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11 hours agoMall of America announces plan to reopen on June 10 -- The nation's largest mall, which has been closed for nearly three months due to the coronavirus, previously delayed reopening due to unrest following George Floyd's death.
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1 day agoHigher unemployment rates impact black workers -- Blacks and Latinos occupy many of the frontline service-sector jobs that saw higher unemployment in recent weeks. -- Jun 5
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9 hours agoA vibrant city neighborhood burned and looted and heartbroken -- Bustling, diverse Lake Street was preparing to reopen from coronavirus closings, only to be looted and burned. -- Jun 1
4 days agoAlexis Ohanian resigns from Reddit board, donates $1M -- "I'm saying this as a father who needs to be able to answer his black daughter when she asks, 'What did you do?'," the Reddit co-founder said. -- Jun 5
9 hours agoProtests underscore worsening racial wealth gaps: "Justifiable anger" -- Black families have struggled to match the gains enjoyed by white families, even in progressive cities like Minneapolis. -- Jun 2
3 days agoTrump hails jobs numbers and "equality," says it's a "great day" for Floyd -- President Trump declared victory over improving unemployment numbers and a week of protests, saying the George Floyd is looking down on the progress. -- Jun 5
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