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Bernard Cohen in a 1970s campaign poster when he ran for the Virginia House of Delegates. As a lawyer he successfully argued the Supreme Court case that established the legality of interracial marriage. He died this week at age 86. Cohen family hide caption

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Remembering Shawna Snyder, An Arizona Nurse, Who Died Of COVID-19

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Joe Morgan, Baseball Great And Broadcast Pioneer, Dies At 77

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MLB Hall Of Famer Joe Morgan Dies At 77

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Japanese Fashion Designer Kenzo Takada Dies At 81

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New York Times writer & panel moderator Jim Dwyer. The Brooklyn Heights Association's meeting at St Francis College concluded with community service awards to Brooklyn Heights activists, and a panel discussion of the pros & cons of the proposed Brooklyn-Queens trolley system. Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption

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Opinion: Remembering Jim Dwyer, New York's Subway Storyteller, Pulitzer Prize Winner

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Transgender Rights Advocate And Journalist Monica Roberts Dies At 58

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