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Obama Speech Dallas Memorial Service

“The moment you put on that uniform you have answered a call that, at any moment, even in the briefest interaction, may put your life in harm’s way. Lorne Ahrens, he answered that call. So did his wife, Katrina. Not only because she is the spouse of a police officer, but because she’s a detective on the force. They have two kids. Loren took them fishing. He used to proudly go to their school uniform. The night before he died he bought dinner for a homeless man. And the next night Katrina had

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Ferguson Missouri Demands Justice for 18 Year Old Michael Brown Gunned Down by Police

WASHINGTON (AP) – A star-studded lineup of comedians including Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, George Lopez, Kathy Griffin and Arsenio Hall honored Eddie Murphy as an “American icon.” The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presented the comedian Sunday with the Mark Twain Prize, the nation’s top prize for humor. The evening’s most emotional tribute came from “Saturday Night Live” alum Tracy Morgan, who received a standing ovation from the audience. He called Murphy his “comedic hero.” Morgan
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Concerns over low black voter turnout for midterm elections

Sorry Kanye, but this fan doesn't want to let you finish. During Kanye West's set at the Glastonbury Festival in Worthy Farm, England, on Saturday a man rushed the stage and began mocking the rapper. The man — since revealed as English comedian Simon Brodkin, who performs as the character Lee Nelson — came onstage during West's performance of “Black Skinhead.” West continued rapping briefly, then stopped, throwing his hands in the air, as a security guard removed Brodkin.
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