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Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Legislation aimed at reducing the burden of student debt takes gains support as Democrats court millennial voters. (Photo: thisisbossi/flickr/cc)
Nine additional Democratic senators on Wednesday came out in support of a resolution calling for debt-free public college, bringing to 20 the total number of Senate Dems who support the measure, introduced only a month ago by Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass), Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), and Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.). The resolution (pdf) calls on federal...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
As public outcry against government spying reaches a fever pitch, the U.S...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Three years after a U.S. drone strike in Yemen killed two civilians attending a...

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So, this. A judge has released this photo of two Chicago cops posing with their hunting trophy - a black guy on the floor with antlers on his head - after police spent years trying to hide it, they said, to protect the privacy of the guy. LOL. Both cops, who worked with an elite unit, were fired. One's in prison for egregious thuggery; the other wants his job back despite behavior deemed to "shock the conscience.” Except, not really: Too often, this is "justice" in America.