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Sudan: Growing protests against insecurity in central Darfur

22 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Villagers in Darfur are demanding Sudan's government does more to protect them from militia attacks.
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In Fayetteville, George Floyd killing divides black elected officials and protesters of color

42 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

Urgency battles pragmatism as the North Carolina city confronts divisions that are generational and cultural more than racial.
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‘Their Goal Is the End of America'

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

What President Trump's divisive speech at Mount Rushmore reveals about his re-election campaign.
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Kenyan police fire teargas, arrest marchers protesting at brutality

1 hour ago   |   National Post

NAIROBI - Kenyan police on Tuesday fired teargas and arrested activists gathering for a march against perceived government injustice that has been given extra impetus this year...
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The Religious Roots of a New Progressive Era

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Welcome to the post-Protestant Reformation.
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In Russia, They Tore Down Lots of Statues, but Little Changed

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

“Waging war on bronze men doesn't make your life any more moral or just,” one observer noted. “It does nothing really.”
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AMERICA DISRUPTED: Troubles cleave a nation, and a city

5 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

It was difficult to celebrate America in Saginaw this year. The deadly coronavirus had torn through the county. Unemployment had surged five-fold. Weeks of protest over racial...
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Car runs down protesters of alleged attempted lynching in Indiana; drives off with woman on hood

8 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Police in Indiana are seeking a hit-and-run driver who slammed into a woman who was among those protesting a potential attempted lynching, and drove off with her on the hood.
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Mookie Betts, new Dodger and prominent African American, says 'our fight is not over'

8 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Dodgers outfielder Mookie Betts says 'baseball did not do a good job' of responding to George Floyd's killing and the ensuing protests about racial inequality.
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Timeline: Protesters blocked Capital Boulevard traffic for 37 minutes before Raleigh police stepped in

Timeline: Protesters blocked Capital Boulevard traffic for 37 minutes before Raleigh police stepped in

9 hours ago   |   WRAL

A timeline of how Raleigh police responded to a protest last week shows that demonstrators blocked Capital Boulevard and surrounded cars during the evening commute for more...
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Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says she's contracted COVID-19

Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says she's contracted COVID-19

"COVID-19 has literally hit home. I have had NO symptoms and have tested positive," she tweeted on Monday. Read more ...

NFL superstar Patrick Mahomes lands biggest deal in sports history, report says

NFL superstar Patrick Mahomes lands biggest deal in sports history, report says

The report says Patrick Mahomes will become the highest-paid player not just in NFL history, but in sports history. Read more ...

NHL, players' union announce tentative plan to resume play at beginning of...

NHL, players' union announce tentative plan to resume play at beginning of August

Training camps would open next Monday, July 13, and games would resume Aug. 1 if the league's board of governors, players' executive committee and full membership sign off. Read more ...

A driver was killed after a fiery crash that split a car in two

A driver was killed after a fiery crash that split a car in two

Speed was likely a factor in the crash, police said. Read more ...

Report: Chiefs agree to 10-year extension with star quarterback Patrick Mahomes

Report: Chiefs agree to 10-year extension with star quarterback Patrick Mahomes

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President Trump falsely accuses Bubba Wallace of 'hoax,' slams NASCAR over...

President Trump falsely accuses Bubba Wallace of 'hoax,' slams NASCAR over flag decision

President Donald Trump blasted NASCAR for banning the Confederate flag and wrongly accused the sport's only Black driver, Bubba Wallace, of perpetrating “a hoax.” Read more ...

Colin Kaepernick, ESPN team up for documentary series on his life

Colin Kaepernick, ESPN team up for documentary series on his life

The partnership will focus on telling scripted and unscripted stories that explore race, social injustice and the quest for equality. Read more ...

Woman charged with filing false report weeks after racist Central Park...

Woman charged with filing false report weeks after racist Central Park confrontation

Amy Cooper drew widespread condemnation for calling 911 to report she was being threatened by “an African-American man” when bird watcher Christian Cooper appeared to keep his... Read more ...

US still ‘knee-deep' in FIRST wave of Covid-19, Fauci warns

US still ‘knee-deep' in FIRST wave of Covid-19, Fauci warns

Unlike countries in Europe, the US failed to get the first wave of Covid-19 under control and is now ‘knee-deep' in a new surge of it, according to the country's top epidemic... Read more ...

Melbourne Resumes Lockdown As COVID-19 Cases Surge

Melbourne Resumes Lockdown As COVID-19 Cases Surge

The premier of Victoria state, Australia's second-most populous, issued a six-week stay-at-home order for Melbourne and closed the border with New South Wales state, effective... Read more ...