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Investigation to be launched into Louisville mayor's handling of Breonna Taylor case

A Louisville council intends to launch an investigation into how Mayor Greg Fischer's administration handled the police shooting of Breonna Taylor.

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1:14pm PDT - June 29th, 2020

Trump posts video of couple brandishing guns towards protesters - Reuters

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday posted a video showing a Missouri couple brandishing guns towards protesters calling for police reforms, again accentuating racial tensions in America.

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9:55am PDT - June 29th, 2020

Changing the state flag is not about forgetting Mississippi’s past. It’s about acknowledging it. - The Washington Post

  1. Changing the state flag is not about forgetting Mississippi’s past. It’s about acknowledging it.  The Washington Post
  2. Mississippi to remove state flag, the last to display the Confederate battle emblem  CBS News
  3. Mississippi state l…

    mississippi flag - The Washington Post
    8:54am PDT - June 29th, 2020

Mississippi lawmakers vote to (finally) remove Confederate symbol in state flag

On Sunday, Mississippi lawmakers voted to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag.  The bill calling for its removal passed 91-23 in the state House and 37-14 in the state Senate.  Before Sunday's vote, Mississippi's state flag was the only s…

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8:47am PDT - June 29th, 2020

What we know, and what's next, for the bill to change the Mississippi state flag

The Mississippi Legislature overwhelmingly approved to remove the Confederate emblem from its state flag this weekend. Here's what we know.

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6:05am PDT - June 29th, 2020

Mississippi to remove state flag, the last to display the Confederate battle emblem

In 2001, voters decided two to one in a ballot measure to keep the flag as is, many arguing it was a nod to their ancestors who fought for Mississippi in the Civil War.

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5:04am PDT - June 29th, 2020

Mark Emmert: NCAA Open to Hosting Championships in Mississippi After Flag Change

NCAA President Mark Emmert said the organizing body would once again be open to having championships in Mississippi after state legislators passed a bill to remove the Confederate emblem from the state flag...

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9:20pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi state legislature passes bill to remove confederate symbol from state flag in historic vote

The Mississippi state legislature on Sunday passed a bill to remove the Confederate emblem from their flag in a historic referendum on the only remaining state flag to feature the Confederate insignia.

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6:24pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

US state votes to strip Confederate sign from flag

The southern state of Mississippi is the last in the US to feature the emblem on its flag.

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6:09pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi votes to remove Confederate emblem from state flag

The state is the last in the US with a flag that has the controversial Confederate battle emblem as part of its design.

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5:50pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi lawmakers vote to remove Confederate emblem from state flag - Reuters

Mississippi lawmakers have voted to remove a symbol of the pro-slavery Confederacy from the Deep South state's flag, the latest symbol of racism to come down amid outrage at the police killing of George Floyd, a Black man, in Minnesota.

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5:30pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi Lawmakers Vote to Remove Confederate Battle Emblem From State Flag

Gov. Tate Reeves said he would sign the bill if it obtained approval from the state’s legislators.

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5:27pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi lawmakers vote to remove the Confederate symbol from state flag

  • The Mississippi House and Senate voted on Sunday to remove the Confederate emblem from their flag.
  • According to Associated Press, Mississippi's legislative bodies received bipartisan support on Sunday afternoon to change their state flag — t…

    mississippi flag - Business Insider
    5:00pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi lawmakers vote to remove the Confederate symbol from state flag - Business Insider

Mississippi is the last US state to feature the Confederate emblem on its flag, and its removal follows largescale protests against systemic racism.

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5:00pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi lawmakers vote to remove the Confederate symbol from state flag - Business Insider

Mississippi is the last US state to feature the Confederate emblem on its flag, and its removal follows largescale protests against systemic racism.

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5:00pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi legislators vote to remove Confederate battle emblem from state flag

The state had faced mounting pressure to change its flag during the past month amid international protests against racial injustice in the United States.

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4:54pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi Legislature Passes Bill to Change State Flag - The Wall Street Journal

  1. Mississippi Legislature Passes Bill to Change State Flag  The Wall Street Journal
  2. Mississippi to remove state flag, the last to display the Confederate battle emblem  CBS News
  3. Mississippi state legislature passes bill to remove con…

    mississippi flag - The Wall Street Journal
    4:37pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi lawmakers vote to remove rebel emblem from state flag

Republican Gov. Tate Reeves has said he will sign the bill.

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4:27pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi Senate votes 37-14 to remove Confederate symbol from state flag

Democratic senator John Horhn said changing the flag would not solve the effects of the country’s racist past

mississippi flag - The Hindu
4:26pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi Lawmakers Vote To Remove Confederate Symbol From State Flag

The state House and Senate voted to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state's flag — the last in the country to include the hate symbol.

mississippi flag - The Huffington Post
4:25pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi lawmakers vote to remove Confederate symbol from state flag | TheHill

Mississippi’s state Senate on Sunday joined its House of Representatives in voting to pass l...

mississippi flag - The Hill
4:17pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi Legislature passes bill to eliminate Confederate symbol from state flag

Mississippi lawmakers voted to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag, a symbol that has flown for more than 120 years.

mississippi flag - NBC News
4:08pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi to remove state flag, the last to display the Confederate battle emblem

In 2001, voters decided two to one in a ballot measure to keep the flag as is, many arguing it was a nod to their ancestors who fought for Mississippi in the Civil War.

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3:59pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Mississippi votes to remove Confederate symbol from state flag

US News: The measure passed with a 91-23 majority vote in the House of Representatives, triggering cheers in the Senate gallery. A few hours later, the Senate

mississippi flag - The Times of India
1:52pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

US state moves to strip Confederate sign from flag

The southern state of Mississippi is the last in the US to feature the emblem on its flag.

mississippi flag - Google News
2:34am PDT - June 28th, 2020