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New York Man to Sue White Plains Police for Murdering His...

The son of a retired corrections officer and Marine Corps veteran has signaled his intention to sue the White Plains (N.Y.) Department of Public...

Whitney Houston Death May be Mystery for Weeks

Whitney Houston's life of glorious song and unnerving self-destruction apparently ended in a bathtub at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Grammy weekend, but it...

UN Boss Demanding That African Leaders Respect Gay Rights

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon told African leaders they must respect gay rights, speaking at the opening of a summit meeting Sunday. "One form of discrimination ignored or even sanctioned by many states for too long has been discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity," Ban said.

Troy Davis Mourned As a Martyr By Thousands in Ga

Sent to death row 20 years ago as a convicted cop killer, Troy Davis was celebrated as "martyr and foot soldier" Saturday by more than 2,000 people who packed the pews at his funeral and pledged to keep fighting for justice.

Gaddafi Vows 'Victory Or Death'

Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi vowed to resist the rebels with all his might until "victory or death" after rebels forced him to abandon his Tripoli stronghold

Fighting Between Libyan Rebels in Benghazi Exposes Division

Rebel fighters challenging the rule of Col. Muammar Al-Gaddafi waged an eight-hour gunfight against themselves in their de facto capital of Benghazi on Sunday, against what the TNC leaders called a “fifth column”

Police Claim Man Who Was Shot For $2 Bus Fare Shot...

The case seemed all too familiar. A young black man gunned down by police in a shootout in a neighborhood plagued by violence. Police said the man fired first. Activists called it police brutality.