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A Prominent South Carolina Family's Mother And Son Were Discovered Dead, Shot.
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ISLANDTON, S.C. (AP) — A mother and son from a prominent South Carolina legal family were discovered shot and killed on their family's property, and authorities said no arrests have been made in th…

A Woman Who Wanted To 'find Me A Proud Boy' Has Been Arrested In Connection With The Capitol Riot.
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Stephanie Baez, a woman who was recorded saying on Jan. 6 that she wanted to "find me a Proud Boy," a reference to the white supremacy group, has been arrested in connection with the insurgency at t…

F. Lee Bailey, 87, Was A Well-known Criminal Defense Attorney.
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F. Lee Bailey, one of America's most famous criminal lawyers, died on Thursday at the age of 87. Bendrix Lee Bailey, the attorney's oldest son, told TMZ that his father died Thursday morning in Geo…

A Florida Man Accused Of Killing An Iguana Is Attempting To Use The 'stand Your Ground' Defense.
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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A judge has rejected a Florida man's "stand your ground" defense, claiming that he only beat an iguana to death after it attacked him and bit him on the arm. PJ Nilaja…

The NFL Has Pledged To End 'racial Norming,' And To Investigate Brain Injury Claims Made By Black Players.
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The NFL pledged on Wednesday to stop using “race-norming,” which assumed Black players started out with lower cognitive function, in the $1 billion settlement of brain injury cl…

In New York Chinatown, A Man Punches An Asian Woman Without Provocation.
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A New York state lawmaker shared video footage of an Asian woman being punched in the face and knocked to the sidewalk while walking past a restaurant in Manhattan's Chinatown. The video was sent t…

The Supreme Court Has Rejected Johnson & Johnson's Appeal Of A $2 Billion Talc Verdict.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States Supreme Court has upheld a $2 billion verdict in favor of women who claim they developed ovarian cancer after using Johnson & Johnson talc products. The Supreme…

Teen Allegedly Breaks Into A 'cop-filled' Airbnb And Wakes Up In Handcuffs.
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After allegedly breaking into and then drunkenly passing out in a Milwaukee Airbnb rented by three out-of-town cops, a 19-year-old awoke in handcuffs. Last week, deputies from Montana's Flathead Co…

Nikole Hannah-Jones, The Creator Of The '1619 Project,' Is Considering Legal Action In Response To The University Of North Carolina's Denial Of Tenure.
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Nikole Hannah-Jones, the creator of The New York Times’ “1619 Project,” has stated that she is considering legal action against the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill after being denied tenur…

Unemployment In The United States Has Dropped To A New Pandemic Low Of 406,000 People.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to 406,000 last week, a new pandemic low and further evidence that the job market is improving as the virus fades and th…

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Has Joined A Lawsuit Against West Virginia For Prohibiting Transgender Girls And Women From Participating In Sports.
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The American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU West Virginia chapter, and Lambda Legal joined several other organizations on Wednesday in filing a lawsuit to overturn House Bill 3293, a West Virginia…

Eric Carle, The Author Of "The Very Hungry Caterpillar," Died At The Age Of 91.
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Eric Carle, the renowned American designer, illustrator, and children's book author, has died at the age of 91. Carle's family announced his death Sunday in a tribute on his website, writing: "In t…