Could this start a trend towards universal education for all American students?
Rice University, a private 4-year university in Houston, TX., has decided to award scholarships that will cover the cost of tuition to students from low-income and middle-income families starting next fall.
"You could have clearly Tased him. He wasn't trying to hit you. He wasn't trying to shoot you. He wasn't trying to do anything," said the victim's sister.
The moments leading up to the fatal shooting of an unarmed Black man were captured on video by a witness to the tragedy.
Danny Ray Thomas, 34, was shot and killed by a sheriff's deputy in Houston, Texas, with his pants around his ankles.
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The former first lady joined 17 other women in a tribute to the singer on her birthday that also aims to raise money for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
"He wanted to take the flag with him, and he just apologized and said, 'Man, I'll sit in the back of your truck,'" Derrick Lewis said.
In an act of humanity during Hurricane Harvey, Houston resident and UFC heavyweight fighter Derrick Lewis used his Chevy truck to rescue residents trapped by rising floodwaters, but said he encountered a man who insisted on bringing along his Confederate battle flag — a symbol of the country's legacy of slavery and racism.
The Anthony Aguirre Junior High teacher also gave a Black student a "Most Likely to Blend in with White People" award.
A teacher at Anthony Aguirre Junior High, located in Channelview, Texas, near Houston, thought it would be funny to award her 13-year-old honors student with a certificate stating she is "Most Likely to Become a Terrorist."