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Facebook groups pivot to attacks on Black Lives Matter

CHICAGO (AP) - A loose network of Facebook groups that took root across the country in April to organize protests over coronavirus stay-at-home orders...

Cosby citing systemic racism as he fights assault conviction

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - In a nearly empty Philadelphia courtroom in June 2015, a lawyer for Bill Cosby implored a federal judge to keep the...

1 of 2 protesters hit by car on closed Seattle highway...

SEATTLE (AP) - One of two people hit by a man who drove his car onto a closed Seattle freeway and into a crowd...

‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ hymn ignites hope across nation

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Black national anthem was born more than a century ago, but the popular hymn within the African American community...

1 of 2 protesters hit by car on closed Seattle highway...

SEATTLE (AP) - A car drove onto a closed freeway early Saturday and struck two people in a crowd protesting against police brutality, killing...

Facebook groups pivot to attacks on Black Lives Matter

CHICAGO (AP) - A loose network of Facebook groups that took root across the country in April to organize protests over coronavirus stay-at-home orders...

Israel, Palestinians face new restrictions amid virus surge

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) - Israel ordered thousands of people into quarantine after a contentious phone surveillance program resumed while Palestinians in the West...

Anti-racism groups in Paris call out slave trader statues

PARIS (AP) - Anti-racism groups are leading a “de-colonial tour” of Paris on Sunday to call attention to monuments and streets honoring historical figures...

Japan floods leave up to 34 dead, many at nursing homes

TOKYO (AP) - Deep floodwaters and the risk of more mudslides that left at least 34 people confirmed or presumed dead hampered search and...

Israel, Palestinians face new restrictions amid virus surge

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) - Israel ordered thousands of people into quarantine after a contentious phone surveillance program resumed as Palestinians in the West...