The state attorney general has dismissed voluntary manslaughter charges against Officer Randall Kerrick. The decision comes one week after his voluntary manslaughter trial ended in a mistrial.
The N.C. Transportation Museum is observing the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation as well as passage of the 13th Amendment with an exhibit of the struggles of slaves in the state.
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Friday marks the 52nd anniversary of the I Have A Dream speech, given by Martin Luther King Jr. on on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial during the March on Washington for jobs and freedom. More than 250,000 people attended the demonstration.
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