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House committee passes bill that cuts Amtrak funding after crash

A House panel approved a measure Wednesday that cuts funding for Amtrak, less than a day after a train derailment left at least six people dead and many more injured.

'Absolute, disastrous mess': 6 dead, 150 injured after Amtrak train derails

Fighting to save lives. Mourning the dead. And figuring out why this came to be -- how an Amtrak train could suddenly derail, sending its cars and passengers flying.

Will Harriet Tubman be on the next $20 bill?

Harriet Tubman should be the first woman on the $20 bill, according to a new online poll.

Black unemployment dips below 10 percent

The Black unemployment rate fell to single digits (9.6 percent) in April, for the first time since President Barack Obama was elected in 2008.

Chicago's South Side to host Obama's presidential library

President Barack Obama's presidential library will be located in Chicago, the Barack Obama Foundation officially announced Tuesday.

Prince mixes politics and pop hits at Baltimore concert for Freddie Gray

Pop star Prince made room for another color next to his signature purple in his Baltimore "Rally4Peace" concert Sunday -- and next to his music for dash of political gestures.

Local psychiatrist offers tips for managing stress

As Baltimoreans and Marylanders settle back into their regular routines there are still unsettling reminders of the violence of Freddie Gray’s death and related events that are difficult to process.

Baltimore public defender speaks out

Baltimore public defender speaks out

Ben Carson mother's health delays campaign events

Retired physician Ben Carson told Sinclair Broadcasting on Sunday night that he plans to announce his candidacy for president of the United States, but his campaign said Monday he'll reschedule a planned trip to Iowa to say goodbye to his ...

Brother's Keeper enters new phase amid Baltimore tension

From the campus of Lehman College in the Bronx New York today, President Obama will announce a spin-off of his already-existing "My Brother's Keeper" initiative into a new, non-profit foundation -- a clue into what work the president will take ...

CNN's Victor Blackwell revisits Baltimore hometown

CNN's Victor Blackwell revisits Baltimore hometown

Mosby: "The facts speak for themselves.'

Mosby: "The facts speak for themselves.'

Baltimore officers charged with murder

“I will seek justice on your behalf,” Mosby told a packed news conference. “No one is above the law.”

Black women face pay gap

Black women working full time earned just 64 cents for every dollar White men made in 2013, according to a new report by the Center for American Progress (CAP).

A few brave peacemakers tried to intervene on Baltimore's streets

Please, not even a demonstration. Freddie Gray's family had asked there be quiet on Baltimore's streets the day they laid him to rest. And above all, no violence.