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New Mexico Republican says she's no longer speaking at a rally paying 'special tribute' to a far-right militia, following our report on the militia and its founder

New Mexico Republican says she's no longer speaking at a rally paying 'special tribute' to a far-right militia, following our report on the militia and its founder

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

New Mexico Republican Stefani Lords, a candidate for the state House of Representatives, told Business Insider she's pulling out of a rally that is set to pay "special tribute...
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Creator of mosquito-themed state flag says design was a joke

5 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

JACKSON, Miss. - A Mississippi man who submitted a proposal to place a giant mosquito on the new state flag, a design that went viral on social media, said he created it as a...
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Is “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down” Really a Pro-Confederate Anthem?

10 hours ago   |   Slate

The answer may lie in the ear of the beholder.
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Dave Cavell drops congressional bid, endorses Jesse Mermell in race for Kennedy seat

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Dave Cavell, one of the nine Democrats running in the Fourth Congressional District, announced Thursday that he was suspending his campaign and endorsing Jesse Mermell in an...
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Black protector of Confederate statues dubbed a Dave Chappelle ‘skit come to life' by Twitter users

Black protector of Confederate statues dubbed a Dave Chappelle ‘skit come to life' by Twitter users

13 hours ago   |   RT

A black Alabama man vowing to defend symbols of the pro-slavery Confederate States of America went viral as his atypical persona reminded Internet community of a character from...
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How History Turns Riots Into Tea Parties

21 hours ago   |   NY Times

We do not care for the revolutionary spirit to survive the revolution. The revolution, however, goes nowhere without it.
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Report: 59 Confederate Symbols Removed Since George Floyd's Death

Report: 59 Confederate Symbols Removed Since George Floyd's Death

1 day ago   |   NPR

America's reckoning with racism has brought down statues, one state flag and one police emblem, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center - and led to the renaming of...
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Lightfoot announces review of Chicago monuments as part of ‘a racial healing and historical reckoning project'

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Nearly three weeks after ordering the removal of Christopher Columbus statues in Chicago, Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Wednesday announced the formation of a committee to review the...
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Georgia Businesswoman Who Compared BLM Protesters To The KKK Wins Primary

Georgia Businesswoman Who Compared BLM Protesters To The KKK Wins Primary

1 day ago   |   News One

A Georgia businesswoman who was exposed for racist, Islamophobic and anti-Semitic videos has now secured the GOP nomination for a congressional seat. The long list of comments...
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40 Confederate symbols have been removed since the death of George Floyd, SPLC says

40 Confederate symbols have been removed since the death of George Floyd, SPLC says

1 day ago   |   KOAT

While some cities have passed laws to protect Confederate symbols, saying they mark history and honor heritage, other cities have made efforts to remove them.
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Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

The Pentagon is forming a new task force to investigate UFOs that have been observed by U.S. military aircraft, according to two defense officials. Read more ...

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Newly released body cam footage shows onlookers demanding police help the man. Read more ...

Betts ties MLB mark with 3 of Dodgers' 6 HRs in rout of Pads

Betts ties MLB mark with 3 of Dodgers' 6 HRs in rout of Pads

LOS ANGELES - Mookie Betts hit three home runs in a game for the sixth time in his career, matching a major league record, and the Los Angeles Dodgers launched six long balls... Read more ...

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump also predicted, without providing evidence, that mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud in November. Read more ...

President Trump says UAE to open diplomatic ties with Israel

President Trump says UAE to open diplomatic ties with Israel

The announcement means that the UAE, which is home to the cities of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, would become the first Gulf Arab state to have ties to Israel. Read more ...

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

President Trump on Thursday announced a historic peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that would pave the way for full normalization of relations between... Read more ...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's Supreme Court after the USPS said they couldn't guarantee on time delivery of mail-in-ballots

US Postal Service told the Pennsylvania Secretary of State that some ballots might not be delivered on time because their delivery standards couldn't accommodate the state's... Read more ...

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White doesn't believe UFC 252 will represent Daniel Cormier 's final fight. Cormier has said countless times leading up to Saturday's heavyweight title trilogy with Stipe... Read more ...

Darvish takes no-hitter into 7th, Cubs beat Brewers 4-2

Darvish takes no-hitter into 7th, Cubs beat Brewers 4-2

CHICAGO - Yu Darvish took a no-hitter into the seventh inning in his third straight dominant start, and the major league-leading Chicago Cubs defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2... Read more ...

Stars get late goal for 5-4 win over Flames to even series

Stars get late goal for 5-4 win over Flames to even series

EDMONTON, Alberta - Jamie Oleksiak scored with 40 seconds left in regulation as the Dallas Stars beat the Calgary Flames 5-4 Thursday night after blowing a two-goal lead in the... Read more ...