Cleveland?

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Michigan Cop Fired For Arresting Black Man Who Was Collecting Petition Signatures in His Neighborhood

Police don’t seem to have felt the need to markedly adjust how they treat Black people, despite the various protests and marches last year ...