A demonstration of a child soldier holding a gun

Group Says US List Of Countries Who Use Child Soldiers Isn't Complete

Every year, the U.S. State Department lists countries who use child soldiers, but one group says two countries are missing from the 2017 list.

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Three Chicago Cops Indicted In Cover-Up Of Laquan McDonald Shooting

0:58People read in a public library
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Millennials Are More Likely To Head To The Library Than Other Adults

1:17California and U.S. flags
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California Has Its Own Travel Ban, And It's Expanding

0:53A U.S. soldier in training
U.S. Army

The Military Might Delay Policy That Lets Transgender People Enlist

1:07Body Cam Footage From Officer Ray Tensing
University of Cincinnati Police Department

Judge Declares Another Mistrial For Ex-Cop Who Fatally Shot Sam DuBose

0:38A sign for the city limit of Ferguson, Missouri.
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Ferguson Settles Wrongful Death Suit With Michael Brown's Family

1:16Naturalization Ceremony at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum
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SCOTUS: 'Immaterial' Lies Don't Warrant Denaturalization Of Immigrants

1:25Dashcam video of Philando Castile's shooting
Ramsey County

Here's Dashcam Video Of What Happened Before Philando Castile Was Shot

1:14Demonstrators protest Russian anti-LGBTQ laws
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Human Rights Court Claims Russian Law Encourages Homophobia

1:25Charleena Lyles was shot and killed by Seattle Police
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Seattle Police Shoot And Kill Pregnant Woman In Her Home

0:46Protesters in St. Paul protest not guilty verdict in Philando Castile case
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Thousands Protest Verdict Handed To Officer Who Shot Philando Castile

0:42A family enjoys a water park
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A Water Park Is Making A Splash For Inclusivity And Accessibility

0:36Sign hangs on a telephone pole
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The Officer Who Fatally Shot Philando Castile Is Found Not Guilty

1:26A chimpanzee sits in a cage on the back of a truck
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Only 72 Of Nearly 600 Lab Chimpanzees Have Been Moved To Sanctuaries

1:26Dwight McKissic, African-American Pastor, proposes condemnation of "alt-right"
Southern Baptist Convention

'Alt-Right' Condemned By Southern Baptist Convention

0:58Former Uber Board member David Bonderman
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Board Member's Comment About Women Highlights Uber's Troubles — Again

6:49The Dru Project Logo
The Dru Project

The Dru Project: A Glimmer Of Hope After The Pulse Nightclub Shooting

7:04People dressed as angels stand outside Pulse nightclub.
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Shooting At Pulse Nightclub Isn't Considered A Hate Crime. But Why?

9:48Christine Leinonen with her son Christopher Andrew Leinonen
Christine Leinonen

Pulse Shooting Victim's Mother Calls For Ban On Assault Weapons

2:38Kimber Smith stands in the FEMA Diamond travel trailer park
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States With More Black People Hold On Tighter To Welfare Money

2:16Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos testifies.
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DeVos Won't Commit To Banning LGBTQ Discrimination At Private Schools

0:49Kids at a center with free breakfast and lunch
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How Texts Could Help Hungry Kids Get Free Food

2:00A human "book" and attendee interact at a human library
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The Human Library Movement: Where People Are The Books To 'Read'

1:12Eli Harold, Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid kneel during the national anthem
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One NFL Coach Says Colin Kaepernick Deserves A Job

0:55Period emoji
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One Group Wants To Make Period Emoji A Thing

0:49A homeless woman in Los Angeles
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Homelessness In Los Angeles Is Still A Growing Problem

1:17LeBron James plays basketball
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Police Are Investigating A Potential Hate Crime Against LeBron James

1:01Tamir Rice
WEWS

Cleveland Fires The Police Officer Who Shot And Killed Tamir Rice

0:51A person puts a confederate flag in a fire pit
WXYZ

Why These People Burned The Confederate Flag

4:25Two children affected by inequality in nationality laws
Equal Rights Trust

Citizenship Isn't A Given. Women In Some Countries Can't Pass It Down.