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U.S. military invaded Grenada in 1983

Don Rojas didn't know that when he accepted Maurice Bishop's offer to become his press secretary that he'd end up being an eyewitness to a coup, and an invasion of Grenada by the U.S. military.



What might seem little jabs, can have a major impact on Black longevity

WARNING: What might seem little jabs, can have a major impact on Black longevity. There's a term for this death-by-a-thousand-cuts phenomenon: Microaggressions.



They have to figure out how to take care of not only themselves, but also their parents

Both of Mailee Wang's parents were incarcerated for part of her youth, her father for two years and her mother for much of her life. Now 30, she recalls what it was like, particularly after her mother was released.



Black women continue to gain ground in a weak labor market, according to the latest jobs report

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As job prospects for Whites and Black men have slowed or stalled completely, Black women continue to gain ground in a weak labor market, according to the latest jobs report.



Story raised doubts about whether more help could have been sent

(CNN) -- CBS correspondent Lara Logan apologized Friday and said the network was "wrong" for a "60 Minutes" report that raised questions about the Obama administration's response to last year's attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya. The assault left four Americans dead, including Ambassador Christopher Stevens.



No charges filed; woman says she can't comment because of confidentiality agreement

(CNN) -- A volunteer at a golf tournament in 2012 accused embattled Miami Dolphins player Richie Incognito of inappropriately touching her with a golf club, according to a newly disclosed police report.



Process to remove the spent fuel is complex and potentially dangerous

FUKUSHIMA, Japan (CNN) -- After talking about spent nuclear fuel rods at Fukushima for more than two years, it is slightly disconcerting to suddenly be a few meters from them.



The storm is one of the strongest ever observed

(CNN) -- Super Typhoon Haiyan -- perhaps the strongest storm ever -- plowed Friday across the central Philippines, leaving widespread devastation in its wake.



U.N. atomic energy chief will head to Tehran on Monday, agency announces

GENEVA, Switzerland (CNN) -- Western diplomats and Iran appeared to be on the verge of a breakthrough agreement Friday that could slow the Middle Eastern nation's suspected progress toward a nuclear bomb while easing some sanctions that have hobbled its economy.



Quinshon Shingles was handcuffed during a shooting inquiry in 2011, lawsuit claims

(CNN) -- A Brooklyn man says he was forced to rap for New York police officers in exchange for his freedom, according to a federal complaint.


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