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U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson) 

Days before the first Democratic presidential debates, Sen. Bernie Sanders and House progressives came out with legislation to cancel all student debt.

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Man, 22, who ran over protesters, killing a woman, seeks mercy citing traumatic childhood and mental illness

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The downing of an American surveillance drone is the latest incident to threaten peace in the Persian Gulf

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Joe Biden 

Joe Biden is under fire from rival Democratic presidential hopefuls for saying the Senate "got things done" with "civility" when he was first elected in 1973 and served alongside segregationists.

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Protesters march through Harlem in the March for Justice. Rainmaker Photo/MediaPunch/IPX 

76% of people held in prison are not convicted of any crime, and are there simply because they lack the means to post cash bail.

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Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) 

The debate over reparations catapulted from the campaign trail to Congress on Wednesday as lawmakers heard impassioned testimony for and against the idea of providing compensation for America's history of slavery and racial discrimination.

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O.J. Simpson (Didier J. Fabien via AP, File) 

O.J. Simpson launched a Twitter account with a video post in which the former football star said he's got a "little gettin' even to do."

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Statistics show that African Americans are 60% more likely to utilize and trust print-related resources for information than the general public.

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Family members embrace one another during a vigil for Eric Logan (Michael Caterina/South Bend Tribune via AP) 

Mayor Pete Buttigieg pulled himself off the presidential campaign trail Monday after the fatal shooting of a Black man by a White police officer in his hometown forced him to confront issues of race and policing.

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks at a candidate forum sponsored by the Black Economic Alliance. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard) 

Four Democrats vying for their party's presidential nomination honed in on the economic concerns of the Black community during a forum sponsored by the Black Economic Alliance.

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