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Foodie news: Bagel, coffee makers join forces for new Raleigh donut shop

A farewell ceremony was held in Brooklyn for a statue of George Floyd that stood in Flatbush since Juneteenth.

Cobra, bear incidents in Raleigh cost police more than $10,000

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New pick-up, drop-off zones to improve passenger safety in downtown Raleigh

Raleigh and Durham, NC are the second best places to live in the U.S. #BestPlaces 

26-year-old Victor Anthwan Kyle Junior was killed nearly a month ago following a Juneteenth celebration at the Heavenly Goat. @EricaFinkeTV  reports investigators still have very few tips.

Fort Worth's Opal Lee said on the Texas Senate floor Thursday that getting Juneteenth designated a national holiday wasn't "a me thing, but a we thing." She added, "There is so much more to do."

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Senate honors ‘Grandmother of Juneteenth’ with recommendation her portrait be hung on chamber wall

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Now that Juneteenth is a federal holiday, take a minute to learn about Opal Lee—the woman who did more than anyone to make it happen. Let’s follow her lead and try to leave our grandkids a better world than the one we came up in.

Juneteenth is henceforth considered a US holiday at Tesla & SpaceX

Happy Juneteenth! The first U.S. holiday that's illegal to teach about in 15 states.

We had previously scheduled our #MAGA  Rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, for June 19th – a big deal. Unfortunately, however, this would fall on the Juneteenth Holiday. Many of my African American friends and supporters have reached out to suggest that we consider changing the date out...

Juneteenth has never been a celebration of victory, or an acceptance of the way things are. It's a celebration of progress. It's an affirmation that despite the most painful parts of our history, change is possible––and there is still so much work to do.

Civil rights icon Angela Davis pumps her fist during a Juneteenth protest against police brutality as longshoremen shut down the Port of Oakland and 28 other ports along the west coast on Friday. Story:

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So. Let's set the stage... President Trump has chosen as the venue for his first rally in months, Tulsa, Oklahoma, site of a horrific massacre of African Americans. And he has set the date for June 19th, Juneteenth, a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

How about we nix Columbus Day and make Juneteenth a national holiday instead?

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