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Today in Black America - November 16

POSTED: November 16, 2023, 9:00 am

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The Associated Press

Their families wiped out, grieving Palestinians in Gaza ask why

Las Vegas high school student beaten to death by 10 classmates between 13 and 17, police say

Video shows North Carolina officer repeatedly striking a pinned woman during her arrest

The New York Times

Biden Says Palestinian State Must Be Part of Solution

Senate Sends Biden Stopgap Funding Bill, Averting a Government Shutdown

The Bush-Obama Blueprint That Gives Biden Hope for ’24

The Baltimore Sun

Maryland Republicans say they’ll focus on public safety, reversing parts of criminal justice laws during 2024

Virginia congressional delegation calls for probe into selection of Greenbelt as site of new FBI headquarters

Four wounded, one critically, in West Baltimore shooting Wednesday night

The Washington Post

Georgia prosecutor asks judge to revoke bond of Trump co-defendant

The unusual inability of the House GOP to win votes

Biden nominee would be first Muslim on federal appellate court in U.S. history

USA Today

This Massachusetts police practice skews racial profiling stats

Mother of 6-year-old who shot teacher in Virginia gets 21 months in prison

Black voters showed their power in 2023 elections. Here’s why they could pick the president in 2024

Renowned N.J. boys chorus disbanded due to funding

Firefighters extinguish 2nd blaze in 9 months on Atlantic City Boardwalk

Man found dead on Jersey Shore street, cops say

The Los Angeles Times

‘You can smell the pollution’: 10 Freeway closure brings traffic, fumes, anger for residents

Repairs to reopen 10 Freeway in downtown L.A. could take 3 to 5 weeks — likely less, engineer says

Babies are losing their lives to a preventable illness. Her job is stopping it

The Chicago Sun-Times

Johnson implementing 60-day limit on shelter stays in next phase of plan to confront migrant crisis

Family demands justice after food delivery driver killed, brother wounded in Humboldt Park shooting. ‘They didn’t deserve this.’

Cook County pitches a $100 million fund for migrants and disaster aid

The Atlanta Journal Constitution

Death toll sets new records amid staffing crisis at Georgia prisons

LISTEN: Why were videos leaked in Fulton election case?

FCC adopts rules to eliminate 'digital discrimination' for communities with poor internet access

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