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11 News Houston
McCrory stresses importance of fair investigation after Scott cell phone video releaseand protecting the constitutional rights of those being investigated. McCrory
McCrory stresses importance of fair investigation after Scott cell phone video release
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
and protecting the constitutional rights of those being investigated. McCrory started by praising the men and women of the North Carolina National Guard for their handling of peaceful demonstrators Thursday night in uptown Charlotte. “What they... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
McCrory stresses importance of fair investigation after Scott cell phone video releaseand protecting the constitutional rights of those being investigated. McCrory
McCrory stresses importance of fair investigation after Scott cell phone video release
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
and protecting the constitutional rights of those being investigated. McCrory started by praising the men and women of the North Carolina National Guard for their handling of peaceful demonstrators Thursday night in uptown Charlotte. “What they... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
McCrory stresses importance of fair investigation after Scott cell phone video releaseand protecting the constitutional rights of those being investigated. McCrory
McCrory stresses importance of fair investigation after Scott cell phone video release
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
and protecting the constitutional rights of those being investigated. McCrory started by praising the men and women of the North Carolina National Guard for their handling of peaceful demonstrators Thursday night in uptown Charlotte. “What they... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
McCrory stresses importance of fair investigation after Scott cell phone video releaseand protecting the constitutional rights of those being investigated. McCrory
McCrory stresses importance of fair investigation after Scott cell phone video release
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
and protecting the constitutional rights of those being investigated. McCrory started by praising the men and women of the North Carolina National Guard for their handling of peaceful demonstrators Thursday night in uptown Charlotte. “What they... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
McCrory stresses importance of fair investigation after Scott cell phone video releaseand protecting the constitutional rights of those being investigated. McCrory
McCrory stresses importance of fair investigation after Scott cell phone video release
WCNC Charlotte / Posted yesterday
and protecting the constitutional rights of those being investigated. McCrory started by praising the men and women of the North Carolina National Guard for their handling of peaceful demonstrators Thursday night in uptown Charlotte. “What they... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museumsuggestion this week that "African-American communities are absolutely in the w
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museum
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
suggestion this week that "African-American communities are absolutely in the worst shape than they've ever been in before, ever, ever, ever." "I think even most 8-year-olds would tell you that whole slavery thing wasn't very good for black... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museumsuggestion this week that "African-American communities are absolutely in the w
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museum
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
suggestion this week that "African-American communities are absolutely in the worst shape than they've ever been in before, ever, ever, ever." "I think even most 8-year-olds would tell you that whole slavery thing wasn't very good for black... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museumWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak des
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museum
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of the African-American community as recent police shootings of black men — and the violent protests that followed them — inject sensitive questions about race... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Obama says Donald Trump should visit new African-American museumPresident Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of the Af
Obama says Donald Trump should visit new African-American museum
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of the African-American community as recent police shootings of black men — and the violent protests that followed them — inject sensitive questions about race into the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museumWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak des
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museum
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of the African-American community as recent police shootings of black men — and the violent protests that followed them — inject sensitive questions about race... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Meeks: Black history museum 'an American story'Friday that the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American
Meeks: Black history museum 'an American story'
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
Friday that the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture is a testament to the progress the United States has made in race relations. "It is an American story, the American story," the New York Democrat... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museumWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak des
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museum
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of the African-American community as recent police shootings of black men - and the violent protests that followed them - inject sensitive questions about race... Read more
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ABC News
Obama Says Trump Should Visit New African-American MuseumPresident Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of the Af
Obama Says Trump Should Visit New African-American Museum
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of the African-American community as recent police shootings of black men — and the violent protests that followed them — inject sensitive questions about race into the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museumWASHINGTON - President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak descript
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museum
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of the African-American community as recent police shootings of black men — and the violent protests that followed them — inject sensitive questions about race into... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museumWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak des
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museum
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of the African-American community as recent police shootings of black men - and the violent protests that followed them - inject sensitive questions about race... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museumWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak des
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museum
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of America's African-American community as recent police shootings of black men - and the violent protests that followed them - inject sensitive questions about... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museumWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak des
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museum
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of America's African-American community as recent police shootings of black men — and the violent protests that followed them — inject sensitive questions about... Read more
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CTV News
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museumWASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak descrip
Obama says Trump should visit new African-American museum
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of America's African-American community as recent police shootings of black men -- and the violent protests that followed them -- inject sensitive questions about... Read more
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Daily Herald
Obama says Trump should visit to new African-American museumWASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak descrip
Obama says Trump should visit to new African-American museum
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama scolded Donald Trump for his bleak description of America's African-American community as recent police shootings of black men - and the violent protests that followed them - inject sensitive questions about race... Read more
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Canberra Times
After violent protests, Charlotte police chief vows not to make shooting video publicCharlotte, North Carolina: Following a second night of violent protests in down
After violent protests, Charlotte police chief vows not to make shooting video public
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Charlotte, North Carolina: Following a second night of violent protests in downtown Charlotte that left 14 police officers and civilians injured, the city's police chief insisted on Thursday he has no intention of releasing video footage of the fatal... Read more
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WA Today
After violent protests, Charlotte police chief vows not to make shooting video publicCharlotte, North Carolina: Following a second night of violent protests in down
After violent protests, Charlotte police chief vows not to make shooting video public
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Charlotte, North Carolina: Following a second night of violent protests in downtown Charlotte that left 14 police officers and civilians injured, the city's police chief insisted on Thursday he has no intention of releasing video footage of the fatal... Read more
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Brisbane Times
After violent protests, Charlotte police chief vows not to make shooting video publicCharlotte, North Carolina: Following a second night of violent protests in down
After violent protests, Charlotte police chief vows not to make shooting video public
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Charlotte, North Carolina: Following a second night of violent protests in downtown Charlotte that left 14 police officers and civilians injured, the city's police chief insisted on Thursday he has no intention of releasing video footage of the fatal... Read more
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The Age
After violent protests, Charlotte police chief vows not to make shooting video publicCharlotte, North Carolina: Following a second night of violent protests in down
After violent protests, Charlotte police chief vows not to make shooting video public
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Charlotte, North Carolina: Following a second night of violent protests in downtown Charlotte that left 14 police officers and civilians injured, the city's police chief insisted on Thursday he has no intention of releasing video footage of the fatal... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
After violent protests, Charlotte police chief vows not to make shooting video publicCharlotte, North Carolina: Following a second night of violent protests in down
After violent protests, Charlotte police chief vows not to make shooting video public
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Charlotte, North Carolina: Following a second night of violent protests in downtown Charlotte that left 14 police officers and civilians injured, the city's police chief insisted on Thursday he has no intention of releasing video footage of the fatal... Read more
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Roll Call
How a Museum Struggled to Overcome Years of GridlockThere’s a long and convoluted creation story for most important civic instituti
How a Museum Struggled to Overcome Years of Gridlock
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
There’s a long and convoluted creation story for most important civic institutions, but the tale behind the National Museum of African American History and Culture is in a category of its own. This backstory is easy to read as a metaphor for the... Read more
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Officer.com
State of Emergency Declared Amid Charlotte RiotsCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory declared a state of emergenc
State of Emergency Declared Amid Charlotte Riots
Officer.com / Posted 3 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory declared a state of emergency in Charlotte on Wednesday night after violent new protests over the police shooting of a black man erupted in the heart of downtown, leaving one man shot and critically... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Charlotte chaos: Governor calls in National GuardCHARLOTTE, N.C. North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory declared a state of emergency
Charlotte chaos: Governor calls in National Guard
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory declared a state of emergency in Charlotte on Wednesday night after violent new protests over the police shooting of a black man erupted in the heart of downtown, leaving one person shot and critically... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Is Obama right on black voters' role?Meanwhile, the Crutcher family is left to protest and grieve over the latest ex
Is Obama right on black voters' role?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Meanwhile, the Crutcher family is left to protest and grieve over the latest example of anti-black violence by law enforcement. As the Crutcher family mourns in Tulsa, violence erupted in Charlotte, North Carolina on Tuesday night after... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
What do blacks have to lose? Let me tell youWhat the hell do you have to lose?" The short answer is stark: The African Ame
What do blacks have to lose? Let me tell you
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
What the hell do you have to lose?" The short answer is stark: The African American community stands to lose much of the progress we have made in the last 50 years if Donald Trump wins the White House, while the serious problems that we still... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2016It's time again for our annual Visionaries issue, a celebration of Arkansans wi
Visionary Arkansans 2016
Arkansas Times / Posted 10 days ago
It's time again for our annual Visionaries issue, a celebration of Arkansans with ideas of transformative power. This year's class is filled with people who are devoted to enriching life here. They've built state history museums (Bill Worthern),... Read more
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Slate
A Damning Indictment of GOP Efforts to Roll Back Voting Rights, From a 94-Year-Old Black JudgeThe law, lawyers, and the court. “Martyrs of the Struggle for Equality”A 94-ye
A Damning Indictment of GOP Efforts to Roll Back Voting Rights, From a 94-Year-Old Black Judge
Slate / Posted 10 days ago
The law, lawyers, and the court. “Martyrs of the Struggle for Equality”A 94-year-old federal judge defends voting rights in a fiery, impassioned, historic dissent. Photo illustration by Slate. Photo by Frederic J. Brown/Getty Images. A 94-year-old... Read more
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The New Statesman
This week's magazine | The fall of the golden generationLewis on what Hillary’s health tells us about the media. View from Edinburgh:
This week's magazine | The fall of the golden generation
The New Statesman / Posted 11 days ago
Lewis on what Hillary’s health tells us about the media. View from Edinburgh: Julia Rampen on why Scotland is being forced to choose between the UK and the EU. Anoosh Chakelian on Emily Thornberry, Islington MP and Labour’s comeback... Read more
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The New Yorker
Coming ApartNo national consensus formed around 9/11. Indeed, the decade since has destroye
Coming Apart
The New Yorker / Posted 14 days ago
No national consensus formed around 9/11. Indeed, the decade since has destroyed the very possibility of a common narrative.Credit Illustration by GUY BILLOUT On March 31, 2004, four Americans working as guards for the private security company... Read more
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Breitbart
Let the Games Begin: States Commence Early VotingSIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Voters have begun to submit the nation’s First Fede
Let the Games Begin: States Commence Early Voting
Breitbart / Posted 16 days ago
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Voters have begun to submit the nation’s First Federal Write-in Absentee Ballots, with the days winding down in the 2016 presidential race. The government typically reserves early ballots for those who are serving in... Read more
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Slate
Conservatives Have an Insidious Method for Controlling Cities: Gutting Their Powers at the State Levelin the state had a paid sick leave law on the books: Milwaukee, a Democratic st
Conservatives Have an Insidious Method for Controlling Cities: Gutting Their Powers at the State Level
Slate / Posted 16 days ago
in the state had a paid sick leave law on the books: Milwaukee, a Democratic stronghold. Henry Grabar is a staff writer for Slate’s Moneybox. Milwaukee’s ordinance, approved in a 2008 referendum by 69 percent of voters, would have required... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama administration ‘stunt’ would force states to fund Planned ParenthoodDepartment of Health and Human Services rule would prevent states from redirect
Obama administration ‘stunt’ would force states to fund Planned Parenthood
The Washington Times / Posted 17 days ago
Department of Health and Human Services rule would prevent states from redirecting Title X funds, which are earmarked for family planning services, to other Federally Qualified Health Centers for reasons “unrelated to their ability to provide... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
20th Anniversary: But the more things change, the more they stay the same1997, the Charleston City Paper published its first issue with a cover story wr
20th Anniversary: But the more things change, the more they stay the same
Charleston City Paper / Posted 18 days ago
1997, the Charleston City Paper published its first issue with a cover story written by yours truly entitled "History vs. Progress: Charleston faces the future." The article briefly chronicled Charleston's post-Civil War history, focusing on Mayor... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Q&A with Emily's List President Stephanie SchriockWaks. Emily's List is an organization dedicated to electing pro-abortion right
Q&A with Emily's List President Stephanie Schriock
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 19 days ago
Waks. Emily's List is an organization dedicated to electing pro-abortion rights, Democratic women to political office for 31 years. Stephanie Schriock has been the organization's president since 2010 and was campaigning for Hillary Clinton in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mayor Curry lifts state of emergency in Jacksonville as Hermine surges northwas lifted at noon Friday. Speaking to reporters at 11:30 a.m. at the final Em
Mayor Curry lifts state of emergency in Jacksonville as Hermine surges north
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
was lifted at noon Friday. Speaking to reporters at 11:30 a.m. at the final Emergency Operations Center news conference for what is now Tropical Storm Hermine, Curry said some rain will remain even with the storm heading into Georgia. “The... Read more
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The Advocate
Why Walmart Became LGBT Friendlyand that the company doesn’t tolerate such behavior. While it’s no surprise th
Why Walmart Became LGBT Friendly
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
and that the company doesn’t tolerate such behavior. While it’s no surprise that given today’s corporate vigilance, a Fortune 500 company would terminate a rogue employee, the twist in this case is the company’s reputation. Walmart’s checkered... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Governor McCrory celebrates grand opening of new Cherry HospitalCherry Hospital will help us reach both goals,” said McCrory. “The additional c
Governor McCrory celebrates grand opening of new Cherry Hospital
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 25 days ago
Cherry Hospital will help us reach both goals,” said McCrory. “The additional capacity of this new facility builds on our progress to reduce the time patients with mental health disorders spend in emergency rooms before being connected to... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Florida-bound storm could bring 3 - 8 inches of rain in Volusia, FlaglerA wet and windy few days are in store for Volusia and Flagler counties, as Trop
Florida-bound storm could bring 3 - 8 inches of rain in Volusia, Flagler
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
A wet and windy few days are in store for Volusia and Flagler counties, as Tropical Depression Nine crosses Florida from the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday. As the state approaches the 48 hours before landfall mark, local, state and federal officials... Read more
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NBC News
New voting laws in the South could affect millions of African Americansrestrictions since 2012. Most require voters to show state-issued photo ID at t
New voting laws in the South could affect millions of African Americans
NBC News / Posted 26 days ago
restrictions since 2012. Most require voters to show state-issued photo ID at the polls. African-Americans who fought for voting rights during the Civil Rights movement claim the new laws are meant to secure a Republican majority in states... Read more
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Al.com
New laws affect African-American voters across the Southrestrictions since 2012. Most require voters to show state-issued photo ID at t
New laws affect African-American voters across the South
Al.com / Posted 26 days ago
restrictions since 2012. Most require voters to show state-issued photo ID at the polls. African-Americans who fought for voting rights during the Civil Rights movement claim the new laws are meant to secure a Republican majority in states... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Voters, take back your stateA half-dozen states have given ordinary citizens, not politicians, the power to
Voters, take back your state
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
A half-dozen states have given ordinary citizens, not politicians, the power to draw legislative boundaries, which plays a big role in who gets elected every two years. It's a shame Illinois can't join them — not yet, anyway. That's the upshot of the... Read more

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