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  1. Protesters burn Mississippi flag, say it symbolizes racismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Protesters also burned a Mississippi state flag. The campaign, held the la... . Remnants of a Mississippi state flag burn in front of the Governor's Mansion after members of the Mississippi Poor People's Campaign burned it and a Confederate battle flag in protest in Jackson, Miss., Monday, June 18, 201... .

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  2. Some Amazon investors side with ACLU on facial recognitionRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2018 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    In nearly a quarter-century since NAFTA was approved, a complex chain of automotive parts makers has sprung up on both... . Members of the Mississippi Poor People's Campaign burn a Confederate battle flag at the Governor's Mansion in Jackson, Miss., Monday, June 18, 2018.

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  3. Civil rights icon Ruby Bridges: Ban assault weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Ruby Bridges, who faced threats and harassment when she integrated a southern school as a child several decades ago, said Friday that she is distressed by mass shootings in U.S. schools. "When I think about our babies today and them not being safe in school, I think that should be the next civil rights movement, you know, is to ban the assault weapons so that our babies can be safe," Bridges said.

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  4. Warning signs may have been missed in school shooting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Cruz was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, the day after opening fire with a semi-automatic weapon in t... . This photo provided by the Broward County Jail shows Nikolas Cruz.

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  5. Ex-Mississippi gov says he 'forgot' gun seized at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    FILE - In a July 18, 2016 file photo, former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour speaks during first day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Barbour says he will pay a fine after being arrested with a loaded ... JACKSON, Miss.

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  6. Snow slows or shuts down much of normally sunny Deep SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Heavy snow fell across several Southern states Friday. . Emmaline Dendinger enjoys a hearty bite of snow in her mid-Jackson, Miss., neighborhood, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017.

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  7. With Trump, some African Americans to skip Mississippi eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Lewis announced Thursday, Dec. 7 that he wo... . Work crews rush to set up a stage beside the state's two newest museums, the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 in Jackson, Miss.

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  8. Mississippi woman seeks parental rights in same-sex divorceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Strickland, whose wife had a son through in-vitro fertilizati... . Chris Strickland recalls the painful months without contact to her now six-year-old son, after she and her wife divorced, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, in Pearl, Miss.

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  9. APNewsBreak: NAACP names new leader for more active futureRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The NAACP turned to an insider Saturday to help bring the nation's oldest civil rights organization back to prominence. Derrick Johnson, 49, of Jackson, Mississippi, was hired as the NAACP's 19th president and CEO after having served as interim leader since July and previously as vice chairman of the NAACP board of directors.

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