Utah school investigating students' video with apparent racial slur
A video posted on Instagram that appears to show five young women taking turns shouting an expletive and racial slur has led a school district to investigate and has generated fierce backlash online.
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Kevin McGill, Associated Press | Posted Oct 16th - 8:34pm
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Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Oct 16th - 7:33pm
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Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Oct 16th - 6:31pm
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Andy Larsen, KSL.com | Posted Oct 16th - 6:15pm
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Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Oct 16th - 5:44pm
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Matthew Daly, Associated Press | Posted Oct 16th - 4:54pm
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Ashley Strickland, CNN | Posted Oct 16th - 4:45pm
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Josh Furlong, KSL.com | Posted Oct 16th - 3:39pm
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