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Eddie Van Halen endured a 'horrifying racist environment' before becoming a rock legend

In an interview with Marc Maron, former bandmate David Lee Roth revealed just how painful the experience was for the late artist, who was of Indonesian and Dutch descent.

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What is QAnon: Far-right conspiracy movement’s growing influence

Support for QAnon is growing online and showing up in the crowds of Trump rallies. The movement, labeled a domestic terror threat by the FBI, pushes a long list of false, outlandish and anti-Semitic conspiracy theories that experts worry will be a politic

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DHS memo told officials to make comments favorable to Kenosha shootings suspect

In prepping DHS officials for questions about Rittenhouse, the document suggests they say he took a gun to Kenosha "to help defend small business owners."

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Top Navy official: Sailor burnout a concern amid COVID-19 crisis

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mike Gilday told NBC News the pandemic has forced ships to remain at sea for longer periods of time.

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Hampton Inn employee fired for calling police on Black guest at pool with her children

The incident took place at the Williamston, North Carolina, location. Hilton, parent company of Hampton Inn, announced the employee was no longer employed at the hotel.

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Aunt Jemima to change name, remove image from packaging

“We recognize Aunt Jemima’s origins are based on a racial stereotype," Quaker Oats said, adding that the move is an effort "toward progress on racial equality."

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Scenes from protests, riots across the U.S. after killing of George Floyd

Cities across America are reeling from a weekend of unrest during protests that erupted after George Floyd died during an arrest in Minneapolis. The unarmed ...

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Poultry Workers, Denied Bathroom Breaks, Wear Diapers: Oxfam Report

When contacted by NBC News, all of the companies, except for Sanderson Farms, replied with statements denying the allegations.

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Megyn Kelly, Matt Lauer, and the Battle for the Future of NBC | Vanity Fair

In his high-profile, high-priced hire of Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly, NBC News chief Andy Lack placed a major bet on star power. But Lack’s biggest, priciest talent, Today’s Matt Lauer, provides something of a cautionary tale. With morning news being