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The Washington Post named Kevin Merida its new managing editor in charge of news and features coverage… Read More

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Judge Rejects Zimmerman Lawyers’ Request for Trial Delay

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A judge in the case of a former neighborhood watch leader accused of shooting Florida teenager Trayvon Martin has denied a defense… Read More

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More than 2,000 students and supporters of Maryland’s four historically Black colleges and universities will converge outside… Read More

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President Barack Obama said Sunday that gays should be allowed in the Boy Scouts and women should be allowed in military combat roles… Read More

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