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Corey Harris went viral for driving his car during a virtual court appearance. It turns out, he was never eligible to drive in the first place. Video courtesy Honorable Judge Cedric Simpson/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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Video courtesy Honorable Judge Cedric Simpson/Screenshot by NPR

Friday

Friday

Representatives Jasmine Crockett and Marjorie Taylor Greene. Jemal Countess; Drew Angerer/Getty Images; BFA / Warner Bros hide caption

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Jemal Countess; Drew Angerer/Getty Images; BFA / Warner Bros

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Then-Texas state Rep. Jasmine Crockett is joined by Democratic lawmakers during a news conference on July 23, 2021, in Washington, D.C. Crockett, now a member of Congress, got into a verbal spat with Georgia Republican Marjorie Taylor Greene at a committee hearing last week. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/Getty Images North America hide caption

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'Hilltop,' Howard University's student newspaper, is going strong at 100 years old

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Thursday

Wednesday

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority presses Capitol Hill lawmakers on Black community issues

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Thursday

The NAACP publication that was once a major source of news, poetry and essays

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Monday

The controversy involved in making Martin Luther King, Jr. Day a holiday

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Friday

Reactions are mixed to the removal of a Confederate monument from Arlington cemetery

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American flags are on display at the World War I Memorial to honor each of the 499 fallen DC area World War I veterans on November 11, 2016 in Washington, D.C. Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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