Almost 70 years ago, Dorothy Flood was denied access to a train dining car because she was black. Now, after finally dining in a first-class car, she says she'll never ride another train again. Rachel Greiman/Jeremy Bloom's Wish of a Lifetime hide caption

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With One Wish, Banishing Memories Of Jim Crow

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Fathers 'Need To Step Up' For Black Daughters

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Arvind Mahankali, 12, finished third and ninth in the National Spelling Bee in the past two years, and has been stepping up his training, in hopes of finishing first this year. He's even trained his little brother, 8-year-old Srinath, to read phonetics so he can help with the drills. Tovia Smith/NPR hide caption

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Why Indian-Americans Reign As Spelling Bee Champs

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Keys To Success From BJ's CEO: Be Nice, Speak Up

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Civil Rights Leader: Equality Means Equality

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Alice Randall On Race, Weight, And 'Ada's Rules'

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What Happens When Justice Fails?

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A Lawman Killed By Hate; Now, ATF Remembers

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Hispanic residents walk by a law office in Union City, N.J., specializing in immigration in March. Union City is one of the state's largest cities, and has a Hispanic population of more than 80 percent. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Trayvon Martin Case Evidence Raises More Questions

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Romney Says No To Super PAC Smear Campaign

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