An "I Love Ferguson" yard sign

Beyond Ferguson: 'We're Not Ready To Give Up'

The I Love Ferguson Committee has contributed more than $140,000 to help Ferguson businesses rebuild after protests and clashes with police.

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Sen. Bernie Sanders
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Bernie Sanders Bought A New Home; Naturally, People Had A Lot To Say

A man fills out the federal background check paperwork to purchase a gun.
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How Many Guns Slip Through Background Check Loopholes?

Photo of a statue of the scales of justice.
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New Rule Bans Lawyers From Making Sexist Comments In The Courtroom

A protester holds up his hands as police in riot gear pass through during a march in honor of Freddie Gray on April 25, 2015
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DOJ Finds Baltimore Police Dept. Has History Of Violating Civil Rights

Pine Lawn has been wrapped in scandal for the better part of a decade, with corrupt officials and a corrupt court system.

Beyond Ferguson: Pine Lawn's Much-Needed Reform Comes Via 'The People'

Ahmed Mohamed arrives for a news conference outside the U.S. Capitol.
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'Clock Kid' Ahmed Mohamed Sues School District For Rights Violations

The Ferguson Commission has been doubted from the beginning.

Beyond Ferguson: Where 'The Wheels Of Justice Turn Slow'

A line of protesters and police wearing riot gear meet face to face on a street.
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Justice Department Revamps How It Gets Arrest-Related Death Info

A sign for Normandy, Missouri, is in the foreground with cars and Normandy City Hall in the background.

Beyond Ferguson: Municipal Courts Are Still A Problem In Missouri

Marco Rubio at an event in South Carolina.
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Marco Rubio Opposes Abortions For Women With Zika

The Gadsden flag is flown during a rally to protest government corruption in Flint, Michigan.
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Is The Gadsden Flag Racist? That's Up To The Government

Rose where Michael Brown was shot and killed in Ferguson, Missouri

Beyond Ferguson: Stories Of North County

George Zimmerman in court.
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George Zimmerman Says Talking About Trayvon Martin Got Him Punched

Paul Ryan speaks at a microphone.
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Immigration Union Hits Paul Ryan Over Spending Bill Support

Alicia Keys' braided hair is seen as she talks to reporters.
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Kentucky School Called Racist For Banning Dreadlocks and 'Cornrolls'

Cells passed back and forth between humans and animals
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Scientists Are Pushing Ahead With Human-Animal Hybrid Research

President Barack Obama, daughter Malia Obama, first lady Michelle Obama and daughter Sasha Obama sit for a portrait.
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President Barack Obama Isn't Afraid To Let His Feminist Flag Fly

The Supreme Court building.
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Supreme Court Temporarily Blocks Transgender Bathroom Ruling

A young girl holds a sign at the funeral service for Sandra Bland.
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Korryn Gaines' Death Raises Questions Of Policing, Media Coverage

Vice President Joe Biden stands between the happy couple. All three men are wearing suits with ties.
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VP Joe Biden Just Officiated His First Wedding For A Same-Sex Couple

Judge Amber Wolf on the phone with jail officials
Jefferson District Court

This Defendant Wasn't Wearing Pants, And The Judge Was Livid

Gay rights activist Harvey Milk sits in the mayor's office.
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The US Navy Is Honoring Gay Rights Activist Harvey Milk

Chelsea Clinton speaks on behalf of her mother.
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What Chelsea Clinton Finds 'Most Offensive' About The GOP Platform

A man donates blood.
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FDA Mulls A Change To Its Policy Against Some Gay Men Donating Blood

Sarah McBride is the first openly transgender person to ever address a major party convention.
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Meet The First Out Trans Woman To Speak At A Major Party Convention

An abandoned car repair business is behind a fence in East Cleveland.
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Can Merging With Cleveland Save This Forgotten City?

Supporters of legalized marijuana march through Philadelphia with a giant joint ahead of the Democratic National Convention.
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Marijuana Activists Brought 2 Massive (Fake) Joints To The DNC Party

Michael Jordan #23 of the Chicago Bulls looks on during the game. Mandatory Credit: Ken Levine /Allsport
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Michael Jordan Breaking His History Of Silence Is A Really Big Deal

Breaion King is arrested as seen from a screenshot from Austin Police Department dashcam.
Austin Police Department

Victim Of Police Violence And Police Chief Agree There's A Problem

The Gateway Arch is seen as the flooding Mississippi River runs in front of it in St. Louis, Missouri.
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In St. Louis, Achieving The American Dream Is Harder In Minority Areas