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  • Loretta Lynch Sworn in as New US attorney General

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Loretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as the 83rd U.S. attorney general, the first African-American woman to serve as the nation’s top law enforcement official. Speaking before family members, Justice Department lawyers and supporters, Lynch said her confirmation as attorney ...

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  • Are the Wizards Ready for Atlanta?

    The Washington Wizards aren’t out of the woods yet, but they’re up 3-0 against the Toronto Raptors in a series that history says will end soon and favorably for the lower-seeded Wizards. Washington has outplayed Toronto at every turn, but there’s always room for improvement, ...

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  • Demonstration for Freddie Gray Marred by Violence

    (Updated 4/26/2015)  A largely peaceful demonstration that sought to keep the city’s focus on the lack of answers in the death of Freddie Gray was soured as day turned to evening April 25 when a small group of demonstrators made the protest about their anger towards police, instead. Marchers ...

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  • Attorney General Bids Farewell after 6-Year Tenure

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder bid farewell to the Justice Department on Friday after six years, outlining what he said were his major accomplishments and telling staffers they helped produce a “golden age” in the department’s history. An emotional Holder, who ...

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  • ‘Good Times’ Star Ben Powers Dies at 64

    Alton “Ben” Powers, 64, known best for his role on the iconic sitcom “Good Times,” has passed away, according to his family. Powers died April 6 in New Bedford, Mass. No cause of death has been revealed. A prolific actor, Powers had roles on shows like, “Gimme a Break,” “Flamingo Road,” “The ...

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  • Officials: 3 Shot, Injured at Delaware State Cookout

    DOVER, Del. (AP) — Three men were shot and injured Saturday night at a cookout on the Delaware State University campus, officials said, and authorities are searching for the shooter. The shooting happened at about 8 p.m. at a university-sanctioned fraternity and sorority event, DSU spokesman ...

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  • Video Released of ‘Suge’ Knight Running over 2

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Video of Marion “Suge” Knight plowing into two men with his pickup truck and other key evidence in the former rap music mogul’s murder case was released Friday by a Los Angeles court. Superior Court Judge Ronald Coen reviewed the items before determining ...

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  • Aaron Hernandez Convicted of 1st-Degree Murder

    FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was found guilty Wednesday of first-degree murder in a deadly late-night shooting, sealing the downfall of an athlete who once had a $40 million contract and a standout career ahead of him. Hernandez, 25, looked to his ...

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  • Kentucky Destroys W.Va., Remains Undefeated

    The first day of action of the Sweet 16 was highlighted by a dominant performance from No. 1 seed Kentucky. The undefeated Wildcats (37-0 overall record) completely manhandled the No. 5 seed West Virginia Mountaineers, 78-39, in the Midwest regional semifinals in Cleveland, Ohio. Many college ...

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