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The piece is part of a collection of about 100 items being sold in an online auction that begins Wednesday. It concludes Sept. 16, just days before the two-year anniversary of the liberal icon's death at 87.

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The Black community's history with swimming is one that is deeply rooted in racism and segregation.

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Former President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle returned to the White House on Wednesday for the unveiling of official portraits with a modern vibe

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 Two months after the 2020 presidential election, a team of computer experts traveled to south Georgia to copy software and data from voting equipment in an apparent breach of a county election system.

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DJ Jones heard a boy screaming for help, and sprang into action to save him before the child got swept away by the current. 

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In Alabama, Florida and Louisiana, new congressional maps that some judges have ruled dilute the power of Black voters are being used in upcoming elections and civil rights leaders say the maps could diminish minority representation on Capitol Hill

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Trump held a rally Saturday aiming to bolster Doug Mastriano, the GOP’s hard-line nominee for governor of Pennsylvania and Senate candidate Dr Mehmet Oz. It was the former president's first rally since the FBI’s search of his Mar-a-Lago club, and he spent part of the evening railing against the Deparment of Justice

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Hiring more teachers of color is only part of the solution

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Michael Jennings wasn't breaking any laws or doing anything that was obviously suspicious; the Black minister was simply watering the flowers of a neighbor who was out of town.

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Time and time again across the U.S., people experiencing mental health crises are being killed by police, but the exact number remains unknown because of a yawning governmental information gap.

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