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ILE - In this Dec. 14, 2019 file photo, Navy midshipmen march onto field ahead of an NCAA college football game between the Army and the Navy in Philadelphia.
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December 20, 2019 - 2:35 pm
By LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Hand gestures flashed by West Point cadets and Naval Academy midshipmen during the televised Army-Navy football game were not racist signals, military investigations have concluded. A Navy probe of the event found that the students were...
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November 14, 2019 - 3:51 pm
By MAE ANDERSON AP, Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Disney’s new streaming service has added a disclaimer to "Dumbo," “Peter Pan” and other classics because they depict racist stereotypes, underscoring a challenge media companies face when they resurrect older movies in modern times. The move...
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November 04, 2019 - 2:55 pm
A trust of Britain's National Health Service (NHS) has announced it will refuse medical service to individuals who exhibit racist or sexist behavior. On its website , the North Bristol NHS Trust stipulated patients will receive a "yellow card" of sorts and then a "red card" which would withdraw...
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September 05, 2019 - 1:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump is again attacking Debra Messing, calling the liberal activist and "Will & Grace" star a racist and saying she should be fired from the NBC sitcom. Messing apologized earlier this week after tweeting in support of an Alabama church sign which reads "a...
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August 30, 2019 - 5:55 pm
By BARBARA ORTUTAY AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account has gotten hacked, and whoever broke in sent racist and vulgar tweets to his 4.2 million followers. Some of the tweets were up for about 30 minutes before Twitter took them down. The tweets included...
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August 07, 2019 - 5:26 pm
By DAVID BAUDER AP Media Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel host Tucker Carlson faced criticism Wednesday for declaring white supremacy "a hoax," the same day President Donald Trump visited El Paso, Texas, after a white gunman who had written an anti-Hispanic rant killed 22 people. Carlson has...
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August 06, 2019 - 6:14 pm
Washington D.C. _ The Chairman of the committee on Homeland Security, Bennie Thompson, and Ranking Member Mike Rogers have written a letter to the owner of the Extremist website 8chan, to demand that he appear before congress in the wake of the mass shooting in El Paso Texas, as well as other past...
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July 28, 2019 - 7:14 pm
By ZEKE MILLER and HOPE YEN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing growing accusations of racism over his incendiary tweets, President Donald Trump on Sunday tried to deflect the criticism by labeling a prominent minority congressman as himself racist and accusing Democrats of trying to "play...
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A Virginia man with a prior hate crime conviction has been sentenced to almost 30 years in prison for beating an 80-year-old black man in a wheelchair to death. (iStock / Getty Images Plus/Rattankun Thongbun)
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July 24, 2019 - 10:59 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia man with a prior hate crime conviction has been sentenced to almost 30 years in prison for the fatal beating of an 80-year-old black man in a wheelchair. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports 44-year-old Michael Kevin McReynolds received his murder sentence Tuesday for...
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July 16, 2019 - 1:54 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate Republican who is likely to face a competitive reelection race next year says he disagrees with President Donald Trump's racist tweets that suggested four House women of color "go back" to where they came from. Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner was asked Denver-area KOA...
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