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Philadelphia police to boost presence following shooting
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Pope names first African-American as new cardinal
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Final debate a chance for Trump to reset race
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Howard alumni eager to see Harris in first debate
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Howard alum eager to see Harris in first debate
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Trump strategy data leak targets Joe Biden
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Louisville anti-racism protesters defy curfew
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Cries of 'Breonna Taylor!' from coast to coast
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Biden says Black turnout key to winning election
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Black Americans Don't Invest As Much As Whites Do, And The Reasons Are Complex
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The Black Republican Trump Called 'My African-American' Is Trump's No Longer
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Regina King makes history at the Venice Film Festival
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Halle Berry Calls Historic Oscar Win A Heartbreak
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Sculptor honors black trailblazers to 'educate'
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Sunday protests remain mostly calm after nightfall
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Bodycam released of DC police shooting Black man
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Local man honors hero with flag run
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