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Baltimore Man, 27, Dies While Shackled In Police Custody

Baltimore Police Department

Baltimore, Maryland – After attempting to run from Baltimore Police, 27 year old Freddie Gray was arrested and shackled by officers. The officers were rough on the man, and handcuffed him and shackled his feet to prevent him from escaping. ...

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Minnie Minoso, 1st Black Latino To Play In MLB, Dies At 89

Minnie Minoso Dies At 89

Chicago, Illinois – It was many decades ago that Minnie Minoso decided to come to the USA to play major league baseball. At a time when Jackie Robinson had barely paved the way for minorities to play in the league, ...

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US Hedge Fund Founder Thomas Gilbert Shot Dead By Son In NY Home

Thomas S Gilbert found dead in Manhattan apartment

Manhattan, New York – The father of a US Hedge Fund, Thomas Gilbert, was found dead in his Manhattan home. He was killed by a single gunshot wound, and police are seeking his son for questioning. It is presumed at ...

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America’s 1st Black Senator Edward Brooke Dead At 95

Edward Brooke Dead At 95

Coral Gables, Florida – America’s first black senator, and the oldest living senator has passed away Saturday. Edward Brooke was born in 1919 in Washington D.C. and was destined for politics from there. While attending college he joined the US ...

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2 Snowmobile Riders Killed After Falling Through Montana Ice

Snowmobiling on Frozen Lake

Missoula County, Montana – 3 snow mobile riders were reported as missing on Friday after their snowmobiles broke through the frozen ice on Seeley Lake near Missoula, Montana. Rescue helicopters from the Missoula County Sheriff’s Department spotted 2 of the ...

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Joe Cocker’s Wonder Years Over At The Age Of 70

Joe Cocker Dead At 70

Crawford, Colorado – After a long battle with cancer, singer Joe Cocker has died at the age of 70. The long time rocker and singer had enjoyed a life of fame and fortune, but his health declined greatly in later ...

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Former Miss America Mary Ann Mobley Dead At 77

Mary Ann Mobley in 1958

BEVERLY HILLS, California – Mary Ann Mobley, a former Miss America and actress was reported to have died Tuesday morning by her surviving daughter. She succumbed to complications from her second battle with breast cancer. She had previously overcome a ...

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