Monthly Archives: April 2015

Today Is The First Time In MLB History That A Game Will Be Played Without A Single Paying Customer

Originally posted on Consumerist:
(fordsbasement) Upon the news yesterday that the Baltimore Orioles would face the Chicago White Sox in a postponed game at an empty Camden Yards today, we tried to recall if there’s ever been another instance when…

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Loan Officers Detail Wells Fargo's Blatantly Racist Subprime Loans

Originally posted on Consumerist:
UPDATE: Read the affidavits here. Meet Beth Jacobsen and Tony Paschal, two of Wells Fargo‘s top subprime loan officers, who recently gave affidavits detailing the bank efforts to needlessly steer minority Baltimore families into subprime loans.…

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Jamie Foxx Speaks Out On Freddie Gray Case [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO]

Originally posted on 92 Q:
Source: Kenneth Epps Photography In the wake of major national attention being placed on Baltimore in regards to the Freddie Gray case, Grammy-winning artist and actor Jamie Foxx felt compelled to speak out: “Wrong is wrong…

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Civil Rights Group: Police Video Release Of Drug Investigation Is ‘Character Assassination’

Originally posted on CBS Houston:
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A civil rights group says the release of video showing an undercover agent allegedly buying drugs from a man later killed by a volunteer officer is “character assassination.” Tulsa County sheriff’s…

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Suspect dies in police custody in New Jersey

Originally posted on New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV:
VINELAND, N.J. (PIX11) — An investigation is underway after a suspect died in police custody in southern New Jersey, authorities said. Officers arrested Phillip White, 32, about 11 a.m. Tuesday in the…

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Coroner reveals teen killed by officer was shot twice in the back

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Do SISTAS’ lives matter? or just the Black males’? | Cop who murdered unarmed Rekia Boyd found NOT guilty, few march for her

Originally posted on Real News:
Just 48 hours before a civil lawsuit against the city of Ferguson was filled by Michael Brown’s parents for the murder of their unarmed son by a cop, the Chicago Police detective who fatally shot…

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