Tuesday, November 30, 2021
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The trials of Kyle Rittenhouse and three men accused of killing Ahmaud Arbery had vastly different outcomes. But coming just days apart, they laid bare a dangerous and long-running current in the fight for racial equality: the move by some white Americans to grab guns and take their own stan…

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When the U.S. government allowed so-called hero pay for frontline workers as a possible use of pandemic relief money, it suggested occupations that could be eligible, from farm workers and child care staff to janitors and truck drivers.

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A federal judge appointed by then Republican President George W. Bush quickly rejected Florida’s request to block a Biden administration requirement that workers at hospitals, nursing homes and other health care providers be vaccinated against COVID-19.

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A judge on Monday officially exonerated four young Black men of the false accusation that they raped a white woman seven decades ago, making partial and belated amends for one of the greatest miscarriages of justice of Florida’s Jim Crow era.

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Louisiana officials granted parole last Wednesday to Henry Montgomery, whose Supreme Court case was instrumental in extending the possibility of freedom to hundreds of people sentenced to life in prison without the opportunity for parole when they were juveniles.

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Julius Jones’ execution was halted Thursday, less than four hours before he was scheduled to receive a lethal injection following outcry over doubts about evidence at his murder trial nearly 20 years ago.

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More than half a century after the assassination of Malcolm X, two of his convicted killers were exonerated Thursday after decades of doubt about who was responsible for the civil rights icon’s death.

Friday, November 19, 2021
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Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted of all charges Friday after pleading self-defense in the deadly Kenosha shootings that became a flashpoint in the debate over guns, vigilantism and racial injustice in the U.S.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021
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It came down to just five votes, but Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick is the declared winner of the Democratic primary to replace U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings in Congress. Her victory in Florida’s 20th Congressional District was announced late Friday by Broward County Supervisor of Elections Joe Scott.