President Obama talks about the shooting of two police officers in Ferguson, Missouri, his speech in Selma and race relations in America.
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(CNN) -- Actress Taraji P. Henson is apologizing for claiming her son was racially profiled during a traffic stop in Southern California last year.Read the article
It was a stroll down STL hip-hop memory lane as rap star Chingy mixed new material in with his classic hits Saturday night at the Ready Room. His crew of fellow STL rappers MC and MOD were among those to show support.Read the article
(CNN) -- Gonzaga used to be the cool pick to score an upset in the early rounds of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. In recent years, the Mark Few-coached Bulldogs have been one of the teams that could win it all.Read the article
Khatib Waheed joined the board of directors of the St. Louis Initiative to Reduce Violence. He leads Racial Equity Learning Exchange sessions as a consultant to various judicial circuits, child welfare jurisdictions and organizations. Previously he co-designed and implemented the Walbridge Caring Community Program and served as senior fellow for the Center for the Study of Social Policy.Read the article
Doctors believe they have a way around the difficult task of finding matching donors for patients in need of bone marrow transplants. Scientists look at 12 genetic markers, called human leukocyte antigens (HLA), to determine tissue compatibility on whether a candidate is a suitable to donate their blood to a patient. Twelve out of 12 is a perfect match (usually found in larger sibling pools); however, it is harder to find, particularly in persons of diverse ancestry and minorities, who make up a smaller portion of the overall donor pool.Read the article