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Two police officers shot in Ferguson

By Mickey McLean & Lynde Langdon
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Ferguson | UPDATE (8:32 a.m. EDT): A shooting outside the Ferguson Police Department early today left two officers seriously wounded. Shots rang out shortly after…

Selma plus 50

By Cal Thomas
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Race Issues | As President Obama marched last weekend in Selma, Ala., along with others commemorating that seminal civil rights demonstration, it became clear that the time…

Let’s talk about race

By Sophia Lee, Angela Lu & Daniel James Devine
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Race Issues | A discussion among three young WORLD reporters on racial diversity, stereotypes, and reconciliation

Midday Roundup: Obama recounts racial strife on Selma anniversary

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Progress made, progress needed. President Barack Obama and a group of political leaders gathered in Selma, Ala., Saturday to remember a transformative event…

Racism in Ferguson and beyond

By Nick Eicher
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Race Issues | A Justice Department report released this week documented abuses in the Ferguson, Mo., Police Department. African-Americans make up two-thirds of the city’s…

Darren Wilson cleared, Ferguson condemned in federal reports

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Race Issues | Federal investigators cleared Ferguson, Mo., Police Officer Darren Wilson of wrongdoing in the shooting death of Michael Brown, even as they declared the…

Midday Roundup: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev finally goes on trial in Boston

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Opening arguments. The trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev began today. In opening arguments, prosecutors described the 20-year-old as…

Beyond fried chicken

By Marvin Olasky
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Race Issues | Last Thursday the president of Wright State University, along with the school’s dining hall vendor, apologized for a Black History Month menu that featured…

Clarence Thomas vs. paternalistic racism

By Marvin Olasky
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Race Issues | Last night a family-oriented cop show, CBS’s Blue Bloods , had a subplot about a police executive pulling strings to help a grown son avoid the consequences of…

Delta dividends

Delta dividends

By Marvin Olasky
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Cities | In a community where race still divides, leaders look for ways to unite and cultivate

Distinct approaches

By Megan Basham
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Television | Black-ish uses humor to explore a timely question

Midday Roundup: Jordan agrees to exchange terrorist for captive pilot

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Terrorist trade. Jordanian officials said today they are willing to trade a jailed Iraqi terrorist for a pilot held hostage by ISIS. The terror group that has…

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