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Sen. Kamala Harris (AP Photo/John Locher) 

As the caucuses near, strategists say Warren's ground-level organization — demonstrated by her large staff and a proven ability to get her supporters to appear at large events like the fair — is fueling her momentum

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Trump has nominated 194 candidates for federal judgeships and has had 146 confirmed

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Memorial to Michael Brown, Jr. (Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP) 

On the fifth anniversary of Michael Brown's death in Ferguson, his father is urging the top St. Louis County prosecutor to reopen the investigation into the White police officer who fatally shot the Black and unarmed 18-year-old.

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The entertainment section of a Wal-Mart store (AP Photo, File) 

Walmart is removing from its stores nationwide signs, displays or videos that depict violence following a mass shooting at one of its stores in Texas, though it has not changed its policy on gun sales.

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Racial equity and unity advocate Felicia Pulliam speaks during an interview (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) 

Five years later, the legacy of the fatal shooting of the Black teenager by a White Missouri police officer depends on who you talk to

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Sen. Cory Booker (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard) 

Presidential candidate Cory Booker will deliver a gun policy speech on Wednesday in a historic South Carolina church that's become synonymous with hate-fueled attacks on people of faith

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Cyntoia Brown (Lacy Atkins/The Tennessean via AP, Pool, File) 

Cyntoia Brown, championed by celebrities as a symbol of unfair sentencing, was released early Wednesday from the Tennessee Prison for Women

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Former President Barack Obama said Monday that Americans must "soundly reject language" from any leader who "feeds a climate of fear and hatred or normalizes racist sentiments"

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President Donald Trump (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) 

President Trump condemned weekend shootings in Texas and Ohio as barbaric crimes "against all humanity" and called for bipartisan cooperation to respond to an epidemic of gun violence

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The Stanford graduate also set a US record finishing the race in 52:04 secs

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