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From the Vault: Revisiting the Virginia gubernatorial race

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November 7, 2017
Republican Ed Gillespie and Democrat Ralph Northam are battling in one of the tightest races of 2017.
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From the Vault: Revisiting U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's controversial 2014 release

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October 16, 2017
Three years after his release from Taliban captivity, U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl pleaded guilty Monday to desertion and misbehavior.
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Edith Windsor, who fought to overturn DOMA, dies at 88

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June 28, 2013
“I lived with and loved Thea Spyer for more than four decades in love and joy.”
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From the Vault: President Barack Obama signs DACA

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September 6, 2017
As lawmakers debate the future of these immigrants, we take a look back to our June 15, 2012 show, when President Obama first signed DACA.
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Race Card Project: “Must we forget our Confederate ancestors?”

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June 26, 2015
The 2015 Charleston church shooting that left nine African Americans dead sparked a national debate about Civil War artifacts including the Confederate flag. Michele Norris of The Race Card Project shares several six-word essays about why some people hold on tightly to their ancestry. “Must we forget our Confederate ancestors?” Jesse from Charlottesville, Virginia wrote.
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Race Card Project: Pain and Anguish

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June 26, 2015
After a gunman killed nine people in a Charleston, South Carolina church in 2015, Michele Norris of The Race Card Project shared the “pain and anguish” being felt across the country. “Tired of saying that we matter” and “Don’t ask me to just forget” were just two of the six-word essays shared on both sides of the issue.
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The 2011 shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords

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June 14, 2017
On Wednesday, a lone gunman opened fire at the Congressional Baseball Game practice. We remember a similar event in 2011, when Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) was seriously injured in a mass shooting in her home state.
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President Obama Meets Pope Francis

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March 28, 2014
In light of President Trump's meeting with Pope Francis Wednesday, we look back at President Obama’s first meeting with the pope back in 2014.
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President Clinton Fires FBI Director

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July 23, 1993
President Trump fired FBI Director Comey. The last director dismissed was by Clinton in 1993.
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