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George Floyd mural in downtown Houston vandalized with racial slur

8 minutes ago   |   ABC

Someone wrote the words, "N***** lives don't matter" across the mural located on Chartres and Bell Streets.
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No Small Matter: Six Tips for a Successful Grass Roots Release

No Small Matter: Six Tips for a Successful Grass Roots Release

20 minutes ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

The past year has thrown everything but the kitchen sink at filmmakers, disrupting distribution timelines, cutting the legs out from under theaters, and depriving our community...
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New bookstore focusing on comics, graphic novels coming to Brewers Hill

New bookstore focusing on comics, graphic novels coming to Brewers Hill

24 minutes ago   |   WBALTV

A new bookstore will specialize in graphic novels and comics, with a particular focus on works by women, Black, indigenous or people of color authors and members of the queer...
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Hogan says Maryland has not seen fatigue in COVID-19 vaccinations

Hogan says Maryland has not seen fatigue in COVID-19 vaccinations

24 minutes ago   |   WBALTV

Gov. Larry Hogan toured Thursday the mass vaccination site on the campus of Frederick Community College.
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Should a Schoolteacher Be Punished for Going to the Capitol Riot?

38 minutes ago   |   Slate

Inside the political debate that divided a tony Orange County community.
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The US Senate has officially passed an anti-Asian hate crimes bill

The US Senate has officially passed an anti-Asian hate crimes bill

46 minutes ago   |   KCRA   |   3 articles

The bill denouncing discrimination against Asian communities in the United States passed with a vote of 94-to-1.
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James V. ‘Cap'n Jim' McMahan Jr., retired radio executive, former member of Harford County Council and community activist, dies

1 hour ago   |   Baltimore Sun

James V. "Cap'n Jim" McMahan, a retired radio executive and civic activist who was named a Harford County Living Treasure, has died at 82.
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Senate Passes Bill to Target Anti-Asian Hate Crimes

1 hour ago   |   NY Times   |   3 articles

The bipartisan vote amounts to the first legislative action either chamber of Congress has taken to bolster law enforcement's response to rising attacks on the Asian-American...
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Pennsylvania plans to lean on community pharmacies to help fight vaccine hesitancy

Pennsylvania plans to lean on community pharmacies to help fight vaccine hesitancy

2 hours ago   |   WGAL

WGAL News 8 coronavirus coverage
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The Proven but Hidden Climate Solution | Opinion

2 hours ago   |   Newsweek

The international community must work harder to incorporate Indigenous knowledge into climate and forest solutions.
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US mortgage rates fall below 3% for first time since February as housing...

US mortgage rates fall below 3% for first time since February as housing market cools

Summary List Placement The headline mortgage rate's plunge below 3% last year was a big deal. It added fuel to a housing market boom that continues to this day. The rate... Read more ...

The US Senate has officially passed an anti-Asian hate crimes bill

The US Senate has officially passed an anti-Asian hate crimes bill

The bill denouncing discrimination against Asian communities in the United States passed with a vote of 94-to-1. Read more ...

UK lawmakers pass motion saying China committing genocide

UK lawmakers pass motion saying China committing genocide

LONDON - British lawmakers on Thursday approved a parliamentary motion declaring that China's policies against its Uyghur minority population in the far western Xinjiang region... Read more ...

Senate passes anti-Asian American hate crime bill

Senate passes anti-Asian American hate crime bill

The Senate on Thursday passed an anti-hate crimes bill aimed at addressing a surge in attacks on Asian Americans amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The measure, which would create a... Read more ...

Pennsylvania Lottery scratch-off ticket worth $1 million sold in Berks County

Pennsylvania Lottery scratch-off ticket worth $1 million sold in Berks County

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DeSantis sued over Florida's new ‘anti-riot' law

DeSantis sued over Florida's new ‘anti-riot' law

A social justice group has filed a lawsuit against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis two days after he signed a bill to create tougher penalties for people who participate in violent... Read more ...

Daunte Wright to be eulogized today at Minneapolis funeral

Daunte Wright to be eulogized today at Minneapolis funeral

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Why some NFL players might not change numbers for 2021 season despite new...

Why some NFL players might not change numbers for 2021 season despite new uniform rules

While the league passed new rules to relax uniform numbers for certain position groups, players still have a few hills to run before being able to switch. Here's why Read more ...

House Votes To Make D.C. The 51st State

House Votes To Make D.C. The 51st State

D.C. is now closer to winning statehood than it has ever been, but the Senate's approval is far from certain. Read more ...

Countering Biden, Senate Republicans Unveil Smaller $568 Billion...

Countering Biden, Senate Republicans Unveil Smaller $568 Billion Infrastructure Plan

The five-year spending outline is much more narrowly focused on traditional infrastructure than the president's sweeping proposal. (Image credit: Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty... Read more ...