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Family says lax security allowed killing of rapper Drakeo

Family says lax security allowed killing of rapper Drakeo

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lack of security allowed dozens of men to ambush rapper Drakeo the Ruler, who was beaten and stabbed to death backstage at a Los Angeles music festival, his family and their lawyers said Thursday. Drakeo, 28, an acclaimed West Coast rapper whose legal name is Darrell Caldwell, was stabbed to…

The Social Security Trap

The Social Security Trap

Social Security rewards long careers and high pay, all but guaranteeing that parents who focus on child-rearing receive the smallest payouts. My mom is one such parent. Klaus Vedfelt / Getty; The AtlanticAbout the author: Stephanie H. Murray is a public policy researcher turned freelance writer. My dad didn’t believe my mom when she announced…