NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Will Jeff Sessions Address Police Brutality Cases? Schomburg Center Acquires Baldwin Papers, Celebrating 70th Anniversary Of Jackie Robinson Breaking The Color Barrier In MLB

• NewsOne Now takes a look at some of the most egregious police misconduct and police brutality cases across the nation. A Florida cop charged with attempted manslaughter in the shooting of an autistic man’s unarmed therapist. A White Sacramento cop caught on tape choking and punching a Black jaywalker. A Georgia police officer was cop […]

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NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Boosie Blasts Biloxi Cops For Stealing $1M In Jewelry, Remembering Comedian Charlie Murphy

• In an exclusive interview Rapper Boosie Badazz blasts the Biloxi Police Department for apparently stealing his jewelry, worth $1 million, after an altercation with mall security and an arrest. • Civil asset forfeiture is a legal procedure in which cops can seize and then keep or sell any property suspected of being involved in a crime. […]

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NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: San Bernardino Shooting Sheds Light On Domestic Violence In The Black Community, Chicago Judge Shot & Killed, WNBA Prez Talks Women’s Empowerment

A murder-suicide at San Bernardino, California Elementary School is shedding light on a much bigger problem of domestic violence within the Black community. FL State Attorney Aramis Ayala filed a lawsuit against Gov. Scott over death penalty cases. A Chicago judge is now one of the more than 150 people shot and killed in the […]

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NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Texas Voter ID Ruled Discriminatory, How Will Gorsuch Impact SCOTUS Rulings? Hope Global Forums Reimagines The Global Economy

• A federal judge ruled that the Texas voter ID law passed in 2011 intentionally discriminates against minorities despite claims it was enacted to fight voter fraud. • Neil Gorsuch was sworn in as America’s 113th Supreme Court Justice on Monday. How will Gorsuch’s addition to the High Court impact civil rights cases, criminal justice case […]

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NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: The New War On Drugs, Police Reforms Move Forward In B-More, NY Raises The Age Of Criminal Responsibility

• The ‘War on Drugs’ continues: Jeff Sessions and the DOJ are looking to rollback Obama-era policies that put an end to mandatory minimum sentencing for non-violent drug offenders. • A federal judge denied the DOJ’s request to put on hold the implementation of a consent decree agreement between the Obama Justice Department and the […]

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NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: U.S. Launches Missile Strike Against Syria, Senate GOP Uses ‘Nuclear Option’ To Confirm Gorsuch, Bill O’Reilly Under Fire For Sex Assault Allegations

• The U.S. launched missile strikes on Syria’s military in response to that country’s deadly gas attack on civilians. Senate Republicans triggered the so-called “nuclear option” in order to block a Democratic filibuster of Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch. • Last week the New York Times reported that O’Reilly and Fox News paid $13 million in […]

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NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Will The DOJ Reopen The Emmett Till Case, Steve Bannon Removed From NSC, Pepsi Slammed For Kendall Jenner Ad

• In light of new information, the Justice Department says it is looking at reopening the Emmett Till case, but the DOJ is warning against raised expectations. • President Trump removed his controversial chief strategist Steve Bannon as a principle member of the National Security Council a posting made in January that drew widespread bipartisan criticism. • Pepsi […]

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NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Sessions & DOJ Pause Police Reforms, Susan Rice Pushed Back Against ‘Spying’ Allegations, State Of Confusion At Morehouse

• Attorney General Jeff Sessions orders a review of all reform agreements with police departments across the country.  Is the Trump administration preparing to reverse Obama-era police reforms? • Susan Rice, President Barack Obama’s national security adviser, came out swinging against charges that she identified or “unmasked” Trump associates caught up in the collection of […]

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NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Senate Showdown Over Gorsuch SCOTUS Nomination, MLK’s ‘Beyond Vietnam’ Speech 50 Years Later

• The vote for Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch heads to the Senate floor on Friday. Democrats threaten to filibuster the vote and Republicans respond they’ll go nuclear. • During Tuesday’s special edition of NewsOne Now, guest host Monique Pressley, Rev. Jesse Jackson and the discussion panel analyzed Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s controversial ‘Beyond […]

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NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Roof To Plead Guilty To State Murder Charges, Demetrius Manderfield’s Mother Says Her Son Is Being Tortured In A MI jail a

• Dylann Roof, the Charleston AME Church shooter will plead guilty to state murder charges and avoid a second death sentence. • Demetrius Manderfield’s mother says her son is being tortured in a Michigan jail and may die if he doesn’t receive medical care for sickle cell disease. • Hundreds rally at the Florida State Capitol […]

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