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The Rise Above Movement is less like the Klan and more like a fight guild

( CNN) Bigotry today isn’t necessarily represented in hood-clad darknes riders with flaming crosses; it can also look like a roving street-fighting club with taped fists and half-skull bandanas. Exhibit A: the alt-right, militant Rise Above Movement, four of whose members were arrested last week and were suspected of driving from California to inspire a rampage and assault counterprotesters at …

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5 concludes Super Bowl 50 is likely to be best ever

San Francisco( CNN) Super Bowl 50 and the hoopla surrounding it is upon us. Yes, numerous will look forward to the commercials, the halftime demonstrate and the watch defendants. But there’s a big event that Super Bowl 50 spectators shouldn’t overlook: THE GAME! This matchup between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers has some improbably compelling story lines. Below …

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A gunman killed two brothers. Now Farris Barakat is on an American jaunt.

Raleigh, North Carolina( CNN) On the members of this house that Farris Barakat built, the words of Martin Luther King Jr. wrap around the foyer overhang, as though they were protection from the outside world-wide: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; simply illuminated can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; exclusively adore can do that.” In February 2015, Deah Barakat …

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Who’s who in Bill Cosby’s retrial

( CNN) The accused entertainer formerly known as “America’s Dad.” The key witness, back with her unsettling indication. The spectacular courtroom litigator with the flowing lily-white “hairs-breadth”. Bill Cosby Highs and lows of Cosby’s career Allred to Cosby: Round two is coming

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Previously invisible photos demonstrate young Muhammad Ali at home

( CNN) In 1960, Curt Gunther was an fixed sports photographer. A young boxer appointed Cassius Clay was heading to the Olympics, unknown by most outside his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, and some avid admirers of the sport. It was likely about then, says Curt Gunther’s son, Steve, that two paths crossed, with the young boxer to work out on …

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Bill Cosby is on trial again. But a lot has changed since his mistrial last year

( CNN) Less than a year after his tribulation ended in a hung jury, Bill Cosby will again stand visitation on three weighs of aggravated indecent assault. This time, though, the proceedings will unfold in a markedly different courtroom — and a different world. As before, the territory criminal case centers on Cosby’s word against that of Andrea Constand, a …

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