Barbers Telvis Fitzgerald (right) and Lavar Johnson discuss politics inside Presidential Cutz, a barbershop in Richmond, Va.

Black Virginia Voters Want More Sincere Apology From Gov. Northam

As Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam works on repairing his image, black voters in Richmond say he needs to make more direct appeals to the black community.

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26:41Memorial outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, a year after the attack that killed 17 students.

Parkland: One Year Later — A Newsy Special Report

1:17Jason Rezaian interviews with Newsy

To Jason Rezaian, Solitary Confinement Is Unjust And Inhumane

5:59Garden in front of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
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Reliving The Parkland Shooting With The People Who Were There

5:44Chris Wilson
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He Expected To Die By 21. Chris Wilson's 'Master Plan' Saved Him

4:02Maddy Wilford interning with the Broward County Hosptial
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Parkland Survivor Maddy Wilford Returns To Hospital — As An Intern

6:25Memorial to Nick Dworet who was shot and killed in the Parkland shooting
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For Some Parents Of Parkland Victims, Time Doesn't Heal All Wounds

2:33A mother and her baby
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How Working Mothers Are Impacted By Breastfeeding Discrimination

0:45A U.S. Army soldier salutes
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Lawmakers Introduce Bills To Allow Transgender Service Members

1:25U.S. Supreme Court
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Supreme Court Votes 5-4 To Block Louisiana Abortion Law For Now

0:49Frank Robinson stands with a statue commemorating his career prior to a Cleveland Indians-Kansas City Royals game.
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Baseball Legend Frank Robinson Has Died At 83

1:32Doctor examines pregnant woman
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Deciphering Fact From Fiction About New York's New Abortion Law

1:31President Donald Trump delivers the 2019 State of the Union address
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President Trump Outlines Plan To End HIV Epidemic In US

1:18Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren
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Elizabeth Warren Apologizes To Cherokee Nation For DNA Test

1:52Actor Jussie Smollett
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'Empire' Set Received White Powder Days Before Smollett Attack

1:17A medical center in an ICE detention facility
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

ICE Says It Got Court Order To Force Feed Detainees On Hunger Strike

6:11Jackie Robinson statue
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Remembering Jackie: A Conversation With Sharon Robinson

3:25A man on the South Side of Chicago receives coffee and clothes from The Night Ministry outreach bus
Newsy / Ben Schamisso

Helping The Homeless In Frigid Weather Goes Beyond Temporary Shelters

3:04'Laundromat Story Time' program in Chicago
Newsy / Jamal Andress

Wash And Learn: Laundromats And Libraries Are Fighting 'Book Deserts'

9:11U.S. Supreme Court justices
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'The Why' Explores: Do Supreme Court Cases Show A Shift?

2:04A U.S. Army soldier salutes during the national anthem
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How Much Do Transgender Troops Cost The Military?

3:06Hundreds converge on Washington, D.C. for the Women's March.
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Despite Cloud Of Controversy, Washington Women's March Draws Hundreds

0:43March For Life Banner
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Trump And Pence Speak At D.C. March For Life Rally

2:52Someone eating a salad
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'Diet Culture' Can Set Back People Recovering From Eating Disorders

2:28A protester tears up a genetically modified (GM) oil seed rape plant.
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Most People Know Less About GMOs Than They Think

2:34Donald Trump after signing First Step Act into law
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Trump's Govt. Shutdown Is Undermining His Own Criminal Justice Reform

2:19A couple exchanging vows at a wedding
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Ohio Just Toughened Its Laws On Child Marriage

1:07Cyntoia Brown in court
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After Serving 15 Years, Cyntoia Brown Is Granted Clemency By Governor

0:56Military members stand by American flags.
U.S. Air Force

Appeals Court Sides With Trump In Ban On Transgender Military Members

0:34A gender-neutral restroom sign

New York Introduces Gender-Neutral Option On Birth Certificates

0:54A person fills a syringe with heroin
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Washington DC Unveils Plan To Reduce Opioid Deaths