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There were at least 10 mass shootings across the US this weekend

There were at least 10 mass shootings across the US this weekend

A gunman opened fire at a family birthday party in Colorado Springs on Sunday, leaving six people dead and a community in mourning. There were at least 10 mass shootings in the country over the weekend that combined left at least 17 people dead and 33 more wounded, according to CNN reporting and an analysis…MORE

3 romance novels by Stacey Abrams to be re-released

3 romance novels by Stacey Abrams to be re-released

Stacey Abrams is known as a fierce voting rights advocate, a former gubernatorial candidate and a rising star in the Democratic Party. But the Georgia Democrat is also known by another name: Selena Montgomery. Berkley, a Penguin House imprint, announced last week that it will re-release three romance novels Abrams wrote under the pen name…MORE

Wingate University in North Carolina acknowledges its namesake sold slaves

Wingate University, a private liberal arts college in North Carolina, has set up a committee to determine “next steps” after learning its namesake, Washington Manly Wingate, sold slaves a year before the Civil War. The committee of faculty, staff, students, alumni, trustees, town officials and others will discuss next steps, the university said in a…MORE

Question of the Day

May 10

Q: 39-billion dollars a year is spent on this in America… A: Tipping

May 7

Q: A karaoke company released its list of their top karaoke songs. In at #4 is a SOX favorite…which one is it? A: Bohemian Rhapsody

May 6

Q: Some psychologists say this is the most revealing place they can look to learn about a person… A: Junk drawer