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Family of Rekia Boyd Awarded $4.5 Million Settlement After Innocent Chicago Woman Was Slain By Police

Almost a year after 22-year-old Rekia Boyd (pictured) was gunned down on Chicago’s West Side by Chicago detective Dante Servin, the Chicago City Council Wednesday approved a $4.5 million settlement with the family, reports ABC News.

Boyd was an innocent bystander in Chicago’s Douglas Park around 1:00 a.m. on March 21, 2012 when Servin, responding t

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Issue of Race Weighs Heavily as 6 New DeKalb School Board Members Selected

Gov. Nathan Deal's office announced that he will hold a press conference at 11 a.m. Wednesday to announce the six new

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Georgia Man Pleads Guilty to Running Multi-State Child Sex Ring

Edwin "Boo" Barcus, Jr., a 27-year-old Georgia man described by federal prosecutors as the ringleader of a sex business that

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Deal Names 6 New DeKalb School Board Members, 5 Black, 1 White, Full Bios

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced the names of the six new DeKalb County School Board members at a press conference at the

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Judge Stops New York City Ban on Large Drinks, Calls it 'Arbitrary and Capricious'

(CNNMoney) -- New York City's planned ban on the sale of large sugary drinks won't go into effect Tuesday after a state judge blocked the restrictions, calling them "arbitrary and capricious."

"The court finds that the regulation ... is laden with exceptions based on economic and political concerns," Justice Milton

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