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WATCH: Syracuse fans use Grayson Allen's tripping history to taunt him

Added: 23.02.2017 5:05 | 0 views | 0 comments

The Orange faithful didn't ease up on Allen, despite his clean record of late


Historic cultural records inform scientific perspectives on woodland uses

Added: 22.02.2017 23:14 | 1 views | 0 comments

Scientists have investigated how cultural records dating back 300 years could help improve understanding of the ways in which science interprets the many uses of woodland areas.

Trump breaks silence on threats against Jewish community centers

Added: 22.02.2017 22:24 | 3 views | 0 comments

President Trump denounced anti-Semitism in his first comment on a series of threats against Jewish community centers. The president called the threats "horrible" and "painful" after touring the National Museum of African American History and Culture. But the leader of a Jewish organization isn't satisfied. Major Garrett reports.

Tulsa's former Black Wall Street tries to remake itself

Added: 22.02.2017 22:07 | 1 views | 0 comments

Not far from a gleaming $183 million arena and other signs of a midsize city striving to become something more, smooth pavement gives way to potholes, rusted fences and shuttered storefronts. They're the remnants of what was once known as Tulsa's Black Wall Street, before one of the worst race riots in U.S. history.

Jay Z makes history with Songwriters Hall of Fame induction

Added: 22.02.2017 20:45 | 1 views | 0 comments

The hip-hop legend becomes the first rapper to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame


American Muslims raise money to repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Added: 22.02.2017 20:13 | 2 views | 0 comments

Amid a flurry of anti-Semitic incidents in recent weeks, many American Muslims are stepping forward to support the Jewish community. The most recent effort, a fundraising campaign started by Muslim-American activists to help repair a vandalized historic Jewish cemetery, had garnered more than $65,000 donations as of Wednesday morning – more than triple the initial goal. The raised funds, which surpassed the initial goal of $20,000 within three hours, will now also be used towards supporting other vandalized Jewish centers across the country, according to organizers Linda Sarsour and Tarek El-Messidi.

Cressida Dick appointed as first female Met Police chief

Added: 22.02.2017 16:15 | 1 views | 0 comments

Cressida Dick becomes the first woman to lead London's police force in its 188-year history.


Met Police appoints first female chief Cressida Dick

Added: 22.02.2017 15:15 | 0 views | 0 comments

Cressida Dick becomes the first woman to lead London's police force in its 188-year history.


How 'Guerrilla Archivists' Have Rescued Data Throughout History

Added: 22.02.2017 15:09 | 1 views | 0 comments

Activists today are racing to save climate records from the Trump administration. Secret archives were a powerful way to fight hostile political climates throughout history – from the Nazis to the Islamic State.

Rihanna Now Has The Third-Most Top 10 Hits Of All Time

Added: 22.02.2017 13:15 | 0 views | 0 comments

Rihanna is now one of only three musicians in history to score at least 30 top 10 hits.


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