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New Voter ID Scheme: Pop Quizzes! Unsurprisingly, now that voter identification has become the law of the land in Arkansas, poll workers are wielding their…

It’s Now Possible to Text 911 Starting last week, the four major cell phone service providers — Sprint, Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, and AT&T — enabled…

Yes She Can: Brooklyn Eighth-Grader Publishes Two Novels On Her Own When 13-year-old Angela Content told her mother she was going to write a novel,…

  Diddy Wows Crowd In Emotional Commencement Speech At Howard University Graduation Chants roared from the crowd as attendees of Howard University’s 146th commencement waited to…

  White House Locked Down After Car Sneaks into Obama Girls’ Motorcade The White House was locked down for about an hour on Tuesday after…

Kansas City Bans Smoking Inside Public Housing Apartments It’s one thing to ban smoking from bars and restaurants, as Kansas City did in 2008 following…

Here’s Why A Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Is Handing Out KKK Hoods Democratic candidate for governor Brett Hulsey plans to hand out white Ku Klux Klan-style…

All Over Some Hair… Man Sentenced To 23 Years After Hair Weave Argument Ends In Senseless Death Denzel Holder. Yesterday, Holder, from Brooklyn, was sentenced…

Watch This Ginger Dude Teach African Dance to Cedric the Entertainer Jeff Hunsicker, a Who Wants To Be A Millionaire contestant from Collegeville, Pennsylvania, shared…

Shocking Number Of Innocent People Sentenced To Death, Study Finds More than 4 percent of inmates sentenced to death in the United States are probably…

In Minneapolis, Columbus Day Becomes Indigenous People’s Day The 13-member Minneapolis City Council unanimously voted to recognize another holiday on the same day as Columbus…

Man breaks into National Civil Rights Museum, Sleeps on Bed Around 1 a.m. Wednesday morning, security officers at the National Civil Rights Museum they heard…