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Chicago Police Arrest 2 Black Suspects in Attack on Smollett

At least one of the men worked on "Empire," police said
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Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick, Eric Reid Settle Collusion Grievances with NFL

Kaepernick and Reid filed collusion grievances against the league, saying they were blacklisted because of protests during the national anthem at games.
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Women Crushing It Wednesday: Adrian McLanahan

By Erin Thibeau What is it like to be a black woman in STEM? Poet's latest "Women Crushing It Wednesday" guest is Adrian McLanahan, a network control center engineer and website designer who wants to boost the number of kids of color in STEM. "You're already at a disadvantage cuz it's a boys' club...
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Lowe's

Lowe's to Hire 1,300 D.C. Area Workers on Wednesday

Lowe's has a lot of jobs to fill on its National Hiring Day on February 13.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Washington, DC

How to Score a Free Lyft Ride to D.C.’s Black History Museums in February

Visit black history museums, memorials, and cultural sites during Black History Month.
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D.C. Police

Police Make Arrest in Connection to Southeast D.C. Bus Stop Shooting

By Erin Thibeau An arrest has been made in connection to a shooting in Southeast D.C. on Monday that left five people injured, including one child. D.C. Police said Wednesday that 30-year-old Ronnell Rashickle Offutt of Southwest D.C. was arrested and charged with assault with a dangerous weapon...
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Gucci Apologizes for Sweater Resembling Blackface Following Backlash

Black History Month has not been off to a good start.
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In Democratic Response, Abrams Sharply Rebukes Trump

"Let's be clear: voter suppression is real," Stacey Abrams said Tuesday.
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Police Line

5 Children Killed in Saturday Morning Crash in Bowie

The children -- who are all related -- are between the ages of 5 and 15.
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Is Using Law Enforcement a Solution for D.C.’s Opioid Epidemic?

Vincent Gray described the mayor's actions as “troubling” and “dismissive."
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