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At a summit in Brussels, they pledged more money and military resources to saving lives of migrants who try to cross the Mediterranean. They also introduced a plan to target traffickers' boats.
In 2012, a late-night, high-speed chase ended with police officers shooting 137 bullets at two black suspect, who were unarmed. The incident prompted a scathing report from the Justice Department.
More than 1,000 workers died two years ago when a garment factory in Bangladesh collapsed. David Greene talks to journalist Amy Yee about whether working conditions at factories have improved since.
After a long delay and a lot of partisan rancor, much of which had nothing to do with her, the Senate confirmed Loretta Lynch to be the next attorney general. She could be sworn in as early as Monday.
David Greene talks with Sarah Stillman of The New Yorker about her report on kidnappers in Mexico who are grabbing thousands of Central American migrants every year, as they travel to the U.S.
Blackbird is about a gay interracial romance set in the deep South....
The Urban Movie Channel, created by BET founder Robert L. Johnson, is being touted as the black Netflix. On Friday, its first original movie, Blackbird, opened in a small group of theaters.