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MLK monument vandalized in Denver park during Black History Month

A monument honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. created by the nation's first Black astronaut-turned-sculptor was vandalized in a Denver park.
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    NEW YORK (AP) — President Joe Biden virtually addressed the Rev. Al Sharpton’s racial justice conference on Friday, telling a sympathetic crowd “we’ve kept our promises” as he ramps up efforts to energize Black voters who will be vital to his reelection bid this fall. Addressing several hundred attendees at the annual National Action Network Convention in New York, Biden ticked through a long list of what he said were some of his administration's key accomplishments for Black Americans. He detai

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  • NewsCBC

    Community group aims to restore former N.S. Black church

    When Vanessa Fells and a group of volunteers look at the site of a former historic Black church in Yarmouth, they can see the potential.But first they need to fix part of the roof.There is a hole in the roof, but contractors have said the building is sound otherwise, according to Fells, who spoke on behalf of a new volunteer board."We are trying to get things together as quickly as possible," she said, noting that roof is the priority.More than a year ago, Fells and other members of the town's B

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    Project to shore up Pompeii yields stunning black banquet hall, with frescoes of Trojan War figures

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    'Different to back home': Newcomers navigate what feels odd, undisciplined in Western education

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    Taking on black-market guns, Biden administration issues new rules on unlicensed dealers

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    A NASA telescope unlocked the mysteries of black holes. Now it's on the chopping block.

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    6 former Mississippi law officers sentenced in state court for torture of 2 Black men

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