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Nearly Six Decades Later, Integration Remains A Work In Progress

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Eight of the nine black students who integrated Little Rock Central High School walk from school to their waiting Army station wagon on Oct. 2, 1957. Ferd Kaufman/AP hide caption

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Decades Later, Desegregation Still On The Docket In Little Rock

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For BP Cleanup, 2013 Meant 4.6 Million Pounds Of Oily Gunk

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50 Years After The Bombing, Birmingham Still Subtly Divided

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Gulf States Set Plan For Spending Coastal Restoration Funds

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Birmingham Students Reenact Historic March, 50 Years Later

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FBI Outlines Evidence In Ricin Case

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In Gulf Oil Spill Trial, Testimony Cites Series Of Missteps

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Trial Against BP To Begin Over 2010 Rig Explosion

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Immigration Reform Plan Gets Mixed Reviews Across Country

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Ohio And Florida: Checking In With Two Key States

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Romney Visits Florida On First Day Of Early Voting

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Fla. Slammed With Political Ads But Do Locals Listen?

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Romney Tries To Win Ohio's Working-Class Voters

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