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From police chief to VP? Inside Val Demings’ unlikely path

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Val Demings has already been vice president.In 1972, the future Florida congresswoman was a young Black girl struggling to make...

Efforts underway in Alaska to remove statues of colonialists

As many in the Lower 48 call for statues of Confederate leaders to be removed amid a national reckoning on race, some Alaska residents...

From police chief to VP? Inside Val Demings’ unlikely path

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Val Demings has already been vice president.In 1972, the future Florida congresswoman was a young Black girl struggling to make...

Civil rights icon John Lewis remembered in his hometown

TROY, Ala. (AP) - Civil rights icon and longtime Georgia congressman John Lewis was remembered Saturday - in the rural Alabama county where his...

Civil rights icon John Lewis remembered in his hometown

TROY, Ala. (AP) - Civil rights icon and longtime Georgia congressman John Lewis was remembered Saturday - in the rural Alabama county where his...

Civil rights icon John Lewis remembered in his hometown

TROY, Ala. (AP) - Civil rights icon and longtime Georgia congressman John Lewis was remembered Saturday - in the rural Alabama county where his...

Civil rights icon John Lewis remembered in his hometown

TROY, Ala. (AP) - Civil rights icon and longtime Georgia congressman John Lewis was remembered Saturday - in the rural Alabama county where his...

Fight for police-free schools has been years in the making

PHOENIX (AP) - The group of protesters started out small, just a handful of students who told officials at school board meetings why they...

Portland struggles with liberal identity under nation’s gaze

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Images broadcast worldwide of Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler getting tear-gassed alongside protesters made him an overnight standard-bearer for the growing...

Segregation, King meeting set Lewis on quest for justice

TROY, Ala. (AP) - Eighteen-year-old John Lewis stepped off a Greyhound bus in Montgomery, Alabama, in 1958 after receiving a round-trip ticket from the...