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‘Police Terror’ Protesters March in Downtown D.C.

Protesters against “police terror” marched in downtown D.C. Thursday.

01/15/2015

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Workshop in D.C. to Address Strategies for Stops By Police

Civil liberties groups are teaching District of Columbia residents about ways they can protect themselves during tense encounters with police.

01/15/2015

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Group Holds ‘Die-In’ at Wheaton Mall

A group of about 100 protesters gathered at Westfield Wheaton mall Thursday to stage a “die-in,” a type of protest that has been popular locally and elsewhere since a jury declined to indict Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.

01/01/2015

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2014 Top Stories of the Year

2014 Top Stories of the Year

12/23/2014

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Top Ten Stories Of 2014

The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local’s top ten news stories of 2014.

12/23/2014

Outrage In Missouri Town After Police Shooting Of 18-Yr-Old Man

Protest Blocks Streets in Downtown Baltimore

Protesters have been blocking roads and intersections in Baltimore to call for action after the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police.

12/13/2014

Thousands take part in the Justice for All March and Rally on Pennsylvania Avenue to the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on December 13, 2014, to protest the killings of unarmed African-Americans by police officers and the decisions by Grand Juries to not indict them. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Families of Michael Brown, Eric Garner Join Protesters in March on Washington

Protesters plan to converge on the nation’s capital Saturday to help bring attention to the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police and call for legislative action.

12/13/2014

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Questions Rising over Who’s in Charge of Protests

Who, if anyone, is leading the emerging movement around the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner — younger activists or legacy civil rights groups?

12/12/2014

Black congressional staffers hold their hands up as they pose for a group photo during a walkout December 11, 2014 on the steps of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. The staffers staged a walkout to protest over the recent Mike Brown and Eric Garner grand jury decisions.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Congressional Staffers Walk Out In Protest Of Michael Brown, Eric Garner Deaths

Congressional staffers walked out of their jobs on Capitol Hill Thursday to protest the grand jury decisions in the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.

12/11/2014

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Driving While Black? App Developers Aim to Help

Though the developers of the soon-to-be released “Driving While Black” smartphone application want motorists to download their product, there is a time when they definitely don’t want users searching for it.

12/11/2014

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