Is The Midwest More Hateful Than Other Regions?

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George Porter, one of the original Tuskegee Airmen, at his home in Sacramento, Calif., in 2007. Porter joined the armed forces in 1942 and served as a crew chief, squadron inspector and flight engineer with the Army Air Forces and the Air Force. Paul Kitagaki Jr. /MCT/Landov hide caption

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For Tuskegee Airman George Porter, Failure Was Not An Option

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Zimmerman And Martin Attorneys 'Concerned' After Pre-Trial Hearings

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Mynor Sanchez, a resident of Moore, Okla., lives a few blocks away and three houses down from major destruction. He is volunteering Friday in the neighborhood with his church, Templo El Alabanza, trying to do any tasks with which residents need help. Katie Hayes Luke for NPR hide caption

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'Part Of The Community': Latinos Rebuild After Okla. Tornado

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A man interviews for a job in Detroit. The unemployment rate for black Americans in Michigan was 18.7 percent in 2012, more that twice the rate for whites in the state. Paul Sancya/AP hide caption

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Job Searching While Black: What's Behind The Unemployment Gap?

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The Congressional Gold Medal has been posthumously awarded to four girls killed in the 1963 bombing of Birmingham's 16th Street Baptist Church. President Obama signed the legislation Friday, as (from left) Birmingham Mayor William Bell, Dr. Sharon Malone Holder, Attorney General Eric Holder, Rep. Terri Sewell, and relatives of Denise McNair and Carole Robertson look on. Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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HBCU President Asks Dr. Dre, Why Not Us?

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CBC Chair Marcia Fudge Wants Caucus To Be Heard On The Hill

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