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Three women join hands and pray around a makeshift memorial, Tuesday, May 26, 2020, in Minneapolis, near where a black man, who was taken into police custody the day before, later died. (Elizabeth Flores/Star Tribune via AP) 

A Black man who died in police custody was seen on a bystander's video pleading that he could not breathe as a White officer knelt on his neck

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The death Monday night after a struggle with officers is under investigation by the FBI and state law enforcement authorities.

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In his first appearance in two months, Biden and his wife, Jill laid a wreath ofwhite flowers and bowed their heads in silence at a veterans park

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Happy Memorial Day to all our readers

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Memorial Day weekend brings crowds outdoors raising risk of surge in infections

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Radio host Charlamagne Tha God (photo via Wikicommons) 

Joe Biden told a prominent Black radio host that African Americans who back President Donald Trump “ain’t Black.”

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Right-wing media gear up to spread accusations and conspiracy theories aimed at Joe Biden--just like in 2016

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Speakers at the rally demanded resignations of two prosecutors who failed to press charges until release of video ignited public outrage

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Timi Adelakun 

Timi Adelakun, a senior at South Broward High School in Florida has earned the school's highest GPA.

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Peter Smith heads to the voting machine after filling out his ballot for the Wisconsin 7th District special election on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. (Tork Mason/The Post-Crescent via AP) 

New Findings Reveal Stark Racial Disparities and Barriers to the Ballot

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