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Activists to UMich: Admit unqualified students, if they are black

Brooke Kimbrough / Fox 2 screenshot

Activists with the radical pro-affirmative action group, By Any Means Necessary, staged a protest on Tuesday featuring a black Detroit high school student who was denied admission to the University of Michigan.

Outraged judge throws the book at five cops who lied on the stand

5:05 PM 04/15/2014

Five Illinois police officers all testified that they searched a drug dealer's vehicle -- and found marijuana -- only after obtaining probable cause from the suspect's statements, but surprise video evidence contradicted this version of events and acquitted the suspect.

White is not right: Campus admins ask for help weeding out white people

2:43 PM 04/15/2014

Western Washington University sent a questionnaire to students asking them for advice on how the administration could succeed at making sure that in future years, "we are not as white as we are today."

Cop swerves into longboarders, almost kills them, issues ticket

9:53 AM 04/15/2014

A video of a cop car swerving--deliberately, it seems--into the path of a group of oncoming longboarders and then issuing a $35 ticket is drawing the ire of the Internet.

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: This man’s camera saved him from lying cop

11:41 PM 04/14/2014

A New York man’s car was struck by the van of a reckless customs officer eager to pin the blame elsewhere, but luckily for the man, his recently-installed dashboard camera captured the whole incident on video and proved the cop had been a bad driver -- and a worse liar.

Virginia cops constantly photograph random people’s license plates

10:32 PM 04/14/2014

Police officers in Alexandria, Virginia, frequently take pictures of the license plates of random vehicles all over the city -- meaning that people's addresses, work locations and daily routines are well known to the authorities who collect such information and store it for stretches of time.

French police to 475 male teens: Give us your DNA or you’re under arrest!

1:42 PM 04/14/2014

A teenage girl claimed she was raped in a dark bathroom in her Catholic high school in La Rochelle, France --- and now, in order to find the identity of the culprit, French police have ordered 475 male students and 52 male staff members to hand over DNA samples.

WATCH THIS: Secret video footage proves cop lied about horrific accident

1:31 AM 04/14/2014

A border patrol officer  who crashed his van into a civilian car blamed the accident on the other driver --- but little did he know, the civilian had a secret camera installed in his vehicle.

‘Game of Thrones’ review: What was that?

1:25 AM 04/14/2014

"Killing a man at a wedding... horrid. Only a monster who do such a thing." -- Olenna Tyrell

Victory for Cliven Bundy, Nevada rancher who challenged feds

3:41 PM 04/12/2014

Citing safety concerns, federal agents are withdrawing from the Nevada cattle ranch where they had engaged in a week-long showdown with Cliven Bundy, a 67-year-old rancher who claimed the federal government had no right to tax and regulate property his family has owned since 1880.

NYPD routinely handcuffs shooting victims… they could be dangerous!

3:06 PM 04/11/2014

A curious practice of the New York Police Department is receiving scrutiny: Accident victims are routinely investigated for outstanding warrants, and are handcuffed to their hospital beds if they are guilty of as little as an unpaid $25 fine.

LA police arrive on scene, accidentally kill stabbing victim

10:40 AM 04/11/2014

The Los Angeles Ciunty Sheriff's department acknowledged Thursday that officers accidentally shot 30-year-old John Winkler, a production assistant for Comedy Central's "Tosh.0," who they mistakenly believed was the suspect in a stabbing incident inside a West Hollywood apartment.

University’s decision to rescind degree to critic of Islam not going over well

10:59 PM 04/10/2014

The decision made by Brandeis University to cancel the conferral of an honorary degree on Ayaan Hrsi Ali, a fierce critic of radical Islam, has drawn the ire of free speech enthusiasts who believe Brandeis succumbed to political correctness in service of religious fundamentalism.

This land is my land: Feds descend on cattle rancher’s land

5:07 PM 04/10/2014

Armed federal agents have descended upon a Nevada cattle ranch, and will soon settle a feud with 67-year-old rancher Cliven Bundy, who has contested the U.S. government's right to tax and regulate property that has been in his family since 1870.

Proven wrong: Democrat who said white people never adopt black kids

5:06 PM 04/10/2014

Alabama state Rep. Alvin Holmes, a Democrat, said last month that Republicans would support abortion if their daughters were impregnated by black men, and promised to give $100,000 to anyone who could prove that "a whole bunch of whites," had adopted black children in the state of Alabama.

Illinois Dem condemned for racial remark directed at black Republican

10:51 PM 04/09/2014

An Illinois Democratic state legislator apologized -- but later backtracked and said she was quoted out of context -- after seemingly referring to black Republican state legislator John Anthony as a "half" in a derogatory manner.

Arne Duncan slowly backing away from Common Core

10:40 PM 04/09/2014

Secretary of Education Arne Duncan has always been a strong supporter of the Common Core Standards -- like his boss, President Barack Obama -- but he is now beginning to distance himself from a reform that has earned considerable animosity from teachers, parents, students and activists.

Watch Colbert’s hilarious takedown of absurd Common Core math problems

6:10 PM 04/09/2014

Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert ripped into the Common Core standards on his Tuesday night show, ridiculing the absurd Core-aligned math problems that have baffled students, parents and teachers nationwide.

Brandeis U. rescinds honorary degree because recipient is anti-Islam

9:31 AM 04/09/2014

Brandeis University -- an institution named after Supreme Court Associate Justice Louis Brandeis, a famed defender of free speech -- has canceled plans to award an honorary degree to scholar Ayaan Hirsi Ali, who is known for her scathing criticisms of Islam and its treatment of women.

13-year-old sent to principal’s office after informing students of Common Core opt-out rights

8:22 AM 04/09/2014

A 13-year-old New York student says she was suspended for informing other students of their right to opt-out of Common Core-aligned standardized testing.