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Gas-station worker shot in the neck by intruder in Hamline-Midway, police said

An armed man shot a gas-station employee in the neck Thanksgiving afternoon in the Hamline-Midway neighborhood, police said. The suspect arrived at a SuperAmerica at 717 Snelling Ave. N. near Minnehaha Avenue about 4:40 p.m. Thursday. The assailant approached employee Jason Gatrell, who was working outside, ordered Gatrell into the store at gunpoint and told him to open the locked area behind the cash register, police said. Another employee was in the store, and the two employees struggled with the suspect, according to police. The assailant fired a shot, which struck Gatrell in the neck, and then fled, police...

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Diverse photo shoot sends powerful message: ‘Never be sorry for being black’

Inspired by other photo shoots of black women she saw online, nursing student Sameria Gbieor decided to organize one of her own. The 20-year-old gathered together a handful of her friends and contacted Tolulope Gangbo, an up-and-coming photographer, to help bring her vision to life. The result? Breathtaking photos of women celebrating their unique and diverse beauty. “I was scrolling down my Instagram page one day, and I saw this beautiful picture with four melanin sisters. And I said to myself, ‘I want to do something like this, but with more girls,’” Gbieor, a mother of one, tells Yahoo Lifestyle. The...

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