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In Indiana, The Last Remnants Of America's Free African-American Settlements

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Family Heirloom, National Treasure: Rare Photos Show Black Civil War Soldiers

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50 Years Ago, Martin Luther King Jr. Fought For Open Housing In Chicago

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More Unrest After Milwaukee Police Shooting But No Widespread Destruction

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Unrest And Protest In Milwaukee After Police Shooting

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Gangs Allegedly Threaten Chicago Police After Shooting Of Black Man

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Community activist Aleta Clark speaks to residents and police gathered for an "Operation Wake Up" rally in Chicago. At least 15 children age 12 years old and younger have been injured by gunfire since the beginning of the year. Cheryl Corley/NPR hide caption

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More Children Caught In The Crossfire Amid Chicago Street Shootings Spike

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Valerie Castile, mother of Philando Castile, looks at a photo button of her son during a press conference on the state Capitol grounds in St. Paul, Minn., on Tuesday. Philando Castile was fatally shot by police July 6. Eric Miller/Reuters hide caption

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The Driving Life And Death Of Philando Castile

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Parishioners of First Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas, gather on July 10, 2016, to pray for the five police officers killed when a man used a high-power rifle in a sniper attack at a protest in Dallas late July 7. Laura Buckman/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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As Country Reels From Violent Week, Clergies Offer Messages Of Healing

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Community In Disbelief That Minn. Man Was Killed By Police

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Abner Mikva, Former Illinois Congressman And Obama Mentor, Dies

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Orlando Club Hosts Dance Party Nearly 2 Weeks After Deadly Mass Shooting

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Attorney General Loretta Lynch Meets With Victims, Police In Orlando

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Chicago Archdiocese To Offer Paid Family Leave

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Autopsy Report: Prince Died Of An Accidental Overdose

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