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  1. WNBA president talks about fining players over warmup shirtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    WNBA President Lisa Borders applauds the league's players for taking an active stance on social issues, she just wishes they would keep it off the court. Borders spent the past two weeks talking with the union and its executive council, trying to come up with ways that both the league and its players could constructively address the Black Lives Matters movement.

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  2. WNBA president talks about fining players over warmup shirtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    In this Wednesday, July 13, 2016 file photo, members of the New York Liberty basketball team await the start of a game against the Atlanta Dream, in New York. The WNBA has fined the New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and Indiana Fever and their players for wearing plain black warm-up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police officers.

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  3. Review: Catchy return of 'Motown: The Musical' on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brunswick News

    In this image released by Boneau/Bryan-Brown, from left, Marq Moss, Lynorris Evans, Rashad Naylor, Jarvis B. Manning and Robert Hartwell appear during a performance of "Motown The Musical," in New York. Krisha Marcano, from left, Allison Semmes and Trisha Jeffrey appear during a performance of "Motown The Musical," in New York.

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  4. Eboney Hearn '01 named director of MIT Office of Engineering Outreach ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    New executive director Eboney Hearn '01 will further OEOP's mission to empower middle and high schoolers from diverse backgrounds to become future scientists and engineers. Eboney Hearn '01 has been named the new executive director of the MIT Office of Engineering Outreach Programs .

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  5. District 46 - Marcus R. OshiroRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Wahiawa Homeless Alliance, Wahiawa Lions Club, Hawaiian Civic Club of Wahiawa, Wahiawa Hospital Association, Wahiawa Community and Business Association, Hawaii State Bar Association, Council of State Governments Legal Task Force I believe all of us, rich or poor, strong or weak, have a mission in life to do good and speak for the disenfranchised and forsaken. That no man is an island and we are our brother's keeper.

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  6. John Lewis on civil rights leaders: 'We didn't hate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Congressman John Lewis commanded the Con-X stage on Friday afternoon during a powerful Q&A with EW's Nicole Sperling about his biographical graphic novel series, March . Lewis became the first sitting Congressman to write a graphic novel.

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  7. Comic-Con Has Become Pok -ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News 88.9 KNPR

    This year at San Diego Comic-Con, one of the biggest phenomena isn't just inside the convention center, it's all around. Yes, there are billboards and installations trumpeting things like Doctor Strange and Fear the Walking Dead.

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  8. Officer investigated over Black Lives Matter online commentRead the original story

    Friday | West Hawaii Today

    A Honolulu police officer has been reassigned to desk duty after a derogatory comment about the Black Lives Matter movement and an apparent threat appeared in a post on his Facebook page. Honolulu Police Department spokeswoman Michelle Yu declined to name the officer but said he was a member of the Traffic Division.

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  9. Why I was arrested in West RoxburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Boston.com

    Owned by a Texas-based corporation called Spectra Energy, the West Roxbury Lateral would use high pressure to push fracked natural gas approximately 5 miles of a journey that begins in the Marcellus Shale in Pennsylvania. Spectra is expanding; this is part of its Algonquin Incremental Market plan to build 37 new miles of pipeline and six compressor stations in order to sell this fuel to markets in the Northeast and potentially for export.

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  10. Bernie march set for Sunday in cityRead the original story

    Friday | Journal Gazette

    The march will start at noon Sunday at the Allen County Courthouse. Those participating will then walk from the courthouse to the Martin Luther King Jr. bridge, Aleasa Friedley, an organizer of the march, said Friday.

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  11. Trump's empty rhetoric void of solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Donald Trump's positions are wrongheaded and his political calculations cynical. His speech Thursday accepting the Republican Party's nomination decisively confirmed that he would be dangerous in the position of president.

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  12. Bumpy Road Ahead in 2016 Presidential RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kiplinger Online

    Don't be surprised if Hillary Clinton trails Donald Trump by a couple of points when the Democratic National Convention starts Monday in Philadelphia . But she's likely to regain that ground quickly and begin the post-conventions phase of the presidential campaign with a small lead, leaving the race about where it was before Republicans convened in Cleveland.

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  13. Dana Milbank: Morning in America it wasna tRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Delegates wore cowboy hats, straw hats, tricorn hats, stovepipe hats, cheesehead hats, evergreen hats and Uncle Sam hats. They bopped to the music of a seven-piece band and waved red, white and blue pompoms.

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  14. Lynne Patton And The Value Of Black LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MTV

    During most of the Republican National Convention, when Republicans talked about race, their target audience did not include black people. And when they did, their strategy was their typical one - inoculate themselves from charges of racism by reminding listeners that the GOP is "the party of Lincoln," who freed the slaves, and maybe cherry-pick a quote from the conveniently dead Martin Luther King Jr. "Real" racism was consigned to the sepia-toned highlight reel of stuff that America has defeated.

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  15. Pence isn't really a hick; He just plays one on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Union Democrat

    I love it when holders of high office who are arrogant, vain and disdainful suddenly decide that they need to stress one other quality to the voters: their humility. As the right-wing Republican governor of Indiana since 2013, Pence has now decided to sacrifice the pleasures of Indianapolis to be Donald Trump's running mate.

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  16. Turns Out, Fighting Fat Shaming And Racist Trolls Is Also A Ghostbuster's JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Public Radio

    Leslie Jones poses backstage during the Sony Pictures Entertainment presentation at CinemaCon 2016, the official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners, at Caesars Palace on April 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP hide caption Leslie Jones poses backstage during the Sony Pictures Entertainment presentation at CinemaCon 2016, the official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners, at Caesars Palace on April 12, 2016, in Las Vegas.

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  17. Time to terminate nation's policing crisis once and for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hill

    The killing of hundreds of African Americans each year nationwide is an unbearable tragedy that demands an urgent response. We have failed to stop abuses from law enforcement and must make necessary changes, but we must also condemn the killing of police officers in response.

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  18. Trump's speech: Morning in America it wasn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Denver Post

    Delegates wore cowboy hats, straw hats, tricorn hats, stovepipe hats, cheesehead hats, evergreen hats and Uncle Sam hats. They bopped to the music of a seven-piece band and waved red, white and blue pompoms.

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  19. Songwriters Behind Miranda Lambert Hit Address Cultural Chaos During Election CycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Billboard

    When Miranda Lambert brought the award-winning "The House That Built Me" to the public, plenty of people connected with the internal heartache and loss of self that the song represented. To the men who wrote it, Tom Douglas and Allen Shamblin , "The House That Built Me" began to look a bit like a metaphor for the country they live in.

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  20. America, we must not give in to tribalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Religion News Service

    A man and a woman hold hands in prayer during a "Together Baton Rouge" news conference in Baton Rouge, La., on July 19, 2016. Photo courtesy of REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman These are contentious times.

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