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The Officer Who Fatally Shot Philando Castile Is Found Not Guilty

The verdict was reached Friday after four days of deliberation.

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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
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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.

0:55Confederate flag waving in the wind
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Confederate Monuments In Alabama Are Here To Stay

1:01Marijuana is displayed at a dispensary.
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Vermont's Governor Vetoes A Bill To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

0:54A woman picks up a can at a food pantry
Feeding America

Why It Matters What's In Food Pantries

1:29Richard Collins III's graduation gown
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Slain College Student Honored At What Would've Been His Graduation

2:37Flint, Michigan, water plant illuminated by moonlight
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'Terrified Of Our Taps,' Residents In Flint Still Live In Crisis

1:57Khem Khoeun, Skokie Park District commissioner
Newsy / Ben Schamisso

History Made: Cambodian-American Woman Elected To US Public Office

1:23New Orleans city worker starts to remove the Jefferson Davis monument.
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Alabama Bill Aims To Save Confederate Monuments From Being Torn Down

0:43NAACP President Cornell William Brooks
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The NAACP Wants A New President To Face Trump

0:56Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) listens to witnesses
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A Texas University Just Canceled Its Conservative Commencement Speaker

0:59U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions
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Attorney General Sessions Undoes Obama-Era Drug Policy

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Going Green Isn't Just For The Living

1:13Donald Trump speaks into a mic
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A Page Dedicated To Trump's Muslim Ban Has Been Removed From His Site

0:56A homeless man sits on the street
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San Francisco Gets Some Help Fighting Its Homelessness Problem