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New Zealand marks 100 days of virus elimination

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand on Sunday marked 100 days since it stamped out the spread of the…

John Lewis’ legacy shaped in 1965 on ‘Bloody Sunday’

SELMA, Ala. (AP) — John Lewis saw the line of Alabama state troopers a few hundred yards away as he…

Remembering John Lewis, Civil Rights Icon and ‘American hero’

WASHINGTON (AP) — People paid great heed to John Lewis for much of his life in the civil rights movement.…

Rev. C.T. Vivian, key civil rights leader, has died at 95

ATLANTA (AP) — The Rev. C.T. Vivian, an early and key advisor to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. who…

Movement for Black Lives seeks sweeping legislative changes

DETROIT (AP) — Proposed federal legislation that would radically transform the nation’s criminal justice system through such changes as eliminating…

Hundreds line up for George Floyd’s memorial in Houston

HOUSTON (AP) — Hundreds of mourners lined up outside a church in George Floyd’s native Houston for a final public…

AMERICAN DIARY: To be black and a journalist at this moment

For many Americans, “space” means leaving the Earth’s atmosphere and exploring the galaxy. They think of this weekend’s SpaceX launch.…

Music industry calls for Black Out Tuesday amid unrest

NEW YORK (AP) — The music industry is planning to turn off the music and hold a day to reflect…

The Latest: Officer arrested in death of George Floyd

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as…

Beyoncé to give graduation speech alongside the Obamas

NEW YORK (AP) — Beyoncé has been added to the list of guest speakers for YouTube’s virtual commencement ceremony that…
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