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Gold medalist Japan gymnast Kohei Uchimura, center, second place Max Whitlock of Britain, left, and third place Yusuke Tanaka of Japan pose on podium during the awards ceremony of the men’s all-round final of the Artistic Gymnastics World Championship at the Guangxi Gymnasium in Nanning, cap…
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The Chicago-based Exoneration Project has agreed to represent Donald Whalen of Bloomington in his longstanding fight to have his murder conviction overturned. Whalen, now 47, was convicted in 1991 of killing his father in the downtown tavern the elder Whalen operated. A small team of attorne…
Hi. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you all. OK. OK. Thank you, Reese. In 1964, I was a little girl sitting on the linoleum floor of my mother's house in Milwaukee watching Anne Bancroft present the Oscar for Best Actor at the 36th Academy Awards. She opened the envelope, and said five words that literally made history: "The winner is Sidney Poitier." Up to the stage came the most elegant man I had ever seen. I remember his tie was white and, of course, his skin was black. And I'd never seen a black man being celebrated like that. And I have tried many, many, many times to explain what a moment like that means to a little girl, a kid watching from the cheap seats as my mom came through the door, bone tired from cleaning other people's houses. But all I can do is quote and say that the explanation in Sidney's performance in "Lilies of the Field," ''Amen, amen. Amen, amen."