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Chicago Protesters Stage Die-In at City Hall

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The calm is far from settling in Chicago as protesters swarmed Michigan Avenue Wednesday night demanding change in the city. Thursday morning… Read More

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Torn as ever over race, the Supreme Court on Wednesday weighed whether it's time to end the use of race in college admissions nationwide or at… Read More

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Several Black lawmakers in Illinois are pushing for the U.S. Justice Department to expand its investigation of the Chicago Police Department to include… Read More

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The family of a 12-year-old Ohio boy fatally gunned down by Cleveland police is again asking for a prosecutor to publicly say if he plans to request… Read More

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