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Obama Again Wading Into Racially Charged Matter That Has Riveted Nation

For President Barack Obama, the intersection of race and the law has revealed both the pitfalls and the power of wading into these delicate matters as the nation’s first black president.

08/15/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama greets Rev Al Sharpton as he arrives to speak at the 20th anniversary National Action Network Gala on April 6, 2011 at a hotel in New York City. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Sharpton: ‘Many Of Us Are Frustrated’ Obama Hasn’t Brought Up Race Card More Often

Civil rights leader Al Sharpton responded to President Obama’s recent comments on the racial effect to his approval numbers by stating that he believes the president doesn’t bring up “the race card” enough.

01/22/2014

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Va. Attorney General’s Race Remains Undecided Day Later

The race for attorney general in Virginia remains undecided, with a recount looking increasingly likely.

11/06/2013

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Maryland Election 2013 Roundup

The votes are in and we have the latest results from races in Maryland: Annapolis Mayor Republican candidate Michael Pantelides leads by a slim margin of 84 votes over incumbent Joshua Cohen. Pantelides received 3,728 […]

11/06/2013

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McAuliffe Seeks to Win Race that Eluded Him Before

This time out, Democrat Terry McAuliffe’s campaign strategy came down to three points: dramatically outspend the opponent, take advantage of outside factors and keep his outsized persona to himself.

11/01/2013

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More Than 30,000 Hit Streets for Marine Corps Marathon

Thousands of racers from around the world showed up bright and early Sunday morning to run in the 38th Marine Corps Marathon.

10/27/2013

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‘The Amazing Race’ Returns With New Cast

The CBS competition series is back for its 23rd installment, with 11 new teams embarking on a race around the world for a chance at winning $1 million.

08/29/2013

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Poll: Many Americans Have No Friends of a Different Race

Many Americans, especially white Americans, have no friends outside of their own racial group, according to a new Reuters poll.

08/13/2013

People march in Washington on July 19, 2013 during a demonstration against the acquittal of George Zimmermann in the killing of unarmed Florida teen Trayvon Martin. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Civil Rights Attorney: US ‘Almost Retarded When It Comes To Dealing With Race’

When President Barack Obama told the nation on Friday that slain black teenager Trayvon Martin could have been him 35 years ago, many black Americans across the nation nodded their head in silent understanding.

07/20/2013

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Report: Analysts Find Segregation in Maryland Schools

A published report says Maryland’s public schools are becoming more racially segregated as the state’s student population grows more diverse.

04/18/2013

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