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How Annapolis jumped more than 20 points in 3 years in Human Rights Campaign equality index How Annapolis jumped more than 20 points in 3 years in Human Rights Campaign equality index 12/02/2022 11:45pm • In 2018, the Human Rights Campaign gave Annapolis a score of 58 on its Municipal Equality Index. In 2022, the Maryland capital's score is 79. The Municipal Equality Index looks at multiple factors, such as whether a community has non-discrimination laws, bullying prevention policies and hires peo Cal's Bush wants affordable housing for marginalized people 12/02/2022 03:22pm • BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Jadyn Bush made a daily 90-minute commute just to get to her private Seattle high school some 30 miles away from her home in the diverse suburb of Federal Way, Washington. There were hundreds of train rides and bus trips with her younger sister Jillese. “I have been in a Illinois lawmakers OK crime bill cleanup, plan ends bail 12/01/2022 08:13pm • SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Democrats who control the Illinois General Assembly approved followup clarifications of their watershed criminal justice overhaul Thursday, appeasing critics by adding numerous offenses to a list of crimes that qualify a defendant to remain jailed while awaiting trial. Se Minneapolis settles with 12 hurt in George Floyd protests Minneapolis settles with 12 hurt in George Floyd protests 11/30/2022 05:20pm • MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The city of Minneapolis has reached a $600,000 settlement with 12 protesters who were injured during demonstrations after the May 2020 police killing of George Floyd, the American Civil Liberties Union announced Wednesday. The agreement, which also includes numerous reforms, wa No longer the fringe: Small-town voters fear for America 11/30/2022 01:32pm • HUDSON, Wis. (AP) — A word -- “Hope” -- is stitched onto a throw pillow in the little hilltop farmhouse. Photographs of children and grandchildren speckle the walls. In the kitchen, an envelope is decorated with a hand-drawn heart. “Happy Birthday, My Love,” it reads. Out front, past a pa In a Wisconsin town, voters fear for America under attack 11/30/2022 12:13am • HUDSON, Wis. (AP) — In a picturesque corner of western Wisconsin, a growing right-wing conservative movement has rocketed to prominence. They see the broader America as a dark place, dangerous, where democracy is under attack by a tyrannical government, few officials can be trusted and neighbors How Thoughtful DEI Initiatives Can Benefit Financial Advisory Firms 11/29/2022 07:00pm • Nearly 45 million U.S. households will transfer a total of $84.4 trillion in wealth to heirs and charity through 2045, a transition also known as the Great Wealth Transfer, according to Cerulli Associates. The majority of this wealth, or $72.6 trillion, will go to heirs, with the remainder going to New unit probes 23 deaths involving police in its first year New unit probes 23 deaths involving police in its first year 11/29/2022 01:59pm • A unit in the Maryland attorney general's office investigated 23 fatalities involving police in its first year and so far none of the investigations have resulted in officers being charged, the office said Tuesday. The unit completed reports on 13 cases in the first year, according to the report El capitán de la selección de fútbol estadounidense, Tyler Adams, se disculpa por su mala pronunciación de Irán y aborda el problema de la discriminación en EE.UU. 11/29/2022 12:28pm • (CNN) -- Tyler Adams está interesado en dedicarse a la psicología deportiva una vez que termine su carrera como jugador, según el sitio web de US Soccer. El capitán de la Selección Nacional Masculina de fútbol Estados Unidos (USMNT, por sus siglas en inglés) demostró ser muy consciente de l Oregon lawmakers lift security measure imposed on senator 11/28/2022 08:28pm • SALEM, Ore. (AP) — On Monday an Oregon Senate panel rescinded the protective measure it had imposed on a state senator after he made threatening statements during an acrimonious 2019 legislative session, in a case that centers on free speech. Since July 2019, Sen. Brian Boquist had been required t Today in Sports History-Week Ahead, Nov. 25-Dec. 1 11/24/2022 10:00am • Nov. 29 1890 — Navy beats Army 24-0 in the first matchup of this historic series. 1934 — The Detroit Lions play their first traditional Thanksgiving Day home game and lose to the Chicago Bears 19-16 in front of 26,000. CBS Radio does the first national broadcast of an NFL game. 1987 — The New Video footage of fatal police shooting in Louisiana released 11/22/2022 07:30pm • BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Footage of a fatal traffic stop in central Louisiana between a Black motorist and white officer, which spiraled into a 30-second struggle on the ground before the officer fired his weapon, has been released by state police. Ben Crump, a prominent civil rights attorney repre Atlanta to pay $1M settlement to family of Rayshard Brooks 11/21/2022 06:00pm • ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta City Council on Monday voted to approve a $1 million settlement payment for the family of Rayshard Brooks, who was shot and killed by a police officer. Brooks, a 27-year-old Black man, was shot following a confrontation with two white police officers in June 2020. The sh Today in Sports History-Kovalev records his 1,000th point 11/21/2022 10:00am • Nov. 22 1945 — Jim Benton of the Cleveland Rams is the first NFL player to have more than 300 receiving yards in a game. Benton has 10 receptions for 303 yards and a touchdown in a 28-21 victory over the Detroit Lions. 1950 — The Fort Wayne Pistons edge the Minneapolis Lakers 19-18 in the lowest Lawyer gets 15 months behind bars for firebombing police car 11/18/2022 02:45pm • NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City attorney was sentenced to 15 months behind bars on Friday for firebombing an empty New York City police vehicle with another lawyer during protests over the murder of George Floyd. Before hearing her sentence, Urooj Rahman asked a judge to spare her prison time and
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