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More than a thousand people turned out in sweltering heat on the National Mall on Saturday, the 58th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s “I Have a Dream” speech

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Pentagon says two IS members who were planners or facilitators of Kabul attack were killed in a counterrorism drone strike

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(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) 

We’re trying to make sense of where these numbers are coming from, because they do not make sense whatsoever

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In this Aug. 2, 2021, file photo, the Rev. William Barber speaks during a Voting Rights rally on Capitol Hill, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File) 

The House passed the John Lewis Voting Rights Act on Tuesday, which now moves to the Senate as marches are planned in Washington and across the U.S.

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(Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office via AP) 

Graphic body camera video kept secret for more than two years shows a Louisiana State Police trooper pummeling a Black motorist 18 times with a flashlight — an attack the trooper defended as “pain compliance.”

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(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File) 

Herschel Walker on Tuesday filed paperwork to enter the U.S. Senate race in Georgia after months of speculation, joining other Republicans seeking to unseat Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock in 2022.

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Rev. Jesse Jackson, a famed civil rights leader and two-time presidential candidate, and his wife, Jacqueline, have been hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19

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Bending the rules to avoid mask and vaccine mandates? Is it looking out for children and parentsor simply selfish and deceitful behavior that could undermine efforts to cut deaths and hospitalisations from the highly contagious delta variant

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Chaos at the airport and terror behind closed doors as Afghans who worked with the U.S. and British military wait for rescue, fearing they will be killed once Americans have left

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(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) 

Senator Ron Wyden said the U.S. Justice Department needs to look into whether the algorithm-powered police technologies it funds contribute to racial bias in law enforcement and lead to wrongful arrests.

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