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Gov. Ralph Northam
Steve Helber/AP, file
May 22, 2019 - 2:24 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The mystery of whether Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam was in the racist yearbook photo that nearly destroyed his career remains unsolved. A months-long investigation ordered up by Eastern Virginia Medical School failed to determine whether Northam is in the picture published in...
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The Kate Smith statue near the Wells Fargo Center is covered, amid reports the Flyers have cut ties with her over racist song lyrics.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
April 19, 2019 - 9:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Flyers fans have become accustomed to hearing the voice of Kate Smith singing "God Bless America" at big events and games for the Flyers. But that's not going to happen anymore. The Flyers are cutting ties to the singer over what they call offensive song lyrics from...
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Police escort men from a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 15, 2019.
Mark Baker/AP Photo
March 15, 2019 - 6:29 am
UPDATED: 3:15 p.m. By Mark Baker and Nick Perry, Associated Press CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — At least 49 people were shot to death at two mosques during midday prayers Friday — most if not all of them gunned down by an immigrant-hating white supremacist who apparently used a helmet-mounted...
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Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle
Michael Steele/Getty Images
March 04, 2019 - 9:26 am
By Rob Picheta, CNN (CNN) -- Britain's royal family has told social media users to show "courtesy, kindness and respect" when interacting with its online posts, after repeated cases of online abuse directed at Duchesses Meghan and Kate. The family released a set of guidelines for "anyone engaging...
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Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, speaks as he testifies before the House Oversight and Reform Committee, on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, in Washington.
Alex Brandon/AP Photo
February 27, 2019 - 5:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a damning depiction of Donald Trump, the president's former lawyer on Wednesday cast him as a racist and a con man who used his inner circle to cover up politically damaging allegations about sex, and who lied throughout the 2016 election campaign about his business interests...
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A widely criticized Australian newspaper cartoon showing tennis legend Serena Williams jumping up and down next to a broken racket and a pacifier which she had spat out was not racist, according to the country's media watchdog.
Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
February 25, 2019 - 8:46 am
By Euan McKirdy, CNN (CNN) -- A widely criticized Australian newspaper cartoon showing tennis legend Serena Williams jumping up and down next to a broken racket and a pacifier which she had spat out was not racist, according to the country's media watchdog. The Australian Press Council ruled that...
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The annual Mummers Parade is in full swing on a surprisingly warm but windy New Year's Day.
Dan Wing / KYW Newsradio
Flashpoint
January 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Leaders of the Philadelphia Mummers met with representatives from the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus. The gathering is in follow-up to allegations of blackface that turned out to be false, and both sides hope to move forward. "Overall, I think it was a very...
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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January 07, 2019 - 10:32 am
By Devan Cole, CNN (CNN) -- There is "no question" that President Donald Trump is a racist, New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said in an interview that aired Sunday night. Speaking on CBS's "60 Minutes," Ocasio-Cortez, a Democrat, told Anderson Cooper that Trump "certainly didn't invent racism...
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Immigration ads spike as midterms loom
CNN
November 05, 2018 - 11:23 am
By Oliver Darcy and Brian Stelter, CNN Business (CNN) -- The Trump campaign's racist anti-immigration ad will no longer run on NBC or any NBC-owned network. Following a storm of backlash after it showed the ad on "Sunday Night Football," NBC said Monday morning that it would no longer air the ad,...
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File photo dated 25/08/16 of a Ryanair plane.
PA Images/Sipa USA
October 22, 2018 - 10:14 am
(CBS News) Ryanair is facing criticism after a video posted online apparently shows the airline's crew failing to take action to remove a passenger who launched a racist tirade against a fellow traveler. Video of the racist incident, uploaded to social media by Briton David Lawrence, showed a man...
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