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Tamara Gordon leads her 8th grader students in a history lesson during class in an overflow classroom at Beltsville Academy in Maryland, Oct. 5, 2010. Photo by Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post via Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — No one thinks it’ll be...
Gwen Carr, mother of Eric Garner, speaks during a news conference at the National Action Network in New York July 14, 2015. One day after settling a $5.9 million wrongful death case with New York City, the family of Eric Garner renewed calls to...
U.S. President Barack Obama poses for a photo with students as he departs after his remarks at Lehman College in New York May 4, 2015. During his remarks, Obama announced the creation of the new nonprofit organization My Brother’s Keeper...
FBI agents work the scene at the Armed Forces Career Center in Chattanooga, Tennessee July 16, 2015. Four Marines were killed on Thursday by a gunman who opened fire at two military offices in Chattanooga, Tennessee, before being fatally shot in an...
Jacques d’Amboise dances with kids on the roof of PS59 on the east side of Manhattan in New York City. D’Amboise, who founded the National Dance Institute, said he wanted to give as many kids as possible the opportunity for a dance...
Photo by Stephanie Keith /ReutersNEW YORK — Former U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm was sentenced Friday to 8 months in prison for tax evasion. The sentencing in Brooklyn before U.S. District Judge Pamela Chen follows Grimm’s guilty plea late last...