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Black Friday Gun Sales Soar, Straining Background Checks

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Miriam Moskowitz leaves a federal court in New York with her lawyer Guy Eddon, in August. Moskowitz, 98, was convicted of conspiracy during the McCarthy era and now wants to clear her name as well as warn others of what happens when fear fuels persecution. Lawrence Neumeister/AP hide caption

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Teacher Seeks Exoneration From McCarthy-Era Conviction

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After The Ferguson Decision, A Poem That Gives Name To The Hurt

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Justice Ginsburg Expected Back On The Bench Soon After Surgery

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Texas Execution Nears For Murderer Whose Competence Was Debated

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Woodley Elementary third grade students write their names into newly donated dictionaries at the school. Eric J. Shelton/Hattiesburg American hide caption

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Mississippi Schools Sue State For More Money

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A police officer in Ferguson, Mo., stands guard as protests turned violent following Monday night's announcement of the grand jury's decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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Ferguson Documents Focus On 90 Key Seconds

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