Native American protesters form a roadblock on the road leading to Mount Rushmore ahead of President Donald Trump's visit to…
Some Republicans warn the president’s focus on division and fear during a pandemic puts his reelection further in jeopardy
Steve Herman
Mon, 07/06/2020 - 17:42
FILE - This image made from May 25, 2020 video provided by Christian Cooper, shows Amy Cooper with her dog talking to Christian Cooper in Central Park in New York.
Amy Cooper drew widespread condemnation for calling 911 to report she was being threatened by 'an African-American man' when bird watcher Christian Cooper appeared to keep his distance as he recorded her rant on his phone
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Mon, 07/06/2020 - 16:42
'Occupy City Hall:' Protesters Demand Cuts to NYPD Budget
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The movement to 'defund the police' was ignited by the death of George Floyd, an African American, in the custody of white police officers in late May in Minneapolis
Celia Mendoza
Mon, 07/06/2020 - 15:26
FILE - Bubba Wallace stands by his car before the start of the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Pocono Raceway, in Long Pond, Pennsylvania, June 28, 2020.
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US leader asks whether Bubba Wallace has apologized for the support he received, alleging a noose found in his garage was a hoax
Ken Bredemeier
Mon, 07/06/2020 - 13:08
FILE - Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms speaks at a press conference in Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 4, 2018.
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Search is on for at least two people who opened fire on the car in which she was a passenger; shooting happened near site where African American Rayshard Brooks was killed by a white police officer on June 12
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Mon, 07/06/2020 - 13:12
US President Donald Trump applauds as he attends Independence Day events at Mount Rushmore in Keystone, South Dakota, July 3,…
Ten current and former officials of the White House and Trump campaign spoke to The Associated Press about Trump behind the scenes in these fraught months
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Mon, 07/06/2020 - 12:36
Members of a group wearing shirts with the logo of the far-right Proud Boys group argue with counter protesters during a small protest against Washington state's stay-at-home orders, Friday, May 1, 2020, in downtown Seattle.
Review finds the conversations, many of them by conservative or pro-gun activists, shifted last month to attacking the nationwide protests over racial injustice
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Sun, 07/05/2020 - 17:26
FILE - A statue of Christopher Columbus is seen behind barricades at Marconi Plaza, in Phalidelphia, Pennsylvania, June 15, 2020. A similar statue of Columbus was toppled by protesters in Baltimore, Maryland, July 4, 2020.
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Governor Larry Hogan says removal of controversial statues should be considered in a legal process, not through 'lawlessness'
Ken Bredemeier
Sun, 07/05/2020 - 15:31
Actor and comedian Bill Cosby, center right, arrives for a court appearance, Feb. 3, 2016, in Norristown, Pennsylvania. Cosby was arrested and charged with drugging and sexually assaulting a woman at his home in Jan. 2004.
Cosby, the Hollywood paragon of Black family values, was convicted of sexual assault in 2018 as the #MeToo movement exploded and women across the globe shared personal histories of sexual harassment and abuse; he is serving up to 10 years in prison   
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Sun, 07/05/2020 - 13:36
Emergency personnel work at the site where a driver sped through a protest-related closure on the Interstate 5 freeway in…
Victim had been protesting police brutality
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Sun, 07/05/2020 - 01:36
FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 9, 1984, file photo, President Ronald Reagan addresses a ceremony in Baltimore, to unveil a statue…
After pulling down statue, they threw it into city's Inner Harbor
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Sun, 07/05/2020 - 00:26
FILE - This June 23, 2015 file photo shows a carving depicting Confederate Civil War figures Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee…
Even if its demolition were sanctioned, Stone Mountain's sheer size poses serious challenges
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Sat, 07/04/2020 - 19:05
Journalist Justin Yau lies handcuffed on the ground with police officers standing beside him, after they dispersed protesters during a demonstration against racial injustices in Portland, July 1, 2020 in this still image obtained from social media video.
Demonstrations in the city following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis in late May have grown increasingly violent
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Sat, 07/04/2020 - 13:05
FILE - Passers-by walk near a damaged Christopher Columbus statue, Wednesday, June 10, 2020, in a waterfront park near the city's traditionally Italian North End neighborhood, in Boston.
The statue had been the focus of a standoff earlier in the week between its supporters and Black Lives Matter protesters who wanted it removed
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Sat, 07/04/2020 - 12:04
A Mississippi Highway Safety Patrol honor guard carefully folds the retired Mississippi state flag after it was raised over the Capitol grounds one final time in Jackson, Miss., July 1, 2020.
Legislators are putting a constitutional amendment on the ballot in November. It would simplify elections for governor and other statewide officials by erasing an Electoral College-type provision from Mississippi's 1890 constitution
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Sat, 07/04/2020 - 08:44