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NYPD Commissioner Pleads for End to Anti-Police Hatred at Funeral for Slain Officer Miosotis Familia

NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill delivered an impassioned speech at the funeral of slain cop Miosotis Familia on Tuesday, saying the hate against officers must stop. With his voice cracking at times, O’Neill pointed out that Familia is the seventh NYPD officer to be shot and killed in the last five

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The police gathered outside Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in New York on Friday. (Credit: Uli Seit for The New York Times)

1 Doctor Killed, 6 Injured in Shooting by Disgruntled Physician Accused of Sexual Harassment at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in New York

A disgruntled doctor armed with an assault rifle and wearing a lab coat went on a rampage on Friday in the Bronx hospital where he had worked, killing a female doctor and wounding six other people — five of them seriously — before setting himself on fire and shooting himself

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‘Black-ish’ Creator Kenya Barris Set To Write Russell Simmons Biopic For Fox, ‘Life And Def: Sex Drugs Money + God’

Fox has set Life And Def: Sex Drugs Money + God, a feature biopic that chronicles the rise of Russell Simmons from the inner city streets of Queens to one of the most influential music/fashion culture impresarios of his era. The studio has set to write it Kenya Barris, the

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Church Members React With Surprise to Resignation of Fred Price Jr.; Ministry says Price’s Father Will Return to Lead Church and Television Program

Crenshaw Christian Center church members reacted with surprise after their pastor, Fred K. Price Jr., announced his resignation over "serious personal misjudgments" after a month-long sabbatical. (more…)

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How to Make a Point With Your Mouth Shut

When Tim Keller announced he would be stepping down from his New York City congregation —known for its outreach to the religiously unaffiliated—he shared his thoughts on how evangelicals could better connect with skeptics. (more…)

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