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August 28, 2013

UN chief says to hold off on Syria attack

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said Wednesday that U.N. inspectors should be allowed...
August 28, 2013

Oprah, other celebs show up for MLK anniversary

Oprah Winfrey says half a century after begging her mother to go to the March on Washington, she...
August 28, 2013

Civil rights activist compares court justices to KKK

A civil rights activist said Wednesday that a recent Supreme Court decision is reminiscent of the...
August 28, 2013

Jamie Foxx: Kanye should be this generation's MLK

Actor Jamie Foxx on Wednesday called on fellow entertainers like Kanye West and Jay Z to become...
August 28, 2013

Coulter: Obama considering strike in Syria to not 'look like an idiot'

Ann Coulter late Tuesday said President Obama is only considering a military strike in Syria so he...
August 28, 2013

CBC Chair: Up to Congress to make sure no child goes hungry

Congressional Black Caucus Chairwoman Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio) said Wednesday that it was up to...
August 28, 2013

Fifty years later, Bill Russell participates in March on Washington

Boston Celtics great Bill Russell on Wednesday spoke to the crowd on the Mall, 50 years after he...
August 28, 2013

Clinton: MLK would be 'pleased' by racial progress

Former President Clinton said Martin Luther King Jr. would be "pleased that America is more diverse...
August 28, 2013

Snyder defends Michigan's embrace of Medicaid expansion

Michigan's Republican governor said he saw no reason to reject pieces of ObamaCare if they can help...
August 28, 2013

McCain scolds White House for 'crazy' leaks on Syria air strikes

Sen. John McCain on Wednesday expressed outrage over leaks related to possible air strikes on Syria...

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