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Today in history: Juneteenth celebrates 1865 freedom for slaves

This still popularly observed African American celebration honors the day when slaves in Texas heard they had been freed.

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Sanders: Main job now is to defeat Trump

"We do not need a candidate who has bigotry as the cornerstone of his campaign," he said in an online address streamed across the nation.

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AFL-CIO endorses Hillary Clinton for President

"Hillary Clinton has proven herself as a champion of the labor movement and we will be the driving force to elect her President of the United States."

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Elizabeth Warren: Some on Wall Street should be in handcuffs

Stiff fines of millions of dollars will not change the financial fraud that produced the Great Recession, Senator Elizabeth Warren said.

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Trump and the GOP backing him use tragedy to push hate

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has sunk to new lows in bigotry, fear mongering and slander.

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New push underway to get Congress to end the Cuba blockade

The blockade continues to hurt the interests of ordinary people in Cuba by the strain it puts on the Cuban economy. 

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Biden: Trump a threat to Constitution, judiciary and nation

"This kind of conduct is pernicious and oppressive. One legal commentator says it smacks of authoritarianism and tyranny. I agree."

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Trump’s contempt for courts is matched by Ryan and McConnell

Legal experts across the country are saying Trump is guilty of "endangering the independence of the judiciary."

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Clinton makes history: First woman to be major party’s presidential nominee

This moment was celebrated across the nation; parents made sure their young daughters understood the significance of this win.

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Bugs in space and tax cheats

Amazing - we can now spot a bug in space. So how come we can't spot people who cheat on their taxes right here on terra firma in the USA?

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